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Filipino President Duterte to visit Japan
20/04/2017
Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte will pay a visit to Japan in early June to attend an economic forum among Asian leaders.
Singapore remains a top FDI destination globally
14:33 16/02/2017
Singapore was still listed among the top five recipients of foreign direct investment (FDI) in 2016 despite a decline in FDI attraction in the year.
Steven Mnuchin confirmed as US Secretary of Treasury
18:21 14/02/2017
US Senate has confirmed former Goldman Sachs banker and Hollywood financier Steven Mnuchin as the 77th Secretary of Treasury.
World Government Summit 2017 opens
18:41 13/02/2017
The 5th annual World Government Summit (WGS) 2017 officially kicked off in Dubai in the UAE on February 12th.
Frank-Walter Steinmeier elected President of Germany
16:36 13/02/2017
Germany's Parliamentary Assembly has elected Frank-Walter Steinmeier, a Social Democrat, as the country's president.
Pakistan formulates National Transport Policy
10:54 13/02/2017
(CPV) - The Government of Pakistan kicked-off a 2-year project on February 7th to formulate the National Transport Policy. The comprehensive national transport policy and master plan will help cut travel time and boost the country’s economic outlook, while positioning it as a regional trade and business hub.
Paris to build 2.5-meter glass wall around Eiffel Tower
17:06 10/02/2017
The Paris municipality has announced a 2.5-meter glass wall will be built around the French capital’s iconic Eiffel Tower.
26th Havana International Book Fair opens
16:57 10/02/2017
On February 9th, the 26th International Book Fair, the largest literary event in Cuba has opened in Havana.
Singapore outlines seven strategies for economic development
11:21 10/02/2017
Singapore's Committee on the Future Economy (CFE) on February 9th outlined seven strategies for the country’s economic development to submit to Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong.
Shinzo Abe to visit U.S for summit with President Donald Trump
18:00 09/02/2017
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is scheduled to visit the United States from February 9th to hold a summit with President Donald Trump in Washington.