China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations are looking forward to more cooperation on energy matters with a new preferential policy now making its effect felt.
The number of students in China from member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations has increased in tandem with bilateral trade.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang used "a complete success" to describe his attendance to a series of East Asian leaders' meetings in Brunei and his visit to three Southeast Asian countries.
China, Vietnam to boost cooperation
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang returned to Beijing on Tuesday after attending the East Asia leaders meetings and official visits to Brunei, Thailand and Vietnam.
Premier Li Keqiang said that freedom of navigation in the South China Sea has never been an issue and will never be one.
Premier Li's tour to Southeast Asia underlines that China's good-neighborly policy toward ASEAN countries is a long-term strategic choice.
Thai, Vietnamese, Singaporean and other foreign media continued to closely follow Chinese Premier Li Keqiang's ongoing Southeast Asian tour, saying it boosted trade and promoted the economic prosperity in the region.
China has been steadily pushing rail to connect the world's second-largest economy with its neighbors in Southeast Asia, and it is taking a practical approach to realizing the goal, industry insiders said.
Malaysian student Winnie Tan realizes she is in a fortunate position as the degree she earned at Peking University is also recognized in her home country.
Highlights of Chinese Premier Li Keqiang at East Asia leaders' meetings in Brunei from Oct 9-11.
Premier Li Keqiang vowed on Thursday to strengthen maritime cooperation with members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, while calling on countries in the region to resolve territorial and maritime disputes through friendly consultation.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Friday concluded a visit to Brunei, where he also attended gatherings of the East Asian leaders and proposed a number of new ideas and measures to deepen regional cooperation.