Nov 01, 2012 09:26 EDT
Bangladeshi fishermen in the Bay of Bengal on Thursday searched for about 130 people missing after a boat sank while carrying Rohingya refugees heading for Malaysia.
Feb 19, 2012 14:12 EST
Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny held talks Sunday with China's Vice President Xi Jinping as the second day of his visit to the eurozone member focused on trade and investment and the signing of a number of bi-lateral deals.
Nov 10, 2011 08:43 EST
Libya's former prime minister Baghdadi al-Mahmudi will get a "fair trial" when he is extradited from Tunisia to face Libyan justice, interim leader Mustafa Abdel Jalil told AFP on Thursday.
Dec 14, 2010 04:01 EST
ADB lends Vietnam $1.1 billion to ease traffic gridlock in Ho Chi Minh City. The Asian Development Bank has approved a $1.1 billion finance package for two major transportation projects that will help ease traffic gridlock in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam's southern commercial hub, the bank said Tuesday.
Oct 01, 2010 18:56 EDT
SJW Corp. taps KPMG audit partner Lynch as chief financial officer, replacing Green. SJW Corp., the parent of San Jose Water Co. and an operator of commercial buildings, said Friday that James Lynch would become its chief financial officer and treasurer, replacing David Green, who resigned on Thursday.
Apr 28, 2010 07:00 EDT
United Nations officials visiting a refugee camp in northern Zambia on Wednesday issued a call for refugees from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to return home.