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Canada and ADB Launch New Fund to Support Private Sector Climate Action and Nature-Based Solutions

The Government of Canada and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) announced a partnership to create a new Can$360 million trust fund (about $255 million).

17 June,2024

Brazil Vice President Visits AIIB to Expand Development Partnerships Ahead of COP30

Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) President Jin Liqun welcomed Brazil Vice President Geraldo Alckmin during a visit to the Bank in Beijing,China on June 7, 2024.

15 June,2024

AIIB Signs USD100 Million Inaugural ‘Blue’ Finance Loan

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has signed a USD100 million (equivalent in CNY) green and blue loan to JC International Finance & Leasing Co., Ltd. (JC Leasing), a member of Legend Holdings Corporation. This is AIIB’s first “blue” loan, focused on ocean and coastal preservation and increasing access to clean water resources.

15 June,2024

Australian Chief of Army Receives Singapore's Prestigious Military Award

The Chief of Army of the Australian Defence Force (ADF) Lieutenant General (LTGEN) Simon Stuart, was conferred Singapore's prestigious military award, the Pingat Jasa Gemilang (Tentera) or Meritorious Service Medal (Military) [MSM(M)], by Singapore President Tharman Shanmugaratnam.

14 June,2024

Biden says he and Macron agree on how to use Russian assets to help Ukraine

US President Joe Biden says he has reached an agreement with French President Emmanuel Macron on how to use profits from frozen Russian assets to help Ukraine.

10 June,2024

Russia Approves Moves to Build Nuclear Plant in Myanmar

Russia has approved the building of a nuclear power plant in Myanmar, according to the UK-based Nuclear Engineering International magazine.

09 June,2024

Putin opens annual economic forum in St. Petersburg

Russian President Vladimir Putin says he wants to expand economic cooperation in what he calls a "multipolar world." He kicked off the annual St. Petersburg International Economic Forum on Wednesday(June 5,2024).

06 June,2024

Zelenskyy thanks PBBM for PH support to Ukraine

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy on June 3,2024 expressed gratitude to Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. on the Philippines’ clear position on Russia’s invasion of Ukraine’s territories and for its support to the United Nations (UN) resolutions.

04 June,2024