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Stories with subject: Regional cooperation
  • AP names Fernando Gonzalez deputy news director for LatAm 
    Updated: May-04-16 12:33 pm

    MEXICO CITY - Fernando Gonzalez, a veteran video journalist who has spent more than 30 years covering Latin America and the Caribbean, has been named to a new role as The Associated Press' deputy news director for the region.

  • Japan announces $7 billion plan to develop Mekong region 
    Updated: May-02-16 5:41 am

    BANGKOK - Japan's foreign minister announced a $7 billion initiative Monday to promote development in Southeast Asia's Mekong region, which encompasses parts of Vietnam, Laos and Thailand through which the river flows.

  • Turkey and Iran seek closer economic cooperation story has photos
    Updated: Apr-16-16 1:15 pm

    ISTANBUL - Turkey and Iran agreed Saturday to boost economic cooperation between their neighboring nations, aiming to triple their trade to reach $30 billion annually, Turkey's president said.

  • Defense chief lays out new military aid to Philippines 
    Updated: Apr-08-16 6:27 pm

    WASHINGTON - The U.S. will send about $40 million in military assistance to the Philippines to beef up intelligence sharing, surveillance and naval patrols, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Friday, amid increasing tensions with China over undeveloped islands and shoals in the region.