Hazard reveals why he rejected Man Utd, City transfers

Eden Hazard has explained why he chose to sign for Chelsea despite offers from Manchester United, Manchester City and Tottenham. The 28-year-old swapped French side Lille for Stamford Bridge in 2012 for £32million before establishing himself as one of the best players the Premier League has ever seen. Hazard...

Real president Perez denied Ramos free transfer to China

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez claims he denied Sergio Ramos a free transfer to China as it “would set a terrible precedent for other players.” Spanish newspaper AS claimed on Saturday that both Liverpool and Manchester United were interested in bringing Ramos to the Premier League with the 33-year-old wanting to...

Arsenal ‘to hijack Man Utd move’ for €30m PSG defender

Arsenal are ready to make a move for Manchester United transfer target Thomas Meunier, according to reports. The Belgium international is entering the final year of his contract at Paris Saint-Germain and is being linked with a host of clubs including the Red Devils and Everton. Meunier has played 29...

Ancient settlement site unearthed in East China

A well-preserved Neolithic settlement site has been discovered in east China’s Shandong province, local archaeological authorities said. The provincial cultural heritage administration said the site was found near Ximengzhuang Village in the city of Tengzhou, and an excavation of the site has been launched. Archaeologists said the settlement was...

Foreign media go on tour of Shanghai Tower

Journalists from 18 countries involved in the Belt and Road Initiative visited the Shanghai Tower on the morning of May 27 as part of a training program to learn more about China’s development and foster international exchange. Click Here: Located in Lujiazui, Pudong New Area, the 632-meter tower is...

New ideas to preserve the past

A Tsinghua professor discusses the value of exchanges to such realms as cultural communication, heritage preservation and innovation, Fang Aiqing reports. Cultural exchanges and fusion have produced creative thinking and sustainable development, Lyu Zhou said during a session at the Conference on Dialogue of Asian Civilizations in Beijing on...

Candidates told not to leave EU without pact

Tories warn UK PM hopefuls Johnson and Raab against no-deal Brexit Two of the front-runners in the battle to replace United Kingdom Prime Minister Theresa May have been told they will not be allowed to preside over the nation crashing out of the European Union without a divorce deal....

US, Japan seen to differ in key areas

Analysts said on Monday that while US President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe had pointed to the strength of bilateral ties during Trump’s ongoing visit to Japan, the two nations appear to be diverging on key issues. At a joint news conference on Monday, the two...

Shanxi hopes short-haul flights will boost province’s tourism

North China’s Shanxi province is looking to boost tourism by developing a short-haul flight service and improving its transportation system. A direct flight linking the city of Lyuliang and the city of Taiyuan, the provincial capital, was launched on April 30. The flight cuts the time of the 200-kilometer...

China can withstand fallout from trade tensions

Nation’s supportive monetary policies, fiscal stimulus will pay off, say experts The Chinese economy can “surf through” the tide of Sino-US trade tensions, as both broad-based and targeted measures to stabilize growth will pay off, said senior economists at Netherlands-based global financial institution ING Bank NV. “Holistically, China can...