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New impact programs at heart of largest-ever proposed work program
(CPV) - The GEF's 56th Council meeting, hosted at the World Bank’s headquarters from June 11th to 13th, perhaps more than any of its predecessors, directly addresses the scientific consensus that the natural world, and the Earth's systems, are under serious attack.
Seoul week marks ASEAN-RoK dialogue
14:38 15/06/2019
An ASEAN week to celebrate the 30th anniversary of establishing dialogue between ASEAN and the Republic of Korea (RoK) kicked off in Seoul on June 14th.
MDB supports USD43.1 billion to developing countries and emerging economies in 2018
11:19 14/06/2019
(CPV) - Climate financing by the world’s largest multilateral development banks (MDBs) in developing countries and emerging economies rose to an all-time high of USD43.1 billion in 2018, boosting projects that help developing countries cut emissions and address climate risks.
News Agencies World Congress opens in Bulgaria
10:44 14/06/2019
The sixth News Agencies World Congress (NAWC) opened in the Bulgarian capital city of Sofia on June 13th, bringing together more than 200 delegates from nearly 100 countries and territories around the world.
Thailand ready for 37th SOM on Energy
10:55 13/06/2019
Thailand is ready to host the 37th Senior Officials Meeting on Energy (SOME) to push for concrete regional energy cooperation.
Thailand moves to control mosquito-borne Chikungunya disease
10:53 11/06/2019
The Thai Department of Disease Control (DDC) has sent a medical team to Suan Phung district in Ratchaburi province after reports of Chikyngunya virus infection of 14 visiting students and teachers from Singapore.
Thailand’s new government likely to be set up on June 13th
10:09 10/06/2019
The Nation paper cited sources within the Phalang Pracharat Party as saying that the new government of Thailand will likely be established on June 13th.
Meridian diplomacy forum talks Mekong-US cooperation
17:00 08/06/2019
Cooperation between Mekong and the US was the theme of the annual diplomacy forum held by the Meridian International Centre in Washington DC on June 6th.
Cambodian foreign ministry criticises Singaporean PM’s remarks
09:34 08/06/2019
Cambodian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation said on June 6th that Singaporean leader’s comment on “Vietnam’s invasion of Cambodia” is against the revival of the Cambodian people.
Chinese visitors to Cambodia up 37 percent in four months
14:23 07/06/2019
Some 887,039 Chinese tourists came to Cambodia in the first four months of 2019, up 37 percent from the same period last year, Xinhua news agency reported, citing a report announced on June 6 by the Cambodian tourist ministry.