When Trump sat down to make the case for peace to North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un, he rolled out what amounted to a movie trailer starring the two leaders.
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.
For the region's military officers, diplomats, weapons manufacturers and spies, there are few livelier places than the lobby of Singapore's Shangri-La hotel around mid-year.
Embassy-owned business was operating in violation of UN sanctions.
Indonesia and India pledge to step up defense and maritime cooperation, with plans to develop a strategic Indonesian naval port in the Indian Ocean.
Not since the 1950-53 Korean War had a North Korean leader set foot on South Korean soil.
Southeast Asian leaders will focus on trade wars, the crisis in Myanmar and security tensions in the disputed South China Sea at a summit this weekend.
Modi has sought to reset ties after disputes over issues including their disputed border with Tibet and other issues.
China's Ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai said US and China should avoid a trade war and that Beijing would prefer to negotiate.
Australian foreign minister’s comments aimed at bolstering Australian efforts to build a coalition against Chinese assertiveness.
The United States will settle for nothing less than permanent denuclearization of North Korea, the official said.
The ambitious long-term goal of securing a free trade deal with the world’s second-largest economy comes as May begins a three-day visit to China.
China has leveraged the initiative to deepen economic and financial cooperation with developing nations.
The Philippines says China reneged on a promise not to militarize artificial islands in the busy South China Sea waterway.