Frustration is mounting in Beijing over the municipal government’s response to air pollution, which on Tuesday grew so bad that it went beyond the worst official terms to describe it.
A Wenzhou official will become one of President Xi Jinping’s advisers helping to map out the country’s economic reforms, according to mainland media.
2014 - Kuomingtang honorary chairman Lien Chan and Communist Party chief Xi Jinping meet in Beijing.
2005 - Taiwan opposition leader Lien Chan and and Communist Pary chief Hu Jintao during a meeting in Beijing
1945 - Communist leader Mao Zedong and Kuomingtang leader Chiang Kai-shek toast over the banquet table in Chongqing.
1993 - Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Strait president Wang Daohan and his Taiwan counterpart Koo Chen-fu in Singapore.
2008 - Chiang Pin-kun, chairman of Taiwan-based Straits Exchange Foundation, and Chen Yunlin, chairman of the mainland’s Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Strait, in Beijing.
2008 - Chen Yunlin, chairman of the Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Strait, presents a porcelain plate to Cecilia Koo, the widow of top Taiwan envoy Koo Chen-fu, in Beijing.
2014 - Taiwan’s Mainland Affairs Council Minister Wang Yu-chi pays respect at the Sun Yat-sen Mausoleum in Nanjing, Jiangsu province.