Xi Jinping and Vladimir Putin smile during the welcoming ceremony on the final day of the Belt and Road Forum in Beijing on Saturday. Agence France-Presse
Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansouri, Minister of Economy, stated that China is the UAE’s leading trade partner in terms of non-oil commodities, accounting for 9.7 per cent of its total non-oil trade in 2018, valued at over $43 billion.
New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday she will travel to China at the end of the week for a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping, amid concerns of strained relations between the countries.
At a ceremony held at the China National International Convention Centre, Dubai-based global developer Emaar has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Beijing New Aeropolis Holdings (BNA) to jointly develop
Russian President Vladimir Putin, US President Donald Trump and Saudi Arabia's King Salman, discussed the OPEC+ oil group meeting in a phone call on Friday and confirmed their aim was to stabilise the global oil trade, the Kremlin said.
In support of the international efforts to address the Covid-19 pandemic, The Ministry of Finance (MoF) participated in the virtual G20 meetings, which took place over the past three days.
The pandemic sweeping the world will turn global economic growth “sharply negative” in 2020, triggering the worst fallout since the 1930s Great Depression, with only a partial recovery seen in 2021, the head of the International Monetary Fund said.