International

2 weeks ago | September 6, 2018

Names of ‘Russian suspects’ in Skripal case published by UK don’t ...

MOSCOW. – The Russian Foreign Ministry said that the names and photos of alleged Russians suspected of poisoning ...

Oil demand to hit 100 mln bpd sooner than projected: OPEC’s ...

CAPE TOWN. – World oil consumption will reach 100 million barrels per day (bpd) later this year, hitting that ...

President Xi meets chairperson of AU Commission

BEIJING. — Chinese President Xi Jinping yesterday met with Moussa Faki Mahamat, chairperson of the African Union ...

Twitter chief says was unprepared for ‘weaponised’ ...

WASHINGTON. – Twitter was “unprepared and ill-equipped” for the vast campaigns of manipulation that ...

Japan evacuates major airport after typhoon wreaks havoc

TOKYO. – Japan issued evacuation advisories for more than a million people and canceled hundreds of flights as ...

2 weeks ago | September 5, 2018

France partly to blame for Libya crisis: Italian minister

ROME. - France is partly to blame for the crisis in Libya, Italy's Defence Minister Elisabetta Trenta said on Monday, ...

China-Africa cooperation: the foundation for global change

BEIJING. -- Chinese President Xi Jinping and leaders from across the African continent gathered in Beijing for a two-day ...

Amazon becomes world’s second $1tn company

NEW YORK. - Amazon has become the second company to be valued by Wall Street at $1tn, a matter of weeks after Apple ...

2 weeks ago | September 4, 2018

Beijing declaration, action plan adopted at FOCAC summit

BEIJING. -- A declaration and an action plan were adopted Tuesday at the 2018 Beijing Summit of the Forum on ...

South African president rejects claims of Chinese ...

BEIJING. -- South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday dismissed allegations of China practicing colonialism in ...

AU chair calls China’s engagement in Africa “deeply ...

BEIJING. -- Rwandan President Paul Kagame, who is also rotating chair of the African Union (AU), said here Monday that ...

AU Commission chair calls for more development synergy between ...

BEIJING. -- Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission Moussa Faki Mahamat on Monday praised China's support for ...

UN chief says world to benefit from China-Africa ties

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres addresses the opening ceremony of the Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa ...

President Xi Jinping’s keynote speech at opening ceremony ...

BEIJING. - Chinese President Xi Jinping delivered a keynote speech at the opening ceremony of the 2018 Beijing Summit of ...

Sharp rise in proportion of migrants dying in Mediterranean, says UN

UNITED NATIONS. - Fewer people are making the journey across the Mediterranean to Europe, but the proportion of those ...