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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Japan's Mitsui Fudosan eyes Asean logistics forayAkihiko Funaoka said the group is interested in investing in logistics in Thail
Japan's Mitsui Fudosan eyes Asean logistics foray
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted an hour ago
Akihiko Funaoka said the group is interested in investing in logistics in Thailand because of its advantageous location in Asean. "Besides the Thai market, we will tap into the opportunities offered by rapidly growing Asean economies," he... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Shipments post shock reboundin August. Exports to mature markets -- the US, the EU and Japan -- rose by 11
Shipments post shock rebound
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted an hour ago
in August. Exports to mature markets -- the US, the EU and Japan -- rose by 11.1%, while those to dynamic markets such as Asean, China and South Asia climbed 2.3%. The ministry said exports of agricultural and agribusiness products shrank 4.1% in... Read more
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Business Wire
Accenture Named to Thomson Reuters Index of World’s Most Diverse and Inclusive Companiesfirst time, the demographics of its workforce in markets around the world, incl
Accenture Named to Thomson Reuters Index of World’s Most Diverse and Inclusive Companies
Business Wire / Posted 4 hours ago
first time, the demographics of its workforce in markets around the world, including the United States, South Africa and ASEAN countries; Shifting from an annual performance-management process to Performance Achievement, which includes... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Less than one per cent of military personnel involved in daesh — Hishammuddinanother development, Hishammuddin said he would be on a working visit to the Un
Less than one per cent of military personnel involved in daesh — Hishammuddin
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 hours ago
another development, Hishammuddin said he would be on a working visit to the United States on Wednesday to attend the US ASEAN Defence Minister Meeting involving 10 Asean nations from Sept 29 to Oct 2. “During the meeting, 10 Asean Defence... Read more
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The Manila Times
Pag-IBIG wins 7 awards from Asean groupSeven projects of the Home Development Mutual Fund or Pag-IBIG were recognized
Pag-IBIG wins 7 awards from Asean group
The Manila Times / Posted 8 hours ago
Seven projects of the Home Development Mutual Fund or Pag-IBIG were recognized by an ASEAN organization for their innovative developments, the agency said on Monday. In a statement, Pag-IBIG said it received the most Excellence Awards among 13... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Junctureadopted an unduly hostile stance towards our powerful neighbor, rattling his ru
Juncture
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 hours ago
adopted an unduly hostile stance towards our powerful neighbor, rattling his rusty saber at every opportunity. During the ASEAN Summit in Bali he refused to shake the hand of the Chinese head of government. In his state of the nation address, he... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Philippine companies resuming global shopping spreeborders is but a logical consequence of accumulation and development,” he said.
Philippine companies resuming global shopping spree
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 hours ago
borders is but a logical consequence of accumulation and development,” he said. Several factors such as globalization, ASEAN integration, easier access to funding, and growth momentum will make it easier for local firms to pursue acquisitions... Read more
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Sun Star
‘PH to cross the Rubicon with US’his meeting with Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev at the sidelines of the
‘PH to cross the Rubicon with US’
Sun Star / Posted 8 hours ago
his meeting with Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev at the sidelines of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) summits held in Vientiane, Laos in early September. “I have been talking with Prime Minister Medvedev. He had... Read more
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Sun Star
Davao City to host Asean at 50 launchDAVAO City will host the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) 50th an
Davao City to host Asean at 50 launch
Sun Star / Posted 8 hours ago
DAVAO City will host the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) 50th anniversary celebration set on January 5 next year, as the country will also host the Asean Summit 2017. At present, the city is preparing for the big event as delegates... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Stronger ties with Vietnam eyedthe trip is part of the President’s introductory visits to member-countries of
