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Stories with person: Li Keqiang
  • Amid tensions, Chinese premier meets Japan delegation 
    Updated: Apr-14-15 6:50 am

    BEIJING - Chinese Premier Li Keqiang met Tuesday with a Japanese delegation led by ex-Chief Cabinet Secretary Yohei Kono, amid halting efforts to reduce lingering tensions between the countries before this year's 70th anniversary of Japan's surrender at the end of World War II.

  • China's trade shrinks in sign of economic weakness 
    Updated: Apr-13-15 8:08 am

    BEIJING - China's trade contracted in March by an unexpectedly wide margin, adding to expectations that Beijing will launch new stimulus to shore up weakening growth in the world's second-largest economy.