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Mali President appoints new Prime Minister
Mali President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita has appointed former Finance Minister Boubou Cisse, 41, as the new Prime Minister.
RoK to open peace trails leading to DMZ
16:39 05/04/2019
The Republic of Korea (RoK)’s government on April 3rd announced the country will open to the public three hiking trails leading to the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ), called “DMZ Peace Trails”, separating the two Koreas.
George Vella approved as Malta’s next President
16:37 05/04/2019
Former Foreign Minister George Vella has been appointed as Malta’s 10th President, taking over from his former Cabinet colleague Marie-Lousie Coleiro Preca.
Tokyo hosts new round of Russian - Japanese strategic dialogue
16:35 04/04/2019
The Russian Foreign Ministry announced that the fifteenth round of Russian-Japanese strategic dialogue at the level of first Deputy Foreign Ministers was held in Tokyo, Japan, on April 2nd.
China appoints Kong Xuanyou as ambassador to Japan
16:35 04/04/2019
China’s government has decided to appoint Vice Foreign Minister Kong Xuanyou, the country's top Asian affairs official, as ambassador to Japan.
Growth remains strong across most of developing Asia
15:41 04/04/2019
(CPV) - Growth remains strong across most of developing Asia but is set to moderate this year and next year against the backdrop of slowing global demand and persistent trade tensions, according to a new Asian Development Bank (ADB) report.
Indonesia: 4.5-magnitude earthquake hits Central Sulawesi
10:23 04/04/2019
An earthquake measuring 4.5 on the Richter scale struck Kulawi district in Indonesia’s Central Sulawesi province on April 3rd.
UNICEF: One in four health care facilities lacks basic water services
10:10 04/04/2019
(CPV) - One in four health care facilities around the world lacks basic water services, impacting over 2 billion people, according to a new report by the World Health Organization (WHO) and UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply, Sanitation and Hygiene (JMP).
Cuba and US open center to preserve Hemingway’s legacy
16:31 03/04/2019
The Cuban National Cultural Heritage Council and Finca Vigia Foundation of the United States have inaugurated a restoration center to preserve the work of Ernest Hemingway in Havana, Cuba.
RoK to send new Ambassador to Beijing
16:26 03/04/2019
Jang Ha-sung, former RoK Presidential Policy Chief, is scheduled to arrive in Beijing this week to take the post of the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s Ambassador to China.