At least 19 people have been killed and many others injured in a knife attack at a facility for the disabled in Sagami-hara, just outside Tokyo this morning.
For more on the ASEAN Foreign Ministers' meeting, let's go to CCTV reporter Zhu Xuesong, live in Vientiane.
The Chinese Foreign Minister also attended a bilateral meeting with US Secretary of State John Kerry on the sidelines of the ASEAN foreign ministers meeting.
U.S. telecom carrier Verizon Communications announced Monday that it will acquire U.S. technology company Yahoo's operating business for approximately 4.83 billion U.S. dollars in cash.
President Xi Jinping on Monday called on China and the United States to effectively manage their differences and respect each other's core interests.
Two people were killed and up to 16 others were wounded early Monday in a shooting at a nightclub in the U.S. state of Florida, local media reported.
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The FBI has officially launched an investigation into the hacking of Democratic National Committee emails, the agency confirmed on Monday.
Official data show that torrential rain and floods have left 164 dead and 125 missing across 10 northern cities and provinces in China, with nearly 15 million others affected, by Monday morning.
The Syrian asylum-seeker suspected of detonating a suicide bomb, injuring 12 people in Ansbach, Germany, pledged loyalty to the Islamic State prior to the attack and was scheduled to be deported, German officials said.
A knife-wielding man attacked a facility for the disabled in eastern Japan's Kanagawa prefecture early Tuesday, leaving at least 19 people die and 45 others injured, local firefighters said.
Seven of the soldiers who attacked President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an’s hotel in the Aegean resort of Marmaris during the attempted military coup on July 15 were captured during in operations on July 25.
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For more on China and ASEAN relations, joining us in the studio is Zhang Junshe, vice president of the Naval Research Institute.
China and ASEAN have a strong trade relationship. According to data, China has been ASEAN's biggest trade partner for seven consecutive years.
Business climate index of Germany fell to 108.3 in July from 108.7 in June, suggesting German company executives have become less optimistic since Britain voted to leave the European Union, that's according to a latest survey by Munich-based Ifo economic institute.
China and ASEAN's dialogue relationship has lasted for 25 years. Analysts say the two sides' cooperation has stepped into a brand-new era.
There is more details on the Closing Auction Session, or CAS..... With this mechanism, trading hours will be extended up to 10 minutes after 4 p.m. for a closing auction.
China's foreign minister Wang Yi has said that China and ASEAN ministers have agreed that the dispute between China and the Philippines is a bilateral issue, and should not define relations between China and ASEAN. He made the comment following meetings with his ASEAN counterparts in the Laos capital of Vientiane.
Today we are joined by Liu Baocheng, dean of the Center for International Business Ethics at Univ. of Int'l Business and Economics.
China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, a major undertaker of slashing overcapacity in the nation's steel sector, says on Monday that concrete achievements have been made in reducing steel production overcapacity in the first half of 2016.
China's private investment growth has shrunk to a record low in recent months. The country't top economic planner said on Monday that it is impossible for private investment to continue to grow rapidly as the economy slows, and government investment should not compete with private investment.
The International Organization for Migration says nearly 3,000 people have died this year attempting to cross the Mediterranean Sea.
China's foreign minister has had busy 24 hours in the capital of Laos, with a series of bilateral meetings, culminating in the ASEAN Plus China meeting earlier Monday. Much of the focus was expected to be on the South China Sea issue. And it certainly featured. But in the end, both China and ASEAN seemed eager to focus on strengthening their relations moving forward rather than to harm them.
Chinese President Xi Jinping has met with US National Security Advisor, Susan Rice in Beijing.
China's foreign minister Wang Yi has urged Japan not to intervene in the South China Sea issue, saying Japan is not directly concerned in any disputes there.
This year marks the 25th anniversary of the establishment of China-ASEAN ties. Bilateral trade and economic cooperation have been fruitful over the past decades.
For more we cross live to CCTV's Rian Maelzer in Vientiane following the story.
Chinese and ASEAN ministers have issued a joint statement reaffirming the efforts of China and the ten ASEAN nations to promote peace and stability in the South China Sea.
Chinese President Xi Jinping has met with World Health Organization Director-General Margaret Chan, at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.
President Xi Jinping on Monday called on China and the United States to effectively handle differences and respect each other's core interests.
At least two people have been killed and more than a dozen wounded in a shooting at a nightclub in Fort Myers, Florida.
China's president Xi Jinping has met with US National Security Advisor Susan Rice in Beijing. Xi said China values ties with the US, and is willing to promote them through mutual trust and respect.
