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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

Modi condemns car bomb blast in Afghan capital

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday condemned the car bomb blast in the diplomatic district in Afghan capital Kabul.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/31 16:27:39

Trump's policies have weakened the West: German FM

Germany's top diplomat Sigmar Gabriel on Monday released harsh words on the United States, saying US President Donald Trump's policies have weakened the West.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/30 6:53:12

Rwandan president to visit Zambia next month

Rwandan President Paul Kagame will visit Zambia next month as part of efforts to enhance ties, the foreign affairs minister said on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/30 6:32:18

Australian PM embarks US trip to mend relations, discuss regional security

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull will depart for a whirlwind trip to the United States on Wednesday, during which he will meet US President Donald Trump for the first time since Trump took office.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/3 13:53:35

S.Korea completes land provision deal with USFK for THAAD site

South Korea on Thursday completed a deal to provide US Forces Korea (USFK) with land which had been acquired from Lotte Group earlier this year to deploy the US Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile defense system.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/20 19:05:35

DPRK slams S. Korea for backing US plan to attack Pyongyang

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Thursday slammed South Korean conservatives for backing US plan to stage military strikes against Pyongyang.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/20 19:00:48

US seeks "win-win" trade relations with Indonesia: Pence

US Vice President Mike Pence said Thursday that the US government sought "win-win" trade relations with Indonesia.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/20 19:00:22

German industrial federation expresses concerns about Turkey's referendum

The head of the Federation of German Industries (BDI), the nation's main industrial group, said Tuesday that the referendum in Turkey was "worrying" and could hurt Turkey's economic ties with European partners.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/18 23:56:17

Japan, US agree on collaborative approach to Korean Peninsula issue, launch new economic dialogue

Japan and the United States on Tuesday agreed to work together with countries in the region to address tensions on the Korean Peninsular and took steps towards bridging gaps in economic cooperation with the launch of the US-Japan Economic Dialogue.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/18 23:14:33

Chinese, British FMs discuss situation in Syria, Korean Peninsula

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and his British counterpart, Boris Johnson, on Monday exchanged views on the situation in Syria and the Korean Peninsula.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/18 0:14:55

Bangladeshi PM's three-day Bhutan visit to focus on six deals

Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will embark on a three-day visit to Bhutan on Tuesday, during which six deals in different areas are expected to be signed.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/18 0:14:41