Bernie Sanders to run in US presidential election
Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders announced on September 19th that he will be running for US President in the 2020 election.
Palestine takes over as Chair of G77 and China
08:56 17/01/2019
Palestine on January 15th assumed the chairmanship of the Group of 77 and China, taking over from Egypt, at the United Nations headquarters in New York.
DPRK’s top official attends international conference in Sweden
08:54 17/01/2019
The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK)’s Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Choe Son Hui on January 15th traveled to Sweden for an international conference.
US prepares for 2nd summit with DPRK
17:53 14/01/2019
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on January 13th said that details are being worked out for the possible second summit between President Donald Trump and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK)’s leader Kim Jong-un.
Bulgaria's Plovdiv launches year as European Capital of Culture
17:51 14/01/2019
Bulgaria’s ancient town of Plovdiv on January 12th officially launched its year as the European Capital Culture under the motto: “We Are All Colours”.
Thailand Tourism Festival 2019 to take place from Jan 23rd - 27th
10:58 14/01/2019
The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) will host Thailand Tourism Festival 2019 from January 23rd to 27th at Lumpini Park, Bangkok.
DPRK to hold legislative elections in March
16:50 11/01/2019
The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) will hold nationwide elections to its Supreme People’s Assembly (SPA) on March 10th, according to the country’s Korean Central News Agency.
Venezuela’s Nicolas Maduro sworn in for 2nd term as President
16:40 11/01/2019
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has been sworn in for his second six-year term.
Romania officially takes over EU rotating chairmanship
16:39 11/01/2019
Romania on January 10th officially took over the rotating chairmanship of the Council of the European Union (EU) from Austria.
Japanese PM Shinzo Abe visits Netherlands, UK
16:45 10/01/2019
Japanese Prime Minister (PM) Shinzo Abe on January 9th left Tokyo for a trip to the Netherlands and Britain to lay the groundwork for the Group of 20 summit that will be held in Japan for the first time.