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What PM Modi Gifted Xi Jinping On Last Day Of Informal Summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday gifted a handmade large sized silk shawl to Chinese President Xi Jinping on the concluding day of their two day informal summit....

What PM Modi Gifted Xi Jinping On Last Day Of Informal Summit

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Xi Jinping Leaves For Chennai For Second Informal Summit With PM Modi Chinese President Xi Jinping left for India this morning for the second informal meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the southern state of Tamil Nadu. He will arrive in Chennai this......
10:14 2019-10-11

PM Modi To Host Xi Jinping For An Informal Summit: Foreign Ministry Prime Minister Narendra Modi will host Chinese President Xi Jinping later this year for an informal summit, an Indian foreign ministry spokesman said in a statement on Wednesday....
08:56 2019-05-29

PM Modi Given Warm Send Off After Conclusion Of Informal Summit Prime Minister Narendra Modi left for the national capital on Saturday after concluding his second informal summit with Chinese President Xi Jinping, which he said "will add great momentum" to......
20:56 2019-10-12

India PM Modi to host Chinese president Xi for an informal summit: Indian government Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will host the Chinese President Xi Jinping later this year for an informal summit, an Indian foreign ministry spokesman said in a statement on Wednesday....
08:00 2019-05-29

PM Modi-Xi Jinping Summit Will Be In Warm Spirit As Wuhan: S Jaishankar Dismissing the recent scuffle between Indian and Chinese troops in Ladakh as a "face-off" that was resolved, External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar today said the second informal summit between PM......
20:28 2019-09-18

PM Modi In Kyrgyzstan For SCO Summit, Will Meet Jinping, Putin: Updates Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be on a two-day visit to the Kyrgyz capital from today for the summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO)....
13:14 2019-06-13

PM Modi To Meet China's Xi Jinping On Sidelines Of Shanghai Summit Chinese President Xi Jinping will attend the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit this week at Kyrgyzstan where he would also meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the first meeting between the......
13:56 2019-06-09

UPDATE 1-India PM to host China's Xi for informal summit Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will host Chinese President Xi Jinping this year for an informal summit, an Indian foreign ministry spokesman said on Wednesday, after meeting several times over the past year to try to defuse tension....
09:56 2019-05-29

Ahead Of Summit With PM, Xi Jinping Gets Unique Welcome At Chennai School A day ahead of Xi Jinping's visit to India, a school in Chennai organised a special welcome for the Chinese President. Around 2,000 students at the school wore masks of the Chinese leader and created......
19:14 2019-10-10

Donald Trump Says Having 'Extended Meeting' With Xi Jinping At G20 Summit US President Donald Trump said Tuesday he had a positive phone conversation with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping and the two leaders will hold an "extended meeting" next week at the Group of 20......
22:14 2019-06-18

Donald Trump Says Meet With Xi Jinping At G20 Summit "Scheduled" President Donald Trump on Monday said he still expects to talk with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping at the upcoming G20 summit, warning he will impose new tariffs if there is no meeting....
02:56 2019-06-11

China’s Xi Jinping arrives in North Korea for summit with Kim Jong Un Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived Thursday morning for a two-day state visit to North Korea, where he’s expected to talk with leader Kim Jong Un about the stalled negotiations with Washington over North Korea’s nuclear weapons....
07:42 2019-06-20

PM Modi Praises "Scenic" Mamallapuram After His Day With Xi Jinping After showing Chinese President Xi Jinping around Tamil Nadu's Mamallapuram, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday took to Twitter to praise the various historic attractions studding the seaside town......
03:42 2019-10-12

India, China "Do Not Pose Threats" To Each Other: Xi Jinping To PM Modi Chinese President Xi Jinping told Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday that India and China "do not pose threats" to each other as he expressed Beijing's willingness to join New Delhi in pushing......
02:42 2019-06-14

G20 summit: Donald Trump and Xi Jinping reach deal to restart US-China trade talks President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping have agreed to resume talks in a year-long trade war that has fuelled a global economic slowdown....
15:00 2019-06-29

Kashmir May Not Be "Major Topic" During PM Modi-Xi Jinping Meeting: China China on Tuesday said the Kashmir issue may not be a "major topic" of discussion during the planned 2nd informal summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping, in spite......
07:14 2019-09-18

Abandoned Lake In Mamallapuram Revived, Thanks To PM Modi-Xi Jinping Meet The arrival of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping in Tamil Nadu's coastal town of Mahabalipuram or Mamallapuram. as it is known now, has been good news for environment......
10:14 2019-10-11

"High-Level" Meeting, Engagements Planned For PM Modi-Xi Jinping: Envoy India and China will have several ministerial-level engagements this year, including a foreign ministers' meeting, to prepare the ground for the second informal summit between Prime Minister Narendra......
22:56 2019-05-27

Pakistan Must Stop Terror Before Talks, PM Modi Tells China's Xi Jinping Prime Minister Narendra Modi has reiterated India's stand that Pakistan should take concrete action against terror before talks can resume. PM Modi referred to the matter during his bilateral meet......
17:56 2019-06-13

China's Xi Jinping Ready To Visit India This Year After PM Modi's Invite Chinese president Xi Jinping has accepted Prime Minister Narendra Modi's invitation to visit India later this year for an informal summit, the foreign ministry said today....
16:56 2019-06-13

Border, Terror On Agenda At PM Modi, Xi Jinping Meet Today: 10 Points Chinese President Xi Jinping will arrive in India today for the second informal meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The first such meeting - held in China's Wuhan in April last year - was a......
04:00 2019-10-11

PM Modi Leaves For India After G20 Summit In Japan Prime Minister Narendra Modi has left for home after concluding his three-day visit to Japan where he attended the G20 Summit and met with the world leaders including US President Donald Trump....
09:56 2019-06-29

PM Modi To Attend G20 Summit In Japan Next Week Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Japan next week to attend the G-20 summit where issues such as financial stability, WTO reform, black money, and terrorism will be on top of the agenda for......
23:56 2019-06-21

"World Is Not Doing Enough," Says PM Modi At UN Climate Action Summit Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that the world was not doing enough to tackle the climate crisis, calling for "global behavioural change" at the United Nations Climate Action Summit in New......
17:56 2019-09-23

We Don't Pose Threat To Each Other, Says China Ahead Of PM Modi-Xi Summit As India pulls out all stops to roll out a grand welcome to President Xi Jinping in Tamil Nadu's Mamallapuram, an ancient seaside temple town, China has said the two countries pose no threat to each......
19:14 2019-10-10

PM Modi To Leave For Shanghai Summit, Won't Use Pak Airspace: 10 Points Prime Minister Narendra Modi will today leave for the two-day Shanghai Cooperation Organisation or SCO summit, which is being held in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. The summit will be keenly watched for any......
04:28 2019-06-13

Only Trump's Unyielding Love for Modi Could Get Him to the UN Climate Summit Donald Trump loves few things more than he loves amassing friendships with hard right nationalist world leaders. His new best pal is Indian Prime Minster Narendra Modi, leader of the Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party and a frequent target of t...
18:42 2019-09-24

PM Modi's Packed Visit To G20 Summit Ends With 6 Meetings On Last Day Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday held separate bilateral meetings with leaders of Indonesia, Brazil, Turkey, Australia, Singapore and Chile, and discussed a host of key issues including trade,......
22:00 2019-06-29

No Meeting Between PM Modi, Imran Khan At Regional SCO Summit In Bishkek No meeting is scheduled between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Pakistan's Imran Khan later this month on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation summit in Kyrgyzstan's capital......
17:56 2019-06-06

Trump Calls To Congratulate PM Modi, Fixes Meet At G-20 Summit US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday agreed to meet at the G-20 Summit in Japan next month as both the leaders pledged to further strengthen the US-India strategic......
00:56 2019-05-25

Emmanuel Macron Invites PM Modi To Attend G7 Summit In France Prime Minister Narendra Modi has accepted an invitation from French President Emmanuel Macron to attend the outreach session of the G7 Summit in Biarritz as a special invitee, said a senior official......
01:14 2019-06-11

PM Modi To Pitch For Decisive Action To Deal With Terrorism At SCO Summit Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to pitch for strong and decisive action to deal with terrorism when he addresses a summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation in Bishkek on June 14....
19:28 2019-06-10

PM Modi To Speak On India's Plans For Renewable Energy At UN Summit Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to articulate his government's ambitions on renewable energy and make a call for a coalition for disaster resilient infrastructure at UN Secretary General......
07:00 2019-09-23

PM Modi Meets Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani At SCO Summit Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday met Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summit in Bishkek and discussed the role being played by......
04:00 2019-06-14

PM Modi Arrives In Russia, To Hold Summit With Vladimir Putin Prime Minister Narendra Modi has reached Russia to attend the Eastern Economic Forum. PM Modi emplaned for Russia on Tuesday and has arrived in Vladivostok for a three-day visit in the country. He......
06:14 2019-09-04

PM Modi Meets World Leaders In Osaka On Final Day Of G20 Summit Prime Minister Narendra Modi is slated to hold many bilaterals and pull-asides with a host of world leaders including Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and Australian PM Scott Morrison on the......
09:00 2019-06-29

PM Modi Discusses Yoga, Ayushman Bharat Health Scheme At G20 Summit Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday used the G20 Summit, held in Japan's Osaka city, to promote India's traditional healing measures, Yoga and his flagship Ayushman Bharat health scheme....
16:42 2019-06-29

India's Modi to host China's Xi at summit with ties strained by Kashmir India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi will welcome Chinese President Xi Jinping at an informal summit this week, the Indian foreign ministry said on Wednesday, their talks coming at a time of strained ties over the disputed region of Kashmir....
17:14 2019-10-10

PM Modi To Meet Turkish President Erdogan At G-20 Summit In Japan's Osaka Prime Minister Narendra Modi is slated to hold many bilaterals and pull-asides with a host of world leaders including Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and Australian PM Scott Morrison on the......
09:00 2019-06-29

Modi-Xi summit: China and India identify terrorism as common challenge The Modi-Xi meeting is aimed at mending ties strained by India's decision to split Jammu & Kashmir state into two. China, which claims part of the area's Ladakh region, is also a close ally of India's rival, Pakistan....
01:28 2019-10-13

PM Modi-President Xi's Seaside Summit Aims To Reset China-India Ties Ancient temples carved into massive rock faces along the ocean will form the backdrop to Chinese President Xi Jinping and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's informal talks aimed at resetting ties......
09:56 2019-10-11

UPDATE 1-India's Modi to host China's Xi at summit with ties strained by Kashmir India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi will host Chinese President Xi Jinping for an informal summit later this week, the Indian foreign ministry said, with the talks coming at a time when ties have been strained over the disputed region of Kashmir....
08:56 2019-10-09

Watch: Ivanka Trump Summarises Trump-PM Modi Bilateral At G20 Summit US President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump tweeted a video this morning to give a round-up of the separate bilateral meetings between her father and Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Japanese......
09:00 2019-06-29

Opinion: The power of informal networks In his latest book, historian Niall Ferguson discusses the way networks influence history. This can help us understand the conflicts in the world today, such as the protests in Hong Kong, says Alexander Görlach....
22:42 2019-09-04

IMF board to meet for informal session about Argentina -spokesperson The executive board of the International Monetary Fund will meet for an "informal information session" on Friday to discuss recent events in Argentina, an IMF spokesman said....
03:42 2019-08-31

Google goes Nigerian with local accent, 'informal' transit routes Commuters making their way through Nigeria can now hear travel advice in a local voice on Google Maps under new features aimed at attracting more users in Africa that were unveiled by the company on Wednesday....
16:42 2019-07-24

As vape lung death toll mounts, CDC investigators warn against ‘informal’ THC sources At least a dozen people have died of an acute lung condition related to vaping, and while officials aren’t ready to pin it on any one chemical or brand, they are warning that many of the patients reported buying THC cartridges from “infor...
04:00 2019-09-28

Trump gifted Netanyahu a really ‘Nice’ map of Israel First son-in-law Jared Kushner had a gift for embattled Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu — a map with the word “Nice” personally inscribed by President Trump next to the Golan Heights. Netanyahu proudly displayed the official State Departmen...
05:14 2019-06-01

This is what the Trumps gifted Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Philip The Trumps’ day with the royals included showering Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip with gifts — namely Tiffany jewels and a custom Air Force One jacket. America’s first couple came bearing a silver and silk poppy brooch from Tiffany ...
15:56 2019-06-04

| Morocco gifted win as Namibia concede late own goal Namibian Itamunua Keimuine headed an 89th-minute Hakim Ziyech free-kick into his own net to gift Morocco victory in the opening Africa Cup of Nations Group D match....
03:42 2019-06-24

Ross Perot once gifted a sword to Bernie Sanders This sword was mightier than politics. Sen. Bernie Sanders posted a tribute to self-made billionaire Ross Perot, who died Tuesday — and revealed the two-time, third-party presidential candidate once gifted him a bejeweled blade for his work on ...
04:42 2019-07-10

Daniel Johnston Dies; Gifted and Enigmatic Songwriter Was 58 He was admired by Kurt Cobain and Tom Waits and earned comparisons to William Blake. But his career was cut short by his struggles with mental illness....
19:28 2019-09-13

Google Assistant gifted a new, more natural-sounding voice Bored of hearing the same old Google Assistant every time you talk to your Google Home speaker?Now the super smart voice assistant has been furnished with a new speaking voice, for the first time outside the US – and according to the tech gian...
12:00 2019-09-18

De Blasio: I may scrap gifted and talented testing for 4-year-olds Mayor Bill de Blasio said Friday he’s considering abolishing tests for 4-year-olds to get into the city’s gifted and talented program — then was criticized for the position by a caller who said she’d leave the city if the exam...
03:28 2019-09-07