Stronger ties with Vietnam eyed
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 hours ago
the trip is part of the President’s introductory visits to member-countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). Duterte will meet with President Tran Dai Quang and other officials. He is also set to meet with the Filipino... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore 'disappointed' with 'irresponsible report' by Global Times on NAM Summit: MFAreaction to the Hague's ruling on the South China Sea was "disappointing", espe
Singapore 'disappointed' with 'irresponsible report' by Global Times on NAM Summit: MFA
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 hours ago
reaction to the Hague's ruling on the South China Sea was "disappointing", especially as it is the country coordinator for ASEAN-China relations. In response, Mr Loh said in his letter that the proposal to update the Southeast Asia paragraphs in... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Duterte off to Vietnam on WednesdayCharles Jose estimates, about 3,800 Filipinos live and work in Vietnam. The tr
Duterte off to Vietnam on Wednesday
Manila Standard Today / Posted 9 hours ago
Charles Jose estimates, about 3,800 Filipinos live and work in Vietnam. The trip is a result of the bilateral meeting between Duterte and Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan on the sidelines of the ASEAN Summit in Laos last Septembe... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
France welcomes India’s decision to ratify Paris Climate pactthe Paris deal had come up for discussion between Prime Minister Modi and US Pr
France welcomes India’s decision to ratify Paris Climate pact
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 hours ago
the Paris deal had come up for discussion between Prime Minister Modi and US President Barack Obama on the sidelines of the ASEAN Summit in Vientiane, Laos earlier this month. Climate change is a vital aspect and one of the centrepieces of Obama’s... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Hyundai offers Eon for CARS programNissan Patrol. The source further said that HARI is expected to export some of
Hyundai offers Eon for CARS program
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 hours ago
Nissan Patrol. The source further said that HARI is expected to export some of its Philippine-assembled Eon to other ASEAN countries. The Hyundai Eon, or Hyundai Altos Eon, is imported completely built-up from Korea. It is one of the very... Read more
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Sun Star
Revitalizing an old districtTHE Creative Council of Cebu is scheduled to present to the ASEAN Creative Citi
Revitalizing an old district
Sun Star / Posted 11 hours ago
THE Creative Council of Cebu is scheduled to present to the ASEAN Creative Cities Network next year the result of the 10-day research workshop on reinvigorating Cebu’s historic landmarks in Indonesia. Some 38 participants, composed of architects and... Read more
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FOX News
Recent Developments Surrounding The South China SeaBarack Obama said earlier this month at a meeting with leaders of the 10-member
Recent Developments Surrounding The South China Sea
FOX News / Posted 13 hours ago
Barack Obama said earlier this month at a meeting with leaders of the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) that a ruling on July 12 by an international arbitration panel in the Hague, Netherlands, against China was binding... Read more
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Rappler
Duterte to visit China, Japan, Russiaof 2016. So far, Duterte has already made 3 foreign trips. The first was his t
Duterte to visit China, Japan, Russia
Rappler / Posted 14 hours ago
of 2016. So far, Duterte has already made 3 foreign trips. The first was his trip to Laos in early September to attend the ASEAN Summit. From Laos, he flew to Indonesia for an official visit. If all his trips push through, Duterte will have... Read more
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Rappler
Duterte to Russia: I'm about to 'cross Rubicon' with USIndonesia's President Joko Widodo at the gala dinner during the second day of t
Duterte to Russia: I'm about to 'cross Rubicon' with US
Rappler / Posted 15 hours ago
Indonesia's President Joko Widodo at the gala dinner during the second day of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit in Vientiane on September 7, 2016. Photo by Noel Celis/AFP MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte is... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Duterte to visit Japan and Russia, after China and Vietnam tripson Monday that he will go to Japan and Russia after his visit to Vietnam and Ch
