Portugal’s Communist Party is highly unlikely to cooperate with the country’s Socialist Party (PS) as the latter has too much in common with the ruling Portugal Alliance coalition, Andros Kyprianou, Secretary General of the communist party of Cyprus (Progressive Party of Working People, or AKEL) told Sputnik.
Theme parks are booming in China right now, thanks to the rise of the country's middle class. Disney Resort is gearing up to open its doors in Shanghai in early 2016 and Universal Studios, which Steven Spielberg will help design, is slated to arrive in Beijing in 2019. Show More Summary
Upcoming parliamentary elections in Portugal may be a good opportunity to put an end to the rule of the right-wing parties in the country, Angelo Alves, a central political committee member with the Portuguese Communist Party, told Sputnik.
Portugal should consider the exit from the eurozone as a useful measure to bring the country out of a deep economic crisis, a member of the Political Committee of the Portuguese Communist Party told Sputnik.
The wave of Syrian migration toward Europe and the Mediterranean island of Cyprus was fomented by Western intervention in a Syrian internal struggle, the leader of the Cypriot Communist party AKEL told Sputnik on Thursday.
Aggressive policies by the United States and NATO have led to a growing threat of neo-Nazism in Ukraine, a political group ignored by European politicians, the head of Ukraine’s Communist Party Petro Symonenko said Thursday.
Parliamentary elections in Kyrgyzstan may end with mass protests, a member of the Communist Party's Central Committee told Sputnik.
When the Chinese Communist party took power in 1949, Mao Zedong declared to a party conference, "The Chinese people, comprising one quarter of humanity, have now stood up. The Chinese have always been a great, courageous and industrious nation; it is only in modern times that they have fallen behind. Show More Summary
Gennady Zyuganov, the leader of the Duma's Communist fraction, says that his party firmly supports the Senate's approval to use the country's armed forces in the battle against ISIL. Moreover, given the problems the US is facing in its war against terrorism, Zyuganov suggests it should consider lifting the sanctions it has imposed on Russia.
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Having a Catholic Pope and the General Secretary of the Communist Party of China descend on Washington at almost exactly the same time helped illustrate something important about diplomacy. When staging a high-level state visit, there is a simple choice: emphasise either the head or the heart. Show More Summary
IRKUTSK, Russia (Reuters) - When Communist Sergei Levchenko beat the incumbent from President Vladimir Putin's party to become governor of Irkutsk region in Siberia on Sunday, even the voters who backed him were surprised: the Kremlin doesn't lose elections.
Typical political bull: Xi Jinping, the boss of the Chinese Communist Party, is now in the United States. And Senator Cruz has introduced a measure to rename the plaza in front of the Chinese embassy after Liu Xiaobo, the democracy leader who received the Nobel Peace Prize in 2010 and has been a political prisoner […]
The Chinese Communist Party is playing a dangerous game by embarking on an anti-corruption campaign alongside its economic reform program.
THE MIDDLE CLASS SQUEEZE: Go back, for a moment, nearly 30 years. In March 1987, Margaret Thatcher visited Mikhail Gorbachev, the reforming leader of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union, in Moscow. Sitting in the Kremlin, the two argued for hours. At one point, Mr. Gorbachev accused Mrs. Thatcher of leading the party of […]
Over the weekend Fairfax published a short piece about a new documentary on Hong Kong's Umbrella Movement, the 79-day sit-in protesting changes to Hong Kong's electoral system which were seen to cement Communist Party control over the...Show More Summary
I probably shouldn’t brag on My Man Ted (Cruz), but, every once in a while, I can’t help it. And this is one of those whiles. Xi Jinping, the boss of the Chinese Communist Party, is now in the United States. And Senator Cruz has introduced...Show More Summary
“Obama should be on the side of the rights of the Chinese people, not on the side of the leader of the Communist Party,” said Chen Guangcheng.
Joint Statement of The Communist Party of Germany (M-L) The Communist Party of Spain (M-L) The Communist Party of Greece (M-L) The Communist Party of Italy (M-L) And the Portuguese Communist Party (Reconstructed) Reprinted from the newspaper “Zëri i popullit”, central organ of the CC of the PLA, [...]
As documented here and elsewhere, in addition to the Pope and Putin, the third world leader US president Obama is "historically" meeting this week is China's President, and General Secretary of the Chinese Communist party, Xi Jinping. Show More Summary