Kim Jong Un said his country needs to deliver a “telling blow” to sanction-imposing countries by upping its efforts to create a self-supporting national economy.
Snr-Gen Min Aung Hlaing’s visit comes two weeks before State Counselor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi is due to meet Chinese President Xi Jinping during the second Belt and Road forum.
Diplomats in Brussels have said that tensions over trade, investments and minority rights mean China and the EU may fail to agree a joint declaration at the April 9 summit.
U.S. officials and a number of international leaders got involved in defusing the rising tensions between Pakistan and India last month.
Similar campaigns in the past have proved ineffectual.
During his recent visit to Myanmar, Czech Republic Deputy Foreign Minister Martin Tlapa spoke with The Irrawaddy about the countries’ shared past experiences and future support.
Bangladesh officials said the matter had to be taken up by the foreign ministries of both countries before the return of the soldier could be arranged.
The lawsuit alleges CFO Meng Wanzhou was detained, searched and interrogated for three hours and her right to privacy was violated on several occasions.
Despite relief that a bad deal was avoided, concerns remain on what the summit's collapse will mean for future nuclear diplomacy with North Korea.
On Thursday, the two leaders will hold more meetings and a joint agreement-signing ceremony, though what the agreement involves remains unknown.
Pakistan said it would respond at a time and place of its choice, highlighting the escalation in hostile rhetoric from both two sides since a suicide bombing in Kashmir this month.
The minister’s comments underline New Delhi's anger over an attack by a Pakistan-based militant group last week in the disputed region of Kashmir which killed 40.
Sources say Saudi Aramco, the world's top oil exporter, will sign a pact to build a refinery and petrochemical project in Liaoning Province in a joint venture with China's Norinco.
The US Justice Department charged Huawei and its CFO Meng Wanzhou with conspiring to violate US sanctions on Iran by doing business with Tehran through a subsidiary.
The Chinese-born Australian writer has been known to criticize what he describes as Chinese interference in Australia.