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UN chief commends ILO at its 100th anniversary for helping build a new world

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday praised the International Labour Organization (ILO) for "carrying forward the torch that was lit one hundred years ago to help build a new world."
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/22 9:33:47

Laos, DPRK diplomats confident of strengthening longstanding ties

The longstanding friendship between Laos and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) will be strengthened persistently despite increasing global complications.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/21 13:54:13

Amazing China Hastings Year of Tourism kicks off for stronger ties

The Amazing China Hastings Year of Tourism, which celebrates and enhances the special connection between China and Hastings, New Zealand, took place at the New Zealand Embassy in China on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/20 16:44:42

Latin America and Caribbean art show highlights cultural diversity

The launch of the 2019 Latin America and Caribbean Art Exhibition took place at the China World Art Museum in Beijing on June 14, highlighting 48 works by Latin American and Caribbean artists.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/20 16:43:39

S.Korea to provide 50,000 tons of rice to DPRK

South Korean Unification Minister Kim Yeon-chul, the country's top policymaker in charge of inter-Korean affairs, told a televised press briefing Wednesday that it will provide 50,000 tons of rice to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) through the World Food Program (WFP).
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/19 17:06:14

Iraqi PM holds phone call with US Secretary of State over regional developments

Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi on Friday held a phone call with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo over regional developments amid the rising dispute between Washington and Tehran.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/15 11:36:31

UN official calls for fair, peaceful elections in Burundi in 2020

Free, fair, inclusive and peaceful elections in Burundi in 2020 are crucial, said Jurg Lauber, chair of the Burundi configuration of the UN Peacebuilding Commission, on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/15 9:56:20

UN chief calls for independent probe into tanker attacks in Gulf of Oman

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday called for an independent investigation into this week's attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/15 9:49:29

UN Security Council proposes mechanisms for enhanced cooperation with Arab League

The United Nations Security Council on Thursday proposed a set of mechanisms to achieve enhanced cooperation with the Arab League.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/14 13:25:50

Pakistan: Ambassador inaugurates Chinese language laboratory in Beijing

Ambassador of Pakistan to China Masood Khalid inaugurated a modern Chinese language laboratory equipped with state-of-the-art audio and visual tools at the Pakistan Embassy College Beijing (PECB) on Tuesday
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/13 17:53:40

Sweden: Embassy marks national day, midsummer

The Swedish Embassy in China hosted its National Day and Midsummer Celebration on June 6 in Beijing
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/13 17:48:40

UN hails ratification of human rights treaties by South Sudan parliament

The UN rights body on Friday welcomed the ratification of two crucial human rights treaties this week by South Sudan parliament.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/7 19:16:14

Brazilian, Argentine presidents look forward to Mercosur-EU free trade agreement

Visiting Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro and his Argentine counterpart Mauricio Macri on Thursday expressed confidence about the Southern Common Market (Mercosur) signing a free trade agreement with the European Union (EU).
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/7 14:07:00

No food security without food safety: UN official

The global community has decided to celebrate for the first time a World Food Safety day, highlighting the importance of food safety related issues for achieving the sustainable development goals, a United Nations official said Thursday during an exclusive interview with Xinhua.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/7 13:02:06

Australia needs to strengthen bilateral partnerships: Australian Treasurer

It is critical for Australia to strengthen bilateral partnerships amid rising economic headwinds, Australian Treasurer Josh Frydenberg said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/7 11:23:54

Indian commerce minister to attend G20 ministerial meeting in Japan

India's Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal will be leading a delegation for the upcoming G20 ministerial meeting on trade and digital economy to be held in Japan, officials said here on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/6 23:37:45

Japanese PM to visit Iran amid tensions over Persian Gulf

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will make a two-day visit to Iran from June 12, amid rising tensions in the Persian Gulf between the United States and Iran over an international nuclear agreement, Japanese government said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/6 17:15:48

Croatia: Ambassador visits Shanxi Province

The Croatian Ambassador to China Dario Mihelin and his delegation visited Shanxi Province on June 2
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/5 18:03:40