The political left in South Korea is now in a strong position from which to pursue a vigorous detente with North Korea. Robert E Kelly tells why.
The Trump administration’s introduction of sweeping import tariffs on steel and aluminum raises the real possibility of a global trade war.
US President Donald Trump has requested the US Trade Representative (USTR) to identify a new list of $200 billion of Chinese goods for slapping additional 10 percent tariffs.
If Abe does not come to the table with North Korea and attempt to resolve the abduction problem, he will likely become increasingly marginalised.
The euro may be approaching another crisis. Italy, the eurozone’s third largest economy, has chosen what can at best be described as a Eurosceptic government.
The Trump administration announced tariffs on Chinese high-tech and industrial imports worth of $50 billion.
Keziah wears a “Chinese dress” to her senior prom and KABOOM! – the Internet is awash with a tsunami of verbal debris about “cultural appropriation”
“Among all unimportant subjects”, said Pope John Paul II, “football is by far the most important.”
Asean and Japan’s senior officials participating in the 33rd Asean-Japan Forum in Tokyo last week reaffirmed the importance of the Asean-Japan Strategic Partnership.
In a transparent vote, FIFA members have made the only logical choice they could while ignoring US President Donald Trump.
The 2018 FIFA World Cup – a carnival for worldwide fans – kicked off last night at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow.
The US-North Korea summit did not empower Kim Jong Un and Peter Van Buren argues imagining the summit as some sort of an award the United States can bestow on a country for ‘good behavior’ is beyond arrogant.
Moments after President Donald Trump shook North Korean leader Kim Jung Un’s hand for the first time, Trump pronounced: “We will have a terrific relationship.”
Trump expresses his satisfaction with the results of the summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
As host yesterday, Singapore projected its trademark diplomatic patience and rationality into the electrifying atmosphere of the Trump-Kim summit, write Alan Chong and Graham Ong-Webb.
Open regionalism remains on track in the Mekong region although there is an anti-globalisation wave and rising protectionism in other parts of the world.
Russia and Cambodia remain good friends and bilateral ties are rooted in the 1980s when Russians gave a helping hand to Cambodians, who had just overcome the hardship of the Pol Pot regime, writes H.E. Dmitry Tsvetkov.
Has North Korea’s ruler, Kim Jong Un, made a strategic decision to trade away his nuclear programme, or is he just engaged in another round of deceptive diplomacy, pretending that he will denuclearise in exchange for material benefits for his impoverished country?
Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived in China on Friday to kick off his first state visit to the country since re-election and attend the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) summit in Qingdao.
Just when it seemed that the G7 leaders had eked out a joint communique and avoided an open rift, Donald Trump, in a stunning Twitter turnaround, retracted his endorsement. It’s probably better that way. DW’s Michael Knigge tells why.