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Comedian V. Zelensky wins Ukraine Presidency
23/04/2019
Ukrainian comedian Volodymyr Zelensky has won a landslide victory in the country's presidential election.
Singapore continues cabinet reforms
09:48 24/04/2019
Singaporean Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat will become Deputy Prime Minister from May 1st, the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) of Singapore announced on April 23rd.
Thailand, Cambodia reopens railway lines after 45-year hiatus
09:59 23/04/2019
Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha and his Cambodian counterpart Samdech Techo Hun Sen co-presided over the inauguration of a friendship bridge and the reopening of railway lines connecting Aranyaprathet district in Thailand's eastern Sa Kaeo province and Poipet city in Cambodia's Banteay Meanchey province.
Thailand, Myanmar boost cooperation in tourism development
09:59 22/04/2019
Thailand and Myanmar have signed a cooperation deal to promote tourism routes connecting ancient cities of the two countries in preparation for a travel boom expected from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
Thailand: Roadmap to tackle plastic waste approved
09:53 22/04/2019
The Thai Cabinet has approved a roadmap to tackle plastic waste in the years 2018-2030 to reduce the use of plastic and end the use of certain types of plastic because of its increasing harm to the environment.
India-Malaysia relations growing
10:09 19/04/2019
The relations between India and Malaysia will flourish via regular high-level visits and active engagements in such fields as defence, economic, political, cultural and people-to-people exchanges, said India’s High Commissioner to Malaysia Mridul Kumar.
Thailand’s re-election no later than April 28th
10:31 16/04/2019
The Election Commission (EC) of Thailand said that the election re-runs should be organised no later than April 28th, ensuring that they do not clash with the King’s coronation rite from May 4th-6th.
Notre Dame Cathedral catches fire in Paris
09:35 16/04/2019
A huge fire has engulfed Paris’s Notre-Dame, the world-famous, 850-year-old cathedral, damaging much of the structure and causing its iconic spire to fall on April 15th.
2019 Indonesian overseas general election in Hanoi
15:57 15/04/2019
(CPV) - On April 14th 2019, 200 Indonesian citizens in Hanoi and its surrounding areas have exercised their right to vote for the 2019 Indonesian general election at the polling station in the Indonesian Embassy, 50 Ngo Quyen, Hanoi.
ASEAN countries boost trade ties with western Mexican state
12:46 15/04/2019
A business cooperation forum was held in the western state of Jalisco, the second biggest economic centre of Mexico, on April 11th and 12th to foster its multifaceted relations with ASEAN countries, particularly in trade, investment, education and tourism.