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US President calls for 'fair and reciprocal' economic relationship with S. Korea

US President Donald Trump on Friday called for removing trade barriers to create a "fair and reciprocal" economic relationship between the US and South Korea.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/1 10:22:33

Trump to meet with Putin at G-20 summit next week

US President Donald Trump will meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin next week at the Group of 20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, the White House said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/30 9:24:21

Italy PM meets with Iranian FM in Rome

Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni met with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zafir in Rome on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/29 9:06:35

Trump to attend French Bastille Day parade: White House

The White House said on Wednesday that US President Donald Trump had accepted French President Emmanuel Macron's invitation to visit France on Bastille Day next month.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/29 8:09:21

S. Korean president to leave for Washington for 1st summit with Trump

South Korean President Moon Jae-in was scheduled to leave for Washington Wednesday afternoon for his first summit meeting, since his inauguration, with US President Donald Trump.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/28 10:21:39

Australian trade minister embarks on trade mission to US, Colombia

Australian Trade Minister Steven Ciobo attempts to sell his nation as the perfect investment destination when he visits the United States and Colombia this week.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/28 9:40:32

Tillerson meets with Qatar Foreign Minister amid Gulf states crisis

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met with his Qatari counterpart Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani on Tuesday, weeks after several Gulf states cut diplomatic ties with the US ally.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/28 9:39:53

Irish new PM discusses ties with British, US leaders over phone

Irish new Prime Minister Leo Varadkar held separate phone talks on Tuesday with US President Donald Trump and British Prime Minister Theresa May.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/28 9:34:22

Poland, Azerbaijan sign cooperation agreements and memorandum in Warsaw

Poland and Azerbaijan jointly signed a series of documents on cooperation during Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev's visit to Warsaw on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/28 9:32:47

US Secretary of Commerce unexpectedly cancels trip to Germany

US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross has cancelled a planned visit to Germany for official talks on short notice, the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) told reporters on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/28 9:25:30

US, Indian leaders vow to boost trade, anti-terror cooperation

US President Donald Trump held talks with visiting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday, hailing strong bilateral ties and pledging to enhance cooperation in areas such as trade and anti-terrorism.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/27 8:49:23

S. Korean FM has phone conversation with Japanese counterpart

South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha on Wednesday had a phone conversation with her Japanese counterpart Fumio Kishida, Seoul's foreign ministry said.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/21 16:14:52

Forging a new future

Editor’s note: Ghanaian Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia will arrive in China on Monday for a seven-day official visit. Global Times reporter Zhang Xin (GT) interviewed Edward Boateng, the newly appointed Ghanaian Ambassador to China on Friday, talking about the development of bilateral ties and economic cooperation.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/18 22:38:39

Philippines lifts suspension on sending workers to Qatar

The Philippine government lifted Thursday the moratorium on the deployment of overseas Filipino workers to Qatar.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/15 16:22:02

Indian PM leaves for Kazakhstan to attend SCO Summit

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday departed for Kazakhstan to take part in the two-day Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summit in Astana.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/8 16:24:34

Iran seeks peace

Following Hasan Rouhani's successful bid for a second term as President of Iran last month, Global Times (GT) reporter Lu Wen'ao talked to Ebrahim Rahimpour (Rahimpour), Iran's deputy foreign minister for Asia and Oceania affairs, on multiple issues concerning Iran, including Rouhani's second term as well as Iran's response to US President Donald Trump's recent remarks.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/6 22:18:39

Egypt cuts ties with Qatar: statement

Egypt announced on Monday the cut of diplomatic ties with Qatar, accusing the Gulf Arab state of supporting "terrorist" organizations, according to a Foreign Ministry statement.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/5 16:56:11

Austrian officials join international criticism of Trump Paris agreement withdrawal

Austrian officials Friday joined the international chorus in criticizing the decision by US president Donald Trump to pull out of the Paris climate agreement, according to local media reports.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/3 8:22:49