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S. Korea denounces Japan's territorial claim for disputed islets

South Korea's foreign ministry on Thursday denounced Japan for its renewed territorial claim for Dokdo islets, called Takeshima in Japan, lying halfway between the two countries.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/22 16:26:23

Trudeau's visit to India to enhance economic ties, says economist

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's meeting with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi in New Delhi on Friday is likely to boost bilateral trade, a leading economist said in a recent interview.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/22 16:19:57

DPRK to send high-ranking delegation to closing ceremony of Winter Olympics: S.Korea

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) has notified South Korea of its plan to send a high-ranking delegation to the closing ceremony of the 23rd Winter Olympics, boosting hope for a lasting atmosphere for dialogue between the two Koreas, Seoul's unification ministry said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/22 15:02:05

Ugandan president thanks China for supporting Africa's development

While inspecting a Chinese-built industrial park here Tuesday, Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni expressed his gratitude to the Chinese people for continuously supporting African countries' pursuit for economic independence.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/14 18:10:54

S.Korean president says US shows intention to talk with DPRK

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said the United States had shown its willingness to talk with the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) amid growing signs of a thaw in inter-Korean relations, Moon's spokesman said Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/13 16:02:43

Serbian president visits Croatia amid protests

The presidents of Croatia and Serbia pledged Monday to work on easing tensions between the two neighboring countries issued from a bloody break-up of former Yugoslavia in the 1990s, amid protests by Croatian war veterans.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/13 9:29:34

US Secretary of State arrives in Cairo to start Mideast tour

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson arrived in Cairo on Sunday on the first leg of his Middle East tour that also includes Jordan, Turkey, Lebanon and Kuwait, Egypt's official MENA news agency reported.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/13 9:26:58

Sri Lanka keen to sign FTA with China: ambassador

Since the China-proposed Belt and Road initiative was revealed to the world, Sri Lanka has been actively cooperating with China to ensure a win-win result. Global Times reporter Wang Bozun (GT) interviewed Sri Lankan Ambassador to China Karunasena Kodituwakku (Kodituwakku) to discuss the dialogue between the two countries.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/12 19:03:39

Hand in hand, China and ASEAN enter a new era

2017 marked the first golden jubilee of ASEAN. Over the past half century, ASEAN has come a long way tailoring a path of its own, and created the first sub-regional community in Asia, achievements hailed as an "Asian miracle" by many.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/11 21:33:40

Spotlight: US top officials to visit Turkey amid Afrin operation, strained ties

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster will visit Turkey on separate crucial trips in the upcoming days, amid strained relations between the two countries over Turkish ongoing cross border operation in Syria.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/10 23:06:36

S. Korean unification minister hosts dinner meeting for ranking DPRK delegation

A high-ranking delegation from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) joined a dinner meeting hosted by South Korean Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon, Seoul's unification ministry said Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/10 19:25:27

Tunisia open to Chinese investment: senior official

"Tunisia is open to Chinese investment," said Mabrouk Korchid, Tunisian Minister of State Domains and Land Affairs, in an exclusive interview with Xinhua recently.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/10 7:20:09

Cambodia builds 8th Cambodia-China Friendship Bridge

Cambodia on Friday broke ground for the construction of the eighth Cambodia-China Friendship Bridge across the Mekong River, connecting Kampong Cham province and Tboung Khmum province in the country's southeastern part.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/10 0:53:52

S. Korean, DPRK athletes march together at Winter Olympics opening ceremony

Athletes from South Korea and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) marched together under a unified Korean flag at the opening ceremony of the 23rd Winter Olympics in South Korea's eastern county of PyeongChang on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/10 0:26:32

Fiji, China enjoy close relations, eye for future cooperation: Fijian official

Fiji and China have enjoyed very close and cordial relations since the two countries established diplomatic relations in 1975, a Fijian government representative said here on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/10 0:11:31

High-level DPRK delegation to Seoul Olympics signals thaw in ties

The high-level delegation from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) arrived in South Korea Friday to participate in the opening ceremony of the PyeongChang Winter Olympics.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/9 22:36:50

South Korea, DPRK athletes march together at opening ceremony of Winter Olympics

Athletes of South Korea and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) marched together under a unified Korean flag Friday during the opening ceremony of the 23rd Winter Olympics in South Korea's east county of PyeongChang.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/9 22:19:38

S. Korean president meets sister of top DPRK leader at Winter Olympics' opening ceremony

South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Friday met Kim Yo Jong, the younger sister of top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un, according to Yonhap news agency report.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/9 21:48:10