BANGKOK, Nov 20 (Bernama) -- Nearly 530,000 Myanmar workers have not undergo nationality verification in Thailand, which the process is part of the registration of migrant workers in the country, Thai News Agency (TNA) reported.

MANILA, Nov 20 (Bernama) -- Japan, China, South Korea and ASEAN countries have emphasised the need to pursue an open trading system for the region to allow sustainable growth of trade and investments, Philippine News Agency (PNA) reported.

TEHRAN, Nov 20 (Bernama) -- Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Monday paid a visit to Iran's western province of Kermanshah, where relief efforts are still underway after a massive earthquake that killed 436 people last week, China's Xinhua news agency reported citing the Tasnim news agency report.

NAIROBI, Nov 20 (BERNAMA-NNN-KBC) -- The Kenyan Supreme Court has dismissed two consolidated petitions challenging the fresh Presidential election of Oct 26 saying President Uhuru Kenyatta was validly elected.

MANILA, Nov 20 (Bernama) -- The 10 ASEAN member states are seen to continue attracting foreign direct investments (FDIs), according to the ASEAN Investment Report (AIR) 2017 of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).

HANOI, Nov 20 (Bernama) -- Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has urged the Bangladesh and Myanmar to resolve the Rohingya crisis through bilateral negotiations instead of an international initiative, Vietnam News Agency (VNA) reported.

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 20 (Bernama) -- The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) called on the international community including OIC member states to pay greater attention to the issues of children, especially those living under harsh conditions, on the occasion of the Universal Children's Day today.