U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Thursday (Nov 15) President Donald Trump plans to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in the new year but won't repeat past mistakes of allowing promises to be broken on pledges to end arms programmes.
The relationship between the United States and China has profound implications for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said on Thursday (Nov 15).
Rapid population growth and poor infrastructure have put two out of three cities in Africa at "extreme risk" of the threats posed by climate change, according to a new analysis released on Wednesday.
Formed by 10 member states in South East Asia, the 51-year-old Association holds many interesting facts that you might know little about.
China and Singapore have signed a slew of agreements, including the upgrade of a bilateral free trade pact, which will allow greater market access for Singapore companies.
Economic ministers from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on Monday (Nov 12) signed an agreement to facilitate cross-border e-commerce transactions within the region.
In perhaps the most historic milestone of the 2018 mid-term elections, the United States Congress will soon welcome its first two Native American women members.
A group of United Nations agencies has issued a joint statement calling for a ban on tests meant to assess the virginity of a girl or a woman, which is a common practice in at least 20 countries.
After taking India by storm, the #MeToo movement has come to Nepal. Can it bring change?
Senior vice president of mobile product marketing Justin Denison provided a brief glimpse of a concept device made with its "Infinity Flex Display" on stage during a keynote presentation.
Americans head to the polls on Tuesday (Nov 6) for mid-term elections with President Donald Trump's Republican party seeking to retain control of the House of Representatives and the Senate.
China is ready to have discussions with the United States on “issues of mutual concern” and work towards a trade solution that will be “acceptable to both sides”, said the country’s Vice President Wang Qishan on Tuesday (Nov 6) at the inaugural Bloomberg New Economy Forum held in Singapore.
Indonesia's National Transportation Safety Committee (KNKT) said on Monday (Nov 5) an airspeed indicator of a Boeing Co 737 MAX plane that crashed last week killing all 189 people on board was damaged for its last four flights.
The United States is reimposing punitive measures targeting the Iranian oil and financial sectors in what U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called "the toughest sanctions ever placed" against Iran.
President Xi Jinping pledged to widen access to China's economy, as he kicked off the first China International Import Expo (CIIE 2018) in Shanghai on November 5.
Indonesian authorities on Sunday extended by three days the search for victims and a black box from the wreckage of a Lion Air passenger jet that crashed near Jakarta last week, killing all 189 people on board.
The U.N. General Assembly on Thursday (Nov 1) called for an end to the decades-old U.S. embargo on Cuba, adopting a resolution by an overwhelming majority and rejecting U.S. moves to criticise Havana's human rights record.