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UN-backed court begins appeal hearings for two ex-Khmer Rouge leaders
02/07/2015 | 18:11:15
The UN-backed Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) commenced appeal hearings for two former Khmer Rouge leaders on July 2 who were accused of crimes against humanity last year.
Indonesia identifies aircraft crash victims
Indonesia is identifying victims of a C-130B Hercules plane crash in Medan, northern Sumatra province that killed at least 141 people on June 30.
Lao National Assembly opens ninth session
The 7th tenure of the Lao National Assembly convened its ninth session on July 1, intending to discuss a number of important issues of the country during the next three weeks.
Philippines, Myanmar reach deal on air services
23/05/2014 | 16:49:54
The Philippines and Myanmar have reached a deal on air services, allowing three flights per day, equivalent to up to 3,780 passengers per week, to be conducted between the countries by their designated airlines.
Philippines, Indonesia ink agreement on maritime boundary
23/05/2014 | 16:47:50
The Philippines and Indonesia have signed an agreement concerning the delimitation of an exclusive economic zone (EEZ) boundary in the Mindanao and Celebes seas.
Philippine economy predicted to double in next decade
23/05/2014 | 16:44:30
The economy of the Philippines will expand double in the next decade as earnings from overseas workers and business outsourcing surge, said a US-based think-tank.
Thailand: General Prayut Chan-O-Cha becomes caretaker PM
23/05/2014 | 11:33:00
The Commander-in-Chief of the Thai Army, General Prayut Chan-O-Cha will be the new caretaker Prime Minister in the near future.
World leaders hit out at Thailand’s military coup
23/05/2014 | 11:28:30
World leaders have quickly responded with apprehension to the military coup in Thailand on May 22.
Vietnam’s GDP growth in Q2 reaches 5-year record
Vietnam’s gross domestic product growth hit 6.44 percent in Q2.
Disbursement of FDI up 9.6% in first half
FDI disbursement in the first half of 2015 reached 6.3 billion USD, up 9.6 percent year on year.
NA’s ninth session closes after 30 days
The 13th National Assembly closed its month-long ninth session in Hanoi on June 26.
Six-month GDP growth rate estimated at 6.11%
GDP growth rate was estimated at 6.11 percent in the first half of 2015.
PM proposes solutions to boost CLMV cooperation
Measures were proposed to bolster cooperation between Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam.
VN-China cooperation committee meets
The 8th meeting of the Vietnam - China Steering Committee on Bilateral Cooperation took place.
Visa exemption granted to 5 European countries
Citizens from the UK, France, Germany, Spain and Italy will now be able enjoy visa exemptions.
Trade deficit recorded in first five months of 2015
Vietnam recorded a 3-billion-USD trade deficit, despite a rise in exports in the first 5 months.
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