At least 107 killed in Indonesia's flash floods, landslides
The death toll from flash floods and landslides in Indonesia’s eastern Papua province has risen to 107 on March 20th, local officials have said.
Pakistan invests USD75 Million to upgrade road in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province
22:44 27/02/2019
(CPV) - ADB and the Government of Pakistan signed a loan agreement for USD75 million on February 26th 2019 to widen and upgrade 42 kilometers (km) of the busy Mardan–Swabi road in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province in Pakistan.
ADB Appoints Ahmed M. Saeed as New Vice-President
22:20 27/02/2019
(CPV) - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has appointed Mr. Ahmed M. Saeed as Vice-President for Operations 2.
Reporters work by night at International Media Center
16:38 27/02/2019
To release the hottest information on the 2nd US - DPRK summit to readers around the world, reporters at the International Media Center (IMC) have not hesitated to continue working well into the night.
Indian scholar expects positive outcomes of DPRK-USA summit
10:55 27/02/2019
Professor Faisal Ahmed from India’s FORE School of Management has voiced his optimism about the second summit between US President Donald Trump and DPRK leader Kim Jong-un which takes place in Hanoi on February 27th-28th.
New coins issued for 2nd US - DPRK summit
21:43 26/02/2019
The White House gift shop has introduced 1,000 coins, each worth USD100, to celebrate the 2nd United States (US) – Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) summit.
Indonesia’s agriculture makes significant contribution to GDP
17:26 26/02/2019
Indonesia’s Agriculture Minister Andi Amran Sulaiman has said that the increase in the export of farm commodities, including mangosteen which climbed up three times, has contributed to the local agricultural sector’s achievements.
UN Secretary General hopes for concrete denuclearisation from summit
17:24 26/02/2019
Secretary General of the United Nations Antonio Guterres on February 25th said he hopes the DPRK-USA Hanoi Summit Vietnam, slated for February 27th and 28th, will reach an agreement on the concrete steps for peace and stability, as well as the complete and verifiable denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula.
RoK pledges to work for resumption of economic cooperation with DPRK
10:19 26/02/2019
President of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Moon Jae-in on February 25th announced that his country will work hard to prepare for the resumption of economic cooperation with the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), stressing the need for the RoK to help the latter escape poverty.
EU – League of Arab States summit opens in Egypt
19:50 25/02/2019
The first-ever EU - League of Arab States (LSA) summit, under the slogan “Investing in Stability”, opened in the Egyptian resort city of Sharm el-Sheikh on February 24th - 25th.