El Paso shooting widower Antonio Basco gifted new car after his was stolen The husband of an El Paso massacre victim was gifted a new car after his own was stolen and totaled the same weekend he buried his slain wife, according to a report. Antonio Basco, whose wife was one of the 22 killed in the Walmart shooting, was join...
00:28 2019-08-22

Gifted-and-talented purge will spark Asian exodus: activist A radical proposal by city officials to scrap gifted-and-talented programs as part of a larger overhaul of the school system will cause a flood of Asian parents to flee the city, a community organizer told The Post. “It’s already happenin...
02:42 2019-08-29

Carranza says gifted, talented programs safe for this school year The Department of Education’s gifted and talented programs are safe — for now. Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza on Tuesday told WNYC’s Brian Lehrer that the system would remain intact for at least the upcoming school year. “I jus...
05:28 2019-09-04

School-diversity panel wants city to scrap gifted programs A school-diversity panel created by Mayor Bill de Blasio wants to junk the gifted-and-talented programs and other forms of academic screening in city schools. Arguing that such programs perpetuate racial inequality because they’re comprised mos...
10:14 2019-08-27

School diversity panel wants city to scrap gifted programs A school-diversity panel created by Mayor Bill de Blasio wants to junk the gifted-and-talented programs and other forms of academic screening in city schools. Arguing that such programs perpetuate racial inequality because they’re comprised mos...
16:14 2019-08-27

Teachers have to fill out test bubbles for gifted 4-year-olds Kids are being put to the test before they can even take them. Teacher and public school parent Melanie Kletter has penned an essay for education news site Chalkbeat about NYC’s controversial gifted and talented programs. The tests are currentl...
04:56 2019-09-11

Boy Donated Savings To Hurricane Relief, So Disney Gifted Him VIP Trip Instead of going to Disney World, Jermaine Bell, 7, asked his parents to go to South Carolina on Labour Day weekend as he wanted to use his vacation money to help people affected by Hurricane Dorian....
18:56 2019-09-10

MIT once gifted Jeffrey Epstein with bizarre, giant marble: report MIT wined and dined Jeffrey Epstein as it solicited millions of dollars in donations from the convicted pedophile — and once bizarrely gave him a giant marble as a gift, according to a new report. Professor Neri Oxman, tapped to court Epstein, ...
01:14 2019-09-15

Rolex gifted by Reggie Jackson, Tom Seaver taken off ex-agent’s wrist Noted retired sports agent Matthew Merola had his “most prized possession” stolen from him by heartless goons — a gold Rolex gifted to him by former clients including famed Yankees slugger Reggie Jackson and Miracle Met Tom Seaver. Merola, 85, of the...
22:14 2019-08-07

Alicia Keys Needed to Hear a Girl Power Anthem, So She Gifted Us With Several Sometimes, even queen of confidence Alicia Keys needs a spark to help set her on fire. Enter: her own, empowering AF music. "A majority of those songs--'A Woman's Worth,'......
20:00 2019-08-01

IMA Scam SIT Arrests Muslim Cleric Who Was Allegedly Gifted 3 Crore House A prominent Muslim cleric was arrested yesterday by the Special Investigating Team (SIT) probing the Rs 15,000-crore IMA Jewels scam. He claimed he was "in no way connected with the IMA"...
10:42 2019-07-12

City teachers union opposes plan to cut gifted school programs “Every community has children who could thrive in a gifted and talented program, and it is our responsibility to help our children reach their full potential," UFT boss Michael Mulgrew said in a statement....
04:28 2019-08-28

Lebanon's prime minister ‘gifted’ $16 million to bikini-model mistress: report The prime minister of Lebanon shelled out more than $16 million to his 20-year-old bikini-model mistress — nearly all of it in a single bank transaction, a new report says....
03:14 2019-10-02

Old pros have a decent day, as Fat Tony and Chief Wiggum are gifted a Simpsons from Bill Odenkirk The Simpsons is plagued by its longevity as much as it’s enriched by it. For all the ready-to-go talent in every aspect of the production team and voice talent, there’s also an old guard of gatekeepers whose sensibilities have calcified as the show’s...
05:14 2019-10-14

Lenny Kravitz Will Celebrate His 55th Birthday in 2019 and He Gifted Us With a New Picture of His Abs. So, Let's Discuss This weekend will mark the unofficial start of summer, also known as Memorial Day weekend. But also happening this weekend is the born day of a man I’d like to deem “walking sex.”...
22:28 2019-05-22

"PM Modi's Expressions": Congress Rubs In Nehru Cameo At 'Howdy, Modi!' The Congress on Monday welcomed a top US lawmaker's reference to Mahatma Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru in his speech at the 'Howdy, Modi!' event organised for Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Houston,......
17:56 2019-09-23

Who Will Speak First? PM Modi, Trump To Share Stage At "Howdy, Modi" Anticipation is running high hours before the "Howdy, Modi!" event at Houston in the United States where Prime Minister Narendra Modi will share stage with US President Donald Trump. More than 50,000......
11:56 2019-09-22

"PM Modi Is A Local Rockstar," Says An Organiser Of "Howdy, Modi!" Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is set to address the sold-out "Howdy, Modi!" event in Houston, Texas along with US President Donald Trump on Sunday, is a "local rockstar", one of the organisers......
14:00 2019-09-18

PM Modi Thanks Milind Deora For Tweet On 'Howdy, Modi!' Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech at the grand 'Howdy, Modi!' event in Houston on Sunday received praise from Congress leader Milind Deora, who said his address was a "momentous first for India's......
23:28 2019-09-23

Economy In Bad State But "Modi Modi" Everywhere, Says Siddaramaiah Senior Congress leader Siddaramaiah said on Thursday that he was unable to understand the "Modi mania" despite the bad state of the economy under the previous BJP regime led by him....
02:42 2019-06-14

"If You Ask 'Howdy, Modi', I'll Say - Everything Great In India": PM Modi Prime Minister Narendra Modi today showcased India's "Unity in Diversity" at a huge forum in the US -- the mega public meeting in Houston attended not only by 50,000 Indian Americans but a battery of......
03:56 2019-09-23

Too Few Black and Latino Students Get Into NYC’s Gifted and Talented Programs, So NYC Considers Dumping the Programs In an effort to end the underrepresentation of black and Latino children in gifted and talented programs throughout New York City’s public schools, a mayoral advisory panel says the city should just get rid of the programs....
14:28 2019-08-29

Kim Jong Un is willing to denuclearize, Xi Jinping says Kim Jong Un's "will to denuclearize" has remained unchanged and the North Korean leader seeks to resolve issues by dialogue, Chinese President Xi Jinping said....
19:42 2019-06-27

Xi Jinping arrives in North Korea Xi Jinping's plane has landed in Pyongyang, kicking off a historic visit that marks the first time a Chinese leader has traveled to North Korea in 14 years....
08:42 2019-06-20

Any Attempt To Split China Will Be ''Crushed'': Xi Jinping President Xi Jinping warned on Sunday that anyone attempting to "split" China will be "crushed" as he held wide-ranging talks with Nepal's top leadership and the two countries elevated their bilateral......
23:14 2019-10-13

"Anyone Who Attempts To Split China Will Perish": Xi Jinping President Xi Jinping has warned that any attempts to split China would result in "bodies smashed and bones ground to powder", amid four months of anti-Beijing unrest in Hong Kong....
09:42 2019-10-14

From Xi Jinping, A Roadmap To Better India, China Relations Chinese President Xi Jinping has suggested that informal summits with free-wheeling discussions is the way to go for India and China and "future leaders should follow it", the foreign ministry said......
18:14 2019-10-12

Xi Jinping Muscles In On Trump-Kim "Love" Affair US President Donald Trump once said there was "love" between him and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, but Xi Jinping is intruding into the relationship to remind them that China is an indispensable......
08:14 2019-06-22

Trump and Xi Jinping agree to de-escalate trade war President Trump and China’s President Xi Jinping agreed to resume negotiations and de-escalate their trade war following a meeting at the G-20 summit in Japan on Saturday. The leaders met for 80 minutes on Saturday. Afterward, Xi announced that Trum...
10:14 2019-06-29

Donald Trump and Xi Jinping bilateral meeting at G20 Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping have hit the reset button in trade talks between the world's two biggest economies, at least delaying an escalation in tension that had financial markets on edge and cast a cloud over the global economy. (J...
00:42 2019-06-30

Xi Jinping calls Vladimir Putin ‘best and bosom friend’ Chinese President Xi Jinping lavished praise on Russian President Vladimir Putin in a preview of his state visit to Moscow and St. Petersburg this week....
02:28 2019-06-05

Xi Jinping Tells Officials Not To Be Lazy And "Spend Whole Day Eating" Chinese officials must not use the fight against corruption as an excuse to sit around and do nothing, idling their time away and "spending the whole day eating", President Xi Jinping told a meeting......
08:56 2019-07-10

Xi Jinping says anti-corruption campaigns are no excuse to be 'lazy' Chinese President Xi Jinping has told officials not to use his signature anti-corruption campaign as an excuse to slack off and avoid difficult decisions, according to Chinese state media....
07:42 2019-07-10

Trump suggests Jay Powell is a 'bigger enemy' than Xi Jinping President Trump tore into the Chair of the Federal Reserve Jay Powell saying he potentially is a "bigger enemy" to the United States than the president of China....
22:14 2019-08-23

Beijing's huge new Daxing airport opened by Xi Jinping Chinese authorities officially opened mega-airport Daxing outside Beijing, hailed as the biggest flight hub by surface area in the world. The country's president, Xi Jinping, personally oversaw the ceremony....
12:42 2019-09-25

China Ready To Share 5G Technology With Partners, Says Xi Jinping China President Xi Jinping said on Friday that China was ready to share its expertise, including on 5G technology, with partner countries. "China is ready to share technological inventions with all......
16:14 2019-06-07

Donald Trump Is My Friend, Says Chinese President Xi Jinping Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday called U.S. President Donald Trump his friend and said he believed the United States was not interested in rupturing economic ties with China....
21:28 2019-06-07

Growing nationalism in China could embolden Xi Jinping, says ex-US ambassador A sense of nationalism is growing in China, and that could bolster support for those hoping to wait out the trade dispute with the U.S., said Max Baucus, a former American ambassador to China....
18:00 2019-09-03

China Expels Journalist After Report On Xi Jinping's Family China effectively expelled a Wall Street Journal reporter from the country, one month after the newspaper published a report detailing allegations that a cousin of Chinese leader Xi Jinping was......
10:28 2019-08-31

China’s Xi Jinping arrives in North Korea for talks Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived amid pomp and pageantry in North Korea on Thursday, the first time a Chinese leader has traveled to the Hermit Kingdom in 14 years. North Korean President Kim Jong Un and his wife, Ri Sol Ju, greeted Xi and other ...
17:28 2019-06-20

China's Friendship With North Korea "Irreplaceable", Says Xi Jinping Chinese President Xi Jinping has written a rare opinion piece in North Korea's official newspaper Wednesday, just a day before his scheduled visit to Pyongyang, saying Beijing's friendship with the......
08:42 2019-06-19

China President Xi Jinping's balancing act over Hong Kong Hong Kong's summer of discontent has spilled over into fall, bringing with it tear gas, petrol bombs and widespread transport disruptions -- all the elements that have divided the city during four months of unrest....
07:42 2019-10-13

Xi Jinping Becomes First Chinese President in 2 Decades to Visit Nepal (KATHMANDU, Nepal) — Xi Jinping on Saturday became the first Chinese president in more than two decades to visit Nepal, where he is expected to sign agreements on several infrastructure projects. Xi arrived Saturday from New Delhi, where he met...
18:42 2019-10-12

Xi Jinping tells China to prepare for long trade war with US Chinese President Xi Jinping, in his first domestic tour since a trade war broke out with the Trump administration, has told his people that they should be prepared for a long battle with the US. “We are here at the starting point of the Long March t...
20:56 2019-05-21

North Korea rolls out red carpet for Xi Jinping – in pictures Xi Jinping is greeted warmly in North Korea on his first state visit there as China’s president. He has backed North Korea’s new focus on economic development, saying in a speech in the capital that the nation under leader Kim Jong-un had ‘initiated ...
08:42 2019-06-21

"Wish I Could Follow Xi Jinping's Example, Jail The Corrupt": Imran Khan Visiting Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday said that he wished he could follow the example of Chinese President Xi Jinping and send 500 corrupt individuals in Pakistan to jail....
16:56 2019-10-08

PM Tweets In 3 Languages As He Lands In Chennai For Meet With Xi Jinping Soon after he landed in Chennai this afternoon ahead of the second informal summit with Chinese President Xi Jinping, Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted in three languages and said it is "gladdening......
11:28 2019-10-11

Any Attempt To Split China Will Be "Crushed", Says Xi Jinping In Nepal President Xi Jinping warned on Sunday that anyone attempting to "split" China will be "crushed" as he held wide-ranging talks with Nepal's top leadership and the two countries elevated their bilateral......
09:42 2019-10-14

Chinese President Xi Jinping to visit North Korea Xi Jinping is set to become the first Chinese president to travel to North Korea in 14 years. The visit comes as denuclearization talks between North Korea and the United States appear to be at a standstill....
17:14 2019-06-17

Xi Jinping to make first official visit to North Korea Chinese President Xi Jinping will arrive in North Korea on Thursday for a two-day state visit, his first official trip to the country since he came to power in 2012....
14:56 2019-06-17

Hong Kong protests show first dent in armour of Xi Jinping Crisis will provide ammunition for his elite enemies inside China’s Communist partyThe most obvious casualty of Hong Kong’s extraordinary uprising against chief executive, Carrie Lam, and her campaign to tie the city more closely to China, will be th...
23:14 2019-06-17