Members of Afghanistan's Hazara minority have begun burials for the more than 80 people that were killed in Saturday's suicide attack in Kabul claimed by ISIL jihadists.
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has held talks with his ASEAN counterparts in Vientiane. Many of them believe that the South China Sea issue should not hinder China-ASEAN cooperation.
Foreign ministers from the ASEAN community have met for a second day in the capital of Laos, Vientiane. They held talks with counterparts from dialogue partners, including Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, US Secretary of State John Kerry, as well as Japan's Fumio Kishida and South Korea's Yun Byung-se.
A military court today sentenced Guo Boxiong to life in prison for accepting bribes. Guo served as vice chairman of the Central Military Commission.
Britain appears to be seeking more economic and trade cooperation with China after its decision to leave the European Union (EU) last month.
China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) reaffirmed their efforts on Monday to "promote peace, stability, mutual trust and confidence" in the South China Sea.
Turkey has issued arrest warrants for 42 journalists as part of a greater crackdown on government dissenters following the failed coup that occurred earlier this month. Meanwhile, Tens of thousands of supporters of Turkey's ruling and main opposition parties have united in a rally to denounce the coup attempt.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte holds his first State of the Nation Address today. He is the first president from Mindanao to deliver the speech.
China's foreign minister Wang Yi has held talks with his counterpart from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Ri Yong Ho. The meeting happened on the sidelines of a regional diplomatic gathering in Laos.
China's foreign minister Wang Yi has said that ASEAN ministers have agreed that the dispute between China and the Philippines is a bilateral issue, and should not define relations between China and ASEAN. He made the comment following meetings with his ASEAN counterparts.
British Finance Minister Philip Hammond warned that Brexit would cast a "shadow" over the world economy but said he was eyeing a free trade deal with China.
It's been a month since Britain voted to leave the European Union. It reflected widespread concerns even causing economic turmoil around the world. Richard Bestic has been taking a look back at the tumultuous events of the past month.
The two-day G20 Finance Ministers Meeting in Chengdu has come to an end and Chinese Finance Minister Lou Jiwei said afterwards that the G20 members will use all available policy tools to improve growth in the global economy.
For more insights concerning the G20 finance ministers and central bankers meeting, let's welcome He Weiwen, a senior fellow at the Center for China and Globalization.
Borrowing costs and access to funding are key obstacles to private investment in China. That was the word today (Monday) from senior members of China's National Development Reform Commission.
CCTV's Ming Tian spoke with Indonesian Finance Minister during the G20 finance ministers and central bankers meeting.
The central parity rate of the Chinese yuan weakened 191 basis points to 6.6860 against the U.S. dollar Monday. That's according to the China Foreign Exchange Trading System.
Leaders and delegates share their views on the G20 communique.
China's Taiwan regional leader Tsai Ing-wen gave an interview to the Washington Post. She said it isn't likely that the "Taipei government" will accept a deadline for conditions that go against the will of the people.
Top Chinese and US officials have met in Beijing to discuss their most important differences and challenges.
One village in central China's Henan Province is trying to help its senior citizens through a new financial cooperative. The co-op provides loans for young people to start village businesses and distributes most of its interest yields to the elderly as pensions.
China's Ministry of Civil Affairs has said that as of Sunday, at least 161 people have been killed and 123 were missing after widespread floods and intense rains ravaged the country's northern provinces.
China's weather authority has lowered its weather alert for the country to code blue for Monday through Tuesday. Blue is the lowest warning level in China's four-tier color-coded weather warning system.
China's Ambassador to the UK Liu Xiaoming has called the South China Sea arbitration case by the Philippines as a "political farce under the cloak of law."
Tens of thousands of supporters of Turkey's ruling and main opposition parties have united in a rally to denounce the recent military coup attempt.
For more on the ongoing ASEAN Foreign Ministers' meeting, let's turn to our correspondent Rian Maelzer, live in Vientiane.
For more insight, we are joined in the studio by Jia Xiudong, who is a senior research fellow from the China Institute of International Studies.
China's Foreign Minister, Wang Yi is meeting with his ASEAN counterparts in Vientiane, Laos, for regional talks dubbed the 'Ten Plus One'. This is the 25th year China and ASEAN have held the Ten-Plus-One talks.
China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with a number of senior government officials from the ASEAN community in Vientiene on Sunday. They discussed cooperation mechanisms, as well as the South China Sea.
