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Polling Results Show Widodo Leading Indonesia Election

Polling groups said Wednesday that Indonesian President Joko Widodo is ahead in the country’s presidential election.

The so-called quick counts based on data collected at polling stations showed Widodo about …

US Transport Chief Defends FAA for Not Immediately Grounding Boeing 737 MAX

U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao on Wednesday defended the Federal Aviation Administration’s decision to not immediately ground the Boeing 737 MAX fleet after a deadly crash in March of an …

Statement On Prior Consultation Process For Pak Lay Agreed

(KPL) The MRC member countries Cambodia, Lao PDR, Thailand and Viet Nam agreed on Apr 4 a statement on the prior consultation process for the proposed Pak Lay hydropower project, …

Iran’s Zarif Calls Europe Incapable of Bypassing US Sanctions

TEHRAN, IRAN, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Wednesday European powers were incapable of bypassing sanctions imposed on Tehran by the U.S. after it withdrew from the Iran …

Defence Minister Visits Malaysia

(KPL) Minister of National Defence Gen. Chansamone Chanyalath undertook an official visit to Malaysia from Mar 21 to 23.

The visit was his first official visit to Malaysia since assuming …

Thailand’s King Strips Ousted Ex-PM Thaksin Shinawatra of Royal Decorations

BANGKOK Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn has revoked royal decorations that had been awarded to ousted former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra, a document published on Saturday in the royal gazette showed.…

Vientiane Center Organises Blood Drive To Celebrate Its 4th Anniversary

KPL) The high-end shopping hub Vientiane Center, in cooperation with the National Blood Transfusion Centre, Vientiane Rescue 1623 and Vientiane Capital Rescue 1624, is organizing a blood drive and a …

World Journalists Conference 2019 Kicks Off In R. Korea

(KPL) The World Journalists Conference 2019 was launched on Mar 25 in Seoul, Republic of Korea under the theme World Peace and the Role of Journalists to discuss the role …