Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will visit Darwin in November, Australian media reported on Saturday (Sep 22).
A Cambodia-Russia Cultural Week has been held in Phnom Penh for the first time to strengthen friendship and cultural exchange between the two countries, according to Cambodian News Agency (AKP).
17 Vietnamese poachers will be released and brought back to Vietnam on November 2 in the witness of President Duterte.
Politburo member and permanent member of the Party Central Committee’s Secretariat Dinh The Huynh called on the UN to continue cooperating with Vietnam in maintaining the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and implementing the 2030 Agenda for sustainable development and climate change response.
A resolution calling for the end of the United States embargo on Cuba was passed by 191 votes to zero at a plenary meeting of the United Nations General Assembly in New York on October 26th.
United Nations on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) in collaboration with Ministry of Justice of Vietnam organized the second regional legal research group meeting on sexual exploitation of children in travel and tourism on Oct 27 in Hanoi.
African leaders on October 15th signed a landmark charter that aims to preserve the continent’s maritime security and safety.
After months of preparation, China has launched two astronauts into space on a mission to its orbiting laboratory on October 17th.
A firebomb burned through the Republican Party headquarters in North Carolina’s Orange County, the United States, on October 16th.
Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej, has passed away at the age of 88, the palace announced on October 13th, prompting what is certain to be deep mourning in a country which viewed the world’s longest serving monarch as a figure of unity.
Key members of Thailand’s royal family were present at Siriraj Hospital, where King Bhumibol Abdulyadej is under treatment, on October 12th amid news on the monarch’s unstable health condition.
Haiti faces a humanitarian crisis that requires a “massive response” from the international community, the United Nations chief said, with at least 1.4 million people needing emergency aid following last week’s battering by Hurricane Matthew.
The United Nations Security Council has elected Portugal’s former Prime Minister Antonio Guterres as the next U.N. Secretary General from January 1st, 2017 to replace Ban Ki-moon.
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos has said he would donate USD 950,000 in Nobel Peace Prize money to the victims of Colombia’s half-century conflict.
The United States President Barack Obama formally announced the lifting of U.S. sanctions on Myanmar on October 7th by terminating an emergency order that deemed the policies of the former military government in Naypitaw a threat to U.S. national security, which had been imposed on Myanmar for almost two decades.
On October 2nd, India, which accounts for about 4.5 per cent of global greenhouse gas emissions, ratified the Paris climate change agreement, making it the 62nd country to do so.
Cuba and the United States held a 4th meeting of the Bilateral Commission on September 30th in Washington to confirm agreements made in previous sessions and map out new steps for 2016.