Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama also said that India is a leading example of how all religions can live together in peace and lauded the country’s religious harmony.
Photos provided by Pyongyang on Tuesday showed Kim meeting with Ambassador Li Jinjun at the hospital and at the Chinese Embassy.
“Two bodies were brought to our hospital along with a patient. The patient has some respiratory issues,” said Dr Nandini Mehta, medical superintendent of G G hospital, Jamnagar.
China has sought to step up safety surrounding nationwide dragon boat racing during the Duanwu festival, which falls near the summer solstice.
“A trip is under consideration,” Steven Mnuchin said at a press conference during the International Monetary Fund and World Bank spring meetings in Washington on Saturday. “I am not going to make any comment on timing, nor do I have anything confirmed, but a trip is under consideration.”
China’s Ministry of Commerce had threatened retaliatory measures hours after the US announced activation of denial of export privileges against the Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE.
Chinese state media has said the drills were a direct response to “provocations” by Taiwan leaders related to what China fears are moves to push for the self-ruled island’s formal independence.
China has to tackle two challenges: the overall rebalancing of its economy, and the issue of vertical imbalance in the public finances, the IMF has said.
China routinely denies repression in Xinjiang and officials do not publicly acknowledge the existence of mass detentions at the region’s network of political re-education centres.
China’s navy is holding live-fire exercises near Taiwan on Wednesday in a warning to the democratic, self-ruled island against what Beijing describes as “dangerous” remarks on independence.
“China is eager to materialise its shale gas potential to fuel its massive gasification initiative and support rising demand growth,” said Wood Mackenzie’s Tingyun Yang.
Analysts say the main risk to China’s economy is now centred on the escalating trade dispute with the United States. Washington and Beijing have threatened tit-for-tat tariffs in recent weeks, stemming from U.S. accusations of unfair Chinese trade practices.
The data points to continued resilience in the world’s second-largest economy even as its export outlook is being clouded by escalating tensions with the United States, its largest trading partner.
The government statement said the cause of the explosion remains under investigation.
The comments raised the prospect that the trade dispute between the United States and China that rocked markets last week could spill over into Latin America, a resource-rich region where Beijing has made significant inroads.