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 March 1 deadline set by the two countries to... Read more »

What Abe Said About 2nd Trump-Kim Summit?

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Wednesday that Tokyo will work closely with Washington to tackle challenges related to North Korea in the run-up to the second summit between U.S.... Read more »

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 Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell learned long ago: Shutdowns... Read more »

Trump’s Battle With The Fed Makes For a Rough 2019

Asia couldn’t be happier that the Federal Reserve just took interest-rate hikes off the table. Yet the region hasn’t seen the last of its troubles from America’s central bank.... Read more »

Trump agrees to end government shutdown without border wall money

U.S. President Donald Trump agreed under mounting pressure on Friday to end a 35-day-old partial U.S. government shutdown without getting the $5.7 billion he had demanded from Congress for... Read more »

Vietnam Says it Has no Information on Any Second Trump-Kim Summit

Vietnam has not been informed about any time or venue of a possible second summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, but is... Read more »

Trump Says He Is Willing to Speak Under Oath to Mueller

President Trump said on Wednesday that he was willing and eager to be interviewed by Robert S. Mueller III, the special counsel investigating Russia’s interference in the 2016 presidential... Read more »

Canada Convinced Trump Will Pull Out Of NAFTA Deal

Canada is increasingly convinced that U.S. President Donald Trump will soon announce that the United States intends to pull out of the North American Free Trade Agreement, two government... Read more »