Cambodia serves over 1.11 million travellers in Pchum Ben festival World

Cambodia serves over 1.11 million travellers in Pchum Ben festival

More than 1.11 million domestic and foreign tourists traveled in Cambodia during the three-day Pchum Ben festival, or Ancestor's Day, after the COVID-19 situation has been brought under control, Xinhua news agency reported, citing a report by Cambodia’s Tourism Ministry.
Philippines secures over 8.8 bln USD for COVID-19 response World

Philippines secures over 8.8 bln USD for COVID-19 response

The Philippines has so far secured a total of 8.83 billion USD in borrowings, loans and grant assistance for the government's COVID-19 response efforts from its development partners and the commercial markets, China’s Xinhua News Agency reported.
Indonesian Foreign Minister visits China World

Indonesian Foreign Minister visits China

Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi is paying an official visit to China during which she is set to have talks with Chinese State Councillor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi on the bilateral relations, anti-pandemic cooperation, and other issues.
Myanmar’s UPDJC reaches nine-point agreement World

Myanmar’s UPDJC reaches nine-point agreement

A total of nine points were agreed at the 19th meeting of Myanmar's Union Peace Dialogue Joint Committee (UPDJC) held in Nay Pyi Taw on August 17, a senior official told the press conference.
AIIB approves 100-million-USD loan to VPBank Business

AIIB approves 100-million-USD loan to VPBank

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) said on July 17 that its board of directors had approved a 100-million-USD loan to the Vietnam Prosperity Joint Stock Commercial Bank (VPBank) to help sustain business activities disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Chinese Premier calls for joint efforts against COVID-19 World

Chinese Premier calls for joint efforts against COVID-19

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on April 14 emphasised strengthening the awareness of a community with a shared future for humanity and closer cooperation to clinch an early victory against COVID-19 in East Asia, according to China's Xinhua News Agency.