Duterte to visit Japan and Russia, after China and Vietnam trips
Manila Bulletin / Posted 16 hours ago
on Monday that he will go to Japan and Russia after his visit to Vietnam and China. “I had a good time during the (ASEAN Summit in Laos), (I had) a good talk with the Prime Minister (of China) he’s there waiting for me. After China, I... Read more
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Minda News
Biz group pushes for Banana Industry Development CouncilAntig, Pilipino Banana Growers Exporters Association executive director said th
Biz group pushes for Banana Industry Development Council
Minda News / Posted 17 hours ago
Antig, Pilipino Banana Growers Exporters Association executive director said the council is needed now that ASEAN neighbors have started venturing into banana, a development that could threaten the country’s position in global... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Green eatingthe number of vegetarian restaurants which is growing very fast," he said. "Rou
Green eating
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 17 hours ago
the number of vegetarian restaurants which is growing very fast," he said. "Roughly, there 2,000 vegetarian restaurants in Asean, mostly in Singapore, while Taiwan has the highest number of vegetarian restaurants in Asia at 4,000. Of the 1,000-plus... Read more
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Rappler
Senator wants inquiry into Duterte's 'conflicting' foreign policyin its war on drugs," Aquino cited. In his resolution, Aquino also cited the P
Senator wants inquiry into Duterte's 'conflicting' foreign policy
Rappler / Posted 20 hours ago
in its war on drugs," Aquino cited. In his resolution, Aquino also cited the President's intentional skipping of the ASEAN-US Summit. Malacañang earlier said the President was not feeling well but days after, Duterte himself said he... Read more
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Rappler
Duterte 'ready' to discuss West PH Sea during Vietnam tripthe two Southeast Asian countries were established on July 12, 1976. Duterte f
Duterte 'ready' to discuss West PH Sea during Vietnam trip
Rappler / Posted 21 hours ago
the two Southeast Asian countries were established on July 12, 1976. Duterte first met Vietnam Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc on the sidelines of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit in Laos in early September. – Rapp... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
SME Bank seeks to cut bad loans to B18bnpromote SMEs that have strong potential and produce value-added products by exp
SME Bank seeks to cut bad loans to B18bn
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
promote SMEs that have strong potential and produce value-added products by expanding their export channels, especially to Asean countries. "We want to improve SME products and the firms' competitiveness, raising quality and productivity," he... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Go, Pinay!and the challenges they have faced in their respective businesses. Luz, Sherill
Go, Pinay!
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
and the challenges they have faced in their respective businesses. Luz, Sherill, and Anya were among the winners in the ASEAN Business Awards 2016. As I said in the introduction to the book, women entrepreneurs are definitely growing in number.... Read more
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dna
India to ratify Paris Climate Change agreement, USA welcomes decisionmay impact its developmental projects. The issue of India ratifying the Paris
India to ratify Paris Climate Change agreement, USA welcomes decision
dna / Posted yesterday
may impact its developmental projects. The issue of India ratifying the Paris deal had come up for discussion between Prime Minister Modi and US President Barack Obama on the sidelines of the ASEAN Summit in Vientiane, Laos earlier t... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Not a magic wandfiguratively.” Rene is a seasoned expert in transport systems who is consulted
Not a magic wand
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
figuratively.” Rene is a seasoned expert in transport systems who is consulted by multilateral agencies and governments of ASEAN countries. He is presently in Myanmar helping the newly emerged state get its transport infrastructure up and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
What future for the Philippine economy under non-traditional President Duterte?Concepcion, chairman of RFM Corporation, was appointed the Presidential Consult
What future for the Philippine economy under non-traditional President Duterte?
