China on Monday expressed strong dissatisfaction and resolute opposition to the U.S. decision to shorten visas for Chinese journalists to a 90-day period.
The official U.S. data on COVID-19 have been reported by U.S. media as a messy undercount of the real picture of the pandemic situation in the United States, leading to questions over the reliability of the data.
Chinese President Xi Jinping, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and chairman of the Central Military Commission, has sent greetings to nurses across the country ahead of International Nurses Day, which falls on May 12.
An official has been sacked in Wuhan, capital of central China's Hubei Province after the city recently reported six new confirmed COVID-19 cases, local authorities said Monday.
New Zealand's cabinet agreed to downgrade the country's pandemic alert level from three to two in a four-tier system, New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said at a press conference on Monday.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday said the government will consider whether to partially lift the state of emergency in many of the 34 prefectures under the current epidemic situation on May 14.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has been distancing himself from others, but is not in self-quarantine, after his press secretary tested positive for the coronavirus, an administration official said Sunday.
Believing the coronavirus curve has flattened, many European nations are relaxing related control measures, while the United States is yet to face its darkest moment amid economic fallout and with top officials placed in self-quarantine over COVID-19 exposure.
Leung Chun-ying, one of the conveners of the Hong Kong Coalition, said that the future belongs to young people, and called for the youth to join hands with others to help the city overcome difficulties and get "started again."
Former U.S. President Barack Obama is not combative, in the literal sense of the word. But where he lacks in the aggressive nature of his successor, Donald Trump, Obama's oratorical skills stand him in good stead on the political platform.
Financial Secretary Paul Chan Mo-po said the recent recurrence of street violence may undermine the local economy's slow recovery from the coronavirus pandemic.
Hong Kong's second-highest-ranking official said in his Sunday blog that reactivating the legislature's House Committee paralyzed for nearly seven months by opposition filibustering was a breakthrough that is of significance to public interest.
On May 7, an online forum to discuss cooperation between China and France and global governance after the coronavirus pandemic was held by the Academy of Contemporary China and World Studies and the Bridge Tank of France, during which experts from both countries discussed topics like global efforts to fight the pandemic and changes in global governance.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Sunday strongly condemned an attack against a convoy of UN peacekeepers in Mali, which killed three peacekeepers from Chad and injured four others.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson revealed his government's approach to tackling the COVID-19 pandemic in the next phase in his address to the nation Sunday evening.
The State Council, China's cabinet, has dispatched a high-level steering group to Sichuan province to guide a campaign that aims to curb the high incidence of deadly forest fires there.
Top U.S. infectious disease expert Anthony Fauci is among witnesses who are set to participate in a remote Senate committee hearing on the novel coronavirus on Tuesday, the panel's chairman Lamar Alexander announced Sunday.
The second batch of medical supplies donated by China to Egypt to curb the COVID-19 pandemic arrived in the capital Cairo on Sunday.
Confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the United States have exceeded 1.3 million with death toll surpassing 78,000. Instead of concentrating on fighting against the pandemic domestically, some U.S. politicians recently have been fabricating preposterous allegations and pinning the blame on China, to hide their irresponsibility at home.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has been distancing himself from others after his press secretary tested positive for the coronavirus, U.S. media reported Sunday.
Denmark, one of the first European countries to announce a lockdown, started to roll back measures in mid-April and is moving ahead with the second phase of its road map.
On Sunday the UK government introduced a five-level COVID-19 alert system, where level 1 means the disease is no longer present in the UK, and level 5 means the National Health Service is overwhelmed.
President Xi Jinping has expressed his confidence in securing a final victory in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic with the joint efforts of China and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea as well as the international community.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Sunday urged that more famous brands be created to better meet the demands of China's consumption upgrade and national development.
Chief Secretary for Administration of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region government (HKSAR) Matthew Cheung on Sunday appealed to all members of the public to deter violence, and urged youngsters to stay away from violence and cherish their future.
Officials and scholars around the world have recently stressed there is no scientific evidence to support Washington's repeated allegations that the novel coronavirus emanated from a research lab or a wet market in the Chinese city of Wuhan.
The United States is responsible for an impasse in the Security Council over the adoption of a resolution on COVID-19, a Chinese diplomat said on Saturday.
Expert, senator and former official have criticized the U.S. administration for stepping back from the global response to the COVID-19 pandemic just as it is needed most, The New York Times reported on Saturday.
The United States will purchase 3 billion dollars worth of dairy, meat and produce from farmers and ranchers starting early next week, President Donald Trump announced on Saturday.
Former U.S. President Barack Obama in a recent conversation blasted the response to the coronavirus pandemic by the current administration as "absolute chaotic disaster."