Asia

Indonesia Reports 4,878 New COVID-19 Cases, 20 More Deaths

JAKARTA, Jan 26 (NNN-ANTARA) – Indonesia yesterday confirmed 4,878 new COVID-19 cases, the highest single-day rise since Sept 12, 2021,…

Malaysia Reports 4,066 New COVID-19 Infections, 16 More Deaths

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 26 (NNN-BERNAMA) – Malaysia reported 4,066 new COVID-19 infections as of midnight, bringing the national total to…

New Zealand Reports 23 New Community Cases Of COVID-19, Including 15 Omicron Cases

WELLINGTON, Jan 26 (NNN-AGENCIES) – New Zealand reported 23 new COVID-19 cases in the community today, including 15 new Omicron…

Indonesia, Singapore Ink Deals On Economy, Travel Bubbles

JAKARTA, Jan 26 (NNN-ANTARA) – Indonesian President, Joko Widodo, and visiting Singaporean Prime Minister, Lee Hsien Loong, signed agreements yesterday,…

Bangladesh Approves Projects For Sustainable Growth

DHAKA, Jan 26 (NNN-BSS) – Bangladesh’s economic policy-making body, yesterday, approved 10 development projects worth over 46 billion taka (about…

Pakistan Adds 6,357 New COVID-19 Cases, 17 More Deaths

ISLAMABAD, Jan 26 (NNN-APP) – Pakistan reported 6,357 new COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, the National Command and…

Saudi, Thailand Agree To Restore Full Diplomatic Ties

RIYADH, Jan 26 (NNN-SPA) – Saudi Arabia and Thailand agreed yesterday, to restore full diplomatic relations, during the official visit…

Mongolia, Mining Giant Rio Tinto End Long-Running Dispute Over Oyu Tolgoi Copper Mine

ULAN BATOR, Jan 26 (NNN-XINHUA) – The Mongolian government and Anglo-Australian mining giant, Rio Tinto, have settled a long-running dispute…

Security Beefed Up Across India Ahead Of Republic Day Celebrations Today

NEW DELHI, Jan 26 (NNN-PTI) – Ahead of India’s 73rd Republic Day celebrations, authorities have tightened security across major cities,…

Malaysia Maintains Stand On Only Inviting Non-political Representatives From Myanmar — Pm Ismail Sabri

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 25 (NNN-Bernama) — Malaysia’s position to only invite non-political representatives from Myanmar to ASEAN’s high-level meetings remain unchanged – unless there…