Elections of new deputies to people's congresses in township and county-level regions are scheduled to kick off in 2021, in accordance with the Constitution and applicable laws, according to a meeting on Friday.
Envoy realistic about prospects for Alaska meeting2021-03-18
China's top envoy to the US Cui Tiankai said he hopes the first high-level China-US diplomatic meeting of the Biden presidency will pave the way for a "candid" and "constructive" exchange between the two countries, but that it is an "illusion" to expect Beijing to cave in to pressure or compromise on core interests.
Central authorities heed advice on improving electoral system in HKSAR2021-03-18
Over the past three days, more than 1,000 representatives from various sectors of Hong Kong have expressed their opinions about improving the electoral system of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) through symposiums, visits and interviews arranged by the central authorities.
Digital credentials expected to facilitate international travel2021-03-18
Vaccine passports, travel passes, global health certificates－the names vary. But the fundamental idea remains consistent that it is time to give a hand to international travel, crippled by the COVID-19 pandemic, by deploying some form of digital documents linked to a traveler's testing results or vaccination status.
HK leaders vow electoral change cooperation2021-03-17
Leaders of the Hong Kong government and the special administrative region's Legislative Council said on Tuesday that they will join forces to fully cooperate with the implementation of an improved electoral system in the SAR.