Wang Yi

  • Sushma Swaraj meets counterparts from China, Australia August 9, 2014

    Nay Pyi Taw: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday held seven bilateral meetings, including with her Chinese counterpart, on the sidelines of the 12th ASEANIndia Foreign Ministers Meeting. Sushma Swaraj held meetings with her counterparts from Australia, Brunei, Canada, China, Indonesia, the Philippines and Vietnam, said External Affairs Ministry spokesperson...
  • Rise of India & China will make the world more peaceful: Wang Yi June 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi believes India and China share a long term relationship and the latter need not get insecure about the former's strengthening relationship with other neighbouring countries. However, the Tibetan issue remains a bone of contention between the two countries as China expects India to...
  • Wang Yi's trip to India is of great significance: China June 10, 2014

    Beijing: China on Tuesday said Foreign Minister Wang Yi's just concluded visit to India is of "great significance" and sent out a message that Chinese leaders pay high attention to bilateral ties and their mutual interests far outweigh disputes. "From this visit, we know that SinoIndia relation is now in a...
  • Ready for discussion on stapled visa with 'old friend' Modi: China June 14, 2014

    New Delhi: One of the sticking points in India's relationship with China has been their policy of issuing stapled visas to people from Kashmir and Arunachal Pradesh. While refusing to discontinue its policy, China agreed to work towards finding an approach that provides facilities for the travel of local people...
  • Modi government to put SinoIndia ties on growth trajectory: President June 14, 2014

    New Delhi: With consensus across political spectrum on maintaining a close and cooperative relations with China, Narendra Modi government will strive to place SinoIndia relationship on a "trajectory of stable growth", development and expansion, President Pranab Mukherjee said in New Delhi on Monday. The President conveyed this to visiting Chinese Foreign...
  • Stapled visas to people of Arunachal Pradesh 'goodwill' gesture: China June 9, 2014

    New Delhi: China on Monday justified as "goodwill" gesture its policy of issuance of stapled visas to residents of Arunachal Pradesh, saying such policy does not "undermine" the positions of both India and China which have disputes over big parts of that area. "China has resorted to a special arrangement of...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle June 9, 2014

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  • Indian spread for Chinese FM during working lunch with Swaraj June 8, 2014

    New Delhi: From Kashmir's 'Nadru Yakhani' (lotus stem dish) to 'Macher Jhol' (Bengali fish curry), it was a complete Indian spread for the Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, who is in New Delhi as the Special Envoy of President Xi Jinping. During a working lunch with her Indian counterpart Sushma Swaraj...
  • China keen on working with the Narendra Modi government: MEA June 14, 2014

    New Delhi: The threehour long meeting between the Foreign Ministers of India and China in New Delhi was useful, cordial and productive, said Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin. Stating that it was a new productive beginning between the Indian and Chinese governments, Akbaruddin said that the latter supported...
  • IndiaChina bilateral talks begin, border issue top agenda June 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The first round of bilateral talks between India and China after the Narendra Modi government took charge began on Sunday with the Chinese Foreign Minister calling upon Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj in New Delhi. Several outstanding issues including the boundary issue, stapled visas, as well as India's...
  • Chinese Foreign Minister to meet Swaraj today; meeting with PM on Monday June 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi who is visiting New Delhi as a special envoy of President Xi Jinping to establish political contacts with the new Indian government amid hopes here of an upswing in bilateral ties due to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's familiarity with China will be meeting...
  • Chinese Foreign Minister to visit India today; to meet PM, Swaraj on Sunday June 7, 2014

    New Delhi: In a first ever visit by China after the Narendra Modi government assumed office, the former's Foreign Minister will be arriving in New Delhi on Sunday. A sevenmember Chinese delegation led by Foreign Minister Wang Yi will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday. The Chinese delegation will...
  • China formally greets Modi; sends message through Indian envoy May 23, 2014

    Beijing: China on Friday formally congratulated Prime Ministerdesignate Narendra Modi and sent a special message of goodwill expressing its desire to work with the new government to strengthen strategic and cooperative partnership with India. The message was conveyed by Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi to Indian Ambassador to China Ashok K...
  • Sujatha Singh in Beijing for strategic dialogue April 12, 2014

    Beijing: Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh on Saturday arrived to take part in the sixth India-China Strategic Dialogue next week during which the two nations will review the status of bilateral relations and explore new initiatives to improve ties. Singh will co-chair - along with her counterpart Vice Foreign Minister Liu Zhenmin...
  • China hails Manmohan Singh's 3dayvisit as great success October 24, 2013

    Praising Prime Minister Manmohan Singh as a renowned statesman, China, on Thursday, termed his three day visit here a "great success" as it sent a "positive and powerful message" that the two countries are committed to work together. "The two sides sent a positive and powerful message that the two countries...
  • No deal with China to end Ladakh stand off, says Khurshid May 8, 2013

    New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Wednesday said there was "no deal" between India and China for ending the 21day standoff between the armies of the two countries in Ladakh. "No deals in international levels... we do not do deals at this level," he said when asked if India...
  • BRICS promotes unity among emerging economies: Wang Yi April 1, 2013

    Beijing: The fifth BRICS summit has promoted unity among major emerging economies and injected fresh impetus into the cooperation mechanism, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Sunday. President Xi Jinping attended the summit, which brought together leaders of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, as part of his first...