The Irrawaddy discusses the major developments and implications of the recently concluded third session of the 21st Century Panglong Peace Conference.
The US govt moves to block China Mobile from offering services to the US telecoms market, recommending it be rejected because the govt-owned firm poses national security risks.
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.
Military representative compares Maungdaw to Kosovo; Parliament approves a proposal for the govt to take necessary security measures to prevent terrorist attacks in Myanmar.
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.
Vivian Balakrishnan will meet his North Korean counterpart, Ri Yong Ho, and the president of the Supreme People's Assembly, Kim Yong Nam, during his two-day visit to Pyongyang.
On one side, the words "World Peace" are accompanied by the dove and olive branch motif as well as a rose and a magnolia, the national flowers of the two countries.
Many local and international companies are reevaluating their hiring strategy because of the rising violence.
China will host Iran at a regional summit aimed at avoiding disruption of joint projects as major powers scramble to save Iran's nuclear deal after the United States pulled out.
Trump said on Sunday a US team had arrived in North Korea to prepare for a proposed summit with Kim Jong Un, which Trump pulled out of last week before reconsidering.
Trump's announcement calling off a planned summit came after repeated threats by North Korea to pull out over what it saw as confrontational remarks by US officials.
Trump said there was a "substantial chance" his summit with Kim Jong Un will not take place as planned amid concerns that Kim is resistant to giving up his nuclear weapons.
Islamabad warns of imminent terror threat over Rakhine issue, Union minister tells Parliament.