Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang announced at Friday's regular press conference that he will no longer hold the position as spokesperson and will soon take up a new post.
The verdict on a case against former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak related to SRC International, a former unit of state investment fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB), will be delivered on July 28, a Malaysia court said Friday.
Beijing will lower its emergency response to the novel coronavirus epidemic from the second level to the third one, a local official announced Friday.
Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi held a telephone conversation on Thursday with his Egyptian counterpart, Sameh Shoukry.
Japan's largest advertising agency Dentsu Group Corp. on Friday evacuated personnel from its Tokyo headquarters after receiving a bomb threat, a source close to the matter said.
Russia's Foreign Ministry said Thursday that the situation in Hong Kong is China's domestic affair and called on foreign players to avoid meddling.
Fiji is now free of COVID-19 as the remaining three COVID-19 patients were cleared on Friday, said a Fijian minister.
Over 100 houses were damaged after a 6.8-magnitude quake struck off Indonesia's North Maluku province on Thursday, but no casualty was reported, a disaster agency official said on Friday.
With thousands of Australians planning to attend anti-racism protests across the country during the weekend, authorities worried that the mass gatherings may undo months of work in curbing COVID-19.
India's federal health ministry on Friday morning said that 273 new deaths due to COVID-19, besides fresh 9,851 positive cases, were reported during the past 24 hours across the country, taking the number of deaths to 6,348 and total cases to 226,770.
After having experienced years of American unilateralism, U.S. allies in Europe no longer believe that President Donald Trump will offer them much, reported The New York Times.
As thousands of Australians marched in solidarity with U.S. protesters this week, highly visible were the red, yellow and black of the Australian Aboriginal flags, proudly displayed by many in the crowd.
Cuba is taking care of tourists stranded on the island due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, providing them with accommodations, health checkups and more.
The grueling 1,270-km travel of Li Gaoming, Party chief of a village in Luxi County, central China's Hunan Province, might change the entire life of a 15-year-old youngster.
Central China's Hubei Province cleared all its confirmed COVID-19 cases on Thursday, the provincial health commission said Friday.
China, Germany and the EU have agreed that the China-EU summit, which was scheduled to be held in Germany in September this year, will be postponed, the Chinese Foreign Ministry confirmed on Thursday.
Chengdu Tianfu International Airport is expected to be put into operation in July 2021.
There is no need for China to argue with other countries about the transparency of COVID-19 information as the facts speak for themselves, said renowned Chinese respiratory expert Zhong Nanshan.
All COVID-19 patients have been discharged from hospitals in Hubei, China's epicenter of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to local health authorities on Friday.
Chinese authorities on Thursday stressed the need for targeted efforts to improve regular containment measures to prevent COVID-19, combined with further strengthening the development of vaccines, medicines, and testing reagents.
Face coverings will be compulsory on public transport in England from June 15 to help contain the transmission of the novel coronavirus, British Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said Thursday.
President Xi Jinping reaffirmed China's commitment to stepping up the planned political agenda it has with Germany and the European Union in a telephone conversation with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday night.
Hong Kong's legislature passed the long-delayed National Anthem Bill on Thursday, which outlaws insults to China's national anthem.
United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday expressed the hope that a COVID-19 vaccine will be seen as a global public good, or a people's vaccine.
Carrie Lam has said on Wednesday that the HKSAR government will fully cooperate on national security legislation for HKSAR and urged Hong Kong people to actively express their opinions during the process of the legislation.
Benjamin Crump, attorney for the family of George Floyd, who was suffocated to death while under police custody, said Thursday that it was the "pandemic of racism" that killed the black man.
Thousands of New Yorkers gathered on Thursday for a memorial service to honor the life of George Floyd, whose death last week has sparked protests across the United States and beyond over police brutality and racism.
Chinese health authority said Friday that no new domestically transmitted COVID-19 cases were reported on the mainland Thursday.
The Chinese mainland reported five new imported COVID-19 cases Thursday, bringing the total number of imported cases to 1,768, the National Health Commission said Friday.
A countywide curfew will not be enforced Thursday night in Los Angeles County of the United States, as largely peaceful protests over the death of George Floyd, an African American man, in police custody continue across the area.