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Terry Branstad confirmed as U.S. ambassador to China
23/05/2017
The U.S. Senate has confirmed Gov.Terry Branstad as the U.S. ambassador to China.
French President Macron begins official foreign visit to Germany
06:08 17/05/2017
French President Emmanuel Macron chose Germany to visit for his first official foreign visit.
Emmanuel Macron sworn in as French President
16:38 15/05/2017
On May 15th, Mr. Emmanuel Macron was sworn in as French President.
Moon Jae-in sworn in as RoK’s President
17:36 11/05/2017
On May 10th, the Republic of Korea (RoK) liberal politician Moon Jae-in was sworn in as the country's 19th President.
Ricky Waddell named White House deputy national security adviser
17:34 11/05/2017
On May 10th, Army Reserve Major General Ricky Waddell has been named deputy national security adviser.
Phnom Penh bans election campaigning marches in major streets
16:10 06/05/2017
All political parties of Cambodia are prohibited from marching in most of major and important streets in Phnom Penh to campaign for the upcoming commune council elections slated for June 4th.
JICA promotes universal health coverage in a rapidly aging Asia-Pacific
09:30 05/05/2017
(CPV) - ADB and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on May 4th 2017 to establish a strategic partnership to strengthen health security and promote universal health coverage (UHC) in a rapidly aging Asia and the Pacific.
ASEAN - US Foreign Ministers Meeting to open
06:40 04/05/2017
The ASEAN - US Foreign Ministers Meeting will take place in Washington DC on May 4th.
One H7N9 death reported in China
06:39 04/05/2017
A woman died of H7N9 bird flu infection in central China’s Hubei province, according to Xinhua.
Ukraine and Belarus pledge to bolster friendly ties
09:09 03/05/2017
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and his Belarusian counterpart Alexander Lukashenko have pledged to promote friendly ties between the two countries at a meeting.