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ASEAN-China cooperation mutually beneficial, contributes to regional peace, stability, development: Cambodian deputy PM

ASEAN-China cooperation mutually beneficial, contributes to regional peace,...

Phnom Penh (Cambodia), June 23: The cooperation between the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China has provided mutual...

Malaysian PM unveils measures to ease rising food prices

Malaysian PM unveils measures to ease rising food...

Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), June 23: Malaysian Prime Minister Ismail SabriYaakob unveiled measures on Wednesday, aimed at easing the rising cost...

Higher prices in Yemen because of Ukraine crisis challenge aid efforts: UN

Higher prices in Yemen because of Ukraine crisis...

United Nations, June 23: Higher prices because of the conflict in Ukraine are contributing to unrest and insecurity in Yemen,...

UN chief saddened by heavy loss of life in Afghanistan earthquake

UN chief saddened by heavy loss of life...

United Nations, June 23: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Wednesday that he was saddened by the tragic loss of...

Biden calls on Congress to suspend federal gas tax for 90 days

Biden calls on Congress to suspend federal gas...

Washington (US), June 23: U.S. President Joe Biden on Wednesday called on Congress to suspend federal gas tax for 90...

Russian FM in Iran to discuss nuclear talks, bilateral ties

Russian FM in Iran to discuss nuclear talks,...

Tehran (Russia), June 23: Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov arrived in Tehran on Wednesday to discuss with the Iranian side...

U.S. Fed chief says recession is "certainly a possibility"

U.S. Fed chief says recession is "certainly a...

Washington (US), June 23: U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said Wednesday that the central bank is trying to bring...

Saudi crown prince pays 1st visit to Turkey since death of Khashoggi

Saudi crown prince pays 1st visit to Turkey...

Ankara (Turkey), June 23: Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud on Wednesday arrived in Ankara, Turkey's capital,...

EU to help vaccine production in Latin America and Caribbean countries

EU to help vaccine production in Latin America...

Brussels (Belgium), June 23: The European Union is set to invest 890 million euros (940 million U.S. dollars) in vaccine...

German Chancellor Scholz assures NATO of support ahead of summit

German Chancellor Scholz assures NATO of support ahead...

Berlin (Germany), June 23: German Chancellor Olaf Scholz on Wednesday assured eastern partners of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)...

NASA extends InSight lander's mission on Mars

NASA extends InSight lander's mission on Mars

Los Angeles (US), June 23: NASA has decided to extend the science mission of its InSight lander on Mars, operating...

Samsung Heavy bags 3.9 tln-won order for 14 LNG carriers

Samsung Heavy bags 3.9 tln-won order for 14...

Seoul (South Korea), June 22: South Korean shipyard Samsung Heavy Industries Co. said Wednesday it has clinched a 3.9 trillion-won...

S. Korea, Japan to resume Gimpo-Haneda flight service next week

S. Korea, Japan to resume Gimpo-Haneda flight service...

Seoul (South Korea), June 22: South Korea and Japan have agreed to reopen an air route between Seoul's Gimpo and...

UN chief condemns attacks in Mali that killed over 100 people

UN chief condemns attacks in Mali that killed...

United Nations, June 22: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday condemned the killings of more than 100 people in terrorist...

Chinese envoy calls on UN Security Council to adjust Sudan sanctions

Chinese envoy calls on UN Security Council to...

United Nations, June 22: A Chinese envoy on Tuesday called on the Security Council to adjust sanctions against Sudan in...

Turkey extends troop deployment in Libya for another 18 months

Turkey extends troop deployment in Libya for another...

Ankara (Turkey), June 22: Turkish parliament on Tuesday extended a troop deployment mandate in Libya for another 18 months.

U.S. stocks rally after S&P 500's worst week in over 2 years

U.S. stocks rally after S&P 500's worst week...

New York (US), June 22: U.S. stocks rebounded on Tuesday as the energy sector led the broad market higher.

Roundup: EU states using strategies to confront price hike at gasoline pump

Roundup: EU states using strategies to confront price...

Rome (Italy), June 22: As the crisis in Ukraine sends global fuel prices spiraling higher, governments in European Union (EU)...

Egyptian president, Saudi Arabian crown prince vow to address security threats

Egyptian president, Saudi Arabian crown prince vow to...

Cairo (Egypt), June 22: Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi and visiting Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud on Tuesday...

Israeli FM, Blinken discuss Biden's upcoming visit

Israeli FM, Blinken discuss Biden's upcoming visit

Jerusalem (Israel), June 22: Israeli Foreign Minister YairLapid and U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken talked on Tuesday over U.S....

Biden appoints first Native American to serve as treasurer

Biden appoints first Native American to serve as...

Washington (US), June 22: U.S. President Joe Biden on Tuesday announced the appointment of Marilynn Malerba, chief of the Mohegan...

Aswan Forum kicks off in Egypt with focus on multidimensional crises in Africa

Aswan Forum kicks off in Egypt with focus...

Cairo (Egypt), June 22: The third Aswan Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development kicked off on Tuesday with a focus...

Pakistan fears another COVID-19 wave as positivity rate in 2 cities crosses 10 percent

Pakistan fears another COVID-19 wave as positivity rate...

Islamabad (Pakistan), June 22: Another wave of COVID-19 is feared in Pakistan as the positivity rate in the two cities...

Japan's Kishida to attend nuclear nonproliferation conference in August

Japan's Kishida to attend nuclear nonproliferation conference in...

Tokyo (Japan), June 22: Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida is slated to attend a United Nations conference on nuclear nonproliferation...

Russia to deploy Sarmat ballistic missile system by year end: Putin

Russia to deploy Sarmat ballistic missile system by...

Moscow (Russia), June 22: Russian President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday that the country's first Sarmat intercontinental ballistic missile system would...

Nigerian president orders quickness in rescuing kidnapped railway passengers

Nigerian president orders quickness in rescuing kidnapped railway...

Abuja (Nigeria), June 22: Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered increased kinetic and non-kinetic efforts by security agencies to rescue...

Israel reports 1st domestic monkeypox infection, total rises to 9

Israel reports 1st domestic monkeypox infection, total rises...

Jerusalem [Israel], June 21: The Israeli Ministry of Health on Monday reported three new cases of monkeypox, including the first...