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The following is the full text of a message from President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin to participants, organisers and guests of the Russia-Africa Economic Forum.
A Chinese-funded Finnish company working on a Tallinn-Helsinki undersea tunnel project said on Friday it will work with three Chinese companies on the final design and building of the 100 kilometer (60-mile) tunnel, which forms part of Beijing’s Belt and Road initiative.
The outgoing UK Prime Minister Theresa May negotiated a withdrawal agreement with the European Union following months of tough talks, but her own lawmakers have refused to support it on several occasions.
Russia yesterday unveiled details of a military agreement it signed with the regime of former Sudan President Omar Al-Bashir which allow Moscow’s warships to use the country’s ports.
The British Defence Ministry said last month that the multinational war games, dubbed Baltic Protector, underlined the "importance of protecting Europe at a time of increased threat" amid ongoing tensions with Russia.
Together with China Construction Bank International Asset Management (CCBIAM), a subsidiary of China Construction Bank (CCB), Vontobel is the first provider to launch a financial product that enables investors to participate in the development of the Belt and Road Initiative. This cooperation provides access to CCBIAM's in-depth local investment expertise in the Chinese market.
Private businesses in China are interested in involving Russia’s Crimea in the implementation of projects under the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), Beijing’s development & investment project in 152 countries on five continents.
The deterioration in diplomatic relations between Russia and the United States in recent years is perhaps approaching levels not seen since the Soviet Union was at odds with the U.S. during the Cold War.
Canada and the United States have imposed new sanctions on dozens of Russian individuals and entities in response to the Kerch Strait incident.