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Indian PM Narendra Modi strongly condemns attack in Jammu and Kashmir
15/02/2019
Indian Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi has strongly condemned the attack on the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel in Pulwama, Jammu and Kashmir, on February 14th.
Malaysia's economy grows 4.7 percent in 2018
10:09 15/02/2019
Malaysia posted a gross domestic product (GDP) growth of 4.7 percent in the fourth quarter (Q4) of last year, leading to an overall economic growth of 4.7 percent in 2018, Bernama news agency reported, citing Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM)’s announcement.
Malaysia sets up council to address economic affairs
15:55 13/02/2019
The Malaysian government has set up the Economic Action Council led by Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad to address economic matters as well as the welfare of the people.
ADB reaffirms commitment to support energy sector development in Afghanistan
23:49 31/01/2019
(CPV) - ADB reaffirmed its commitment to support Afghanistan’s energy development priorities at a ceremony organized by Da Afghanistan Breshna Sherkat (DABS) to recognize the support of ADB and other development partners to the energy sector.
New SOE policy will secure Solomon Islands' legacy as Pacific's leading investment manager
09:46 24/01/2019
(CPV) - Solomon Islands’ new, commercially oriented state-owned enterprise (SOE) policy will help ensure the government’s public investments remain efficient and profitable, says the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
ASEAN senior officials prepare for AMM Retreat
10:16 18/01/2019
The ASEAN Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM ASEAN) took place in Chiang Mai, Thailand, on January 16th-17th.
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.
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.
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.