The global economic outlook is less bleak than projected in June, an IMF spokesman said on Thursday, hinting that the organization's forecasts for growth will be raised next month.
24/09/2020 - 07:14
The Malaysian politics saw estalating tension on September 23 when opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim said he has secured a ‘formidable’ majority from lawmakers to form a new government.
23/09/2020 - 15:53
Rescue work has been hampered by rain and a narrow entrance to the alley, which prevented heavy equipment from being brought in to clear debris.
21/09/2020 - 15:00
Britain is at a critical point in the COVID-19 pandemic and faces a very challenging winter, one of the Government’s top medical advisers will warn at a public briefing on Monday.
18/09/2020 - 17:28
The world has lost nearly 100 million ha of forests in two decades, marking a steady decline though at a slower pace than before, a UN agency has reported.
17/09/2020 - 21:01
The global economic recovery from the crisis originated by the coronavirus pandemic may take as much as five years, the World Bank’s chief economist Carmen Reinhart said on Thursday.
16/09/2020 - 16:11
Suga won an easy victory in a parliamentary vote, where his ruling Liberal Democratic Party holds a commanding majority.
14/09/2020 - 07:12
US Deputy Secretary of State Stephen E. Biegun and foreign ministers stressed the importance of law-based international order in the settlement of disputes and rising militarisation in the East Sea.
11/09/2020 - 21:22
All 60 crew members, comprising 49 Korean nationals, 10 Vietnamese, and one Italian, were evacuated on a tugboat about 12 minutes after the fire broke out.
10/09/2020 - 16:30
The 41st General Assembly of ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA-41) wrapped up in Ha Noi via a teleconference on September 10 after three working days.
09/09/2020 - 18:08
Delegates to the meeting affirmed the determination of AIPA Member Parliaments to support the ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community in responding to COVID-19.
07/09/2020 - 17:58
India’s COVID-19 infections surged past 4.2 million on Monday as it overtook Brazil to become the country with the second-highest number of cases.
31/08/2020 - 07:06
The resignation will trigger a leadership race in the ruling Liberal Democratic Party and the winner must be formally elected in parliament.
28/08/2020 - 07:51
US Secretary of Defence Mark Esper on August 26 warned that China’s plan to modernise military forces will embolden its provocative behaviours in the East Sea and the East China Sea.
27/08/2020 - 21:56
The Chinese companies have played important role in helping the Chinese military construct and militarise the internationally condemned artificial islands in the waters.
26/08/2020 - 17:03
Two European patients are confirmed to have been re-infected with COVID-19, raising concerns about people’s immunity to the coronavirus as the world struggles to tame the pandemic.