UNESCO grants order to ArnaldoTamayo Mendez
20/10/2017
The United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) honoured cosmonaut Arnaldo Tamayo Mendez with a order on space sciences.
Japan, India enhance defence and security cooperation
09:14 19/09/2017
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe met his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi at Gandhinagar, Gujarat state, Western India, in the framework of the 12th India - Japan Annual Summit.
President Donald Trump to meet Arab leaders
09:14 19/09/2017
US President Donald Trump will hold a series of meetings with Arab leaders, including of Jordan, Palestine and Egypt, on the sidelines of the 72nd session of the U.N General Assembly meeting in New York, according to the White House.
Norway’s Foreign Minister sworn in as WEF President
16:35 18/09/2017
Norwegian Foreign Minister Borge Bredon has been chosen as the President of the World Economic Forum (WEF).
ASEAN’s 50th founding anniversary marked in US, Spain
15:11 18/09/2017
The embassies of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) member countries in the US and Spain co-hosted celebrations for the grouping’s 50th founding anniversary on September 16th.
IndusInd Bank to provide finance to low income women borrowers in rural India
15:08 18/09/2017
(CPV) - ADB has signed a loan of up to USD200 million with IndusInd Bank to provide finance to low income women borrowers in rural India. The 7-year senior loan will go toward IndusInd Bank’s microfinance activities.
ASEAN reinforces relations with UN, Switzerland
15:00 18/09/2017
Secretary-General of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Le Luong Minh held working sessions at the United Nations Office in Geneva and met with Swiss leaders during a working visit to Switzerland from September 11th-15th.
Donald Trump to visit China in November
11:11 17/09/2017
US President Donald Trump is scheduled to visit China in November during his first official visit to Asia.
US, Philippines to launch joint anti-terrorism drill
16:25 16/09/2017
The US Embassy in Manila, the Philippines, announced on September 15th that the US will launch a joint anti-terrorism drill with the Philippines in the Southeast Asian country and Hawaii within September.
At least 50 dead after Nigerian boat capsizes
16:58 15/09/2017
At least 50 persons are reported killed after a boat capsized in northwestern Nigeria, many probably from the neighboring Republic of Niger, according to officials.