China proposes building economic corridor with Myanmar
China has proposed building an economic corridor with Myanmar to further enhance the bilateral comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership.
ASEAN-Russia relations discussed in Moscow
15:57 11/11/2017
A seminar in Moscow on November 10 discussed prospects for cooperation between Russia and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the role played by Vietnam in connecting the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) and ASEAN.
TPP advances with new name
15:51 11/11/2017
Trade ministers from 11 member countries of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) have agreed on core elements of the pact, which is from now on called the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP).
6-magnitude earthquake hits Hachijo-jima (Japan)
17:03 10/11/2017
On November 9th, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) reported that an earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter scale struck 165 km ESE (east-southeast) of Hachijo-jima, Japan.
Cambodia celebrate 64th Independence Day
09:55 10/11/2017
Cambodia held a ceremony in Phnom Penh on November 9th to celebrate the 64th anniversary of the country’s independence from France.
Afghanistan government officials trained to improve project financial management
09:52 10/11/2017
(CPV) - ADB conducted a two-day training in Kabul for more than 30 representatives of Afghanistan government and executing agencies implementing ADB projects on project financial management.
US President Donald Trump visits China
17:24 09/11/2017
US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump on November 8th began their officially began official visit to China, the highest-profile stop of his five-nation swing through Asia.
UNICEF: Violent discipline, sexual abuse and homicides stalk millions of children worldwide
15:14 09/11/2017
(CPV) - Staggering numbers of children – some as young as 12 months old – are experiencing violence, often by those entrusted to take care of them, UNICEF said in a new report released on the early November 2017.
6.5-magnitude quake hits Papua New Guinea
20:40 08/11/2017
On November 7th, an earthquake measuring 6.5 on the Richter scale struck Papua New Guinea, but there were no immediate reports of damage.
Gunman in Texas church identified
20:39 08/11/2017
Te identification of the gunman who opened fire at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, a small town in Wilson County, Texas, has been confirmed as Devin Patrick Kelly, 26 years old.