Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen hosted a banquet for more than 1,000 local media members and spokespersons for the first time on Saturday evening.
Pakistani Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar has directed the State Bank of Pakistan to repay a loan of 500 million US dollars to the Chinese State Administration of Foreign Exchange (SAFE), upon its maturity on January 23, the Finance Ministry said Tuesday.
Artists from the Huaxia Ancient Music Orchestra of China's Henan Museum performed traditional dances and music here Tuesday night to celebrate upcoming Chinese New Year, or Spring Festival.
Construction began on Tuesday on the six-star Four Seasons Hotel next to legendary Sword Lake in Vietnam's Hanoi capital city.
China on Tuesday was aghast at a Japanese hotel placing a book in its rooms, which denied that the Nanjing Massacre and the forced recruitment of "comfort women" ever happened.