Passenger aircraft flies across rainbow in Singapore

Passenger aircraft flies across rainbow in Singapore

A passenger aircraft flies across a rainbow over the Marina Barrage in Singapore on March 21, 2017.

Japanese PM ends Italy visit with anti-protectionism pledge

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe ended his visit to Italy on Wednesday, with a pledge to send a strong anti-protectionism message at the upcoming Group of Seven (G7) summit.

S. Korean gov't to attempt lifting of sunken Sewol passenger ferry

The South Korean government said on Wednesday that an attempt will be made to lift the sunken passenger ferry Sewol, which has lain in waters off southeastern South Korea for almost three years.

Singapore's defense ministry awards contract for new Armored Fighting Vehicle

Singapore's Ministry of Defence (MINDEF) has awarded a contract to Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd for the production and supply of the Next Generation Armored Fighting Vehicle (AFV), said the ministry in a statement on Wednesday.

DPRK to convene fifth session of SPA in April

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) decided to convene the fifth session of the 13th Supreme People's Assembly (SPA) here on April 11, the official news agency KCNA reported Wednesday.