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Trump-Xi G20 Meeting to Help Prevent Trade War Escalation - Business Lobby

The results of the most recent meeting between US President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping allow to delay possible further escalation of a trade war between the two countries and to find a long-term solution for better bilateral relations, vice president of China operations at the US-China Business Council, Jacob Parker said.
Source: sputniknews.com | 2018/12/4 19:16:36

Pompeo to talk defense budgets, Moscow with allies during NATO trip

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will press allies to meet their defense spending targets and talk about Moscow on his North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) trip, according to a statement issued by the State Department on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/4 14:59:32

Trump seeks Pakistan's support in solution to Afghan problem: foreign ministry

U.S. President Donald Trump has sought Pakistan's support in negotiated settlement of the conflict in Afghanistan, the Pakistani Foreign Ministry said on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/4 13:30:27

Kremlin denies Ukrainian allegations of Russian aggression

The Kremlin denied allegations by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko Monday that the recent seizure of Ukrainian naval ships proved Russia's plans to take Ukrainian ports on the Sea of Azov.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/4 8:19:29

China, France to hold high-level economic, financial dialogue

The sixth China-France High-Level Economic and Financial Dialogue will be held in France on Friday, a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson announced Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/4 1:06:16

Trump to grant Kim Jong-un's wishes after denuclearization: Moon

US President Donald Trump will grant North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un his wishes if he delivers on denuclearization, the South Korean president said Sunday, following talks on the sidelines of the G20 summit.
Source: AFP | 2018/12/3 20:58:41

World 'way off course,' UN warns at crunch climate summit

The world is "way off course" in its plan to prevent catastrophic climate change, the United Nations warned Monday as nations gathered in Poland to chart a way for mankind to avert runaway global warming.
Source: AFP | 2018/12/3 20:58:40

50 students exchanged annually between Iran, other countries

Iran's Secretary of National Committee of International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience (IAESTE) said 50-60 students are annually being exchanged between Iran and foreign countries.
Source: Islamic Republic News Agency | 2018/12/3 19:59:49

Xi demonstrates China's critical, constructive role in G20

Chinese President Xi Jinping and other Group of 20 (G20) leaders concluded a fruitful summit Saturday, exchanging in-depth views on building consensus for fair and sustainable development.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/3 9:24:56

Russia ready to resume dialogue with US: FM

Russia is ready to resume dialogue with the United States under an offer from US National Security Adviser John Bolton as soon as Washington is ready for that, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/3 0:40:06

Putin, Erdogan agree on plans to set up demilitarized zone in Syria: Russian FM

The presidents of Russia and Turkey agreed on further steps to implement the agreement over a demilitarized zone in Syria's Idlib province, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/3 0:39:31

Trump says meeting with DPRK's top leader Kim likely early next year: report

US President Donald Trump reportedly said on Saturday on his way back here that his second meeting with the top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Kim Jong Un, is likely to happen in January or February next year.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/2 17:30:16

G20 summit endorses multilateral trade system, WTO reforms

The Group of 20 (G20) summit concluded here on Saturday, with members endorsing the multilateral trading system, and calling for reforms to the World Trade Organization (WTO), the global trade oversight body.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/2 8:22:59

G20 summit endorses multilateral trade system, WTO reforms

The Group of 20 (G20) summit concluded here on Saturday, with members endorsing the multilateral trading system, and calling for reforms to the World Trade Organization (WTO), the global trade oversight body.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/2 8:06:28

Trump, Merkel discuss trade, security issues at G20 summit

US President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday exchanged views on trade and security on the sidelines of the Group of 20 (G20) summit in Buenos Aires, according to a statement released by the White House.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/2 8:02:07

Putin, Trump unlikely to meet in near future: Kremlin

Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. leader Donald Trump are unlikely to hold talks in the near future after the latter canceled their scheduled meeting in Argentina, the Kremlin said Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/2 7:44:45

EU, Chinese business leaders, former senior officials call for multilateralism

After a two-day closed-door meeting here, over 30 European and Chinese business leaders and former senior officials on Friday called for open, balanced, and inclusive multilateralism as well as rule-based trade and investment.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/2 7:34:43

China, France, UN reiterate promises of cooperation on climate change

China, France and the United Nations reiterated their firm commitments to working together in combating climate change in a press statement released here on Friday following a three-party meeting on the sidelines of the Group of 20 (G20) summit.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/2 2:19:02