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RoK enjoys trade surplus for 64 consecutive months
The Republic of Korea had enjoyed trade surplus for a 64-month streak in May spurred by strong exports on the global demand upturn, the country’s Customs Service announced on June 15th.
Leo Varadkar becomes Ireland’s new PM
16:35 15/06/2017
Mr. Leo Varadkar, 38, was chosen as the Irish Prime Minister (PM) by vote of parliament on June 14th
Kyrgyzstan’s Parliament sets Presidential election for October
16:30 15/06/2017
The Parliament of Kyrgyzstan has adopted a resolution to set the Presidential Election Day on October 15th.
Landslide leaves at least 90 dead in Bangladesh
08:14 15/06/2017
Heavy monsoon rain has triggered landslides in southeast Bangladesh, leaving at least 90 people dead.
Huge blaze breaks out in 27-storey London tower
08:13 15/06/2017
Dozens were injured and others trapped in a blaze at a 27-storey tower on Latimer Road, near Notting Hill, London.
Indian PM Narendra Modi to visit US
16:49 13/06/2017
Indian Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi will visit the US from June 25th - 26th at the invitation of President Donald Trump.
French FM Jean-Yves Le Drian to visit Algeria
16:47 13/06/2017
French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian is paying a two-day visit to Algeria from June 12th, the Algerian Foreign Ministry said in a statement.
Experts: RoK finds it hard to achieve 3 percent growth
10:27 13/06/2017
The Republic of Korea is expected to face difficulties in achieving an annual economic growth of 3 percent this year, experts have said.
Sri Lanka grants USD2 million for flood and landslide relief
10:23 13/06/2017
(CPV) - ADB approved a USD2 million grant to finance relief efforts in the country following the recent floods and landslides that claimed the lives of over 200 people and damaged the homes and livelihoods of hundreds of thousands more.
Macron wins landslide in French legislative elections
16:36 12/06/2017
President Emmanuel Macron's La Republique En Marche (LREM)'s political movement won a majority with 32.32% of the vote in the first round of legislative elections, results show on June 12th.