China's President Xi Jinping makes rare Nepal visit Xi has become the first Chinese president to visit Nepal since 1996. Sandwiched between regional titans India and China, the mountainous nation is increasingly looking to Beijing for investment....
01:28 2019-10-13

Hong Kong’s Retreat Chips Away at Xi Jinping’s Iron Image The suspension of legislation to extradite suspects to China was the biggest political reversal of Xi Jinping’s years in power. Will it undermine his rule?...
17:14 2019-06-16

Analysis: China's Xi Jinping is stepping very, very delicately into the Kashmir crisis China and India desperately want to improve their trade relationship. But it seems whenever the countries' leaders meet, the Himalayas get in the way....
19:42 2019-10-12

Vladimir Putin and Xi Jinping talk Russia-China relations The Russian and Chinese leaders are set to once again meet at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum after having cozied up repeatedly in recent years. Miodrag Soric reports from Moscow....
02:14 2019-06-05

China's Xi Jinping to visit India with ties strained by Kashmir The meeting between Chinese President Xi Jinping and Indian PM Narendra Modi comes after Beijing sharply criticized New Delhi's recent actions in India-administered Kashmir and supported India's rival Pakistan....
00:56 2019-10-11

Xi Jinping Visits 'Best Friend' Vladimir Putin, Vows New Era Of Ties Chinese President Xi Jinping began a three-day visit to "best friend" Vladimir Putin on Wednesday with a touch of panda diplomacy and a raft of new Russian-Chinese business contracts....
23:42 2019-06-05

Xi Jinping’s Visit to Russia Accents Ties in Face of Tensions with U.S. Russia’s relations with China have improved gradually since 2014, when President Vladimir V. Putin announced a pivot to Asia after the Crimea crisis....
15:56 2019-06-05

China's President Xi Jinping to Make First Visit to North Korea Xi Jinping will meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to discuss bilateral relations, as well as efforts to resolve tensions on the Korean Peninsula, in the first such state visit by a Chinese leader in more than a decade....
17:28 2019-06-17

The Quick Read About… President Xi Jinping’s Trip to North Korea What Happened This Week: As anticipation builds for the G-20 meeting between Chinese President Xi Jinping and US President Donald Trump next week in Japan, China’s state broadcaster announced on Monday a surprise state visit by Xi to North Kore...
20:56 2019-06-20

Donald Trump, Xi Jinping agree to extended meeting at G20 next week U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping will meet for an extended period at an economic summit in Japan next week, officials said Tuesday amid an ongoing trade conflict....
18:28 2019-06-18

Xi Jinping App Allows China Access To 100 Million Users' Phone: Report The Chinese Communist Party appears to have "superuser" access to all the data on more than 100 million cellphones, owing to a back door in a propaganda app that the government has been promoting......
23:14 2019-10-13

China's Xi Jinping arrives in North Korea on a visit 'big on symbolism' China's President Xi Jinping arrived in Pyongyang on Thursday morning for a state visit to North Korea — the first by a Chinese state leader in 14 years....
08:00 2019-06-20

'No force can stop China,' says Xi Jinping on nation's 70th anniversary From Beijing's Tiananmen Square, President Xi Jinping told the nation Tuesday as it celebrated 70 years of Communist Party rule that nothing could stymie China's progress....
10:00 2019-10-01

'No force can stop China,' Xi Jinping says on nation's 70th anniversary From Beijing's Tiananmen Square, President Xi Jinping told the nation Tuesday as it celebrated 70 years of Communist Party rule that nothing could stymie China's progress....
06:00 2019-10-02

"No Force" Can Shake This Nation, Says Xi Jinping As China Marks 70 Years President Xi Jinping declared Tuesday that "no force" can shake the Chinese nation as he oversaw a massive military celebration of 70 years of Communist Party rule, shadowed by a day of protest in......
10:28 2019-10-01

The Gambling Investigation Scrutinizing Xi Jinping’s High-Rolling Cousin Ming Chai has been caught up in an Australian scandal examining organized crime, money laundering, immigration favors and Chinese political influence....
16:42 2019-08-02

Donald Trump Likely To Meet Xi Jinping On Sidelines Of G20: White House US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping will likely meet on the sidelines of the Group of 20 summit later this month in Japan, a White House spokesman said on Thursday, although he......
02:28 2019-06-14

China Faces New ‘Long March’ as Trade War Intensifies, Xi Jinping Says The Chinese leader invoked a time of hardship before success in Communist Party history, at a time when the economy and consumers face other challenges....
16:56 2019-05-22

Imran Khan Arrives In China, To Meet President Xi Jinping Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has arrived here on Tuesday on a two-day visit to China during which he will hold talks with the top Chinese leadership, including President Xi Jinping, and discuss......
16:56 2019-10-08

Trump Says Open To "Historic" Trade Deal In Bilateral With Xi Jinping Washington is open to a "historic" trade deal with China, President Donald Trump said Saturday as he met President Xi Jinping, who called for "cooperation and dialogue"....
05:42 2019-06-29

"Dragon And Elephant Dance Correct Choice For China, India": Xi Jinping Chinese President Xi Jinping today said India and China "should take a correct view of each other's development and enhance strategic mutual trust". "No matter from any point of view, China and India......
20:56 2019-10-12

Xi Jinping Urged Trump To "Show Flexibility" Over North Korea Sanctions Chinese President Xi Jinping urged US President Donald Trump to "show flexibility" towards North Korea, including the "timely" easing of sanctions, at the G20 summit last week, China's foreign......
10:42 2019-07-02

Xi Jinping Says Pyongyang Is Moving in the ‘Right Direction’ Ahead of His Visit to North Korea SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping praised North Korea for moving in the “right direction” by politically resolving issues on the Korean Peninsula in an essay published in both countries’ official media Wed...
12:14 2019-06-19

Xi Jinping Will Make First Visit to North Korea Ahead of Meeting With Trump At a time when tensions among North Korea, China and the United States have been high, some officials see Mr. Xi’s trip to Pyongyang as a way to cool things down....
22:14 2019-06-17

Xi Jinping lands in North Korea to meet Kim ahead of Trump talks First visit by Chinese president in 14 years expected to heal rift that has grown over Kim Jong-un’s nuclear programmePresident Xi Jinping has landed in North Korea for a historic trip to Pyongyang, rebooting a troubled alliance as he and North Korea...
05:56 2019-06-20

China, United States Will "Lose By Fighting": Xi Jinping To Donald Trump Chinese President Xi Jinping called for cooperation in a phone call with Donald Trump on Tuesday, confirming he would meet the US leader at the G20 summit amid a bruising trade war....
22:14 2019-06-18

Duterte says Xi Jinping offered him an oil and gas deal to ignore South China Sea ruling Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte said he has been offered a controlling stake in a joint energy deal by Chinese President Xi Jinping in exchange for ignoring an international arbitration in Manila's favor on the South China Sea....
13:56 2019-09-12

Xi Jinping Flexes China's Trade Muscle With Visit to Rare-Earths Hub By touring a region of China that calls itself a rare-earths kingdom, Chinese President Xi Jinping pinpointed a source of leverage his government has over high-technology industries critical to the U.S. economy....
16:42 2019-05-21

North Korea Lauds China Ties As Xi Jinping Wraps Up Trip North Korea lauded its ties with historic ally China on Friday as Xi Jinping wrapped up a highly symbolic two-day visit to his nuclear-armed neighbour, with both countries facing deadlock in their......
12:14 2019-06-21

As China marks 70 years of the People's Republic, is the sheen coming off Xi Jinping? October 1 was set to be a second coronation for Chinese President Xi Jinping. Instead, buffeted by multiple crises, National Day celebrations may serve to highlight just who is to blame for the country's current difficulties....
08:56 2019-09-28

Donald Trump suggests one-to-one with Xi Jinping to resolve Hong Kong crisis President Donald Trump today suggested holding a "personal meeting" with his Chinese counterpart to discuss mass protests in Hong Kong and urged him to "quickly and humanely" end the crisis....
18:56 2019-09-02

Kim Jong Un, Xi Jinping discussed series of plans for strengthening collaboration: KCNA North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Chinese President Xi Jinping discussed a series of plans for strengthening collaboration between their two countries on Friday, North Korean state media KCNA said on Saturday....
23:56 2019-06-21

"Support Pak, India In Improving Relations": Xi Jinping Tells Imran Khan Chinese President Xi Jinping Friday offered Beijing's support for Pakistan and India to improve their strained relations during his meeting with Prime Minister Imran Khan in Bishkek, China's state-run......
15:56 2019-06-14

China’s President Xi Jinping Arrives in North Korea For Talks With Kim Jong Un (BEIJING) — Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived Thursday morning for a two-day state visit to North Korea, where he is expected to talk with leader Kim Jong Un about the stalled negotiations with Washington over North Korea’s nuclear wea...
09:14 2019-06-20

Chinese publisher loses license over game that mocked President Xi Jinping Comparing Chinese President Xi Jinping to Winnie the Pooh may be amusing to some, but the Chinese government isn't laughing. Officials have now stripped video game publisher Indievent of its business license for its involvement in the Taiwanese ...
00:56 2019-07-05

Trump To Raise Hong Kong Protests With Xi Jinping At G20: Mike Pompeo US President Donald Trump will discuss the mass protests in Hong Kong with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping at the upcoming G20 summit, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday....
17:56 2019-06-16

Trump Threatens Additional China Tariffs if President Xi Jinping Doesn’t Meet With Him (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump says if Chinese President Xi Jinping (shee jihn-peeng) doesn’t meet with him at the upcoming Group of 20 summit in Osaka, Japan, this month, additional tariffs will go into effect. But Trump says he e...
17:56 2019-06-10

North Korea resumes Mass Games ahead of Xi Jinping visit, report says North Korea could be restarting the state's controversial Mass Games ahead of Chinese President Xi Jinping's historic visit to the Kim Jong Un regime....
17:00 2019-06-19

Trump brought up Joe Biden during a June phone call with Chinese President Xi Jinping Andy Wong/AP Photo During a June phone call with Chinese President Xi Jinping, President Donald Trump brought up former Vice President Joe Biden's political prospects, CNN reported Thursday, as well as those of Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts...
03:42 2019-10-04

Kim Jong Un and Xi Jinping Have Discussed Korean Peninsula Issues, the North’s State Media Says (BEIJING) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Chinese President Xi Jinping held broad discussions over the political situation surrounding the Korean Peninsula and called for stronger bilateral ties in the face of “serious and complicat...
05:56 2019-06-21

Trump’s stunning call for China to investigate Joe Biden may have given Xi Jinping all the leverage he needs in the trade war REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst President Donald Trump stood on the White House lawn Thursday and called on China to investigate one of his chief political rivals, former Vice President Joe Biden, potentially offering Beijing crucial leverage as it seeks a f...
16:28 2019-10-05

Xi Jinping Urged Donald Trump To Ease North Korea Sanctions, Says China Chinese President Xi Jinping urged US President Donald Trump to ease sanctions on North Korea during their meeting in Japan last month, China's Foreign Ministry said on Friday....
15:56 2019-07-12

Xi Jinping warns that attempts to divide China will end with 'crushed bodies and shattered bones' LINTAO ZHANG/AFP/Getty Images Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Sunday that any attempts to cause division in China "will end in crushed bodies and shattered bones." Xi made the remarks during a state visit to Nepal, according to China's state br...
10:56 2019-10-14

Kashmir In Focus As Imran Khan, Xi Jinping Meet, Beijing Cites UN Charter Jammu and Kashmir was once again raised by Pakistan during a discussion with its all-weather ally China on Wednesday. A joint statement released after Prime Minister Imran Khan's meeting with Chinese......
23:14 2019-10-09

Xi Jinping Heads To North Korea To Meet Kim Jong Un Ahead Of Trump Talks Chinese President Xi Jinping makes a historic trip to Pyongyang on Thursday, rebooting a troubled alliance as he and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un face their own challenges with US President Donald......
03:56 2019-06-20

"I Love Thee, China": North Korea Woos Xi Jinping In Lavish State Visit North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Chinese President Xi Jinping have agreed that strengthening bilateral ties, at a time of "serious and complicated" international affairs, was good for regional......
10:28 2019-06-21

Amid trade war, Trump drops pretense of friendship with China’s Xi Jinping, calls him an ‘enemy’ The president’s personal attack could signal a deeper shift in his administration’s increasingly confrontational strategy with Beijing, analysts said....
05:28 2019-08-24

Chinese President Xi Jinping To Visit North Korea This Week, State Media Reports (BEIJING) — Chinese President Xi Jinping will make a state visit to North Korea this week, state media announced Monday, as U.S. talks with North Korea on its nuclear program are at an apparent standstill. Xi will meet with North Korean leader ...
18:56 2019-06-17

Trump floats personal meeting with China’s Xi Jinping to resolve the Hong Kong crisis ‘humanely’ PERSONAL MEETING?: With Chinese paramilitary forces massing on the border with Hong Kong and the trade war with China sending U.S. markets into a tailspin, President Trump is praising Chinese President Xi Jinping and offering to help him resolve the ...
12:42 2019-08-16

Chinese state media say President Xi Jinping has arrived in North Korea for first visit since taking office in 2013 BEIJING (AP) — Chinese state media say President Xi Jinping has arrived in North Korea for first visit since taking office in 2013. The post Chinese state media say President Xi Jinping has arrived in North Korea for first visit since taking office i...
06:00 2019-06-20

‘Crushed bodies and shattered bones:’ China’s Xi Jinping threatens dissidents amid Hong Kong protests Chinese President Xi Jinping raised the specter of a violent crackdown on protesters against the Communist government, as Beijing rebuffs international condemnation for human rights abuses....
07:42 2019-10-14

