Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Increased trade, aid, investment, and diplomatic engagement between China and both Costa Rica and Panama signal a more general projection of Chinese economic and political standards in international trade policy, writes Sophie...
America, General, Asia, China
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
A Chinese envoy on Tuesday urged countries to make the goal of poverty reduction their top priority.
"Since reducing poverty is the primary goal of the 2030 Agenda, countries must set this goal as the top priority," said Wu Haitao, charge d'affaires...
Monday, July 10, 2017
Mothers in the Tibet autonomous region are set to enjoy the longest maternity leave in China, Beijing News reported. The local authority has granted women one-year paid maternity leave, while Tibetan fathers are eligible for 30 day's paternity leave....
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Today the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has welcomed a US$5 million contribution from the Government of China to support 420,000 refugees living in camps in northern Kenya.
After more than a year of ration cuts caused by a shortage...
Africa, Kenya, Asia, China
Sunday, May 29, 2016
BEIJING: Grappling with the world's biggest senior citizen population, China's President Xi Jinping held a high-level meeting with officials after the number of people above 60 years in the world's most populous country crossed 220 million, 16 per cent...
Thursday, May 19, 2016
There is a gap of $61 million every year in India required to get the poor to the level of earning $3.10 per capita per day, with a global requirement of $600 billion per year, through social transfers to eradicate poverty, a new UN labour agency report...
America, Brazil, Asia, China, India, Europe, France