123,000 Myanmar people flee into Bangladesh World

123,000 Myanmar people flee into Bangladesh

More than 123,000 people in Rakhine state of Myanmar, mostly Rohingya Muslims, have fled into Bangladesh since fighting broke out between government military and insurgents late last month, reported the International Organisation for Migration (IOM).
46th UPU writing contest launched Society

46th UPU writing contest launched

The Ministry of Information and Communications launched the 46th Universal Postal Union (UPU) national letter writing contest at a ceremony in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on October 14.
Press statement by Vietnamese PM and EU leaders Politics

Press statement by Vietnamese PM and EU leaders

PM Nguyen Tan Dung, President of the European Council Donald Tusk and President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker issued a Press Statement on the occasion of Vietnam PM's visit to the EU.
ASEAN

Malaysian PM orders relief to refugees

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has ordered the Royal Navy and the Maritime Enforcement Agency to assist the medical relief society Mercy Malaysia to deliver humanitarian aid to refugees both on land and at sea.