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RoK to open consulate office in Da Nang

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RoK to open consulate office in Da Nang

The Republic of Korea (RoK)’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs is working on preparations for the opening of a General Consulate in the central city of Da Nang, a famous coastal tourism hub of Vietnam.

RoK, DPRK officials meet in Indonesia

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RoK, DPRK officials meet in Indonesia

The Republic of Korea (RoK)’s Prime Minister Lee Nak-yeon met with Deputy Prime Minister Ri Ryong-nam of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) in Jakarta on August 18 just before the opening ceremony of the Asian Games 2018.

Australia urges finalisation of COC in line with UNCLOS

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Australia urges finalisation of COC in line with UNCLOS

The Australian Government has called on the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China to negotiate a Code of Conduct (COC) in the East Sea without prejudice to the rights and interests of third-party states in the strategic waters.

Storm Bebinca wreaks havoc in Thailand

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Storm Bebinca wreaks havoc in Thailand

Thai authorities said on August 17 that people in 11 villages in northern Thailand’s Nan province had to leave their homes while a resident was electrocuted on August 16 after storm Bebinca made landfall and caused heavy rains and flash floods in the country.

Hun Sen reappointed as Prime Minister of Cambodia

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Hun Sen reappointed as Prime Minister of Cambodia

Cambodian King Norodom Sihamoni on August 17 designated Samdech Techo Hun Sen as the prime minister for another five-year term after his Cambodia People’s Party (CPP) won a sweeping victory in a July 29 general election.