Indian President leaves for Greece, Suriname, Cuba visit
19/06/2018
Indian President Ram Nath Kovind and his spouse Savita Kovind have begun an official three-day visit to Greece, Suriname and Cuba.
DPRK’s Foreign Minister meets Russian counterpart
16:02 02/06/2018
The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK)’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Ri Yong-ho and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov on May 31st held a meeting at the headquarter of the Supreme People’s Assembly in Pyongyang.
ADB to contribute to doubling farming incomes in India's Madhya Pradesh
23:16 31/05/2018
(CPV) - ADB's Board of Directors has approved a USD375 million loan for a project that will contribute to doubling farming incomes in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh by expanding irrigation networks and system efficiency.
Thunderstorms kill 47 people in India
17:35 31/05/2018
Storms and lightning across a swathe of northern India have killed at least 47 people.
US, DPRK hold meeting in preparation for Summit
17:34 31/05/2018
Officials of the US and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) on May 29th met in Singapore to prepare for the upcoming Summit between US President Donald Trump and DPRK’s leader Kim Jong-un on June 12th.
IFIs reaffirm commitment to coordinate results management
23:07 30/05/2018
(CPV) - Results management and independent evaluation must work hand in hand for international financial institutions (IFIs) to improve their performance and deliver significant development results on the ground, according to participants at a high-level meeting held today at ADB headquarters.
Japanese newspaper highlights President Tran Dai Quang’s visit
10:41 30/05/2018
The Japanese press has highlighted the official State visit by President Tran Dai Quang and his spouse to Japan on the occasion of the 45th anniversary of bilateral diplomatic ties.
Thailand expects to open Bangkok's new railway station in 2020
10:22 29/05/2018
The State Railway of Thailand (SRT) has said that the Bang Sue Grand Station of Bangkok, the largest of its kind in Southeast Asia, is expected to open to public in the third quarter of 2020.
Russian President to open Direct Line on June 7th
10:08 29/05/2018
Russian President Vladimir Putin will conduct the annual special Direct Line on June 7th, the Kremlin said on May 27th.
US - DPRK Summit back on track
09:59 29/05/2018
The Republic of Korea (RoK)’s President Moon Jae-in on May 27th said the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK)’s leader Kim Jong-un reiterated his commitment to the “denuclearization of the Korean peninsula” and to a meeting with US President Donald Trump on June 12th.