ROK’s Yoon ‘calls for UN response to DPRK’s provocations’

South Korea's President Yoon Suk-yeol speaks during an inaugural dinner at a hotel in Seoul on May 10, 2022. (JEON HEON-KYUN / POOL / AFP) SEOUL – The Republic of Korea's president Yoon Suk-yeol said the United Nations Security Council should respond in a coordinated manner against the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea's missile provocations, […]

Turkey to tackle security concern in Syria with new operation

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrives for a welcoming ceremony for his Algerian counterpart, Abdelmadjid Tebboune, in Ankara, Turkey, on May 16, 2022. (BURHAN OZBILICI / FILE / AP) ANKARA – Turkey will address its security concerns in northern Syria with a new cross-border operation, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday. Erdogan made the […]

Kazakh leader proposes referendum on constitutional reform

This handout image taken and released by the Kazakh presidential press service on Jan 7, 2022 shows Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev making a public address in Alamaty. (HANDOUT / KAZAKHSTAN PRESIDENTIAL PRESS OFFICE / AFP) NUR-SULTAN – Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev proposed holding a referendum on constitutional reform, his office said on Friday, instead of […]

Evolve Bank & Trust Appoints Davina Bergin as President, SBA Lending Division

Davina Bergin Davina Bergin MEMPHIS, Tenn., April 27, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via — Evolve Bank & Trust (“Evolve”), a leading financial technology solutions provider, announced today it has appointed Davina Bergin as President of its SBA Lending Division. Bergin joins Evolve with more than 30 years of experience in the SBA Lending industry. “Davina’s […]

Sri Lankan president appoints advisory group on debt sustainability

Soldiers secure and cordon off the area near Sri Lanka's President Gotabaya Rajapaksa's home in Colombo on April 1, 2022. (ISHARA S. KODIKARA / AFP) COLOMBO – Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has appointed an advisory group on debt sustainability composed of economic and financial experts, the president's media division said on Wednesday night. The […]