Czech President appoints Tomas Petricek as new Foreign Minister
18/10/2018
President of the Czech Republic Milos Zeman on October 16th appointed Mr. Tomas Petricek as the new Foreign Minister.
Vietnam and seven ASEAN countries among world’s outperforming emerging economies
17:39 21/09/2018
Vietnam, along with Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar, are among the 18 outperforming emerging economies, the McKinsey Global Institute (MGI) showed on September 14th.
Ferry capsizes in Tanzania’s Lake Victoria, at least 40 dead
17:37 21/09/2018
Tanzania’s authority on September 21st announced at least 40 people died after a ferry carrying hundreds of people capsized in the south of Lake Victoria, Africa’s largest lake.
UN Secretary-General applauds 3rd Inter-Korean Summit
17:36 21/09/2018
United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has applauded the results of the 3rd Inter-Korean summit between Republic of Korea (RoK) President Moon Jae-in and Democratic People’s Republic of Korea’s (DPRK) Kim Jong-un, and called for concrete action to follow up on the DPRK’s commitment to close a missile test site.
Vietnamese goods praised at int’l trade fair in Mozambique and Madagascar
17:34 21/09/2018
The Vietnamese Embassy in Mozambique in coordination with the Vietnamese Honorary Consulate and businesses in the host countries actively promoted Vietnamese products at international trade fairs in Mozambique and Madagascar.
DPRK leader Kim Jong-un and RoK counterpart begin talks
22:39 19/09/2018
Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) leader Kim Jong-un and Republic of Korea (RoK) President Moon Jae-in have begun their first session in the framework of the 3rd inter-Korean summit.
Ethiopia and Eritrea sign Peace Accord
16:13 18/09/2018
Ethiopia and Eritrea have signed a Peace Accord at a summit in Saudi Arabia to end more than 20 years of war between the two countries.
DPRK appoints Kim Song as new ambassador to United Nations
16:00 18/09/2018
The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) has appointed Mr. Kim Song as the new ambassador to the United Nations (UN), a position that has been vacant for more than a month.
RoK President Moon Jae-in visits DPRK
15:59 18/09/2018
The Republic of Korea (RoK) President Moon Jae-in and his spouse Kim Jung-sook on September 18th flew to Pyongyang, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), for his third meeting with leader Kim Jong-un.
Lao PDR enhances economic connectivity in Paksan and Thakhek
10:19 18/09/2018
(CPV) - ADB's Board of Directors has approved a USD48 million grant to help improve urban environmental services and enhance economic connectivity in Paksan and Thakhek, two of the least developed towns along the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) Central Corridor in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (Lao PDR).