SCO Foreign and Defense ministers meeting in Beijing this Tuesday underlined how terrorism and protectionism mark the twin-challenge for most of these Eurasian nations. While China has emerged as the strongest protagonist supporting free trade against increasing protectionist impulses of Western nations – and was recognized as such at least since President Xi Jinping's Davos speech in January 2016 – fighting terrorism remains the pet project in all the international engagements of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

2018-04-25 12:51 GMT+8

The Qingdao SCO summit has attracted particular attention as a result of the participation of the leaders of India and Pakistan as full members for the first time.

2018-04-25 15:37 GMT+8

CGTN's note: This year marks the 40th anniversary of China’s reform and opening up. To help you better understand the significance of the subject, CGTN guest commentator, Dr. Summer, will share with you his findings of the major achievements made by China during the past four decades. To cut a long story short, he has chosen the country’s progress in the political, economic, social and diplomatic fields. Here’s part three of his article.

2018-04-25 13:48 GMT+8

Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) warmup sessions are in full swing to achieve maximum output for the upcoming summit in June to overcome the major challenges and for more comprehensive cooperation between the member countries.

2018-04-24 07:22 GMT+8

French President Emmanuel Macron arrived in the United States on Monday for a three-day state visit to discuss the fate of the Iran nuclear deal -- one of Macron’s issues top-listed the agenda. 

2018-04-24 23:03 GMT+8

Editor’s note: Liu Xiaoming is China’s ambassador to the UK. This article was first published in the Daily Telegraph on April 23, 2018. 

2018-04-24 19:29 GMT+8

This year marks the 40th anniversary of China’s reform and opening-up. To better understand the significance of the subject, CGTN guest commentator, Dr. Summer, shares his findings of the major achievements China has made during the past four decades. Summer examines the country’s progress in the political, economic, social and diplomatic fields.

2018-04-24 15:57 GMT+8

The Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) could prove to be a new and effective method in resolving disputes between India and Pakistan according to an international relations expert speaking to CGTN.

2018-04-24 15:44 GMT+8

CGTN note: This year marks the 40th anniversary of China’s reform and opening up. To help you better understand the significance of this milestone, CGTN guest commentator, Dr Summer, shares his findings of China's major achievements during the past four decades. To cut a long story short, he has chosen the country’s progress in political, economic, social and diplomatic fields. Here’s part one of his article. 

2018-04-23 15:00 GMT+8

World Book and Copyright Day celebrates the enjoyment of books and reading. It encourages everyone to access books – the most beautiful invention for sharing ideas beyond the boundaries of humanity, space and time. Traditionally, people have read books for learning, for pleasure and for interacting with a wider world in “the aroma of paper and ink and rustle of pages.”

2018-04-23 18:56 GMT+8