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China media lauds 'momentous' trade truce but questions linger

Dec 03, 2018 - 2:33 PM

Asian stock markets open higher after US President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping agreed on the sidelines of a G20 summit in Argentina at the weekend to hold off on imposing new tariffs while negotiators seek a deal

G20. US President Donald Trump (R) and China's President Xi Jinping (L) along with members of their delegations, hold a dinner meeting at the end of the G20 Leaders' Summit in Buenos Aires, on December 01, 2018. Photo by Saul Loeb/AFP

'Null and void': Chinese media slam West Philippine Sea ruling

Jul 12, 2016 - 7:15 PM

Media organizations from Beijing describe the ruling as ill founded and accuse the arbitral tribunal of being law abusing

China firm apologizes for racist detergent ad

May 29, 2016 - 8:31 PM

For the harm caused to the African people because of the spread of the advert and the over amplification by the media we express our apology says Shanghai Leishang Cosmetics

Chinese firm behind racist detergent ad tells critics to lighten up

May 28, 2016 - 4:45 PM

The commercial – which has gone viral in the West – features a black man who transformed into a fair skinned Asian man after being forced into a washing machine

RACIST? This screenshot is from a Chinese detergent commercial showing a black man stuffed into a washing machine and transformed into a fair-skinned Asian

China media is silent 50 years after Cultural Revolution

May 16, 2016 - 7:46 PM

May 16 marks half a century since the 1966 declaration of the movement But the People s Daily mouthpiece of the ruling Communist Party carried no articles about the anniversary

50TH ANNIVERSARY. A picture made available May 12, 2016 shows a vendor sitting beside a stall that displays various items depicting the late Chinese leader Mao Zedong at the Panjiayuan flea market in Beijing, China, May 8, 2016. The 50th anniversary of the Cultural Revolution falls on May 16, although this chapter in China's history is not openly discussed in the mainland due to accounts of persecution that happened during the period against intellectuals deemed enemies of the state. Photo by Rolex Dela Pena/EPA

That's what Xi said? China state media scolded for typo

Dec 07, 2015 - 8:36 PM

Staff at the state run China News Service switched two Chinese characters with similar sounds

Chinese President Xi Jinping. EPA file photo

Speaking truth to power is an Asian value

Nov 26, 2014 - 7:38 AM

Sheila Coronel: Investigative journalists are the bearers of a proud tradition Like priests we perform the culturally sanctioned rituals of exposure and shaming The gods are on our side Let no one tell us otherwise

China documentary: What's in store for PH, ASEAN?

Mar 26, 2014 - 3:41 PM

The stark contrast between China s diplomacy and its domestic publicity on the South China Sea only serves to support rather than blunt the Philippines case

Censored China paper insists on right to truth

Jan 02, 2014 - 1:22 PM

A year after a censorship row with the Chinese government a Chinese newspaper asserts its right to express the truth industrially

China media slams Japan over island dispute

Aug 20, 2012 - 12:11 PM

China s state media criticize Tokyo a day after Japanese nationalists landed on a disputed island warning of the damage to bilateral ties