The judges asked Myanmar to reply by July 27 to a request that the ICC should exercise jurisdiction over the alleged deportation of Rohingya to Bangladesh.
The effort is among the steps promised by the two countries' leaders to improve relations that had deteriorated over the North's nuclear and missile programs.
Kim Jong Un and Xi Jinping assessed the historic meeting Kim had with US President Donald Trump last week and exchanged opinions on ways to resolve the issue of denuclearization.
Thailand has introduced a raft of modern technologies to crack down on abuses in its multibillion-dollar fishing industry.
Britain and France should make clear there will be no "business as usual" until Thailand’s PM holds a fair election, a rights group says.
Activists hope video conferencing could boost convictions in trafficking cases.
Protesters fear that leases may be snapped up by investors from powerful neighbor China, with which Vietnam has a rocky history.
The Crown Property Bureau said its assets will now be “subject to the same duties and taxation as would assets belonging to any other citizen.”
Singapore said it spent $15 million on the summit, angering some citizens. But marketing experts say the coverage the event generated could be worth more than 10 times that.
Duterte appears to contradict his agriculture minister who had set a 2020 target to produce enough rice to meet the country's needs.
The US and South Korea say the world is much safer after a historic summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un, but critics say the US conceded too much.
Should they succeed in making a diplomatic breakthrough, it could bring lasting change to the security landscape of northeast Asia.
Key gaps remain over what denuclearization would entail for two countries that have been enemies since the 1950-1953 Korean War.
Mahathir told an international seminar in Tokyo that different economies needed different rules in order to compete fairly with giants such as the US and China.
The recent felling of a prized rosewood tree underscores the challenge of protecting Cambodia's forests, which researchers say are rapidly disappearing.