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Brazil President-elect completes cabinet
12/12/2018
Brazil President-elect Jair Bolsonaro on December 9th appointed rightist lawyer Ricardo Salles as Environment Minister, completing his 22-member cabinet.
Donald Trump calls newly-elected President Jair Bolsonaro
15:53 31/10/2018
The White House on October 29th said President Donald Trump called Brazil’s newly-elected President immediately after his victory last Sunday night.
Czech Republic celebrates centennial of Czechoslovakia’s Independence
17:20 30/10/2018
The Czech Republic has marked the 100th anniversary of Czechoslovakia’s Independence from the Austro-Hungarian Empire with the biggest military parade in its post-communist history.
Regional cooperation can help Asia tackle rising cross-border challenges
10:26 24/10/2018
(CPV) - Regional cooperation is increasingly necessary to tackle a rising number of cross-border challenges in Asia and the Pacific, including infrastructure gaps, trade connectivity, financial contagion, and climate and disaster-resilience, according to a new report from ADB.
Czech President appoints Tomas Petricek as new Foreign Minister
17:15 18/10/2018
President of the Czech Republic Milos Zeman on October 16th appointed Mr. Tomas Petricek as the new Foreign Minister.
Tokyo named world’s best big city
17:02 12/10/2018
More than 420,000 readers of the United States (US) travel magazine Conde Nast Traveler have chosen Tokyo as the world’s best big city outside the US for the third year in a row.
2018 Nobel Prizes winners
16:32 11/10/2018
In 2018, American scientists have again ruled the Nobel Prizes. Following are the winners of the Prizes at the beginning of October.
US, DPRK agree to hold 2nd summit
16:19 08/10/2018
The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the US have agreed to hold the second summit “as soon as possible”, according to a statement by Republic of Korea (RoK)’s presidential office.
Iraq elects new President and Prime Minister
08:35 05/10/2018
Iraq’s Parliament on October 2nd elected veteran politician Barham Salih as the new President of the country.
World leaders unite under new initiative to provide quality education and training for young people
17:02 26/09/2018
(CPV) - World leaders will launch a new partnership to get every young person into quality education, training or employment by 2030, next week at the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly. Generation Unlimited will tackle the global education and training crisis currently holding back millions of young people and threatening progress and stability.