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Vietnam presides over UNSC session on Yemen, Colombia
15/01/2020
Vietnam presided over a United Nations Security Council session on January 13th, during which the organisation adopted a resolution to extend the mandate of the UN Mission to support the Hodeidah Agreement (UNMHA) in Yemen and listened to a report on activities of the UN mission overseeing the peace agreement in Colombia.
Cambodia: Investments poured into construction sector increase
14:34 17/10/2019
Cambodia’s construction attracted a total investment of 6.49 billion USD in the first nine months of 2019, up 34.7 percent from 4.82 billion USD over the same period last year, said the Ministry of Land Management, Urban Planning and Construction (MLMUPC).
Singaporean central bank eases monetary policy
11:16 15/10/2019
Singapore on October 14th decided to ease monetary policy for the first time in more than three years as the national economy has narrowly avoided recession in the third quarter of 2019.
Indonesian President asks for tightened security for state officials
15:55 12/10/2019
Indonesian President Joko Widodo has ordered tighter security for state officials a day after a suspected Islamist militant stabbed Chief Security Minister Wiranto during his trip to Pandeglang city in Banten province on Java Island on October 10th.
WB: Cambodia's economy to moderate to 7 percent this year
15:47 12/10/2019
Cambodia's economy is projected to moderate to 7 percent in 2019 after experiencing a better-than-expected growth rate of 7.5 percent in 2018, the World Bank (WB) said in its new report released on October 10th.
Myanmar facilitates entry of foreign visitors
10:16 07/10/2019
The Myanmar government recently announced new regulations to make it easier for foreign tourists to enter the country.
Philippines, Russia to expand bilateral cooperation
18:16 05/10/2019
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin have agreed to enhance cooperation between the two countries.
Indian media condemn China’s activities in Vietnam’s EEZ
11:01 02/10/2019
The Economic Times of India on September 30 published an article backing Vietnam and opposing China’s illegal activities in Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ).
Indonesia marks one year since devastating twin disasters
15:05 29/09/2019
Indonesia on September 28th marked one year since a devastating earthquake and subsequent tsunami smashed the city of Palu, killing more than 4,000 people.
Pakistan economy continue to stabilize amid strong headwinds
23:42 28/09/2019
(CPV) - Pakistan’s economy in fiscal year (FY) 2019, which ended on June 30th, is showing signs of recovery as the government’s fiscal consolidation and austerity measures to address the structural weaknesses started to take effect.