National Security Crisis: President Trump’s New Ponytail Is Stuck In The White House Fax Machine After He Tried To Fax An Image Of It To Xi Jinping To Make Him Jealous In recent months, the Trump administration has continued to apply pressure to the already contentious relationship between the U.S. and China, but the President’s latest maneuver may have just backfired in a major way: President Trump’s new ponytail ...
22:00 2019-06-14

Chinese state media say President Xi Jinping has departed for his state visit to North Korea BEIJING (AP) — Chinese state media say President Xi Jinping has departed for his state visit to North Korea. The post Chinese state media say President Xi Jinping has departed for his state visit to North Korea appeared first on LEX18.com....
06:00 2019-06-20

Chinese state media say President Xi Jinping will make state visit to North Korea this week BEIJING (AP) — Chinese state media say President Xi Jinping will make state visit to North Korea this week. The post Chinese state media say President Xi Jinping will make state visit to North Korea this week appeared first on LEX18.com....
15:00 2019-06-17

What Is the G-20 Summit? Here is a look at what the Group of 20 is and does, and some of the important things to watch as world leaders gather in Japan over the next two days....
19:14 2019-06-27

Everything You Need to Know About the 2019 G7 Summit The 45th annual G7 Summit is set to kick off on Aug. 24 in the seaside town of Biarritz in France. For two days, leaders from the U.S., Canada, U.K., France, Italy, Germany and Japan, as well as top E.U. officials, will discuss global challenges inv...
18:42 2019-08-23

Everything you need to know about the UN's upcoming climate summit The UN climate action summit on 23 September will be the most important event since the Paris climate deal, but a lack of ambition could hold efforts back...
19:56 2019-09-13

PM Among First Set Of Speakers At UN Climate Summit. Why It's Significant Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to articulate his government's ambitions on renewable energy and make a call for a coalition for disaster resilient infrastructure at UN Secretary General......
09:28 2019-09-23

Trump, Xi to Have 'Extended Meeting' at G-20 Summit President Trump said he and Chinese President Xi Jinping had a “very good” telephone conversation and will have an “extended meeting” later this month at the G-20 summit in Japan. The news boosted U.S. stocks....
18:14 2019-06-18

Why the UN climate action summit matters With Trump expected to skip the global meeting, the question will be: can the rest of the world save itself from climate breakdown if the most powerful nation is pulling in the opposite direction?‘Americans are waking up’: two thirds say climate cris...
16:42 2019-09-16

World leaders meet at G-7 summit Leaders of the world's seven richest democracies, Britain, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the United States are meeting in France.        ...
23:28 2019-08-24

Update on Our 2020 Climate Summit On Friday, The New Republic published an an offensive, homophobic attack on Democratic candidate Pete Buttigieg. The article was swiftly condemned for being inappropriate, and it was taken down from the site Saturday. In light of these events, The Ne...
22:14 2019-07-13

Third U.S.-North Korea summit possible, up to Kim: Bolton A third summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is possible but the ball is in Pyongyang's court, White House national security adviser John Bolton said on Tuesday....
17:14 2019-06-11

G20 summit 2019: Key questions and answers on Day 1 Bilateral talks between world leaders were the main order of business in Osaka amid a host of simmering tensions on trade and climate change. DW breaks down the most important takeaways from the first day of the summit....
16:56 2019-06-28

At U.N. Climate Summit, Few Commitments and U.S. Silence China made no new commitments at United Nations climate talks to take stronger action. The United States said nothing at all, and a host of other countries made incremental promises at best....
13:28 2019-09-24

After this year’s Climate Action Summit, what happens next? People across the world need to embrace “fundamental change” in order to combat climate change and meet the target of restricting the increase in global temperatures to 1.5 degrees Celsius, Claudio Forner, from UN Climate Change in Bonn, told UN News...
18:42 2019-10-12

Trump says he'll decide on China tariffs after G-20 summit President Trump said Thursday that he would make a decision on whether to impose 25% tariffs on $300 billion of Chinese goods after the G-20 summit in Japan at the end of the month. Trump is scheduled to have a face-to-face meeting with Chinese Presi...
22:28 2019-06-06

UK says watch the Brexit space around EU summit in October The next big Brexit turning point will be the European Union summit on Oct. 17-18 when Britain hopes there will be something new on Brexit for parliament to discuss, Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said on Friday....
10:00 2019-08-30

Scott Morrison won't attend UN climate summit despite being in the US Exclusive: PM has signalled Australia isn’t making any new emissions reduction targets, at least at this pointScott Morrison will not attend the UN climate action summit despite him being in America to visit the Trump administration at the time – dep...
21:28 2019-09-11

Trudeau raises detention of two Canadians with Xi at G20 summit Canada and China are going through a "challenging moment" right now, Trudeau said in his summit closing press conference, adding that direct conversations are key to moving forward....
13:28 2019-06-29

PM's spokesman says any election must happen before October EU summit If a British national election is necessary, it must take place before a European Union summit which starts on Oct. 17, Prime Minister Boris Johnson's spokesman said on Wednesday....
22:42 2019-09-04

Who Trump should have invited to his 'social media summit' The actual list of invitees suggests the event will largely serve as a platform for rightwing conspiracy theorists and bigotsThe White House on Thursday will host a meeting of some of the rightwing internet’s loudest voices – and worst trolls.Donald ...
23:28 2019-07-11

G7 summit in Biarritz winds down after three days of talks Iran, trade and the Amazonian wildfires have dominated discussions at the summit of the group of advanced industrialized economies. Here are the key developments from the final day of the G7 meeting in Biarritz....
02:42 2019-08-27

Why We’re Challenging the 2020 Democrats to a Climate Summit It’s been said before, but it bears repeating: The first round of Democratic presidential debates failed the planet. In a combined 240 minutes of discussion—at an event held in city poised to sink into the ocean—the moderators devoted a combined 15 m...
19:28 2019-07-11

Trump's far-right Twitter summit: the most bizarre highlights Here are some of the ‘highlights’ from the gathering of far-right propagandists, conspiracy theorists and YouTube agitatorsDonald Trump’s so-called social media summit on Thursday was off to an inauspicious start before it even began.Just as a rogue’...
18:28 2019-07-12

World leaders gather at G20 summit - in pictures Leaders from G20 countries gather in Osaka, Japan, to discuss economic and geopolitical issues and the climate crisisG20 leaders urge Trump and Xi to reach trade deal Continue reading......
10:42 2019-06-28

Pak Decides To Let PM's Plane Fly Through Airspace For Shanghai Summit Pakistan on Monday decided in principle to let Prime Minister Narendra Modi's aircraft fly over its airspace to Bishkek in Kyrgyzstan where he has to attend the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO)......
01:14 2019-06-11

French police thwart attack on G7 summit French authorities have arrested five people suspected of planning an attack on this weekend's G7 summit in Biarritz. The meeting of world leaders has proved to be a magnet for left-wing protest movements....
11:00 2019-08-21

Oil rises further above $60, Jackson Hole summit in focus Oil rose further above $60 a barrel on Thursday, supported by a drop in U.S. crude inventories and OPEC-led supply cuts, although worries about the global economy weighed....
16:00 2019-08-22

US-China trade war, sea row in ASEAN summit spotlight BANGKOK (AP) — Southeast Asian leaders will commit to conclude a long-delayed regional trade pact this year despite lingering odds to fend off risks from a protracted U.S.-China trade war when they gather for a weekend summit in Thailand. The Chinese...
08:56 2019-06-22

G7 summit to be 'a difficult test of unity': EU's Tusk The summit of G7 nations opening on Saturday will be "a difficult test of unity and solidarity" after a year during which leaders of the rich nations have found it hard to find common language, the European Council's president said....
15:00 2019-08-24

Summit in France to test unity among G7 leaders Efforts to salvage consensus among the Group of Seven rich democracies on the economy, trade and environment were fraying around the edges even as leaders were arriving before their three-day summit in southern France....
20:42 2019-08-24

Johnson to meet Trump at first international summit as PM Boris Johnson is heading to his first international summit as prime minister - and meetings with Donald Trump, the EU and other world leaders on the agenda....
09:28 2019-08-24

EU mini-summit set to discuss top jobs succession Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel will host five other EU government leaders in Brussels on Friday as part of efforts to hammer out a compromise over new appointments to top posts in the European Union....
13:28 2019-06-06

Trump arrives in Biarritz for testing G7 summit U.S. President Donald Trump landed in the Atlantic seaside resort of Biarritz in southwestern France on Saturday for a G7 summit that will likely expose deep rifts over a clutch of issues such as global trade, climate change and taxing big tech....
15:00 2019-08-24

Trump says he has scheduled talks with China's Xi during G20 summit President Donald Trump said on Monday he expected Chinese President Xi Jinping to be at the Group of 20 summit in Japan this month and the two are scheduled to talk at the gathering of leaders from the top industrialized and emerging economies....
22:56 2019-06-10

Prospects of EU summit deal on top jobs go up in smoke Chances of EU leaders agreeing on Thursday on who should inherit the bloc's top jobs - including the head of its central bank - appeared vanishingly slim, as France and Germany cast doubt on any imminent deal and Ireland said electing a pope would be...
16:28 2019-06-20

Climate change is likely to take a back seat at the G-20 summit. Here’s why. Experts say Trump's climate skepticism, coupled with his readiness to start trade wars, has caused world leaders to carefully avoid running afoul of Washington....
20:00 2019-06-27

Mixed signals, reversals cloud second day of G-7 summit In just one of the day’s confounding moments, President Trump expressed regret over the spiraling trade spat with China before the White House said he really wished he raised tariffs higher....
05:56 2019-08-26

G7 Summit: Emmanuel Macron's nightmare in Biarritz The US-China trade war and forest fires in the Amazon are set to dominate the latest G7 summit in France. President Emmanuel Macron is doing everything he can to prevent a total debacle, but it's no easy task....
10:14 2019-08-24

Indigenous representative joins UN climate summit: 'They need us' Tuntiak Katan emphasized the need for indigenous inclusion and pointed out ‘we protect 80% of the world’s biodiversity’As presidents, prime ministers and corporate executives gathered at the UN climate action summit on Monday, for the first time, an ...
18:14 2019-09-26

What China, North Korea are looking to achieve with summit Chinese President Xi Jinping travels to North Korea to meet leader Kim Jong Un this week looking to strengthen their sometimes shaky bond at a time when both are locked in dispute with the United States — Xi over trade and Kim over nuclear weapons....
13:42 2019-06-18

Xi, Kim summit topics: Friendship, food aid and maybe nukes Chinese President Xi Jinping and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are sure to discuss their bilateral friendship, likely to talk about food aid to the North and possibly might address the stalled nuclear talks with Washington...
04:01 2019-06-20

| Why a deadly shadow hangs over Everest summit As the return of cloud and frozen hurricane-force winds seal off Mount Everest for another year, questions are being asked about how to police the world's highest peak....
16:28 2019-05-29

EU summit: Marathon leadership talks delayed again EU leaders are deeply divided over who should succeed European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. More than 18 hours of talks in Brussels has failed to reach a break through....
13:00 2019-07-01

Talks stall at special EU leadership summit EU leaders are deeply divided over who should succeed European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker. Council president Donald Tusk paused the summit to spend more time negotiating with individual EU leaders....
06:56 2019-07-01

Trump Endures Nearly 15 Whole Minutes of UN Climate Summit President Donald Trump showed up to the United Nation’s Climate Action Summit Monday—for about 15 minutes. The president wasn’t expected to show up at the international meetings at all, so his appearance was a surprise. Even if it was for 15 minutes,...
20:14 2019-09-23

| Tragedy as climber dies on Everest summit An American has died on Everest, his expedition organiser said, as a rush of climbers marked one of the busiest days on the world's highest mountain....
09:42 2019-05-23

The Latest: EU official: Summit suspended over Georgieva BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the European Union summit (all times local): 12:45 p.m. A high-level EU official says that the possible appointment of World Bank official Kristalina Georgieva is part of the problem why the EU summit has been suspended ...
13:14 2019-07-01

President Trump lifts US ban on Huawei at G20 summit In typical Art of the Deal fashion, Donald Trump has reportedly discussed the US Huawei ban with the president of China and has decided to change his mind and allow US companies to sell goods to Huawei once again....
20:14 2019-06-29

EU leaders pull all-nighter at summit on key posts BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union officials say leaders pulled an all-nighter at a summit but failed to agree on the list of candidates for the bloc’s key posts, with the marathon talks entering a second day. The leaders trickled in for bilateral ...
10:42 2019-07-01

Wall Street rallies as investors eye G20 summit Wall Street gained ground in a broad-based rally on Thursday as market participants looked to the G20 summit this weekend for signs of progress in the long-running U.S.-China trade dispute, which has agitated markets for months....
21:14 2019-06-27

S&P 500 rises on investor optimism ahead of G20 summit The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq closed higher in a broad-based rally on Thursday as investors looked to the G20 summit in Osaka, Japan this weekend for progress in the long-running U.S.-China trade dispute, which has whipsawed markets for months....
03:56 2019-06-28

Gold Loses Some Luster Ahead of Summit Gold prices retreated from multiyear highs Thursday, as investors awaited the outcome of trade discussions between U.S. and Chinese leaders at the Group of 20 summit at the end of the week....
03:14 2019-06-28

Trump to focus on economic accomplishments at G-7 summit President Trump headed to France Friday night for the G-7 summit of world leaders, where he will have bilateral meetings with the leaders of most of the other nations attending to discuss economic, trade and other issues. Speaking before the US and C...
09:56 2019-08-24

Emergency EU summit on top jobs runs into trouble again A deal hatched among several key European leaders to award a former Dutch foreign minister the post of EU chief executive broke down at an emergency summit on Sunday after eastern European and center-right European leaders rejected the plan....
05:28 2019-07-01

