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Comedian V. Zelensky wins Ukraine Presidency
Ukrainian comedian Volodymyr Zelensky has won a landslide victory in the country's presidential election.
ADB, UNDP to accelerate progress towards sustainable development in Asia - Pacific
10:28 13/04/2019
(CPV) - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) signed a 5-year memorandum of understanding (MOU) on April 12th 2019 to accelerate progress towards sustainable development in Asia and the Pacific.
Thai economy shows good performance: SCB
10:04 12/04/2019
The Siam Commercial Bank’s (SCB) latest review of the Thai economy reveals a healthy expansion rate despite a decrease in growth due to the global economy, trade war between the United States and China, and uncertainty among private companies on the formation of new government.
21st EU - China summit opens in Brussels
19:29 11/04/2019
The 21st annual summit between the European Union and China took place on April 9th in Brussels.
Singapore tops list of maritime capitals
10:09 11/04/2019
Singapore has continued to dominate the list of the 15 leading maritime capitals and cities of the world in 2019.
ASEAN, China enhance multifaceted cooperation
10:00 11/04/2019
The 20th ASEAN-China Joint Cooperation Committee (ACJCC) Meeting took place in Jakarta, Indonesia on April 9th.
Leaders of Singapore, Malaysia vow to cooperate in solving dispute
10:15 10/04/2019
Singapore and Malaysia's leaders on April 9th vowed to cooperate to solve disputes after tensions between the neighbours over airspace and maritime boundaries.
Papua New Guinea’s economy is set to grow 3.7% in 2019
09:58 10/04/2019
(CPV) - Papua New Guinea’s (PNG) economy is expected to improve despite a major earthquake in 2018 according to a new Asian Development Bank (ADB) report.
RoK hopes to expand relations with ASEAN: Kang
09:34 10/04/2019
Foreign Minister of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Kang Kyung-wha on April 8 requested the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to maintain its support for the country’s summit with the bloc’s member countries slated for November.
ASEAN aims at deepening economic integration
09:30 10/04/2019
Customs cooperation and healthy financial infrastructure remain the top challenges for ASEAN in its efforts to strengthen economic integration and redistribute economic wealth, reported The Nation – an English-language daily newspaper based in Bangkok, Thailand – on April 8th.