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Singapore suspends trade relations with North Korea

Singapore suspends trade relations with North Korea

Singapore has suspended trade relations with North Korea, the latest of Pyongyang's major trade partners to cut commercial ties under toughening UN sanctions over its weapons programme ...

China's Xi says hopes to promote relations with N Korea: KCNA

China's Xi says hopes to promote relations with N Korea: KCNA

Chinese President Xi Jinping replied to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's congratulatory message on China's Communist Party Congress, saying he hopes to promote ties between the two countries ...

Germany vows economic measures against Turkey

Germany vows economic measures against Turkey

Germany on Thursday vowed stinging measures hitting tourism and investment in Turkey and a full "overhaul" of their troubled relations, signalling its patience had snapped after Ankara's arrests of human rights activists.

Qatar, Poland to start new phase in relations

Qatar, Poland to start new phase in relations

Qatar and Poland are set to start a new phase of bilateral co-operation with the official visit of HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani to Poland on Thursday ...

Turkey, EU seek to reset relations after coup, visa row

Turkey, EU seek to reset relations after coup, visa row

The European Union's top diplomats met Saturday with Turkish Europe Minister Omer Celik in an effort to reset the strained relationship between the two sides ...

Vatican says it has high hopes of better ties with China

Vatican says it has high hopes of better ties with China

The Vatican is hopeful it can improve ties with China after decades of tension, the Roman Catholic Church's highest-ranking diplomat said on Saturday ...

Turkish parliament approves Israel deal

Turkish parliament approves Israel deal

The Turkish parliament approved a deal to normalise ties with Israel after a delay caused by last month's attempted coup, state-run media reported Saturday.

Relations with Lanka at historic high: US

Relations with Lanka at historic high: US

The United States yesterday said that its relations with Sri Lanka had reached a historic high ...