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Wednesday, 20 February 2019

World

Pope gathers world bishops

Vatican City — Bishops from around the world head to the Vatican this week for a hotly-awaited summit on tackling the wave of child...

BRI serves common interests of humanity

MUNICH — Facts have shown and will continue to prove that the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) creates opportunities and benefits for all...

China, Thailand hold strategic discourse

CHIANG MAI — Visiting Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi and Thai Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai held here Saturday strategic consultations. Wang said...

Xi hails trade talks progress

BEIJING — Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday met with US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, who were here for...

Dementia problem

A 59-year-old Thai woman with dementia who left home eight months ago to see her son nearby, only to apparently walk 640 kilometers into...

China market entities hit 111M

As of Friday, the number of registered market entities in China reached 111 million, including 35 million enterprises, according to the State Administration for...

Latest shooting kills five

Chicago — Five people were killed and multiple police officers shot Friday when a gunman opened fire in an industrial area on the outskirts...

Book drops bombshell about Vatican

PARIS — A gay French writer has lifted the lid on what he calls one of the world’s largest gay communities, the Vatican, estimating...

Voting deferred

Nigeria’s electoral watchdog on Saturday postponed presidential and parliamentary elections for one week, just hours before polls were due to open. Polling had been due...