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Poverty and inequality major ingredients in supermarket supply chains
(CPV) - Millions of women and men who produce our food are trapped in poverty and face brutal working conditions, despite billion-dollar profits in the food industry, reveals a new report published by Oxfam on June 21st 2018.
Chinese President Xi Jinping calls to UK PM Theresa May
16:08 21/04/2018
Chinese President Xi Jinping and UK Prime Minister (PM) Theresa May on April 19th spoke together over the phone.
Turkey to hold general election on June 24th
15:28 20/04/2018
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on April 18th announced a general election would be held on June 24th.
Former US First Lady Barbara Bush dies at 92
20:39 18/04/2018
Barbara Bush, the former US first lady, wife to 41st President George H.W Bush and mother of 43rd President George W. Bush, has died at the age of 92.
Japan, China hold first high level economic dialogue in eight years
17:44 17/04/2018
The Japan - China High Level Economic Dialogue was organized for the first time in eight years in Tokyo, Japan, on April 16th.
ADB: Vanuatu should develop its private sector
10:17 17/04/2018
(CPV) - Efforts to support private sector development should be stepped up to boost Vanuatu’s economy, with growth expected to moderate to 3.2% in 2018 and 3.0% in 2019, says a new Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) report.
China, Japan vow to promote cooperation
16:51 16/04/2018
Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono on April 15th met with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi, and the two diplomats agreed to promote mutual visits by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Chinese President Xi Jin-ping.
Cape Town hosts Africa’s first Adaptation Futures
17:14 13/04/2018
The World’s premiere conference (Adaptation Futures) 2018 will be held in South Africa from June 18th - 21st.
Azerbaijan’s incumbent President Ilham Aliyev re-elected
17:13 12/04/2018
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has been re-elected for his fourth consecutive term.
Russian Foreign Minister accepts invitation to visit DPRK
16:45 11/04/2018
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will visit Pyongyang, after accepting a formal invitation from the country’s top diplomat.