Tropical storm Talim batters Japan, thousands evacuate
Hundreds of thousands were evacuated from Kagoshima prefecture as tropical storm Talim made landfall in Japan.
Russia: Retirement home fire in Siberia kills 3 people
16:40 29/08/2017
At least three people were killed in a fire at a retirement home in the city of Krasnoyarsk, Siberia, Russia.
Vietnam among observers monitoring Angolan General Election Day
16:37 29/08/2017
Angolans voters took part in the General Election Day to elect 220 members of the National Assembly and President for the 2017 - 2020 term.
China appoints PLA Chief of Staff
09:14 29/08/2017
China has appointed General Li Zuocheng, 63, as the new Chief of Staff of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA), according to Defence Ministry.
Hurricane Harvey hits US
16:43 28/08/2017
Hurricane Harvey hit the US State of Texas with torrential rain and heavy winds, killing at least two persons.
Buckingham Palace attacker suspected with Islam element
12:51 27/08/2017
British Police on August 26th said a man was arrested under the Terrorism Act after deliberately driving at police outside Queen Elizabeth II's Buckingham Palace residence in London.
APEC discusses development of Asia-Pacific Free Trade Area
11:19 27/08/2017
The development of the Free Trade Area of the Asia-Pacific (FTAAP) and cooperation in trade facilitation between the Pacific Alliance (PA) and APEC member economies were the main focus of a workshop in Ho Chi Minh City on August 26th.
Autumn Melodies Arts Festival in Ho Chi Minh city
19:06 25/08/2017
The 11th Autumn Melodies Art Festival is taking place in Ho Chi Minh city from August 19th – 27th.
"Eurasian Week" forum opens in Astana
19:04 25/08/2017
The "Eurasian Week" annual international exhibition forum, organized by the member countries of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) and the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC), has opened in the capital of Kazakhstan on August 24th.
US Defence Secretary James Mattis visits Ukraine
17:02 24/08/2017
US Defence Secretary James Mattis on August 23rd began a visit to Kiev, capital of Ukraine, following the trip by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in July.