France's Macron to push for charter on biodiversity at G7 summit French President Emmanuel Macron said on Friday that he would put pressure on the United States to sign a charter on protecting biodiversity at the G7 summit in Biarritz, France this weekend....
21:00 2019-08-23

China Will Not Allow Hong Kong Issue To Be Discussed At G20 Summit China's Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs Zhang Jun said on Monday that China will not allow the Group of 20 to discuss the Hong Kong issue at its upcoming summit....
10:14 2019-06-24

Helicopter rescues climbers from near Mount Rainier summit MOUNT RAINIER NATIONAL PARK, Wash. (AP) — A helicopter has rescued four climbers from near the summit of Mount Rainier after they had been stranded on the Cascade Mountain peak for several days. The National Park Service said in a statement they were...
21:42 2019-06-06

Gove and bosses to hold recycling scheme summit The chief executives of Asda, Greggs and J Sainsbury will hold talks with Michael Gove this week amid growing concern that a series of recycling initiatives will impose unsustainable costs on an already-embattled sector....
14:14 2019-07-17

France’s Macron to promote climate effort at G-7 summit PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron wants an August summit of the Group of Seven advanced economies to take concrete initiatives on climate change despite divergences with the United States on the issue. Macron said that President Donald Tr...
14:56 2019-06-07

US, Taliban Keep Open Door To Talks After Summit Scrapped The United States and Afghanistan's Taliban on Sunday both left the door open to fresh talks after President Donald Trump abruptly canceled a secret summit, but the insurgents threatened to inflict......
06:14 2019-09-09

Hopes for third Trump-Kim summit revived despite Pyongyang criticism Hopes for a third summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump appeared to be revived Wednesday even after Pyongyang rebuked Washington over "hostility" that "viciously slandered" the country....
19:56 2019-06-27

Actions not words: what was promised at the UN’s landmark climate summit? UN Secretary-General warned leaders not to come to his landmark Climate Action Summit with beautiful speeches, but to present concrete plans for cutting harmful greenhouse gas emissions, and strategies for carbon neutrality by 2050. So what, exactly,...
10:42 2019-09-24

Luxembourg's Bettel sees breakthrough at EU top jobs summit Luxembourg's liberal Prime Minister Xavier Bettel said he was convinced that there would be a breakthrough in talks among EU leaders on the bloc's top jobs on Tuesday, saying he hoped for the largest consensus possible....
14:14 2019-07-02

Trump asks what a third North Korean summit would yield U.S. President Donald Trump and his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in held a summit in New York on Monday to discuss plans to restart U.S.-North Korea talks, as Seoul's spy agency said the negotiations could take place in two to three weeks....
10:42 2019-09-24

Global disputes likely to thwart unity at G7 summit in France Leaders of the G7 nations arrive in France on Saturday for a summit as a brewing U.S.-China confrontation over protectionism highlighted President Emmanuel Macron's tough task in delivering meaningful results on trade, Iran and climate change....
03:00 2019-08-24

US and North Korea in talks to set up third Trump-Kim summit, Seoul says It comes four months after a second meeting between the leaders in Hanoi collapsed without any agreement.        ...
21:56 2019-06-27

EU leaders choose France's Lagarde for ECB after marathon summit European Union leaders agreed on Tuesday to name France's Christine Lagarde as the new head of the European Central Bank and sealed a deal on filling the EU's other top four jobs after marathon talks that have exposed deep divisions in the bloc....
23:56 2019-07-02

Countries promise more aggressive action at U.N. climate summit, but is it enough? At least 65 countries have now indicated that they intend to strengthen their commitments they made under the 2015 Paris agreement by the end of next year....
11:00 2019-09-24

Police Fire Water Cannon at Protesters Near G-7 Summit (BIARRITZ, France)— Police have fired water cannon at about 400 anti-capitalist protesters blocking roads in a town near the venue of the G-7 summit in southwest France. A few protesters threw rocks at police but the crowd in Bayonne was largel...
08:28 2019-08-25

White House to Hold Social Media Summit The White House will hold a social media summit on July 11, aiming to have a “robust conversation” about online platforms such as Google and Facebook at a time when they are under increasing attack in Washington....
19:56 2019-06-27

The Latest: Islamic summit defends Palestinian statehood The world’s largest organization of Islamic nations has completed a summit in Islam’s holiest city of Mecca with leaders and delegates from 57 states emphasizing their support for a Palestinian state...
05:00 2019-06-01

Divided G-7 Leaders Headed for Clashes at Tense Summit Once a showcase for international cooperation, Group of Seven summits have turned into minefields of geopolitical discord—and this year’s gathering promises another feast of high-level squabbling....
16:56 2019-08-23

Climbers rescued from Mount Rainier summit after three-day ordeal Four climbers — including two from New York — were rescued near the summit of Washington’s Mount Rainier after being stranded for three days on the 14,410-foot peak, officials said. The men – Vasily Aushev and Constantine Toporov, both of...
23:14 2019-06-07

China says will not allow Hong Kong issue to be discussed at G20 summit China's Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs Zhang Jun said on Monday that China will not allow the Group of 20 nations to discuss the Hong Kong issue at its summit this week....
06:56 2019-06-24

Trump lashes out at US media amid tense G-7 summit ​WASHINGTON — President Trump lashed out at American reporters Sunday in the aftermath of being blindsided by the French​ inviting a top Iranian official​ to the G-7 summit and making confusing comments about the current state of the Chinese trade wa...
22:42 2019-08-25

Wyden says 'under no circumstances' should Trump host G-7 summit at his hotel Oregon Senator Ron Wyden said that "under no circumstances" should President Trump be allowed to host next year's G-7 summit at Trump National Doral golf resort in Florida, arguing that it would be an "egregious example of corruption."...
00:14 2019-08-27

Trump Softens Tone on China, Iran at G-7 Summit President Trump sought to dial down trade tensions with China and said he was open to meeting with Iran’s president, as he struck a more conciliatory note on the final day of the Group of Seven summit....
23:56 2019-08-26

Macron delivers breakthrough on Iran at tense G7 summit, but little else French President Emmanuel Macron paved the way at a G7 summit for a diplomatic solution to the standoff between Washington and Tehran over a 2015 nuclear deal, but there was little else to show from a meeting at which allies were sharply divided....
21:42 2019-08-26

Telescope foes tie together, block road to Hawaii summit Hundreds of demonstrators gathered at the base of Hawaii’s tallest mountain to protest the construction of a giant telescope on land that some Native Hawaiians consider sacred...
00:28 2019-07-16

Bolton says potential third US-North Korea summit in Kim’s hands ​National security adviser John Bolton on Tuesday said a possible third summit between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is in Pyongyang’s hands. “We’re ready when they are,” ​he told a business forum hosted by the Wall Street...
19:42 2019-06-11

Tuvalu PM's brother rescued during fishing demonstration at summit The brother of Tuvalu Prime Minister Enele Sopoaga had to be dragged from the ocean early on Thursday and taken to hospital after getting into difficulty during a demonstration of traditional fishing at a Pacific leaders summit....
07:28 2019-08-15

Trump promotes his Florida club to host next G7 summit BIARRITZ, France (NBC NEWS) – President Donald Trump defended the idea of hosting next year’s G-7 summit at his Miami golf resort, extolling the amenities of his club and insisting he would not profit off the venture. “From my stand...
21:42 2019-08-26

| Yates wins, Thomas survives TDF summit battle Briton Simon Yates won stage 15 on the Tour de France as a frantic struggle between the main contenders saw Thibaut Pinot again take time off his rivals with a late attack....
17:56 2019-07-21

Greta Thunberg sets sail for NY climate summit No toilet, no shower, no kitchen; Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg has begun her trans-Atlantic yacht trip from Plymouth. She will spend two noisy weeks on the waves instead of flying for eight hours....
17:42 2019-08-14

Brexit negotiations to take place this weekend ahead of EU summit Brexit negotiators are planning to spend the weekend locked in intensive negotiations in advance of an EU leaders summit next week. The talks — which include British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Irish leader Leo Varadkar — are taking place in the...
00:42 2019-10-13

Trump Sends Mixed Signals on China During G7 Summit President Trump, at the G7 summit in Biarritz, France, once again caught off guard allies who disagree with him on trade tariffs, global warming, Russia and China....
19:42 2019-08-26

German Protestant Church Assembly summit begins without far-right AfD This year's German Protestant Church Assembly will highlight the importance of trust in polarized times. Prominent politicians are expected to attend the summit, but the Alternative for Germany party was not invited....
19:42 2019-06-19

Trump Says He May Hold Next Year's G7 Summit At His Florida Resort President Donald Trump said Monday that he was likely to hold next year's Group of Seven summit - the ultraexclusive annual gathering of world leaders - at his golf resort in Doral, Florida....
09:00 2019-08-27

Round-up: the key decisions to protect wildlife from the CITES summit Giraffes, sharks and otters were granted stronger protections at the CITES wildlife trade summit in Geneva, but a stalemate prevailed on elephants and the ivory trade...
16:56 2019-08-29

The Conversational AI Summit at Transform: Learn why it’s the most important AI tech right now A 2-day deep dive into the tate of conversational AI, ecommerce, messaging conversion, the customer journey and support, operationalizing voice AI, & more.Read More...
01:42 2019-07-06

No One Is Going to Show Up for Jared Kushner's Mideast Economic Summit Trump advisor and son-in-law Jared Kushner has spent years working on a plan to untangle the Israel and Palestine conflict. His general idea seems to be that economic investment will fix the conflict, not political negotiation. Unsurprisingly, the pl...
03:28 2019-06-24

Helping giraffes and 6 other key decision from CITES wildlife summit Giraffes, sharks and otters were granted stronger protections at the CITES wildlife trade summit in Geneva, but a stalemate prevailed on elephants and the ivory trade...
16:00 2019-08-29

Trump makes Russia’s readmission the issue at G-7 summit TRUMP MAKES RUSSIA THE ISSUE AT G-7: As President Trump heads to the French seaside resort of Biarritz for the annual gathering of the Group of Seven nations, he’s managed to put Russia at the center of meetings that are designed to be focused on tra...
13:14 2019-08-25

Time to pay up: UN summit to push for development finance breakthrough A sustainable global economy – one that preserves the planet and improves lives everywhere – is also a huge opportunity to create new jobs and market opportunities worth trillions of dollars, says the UN. But to make it happen, the international comm...
05:28 2019-09-25

Southeast Asian leaders open summit in Bangkok Southeast Asian leaders opened a two-day summit in Bangkok on Saturday, though it was unclear what progress their 10-country group could make on disputes in the South China Sea and the plight of ethnic Rohingya fleeing Myanmar....
11:42 2019-06-22

Afghan leaders begin peace summit in Pakistan ISLAMABAD (AP) — Dozens of Afghan political leaders are holding a peace conference in neighboring Pakistan to pave the way for further Afghan-to-Afghan dialogue. The three-day conference comes ahead of President Ashraf Ghani’s visit to Pakistan...
11:14 2019-06-22

G7 summit seen ending without communique due to gaps on trade: source A Group of Seven summit to be held this weekend in France will likely end without a joint communique due to gaps between member nations on trade, a Japanese government official with knowledge of the matter said on Tuesday....
10:42 2019-08-20

Bon apetite! Here’s how G-7 leaders feasted to start French summit The 45th Annual Group of 7 Summit officially kicked off Saturday night — with President Trump joining world leaders for a fancy dinner at a clifftop lighthouse in the scenic French seaside resort of Biarritz. The leaders of the US, Canada, the ...
17:14 2019-08-25

7 crucial developments from the UN's sustainability summit, and what they'll mean for businesses and our environment Business Insider attended the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Summit at United Nations headquarters on Tuesday and Wednesday. The SDGs are a set of interconnected goals for 2030 that are aimed at eliminating politically destabilizing inequality a...
03:56 2019-09-27

How to watch Transform 2019 and the Conversational AI Summit live Didn't get a ticket to Transform ? Catch every minute of the main stage & Conversation AI sessions starting at 9 am PT on Wednesday, July 10.Read More...
01:00 2019-07-10

Trump to speak to conservatives at social media summit President Donald Trump plans to meet with prominent conservative social media figures on Thursday at a White House forum where he is set to reiterate frustrations with big tech firms for allegedly suppressing conservative voices....
13:14 2019-07-11

Wildlife summit to consider global ban on saiga antelope trade Protections for saiga antelope, mako sharks and even woolly mammoths will be considered at a conference of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species...
19:00 2019-08-16

The Real Reason for N. Korea’s Second Thoughts on Trump Summit Not John Bolton. Not U.S.-South Korea military drills. Join EWI’s Mark Galasiewski for a look behind the headlines, in this conversation on KLZ radio....
14:38 2019-05-21

Investors turn heat on Big Oil ahead of U.N. climate summit Investors managing $15 trillion in assets turned up the heat on oil and gas sector on Wednesday ahead of a United Nations summit in New York aimed at accelerating efforts to fight climate change....
10:28 2019-09-18

President Trump: Fourth Summit With Kim Jong Un ‘Could Happen Soon’ UNITED NATIONS — U.S. President Donald Trump said Monday that a fourth summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un “could happen soon” as diplomacy over the North’s nuclear program has stalled. Trump didn’t elaborate in ...
05:56 2019-09-24

At U.N. Climate Summit, a Call for Action Yields Few Commitments China made no new commitments at United Nations climate talks to take stronger action. The United States said nothing at all, and a host of other countries made incremental promises at best....
02:14 2019-09-24

Greta Thunberg speaks at UN Youth Climate Summit Young people are an "unstoppable" force in pressuring world leaders to act on climate change, teenage activist Greta Thunberg told a United Nations panel on Saturday. (Sept. 21)        ...
00:28 2019-09-22

