Feature: Chinese market to be main factor to revive Tunisian tourism

Feature: Chinese market to be main factor to revive Tunisian tourism

2018-06-24 17:08

With the sunset at the Mediterranean, a Chinese couple in their early sixties sat on the bench decorated with colorful blankets, enjoying the afternoon.

Feature: Displaced families stranded in Sanaa after fleeing war in Yemen's Hodeidah

Feature: Displaced families stranded in Sanaa after fleeing war in Yemen's Hodeidah

2018-06-24 17:10

Thousands of families arrived on Saturday in the rebel-held capital Sanaa, after fleeing military confrontations between pro-government forces and armed rebels in Yemen's Hodeidah port city.

Feature: Woman makes big bucks by walking dogs in NYC

Feature: Woman makes big bucks by walking dogs in NYC

2018-06-24 13:51

By taking care of busy New Yorkers' furry friends and housesitting, Jen Tserng made more than 60,000 U.S. dollars in 2017 and set her goal to 80,000 dollars this year.

Pentagon "indefinitely" suspends two military exercise programs with S. Korea

Pentagon "indefinitely" suspends two military exercise programs with S. Korea

2018-06-24 13:46

The Pentagon said on Friday that it has "indefinitely" suspended two military exercise programs with South Korea to support agreements between President Donald Trump and the top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Kim Jong Un.

Exhibition of Chinese creative cultural products conclude in Fiji

Exhibition of Chinese creative cultural products conclude in Fiji

2018-06-24 13:44

An exhibition of creative cultural products from north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region concluded in the South Pacific Island nation of Fiji, having showcased Inner Mongolia's unique culture and helped promote cultural exchanges between the two sides.

Displaced Yemenis from Hodeidah face dire humanitarian crisis

Displaced Yemenis from Hodeidah face dire humanitarian crisis

2018-06-23 22:20

Armed confrontations between the Yemeni government forces and the Iran-backed Shiite Houthi group have forced thousands of people to flee their homes in the strategic port city of Hodeidah amid lack of basic necessities including food, clothing and water.

Iran dismisses U.S. demand for "zero enrichment"

Iran dismisses U.S. demand for "zero enrichment"

2018-06-23 22:17

Iran's atomic chief dismissed the U.S. demand for "zero enrichment" of uranium in the Islamic republic, Tasnim news agency reported Saturday.

Zimbabwean president unhurt at campaign rally after blast hits: state media

Zimbabwean president unhurt at campaign rally after blast hits: state media

2018-06-23 22:16

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa was unhurt and successfully evacuated on Saturday after an explosion hit where he was addressing a campaign rally, according to state media reports.

Feature: China-funded agricultural technologies transforming lives of Kenyan youth

Feature: China-funded agricultural technologies transforming lives of Kenyan youth

2018-06-22 21:29

Alan Jumba developed a passion for farming at a tender age, having grown up in a rural village in western Kenyan county of Vihiga, where households were guaranteed of food security and financial freedom through cultivation of staples like maize and legumes.

IGAD puts forward final bridging proposal to S. Sudan's peace process

IGAD puts forward final bridging proposal to S. Sudan's peace process

2018-06-22 21:32

The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) Council of Ministers on Thursday submitted the final report of the proposal to bring South Sudan's warring factions together towards peace.

Turkey imposes 267-mln-USD retaliatory tariffs on U.S. imports

Turkey imposes 267-mln-USD retaliatory tariffs on U.S. imports

2018-06-22 08:47

Turkey will impose tariffs worth 267 million U.S. dollars on U.S. goods from Thursday in retaliation for Washington's levies on steel and aluminum imports, Turkish Ministry of Economy announced.

Kobe Bryant denied membership into Film Academy

Kobe Bryant denied membership into Film Academy

2018-06-22 08:47

Kobe Bryant, the retired American basketball superstar, would not be admitted to the Academy of Motions Picture and Sciences despite winning an Oscar this year for his short film "Dear Basketball."

UN chief to assist Russia, U.S. in overcoming differences

UN chief to assist Russia, U.S. in overcoming differences

2018-06-22 08:47

United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Thursday that he will do everything in his capacity to make sure that the United States and Russia are able to overcome their differences.

Iran not to negotiate with "rogue state" U.S.: FM

Iran not to negotiate with "rogue state" U.S.: FM

2018-06-22 08:47

Iran will not negotiate with the United States that fails to keep its word and moves to sabotage multilateral agreements one after another, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Thursday.

UN concerned about fighting in southern Syria: spokesman

UN concerned about fighting in southern Syria: spokesman

2018-06-22 08:47

The United Nations is deeply concerned about the safety and protection of an estimated 750,000 people in southern Syria, where hostilities are endangering civilians and causing displacement, said a UN spokesman on Thursday.

Israel fights "kite terror" with hi-tech

Israel fights "kite terror" with hi-tech

2018-06-21 22:16

A technology community in Israel will hold a hackathon on Friday to generate ideas of solving the "kite terror" problem along the Israel-Gaza Strip border.

Russia says to respond equally to NATO's bolstering combat forces

Russia says to respond equally to NATO's bolstering combat forces

2018-06-21 10:49

The Russian Defense Ministry on Wednesday accused the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) of strengthening combat forces near Russia's border and warned that Moscow will take mirror-like actions against NATO's moves.

U.S. agriculture trade group releases ad against Trump's tariffs policy

U.S. agriculture trade group releases ad against Trump's tariffs policy

2018-06-21 10:49

Cooperated with the U.S. Apple Association, Farmers for Free Trade, a leading agriculture trade lobby group, placed advertisements on cable television Wednesday, urging the White House to "end the trade war."

Kenya hails collaboration with China to preserve cultural, natural heritage

Kenya hails collaboration with China to preserve cultural, natural heritage

2018-06-20 21:33

Kenya on Tuesday hailed a robust collaboration with China to promote the preservation of the East African nation's cultural and natural heritage.

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