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Malaysian faces five risks, challenges: PM Najib Razak
Malaysian Prime Minister (PM) Najib Razak has pointed out five risks and challenges facing his country in a message marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan.
15 dead and 118 missing in China landslide
11:37 28/06/2017
Summer rains in China have caused extensive flooding and triggered landslides which have killed at least 15 people and left 118 missing in Sichuan province.
Indian PM Narendra Modi visits US
11:10 28/06/2017
Indian Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi has arrived in Washington, beginning his official visit to the U.S.
Pacific island countries to finance a series of renewable energy projects
10:32 27/06/2017
(CPV) ADB has approved a new Pacific Renewable Energy Investment Facility which will finance a series of renewable energy projects and sector reforms in the smallest 11 Pacific island countries consisting of the Cook Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, Kiribati, Nauru, Palau, the Republic of Marshall Islands, Samoa, the Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, and Vanuatu.
At least six dead after tourist boat sinks in Colombia
16:47 26/06/2017
A boat carrying around 170 tourists has sunk in a reservoir in northwestern Colombia, leaving at least six dead and 28 missing.
Brazilian President Michel Temer visits Russia
18:04 23/06/2017
Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Brazilian counterpart Michel Temer have held talks in Russia.
New Delhi meeting celebrates India-ASEAN Partnership anniversary
10:14 23/06/2017
A meeting celebrating the 25th anniversary of Partnership between India and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) took place in New Delhi, India on June 22nd.
Pakistan implements major structural reforms and efficiency initiatives
10:03 23/06/2017
(CPV) - ADB and Pakistan signed a USD300 million loan on June 22nd 2017 to support Pakistan’s efforts to implement major structural reforms and efficiency initiatives to improve the performance, transparency, and financial sustainability of the country’s federal government-run public sector enterprises (PSEs).
RoK Foreign Minister talks with Japanese counterpart
17:49 22/06/2017
On June 21st, Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida talked with his Republic of Korea (RoK) counterpart, Kang Kyung Wha.
Venezuelan President appoints new Foreign Minister
17:46 22/06/2017
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has appointed Mr. Samuel Moncada as the new Foreign Minister of the country.