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Miguel Diaz-Canel selected as next President of Cuba
The National Assembly of People's Power on April 19th voted on First Deputy Chairman of the State Council of Cuba Miguel Mario Diaz-Canel Bermudez's nomination as President of Cuba’s Council of State and Council of Ministers.
Singapore tightens monetary policy
15:46 14/04/2018
Singapore has decided to tighten its monetary policy for the first time in six years as part of efforts to cope with risks of global trade tension, local authorities announced on April 13th.
Algeria’s President announces state funeral
17:15 13/04/2018
Algeria’s President Bouteflika announced three days of state funeral after a deadly military plane crash which killed at least 257 people.
Cape Town hosts Africa’s first Adaptation Futures
17:14 13/04/2018
The World’s premiere conference (Adaptation Futures) 2018 will be held in South Africa from June 18th - 21st.
US’s new national security adviser meets RoK and Japanese counterparts
17:13 13/04/2018
New US National Security Adviser John Bolton on April 12th met with Mr. Chung Eui-yong, the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s National Security Adviser, and Secretary General of the National Security Secretariat Shotaro Yachi of Japan.
Mr. Wencai Zhang: ADB looks forward to expanding its partnership with Nepal
10:02 13/04/2018
(CPV) - ADB Vice-President Wencai Zhang met with the Prime Minister of Nepal K. P. Sharma Oli during a 2-day visit to the country. Mr. Zhang reiterated ADB’s support for the government’s development agenda as the country transitions to a federal system of governance.
Thailand, UK promote bilateral trade cooperation
09:50 13/04/2018
Thai Commerce Minister Sontirat Sontijiwarong left for the UK on April 10th to discuss how both sides can cooperate to promote bilateral trade.
Azerbaijan’s incumbent President Ilham Aliyev re-elected
17:13 12/04/2018
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has been re-elected for his fourth consecutive term.
Boao Forum for Asia: Chinese President meets other leaders
17:12 12/04/2018
Chinese President Xi Jin-ping on April 10th met with a number of foreign leaders from the Philippines, Singapore, Pakistan and Mongolia on the sidelines of the annual conference of the Boao Forum for Asia.
Russian Foreign Minister accepts invitation to visit DPRK
16:45 11/04/2018
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will visit Pyongyang, after accepting a formal invitation from the country’s top diplomat.