Workers take rest at a construction site in Beijing. Associated Press
The leaders of China, France, Germany and the EU were set to meet in Paris on Tuesday for “unprecedented” talks on how to improve ties, despite growing jitters over Beijing’s massive investments in Europe.
NATIONS: Russia sent home nearly two-thirds of some 30,000 North Koreans working there during 2018 and China repatriated more than half, but did not specify a figure, according to unpublished reports by Moscow and Beijing to the United Nations Security Council.
China has never forced debt upon participants of its new Silk Road project as “prejudiced” critics have suggested, the country’s top diplomat said on Saturday in a strongly worded defence of a key policy platform of President
Emirates airline has made a network-wide commitment to reduce single-use plastics on board its aircraft.
As of 1st June, eco-friendly paper straws have been introduced and all Emirates flights will soon be plastic straw-free.
May survey data for Dubai’s private sector non-oil economy continued the recent twin themes of strengthening output growth and weak job creation.
Boeing Co engineers are reducing the scope and duration of certain costly physical tests used to certify the planemaker’s new aircraft, according to industry sources and regulatory officials.