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New round of cultural exchanges between China and Poland begin on a musical note


A world-class musical troupe landed in Beijing with a crescendo on Wednesday to appeal to the growing appetite of concert-goers in the city. The music group has a special mission: to promote Polish culture among the Chinese public and facilitate cultural exchanges between China and the European nation.

New round of cultural exchanges between China and Poland begin on a musical note

A world-class musical troupe landed in Beijing with a crescendo on Wednesday to appeal to the growing appetite of concert-goers in the city. The music group has a special mission: to promote Polish culture among the Chinese public and facilitate cultural exchanges between China and the European nation.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/18 20:38:40

Death toll climbs to 832 after Indonesia quake

The death toll from the Indonesian earthquake and tsunami jumped to 832 and is expected to rise, the Indonesian disaster agency said on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/18 14:53:41

China wards off US Navy destroyer to leave S.China Sea

China reiterated Tuesday that it opposes any operation that threatens its sovereignty after a Chinese navy ship drove away a US navy destroyer in the South China Sea.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/18 14:53:40

Construction investment in Cambodia slows down in first 9 months

Cambodia's construction sector attracted a total investment of 4.82 billion US dollars in the first nine months of this year, down 14 percent over the same period last year, according to the latest report on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/18 14:31:30

White House says US to withdraw from Universal Postal Union

The US Department of State will file notice that the United States will withdraw from the Universal Postal Union (UPU), an international body of the United Nations (UN), the White House announced on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/18 14:00:23

African officials hail Beijing FOCAC summit in boosting China-Africa ties

African officials have reiterated that the recent summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) held last month in Beijing, China, and its outcomes show the commitment by China and Africa to continuously enhance their partnership in the new era, based on win-win and shared benefits.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/18 13:59:03

Ukrainian president offers condolences to families of Crimea college attack victims

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has expressed his condolences to the families of victims in the attack on a college in the city of Kerch in Crimea on Wednesday, the presidential press service said.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/18 13:56:37

UN committed to cooperation with AU to solve African problems: Guterres

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday expressed commitment to working with the African Union to solve African problems.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/18 13:55:51

Iran calls for Pakistan's help to release kidnapped guards

Iranian foreign minister on Wednesday urged Pakistan to follow up the fate of kidnapped Iranian border guards and transferred them to Pakistani soil.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/18 13:53:50

China calls for cutting off funds, weapons supply to terrorists in Syria

Chinese envoy to the United Nations Ma Zhaoxu on Wednesday called on the international community to join efforts in cutting off the supply chain of funds and weapons to terrorists in Syria.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/18 13:51:36

Security Council EU members call for political engagement in Syria

European Union members on the UN Security Council on Wednesday asked the political actors in Syria, particularly the government, to engage in the early convening of a constitutional committee.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/18 13:48:23

Iran's top leader says not to rely on West for scientific progress

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Wednesday that relying on the western states will not contribute to the country's scientific growth, state TV reported.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/18 13:41:47

Turkey enters residence of Saudi consul general in Istanbul over missing Saudi journalist

A Turkish team on Wednesday entered the residence of the Saudi consul general in Istanbul to seek further evidence over the disappearance of the Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/18 13:37:17