Maldives President Abdulla Yameen declared a state of emergency on Wednesday.
As Chinese President Xi Jinping will pay a state visit to Vietnam from Nov 5-6, the first by China's top leader in a decade, let's take a look at earlier high-level exchanges.
The Ministry of National Defense has said on Wednesday that "standalone countries outside the region is completely responsible" for the failed release of a joint declaration by the ASEAN Defense Ministers' Meeting Plus this year.
The new energy bus, equipped with 32 1100-watt solar panels and an electric motor, is able to carry as many as 140 passengers at a top speed of 40 km per hour.
A handover ceremony of emergency relief aid provided by China for the quake-stricken country was held here Tuesday.
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said here Tuesday that his country and China will promote defense and military cooperation in a bid to further enhance bilateral ties.
A total of 10,500 local and international observers have been in place to monitor Myanmar's Nov 8 general election which has entered into a five-day countdown.
The historic upcoming 2015 general election, scheduled for Sunday, will reflect people's genuine desire, Myanmar President U Thein Sein said Tuesday.
Materials including tents and blankets weighing more than 96 tons will be sent to Kabul, capital of Afghanistan, on Nov 3.
Defense chiefs of the Republic of Korea (ROK) and the United States agreed Monday to joint operation plans against nuclear and missile threats from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK).
Premier Li Keqiang has called for strengthened cooperation among China, Japan and the Republic of Korea at the fifth China-Japan-ROK Business Summit.