Donald Trump visits Belgium
On May 24th, US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump arrived in Brussels, Belgium, beginning their official visit.
ASEAN+3 agrees to boost finance, trade cooperation
09:54 07/05/2017
Finance leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and Japan, China and the Republic of Korea agreed to enhance regional finance cooperation and support multilateral trade and investment systems.
Japan supports infrastructure development in Asia
09:54 07/05/2017
The Government of Japan has decided to provide JYP4.5 billion (USD40 million) for the Asian Development Bank to improve regional infrastructure.
MRC member states discuss Laos’ Pak Beng hydropower plant
16:23 06/05/2017
The second Regional Stakeholder Forum on the Pak Beng Hydropower Plant opened in Vientiane, Laos, on May 5th.
Phnom Penh bans election campaigning marches in major streets
16:10 06/05/2017
All political parties of Cambodia are prohibited from marching in most of major and important streets in Phnom Penh to campaign for the upcoming commune council elections slated for June 4th.
Discovering beauty of US national parks
16:31 05/05/2017
The US owns a number of wonders of nature in which are national parks attracting 300 hundreds of tourists every year.
Angerians vote for new parliament
16:30 05/05/2017
Angerian voters on May 4th were registered to elect new members of the parliament's lower house for a five-year term.
ASEAN - US Foreign Ministers Meeting opens
11:23 05/05/2017
On May 4th, the ASEAN - US Foreign Ministers Meeting opens in Washington DC.
Iran coal mine explosion kills 35
11:02 05/05/2017
On April 4th, an explosion in a coal mine in the northern Iranian province of Golestan killed at least 35 workers and injured scores.
JICA promotes universal health coverage in a rapidly aging Asia-Pacific
09:30 05/05/2017
(CPV) - ADB and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on May 4th 2017 to establish a strategic partnership to strengthen health security and promote universal health coverage (UHC) in a rapidly aging Asia and the Pacific.