Breakthrough as US and China agree to ratify Paris climate deal - The Guardian

The United States and China, the world's biggest emitters of greenhouse gases, have announced they will formally ratify the Paris climate change agreement in a move campaigners immediately hailed as a significant advance in the battle against global ...and more »

China Is Thrilled After Getting the Uneventful G20 Summit It Wanted - Fortune

The G20 summit in the Chinese city of Hangzhou this weekend was short on substance. And that seems to be just what China's political class wanted. The only notable achievement was the agreement between China and the U.S. to ratify the Paris climate ...and more »

Rare Harmony as China and US Commit to Climate Deal - New York Times

President Obama spoke to Julie Hirschfeld Davis of The New York Times about climate change and conservation during a trip to Midway Atoll to expand a protected national monument to create the world's largest marine preserve. By A.J. CHAVAR on Publish ...and more »

G20: Xi Jinping implores Malcolm Turnbull over Chinese investment rules in Australia - The Sydney Morning Herald

Hangzhou: Chinese President Xi Jinping has directly implored Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to ensure Australia provides a "fair, transparent and predictable" policy environment for foreign investment, as the rift over the decision to block a Chinese ...and more »

Acting globally, thinking locally: Xi scores political points at home from wins on world stage - South China Morning Post

Never before has a Chinese leader held so much of the international limelight as President Xi Jinping did in chairing the Group of 20 (G20) summit of leaders. Hosting the gathering of the world's wealthiest nations in Hangzhou gave Xi a unique ...and more »

China ratifies Paris climate change agreement ahead of G20 - The Guardian

A history of heavy dependence on burning coal for energy has made China the source of nearly a third of the world's total carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. Photograph: Kevin Frayer/Getty Images. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Emailand more »

G20 summit concludes with historic consensus on world growth - Xinhua

Chinese PresidentXi Jinpingattends a press conference after the 11th summit of the Group of 20 (G20) major economies in Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, Sept. 5, 2016. (Xinhua/Yao Dawei). HANGZHOU, Sept. 5 (Xinhua) -- The 11th ...and more »

China, Germany to work together for successful G20 Hamburg summit - Xinhua

Chinese President Xi Jinping meets with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who is here to attend the Group of 20 (G20) summit, in Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, Sept. 5, 2016. (Xinhua/Pang Xinglei). HANGZHOU, Sept. 5 (Xinhua) ...and more »

Xinhua Insight: From Beijing APEC to Hangzhou G20: China's rise as a responsible power - Xinhua

Chinese President Xi Jinping and other leaders of the Group of 20 (G20) members, some guest countries and international organizations walk into the venue of the G20 summit in Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, Sept. 4, 2016. (Xinhua ...and more »

China Headlines: Xi takes world's center stage at G20 summit - Xinhua

Chinese President Xi Jinping addresses the opening ceremony of the Group of 20 (G20) summit in Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, Sept. 4, 2016. (Xinhua/Li Tao). HANGZHOU, Sept. 4 (Xinhua) -- Leaders of the G20 economies took a ...and more »