China is no longer content to copy watches, iPods, phones, trains or even fighter planes. Now the Middle Kingdom is trying to clone an European village: the mountain village of Hallstatt in Austria, World Heritage of UNESCO.
Monday, June 13, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu thanked his Italian counterpart Silvio Berlusconi for Italian opposition to the recognition of a Palestinian state at the UN, during a joint press conference in Rome.
After French Finance Minister Christine Lagarde’s application tour for the top job at the International Monetary Fund (IMF), China didn’t show much support to her campaign.
Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi attended the 10th meeting of foreign ministers of Asian and European and had talks with his counterparts from the European Union and certain Asian countries on several bilateral issues.
The European Parliament has refused Wednesday to a very large majority the European budget freeze in coming years claimed by Great Britain with the support of France and Germany, and requested a 5% increase for the period 2014-2020.
Jorge Semprun has died in Paris on Tuesday, as reported by sources close to the family. He was 87.
Its fate was written: the Titanic II, a small yacht named in memory of the ship which sank in 1912, suffered the same fate during its maiden voyage in an English port, this time without casualties and without struck an iceberg.
French finance minister Christine Lagarde will meet with Chinese economic officials in Beijing this week, as part of her campaign to gain support for candidacy to the head of International Monetary Fund.
The European Commission proposed on Tuesday to release an aid of 150 million euros for Vegetable and Fruit Farmers facing a collapse in sales following the outbreak of EHEC bacteria in EU
President Barack Obama will roll out the red carpet Tuesday for Chancellor Angela Merkel and exalt the links between Washington and Berlin, despite the differences that have emerged recently on the conflict in Libya and economic issues.