Japan PM tells China''s Li international law must be respected - Kyodo

 Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told Chinese Premier Li Keqiang that a rules-based international order must be respected.

Jul 15, 2016, 15:41 PM IST
India calls for quick action against sponsors of terrorism

India calls for quick action against sponsors of terrorism

Vice President Hamid Ansari, at the ongoing Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM), called for international cooperation against terrorism after the deadly Nice truck attack in France

Jul 15, 2016, 11:25 AM IST
Nice attack overshadows Europe-Asia summit

Nice attack overshadows Europe-Asia summit

The Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM), held every two years and which is celebrating its 20th anniversary, is supposed to be a venue for increasing cooperation across the Eurasian region and exploring ways to strengthen the global system of agreements that govern everything from trade to civil aviation.

Jul 15, 2016, 10:50 AM IST

Beijing says should be no South China Sea talk at Asia-Europe summit

The South China Sea is not on the agenda and should not be discussed at a major summit between Asian and European leaders in Mongolia at the end of the week attended by China`s premier, a senior Chinese diplomat said on Monday.

Jul 11, 2016, 10:38 AM IST

Custom agencies in Europe, Asia to crack down on toxic toys: Official

Customs authorities in Asia and Europe have resolved to crack down on international consignments of toxic toys that are harmful to children, a top official of the Indian enforcement agency said on Friday.

Oct 09, 2015, 20:15 PM IST

Italy confirms Putin-Poroshenko meeting in Milan Friday

Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko in Milan on Friday, Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi said Wednesday.

Oct 16, 2014, 01:01 AM IST

India demands collective action to counter global terror

India strongly pitched for increased effectiveness of collective action to counter terrorism with zero tolerance at the ASEM forum.

Nov 13, 2013, 00:05 AM IST

ASEM meet to focus on political dialogue, eco collaboration

35 foreign ministers and representatives from 17 other countries got together for Asia-Europe Foreign Minister`s meet as India hoped deliberations will deal with regional and global issues.

Nov 11, 2013, 15:57 PM IST

Khurshid to discuss ceasefire violations with Sartaj Aziz on ASEM sidelines

Salman Khurshid will be meeting Sartaj Aziz, Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif`s Foreign Affairs Adviser on the sidelines of ASEM meet and discuss ceasefire violations along the Line of Control (LoC).

Nov 10, 2013, 10:08 AM IST

Finance ministers from Asia, Europe to meet tomorrow at ASEM

Finance ministers from Asian and European countries, including India's P Chidambaram, are likely to meet here on Monday to discuss ways to help build a stronger and more dynamic partnership, in the wake of the recent financial and economic crisis.

Oct 14, 2012, 23:24 PM IST

China-Japan row clouds Europe, Asia leaders` event

For the EU, the summits are a chance to tighten its links with Asia.

Oct 04, 2010, 09:07 AM IST

Ansari leaves for Brussels to participate in ASEM

Vice President Ansari will address the summit on the opening day on Oct 4.

Oct 03, 2010, 10:55 AM IST

Chinese Premier to attend ASEM, China-EU summits

China is now the EU`s second largest trading partner behind the US.

Sep 27, 2010, 15:44 PM IST