China proposes building economic corridor with Myanmar
21/11/2017
China has proposed building an economic corridor with Myanmar to further enhance the bilateral comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership.
US President highly praises visits to Asia
21:56 16/11/2017
On November 15th, US President held a joint press conference in the White House, declaring his 12-day Asia tour as a “tremendous success”, claiming that “America is back” as a global leader.
RoK President Moon Jae-in meets Singapore PM Lee Hsien Loong
18:48 16/11/2017
The Republic of Korea (RoK)’s President Moon Jae-in on November 14th had a talk with Singapore Prime Minister (PM) Lee Hsien Loong in the Philippines on the sideline of the 31st ASEAN Summit.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson visits Myanmar
18:47 16/11/2017
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson briefly visited Myanmar o n November 15th to push for an end to the violence that has plagued the country's Rakhine state.
US Secretary of State visits Myanmar, seeking to ease Rohingya crisis
10:09 16/11/2017
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson arrived in Nay Pi Taw on November 15th, beginning his visit to Myanmar – the final leg of his Asia tour.
ASEAN Port Association meets in Ba Ria-Vung Tau
10:05 16/11/2017
The 43rd Conference of the ASEAN Port Association (APA) opened in Vung Tau city, the southern coastal province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau, drawing representatives of the ASEAN member countries, excepting for land-locked Laos.
Without Regional Collaboration, Southeast Asia Will Struggle in the Fourth Industrial Revolution
09:54 16/11/2017
(CPV) - To successfully deal with the profound challenges of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) need to improve their collaboration. This is the conclusion of a new joint report launched on November 14th 2017 by ADB and the World Economic Forum.
Japan, China pledge to promote bilateral ties
16:33 15/11/2017
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on November 13th met in Manila (the Philippines), saying they share a desire to further improve bilateral relations.
US President nominates Health and Human Services Secretary
16:31 15/11/2017
US President Donald Trump on November 13th nominated former pharmaceutical executive Alex Azar as Secretary of the US Health and Human Services Department (HHS).
At least five die in California shootings
16:30 15/11/2017
At least five people were killed, including the gunman, after a shooting in Northern California’s Tehama County.