Chinese, DRC Presidents Hail Bilateral TiesChinese President Jiang Zemin and Joseph Kabila, president of the Democratic Republic of the Congo ( DRC), reached broad consensus in their talks here Friday afternoon.
President Jiang Meets Brunei Crown Prince Maintaining good relations with Brunei is China's long-term foreign policy, and China is ready to make joint efforts with Brunei to push forward bilateral relations, said Chinese President Jiang Zemin in a meeting with Crown Prince Al-Muhtadee Billah of Brunei Darussalam.
CCTV Recognizes Best with 'Oscars' Awards He Zhenliang (right), an executive member of the International Olympic Committee, receives an award from TV presenter Huang Jianxiang at a ceremony yesterday for the winners of new sports awards organized by China Central Television. He was given a lifetime-achievement award for his contribution to the cause of Chinese sports. Seven other athletes also got awards
Water Saving A Hot Topic in ChinaWater saving is on top of the agenda of the Chinese government as a wide range of activities are going on around the globe to mark the World Day for Water Friday.
Israel-Palestinia DisputeThe Israeli-Palestinian joint security committee meeting, mediated by U.S. Mideast envoy Anthony Zinni, ended Friday evening without reaching an agreement, Israel Radio reported.
Jiangsu Cherry Trees See Early Blossom Scenic Taihu Lake is foregrounded by cherry blossoms in Spring breezes March 22, 2002. Worm weather has brought cherry trees in the east China's Jiangsu province into bloom about 10 days early this year.
World Water Day Observed in China A man looks at a placard about the World Water Day in Xining, capital of West China's Qinghai Province, Mar. 22, 2002. March 22, 2002 marks the 10th World Day for Water since its inception in 1993, with "Water for Development" as this year's theme.
Jiang Zemin Meets Head of Citigroup Jiang Zemin congratulated Sanford Weill, chairman and CEO of the US Citigroup Inc., on the 100th anniversary of its first presence in China, and expressed his appreciation for its active cooperation with Chinese counterparts.