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China reports one confirmed, four asymptomatic COVID-19 cases

Wed, 03 Jun 2020 - 07:25 GMT

China does not count asymptomatic patients, those who are infected with the virus but not exhibiting symptoms, as confirmed cases.

Egypt, China celebrate 64th relations anniversary

Sat, 30 May 2020 - 01:31 GMT

Egypt was the first Arab, African and Middle Eastern country to establish an embassy in Beijing.

Beijing 2022 Olympics face 'special situation' after Tokyo delay

Wed, 01 Apr 2020 - 06:41 GMT

Beijing 2022 organisers said they face "a special situation" after the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics means less than six months between the Summer and Winter Games.

China virus death toll passes 1,110: govt

Wed, 12 Feb 2020 - 03:32 GMT

The figure is only the second time there has been a decline in the daily death toll and follows Tuesday's data showing 108 new fatalities.

China coronavirus victims amount to 106; confirmed cases climb to over 4.5k

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 - 09:53 GMT

A total of 106 people died of the disease, according to the latest toll.

Ronaldo, Barcelona top online influence charts in China

Fri, 17 Jan 2020 - 09:23 GMT

Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo continues to be the most influential soccer player online in China, while Barcelona are the most dominant club, according to a report.

Trump says trade deal with China to be signed 'very shortly'

Sun, 22 Dec 2019 - 07:05 GMT

“We just achieved a breakthrough on the trade deal and we will be signing it very shortly,” Trump said at a Turning Point USA event in Florida.

China and Europe are partners not rivals, says Chinese FM

Tue, 17 Dec 2019 - 08:24 GMT

China and Europe are partners, not rivals, Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said in a speech here on Monday evening.

Egypt to boost co-op with China in education field

Thu, 31 Oct 2019 - 02:20 GMT

Shawqi asserted the depth of Egyptian-Chinese ties, thanking the Chinese government for offering support to the Egyptian education.

Beijing welcomes 1st EgyptAir Dreamliner B787-9 flight

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 - 02:21 GMT

Beijing International Airport Tuesday celebrated the arrival of the first Dreamliner B787-9 flight which was received by Boeing last week.

EgyptAir: 1st B787-9 Dreamliner's flight to head to Beijing Sunday

Thu, 15 Aug 2019 - 11:20 GMT

EgyptAir said the first ever flight for the sixth and last Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner which arrived earlier Wednesday at Cairo International Airport to join the company's fleet is set to be operated on the company's route to Beijing as of Sunday, August 18.

Strike grips Hong Kong as leader warns protests challenge China's sovereignty

Mon, 05 Aug 2019 - 09:19 GMT

Hong Kong was plunged into fresh chaos on Monday as a general strike followed another weekend of violent protests,

Tesla drops cheapest variants, pushing up prices in China

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 - 09:30 GMT

Tesla Inc. has dropped the standard-range variants of its Model X and Model S from its product lineup and adjusted prices across its range.

China 2nd quarter GDP growth slows to 27yr low as trade war bites, more stimulus seen

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 - 08:15 GMT

China’s economic growth slowed to 6.2% in the second quarter, its weakest pace in at least 27 years, as demand at home and abroad faltered in the face of mounting U.S. trade pressure.

Trade stress, Iran tensions hits stocks, dollar frets on Fed doves

Tue, 25 Jun 2019 - 10:06 GMT

European shares were spooked by Iran tensions and trade jitters on Tuesday.

Egypt sees surging number of Chinese tourists: Cultural counselor

Fri, 14 Jun 2019 - 09:15 GMT

Egypt’s continuing efforts to enhance stability and eliminate terrorism especially at heritage sites will encourage more Chinese to visit the country.

Amb. to China urges expats to exert utmost efforts for Egypt's sake

Sun, 12 May 2019 - 10:19 GMT

Magdob called on Egyptian expats to boost cooperation and solidarity among each other alongside exerting utmost effort for the sake of Egypt.

Egypt keen to settle Regeni case in light of Cairo-Rome strong ties

Sun, 28 Apr 2019 - 08:59 GMT

Egypt is keen on following up and settling the case of Italian student Giulio Regeni, who was found murdered in 2016 in Cairo, in terms of good and strong relations between both countries.

In Pics: Sisi meets with world leaders at formal dinner in Beijing

Fri, 26 Apr 2019 - 06:01 GMT

President Sisi met with Portuguese counterpart Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa and President of the Swiss Confederation Ueli Maurer.

Sisi, Putin talk resumption of Russian flights to Sharm el Sheikh, Hurghada

Fri, 26 Apr 2019 - 05:38 GMT

The Russian president praised the efforts made by the Egyptian authorities in securing airports.

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