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
Concepcion, chairman of RFM Corporation, was appointed the Presidential Consultant for Entrepreneurship, chairman of ASEAN Business Advisory Council and the founding trustee of the Philippine Center for Entrepreneurship which spearheads his... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
PH to nations: Don’t interferecall for non-interference, and said this reflected the stance of the Associatio
PH to nations: Don’t interfere
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
call for non-interference, and said this reflected the stance of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations. “It’s the Asean way, part of the Asean values that whatever happens in other countries, we will not get involved. Whatever happens to... Read more
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The Manila Times
PH needs world support on sea row – Defense execAN official of the Department of National Defense told a recent Japan-Asean Vic
PH needs world support on sea row – Defense exec
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
AN official of the Department of National Defense told a recent Japan-Asean Vice-Ministerial Meeting that the Philippines needs the support of the international community as Beijing remained recalcitrant in not recognizing and abiding by an... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Probe on complaints over imported 'toxic' honeythe ministry) is checking on the complaints. We will examine the outcome and ac
Probe on complaints over imported 'toxic' honey
Sabah Daily Express / Posted yesterday
the ministry) is checking on the complaints. We will examine the outcome and act," he told reporters after launching the Asean Dengue Day and National Combi Convention 2016 in Desaru, near here, Saturday. Dr Subramaniam said he expected the test... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Sabah vital link along Maritime Silk Roadeconomic, trade and investment fairs and conferences in Malaysia and China. So
Sabah vital link along Maritime Silk Road
Sabah Daily Express / Posted yesterday
economic, trade and investment fairs and conferences in Malaysia and China. Some of the events are the Canton Fair, China-Asean Expo, China Jilin-Northeast Asia Investment and Trade Expo, China International Fair for Investment & Trade, and the... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Hoping continued engagement with Obama's successor NEW YORK: Asean countries, including Malaysia, hope to work closely with the
Hoping continued engagement with Obama's successor
Sabah Daily Express / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK: Asean countries, including Malaysia, hope to work closely with the United States towards enhancing their strategic partnerships and fostering closer ties in all fields of mutual interest... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Asean Skills Competition beginsSERDANG: Two hundred and seventy-six participants from Asean countries were in
Asean Skills Competition begins
Sabah Daily Express / Posted yesterday
SERDANG: Two hundred and seventy-six participants from Asean countries were in enthusiastic mode as they participated in the 11th Asean Skills Competition (ASC) 2016 at the Malaysia Agro Exposition Park Serdang (Maeps), here, Saturday. The six-day... Read more
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Sun Star
Bunye: The legacy of Andrew L. Gotianun, Sr. (2)Investment Funds Association (PIFA), the award is given by Institutional Invest
Bunye: The legacy of Andrew L. Gotianun, Sr. (2)
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
Investment Funds Association (PIFA), the award is given by Institutional Investors to listed companies based on their Asean Corporate Governance Scorecard rating. "The recognition will be awarded to the BOD Chairs and Presidents/CEOs of the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
SAP aims to accelerate enterprise cloud adoption in Southeast Asiareduced TCO, due to affordable local cloud providers’ charges. Said Christophe
SAP aims to accelerate enterprise cloud adoption in Southeast Asia
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
reduced TCO, due to affordable local cloud providers’ charges. Said Christopher Bousigues, Head, SAP Hana Enterprise Cloud Asean, Australia and New Zealand, “Through these partnerships, we are able to deliver a service that helps companies move... Read more
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The Borneo Post
MVC to enlist cops to tackle bogus vetsroom for growth,” he noted. The annual conference is a three-day event that st
MVC to enlist cops to tackle bogus vets
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
room for growth,” he noted. The annual conference is a three-day event that started on Friday. Several issues pertaining to the industry are discussed, with around 400 participants who come from all over the country as well as some Asean count... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Rousing homecoming for Sarawak Paralympian Jongin three major championships next year and they are the Para Powerlifting World
Rousing homecoming for Sarawak Paralympian Jong
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
in three major championships next year and they are the Para Powerlifting World Cup in Dubai, World Cup in Mexico and Asean Paralympic Games in Kuala Lumpur. “I am prepared for the three competitions,” he said. The other Sarawakian who... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Ministry probes claims of ‘toxic’ imported honeythe ministry) is checking on the complaints. We will examine the outcome and ac
Ministry probes claims of ‘toxic’ imported honey
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
the ministry) is checking on the complaints. We will examine the outcome and act,” he told reporters after launching the Asean Dengue Day and National Combi Convention 2016 in Desaru near here yesterday. Dr Subramaniam said he expected the test... Read more
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The Manila Times
When will the Senate, House stop hosting zarzuelas?splurge with whatever money (after tax) is left. It is also about time that ta
When will the Senate, House stop hosting zarzuelas?
