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UN chief calls for holistic, inclusive approach to peacebuilding

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday asked for a holistic and inclusive approach to peacebuilding as well as adequate funding.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/6 10:11:42

UN rights chief expresses concern over situation in Syria's Deir-ez-Zor

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet on Wednesday expressed her concern over the situation in Syria's Deir-ez-Zor Governorate, saying that civilians continue to pay the highest price in the conflict.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/6 10:03:24

German ambassador to China seeks to cement ties

This year marks the 40th anniversary of China's reform and opening-up. As the world's second and fourth largest economies, China and Germany have been closely cooperating over the last 40 years. China has been Germany's top trading partner for the last two years. And Germany was among the 12 guests of honor at the first China International Import Expo (CIIE) held from November 5 to 10. As Sino-German ties are crucial in today's complicated and changing world order, Global Times reporter Yin Lu (GT) recently talked to Dr Clemens von Goetze (Goetze), the German ambassador to China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/5 20:08:40

UNGA president calls for eliminations of financing gaps in middle-income countries

UN General Assembly (UNGA) President Maria Fernanda Espinosa Garces on Tuesday called for eliminations of inequality and financing gaps in middle-income countries.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/5 13:27:22

Morocco, Czech agree to strengthen bilateral cooperation

Moroccan Prime Minister Saad Eddine El Otmani and his Czech counterpart Andrej Babis on Tuesday agreed to further strengthen bilateral cooperation.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/5 8:17:45

UN General Assembly president launches global campaign against plastic pollution

UN General Assembly President Maria Fernanda Espinosa on Tuesday launched a global campaign against plastic pollution, primarily to raise awareness among peoples around the world.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/5 8:11:31

US, Indian defense ministers reaffirm strong security ties

U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis met with Indian Minister of Defense Nirmala Sitharaman here at Pentagon on Monday, highlighting security cooperation between Washington and New Delhi.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/5 8:00:03

Mexico, US to maintain relationship of mutual respect: Lopez Obrador

Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said Monday that the Mexico-US relationship will be maintained on a basis of mutual respect.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/4 13:32:50

Cuba, Haiti vow to expand cooperation

Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel and his Haitian counterpart, Jovenel Moise, pledged here on Monday to strengthen bilateral cooperation, particularly in the fields of health and education. Both leaders praised the actual state of bilateral political links and cooperation and vowed to strengthen them in the coming years.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/4 11:54:12

S. Africa urges increased support for developing countries in fighting climate change

South Africa on Monday called for increased support for developing countries in fighting climate change.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/4 10:36:37

Egypt's first int'l defense expo kicks off in Cairo

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi inaugurated on Monday Egypt's first defense expo, EDEX 2018, which will see the participation of 373 major defense companies from 41 countries including China.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/4 10:27:38

US, Indian defense ministers reaffirm strong security ties

US Secretary of Defense James Mattis met with Indian Minister of Defense Nirmala Sitharaman here at Pentagon on Monday, highlighting security cooperation between Washington and New Delhi.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/4 9:55:00

Trump says meeting with DPRK's top leader Kim likely early next year: report

U.S. President Donald Trump reportedly said on Saturday on his way back here that his second meeting with the top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Kim Jong Un, is likely to happen in January or February next year.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/4 8:15:20

Xi demonstrates China's critical, constructive role in G20

Chinese President Xi Jinping and other Group of 20 (G20) leaders concluded a fruitful summit Saturday, exchanging in-depth views on building consensus for fair and sustainable development.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/3 9:24:56

Iran urges implementation of free trade deal with Eurasian states

The Iranian energy minister said the implementation of a free trade agreement between Iran and the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) will boost bilateral trade ties, Tasnim news agency reported Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/1 9:28:25

Morocco, Bulgaria vow to strengthen bilateral cooperation

Moroccan Prime Minister Saad Eddine El Othmani and his visiting Bulgarian counterpart Boyko Borissov pledged on Friday to further strengthen bilateral cooperation.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/1 9:14:58

Argentine president opens G20 Summit

Argentine President Mauricio Macri on Friday welcomed the heads of state and government representatives attending the 13th summit of the Group of 20 (G20).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/1 9:03:23

Trump, Abe discuss DPRK, trade in talks

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday met in Buenos Aires of Argentina with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on the situation of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and bilateral trade.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/1 8:33:22