*Investors relieved as North Korea takes no new missile steps. TOKYO, April 25- Japan's Nikkei share average retook the 19,000 level on Tuesday for the first time in three weeks, buoyed by overseas gains as well as relief that North Korea did not conduct another missile test to mark a military anniversary. Investors had speculated that Pyongyang could launch...
CNBC's Chery Kang discusses the effectiveness of China's exertion of soft power to deter North Korea from developing its nuclear weapons.
CNBC's Chery Kang updates from the North/South Korea border on the escalating nuclear threat from North Korea.
*Investors relieved as North Korea takes no new missile steps. TOKYO, April 25- Japan's Nikkei share average retook the 19,000 level on Tuesday for the first time in three weeks, buoyed by Wall Street gains as well as relief that North Korea did not conduct another missile test to mark a military anniversary. "When the morning passed with nothing from North Korea, the...
Beijing won't intervene on North Korea until the U.S. raises the stakes, explains Sung-Yoon Lee of The Fletcher School at Tufts University.
North Korea's military celebrates its 85th anniversary on Tuesday amid increasing tensions with Washington, reports Chery Kang.
The White House is hosting the entire U.S. senate this Wednesday.
Trump's stance on trade is cause for "much" concern, Yoo Il-ho told CNBC on Monday.
South Korean finance minister Yoo Il-Ho says North Korean geopolitical risks are affecting South Korea's economy. CNBC's Seema Mody reports.
North Korea has reportedly detained a U.S. citizen as tensions rise between the two countries, according to several reports.
President Donald Trump makes remarks while meeting with members of the United Nations Security Council at the White House. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.
President Donald Trump meets members of the United Nations Security Council at the White House.
A US carrier group is heading for the Korean peninsula as Chinese President Xi Jinping calls for restraint between the US and North Korea.
President Trump will host members of the United Nations Security Council on Monday.
Beijing appears to be sending fresh signals about its view on North Korea, in order to convince Trump to take less aggressive action.
Chinese President Xi Jinping called for all sides to exercise restraint in a telephone call about North Korea with U.S. President Donald Trump.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Chinese President Xi Jinping held separate calls with U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday that focused on tension on the Korean Peninsula.
*Euro jumps as high as $1.0940 in early Asian trade. TOKYO, April 24- The euro pared gains after scaling a five-month high against the dollar on Monday after the centrist candidate won the first round of the French presidential election, reducing the risk of an anti-establishment shock in the final round. The euro was up 1.1 percent at $1.0844 by midday in Asia after...
TOKYO, April 24- Japan's Nikkei share average rose to a near three-week high on Monday with broader investor risk sentiment improving after centrist Emmanuel Macron took a step towards the French presidency after the weekend's voting. Latest opinion polls put Macron ahead of Le Pen. The worst case scenario of Le Pen heading in to the final round of voting with...
*North Korea detains third U.S. citizen. SEOUL/ WASHINGTON, April 23- North Korea said on Sunday it was ready to sink a U.S. aircraft carrier to demonstrate its military might, in the latest sign of rising tension as U.S. President Donald Trump prepared to call the leaders of China and Japan.