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US vice president to arrive in Ottawa for brief visit

US Vice President Mike Pence will arrive here for a brief visit beginning on Thursday noon, according to the Canadian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/31 8:30:33

Intra-Afghan talks in Moscow fail to produce truce

The participants of inter-Afghan negotiations held here on May 28-30 have failed to reach a ceasefire agreement, TASS news agency reported Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/31 8:29:53

Russian, Japanese ministers discuss security concerns

The foreign and defense ministers of Russia and Japan expressed their respective concerns on Thursday that the military activities of one country could undermine the security of the other.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/31 8:22:23

UN launches initiative to promote metropolitan development

The UN-Habitat on Thursday launched an initiative dubbed MetroHUB that seeks to promote development of metropolitan areas with more than two cities.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/31 8:20:19

Guyanese Embassy in China celebrates Independence Day

To mark the 53rd Anniversary of Independence of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, a reception took place at the Guyanese Embassy in Beijing on May 27.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/30 17:38:40

China and Norway mark stronger ties

The ceremonial event of the Constitution Day of Norway took place on May 23, drawing the participation of several hundred guests to review friendship while tasting Norwegian seafood in the embassy's courtyard.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/30 17:33:40

Songs from Danish author's hometown come to Beijing

The Copenhagen Royal Chapel Choir performed their special show at the Danish Embassy in China on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/30 17:28:40

Zambian president congratulates South Africa's Ramaphosa on re-election

Zambian President Edgar Lungu on Saturday congratulated South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on his re-election and inauguration as that country's fifth president since the end of apartheid in 1994.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/25 22:16:16

Senior DPRK official meets with Cuban top political leaders

Visiting Vice Chairman of Workers' Party of Korea (WPK) Central Committee Ri Su Yong was received by Raul Castro and Jose Ramon Machado Ventura, first and second secretary general of the Communist Party of Cuba (PCC) respectively, a government release said on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/24 21:05:27

Bollywood actor Ayushmann Khurana believes Chinese movies will do well in India

India's popular film actor Ayushmann Khurana said Chinese movies would also do well in India, while more and more Indian movies are tasting success in the Chinese market.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/24 20:28:44

Russia, Sudan agree to boost military cooperation

Russia and Sudan positively assessed their military cooperation and pledged to strengthen it, according to bilateral agreements published Friday on Russia's legal information website.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/24 20:18:41

Abe, US national security adviser hold talks ahead of Trump's state visit to Japan

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and US National Security Adviser John Bolton held talks in Tokyo Friday to discuss US President Donald Trump's four-day state visit.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/24 18:52:25

Saudi crown prince receives US envoy over bilateral ties, regional issues

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud received on Friday the US Special Representative for Syria Engagement James Jeffrey in Jeddah.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/24 18:51:03

Putin congratulates Indian PM Modi on party's election victory

Russian President Vladimir Putin sent a congratulatory message to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the victory of his party in the general elections, the Kremlin said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/24 16:38:27

German Embassy in Beijing holds Open Day event

Themed "Echt Berlin (Really Berlin)," the German Embassy in China kicked off the Open Day event on May 18 to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall as well as the 25th city partnership anniversary between Beijing and Berlin.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/23 18:03:40

INBAR marks its Honor Day in Beijing

The ceremonial event to mark the Honor Day of the International Bamboo and Rattan Organisation (INBAR) took place at the INBAR Pavilion of the International Horticultural Exhibition in Yanqing, Beijing on Thursday. A group of policymakers, diplomats and media gathered to celebrate the occasion.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/23 17:53:41

Vision Maldives art exhibition welcomes Chinese audiences

The launch of the Vision Maldives art exhibition under the theme of the Belt and Road Initiative took place at the China International Culture Exchange Center in Beijing on Saturday, showcasing over 70 paintings by the famous Maldivian artists Afzal Shaafiu and Ahmed Amir.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/21 16:58:40

Cuba, Vietnam vow to strengthen ties

Cuba and Vietnam agreed to strengthen bilateral ties by signing a joint plan of political consultations for the 2020-2022 period on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/21 13:45:18