At global summit, Trump facing limits of go-it-alone stance President Donald Trump has arrived in France for an international summit with the leaders of the globe’s economic powers as he confronts the consequences of his preference for going it alone, both in a divided United States and an interconnected worl...
16:42 2019-08-24

Dow futures rise ahead of Trump-Xi meeting at the G-20 summit U.S. stock index futures were higher Friday morning, as traders await a key meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping at the G-20....
09:42 2019-06-28

Trump boosts reputation of cozying up dictators at G-20 Summit President Donald Trump continued to embrace a reputation of cozying up to dictators Friday, defending his relationship with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman....
00:42 2019-06-30

Trump tells Putin, ‘Don’t meddle in the election’ at G20 summit President Donald Trump met with Vladimir Putin at the G20 summit in Osaka, Japan, Friday, and jokingly waggled his right index finger at the Russian president and scolded, “Don’t meddle in the election” when a reporter asked if he p...
12:00 2019-06-28

EU summit: Merkel, Macron at odds over top European Commission job Ahead of a summit to discuss EU election results, the French and German leaders have disagreed over how to choose the next European Commission president. Emmanuel Macron has said the process should not be automatic....
08:14 2019-05-28

World leaders gather for climate summit at UN headquarters Over 60 world leaders gathered at the UN headquarters in New York to discuss climate action. US President Donald Trump made a brief appearance before leaving.        ...
21:00 2019-09-23

Putin fires new broadside against western liberalism during G20 summit Russian President Vladimir Putin fired a new broadside against western liberalism on Saturday, saying that policies such as welcoming migrants have hurt people's interests....
16:28 2019-06-29

5 Takeaways From the G20 Summit: Easing Off Trump’s China Trade War, for Now President Trump announced that the United States and China had agreed to resume stalled trade negotiations, giving negotiators another chance to forge a permanent pact....
18:28 2019-06-29

Squabbles erupt as G7 leaders arrive for summit in France Squabbles erupted among G7 nations on Saturday even before their leaders had gathered for an annual summit, exposing sharp differences on global trade tensions, Britain's exit from the EU and how to respond to the fires raging in the Amazon rainfores...
19:56 2019-08-24

Global disputes set to jolt G7 summit in French resort U.S. President Donald Trump arrived in France on Saturday for what promises to be a fraught meeting of major industrialized nations, with friction over trade, climate change and Iran likely to snarl the talks....
15:00 2019-08-24

France's Macron returning to Paris after EU summit suspended French President Emmanuel Macron will return to Paris on Monday afternoon, a French presidency official said, after the breakdown of marathon negotiations between EU leaders over the allocation of the bloc's top jobs....
13:28 2019-07-01

G7 Summit: EU's Tusk says meeting will be 'difficult test of unity' The list of issues for this year's G7 summit is long, with escalating trade tensions with the US, the UK's pending exit from the EU and fires in the Amazon looming over leaders as they gather in southern France....
17:28 2019-08-24

Trump will steal UN climate summit thunder with event of his own President Trump will direct a pointed snub at climate-change activists on the first day of the United Nations General Assembly Monday when leaders of 60 nations gather for the annual climate change summit. Trump will be in New York, too — but will ho...
20:00 2019-09-21

China's President Xi to attend G20 summit from June 27-29: Xinhua China's President Xi Jinping will attend the G20 summit in Japan next week, state-run Xinhua news agency said on Sunday, giving the first official confirmation of his attendance at a gathering where he is expected to meet U.S. President Donald Trump...
07:14 2019-06-23

EU summit ends in deadlock as leaders fail to agree over top job Leaders will have meet again on Tuesday after several countries refused to back France and Germany’s choiceThe longest ever EU summit has ended without agreement as Angela Merkel warned that with Brexit “looming” imposing the centre-left candidate Fr...
18:14 2019-07-01

CANADA STOCKS-TSX flat as investors focus on G20 summit Canada's main stock index treaded water on Friday, as investors awaited progress on talks between the United States and China on the sidelines of a G20 meeting to resolve their protracted trade dispute....
17:42 2019-06-28

EU suspends summit to choose new leaders after record deadlock A record-breaking European Union jobs summit was suspended Monday after officials couldn't settle on who should take over some of the alliance's top posts, officials said....
20:28 2019-07-01

G-7 Summit Off to Rocky Start as U.S. Officials Assail France The Group of Seven summit got off to a turbulent start as U.S. officials criticized French President Emmanuel Macron for his handling of the gathering....
08:00 2019-08-25

Kim Jong Un told Trump in new letter that he’s open to another summit North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un sent a letter to President Donald in August detailing his willingness to meet the US leader for yet another summit, a South Korean newspaper reported Sunday. It was the second letter the North Korean leader sent to T...
08:42 2019-09-16

France's Macron sees three EU posts decided at Summit, ECB later French President Emmanuel Macron said that three of the European Union's top positions should be decided at a meeting of EU leaders on Sunday, with a decision on the next head of the European Central Bank likely to be taken at a later date....
17:42 2019-06-30

U.S.-China set to clash at security summit despite "constructive" talks Chinese and U.S. defense chiefs held "constructive" talks on Friday but were expected to clash over China's growing global security role at a weekend Asia security summit....
16:56 2019-05-31

Greta Thunberg kicks off UN's youth climate summit The climate summit came just a day after millions of people took to the streets across the world as part of the Global Climate Strike. Thunberg hit out at older generations for doing little to curb carbon emissions....
01:14 2019-09-22

Bulgaria's Borissov says hopes for deal in EU top job summit fight Prime Minister Boyko Borrisov said disagreement over the EU's top jobs had pitted nations against each other but that he hoped that EU leaders would find a way to unite behind a deal at a third day of talks on Tuesday....
14:14 2019-07-02

UN climate summit: Scientists’ messages to world leaders Greta Thunberg has urged the US Congress to "listen to the scientists". Here's what climate scientists have to say ahead of next week's UN climate summit...
23:56 2019-09-19

Greta Thunberg to U.N. climate summit: 'you have stolen my dreams' Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg told world leaders at the opening of a United Nations conference on Monday that they had stolen her childhood with "empty words."...
23:00 2019-09-23

Biarritz in lockdown as G7 summit descends on French resort More than 13,000 police arrive in town with authorities saying any unrest will not be toleratedThe French seaside resort of Biarritz is under lockdown by security forces ahead of the G7 summit, with more than 13,000 police as well as a special magist...
14:14 2019-08-24

Ambitious 2050 climate goal relegated to footnote at EU summit A push by most European Union nations for the world's biggest economic bloc to go carbon neutral by 2050 was dropped to a footnote at a summit on Thursday after resistance from Poland, the Czech Republic, Estonia and Hungary....
21:56 2019-06-20

Trump’s summit shows he needs the tech giants as much as they need him | Carl Miller The White House social-media conference showed that big tech’s power will not be diminished any time soonYesterday, Donald Trump convened a summit at the White House, its remit: “a robust conversation on the opportunities and challenges of today’s on...
17:56 2019-07-12

Trump rips tech firms at 'free speech' summit President Donald Trump told prominent conservative social media figures on Thursday at a White House forum that he is being treated unfairly by big tech firms which he says suppress conservative voices....
02:00 2019-07-12

Death and resurrection in the rainforest as bishops meet for Amazon summit Indigenous tribes see the Catholic church as a key ally in the ecological fight – and an unprecedented synod is focused on how to stop the destructionA hundred years ago the Harakmbut people were nearly wiped out.Inhabitants of a vast jungle region w...
17:14 2019-10-06

Trump rails against ‘bias’ social media sites during summit President Trump lashed out at social media “censorship” and “bias” Thursday and threatened legislation if Silicon Valley doesn’t change its ways. “I am directing my administration to explore all regulatory and legislation solutions to protect free sp...
11:00 2019-07-12

Youth climate activists demand bold action at U.N. summit Swedish 16-year-old activist Greta Thunberg started the climate strike movement with her lone protest in front of her country's parliament and told U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres that youth are united and unstoppable....
00:28 2019-09-22

Trump's 'Social Media Summit' Airs Grievances Against Big Tech President Trump used a “Social Media Summit” at the White House to bond with some of his most provocative supporters over shared grievances against large technology companies whose representatives weren’t invited....
01:00 2019-07-12

Macron suggests Europe reach out to Russia in wake of G-7 summit ​French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday suggested that Europe should reach out to Russia to ensure it remains in the scope of Western nations, a day after President Trump floated the notion that Moscow be reinstated to the G-7. Macron, who hoste...
20:14 2019-08-27

| Trump escalates war on social media at White House 'summit' Escalating his attacks on Silicon Valley, US President Donald Trump hinted at new regulations on social media as he gathered critics of major online platforms at a White House "summit"....
23:00 2019-07-11

Third Global Climate Strike calls for action ahead of U.N. summit Millions of protesters around the world took the day off school and work Friday to participate in the youth-led Global Climate Strike urging action to fight climate change....
00:00 2019-09-21

US briefing: Amazon crisis, G7 summit and Florida election hacking Tuesday’s top story: Brazil rejects $20m pledged by G7 to tackle rainforest fires. Plus, how the west fell for manufactured rage over migrantsSubscribe now to receive the morning briefing by email.Good morning, I’m Tim Walker with today’s essential s...
13:56 2019-08-27

Iran Minister In Dramatic Visit To G7 Summit, With Trump Attending Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif flew into Biarritz in southern France for the G7 summit on Sunday in an unexpected and dramatic attempt to break a diplomatic deadlock over Tehran's......
22:14 2019-08-25

Trump to snub climate summit for religious freedom meeting at UN Exclusive: Senior UN official confirms White House booked a room so Trump can attend a gathering in same building as the summitDonald Trump is set to attend the United Nations headquarters during Monday’s key summit on the climate crisis – but will b...
08:14 2019-09-21

China’s Xi pushes economic reform at North Korea summit Chinese President Xi Jinping offered encouragement for North Korea’s new focus on economic development in a speech in Pyongyang, turning to a theme Beijing has long pressed with its communist neighbor...
09:56 2019-06-21

UN chief calls for ‘a fair globalization’ with first-ever Global Goals Summit “We need more investment, more political action, more priority for a fair globalization”, said UN Secretary-General António Guterres in an interview on Thursday, when asked about his expectations for the first-ever Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)...
17:28 2019-09-21

DPRK reports ‘little progress’ since historic June 2018 summit with US Lack of progress in achieving peace on the Korean Peninsula is “entirely attributable” to the United States, a senior official from the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) told the UN General Assembly on Monday....
23:14 2019-09-30

PM Johnson Takes Dip In Ocean At G7 Summit, Offers "Metaphor" On Brexit Facing accusations from political opponents of being out at sea over his Brexit strategy, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson strode into the Atlantic Ocean for a bracing dip on Sunday before......
22:14 2019-08-25

FCC Robocall Summit: Your guide to new SHAKEN/STIR caller verification The FCC is hosting a Robocall Summit to talk about phone carriers implementing SHAKEN/STIR, or caller verification coming at the end of this year       ...
22:14 2019-07-11

At G7 Summit, Trump Offers Brexit Britain A "Very Big" Trade Deal U.S. President Donald Trump promised a big trade deal for post-Brexit Britain to Boris Johnson on Sunday and praised the new prime minister as the right man to take Britain out of the European Union....
22:14 2019-08-25

Swedish teen climate activist to sail into New York for U.N. summit Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg was expected to sail into New York Harbor on Wednesday in a zero-carbon emissions vessel, completing her 14-day journey from England to partake in a United Nations climate summit in New York next month....
16:00 2019-08-28

Donald Trump Paints Picture Of Unity At Prickly G7 Summit US President Donald Trump on Sunday said he was getting along well with his Western allies at a G7 summit in France, dismissing reports of rifts among leaders as they prepared to discuss global trade......
22:14 2019-08-25

Silicon Valley's top VCs are convening a special 'summit' after recent IPO failures Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty Images Silicon Valley investors and executives are holding a big summit to explore alternatives to Wall Street's system for initial public offerings, Bloomberg reported Tuesday. The summit will examine the system in place f...
22:00 2019-10-01

Trump says Russia might be invited to next year's G7 Summit, though other leaders disagree Chris McGrath/Getty Images President Donald Trump said it is "certainly possible" that Russian President Vladimir Putin could be invited to next year's Group of Seven Summit, though other member nations seemed to disapprove. European Council Preside...
22:42 2019-08-25

U.N. climate summit to test world’s resolve to halt warming After a summer of wildfires, heat waves and hurricanes, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says he is banking on new pledges from governments and businesses to abandon fossil fuels during a special climate summit in New York on Monday....
14:14 2019-09-19

In a White House Summit on Quantum Technology, Experts Map Next Steps Academics and government officials met on the White House grounds to discuss the urgent need to collaborate to advance the country’s prowess in quantum information science....
11:56 2019-06-02

French politician accused of staging glacier summit photo A French politician is fending off an “avalanche” of accusations that a photo on his Twitter page, in which he appears to be scaling a vertical summit in the Alps, is actually fake....
22:56 2019-08-13

"Traffic Jam" On Mount Everest As 200 Trekkers Attempt To Reach Summit Mt Everest, the world's highest peak, on Wednesday witnessed a traffic-jam like situation as over 200 mountaineers attempted to reach the summit point, a media report said on Wednesday....
23:42 2019-05-22

UK chooses Glasgow to host major UN climate change summit Picking city as likely venue of COP26 may be seen as move to shore up pro-union sentimentA crucial climate change conference expected to be co-hosted by the UK would take place in Glasgow, the government has announced, in a move that will be seen as ...
22:00 2019-08-09

Mountaineers land plane 400 metres from summit of Mont Blanc Pair attempt to reach summit but are intercepted by police and told to turn backTwo Swiss mountaineers have landed a small plane less than 400 metres from the summit of Mont Blanc before heading for the top of Europe’s tallest peak with police in pur...
22:28 2019-06-18

