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Việt Nam faces green financing hurdles

Vietnam News 30 May 2024
“While Asia is the fastest-growing region globally, we have the most to lose from global warming, with a recent report by the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) stating that Asia remains the ...

How an Indian state became a testing ground for Hindu nationalism

The Guardian 30 May 2024
We hear about the rising violence against the Muslim minority in the area and why this election is a concerning time for them in the state.

Female biologist wins top award

China Daily 30 May 2024
... Award for the Asia-Pacific region at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris on Tuesday ... Africa and the Arab states, Asia and the Pacific, Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean, and North America.

Bahrain promotes women’s rights with legislation

The Daily Tribune - Bahrain 30 May 2024
... and Platform for Action after Thirty Years,” organised by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA), UN Women, and the League of Arab States in Amman, Jordan.

ISIS-K calling for attack on India-Pakistan Cricket World Cup match: Police

The Siasat Daily 30 May 2024
Earlier there had been some ambiguity about the level of the threat posted in a chat group by ISIS-Khorasan, the offshoot of the Islamic State terrorist organisation operating in South and Central Asia.

Tobacco industry: Govt, SIFC asked to keep excise duty stable in budget

The News International 30 May 2024
... while the share of illicit has gone up to 60 percent” visiting Michael Dijanosic, Regional Director of Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa and Wael Sabra Area Director at BAT stated on Tuesday.

New Jersey opens Asia-Pacific center in Taipei

Taipei Times 29 May 2024
The US state of New Jersey yesterday opened its Asia-Pacific center in Taiwan to expand its economic presence and cultural ties with regional partners ... between Taiwan and the Garden State,” Hsiao said.

NATO just perpetuates narrative of militarization

China Daily 29 May 2024
In recent decades, a discernible trend has emerged with the United States and NATO steadily expanding their influence across the globe, particularly in regions such as the Far East and the Asia-Pacific.

Riyadh hosts GCC-Central Asia Investment Forum with Kuwait partaking

Kuna 29 May 2024
He touched upon historical and cultural relations between the GCC and Central Asia states to pave the way for investment strategic dialogue and find different channels to increase commerce in all domains.

India assumes Chair of Colombo Process for 2024-2026

Beijing News 29 May 2024
Randhir Jaiswal stated that Colombo Process is a Regional Consultative Process of migrant worker origin countries from South and Southeast Asia.

PH, Brunei vow stronger ties for peace, stability in Asean, Indo-Pacifc

The Manila Times 29 May 2024
vowed to further strengthen the bilateral ties between the Philippines and Brunei Darussalam to sustain peace and stability not just in Southeast Asia but also in the Indo-Pacific region ... "And not only for Asia, but for the Indo-Pacific as well.

In investors’ diversificationbid, dollar takes a hit

The News International 29 May 2024
One top banker in the region said companies and investors in Asia still want access to the United States as the deepest, most liquid market in the world ... A search for alternatives to the United States is also happening among some companies.

Missile proliferation in Asia Pacific: the shadow over regional stability

Korea Times 29 May 2024
While the Asia-Pacific region ... As tensions between the United States and China persists and China's maritime ambitions in the region grow, the Asia-Pacific region is poised to become highly volatile.