Mon, November 08, 2010

Hu Jintao visits France, Portugal

Chinese president concludes Portugal trip

Chinese President Hu Jintao concluded his state visit to Portugal on Sunday and has left the Portuguese capital of Lisbon for home. Full story

BACKGROUNDER

Steady development of Sino-French relations

China and France, two of the world's most influential nations, have enjoyed stable development of bilateral ties thanks to their joint efforts.

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2010-11-07 15:43:20 GMT Xinhua English LISBON, Nov. 7 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Hu Jintao concluded his state visit to Portugal on Sunday and has left the Portuguese capital of Lisbon for home.

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2010-11-07 13:13:42 GMT Xinhua English LISBON, Nov. 7 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Hu Jintao on Sunday held talks with Portuguese Prime Minister Jose Socrates, discussing bilateral ties and other international and regional issues of common concern.

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Chinese president calls for concerted G20 efforts to back economic recovery

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Chinese President Hu meets with French PM Fillon

2010-11-05 15:32:19 GMT Xinhua English Chinese President Hu Jintao meets with French Prime Minister Francois Fillon in Paris, capital of France, Nov. 5, 2010.

Chinese president's state visit well-received in French media

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President Hu's visit opens better future for China-France ties: French lawmaker

2010-11-05 02:58:33 GMT Xinhua English PARIS, Nov. 3 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Hu Jintao's upcoming visit to France will lay the foundation for a better future for bilateral relations, a French lawmaker told Xinhua in a recent interview.

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2010-11-05 02:57:56 GMT Xinhua English PARIS, Nov. 3 (Xinhua) -- It is widely believed that Chinese President Hu Jintao's forthcoming visit to France, slated for Nov. 4 to 6, will enrich Sino-French relations and turn a new page.

Hu's visit to EU will heighten relations

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Backgrounder: Steady development of Sino-French relations

2010-11-04 02:41:24 GMT Xinhua English BEIJING, Nov. 4 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Hu Jintao leaves Beijing for France on Thursday for a three-day state visit. China and France, two of the world's most influential nations, have enjoyed stable development of bilateral ties thanks to their joint efforts.