• Friday, Dec 13, 2019
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Xi threatens Taiwan with force but also...

Xi threatens Taiwan with force but also...

East Asia

Wed, Jan 2 2019

Taiwan is China's most sensitive issue and is claimed by Beijing as its sacred territory

Kim Jong Un warns of change in direction...

Kim Jong Un warns of change in direction...

East Asia

Tue, Jan 1 2019

Kim and Trump vowed to work towards denuclearisation and build 'lasting and stable' peace at...

Kim Jong Un sent message to Trump on...

Kim Jong Un sent message to Trump on...

East Asia

Mon, Dec 31 2018

On Sunday, the office of South Korea's President Moon Jae-in said Kim had sent a letter to his counterpart...

Weapons radar row flares up between...

Weapons radar row flares up between...

East Asia

Sat, Dec 29 2018

Tensions have flared since Japan alleged that a South Korean destroyer last week aimed its fire-control...

Canadian detained in China has been...

Canadian detained in China has been...

East Asia

Sat, Dec 29 2018

McIver was the third Canadian to be detained by China following the December 1 arrest in Vancouver of...

North Korea defectors' details leaked...

North Korea defectors' details leaked...

East Asia

Fri, Dec 28 2018

There are 25 such centres across the country which provide support for the roughly 30,000 North Korean...

Ex-China spymaster Ma Jian jailed for...

Ex-China spymaster Ma Jian jailed for...

East Asia

Thu, Dec 27 2018

From 1999 to 2014, Ma used his position at the ministry to help Chinese billionaire Guo Wengui further...

China to try Canadian on drugs...

China to try Canadian on drugs...

East Asia

Thu, Dec 27 2018

China executed a Briton caught smuggling heroin in 2009, prompting a British outcry over what it said...

Koreas' bid to reconnect rail, road...

Koreas' bid to reconnect rail, road...

East Asia

Wed, Dec 26 2018

The two sides will conduct additional joint surveys and design work that could take one or two years...

Eight killed in China as hijacked bus...

Eight killed in China as hijacked bus...

World

Tue, Dec 25 2018

In late November a car rammed into a group of children crossing a street in front of an elementary school...

China accuses Britain, EU of hypocrisy...

China accuses Britain, EU of hypocrisy...

East Asia

Mon, Dec 24 2018

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said Beijing expressed 'strong dissatisfaction...

South Korea denies radar lock on Japanese...

South Korea denies radar lock on Japanese...

East Asia

Mon, Dec 24 2018

On Friday, Japan's defence minister said a South Korean destroyer had locked its targeting radar...

Thousand Koreans sue govt over wartime...

Thousand Koreans sue govt over wartime...

East Asia

Thu, Dec 20 2018

A group of 1,103 former forced labourers and their families said it had filed a lawsuit demanding the...

Japan approves defence plan including...

Japan approves defence plan including...

East Asia

Tue, Dec 18 2018

Japan says the secretive expansion of China's military footprint creates strong concerns in the...

North Korea condemns US sanctions, warns...

North Korea condemns US sanctions, warns...

East Asia

Sun, Dec 16 2018

North Korea's foreign ministry said in a statement that Washington had taken 'sanctions measures...

China warns Tibetans not to be taken...

China warns Tibetans not to be taken...

World

Fri, Dec 14 2018

The official Tibet Daily said in a lengthy commentary released online late on Thursday the 83-year-old...

China says to suspend extra tariffs...

China says to suspend extra tariffs...

World

Fri, Dec 14 2018

Two Canadians were detained in China on Monday in what many experts say was retaliation for Canada's...

Security, free speech in focus as Seoul...

Security, free speech in focus as Seoul...

East Asia

Fri, Dec 14 2018

Opposing groups have also been vocal in wanting to welcome Kim and calling for more engagement with the...

China probes two Canadians on suspected...

China probes two Canadians on suspected...

World

Thu, Dec 13 2018

Spavor is a China-based business consultant who facilitates trips to North Korea, met with its leader...

North, South Korean soldiers enter each...

North, South Korean soldiers enter each...

East Asia

Wed, Dec 12 2018

North Korea blew up 10 of its facilities in November, while the South tore 10 down on its own side using...

Canada frees Huawei CFO on bail; Trump...

Canada frees Huawei CFO on bail; Trump...

World

Wed, Dec 12 2018

US President Donald Trump told Reuters on Tuesday he would intervene in the US Justice Department's...