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Russian President to announce message to the Federal Assembly on March 1st
23/02/2018
On February 21st, Press Secretary of the President of Russia, Dmitry Peskov confirmed that President Vladimir Putin would announce the message to the Federal Assembly on March 1st.
Libya car bombing leaves 22 dead
18:46 25/01/2018
A double car bombing has left at least 22 people dead and 20 wounded in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi on January 23rd.
US Secretary of State visits Europe
21:52 24/01/2018
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is travelling to the United Kingdom (UK), France, Poland and Switzerland from January 21st - 27th for talks on global security and economic issues.
ADB to support Bangladesh on implementing SDGs
16:39 24/01/2018
(CPV) - Together with the Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and representatives of development partners, ADB Vice-President Wencai Zhang attended the Bangladesh Development Forum (BDF) in Dhaka at the middle of January 2018. As a keynote speaker of the opening session, he reaffirmed ADB’s commitment to supporting Bangladesh in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and assisting the countr
Richest 1% bagged 82% of wealth created last year - poorest half of humanity got nothing, says Oxfam
10:20 23/01/2018
(CPV) - Eighty two percent of the wealth generated last year went to the richest one percent of the global population, while the 3.7 billion people who make up the poorest half of the world saw no increase in their wealth, according to a new Oxfam report released on January 22nd 2018.
US Vice President Mike Pence visits Israel
20:09 22/01/2018
US Vice President Mike Pence on January 21st arrived in Israel for his three-day visit.
Bus fire in Kazakhstan kills 52 people
17:37 19/01/2018
The Kazakh Interior Ministry on January 18th announced a bus caught fire in a remote part of Kazakhstan, killing 52 citizens of neighbouring Uzbekistan.
Australia, Japan pledge to sign CPTPP by March
10:19 19/01/2018
The prime ministers of Australia and Japan committed to having the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) signed by March.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on strong nations’ relationship
18:08 18/01/2018
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on January 16th said the relationship between the United States, China and Russia is "vitally important".
Egypt reshuffles government, appoints four new ministers
17:48 16/01/2018
Egypt on January 14th reshuffled its government and appointed four new ministers.