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India: Embassy celebrates 70th Republic Day

The National Day reception commemorating the 70th anniversary of India becoming a republic took place in Beijing on January 28, during which hundreds of guests including government officials, diplomats, entrepreneurs, media and friendly groups attended the event.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/1 10:58:40

Peruvian Ambassador to China looks forward to FTA upgrade

The Chinese market has captured the attention of Latin American countries with its huge consumption of their quality products. Among these countries, Peru has become one of the main exporters of agricultural products including avocados, blueberries and grapes to China and there is a growing potential for exporting a greater variety of marine products such as fish and shrimp to cater to the Chinese consumers. Chinese people also see Peru not only as an exporter of food but also as an ideal destination to understand the rich history and culture in the region.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/1 10:43:39

EU: A public event looks into climate change

The EU Delegation and the Institute of Climate Change and Sustainable Development of Tsinghua University jointly hosted the public event on the EU Long-term Climate Strategy in Beijing on Tuesday
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/17 15:13:42

Cuba: Embassy celebrates the 60th anniversary of the Cuban Revolution

The Cuban Embassy hosted a reception in Beijing marking the 60th Anniversary of the triumph of the Cuban Revolution on January 11
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/17 15:13:40

India: Embassy hosts Colors

Colors of India, a cultural event, co-organized by the Indian Embassy and the Beijing Service Bureau for Diplomatic Missions, took place at the Indian Embassy in Beijing on January 4
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/11 15:18:40

Russia: Young celebrities' visit marks further cultural exchange

A special welcoming event for the Russian popstar Dima Bilan and retired figure skater Yulia Viacheslavovna Lipnitskaia, Russia's youngest athlete to win a gold medal at the Olympics, took place at the Russian Cultural Center in Beijing on December 28
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/11 14:48:40

Putin, Armenian leaders agree to strengthen ties

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Armenia's Acting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan agreed on Thursday to expand cooperation in various areas.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/28 11:15:47

Chinese ambassador details deepening ties with Poland

China and Poland are going to celebrate the 70th anniversary of diplomatic relations. Poland as one of the major powers among the Central and Eastern European (CEE) countries has been playing a key role in China's cooperation with the region vis-à-vis the Belt and Road initiative. Global Times reporter Shan Jie (GT) recently interviewed Liu Guangyuan (Liu), the Chinese Ambassador to Poland.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/25 16:53:39

Despite trade frictions, little chance world's largest economies will 'unhook'

There's no doubt 2018 will be seen as a special year for Sino-US relations. The trade frictions started by the US is viewed by some as a turning point in relations between the world's two largest economies.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/24 18:43:40

UNSC adopts resolution to support peacekeepers' return to Syria-Israel border

The UN Security Council on Friday adopted a resolution that stressed no military activity should occur in the de-militarized zone between Syria and the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights amid the UN peacekeepers' return to the area.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/22 9:05:42

Turkey welcomes US pullout from Syria, announces deal with Trump

Turkey on Friday welcomed a decision of United States for pullout of all its troops from Syria and declared that it postponed an already announced operation into the east of Euphrates River in the war-torn country.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/22 9:03:56

Cyprus, Greece, Israel to set up multi-party military force for energy security

Cyprus, Greece and Israel have decided to set up a multi-party military force to provide security for natural gas infrastructure, Cyprus' state television reported on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/22 9:03:33

Prespa Agreement benefits Serbia-Greece infrastructural interconnection: Serbian president

Successful resolution of the Macedonia naming dispute along the lines of the Prespa agreement could boost Serbia-Greece cooperation and contribute to faster development of the Balkans region, Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic said here Friday. Vucic made the remarks at the second session of the Serbia-Greece High-Level Cooperation Council with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, while ministers of the two governments met at bilateral meetings.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/22 8:59:15

Iran says Russia "reliable" partner in int'l issues

Iran and Russia are "reliable partners" on many international issues despite the US adverse measures, an Iranian deputy foreign minister was quoted as saying by Press TV on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/22 8:57:12

UN official warns of danger of new political crisis in Guinea-Bissau

A UN official on Friday warned of the danger of a new political crisis in Guinea-Bissau over delayed legislative elections.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/22 8:52:30

Russia offers hosting Fatah-Hamas, Palestine-Israel meetings

Russia proposes organizing a meeting between Fatah and Hamas next year and a meeting of Palestinian and Israeli leaders whenever the parties are ready, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/22 8:43:41

UN envoy refuses to comment on US troops withdrawal from Syria

Outgoing UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura on Thursday was unwilling to comment on US President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw troops from Syria.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/21 10:56:12

Australia opposed to Japan's plan to resume commercial whaling: minister

The Australian government has urged Japan to re-consider its plan to resume whaling for commercial purposes.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/21 10:52:56