APEC Business Advisory Council to meet in Canada
The third meeting of the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC) in 2017 will convene in Toronto, Canada, from July 24th-28th.
ADB invests USD57.7 million to develop renewable energy in ASEAN
18:57 19/07/2017
(CPV) - ADB has subscribed to 123 million shares worth THB1,968 million (USD57.7 million) of an initial public offering of Thailand’s B. Grimm Power Public Company (B. Grimm) to develop renewable energy projects in Southeast Asia.
Australian Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop meets counterpart
17:05 19/07/2017
On July 18th, Australian Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop met her Indian counterpart, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, at Hyderabad House.
Australia establishes Home Affairs Ministry
17:02 19/07/2017
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on July 18th announced the Home Affairs Ministry was established, a new super Ministry to manage national security.
Laos celebrates Vietnam-Laos relationship in grand ceremony
10:06 19/07/2017
The highest leaders of Laos, including Party General Secretary and President Bounnhang Volachith, Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith and National Assembly Chairwoman Pany Yathotou, made their presence at a grand ceremony in Vientiane on July 18th to celebrate the major anniversaries in the Laos-Vietnam relationship.
Cambodian Senate passes amendments to law on political parties
10:01 19/07/2017
The Cambodian Senate passed changes to the Law on Political Parties on July 18th, one week after the National Assembly adopted them.
Indian Presidential election begins
16:45 18/07/2017
The 14th Indian Presidential election began in the Indian capital, New Delhi on July 17th.
Memorial to victims of MH17 unveiled in Netherlands
16:43 18/07/2017
The Netherlands on July 17th unveiled a national monument in memory of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 tragedy.
Legislative election begins in Congo-Brazzaville
16:42 18/07/2017
On July 16th, the first round of legislative and local area elections were held in the Republic of Congo.
Indonesia, Japan cement ties in health sector
10:35 18/07/2017
Indonesia and Japan have agreed to enhance bilateral cooperation in health services and human resource development.