Posts Tagged ‘Xi Jinping’

Disturbing video shows Hong Kong cop shooting protester in the chest

A Hong Kong cop shot a protester in the chest with a live round Tuesday after demonstrators attacked his unit during clashes that coincided with a celebration by the territory’s Chinese rulers of the 70th anniversary of the People’s Republic. “An officer discharged his firearm after coming under attack and a protester was struck in […]

China Opens New £13.5bn ‘World Biggest’ Airport In Beijing [PHOTOS]

…Designed To Handle 72million Passengers Each Year Chinese president Xi Jinping has presided over the inauguration of a second international airport for Beijing with a terminal billed as the world’s biggest. Beijing Daxing International Airport, built in less than five years for 120 billion yuan (£13.5 billion/$16.8 billion), is designed to handle 72 million passengers […]

Chinese President wants Trump to lift ban on Huawei before making a trade deal

Chinese President Xi Jinping is about to make a risky gamble to try to end the years-long trade spat between his country and the United States: asking President Donald Trump to end US pressure on Chinese communications giant Huawei in return for Beijing finally agreeing to a trade deal (maybe). In 2018, Trump initiated an […]

Buhari To Meet Chinese President in South Africa in Bid to Renew Strained Economic Ties

President Muhammadu Buhari will be in South Africa on Thursday to participate in the Forum on China/Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) taking place in Johannesburg, December 4-5, 2015. President Muhammadu Buhari will follow up his meeting with the Chinese leader Xi Jinping which took place on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly meeting in November […]