Disciplinary authorities have over the years investigated 440 officials at or above provincial or corps level for corruption over the past five years, who included 43 members and alternate members of the CPC Central Committee, as well as nine members of the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection (CCDI), said Yang Xiaodu, Deputy Secretary of the CCDI, at a press conference in Beijing.
By Shifu Fadda China’s President, Xi Jinping, was re-elected General Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on Wednesday. The re-election of President Xi took place at the 19th CPC Central Committee first plenary… Read More ›
The international donor community today announced pledges for more than US$344 million to urgently ramp up the delivery of critical humanitarian assistance to Rohingya refugees and host communities in Bangladesh. Funding was also pledged for the humanitarian response inside Myanmar… Read More ›
China Daily, a local newspaper report that from 2013 to 2016 alone, 55.64 million people in China had been lifted out of poverty. The number is estimated to be more than 10 million in 2017, which means China has helped more than 13 million people out of poverty on average each year during the past five years.
Beijing New Airport is a major project in China that is expected to be completed in 2019. The new project, which started in 2014, will be one of President Xi Jinping’s legacies in the People’s Republic of China. It can… Read More ›
Tragedy struck more Rohingya refugees fleeing violence in Myanmar last night. At least 13 people, mostly children, drowned when the fishing boat carrying them to safety in Bangladesh capsized in stormy weather. The Bangladesh coast guard found 13 bodies, including… Read More ›
An International Monetary Fund (IMF) team led by Mr. Ding Ding visited Kiribati during September 11–20 to conduct the 2017 Article IV Consultation discussions recommends that promoting long-term growth while managing public resources prudently remains the top policy priority. Economic fundamentals… Read More ›
Saudi Arabia’s KSRelief, UN Migration Agency Airlift Aid to Bangladesh as Thousands Continue to Flee Violence in Myanmar
A Boeing 747, chartered by IOM, the UN Migration Agency carrying 100 tons of tents, sleeping mats, blankets and food baskets will leave Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, today (21/09) and will arrive in Chittagong, Bangladesh at 2:00 am on Friday (22/09)… Read More ›
United Nations News Centrewith breaking news from the UN News ServiceFurther development of DPRK nuclear programme cause of grave concern – UN atomic energy chief
Noting signs suggesting that a nuclear plant in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) could be operating, the head of the United Nations atomic agency called on the country’s leadership to comply fully with its obligations under Security Council… Read More ›