Czech Republic sets date for presidential election in 2018
The Czech Republic Senate has set the date for the first round of the Czech presidential election, to be held January 12th - 13th next year.
Vietnam attends ASEAN SOM and related meetings in Manila
08:56 05/08/2017
Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung led a Vietnamese delegation to the ASEAN Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM) and related meetings held in Manila, the Philippines on August 3rd-4th.
ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community contributes to ASEAN Community
08:43 05/08/2017
The ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community (ASCC) has played a significant role in building the ASEAN Community, which was born on December 31st, 2015.
Malaysia adopts new mechanism to increase security for SEA Games
08:39 05/08/2017
Malaysia, host of the upcoming Southeast Asian (SEA) Games, has adopted new measure to boost security against terrorism.
ASEAN leader highlights milestones in bloc’s 50-year history
08:33 05/08/2017
ASEAN Secretary General Le Luong Minh highlighted the bloc’s milestones during its 50 years of existence in an interview with Vietnam News Agency.
Iran’s Hassan Rouhani sworn in for second term
21:43 04/08/2017
Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani on August 3rd was sworn in for his second term at a ceremony overseen by Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamanei.
Floods in Thailand leave 23 dead
19:08 04/08/2017
Floods in Thailand’s northern and eastern regions have killed at least 23 people and left two missing.
Japan PM launches new cabinet
19:00 04/08/2017
Japanese Prime Minister (PM) Shinzo Abe has announced his new cabinet.
Taro Kono appointed as Japanese Foreign Minister
16:40 03/08/2017
Former Minister for Administrative Reform Taro Kono has been appointed as Japanese Foreign Minister.
Dengue fever outbreak spreads across Asia
16:37 03/08/2017
Dengue fever outbreaks are occurring across Asia, causing thousands cases of infections.