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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

President Trump nominates Harris as US ambassador to S. Korea

US President Donald Trump picked Admiral Harry Harris as the next US ambassador to the South Korea, said the White House on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/19 7:49:11

AU, EU meet on infrastructure in Ethiopian capital

The African Union (AU) and the European Union (EU) on Thursday kicked off a two-day meeting on infrastructure at the AU headquarters in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/18 8:50:51

Polish president wants sound Euro-Atlantic relations

Polish President Andrzej Duda said here Thursday that his country wanted to see sound relations between the European Union and the United States despite tension over the Iran nuclear deal and trade frictions.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/18 8:50:13

Syria's Assad meets Russia's Putin in Sochi on future peace talks

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad met with his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, in Russia's city of Sochi on Thursday, saying it's an opportunity for future peace talks, the Syrian presidential media office said.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/18 8:47:34

Namibian minister praises China's assistance in wildlife protection

Namibia's minister of environment and tourism, Pohamba Shifeta, said assistance from China in protecting wildlife and combating poaching especially in Namibia's national parks have been a success.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/18 8:41:33

Peace requires political will, courage from all sides: UN deputy chief

UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed said Thursday that peace requires political will and courage from all sides.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/18 8:31:33