Thailand, Laos agree on border security
Thailand and Laos have agreed to strengthen cooperation on drug prevention and suppression to promote peace and cooperation in the border regions of the two countries.
World’s longest dragon boat record in Cambodia
16:15 13/11/2018
Cambodia on November 12th set a fourth Guinness Record for the longest dragon boat, which measures on 87.3-meter-long and 1.94-meter-wide.
Myanmar earns almost USD436 million from rice exports
17:54 12/11/2018
Myanmar earned nearly USD436 million from exporting rice and broken rice from April 1st to October 26th this year, according to the Myanmar Rice Federation (MRF).
Paris Peace Forum opens
16:38 12/11/2018
The first ever edition of the Paris Peace Forum labelled “a global forum for governance projects,” opened on November 11th at the La Grande Halle de La Villette in Paris.
Cambodia marks 65th Independence Day with grand meeting
09:15 10/11/2018
Cambodia marked its 65th Independence Day with a grand meeting held in Phnom Penh capital city on November 9th (1953-2018).
11th AU Extraordinary Summit to open in Ethiopia
16:27 09/11/2018
The Ethiopian Foreign Ministry on November 8th announced that over 40 African leaders are expected to attend the 11th African Union (AU) Extraordinary Summit, which will take place from November 17th - 18th at the headquarters in Addis Ababa.
Private sector’s role in global trade highlighted
14:53 08/11/2018
Nearly 400 representatives of Governments and businesses, and experts at the New Economy Forum in Singapore on November 6th-7th agreed on the need to promote the private economic sector in order to increase the firm connectivity of the global trade.
Bangladesh improves rural road network for 51.5 million people
11:53 08/11/2018
(CPV) - The Board of Directors of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a finance package totaling more than USD200 million to improve the rural road network for 51.5 million people in Bangladesh.
Internet-based technologies revitalize rural markets in China
11:29 08/11/2018
(CPV) - Internet-based technologies, notably e-commerce, have revitalized rural markets in the People’s Republic of China (PRC) by improving the quality of agricultural produce and in connecting small farmers with big markets, which has helped reduce poverty in the countryside, according to a new ADB publication launched on November 6th 2018.
UN Command and two Koreas hold talks to disarm JSA in border area
16:45 07/11/2018
The Republic of Korea (RoK), the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the United Nations Command on October 6th held follow-up talks on disarming the Joint Security Area (JSA) in the inter-Korean border areas.