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Italy sets opening-up tone for others to follow

Projects under the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) are “no different” from those of the World Bank, Asian Development Bank and other international organizations, Michele Geraci, undersecretary of state of the Italian Ministry of Economic Development, told the Global Times.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/13 19:33:40

Botswana eyeing Chinese foreign investment: ambassador

Botswana has regarded the pursuit of economic interest as its top priority in recent years. Chinese enterprises are undoubtedly playing an important role to help the southern African country achieve this goal.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/12 17:58:39

Pompeo to meet Putin in Russia

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will travel to Russia on May 12-14, the State Department announced in a statement on Friday.
Source: CGTN | 2019/5/10 20:36:59

Nepalese PM to visit Cambodia next week

Nepalese Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli will make his first official visit to Cambodia on May 13-15 to further enhance bilateral ties, the Cambodian foreign ministry said in a statement on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/10 19:19:52

Defense ministers discuss security threats to South Pacific

All recommendations to enhance the sharing of best practice and regional cooperation have been adopted by the 4th South Pacific Defense Ministers Meeting (SPDMM) held in Nadi, Fiji's third largest city, over the past three days.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/10 16:04:44

New Zealand to attend G7 meeting on cyber collaboration

New Zealand Broadcasting, Communications and Digital Media Minister Kris Faafoi will attend the "Tech for Humanity" meeting of G7 Digital Ministers in Paris next week to support the government's focus on international collaboration on cyber issues.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/10 16:03:52

The Croatian Ambassador to China discusses stronger ties

The former foreign policy advisor of the Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, Dario Mihelin (Mihelin), has taken over his new post as the Croatian Ambassador to China in 2019. The Global Times (GT) sat with him to discuss his outlook on stronger relations between China and Croatia.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/9 16:43:40

Lavrov, Pompeo to meet in Russia's Sochi next week

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will hold talks in Russia's Sochi on May 14, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Igor Morgulov said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/9 9:54:04

Bulgaria: Ruth Koleva visits Beijing

The Bulgarian Embassy will hold a press conference on Wednesday, introducing Koleva and her activities during her visit in Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/5 18:58:39

Switzerland: 'House of Switzerland' to tour China from 2021

From February 4 to 20, 2022, the next Winter Olympic Games will take place in Beijing, followed by the Winter Paralympics from March 4 to 13. To capitalize on the events, the Swiss Federal Council has decided in a recent meeting to promote Switzerland in China through this platform, according to the Swiss Embassy in China on May 1.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/5 18:53:39

Czech President's visit marks 70th anniversary of diplomatic relations

During the visit of Czech President Miloš Zeman for the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, the Czech Embassy in China held a reception to celebrate the 70th anniversary of diplomatic relations between China and the Czech Republic on April 25.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/5 18:43:39

Russian FM, Venezuelan counterpart to meet in Moscow

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and his Venezuelan counterpart Jorge Arreaza will hold talks here on Sunday, the Russian Foreign Ministry announced on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/4 23:56:46

Best world is where US, China both prosper: Buffett

US legendary investor Warren Buffett has said that while the United States and China are competing in many areas, they should recognize that the best world is one in which they both prosper.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/4 21:01:23

Jordan, US sign 329-mln-USD economic aid agreement

Jordan and the United States signed on Tuesday an economic assistance deal worth 329 million US dollars, Jordan's Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/1 11:47:35

Azerbaijan: Signing ceremony held for business cooperation

The signing ceremony between Chinese and Azerbaijani enterprises under the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) was hosted in Beijing on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/28 15:38:39

'Retrospect – the Collection and Dialogue between Chinese and Tunisian Artists'

On the occasion of the 55th anniversary of diplomatic relations between China and Tunisia, the Embassy of Tunisia in China and the China Arts and Entertainment Group Ltd (CAEG) collaboratively organized a painting exhibition, "Retrospect - the Collection and Dialogue between Chinese and Tunisian Artists," at the Tunisian Embassy in Beijing on April 19.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/28 15:33:39

South China Sea dispute won't stymie China-Philippines relations: ambassador

Ahead of the 2nd Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, Philippines Ambassador to China Chito Sta Romana told media on Wednesday that they don't want disputes to “overwhelm” China-Philippines relations.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/24 23:45:14

'Focus on Italy' press conference held at Italian embassy

With the melody of “Beautiful that way” – the theme song from the renowned Italian movie La Vita è bella (Life is Beautiful) (1999) playing aloud, the press conference of “Focus on Italy” kicked off at the Italian Embassy in Beijing on April 18.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/24 20:32:01