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Brazil announces plans to drop WTO sugar case against China

“Brazil and China have reached an understanding regarding the consultations made at the World Trade Organisation (WTO) on sugar,” Brazil’s Foreign Affairs and Agriculture ministries said in a statement, on Tuesday. READ MORE:Brazil’s Vice President’s Visit To China Brazil opened a case last year, questioning China’s anti-dumping tariffs on sugar. The Brazilian government sought the […]

India launches new satellite to observe Earth

The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) launched a new satellite yesterday –  Radar Imaging Satellite-2B (RISAT-2B) satellite took off from the Satish Dhawan Space Center in Sriharikota and will be the third satellite to join India’s RISAT satellites already in space. The RISAT satellites will observe earth and India’s weather patterns, a first of its […]

NDB President And Vice-President Of Brazil Meet In Shanghai, Discuss Bank’s Strategy And Operations In Brazil

Strengthening the New Development Bank’s strategy and its operations in Brazil was the main focus of discussion between Mr. K.V. Kamath, the NDB President and Gen. Hamilton Mourão, the Vice-President of Brazil during their meeting on 20 May 2019. The meeting was held at the Bank’s office in Shanghai, during the official visit of the […]

Mayor Ying meets Brazil vice president

Shanghai Mayor Ying Yong met Brazilian Vice President Antonio Hamilton Martins Mourao and his delegation in Shanghai yesterday. READ MORE: Brazil’s Vice President’s Visit To China Enterprises from Brazil and Shanghai should deepen cooperation and expand investment to achieve a win-win situation, Ying said, while welcoming more enterprises from Brazil to participate in the 2nd China […]

Deputy Minister Landers to lead the South African delegation to the 109th Session of the African Caribbean and Pacific (ACP)

The Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Mr Luwellyn Landers, will lead the South African delegation to the 109th Session of the African Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Council of Ministers and the 44th Session of the ACP-European Union Council of Ministers, scheduled to take place from 21–24 May 2019 in Brussels, Belgium. One of […]