Xinhua, AP Presidents Discuss Media Cooperation

President of Xinhua News Agency Fu Hua on Wednesday held talks here with Daisy Veerasingham,READ MORE

Xinhua, Reuters Presidents Hold Talks On Cooperation

President of Xinhua News Agency Fu Hua on Wednesday met here with Paul Bascobert, president of Reuters, to hold talks on promoting cooperation and topics…

Xi Delivers Video Speech At UNCTAD 60th Anniversary Celebration

Chinese President Xi Jinping, on Wednesday, delivered a video speech at the opening ceremony of the celebration of the 60th anniversary of the United Nations…

Xinhua Signs MoU With UNICEF

President of Xinhua News Agency Fu Hua on Thursday met here with Kitty van der Heijden, deputy executive director for partnerships, at the global headquarters…

Xinhua President Meets UN Global Communications Chief

“Xinhua is one of the most active media organizations worldwide in reporting UN affairs and maintains close cooperation with several UN agencies on public welfare…

Mandla Ndlovu Elected Mpumalanga Premier

Mpumalanga ANC chairperson Mandla Ndlovu has been elected premier, marking a new era for the province after the 2024 general elections. He replaces embattled former…

BRICS Solutions Awards Competition To Be Held In Year Of Russia’s Chairmanship

The Agency for Strategic Initiatives (ASI) in cooperation with the Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry will organise the BRICS Solutions Awards competition of the…

International Municipal BRICS Forum Aims To Consider Best Practices Of Moscow

The International Municipal BRICS Forum will be held in the Russian capital on August 27–28. The best practices of Moscow will be presented at it,…

Second Independence: Is a Centre-Left Coalition Possible in South Africa?

In the aftermath of the 2024 elections in South Africa, there is a pressing need to reconsider the political landscape and chart a course that…

Xinhua, PA Media Group Sign MoU On Cooperation

Fu Hua expressed the hope that the two sides expand cooperation in artificial intelligence and other fields, and enhance collaboration under the framework of the World Media Summit.

President of Xinhua News Agency Fu Hua and Emily Shelley, chief executive officer of Britain’s PA Media Group, on Monday signed here a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on deepening bilateral cooperation.

During a meeting with Shelley, Fu said the PA Media Group has always been an important partner of Xinhua, and theREAD MORE

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Xinhua, AP Presidents Discuss Media Cooperation

President of Xinhua News Agency Fu Hua on Wednesday held talks here with Daisy Veerasingham, president and CEO of the Associated Press (AP).

The AP is an important partner of Xinhua, and the two sides have maintained an amicable relationship for a long time, said Fu, who leads a delegation in the United States.

Fu expressed the hope that the two sides further extend cooperation in news and information services, strengthen exchanges on the application of new technologies in theREAD MORE

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Xinhua, Reuters Presidents Hold Talks On Cooperation

President of Xinhua News Agency Fu Hua on Wednesday met here with Paul Bascobert, president of Reuters, to hold talks on promoting cooperation and topics of mutual interest.

Building upon bilateral cooperation in nearly 70 years, the two sides have seen frequent high-level exchanges and new developments in cooperation in recent years, said Fu, who heads a delegation in the United States.

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Xi Delivers Video Speech At UNCTAD 60th Anniversary Celebration

Chinese President Xi Jinping, on Wednesday, delivered a video speech at the opening ceremony of the celebration of the 60th anniversary of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).

Xi pointed out that over the past 60 years since its founding, in light of its mission to achieve prosperity for all, UNCTAD has vigorously advanced South-South cooperation, advocated North-South dialogue, promoted a new international economic order, and made important contributions to global trade and development.

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Xinhua Signs MoU With UNICEF

President of Xinhua News Agency Fu Hua on Thursday met here with Kitty van der Heijden, deputy executive director for partnerships, at the global headquarters of the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF). Together, they signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between UNICEF and Xinhua News Agency.

Fu said that Xinhua has maintained long-standing friendly cooperation with UNICEF, adding that “UNICEF was among the first UN agencies to establish a cooperative relationship with Xinhua.”

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Xinhua President Meets UN Global Communications Chief

“Xinhua is one of the most active media organizations worldwide in reporting UN affairs and maintains close cooperation with several UN agencies on public welfare projects,” President of Xinhua News Agency Fu Hua said.

President of Xinhua News Agency Fu Hua on Thursday met with UN Under-Secretary-General for Global Communications Melissa Fleming, during which the two sides signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) at the UN headquarters in New York.

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Mandla Ndlovu Elected Mpumalanga Premier

Mpumalanga ANC chairperson Mandla Ndlovu has been elected premier, marking a new era for the province after the 2024 general elections.

He replaces embattled former Mpumalanga Premier Refilwe Mtsweni-Tsipane, who was forced to relinquish the top job after ANC top brass confirmed Ndlovu’s candidacy in a statement released on Thursday, June 13. The Mpumalanga Legislature elected Ndlovu at its first sitting on Friday. 

His election came hours after it emerged that the ANC and the Democratic Alliance had agreedREAD MORE

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BRICS Solutions Awards Competition To Be Held In Year Of Russia’s Chairmanship

The Agency for Strategic Initiatives (ASI) in cooperation with the Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry will organise the BRICS Solutions Awards competition of the best solutions and practices of the BRICS countries in various spheres. The competition will be held with the support of the BRICS Business Council.

Its participants will present projects in 8 nominations, including Climate and Environmental Technologies, Artificial Intelligence and Digital Services, Competences and Human Resources Development. 

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International Municipal BRICS Forum Aims To Consider Best Practices Of Moscow

The International Municipal BRICS Forum will be held in the Russian capital on August 27–28. The best practices of Moscow will be presented at it, said Sergey Cheremin, Head of the Department for External Economic and International Relations of Moscow.

“All Russian regions are expected to participate, as well as more than 200 cities in the CIS, Africa, Latin America, the Middle East, and Asia. The issues of municipal infrastructure, the social sphere, the principles of sustainable urbanREAD MORE

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Second Independence: Is a Centre-Left Coalition Possible in South Africa?

In the aftermath of the 2024 elections in South Africa, there is a pressing need to reconsider the political landscape and chart a course that genuinely serves the interests of the marginalised and downtrodden. Analyst Nco Dube believes that a coalition between the ANC, EFF, and MK is now a possibility and that it “would represent a significant shift in South African politics.”

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