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European Union: EU-China Energy Cooperation Platform sets good example for the world

The EU-China Energy Cooperation Platform launch event took place in Beijing on Wednesday, drawing the participation of several hundred people including government officials, diplomats, entrepreneurs, scholars and media. Nicolas Chapuis, the EU Ambassador to China, said that all together, the EU and China are responsible for one-third of the world's final energy consumption.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/16 16:33:40

UN chief stresses int'l technology standards for accelerating innovation worldwide

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday highlighted the importance of international technology standards in accelerating innovation worldwide.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/18 1:00:01

New Zealand, Singapore jointly launch enhanced partnership

A closer relationship between Singapore and New Zealand was launched on Friday to strengthen trade, defense, cyber security and education as well as arts and culture ties, according to a New Zealand government statement.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/17 17:32:41

Denmark: Embassy hosts event for pandas

The Panda Day was successfully held at the Danish Embassy in China on May 10, drawing the participation of around a hundred people to get to know about the two pandas who were moved into the Copenhagen Zoo on April 4.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/16 16:33:41

Italy sets opening-up tone for others to follow

Projects under the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) are “no different” from those of the World Bank, Asian Development Bank and other international organizations, Michele Geraci, undersecretary of state of the Italian Ministry of Economic Development, told the Global Times.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/13 19:33:40

Botswana eyeing Chinese foreign investment: ambassador

Botswana has regarded the pursuit of economic interest as its top priority in recent years. Chinese enterprises are undoubtedly playing an important role to help the southern African country achieve this goal.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/12 17:58:39

Pompeo to meet Putin in Russia

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will travel to Russia on May 12-14, the State Department announced in a statement on Friday.
Source: CGTN | 2019/5/10 20:36:59

Nepalese PM to visit Cambodia next week

Nepalese Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli will make his first official visit to Cambodia on May 13-15 to further enhance bilateral ties, the Cambodian foreign ministry said in a statement on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/10 19:19:52

Defense ministers discuss security threats to South Pacific

All recommendations to enhance the sharing of best practice and regional cooperation have been adopted by the 4th South Pacific Defense Ministers Meeting (SPDMM) held in Nadi, Fiji's third largest city, over the past three days.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/10 16:04:44

New Zealand to attend G7 meeting on cyber collaboration

New Zealand Broadcasting, Communications and Digital Media Minister Kris Faafoi will attend the "Tech for Humanity" meeting of G7 Digital Ministers in Paris next week to support the government's focus on international collaboration on cyber issues.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/10 16:03:52

The Croatian Ambassador to China discusses stronger ties

The former foreign policy advisor of the Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, Dario Mihelin (Mihelin), has taken over his new post as the Croatian Ambassador to China in 2019. The Global Times (GT) sat with him to discuss his outlook on stronger relations between China and Croatia.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/9 16:43:40

Lavrov, Pompeo to meet in Russia's Sochi next week

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will hold talks in Russia's Sochi on May 14, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Igor Morgulov said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/9 9:54:04

Bulgaria: Ruth Koleva visits Beijing

The Bulgarian Embassy will hold a press conference on Wednesday, introducing Koleva and her activities during her visit in Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/5 18:58:39

Switzerland: 'House of Switzerland' to tour China from 2021

From February 4 to 20, 2022, the next Winter Olympic Games will take place in Beijing, followed by the Winter Paralympics from March 4 to 13. To capitalize on the events, the Swiss Federal Council has decided in a recent meeting to promote Switzerland in China through this platform, according to the Swiss Embassy in China on May 1.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/5 18:53:39

Czech President's visit marks 70th anniversary of diplomatic relations

During the visit of Czech President Miloš Zeman for the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, the Czech Embassy in China held a reception to celebrate the 70th anniversary of diplomatic relations between China and the Czech Republic on April 25.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/5 18:43:39

Russian FM, Venezuelan counterpart to meet in Moscow

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and his Venezuelan counterpart Jorge Arreaza will hold talks here on Sunday, the Russian Foreign Ministry announced on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/4 23:56:46

Best world is where US, China both prosper: Buffett

US legendary investor Warren Buffett has said that while the United States and China are competing in many areas, they should recognize that the best world is one in which they both prosper.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/4 21:01:23

Jordan, US sign 329-mln-USD economic aid agreement

Jordan and the United States signed on Tuesday an economic assistance deal worth 329 million US dollars, Jordan's Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/1 11:47:35