Five senior security officials were executed for "enraging" Kim Jong Un, USA Today reports.
The Vietnamese woman suspected of helping to kill the North Korean leader's half-brother was a keen singer.
HANOI, Feb 22- Vietnam on Wednesday named for the first time 11 government, provincial and industry officials as being responsible for one of its worst environmental disasters, caused by a unit of Taiwan conglomerate Formosa Plastics. The Communist Party Inspection Commission's announcement, carried by the government news website, is the first time Vietnam...
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Malaysian police say a female suspect has been detained in connection with the assassination of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's estranged half-brother.
China warned Trump against challenging its sovereignty, responding to reports the U.S. was planning fresh naval patrols in the disputed South China Sea.
Singapore and China make up the lion's share of CapitaLand's asset base, comprising 36 and 45 percent, respectively.
Lanhee Chen, research fellow at the Hoover Institution, discusses the Trump administration's views on trade and which countries we should be watching.
Singapore planted a fresh flag to promote global trade as the wave of the future in its Future Economy report.
Rival power designs about throwing Uncle Sam out of Asia just got more difficult.
One year ago today, the WHO declared Zika an international public health emergency and global infections are still on the rise.
Australia, South Korea and Vietnam are looking to improve their ties with China as U.S. tensions with Beijing appear set to rise under President Trump.
HANOI, Jan 26- Vietnam said on Thursday it would punish four officials over one of its worst environmental disasters, caused by a unit of Taiwan conglomerate Formosa Plastics, in the first action against government officials ten months after the accident. Formosa Ha Tinh Steel, which runs an $11- billion steel plant, polluted more than 200 km of coastline in April,...
The U.S. withdrawal from the TPP will devastate American agriculture, a former U.S. Trade Representative said.
Vietnam has shifted from agricultural commodities to high-end manufacturing, says Bill Stoops, CIO at Dragon Capital.
While Asia is progressing on the integration front, the European Union appears to be unraveling.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte had previously said that he wanted to avoid confrontation with China.
Trump’s surprise win put the kibosh on Asia's late year market rally, but Pakistan shares still managed to be the region’s 2016 star performer.
Clapper submitted his resignation Wednesday evening after more than 50 years of service
But beyond the TPP, the 17 new trade agreements signed by Vietnam mean that private investment is moving along, says Don Lam, CEO at VinaCapital.