President Obama meets with Vietnam’s President in Hanoi; at least 65 were killed in a series of suicide bombing in Syria; 18 girls were killed in fire at a boarding school dorm in Northern Thailand, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.
NBC News' Tracie Potts reports on President Obama's 3-day trip to Vietnam where he is expected to promote the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement.
The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) deal will be the main topic of Obama's trip to Vietnam, says Michael Michalak from the U.S.-ASEAN Business Council.
Emphasis is expected to be placed on the Trans-Pacific Partnership Deal and an embargo that prevents Washington from selling arms to Hanoi
Vietnam's private sector would be able to attract more FDI and integrate into the global supply chain, says Virginia Foote, chairman at AmCham Hanoi.
It is too early to cast judgment on Obama's foreign policy strategies, as the ramifications will play out over years, says Chuck Hagel, former Secretary of Defense.
An anti-free trade political culture has emerged in the U.S., which means Congress will likely lack the will to pass the Trans-Pacific Partnership, says Alston & Bird's Eric Shimp.
CNBC's Pauline Chiou reports on expectations of the new Vietnamese administration and the economic road ahead for the developing nation.
"The Chinese people do not want to have war, so we will be opposed to [the] U.S. if it stirs up any conflict," Liu Zhenmin tells CNBC..
After more than half a century at CBS, this legendary reporter died Thursday at his home in Manhattan. NBCNews reports.
Vietnam's stock market will not be able to mature as it is dominated by retail investors, remarks Kevin Snowball from PXP Vietnam Asset Management.
Obama is weighing calls to forge closer military relations with Hanoi against concerns over its poor human rights record.
The bank is turning more positive on Sri Lanka, while downgrading Vietnam to a 'neutral' rating.
HSBC is turning positive on Sri Lanka as a frontier market pick, but it's lowering exposure to Vietnam after the recent rally.
Asia's economies may have been dragged by a slowdown in China, but they'll still power most of the world's growth, the IMF said Tuesday.
China is intensifying its diplomatic campaign to win support ahead of an international ruling over disputed islands, the South China Morning Post reports.
Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia and Laos, all connected by the Mekong River, are blaming China's dams for their current drought. CNBC's Sri Jegarajah has more.
Dragon Capital's CIO Bill Stoops discusses investment opportunities and structural reforms in the Southeast Asian country, with CNBC's Martin Soong.
Vietnam demanded China move a controversial oil rig on Thursday and abandon plans to start drilling in waters where jurisdiction is unclear.
China bashing is popular during election years, but the issues between the US and China are far more nuanced than candidates admit, says Ed Sappin.