Xi Jinping Takes Inspiration from Classic Text in Call for Greater Harmony between Humans, Nature

BEIJING, May 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — A report from CCTV+: Chinese President Xi Jinping has on many occasions stressed the need for greater efforts to protect the ecological environment, with Xi taking his inspiration from classic works and looking to promote the shift towards a greener, low-carbon lifestyle to ensure harmony between humans and nature. Xi quoted from the ancient Chinese classical text ‘Zi Zhi Tong Jian’, or ‘Comprehensive Mirror…

CGTN: How does Xi Jinping express gratitude and love to his mother?

BEIJING, May 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — As International Mother’s Day, an important occasion that falls on the second Sunday of May every year, will be celebrated on May 9 this year, the media started reporting moving stories about mothers and children. Among the stories, Xi Jinping’s stands out as he is not only a son but also the president of China. How does the president express gratitude and love to…

Sudan complets second IMF review ahead towards debt relief

May 7, 2021 (KHARTOUM) - The Sudanese government and an IMF team reached a staff-level agreement on the completion of the second review under the current Staff-Monitored Program (SMP). On 8 March, the IMF approved the first review of a 12-month SMP, which supports reforms by the Sudanese government to stabilize the economy, enhance social protection, boost the private sector, and strengthening governance. Endorsed by the IMF in September 2020,…

U.S. envoy in Khartoum for talks on GERD, Ethiopia

May 7, 2021 (KHARTOUM) - U.S. Special Envoy for the Horn of Africa Jeffrey Feltman arrived in Khartoum on Friday for talks with Sudanese officials over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam. Feltman before arriving in the Sudanese capital was in Cairo where discussed the GERD with Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation Mohamed Abdel Aty. His regional tour from May 4 to May 13…

UNAMID hands over its headquarters in Central Darfur

May 7, 2021 (KHARTOUM) - The former hybrid peacekeeping operation in western Sudan handed over its headquarters in the capital of Central Darfur state. The United Nations – African Union Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) completed its mandate on 31 December 2020. Initially, the closure of the UNAMID team sites was planned to end by 16 June, but it was decided to accelerate the drawdown before the start of the wet…

‫ CGTN: خذ بقدر واستخدم بحذر

بكين, 8 مايو / أيار 2021 /PRNewswire/ –كلمات شي جين بينغ، الرئيس الصيني:إن عملية التصنيع، مع توليد ثروة مادية غير مسبوقة، تسببت في أضرار جسيمة للطبيعة الأم. تعتبر الموارد مثل الأرض والمياه والطاقة محدودة. على سبيل المثال، سينفد الوقود الأحفوري في مئات السنين على أبعد تقدير، إذا واصلنا استهلاكه بالمعدل الحالي، فكيف نتعامل مع هذه التحديات؟ طرح الصينيون سؤالا مماثلا قبل ألف عام عندما احتاج إمبراطور أسرة تانغ الإمبراطورية في…