Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Thursday that China will offer 3 billion yuan ($483 million) in aid for Nepal's reconstruction after a massive earthquake jolted the Himalayan country on April 25.
The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Thursday blasted the Republic of Korea (ROK) for supporting the establishment in Seoul of a new UN office monitoring human rights performance of the DPRK.
South Korean President Park Geun-hye on Thursday exercised her veto power to block the revised parliamentary law designed to allow the National Assembly to challenge administrative legislation, the presidential office said.
The president and prime minister of Nepal on Wednesday expressed appreciation for the high-profile attendance by China at the International Conference on Nepal's Reconstruction to be held here on Thursday.
China will announce a package of aid plans for Nepal's post-quake reconstruction on Thursday at the International Conference on Nepal's Reconstruction, visiting Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said here Wednesday.