Britain to host critical UN climate crisis summit at end of 2020 Gathering aimed at keeping global heating close to 1.5C will be most significant since ParisThe UK is to host a critical global summit on the climate crisis at the end of 2020, at which the world’s 190 nations must commit to deep cuts in emissions.It...
22:28 2019-06-18

Trump Caught Off-Guard By Surprise Visitor From Iran At G7 Summit Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif made a surprise visit to the city hosting the Group of Seven summit Sunday, a move that caught President Donald Trump off-guard and added another element......
10:42 2019-08-26

"We don't have enough housing," incoming Freddie Mac CEO at CNBC's Capital Exchange Summit Incoming Freddie Mac CEO sits down with Diana Olick at CNBC's Capital Exchange Summit, alongside Taylor Morrison CEO Sheryl Palmer. While he says there's "no major dip likely in front of us," the bigger issue is "no one can figure out a way...
18:00 2019-05-21

| Two injured in small 'explosions' as Bangkok hosts summit - police Two people have been reported injured as at least two small explosions hit Bangkok, police have said, as the Thai capital hosts a regional summit attended by top diplomats....
06:42 2019-08-03

Iranian Official Makes Surprise Appearance on Sidelines of G7 Summit At the invitation of France, Iran’s foreign minister flew to Biarritz and met with European officials. But he had no plans to sit down with American officials....
04:42 2019-08-26

U.S. trade chief says meeting with Chinese negotiator to precede G20 summit The top U.S. trade negotiator said on Wednesday it is in the interests of China and the United States to have a successful trade pact and he expects to meet with a senior Chinese official ahead of next week's G20 summit in Japan where President Donal...
17:14 2019-06-19

US briefing: Emmys, UN climate summit and Trump-Ukraine scandal Monday’s top story: Fleabag and Game of Thrones win big at 2019 TV awards. Plus, why Antonio Brown’s firing is more than just a football storySubscribe now to receive the morning briefing by email.Good morning, I’m Tim Walker with today’s essential s...
13:56 2019-09-23

Palestinian leaders say U.S. plans for ‘Peace to Prosperity’ summit slights them Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Mohammed Shtayyeh said Palestinians were not interested in improving life under Israeli occupation but in ending it altogether....
14:32 2019-05-21

Ambitious new plans for emissions reductions announced at UN climate summit World leaders and environmental policy makers are laying out the details of more ambitious carbon reduction plans at Monday's Climate Action Summit in New York City....
18:42 2019-09-23

Trump puts forward own Miami-area golf course for next G7 summit U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he would probably host next year's Group of Seven summit of the major industrialized countries at one of his own properties - the Trump National Doral golf resort near Miami - but insisted he would not perso...
19:42 2019-08-26

Plan for a Xi-Kim Summit Boosts North Korea-Linked Stocks Shares in Chinese construction and travel groups rose ahead of a visit by President Xi Jinping to North Korea, on hopes of closer economic ties between the two countries....
11:56 2019-06-18

Upcoming climate summit gives spotlight to world leaders with a plan As if to underscore the seriousness of the problem, the U.N.’s World Meteorological Organization released a science report Sunday showing that in the last several years, warming, sea level rise and carbon pollution have all accelerated....
07:28 2019-09-23

CNBC's 2019 Healthy Returns Summit: Full Panels Healthy Returns featured some of the most influential leaders in health care, including United Therapeutics CEO Martine Rothblatt, Cigna CEO David Cordani, Fmr FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, Novartis CEO Vasant Narasimhan, J&J CEO Alex Gorsky....
19:56 2019-05-23

EU top jobs summit suspended, to reconvene at 0900 GMT on Tuesday: spokesman European Union leaders suspended talks on agreeing who should next hold the bloc's key positions, a spokesman said on Monday, after all-night talks failed to produce a deal....
13:28 2019-07-01

Big companies commit to slash emissions ahead of U.N. climate summit Almost 90 big companies in sectors from food to cement to telecommunications are pledging to slash their greenhouse gas emissions in a new campaign to steer multi-nationals towards a low-carbon future, organizers said on Sunday....
09:14 2019-09-22

Trump’s ‘Social Media Summit’ was a celebration of conspiracy theorists President Donald Trump kicked off his Thursday morning by doing what he does best: tweeting. Amid a sea of missives, which ranged from attacks on the "Fake News Media" to the Mueller Report, he said it would be "a big and exciting day at the White Ho...
23:56 2019-07-12

World leaders create their own realities at the G7 summit | John Crace Biarritz gave Boris Johnson’s peers the chance to dream big so it was a pity he had little to say about BrexitOn the whole it had been a rather agreeable bank holiday weekend in Biarritz. Some of the assembled world leaders might have been a bit meh ...
23:00 2019-08-26

G7 summit: last rites of old order as Trump's theater looms next year Leaders put on a show of common endeavor with awareness that meeting could be a lot worse next year when Trump will be circus masterIf next year’s G7 summit turns out to be a branding event at a Trump golf resort in Florida, with Vladimir Putin as de...
23:00 2019-08-26

Ukraine peace drive hits first bump, but Moscow says summit possible Ukraine on Wednesday refused to pull back troops in its restive east, saying for the second time this week that continued shelling by pro-Russian separatists there precluded the implementation of a disengagement agreement....
16:56 2019-10-09

White House social media summit not a ‘one-and-done,’ Trump’s allies say Trump coupled his admonitions of the tech industry — delivered Thursday in front of more than 200 of his closest online allies — with a promise to summon top tech executives to Washington soon and a threat to unveil new regulations targeting the way ...
10:56 2019-07-13

Atlassian billionaire to announce net zero emissions target at UN climate summit ‘Our future demands it,’ says tech entrepreneur Mike Cannon-Brookes as Trump and Morrison snub the New York session Australian tech entrepreneur Mike Cannon-Brookes will travel to the United Nations summit on climate change in New York to announce th...
23:00 2019-09-22

China’s president in India for summit amid Kashmir tensions Chinese President Xi Jinping has arrived in India for meetings with Prime Minister Narendra Modi at a time of tensions over Beijing’s support for Pakistan in opposing India’s downgrading of Kashmir’s semi-autonomy and restrictions on the disputed reg...
14:14 2019-10-11

Qatar attendance at Saudi summit raises prospect of detente Gulf Cooperation Council will meet to discuss Iran’s alleged role in Gulf drone attacks A possible US-backed thaw in Qatar-Saudi relations has been signalled by Qatari diplomats travelling to Saudi Arabia to lay the ground for the country’s attendanc...
08:56 2019-05-29

UK hopes Trump and Xi can ease trade tensions at G20 summit: Hammond Britain hopes that U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping can make progress on easing trade tensions when they meet later this month at a summit of world leaders in Japan, British finance minister Philip Hammond said....
19:00 2019-06-17

More EU leaders sign up to carbon net-zero goal by 2050 ahead of summit Germany has joined a growing number of EU nations to back going carbon neutral by mid-century, EU documents show, building momentum for the bloc's leaders to agree the ambitious climate goal at a summit this week....
19:14 2019-06-17

Tension Between Trump, World Leaders Takes Spotlight at G-7 Summit President Trump clashed with world leaders over the U.S. trade war with China and a host of foreign-policy issues at a Group of Seven summit that showed his isolation on the world stage....
03:56 2019-08-26

Qatar says Saudi Arabia invites it to summit amid boycott DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The energy-rich Arab nation of Qatar says its ruling emir received a letter from the king of Saudi Arabia. The letter marks the highest-level, publicly known contact between the two nations since the kingdom and thr...
04:56 2019-05-27

Trump praises Ivanka, Jared Kushner for role at G20 summit President Trump on Friday defended his daughter Ivanka’s role at the G20 summit in Japan, where she rubbed shoulders with world leaders and sat in on talks with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un despite a lack of diplomatic experience. “I thought Iva...
21:00 2019-07-05

Germany's Merkel says trade, Iran on agenda in Trump summit German Chancellor Angela Merkel said her summit meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday would cover a wide range of topics including trade, investments, West Africa, counter-terrorism and Iran....
05:00 2019-06-28

Donald Trump and Boris Johnson to hold talks during G7 summit Boris Johnson is heading to his first international summit as prime minister - and meetings with Donald Trump, the EU and other world leaders on the agenda....
07:28 2019-08-24

Trump, at G7 Summit, Admits ‘Second Thoughts’ About China Trade Threats President Trump is meeting in Biarritz with counterparts who are bracing for surprises from him, and disagree with him on topics like trade, tariffs and global warming....
11:42 2019-08-25

Mnuchin says main progress on U.S.-China trade to be at Trump-Xi summit U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Saturday he would discuss trade issues with People's Bank of China Governor Yi Gang, but the main progress in the U.S.-China trade dispute would take place later this month at a meeting between President...
08:56 2019-06-08

South Africa tries to contain 'Afrophobia' fallout as riots upstage summit South Africa promised on Thursday to tackle the prejudice fuelling a wave of deadly riots and xenophobic attacks, as international anger over the violence overshadowed a pan-African economic conference in Cape Town....
22:14 2019-09-05

Australian Barty reaches WTA summit to complete remarkable rise Ashleigh Barty will become the first Australian in 43 years to climb to the top of the WTA singles ranking after she won the Birmingham Classic grasscourt title on Sunday....
19:42 2019-06-23

Syria rejects Arab summit statement on Iran intervention DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syria is rejecting the final statement of the Arab emergency summit held in Saudi Arabia, which criticizes what it calls Iranian intervention into Syrian affairs. Syria says the statement is an unacceptable interference in the ...
15:56 2019-05-31

Trudeau meets with U.K., Japan prime ministers ahead of G7 summit It's in spite of that superheated atmosphere that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is hoping to build consensus on the virtues of free trade and strengthen Canada's trade ties with its G7 partners....
20:42 2019-08-24

Russia's Putin wants to host a G-8 summit with China, Turkey and India Russia's president has said the country is ready to host a summit of the Group of Eight (G-8) – which it was kicked out of in 2014 – and would welcome India, China and Turkey into the format....
13:56 2019-09-05

Video game firms pledge to go green at UN climate summit UNITED NATIONS — Gaming is going green — and some of the biggest game companies hope players will, too. The companies behind PlayStation, Xbox, Angry Birds, Minecraft, Twitch and other video games and platforms pledged Monday at the UN to level up ef...
21:00 2019-09-24

This Year’s G20 Summit Is a Major Test of International Cooperation in a Trying Time As the leaders of the world’s largest economies convene on Friday in Osaka, Japan, for the 14th G20 Summit, headlines are likely to focus on meetings between world leaders, rather than this year’s themes of sustainable growth, innovation ...
20:00 2019-06-28

UN Climate Action Summit: Surprise guests and harsh words World leaders gathered to share plans on how to tackle global warming. The biggest surprise, however, wasn't a particularly ambitious climate action plan, but a pit-stop by climate change skeptic Donald Trump....
07:28 2019-09-24

More Hong Kong protests planned ahead of G-20 Japan summit HONG KONG (AP) — Leaders of recent protests in Hong Kong say they plan more demonstrations for Wednesday, hoping to draw the attention of world leaders attending the Group of 20 summit. The leaders of the Civil Human Rights Front said they hope the w...
09:14 2019-06-24

Kim Jong Un executes staff from failed Hanoi summit as US spies North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un has been purging the officials that took part in the Hanoi summit in January. The summit abruptly finished early with no agreement between North Korea and the United States....
07:42 2019-05-31

Prince Harry honours Princess Diana during youth summit On Tuesday, the Duke of Sussex attended the Diana Award National Youth Mentoring Summit in London and delivered a speech focused on the impact role models can have on others....
20:56 2019-07-03

Hillary Clinton quite the ironic choice for Cyber Defense Summit Put this in the “you got to be kidding” department. There’s something called the Cyber Defense Summit being held in October in Washington. The keynote speaker? Hillary Clinton. That’s the same Hillary Clinton who is the poster child for un-secure cyb...
03:56 2019-06-06

G20 members at odds over climate change for summit meeting: sources G20 negotiators are wrangling over the wording of a summit communique on combatting climate change, with the United States pushing to downgrade the language against European opposition, according to sources and drafts of the text....
19:42 2019-06-27

Leaders from 300 cities meet for Aids summit after Standard Campaign A forum, which was held as part of the Evening Standard's AIDSfree campaign that helped pave the way for a new global conference on tackling HIV/Aids, was launched in London today....
01:42 2019-09-10

‘Don’t Meddle In the Election, Please.’ President Trump Jokes With Putin at the G20 Summit (OSAKA, Japan) — With a smirk and a finger point, President Donald Trump dryly told Russia’s Vladimir Putin “Don’t meddle with the election” in their first meeting since the special counsel concluded that Russia extensiv...
12:14 2019-06-28

Squabbles erupt as G7 leaders open summit in French resort Squabbles erupted among G7 nations on Saturday as their leaders gathered for an annual summit, exposing sharp differences on global trade tensions, Britain's exit from the EU and how to respond to the fires raging in the Amazon rainforest....
22:42 2019-08-24

Donald Trump in Japan ahead of G20 summit: 'We take care of our allies' U.S. President Donald Trump arrived in Japan Thursday for the G20 summit, where he'll meet with world leaders, including Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping....
19:42 2019-06-27

Russia's Putin, Japan's Abe to hold summit meet on June 29 Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will hold a summit meeting on June 29, when Putin visits Japan for a meeting of leaders of the Group of 20 nations, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Friday....
08:00 2019-05-31

Trump Tunes Into the Democratic Debate From the G20 Summit to Lob Attack at Rivals President Donald Trump took a moment between meetings with world leaders in Japan to check in on the Democratic debate and lob a Twitter attack at his rivals. “All Democrats just raised their hands for giving millions of illegal aliens unlimite...
08:28 2019-06-28

