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Mario Abdo Benitez sworn in as Paraguay’s President
Mario Abdo Benitez has been sworn in as the new president of Paraguay after defeating his liberal rival, Efrain Alegre in April elections.
Indian PM to meet Russian President Putin
16:48 21/05/2018
Indian Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi will hold an informal summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Sochi on May 21st.
ASEAN condemns terrorist attacks in Indonesia
11:19 19/05/2018
The ASEAN foreign ministers on May 18th released a statement condemning recent terrorist attacks in Indonesia, according to the ASEAN Secretariat.
Vice-President Wencai Zhang: ADB hopes to strengthen the partnership further with Kazakhstan
22:21 18/05/2018
(CPV) - ADB Vice-President Mr. Wencai Zhang reaffirmed ADB’s strong development partnership with Kazakhstan during his 3-day visit to the country which concluded today. Mr. Zhang held meetings with Kazakhstan Prime Minister Mr. Bakytzhan Sagintayev and other senior government officials to discuss Kazakh and global economic prospects as well as the new Central Asian trade agenda at the 11th Astana
Singapore’s exports increase after three-month drop
09:56 18/05/2018
The Enterprise Singapore announced on May 17th that the country’s non-oil domestic exports (NODX) increased in April after three consecutive months of declining, thanks to the higher increase in non-electronic exports over the decrease in electronic exports.
Gina Haspel approved as CIA Director
16:48 17/05/2018
The US Senate Intelligence Committee has approved Ms. Gina Haspel as President Donald Trump’s Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Director.
DPRK’s diplomats to attend RoK’s forum in Kazakhstan
16:47 17/05/2018
The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK)’s will send two of its diplomats to attend an international forum hosted by the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s Unification Ministry in Almaty city in Kazakhstan on May 18th.
ADB helps Pakistan to tap private sector resources
22:36 15/05/2018
(CPV) - ADB and the Government of Pakistan agreed to chart new ways to pursue more robust and inclusive ADB investments in the country by scaling up public-private partnerships (PPPs) to tap private sector resources and meet Pakistan’s rising infrastructure needs.
Cuban Foreign Affairs Minister visits Europe
16:01 15/05/2018
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cuba, Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla begins a visit to Europe from May 14th.
Russian President Vladimir Putin to meet Shinzo Abe
16:18 14/05/2018
Foreign Affairs Adviser to Russian President Vladimir Putin, Yuri Ushakov said the President will hold a meeting with Japanese Prime Minister (PM) Shinzo Abe in Moscow on May 26th.