We talked to an expert from National University of Laos, and he shared with us his view about the expansion of cooperation between China and the ASEAN countries.
China's Finance Minister Lou Jiwei has said the country has no systemic regional debt risks, despite a few corporate defaults.
For more on the ASEAN Foreign Ministers' meeting, let's turn to CCTV reporter Zhu Xuesong, live in Vientiane.
Protests against the deployment of an advanced US missile defense system are continuing in South Korea's Seongju County. They have been happening since the central government chose the county as the site for the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense system - also known as THAAD - on July 13th.
The first Kalachakra ritual given by the 11th Panchen Lama Bainqen Erdini Qoigyijabu concluded on Sunday.
One person has been killed and 11 others injured in an explosion at a bar in south Germany late Sunday evening.
German police have arrested a 16-year-old Afghan youth suspected of having a connection to the gunman of the Munich attack.
A meeting involving the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors has drawn to a close in Chengdu in China's southwest region.
At the ASEAN Foreign Ministers' Meeting in Vientiane, Wang Yi met his Singaporean counterpart Vivian Balakrishnan. Wang said China-ASEAN relations have been developing well, but continue to face challenges. He said Singapore -- the coordinating nation of China-ASEAN relations -- bears responsibility for fostering deeper cooperation between the two parties.
Wang Yi also had a chance to meet with Myanmar's State Counselor and Foreign Minister Aung San Suu Kyi in Vientiane. They both promised to strengthen bilateral relations and cooperation.
The Chinese foreign minister said that China and Thailand share the same stance on the South China Sea issue. Wang's remark came after a meeting with his Thai counterpart Don Pramud-winai at the ASEAN meeting.
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Sunday called to promote the China-ASEAN relations by enhancing mutual trust, deepening cooperation and maintaining regional stability.
Bavarian officials said on Sunday that the 18-year-old gunman who shot nine people dead in Munich had planned the crime for a year. The gunman visited the site of a previous school shooting in a German town which killed 15 people and took photographs.
Immigration restriction become focal point between US major parties
At least 80 people were killed and more than 200 others wounded in a twin blast targeting a mass protest in the Afghan capital on Saturday, the deadliest attack Kabul has ever seen since 2001.
U.S. Democratic National Committee (DNC) chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz announced Sunday she would resign at the end of the party's convention, amid furor over leaked emails showing DNC's bias against presidential contender Bernie Sanders.
China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi has urged all parties involved in the South China Sea issue to return to a 'Dual-Track Approach'.
Ministers from the 10 ASEAN countries have been meeting in Laos -- the first major meeting since ASEAN declared itself a 'community' at the end of last year. Host Laos has laid out the priorities that the countries must work on if they are to make that vision of an integrated community a reality.
The US National Security Advisor Susan Rice is beginning a three-day visit to China on July 24. At her first stop, Beijing, Rice will meet with senior Chinese government officials, including State Councilor Yang Jiechi to discuss a range of bilateral, regional and global issues.
While the country's southern regions are in the midst of their warmest period of the year, a new round of heavy rain is expected to fall over the north.
Sansha City in Hainan province is celebrating the fourth anniversary of its establishment on Sunday. It's the country's largest city in terms of gross area including territorial sea, and infrastructure construction has been ongoing since its establishment in 2012.
For more on G20 meeting, we are now joined in studio by Liu Zhiqin, the senior researcher in the Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies at Renmin University of China.
The two-day G20 Finance Ministers Meeting has wrapped up in China's Chengdu city. Chinese Finance Minister Lou Jiwei released a final communique following the meeting. For more on what was said, we now cross live to our correspondent Ming Tian, who has been covering the event.
Torrential rain and floods have left 130 people dead and 110 others missing in Hebei by Saturday. Meanwhile, over 9.04 million people have been affected.
On the sidelines of the G20 finance ministers and central bank governors' meeting, CCTV's Guan Xin spoke exclusively to the Australian Treasurer, Scott Morrison.
For more on the meeting outcomes and the remarks from China's Finance Minister Lou Jiwei, our reporter Guan Xin has more.
G20 finance leaders have reiterated their determination to use all available policy tools -- including monetary, fiscal and structural -- to foster economic confidence and support global growth.
For more on this meeting, we are now joined by professor Song Qingrun in the studio. He is a senior research fellow at the China Institute of Contemporary International Relations. Welcome.
The ASEAN Foreign Ministers' Meeting, or AMM, is one of the events being held by Laos as part of its 2016 chairmanship of the regional organisation.