PHNOM PENH -- Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi and Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister Hor Nam Hong vowed to strengthen joint efforts towards stronger bilateral relations and closer cooperation in regional affairs.
They made the remarks during their meeting on Monday as part of Wang's visit to Cambodia. (Cambodia-China-Visit)
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MACAO -- Institutional innovation and rule of law are vital to the steady and sustained development of the Guangdong-Macao in-depth cooperation zone in Hengqin, the Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR) government said Monday.
The central authorities earlier this month made public a general plan of building the Guangdong-Macao in-depth cooperation zone in Hengqin, which is located in the southern part of Zhuhai city in Guangdong Province, just across Macao, to facilitate Macao's better integration into the overall national development. (Macao-Hengqin Cooperation Zone)
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TOKYO -- Yukio Edano, leader of the Constitutional Democratic Party of Japan (CDPJ), said the party sought to realize a discrimination-free society that respects diversity, local media reported Monday.
He announced at a press conference the polices that the party would implement if it wins the general election, including offering married couples the option of keeping their surnames separate. (Japan-CDPJ-Pledge)
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KABUL -- The Kabul International Airport will soon be ready for international flights as efforts are underway to remove technical problems, airport director Abdul Hadi Hamadani said Monday.
"The domestic flights have already begun and the international flights would begin soon and efforts are underway to remove the remaining 10 to 15 percent technical problems at the airport," Hamadani said in a video clip as quoted by local media. (Afghanistan-Kabul Airport)