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Senior Macedonia official in Greece for name dispute talks

ATHENS — Macedonia's deputy prime minister is visiting neighboring Greece in an effort to resolve a long-standing dispute over the tiny Balkan republic's nam.....»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarJan 9th, 2018

Greece expels Russian diplomats over alleged protest money

Greece moved to expel two Russian diplomats and to block two others from entering yesterday after authorities learned that clergy and other organizations allegedly received Russian money to oppose a deal to end Greece's longstanding name dispute with neighboring Macedonia, a Greek official said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 12th, 2018

Greece expels Russian diplomats over alleged protest money

Greece moved to expel two Russian diplomats and to block two others from entering yesterday after authorities learned that clergy and other organizations allegedly received Russian money to oppose a deal to end Greece's longstanding name dispute with neighboring Macedonia, a Greek official said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 12th, 2018

UN Negotiator in Macedonia Seeks to End Name Dispute

SKOPJE, MACEDONIA - A U.N. negotiator has arrived in Macedonia for talks with the country's leadership, in a revived effort to settle a peculiar but acrimonious dispute with neighboring Greece over M.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsFeb 1st, 2018

Palestinians reject Trump bid to force talks through aid cut

JERICHO, Palestinian Territories – A senior Palestinian official hit back at Donald Trump on Friday, September 7, after the US president said he would withhold aid to the Palestinians until they returned to peace negotiations. Chief negotiator Saeb Erekat accused the US of acting in bad faith and denied that Palestinian ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 8th, 2018

China, US to resume trade talks – minister

BEIJING: China will send a senior negotiator to the United States in late August to resume trade talks, its commerce ministry said Thursday, the first public meeting on the dispute in weeks as the trade conflict intensifies. Beijing and Washington have slapped tariffs on tens of billions of dollars worth of each other’s goods since [...] The post China, US to resume trade talks – minister appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 16th, 2018

China, U.S. to resume trade talks in late August

BEIJING, China – China will send a senior negotiator to the United States in late August to resume trade talks, its commerce ministry said Thursday, August 16, the first public meeting on the dispute in weeks as the trade conflict intensifies. Beijing and Washington have slapped tariffs on tens of ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 16th, 2018

Canada asks for help in Saudi dispute

Ottawa, Canada -- Canada is quietly nudging allies including Germany and Sweden for help with resolving its row with Saudi Arabia, a government source confirmed Thursday.   The senior official, who asked not to be identified due to the sensitivity of the diplomacy, said Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland had spoken with her counterparts in the two European nations. Germany and Sweden previously were targets of Saudi backlashes for calling out the kingdom over human rights abuses.   Freeland sought to understand how they resolved those disputes, and asked for their support, the official said. Ottawa also planned to reach out to regional heavyweight the United Arab...Keep on reading: Canada asks for help in Saudi dispute.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 10th, 2018

Greece, Macedonia to sign deal ending yearslong name dispute

Greece and Macedonia are about to sign a deal that, if ratified, will resolve a decades-old dispute concerning Macedonia's name......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 17th, 2018

‘We have a deal,’ say Greece and Macedonia over name dispute

Greece and Macedonia have reached an historic accord to resolve a dispute over the former Yugoslav republic’s name that has troubled relations between the two neighbors for decades. Source link link: ‘We have a deal,’ say Greece and Macedonia over name dispute.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJun 12th, 2018

Senior N. Korean official chastises S. Korean reporter

      SEOUL, South Korea---Bitter rivals North and South Korea are on talking terms again, but their surprising cordiality still has moments of awkwardness, such when a senior North Korean official scolded a South Korean reporter over a question he didn't like.   In a brief exchange that displayed the fundamental differences between the countries, North Korean official Ri Son Gwon reacted with irritation Friday when a South Korean reporter asked him whether North Korea's grievances against the South had been resolved as he arrived for talks on easing tensions at the border village of Panmunjom.   Ri, chairman of the North Korean agency th...Keep on reading: Senior N. Korean official chastises S. Korean reporter.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 1st, 2018

Top North Korean official lands in US for talks with Pompeo

A senior North Korean official arrived in New York on Wednesday in the highest-level official visit to the United States in 18 years, as President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un sought to salvage prospects for a high-stakes nuclear summit......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 31st, 2018

Top North Korean official lands in US for talks with Pompeo

A senior North Korean official arrived in New York on Wednesday in the highest-level official visit to the United States in 18 years, as President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un sought to salvage prospects for a high-stakes nuclear summit......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 31st, 2018

Top North Korean official lands in US for talks with Pompeo

A senior North Korean official arrived in New York on Wednesday in the highest-level official visit to the United States in 18 years, as President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un sought to salvage prospects for a high-stakes nuclear summit......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 31st, 2018

Most senior North Korean envoy to hold official talks in US in 18 years

A senior North Korean official is headed to New York to discuss an upcoming summit, U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday, the latest indication that an on-again-off-again meeting between Trump and North Korea’s leader may go ahead next month. Source link link: Most senior North Korean envoy to hold official talks in US in 18 years.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsMay 30th, 2018

Spokesman: Duterte orders lifting of labor ban to Kuwait

An official says Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has lifted a ban on the deployment of Filipino workers to Kuwait after talks eased a dispute over the plight of Filipina housemaids in the oil-.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsMay 17th, 2018

South Korean, DPRK Leaders Promise to Meet More Often After Ongoing Summit

Leaders of South Korea and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) promised to meet more often after Friday’s summit, a senior official with South Korea’s Blue House told reporters at noon. South Korean President Moon Jae-in and top DPRK leader Kim Jong Un held formal, closed-door talks for over an hour and a half […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsApr 27th, 2018

Trump says top diplomat Tillerson out, names Pompeo successor

WASHINGTON, DC, USA (UPDATED) – US President Donald Trump on Tuesday, March 13, announced the departure of his top diplomat Rex Tillerson, to be succeeded by the current CIA chief Mike Pompeo. A senior US official said the president wanted to reshuffle his team ahead of talks with North Korea. "Mike Pompeo, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 13th, 2018

EU Commission chief urges Macedonia to resolve name dispute

SKOPJE — European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has urged Macedonia to resolve a long-standing naming dispute with neighboring Greece so the count.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 26th, 2018

US, Japan, India, Australia in talks to establish alternative to China’s Belt and Road Initiative

SYDNEY — Australia, the United States, India and Japan are talking about establishing a joint regional infrastructure scheme as an alternative to China’s multibillion-dollar Belt and Road Initiative in an attempt to counter Beijing’s spreading influence, the Australian Financial Review reported on Monday, citing a senior US official. The unnamed official was quoted as saying […] The post US, Japan, India, Australia in talks to establish alternative to China’s Belt and Road Initiative appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsFeb 19th, 2018

Australia, US, India and Japan in talks to establish Belt and Road alternative: report

Australia, the United States, India and Japan are talking about establishing a joint regional infrastructure scheme as an alternative to China’s multibillion-dollar Belt and Road Initiative in an attempt to counter Beijing’s spreading influence, the Australian Financial Review reported on Monday, citing a senior US official......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsFeb 19th, 2018