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
splurge with whatever money (after tax) is left. It is also about time that taxes are made equitable and at par with ASEAN rates. Also remember this. The two chambers of Congress have to pass the national budget before the new fiscal year... Read more
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Pilipino Star
China expects Philippine president’s early visitis the financial crisis sparked by the West led by the US, its counterpoint in
China expects Philippine president’s early visit
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
is the financial crisis sparked by the West led by the US, its counterpoint in the East is how Asia under the aegis of ASEAN plus 3 will gather force. The thrust of that force is to achieve the Asian century. There will be initial difficulties... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Work in progressDuterte would be seated between US President Barack Obama and UN Secretary Gene
Work in progress
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
Duterte would be seated between US President Barack Obama and UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon at the gala dinner of the ASEAN summit in Laos. Andanar was humble enough to admit their lapses, instead of being defensive. He and his team displayed... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Rody hits US anew, cites North Carolina killingForces Agreement (VFA) and Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA). The
Rody hits US anew, cites North Carolina killing
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
Forces Agreement (VFA) and Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA). The group welcomed Duterte’s rants in the last ASEAN Leaders’ Summit, especially his calling Americans’ attention to the past and present atrocities of their... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
North Korea at UN: US faces ‘consequences beyond imagination’do whatever is necessary to defend our own citizens and to honor our security c
North Korea at UN: US faces ‘consequences beyond imagination’
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 2 days ago
do whatever is necessary to defend our own citizens and to honor our security commitments to our allies,” Kerry told the ASEAN meeting. He called on allies to “vigorously” enforce sanctions against the isolated regime and urged ASEAN members to... Read more
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Aljazeera
Barack Obama's pivot to Asia in tattersagainst China during latest discussions of the South China Sea disputes at the
Barack Obama's pivot to Asia in tatters
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
against China during latest discussions of the South China Sea disputes at the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) summit. This was no trivial matter. In its arbitration case, the Philippines managed to convince an international... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte urged: End US interventionrights alliance Karapatan, would end US intervention. Karapatan urged Duterte
Duterte urged: End US intervention
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
rights alliance Karapatan, would end US intervention. Karapatan urged Duterte following the president’s rants in the last ASEAN Leaders’ Summit, showing the past and present atrocities of the US government and military in the Philippines,... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
North Korea at UN: US faces 'tremendous consequences'do whatever is necessary to defend our own citizens and to honor our security c
North Korea at UN: US faces 'tremendous consequences'
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 2 days ago
do whatever is necessary to defend our own citizens and to honor our security commitments to our allies," Kerry told the ASEAN meeting. He called on allies to "vigorously" enforce sanctions against the isolated regime and urged ASEAN members to... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
New airport security measuresrespect for the sovereignty and territorial integrity of States," he said. Ani
New airport security measures
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 2 days ago
respect for the sovereignty and territorial integrity of States," he said. Anifah said the Southeast Asian region through Asean is also prioritising aviation security via the adoption of the AseanTransport Strategic Plan 2016-2025, the key... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
North Korea at UN: US faces 'consequences beyond imagination'do whatever is necessary to defend our own citizens and to honor our security c
North Korea at UN: US faces 'consequences beyond imagination'
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 2 days ago
do whatever is necessary to defend our own citizens and to honor our security commitments to our allies," Kerry told the ASEAN meeting. He called on allies to "vigorously" enforce sanctions against the isolated regime and urged ASEAN members to... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
North Korea at UN: US faces 'consequences beyond imagination'do whatever is necessary to defend our own citizens and to honor our security c
North Korea at UN: US faces 'consequences beyond imagination'
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 2 days ago
do whatever is necessary to defend our own citizens and to honor our security commitments to our allies," Kerry told the ASEAN meeting. He called on allies to "vigorously" enforce sanctions against the isolated regime and urged ASEAN members to... Read more
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