What to Expect of Britain’s New Prime Minister Boris Johnson at the G7 Summit Britain’s new Prime Minister Boris Johnson will make his debut on the international stage this weekend, at the G7 summit of world leaders in Biarritz, France. There, Johnson will have his first chance as Prime Minister to win over – or al...
18:42 2019-08-23

American climber dies on descent from summit of Mount Everest An American climber died on the descent from the summit of Mount Everest on Monday, a Nepalese official said, taking the number of dead or missing mountaineers on the world's highest mountain to nine on the Nepali side during the current climbing sea...
18:42 2019-05-27

Ukraine summit in Paris delayed amid continued bickering A new Normandy-format meeting to end the war in eastern Ukraine has proven difficult to put together. Breakthroughs leading to peace have been elusive as negotiations have devolved into a political tug-of-war....
20:00 2019-09-21

Kim Jong Un executed officials after failed February summit with US: report North Korean leader Kim Jong Un carried out a deadly purge following a failed February summit with President Trump in Vietnam, executing five people, including the country’s special envoy to the United States, Kim Hyok Chol, a report said Thursday. “...
04:00 2019-05-31

Tusk spokesman says EU summit suspended, to reconvene Tuesday morning BRUSSELS (AP) — Tusk spokesman says EU summit suspended, to reconvene Tuesday morning. The post Tusk spokesman says EU summit suspended, to reconvene Tuesday morning appeared first on LEX18.com....
13:14 2019-07-01

Pension funds and insurers pledge climate action at U.N. summit Insurers and pension funds managing $2.3 trillion pledged on Monday to shift their portfolios away from carbon-heavy industries in the hope of triggering snowballing climate commitments from other big investors....
15:28 2019-09-23

Time to step up: UN summit to push for development finance breakthrough A sustainable global economy – one that preserves the planet and improves lives everywhere – is also a huge opportunity to create new jobs and market opportunities worth trillions of dollars, says the UN. But to make it happen, the international comm...
18:42 2019-09-25

'You have stolen my dreams,' an angry Thunberg tells U.N. climate summit Teenage activist Greta Thunberg angrily denounced world leaders on Monday for failing to tackle climate change, unleashing the outrage felt by millions of her peers in the heart of the United Nations by demanding: "How dare you?"...
02:42 2019-09-24

Sustainable development summit a reminder of ‘the boundless potential of humanity’ The first UN summit on the progress of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development closed on a hopeful note, with Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed declaring that the two-day event had been a reminder of “the boundless potential of humanity to ...
01:42 2019-09-26

G-7 leaders’ spouses enjoy wine tasting as summit gets underway First ladies Melania Trump, Brigitte Macron and other world leaders’ wives are touring Basque wine country as they accompany their spouses to the G-7 summit in southwestern France. The women traveled to the village of Epselette on Sunday where ...
17:14 2019-08-25

Russia Joins Paris Climate Accord Ahead Of Key Summit Russia's prime minister on Monday gave formal support to the Paris climate agreement, just hours ahead of a key summit trying to tackle ever increasing gas emissions....
07:56 2019-09-24

The Guardian view of the Osaka G20 summit: bad as he is, Trump is not the only problem | Editorial The climate crisis underlines the need for effective global economic leadership. The US president makes this harder, but so do China and several othersEver since the G20 of leading global economies was founded, its summits have mostly been convergent...
22:42 2019-06-27

Shanghai Summit Meet Not Aimed At "Targeting" Any Country, Says China The SCO summit in Bishkek this week would discuss economy-related issues and security cooperation with a focus on counter terrorism, but it is not aimed at "targeting" any country, China said....
19:28 2019-06-10

| Laureus Sport for Good hosts Ubuntu themed summit Laureus Sport for Good SA hosted 100 delegates from a number of Laureus-funded programmes as well as key stakeholders for a 3-day interactive skills transfer workshop....
15:42 2019-09-27

The Latest: Saudi king says Islamic summit confronts threats DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The Latest on developments in the Persian Gulf (all times local): 11:30 p.m. Saudi Arabia’s King Salman says Muslim heads of state are gathering in Islam’s holiest city of Mecca for a summit aimed at building the fu...
23:14 2019-05-31

'There Is Always Hope:' Why Young Adults Are Coming to the UN Youth Climate Summit Hundreds of young people from around the world have congregated in New York. It’s nearly Climate Week, a huge strike is happening on Friday, and the United Nations has awarded some 100 young climate activists from different corners of the globe “Gree...
12:28 2019-09-20

3rd Global Climate Strike calls for action ahead of U.N. summit Tens of thousands around the world are set to take part in a coordinated global strike Friday, with the aim of conducting one of the largest environmental protests in history....
14:28 2019-09-20

Big Tech Is a Likely Target at White House Social-Media Summit A “Social Media Summit” at the White House this week will offer a platform for Trump supporters who say they face censorship by left-tilting Big Tech—and a preview of a likely re-election theme for the president....
14:56 2019-07-10

Iran may miss UN summit if US fails to issue visa to president Hassan Rouhani and Mohammad Javad Zarif have yet to receive US visas for next week’s United Nations general assembly summitIran’s president and foreign minister have yet to receive US visas to come to next week’s United Nations general assembly summi...
05:56 2019-09-19

Ahead of G7 summit, Macron presses U.S. to help reform taxes on big tech French President Emmanuel Macron said on Wednesday U.S. tech giants paid unfairly low taxes, failing to contribute to the common good, and urged Washington to help reform the global corporate tax code....
22:28 2019-08-21

OIC summit condemns any decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) said it condemns any position adopted by an international body that supports prolonging occupation of Palestinian territories, including a U.S. decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital....
06:42 2019-06-01

G-20 talks trade, finance as Japan readies for Osaka summit FUKUOKA, Japan (AP) — Trade and economy ministers of the Group of 20 major economies are meeting in Japan to discuss ways to reorder trade rules and finances in an era of technological change and protectionism. The meetings of financial leaders in th...
06:28 2019-06-09

‘A Test of Unity.’ Power Moves and Posturing as G7 Summit Gets Underway (BIARRITZ, France) — The posturing by leaders of the G-7 rich democracies began well before they stood together for a summit photo. French President Emmanuel Macron, the host, cornered Donald Trump at the American leader’s hotel with an i...
15:42 2019-08-25

Sustainable Development Summit: ‘We must step up our efforts - now’, Guterres declares “The 2030 Agenda is coming to life”, declared the UN chief on Tuesday, referring to the blueprint for a healthier planet and a more just world, as he launched the first Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Summit in New York. However, despite encourag...
23:28 2019-09-24

Trump appears more at ease with strongmen than democratic leaders at G-20 summit Trump met with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the summit in Japan and appeared to make light of Moscow’s election interference....
04:56 2019-06-29

Steven Mnuchin: U.S.-China trade talks progress unlikely before G-20 summit U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Saturday talks on trade war with China are unlikely to resolve anything before the G-20 summit later this month....
18:28 2019-06-08

G20 Members At Odds Over Climate Change For Summit Meeting: Report G20 negotiators are wrangling over the wording of a summit communique on combatting climate change, with the United States pushing to downgrade the language against European opposition, according to......
21:42 2019-06-27

Schwarzenegger teams up with activist Greta Thunberg at climate summit A top climate summit organized by Arnold Schwarzenegger's environmental organization has opened in Vienna. Swedish youth activist Greta Thunberg spoke at the opening of a failure by the leaders in attendance to act....
14:00 2019-05-28

Japan, a Big Plastic User, Fights Waste Ahead of the G-20 Summit TOKYO (AP) — Japan has a plastic problem.In a country where cleanliness and neat packaging have long been considered good service, almost everything, from single bananas to individual pieces of vegetables, pastries, pens and cosmetics is sold p...
23:01 2019-06-27

Trump nepotism attacked after 'out-of-her-depth' Ivanka given key summit role Experts say first daughter’s presence reflects gravely on USOpinion: Laugh at Ivanka – to take her seriously is frighteningDonald Trump has been accused of taking nepotism to alarming new depths after giving his daughter, Ivanka, a prominent role in ...
00:00 2019-07-02

‘A Test of Unity’, Power Moves and Posturing as G7 Summit Gets Underway (BIARRITZ, France) — The posturing by leaders of the G-7 rich democracies began well before they stood together for a summit photo. French President Emmanuel Macron, the host, cornered Donald Trump at the American leader’s hotel with an i...
08:28 2019-08-25

'Marriage Is Not Checkers, It's Chess': Summit Explores Making Black Love Last Barack and Michelle Obama aren’t the only black married couple in this country, and the Black Love Summit, held in Atlanta on Saturday, proved that. A spill-over from the successful docuseries Black Love—which returns to OWN on Aug. 10 and was create...
01:56 2019-07-24

ASEAN summit – Southeast Asian nations wary of US-China trade row The US-China trade dispute is high on the ASEAN summit agenda. The bloc's leaders are set to sign an economic partnership deal at their annual meeting in Bangkok, but not all countries want Beijing's economic hegemony....
15:00 2019-06-22

Bangkok bombs injure 4 as Thailand hosts ASEAN summit with Pompeo Six bomb blasts hit Bangkok early Friday, injuring at least four people, as Thailand was hosting a high-level meeting attended by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his counterparts from China and other Asia-Pacific countries....
18:42 2019-08-02

Bolton, Ross to give U.S. 'big presence' at Venezuela summit in Peru: U.S. official U.S. national security adviser John Bolton and U.S. Secretary Wilbur Ross will speak at a conference on Venezuela in Peru next week as part of a campaign to force President Nicolas Maduro to relinquish power, a senior U.S. official said on Friday....
00:56 2019-08-03

Asia stocks edge lower as investors watch for G-20 summit developments Stocks in Asia Pacific dipped in Friday morning trade as investors watched for developments from the G-20 summit in Osaka, Japan, where U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping are set to meet amid the ongoing trade standoff....
05:28 2019-06-28

Hong Kong protesters urge world leaders to support them at G20 summit Hong Kong protesters are appealing for foreign support in their fight for political freedom, calling on world leaders to act ahead of the summit of the Group of 20 major economies in Osaka, Japan, this week....
19:56 2019-06-27

Wildlife summit votes to protect giraffes as endangered species for the first time National representatives at an international wildlife conference in Geneva voted Thursday to protect giraffes as an endangered species for the first time, drawing praise from conservationists and protests from some sub-Saharan African countries. The ...
11:00 2019-08-24

Amazon fires and sanctions high on agenda as G7 leaders meet at summit Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro seemed to be making a surprising reversal when he announced plans to send armed forces to fight the fires in the Amazon Friday night, the day before world leaders arrive at the G7 summit in Europe....
12:42 2019-08-24

G20 summit: Trump halts more China tariffs, disagrees with most on climate change President Donald Trump agreed to halt more China tariffs after the G20 summit in Japan, but disagreed with the rest of the group on climate change fight....
00:42 2019-06-30

Trump and Johnson look to use G-7 summit to fortify their relationship amid skepticism of both leaders Their first formal meeting marks a chance, officials said, to forge stronger ties between the two nations after years of tense relations and Twitter insults during the tenure of Theresa May....
21:28 2019-08-24

Trudeau meets with Trump at G7 summit with focus on trade, economic issues The prime minister will host the bilateral meeting, and is expected to focus on building upon positive dealings that he and other Canadian officials have had with the White House in recent days and weeks....
14:56 2019-08-25

Donald Trump Escalates War On Social Media At White House 'Summit' President Donald Trump ramped up his attacks on Silicon Valley giants on Thursday with a call for "regulatory and legislative solutions" to what he described as unfair treatment of conservatives by......
03:00 2019-07-12

Kim Jong Un may use summit with Xi to send nuke deal message to Trump, defector says A former North Korean diplomat believes Kim Jong Un wants to make a deal with President Trump over the Hermit Kingdom's hotly-disputed nuclear program – and the ex-diplomat thinks Chinese President Xi Jinping may be the one to deliver the message....
00:14 2019-06-21

Trump's Social Media Summit Was a Brain-Melting Horror Show Wormed-brained attendees at Donald Trump’s Social Media Summit were treated to nearly an hour of him complaining about not getting enough engagement on his tweets, slamming the media for reporting on his spelling and grammar errors, and a flurry of o...
00:42 2019-07-12

Trump caught off guard as Iran's Zarif lands in G7 summit town Iran's foreign minister flew into the French resort hosting a G7 summit on Sunday, an unexpected twist to a meeting already troubled by differences between U.S. President Donald Trump and Western allies over a raft of issues, including Iran....
19:42 2019-08-25

Trump meets conservatives at 'free speech' social media summit President Donald Trump met with prominent conservative social media figures on Thursday at a White House forum where he is set to reiterate frustrations with big tech firms for allegedly suppressing conservative voices....
22:28 2019-07-11

Gen. Keane 'confident' US diplomats won't back third Trump-Kim summit without 'some evidence' of denuclearization Fox News senior strategist analyst Gen. Jack Keane has argued it's imperative that the government see real evidence of denuclearization from North Korea before negotiating further....
23:28 2019-07-01

Wildlife summit votes down plan to allow sale of huge ivory stockpile Some African nations at Cites conference argue sales would provide much-needed incomeAn audacious attempt to allow a huge sale of stockpiled elephant ivory has been defeated at an international wildlife conference. The rancorous debate exposed deep d...
19:14 2019-08-22

Greta Thunberg will sail across the Atlantic on a zero-emissions yacht for the UN climate summit Climate activist Greta Thunberg will cross the Atlantic on a zero-emissions sailboat on her way to speak at the UN Climate Action Summit on September 23....
16:28 2019-08-18