Tackling terrorism, separatism and extremism will be key topic

2014-09-12 05:13

President Xi Jinping and other leaders of Shanghai Cooperation Organization member countries are attending the group's annual summit in Dushanbe, Tajikistan, on Thursday and Friday. Here, experts look at possible major topics for discussion.

Backgrounder: A brief history of SCO summits

2014-09-12 20:19

Over the last 13 years, the SCO has become a strategic pillar for the region to safeguard security and develop economy as a whole, yielding fruitful results in various aspects.

Xi calls for economic corridor with Russia and Mongolia

2014-09-12 02:30

Chinese President Xi Jinping proposed an economic corridor featuring cross-border infrastructure and trade development with Russia and Mongolia.

Xi, Putin push forward west route pipeline

2014-09-12 02:25

President Xi Jinping and his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, called for an early start to work on the China-Russia west route natural gas pipeline as they met for the fourth time this year on Thursday.

Xi urges Ukraine to launch inclusive dialogues asap

2014-09-11 21:58

Chinese President Xi Jinping calls on Ukraine to launch inclusive dialogues at an early date so as to reach a comprehensive political settlement of the crisis in the East European country.

Leaders of China, Russia and Mongolia meet for three-party summit

2014-09-11 20:28

The presidents of China, Russia and Mongolia kicked off their first three-party summit on Thursday on the sidelines of the 14th summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization in Dushanbe, Tajikistan.

Pakistan's top foreign affairs adviser to attend SCO summit

2014-09-11 20:18

Pakistan's top national security and foreign affairs adviser, Sartaj Aziz, will represent the country in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Summit in Tajikistan being held on Sept. 11-12, the Foreign Ministry said Thursday.

Chinese, Russian presidents meet ahead of SCO summit

2014-09-11 20:16

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, met here Thursday ahead of the 14th summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO).

Interview: SCO to further contain 'three evil forces'

2014-09-11 19:35

The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) has been exerting remarkable influence on containing the "three evil forces" of terrorism, extremism and separatism, and will expand cooperation for regional peace and stability, says the chief of the bloc's anti-terror agency.

Deeper SCO co-op promises regional peace, development

2014-09-11 17:18

Leaders of the SCO member states are gathering on Thursday and Friday in Dushanbe, the capital of Tajikistan, for a summit that is set to chart the course of the regional group's development for the next decade.

Chinese president arrives in Tajikistan for SCO summit

2014-09-11 15:52

Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in Dushanbe Thursday for the 14th summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) and a state visit.

President Xi starts central, south Asian tours

2014-09-11 13:54

President Xi Jinping left Beijing on Thursday morning for a Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) summit and visits to four countries in Central and South Asia.