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Singaporean foreign minister to visit DPRK

Singaporean Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan will pay an official visit to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said here Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/7 0:09:01

Singapore unveils commemorative medallions to mark Trump-Kim summit

To commemorate the summit between US President Donald Trump and top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un, which is scheduled to be held here next week, the Singapore Mint unveiled Tuesday three commemorative medallions.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/5 17:37:28

More world leaders invited to G7 Summit for oceans protection

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has invited 16 world leaders and heads of international organizations, besides the G7 leaders, to join a special session of the upcoming G7 summit on oceans protection.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/3 21:39:26

Syrian president to visit DPRK: KCNA

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has said he wants to visit the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) to meet with its top leader Kim Jong Un, the official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) said Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/3 20:17:47

Singapore tightens security for Trump-Kim summit

The world's attention has shifted to Singapore, after US President Donald Trump announced his meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un was back on track and was making preparations for the historic summit, with hotel rooms reportedly being booked and police preparing to lock down the city.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/3 19:54:35

India, Britain hold dialogue to enhance security cooperation

India and Britain held their third home affairs dialogue in New Delhi on Thursday and the two sides agreed to carry forward the momentum for enhanced security cooperation, said official sources.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/31 20:47:41

Moscow ready to help implement agreements between Pyongyang, Seoul: Lavrov

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Thursday that Moscow is ready to fully assist in implementing agreements reached between Pyongyang and Seoul, according to the Russian Foreign Ministry.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/31 20:45:52

Malaysia PM says to cancel high speed rail project with Singapore

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on Monday that he will drop the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail (KL-SG HSR) project, as part of his efforts after winning the election to restore the financial health of the country.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/28 19:38:00

Trump sends letter to Kim, says Singapore meeting will not happen

US President Donald Trump on Thursday sent a letter to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK)'s top leader, Kim Jong Un, saying that his planned meeting with Kim in Singapore on June 12 will not happen.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/24 23:15:24

British foreign secretary holds 18-minute phone call with hoax Armenian PM

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson held an 18-minute phone call with a prankster claiming to be Armenian prime minister, local press reports said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/24 23:14:24

Urgent: Trump sends letter to Kim, says Singapore summit will not happen

US President Donald Trump on Thursday sent a letter to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK)'s top leader, Kim Jong Un, saying that his planned meeting with Kim in Singapore on June 12 will not happen, according to the White House.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/24 22:05:53

Malaysian PM vows to further strengthen cooperation with China

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said Thursday that the new Malaysian government will further strengthen cooperation with China, and welcomes Chinese investment to his country.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/24 20:05:12

UN official says China could help Africa in continental free trade area

A UN offcial said on Wednesday that China could play a role in helping Africa achieve benefits of the Continental Free Trade Area.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/24 0:08:42

UN chief appoints Tanzanian to UNEP top post

United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres has appointed a Tanzanian deputy executive director of the UN Environment Program (UNEP), a statement said on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/23 0:58:12

New Zealand's Deputy Prime Minister to visit China

Winston Peters, deputy prime minister and foreign minister of New Zealand, will visit China from Thursday to Sunday at the invitation of Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Lu Kang said at a daily press briefing Monday in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/21 21:23:16

Spain to expand cooperation with China under B&R Initiative: King Felipe VI

Spanish King Felipe VI said on Thursday that his country will more actively participate in the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative, and explore cooperation in areas such as trade, tourism, culture and education, while expanding third-party market collaboration.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/19 13:25:29

US complicates Middle East situation: Merkel tells Putin

German Chancellor Angela Merkel told Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday that the Middle East situation had been complicated by the United States' withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/19 9:02:28

Spain wants more cooperation with China: PM

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has said that Spain and China should have more high-level visits, plan for the future and strengthen cooperation in trade, tourism, culture and sports.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/19 7:51:33