RoK successfully salvages sunken Sewol ferry
27/03/2017
The Republic of Korea's Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries has said that the working crew completed one of the most dedicate processes in the salvage operation of the sunken Sewol ferry.
ALBA summit opens in Venezuela
06:31 09/03/2017
The 14th summit of the Bolivarian Alternative for the Peoples of America (ALBA) has opened in Venezuela's capital city of Caracas.
Ben Carson confirmed as US Secretary of Housing and Urban Development
20:46 06/03/2017
Retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson was confirmed as the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), by a 58-41 Senate vote.
Rick Perry confirmed as US Energy Secretary
20:44 06/03/2017
On March 2nd, the US Senate confirmed former Texas governor Rick Perry as the Secretary of Energy by a vote of 62 to 37.
5.9-magnitude earthquake strikes off Philippine coast
17:58 06/03/2017
On March 5th, an earthquake measuring 5.9 on the Richter scale struck off the southern part of the Philippines, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said.
Bakri Hassan Saleh appointed as Sudanese PM
05:38 03/03/2017
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir has appointed, Bakri Hassan, a top aide, as Prime Minister.
RCEP trade meeting opens in Japan
17:02 02/03/2017
16 countries have gathered for a meeting of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) in Kobe, Japan.
US Senate confirms Ryan Zinke as Interior Secretary
17:01 02/03/2017
The United States Senate has confirmed Rep. Ryan Zinke as Interior Secretary by a 68 to 31 vote.
International new agencies reports Japanese King’s visit to Vietnam
18:58 01/03/2017
Major global news agencies have reported the visit by Japanese King Akihito and Empress Michiko to Vietnam.
Wilbur Ross approved as US Commerce Secretary
18:32 28/02/2017
The US Senate on February 27th vote 72-27 to confirm billionaire Wilbur Ross as Trump's Commerce Secretary.