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Thai Princess to Run for PM Against Junta Chief

A Thai princess will run for prime minister in upcoming elections, in a...

EU Gives May Glimpse of Brexit Hope in Brussels

British Prime Minister Theresa May came away from a day in an increasingly...

U.S. Democrats Float ‘Green New Deal’ to End Fossil Fuel Era

Democrats on Thursday laid out a “Green New Deal” that would eliminate U.S....

Trump Says He and Xi Will Not Meet Before March

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he did not plan to meet...

Insecurity and Mistrust, The Huawei Dilemma

On a fall day in 2012, Charles Ding, Huawei’s chief representative in the...

POLITICS

BUSINESS

Insecurity and Mistrust, The Huawei Dilemma

On a fall day in 2012, Charles Ding, Huawei’s chief representative in the United States, made his way to Capitol...

Bezoz, Even the World’s Richest Person Couldn’t Stop a Nude Selfie Leak

When Jeff Bezos alleged in a blog post on Thursday that he was the victim of blackmail attempts by the...

Xi Jinping is Left Over an Economic Barrel

If the United States plays the right cards, Xi and China’s Communist Party will face some tough choices. While it...

The Tragedy of Apple

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is one of the richest public companies on the planet. It has nearly $250 billion in cash and equivalents...

POLITICS

Trump Says He and Xi Will Not Meet Before March

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he did not plan to meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping before a...

BUSINESS

Insecurity and Mistrust, The Huawei Dilemma

On a fall day in 2012, Charles Ding, Huawei’s chief representative in the United States, made his way...

Bezoz, Even the World’s Richest Person Couldn’t Stop a Nude Selfie Leak

When Jeff Bezos alleged in a blog post on Thursday that he was the victim of blackmail attempts...

Xi Jinping is Left Over an Economic Barrel

If the United States plays the right cards, Xi and China’s Communist Party will face some tough choices....

The Tragedy of Apple

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is one of the richest public companies on the planet. It has nearly $250 billion in cash...

US Tariffs Injured China, New Shutdown Possible, Says Trump

President Donald Trump has said the U.S tariffs injured Chinese economy and it is paying a big price....

DIPLOMACY

Are Indonesia and Malaysia Ready to Stand up for China’s Muslims?

By now, the scale of the crisis is clear. There are up to 3 million Turkic Muslims – primarily Uyghurs but also ethnic Kazakhs and Kyrgyz – in a vast network of concentration camps in China’s far western region...

ASIA PACIFIC

Australia Push Out a Chinese Communist Party-Linked Billionaire?

This week the Australian government rejected the citizenship application and canceled the permanent residency of the prominent...

POLITICS

Trump Says He and Xi Will Not Meet Before March

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he did not plan to meet with Chinese President Xi...

US & LATIN AMERICA

U.S. Democrats Float ‘Green New Deal’ to End Fossil Fuel Era

Democrats on Thursday laid out a “Green New Deal” that would eliminate U.S. greenhouse gas emissions within...

OPINION

Shutdown 2.0? Trump has Reasons to Avoid a Repeat

President Donald Trump learned over the past month a valuable Washington lesson that old-timers like House Speaker...

ASIA PACIFIC

SECURITY

Indonesia-Russia Military Ties in Focus With Defense Ministers Meeting

The high-level meeting spotlighted some of the activities both sides are exploring for their future military ties. Earlier this week,...

North Korea Protecting Nuclear Missiles, U.N. Monitors Say, Ahead of Summit Talks

North Korea is working to ensure its nuclear and ballistic missile capabilities cannot be destroyed by military strikes, U.N. monitors...

Russia Pulls Out of Nuclear Arms Treaty, Following U.S. Withdrawal

Russia has pulled out of a landmark Cold War-era nuclear weapons treaty, a day after the White House announced the...

Australia Shoots For Bigger Gun Sales

Australia has no plans to tighten scrutiny of its arms trade under a controversial new export drive announced on January...

OPINION

Shutdown 2.0? Trump has Reasons to Avoid a Repeat

President Donald Trump learned over the past month a valuable Washington lesson that old-timers like House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and...

ASIA PACIFIC

SOUTHEAST ASIA

Thai Princess to Run for PM Against Junta Chief

A Thai princess will run for prime minister in upcoming elections, in a stunning twist that pits the high-profile royal...

Indonesia Fight Against Illegal Fishing Listed a Crime

When Indonesian authorities seized a notorious fishing boat last April carrying 30 kilometers (18 miles) of illegal gillnets,they found they...

Lee Hsien Loong Visits Police Coast Guard in Pulau Brani on Eve of Chinese New Year

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong visited the Police Coast Guard headquarters in Pulau Brani on Monday morning (Feb 4), the...

5 Abu Sayyaf Members Surrender Over Philippine Church Bombing

A senior Abu Sayyaf operative and four members of the militant group believed to be behind the deadly bombing of...

BUSINESS

Insecurity and Mistrust, The Huawei Dilemma

On a fall day in 2012, Charles Ding, Huawei’s chief representative in the United States, made his way to Capitol...

AFRICA

Egypt Unveils More Than 40 Ancient Mummies

They are more than 2,000 years old but remain in “good condition”: Egypt on Saturday unveiled over...

MIDDLE EAST

US, Taliban Agree on ‘Draft of Framework’ for Afghan Peace Deal

Negotiations between the United States and the Taliban, held in Qatar last week, have led to an...

OPINION

Shutdown 2.0? Trump has Reasons to Avoid a Repeat

President Donald Trump learned over the past month a valuable Washington lesson that old-timers like House Speaker...

DIPLOMACY

Are Indonesia and Malaysia Ready to Stand up for China’s Muslims?

By now, the scale of the crisis is clear. There are up to 3 million Turkic Muslims...