ASEAN ministers support peaceful resolution to Thai crisis World

ASEAN ministers support peaceful resolution to Thai crisis

On the sidelines of the 24th ASEAN Summit held in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar on May 11, the foreign ministers of Southeast Asian countries have emphasised the need to end the ongoing political crisis in Thailand through dialogue and in full respect of democratic principles and the rule of law.
Party leader welcomes Cambodian NA Chairman Politics

Party leader welcomes Cambodian NA Chairman

Chairman of the Cambodian National Assembly (NA) Heng Samrin has made it clear that the Cambodian People’s Party, Senate, NA, Government, solidarity front and people will do their best to foster the traditional friendship and across-the-board cooperation with Vietnam.
World

China, Myanmar foster ties

China and Myanmar should continuously expand the common interest and deepen their Comprehensive Strategic Cooperation Partnership, Chinese State Councillor Yang Jiechi has said.
Vietnam, Myanmar raise cooperation Politics

Vietnam, Myanmar raise cooperation

Vietnam and Myanmar have agreed to further expand cooperation in agro-forestry, fisheries, tree plantations, telecommunications, oil and gas, mining, transport, labour, culture, sport and tourism in the time to come.
Politics

ASEAN adopts human rights declarations

Leaders of ASEAN member states issued the Phnom Penh declaration, approving the Human Rights Declaration (AHRD) at the end of their 21 st Summit in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, on November 18.
NLD party wins 43 seats in Myanmar’s by-elections ASEAN

NLD party wins 43 seats in Myanmar’s by-elections

The National League for Democracy (NLD) in Myanmar, led by Aung San Suu Kyi, won 43 of 45 parliamentary seats in Apr. 1 by-elections, according to the final official result announced by the Union Election Commission on Apr. 3.
Thaksin's sister casts eye on Thai PM job World

Thaksin's sister casts eye on Thai PM job

Yingluck Shinawatra, the youngest sister of ousted prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra, was voted to be the Puea Thai party’s candidate for the post of prime minister in case the party wins at the general elections scheduled for July 3.