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22 children dead in Nile boat shrinking
17/08/2018
At least 22 primary school children and a teacher drowned on August 15th when a boat carrying more than 40 people sank while crossing the Nile in northern Sudan, according to the state news agency SUNA.
Russian Parliamentary leader to visit DPRK, RoK
16:03 29/07/2018
Valentina Matviyenko, speaker of Russian Federation Council, the upper house of Russia’s parliament, on July 26th said she planned to visit the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the Republic of Korea (RoK) this autumn.
DPRK athletes to RoK for training ahead of ASIAD
16:02 29/07/2018
Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) athletes visited Seoul for joint training ahead of Asian Games in August.
ADB commits to support people with disabilities in Asia - Pacific
22:39 28/07/2018
(CPV) - ADB reaffirmed its commitment to support the rights of people with disabilities in Asia and the Pacific by signing the Charter for Change and announcing nine specific commitments to support disability-inclusive development in the region at the Global Disability Summit (GDS) in London on July 24th.
ASEAN to discuss COC with China: Malaysian FM
15:36 28/07/2018
Ministers from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) are expected to discuss a Code of Conduct in the East Sea (COC) in Singapore next week, said the Malaysian Foreign Minister.
Cambodia: Campaign for July 29th general election ends
11:42 28/07/2018
Political parties of Cambodia on July 27th ended their three-week campaigns for the country’s general election slated on July 29th during which about 8.3 million voters are expected to cast their ballots to choose the 125-seat National Assembly.
Cambodia records noted socio-economic achievements
11:00 27/07/2018
Over the past years, the maintenance of peace, political stability and security has created favourable conditions for Cambodia to continue obtaining new achievements in socio-economic development and in the improvement of the people’s living standards.
10th BRICS Summit opens in South Africa
16:55 26/07/2018
The 10th BRICS summit officially kicked off on July 25th at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg, South Africa.
RoK to apply for associate membership in Pacific Alliance
16:50 26/07/2018
The Republic of Korea (RoK)’s Trade Ministry on July 25th announced it would start negotiations with members of the Pacific Alliance (PA) for associate membership in the Latin American trade bloc.
Completion of world’s largest combined cycle power plants in record time
15:18 26/07/2018
(CPV) - In collaboration with the Egyptian Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy, Siemens and its consortium partners, Orascom Construction and Elsewedy Electric, announced today the completion of the Egypt Megaproject in record time.