Officials in Washington fear Beijing is going too far in exerting control in a disputed, resource-rich South China Sea.
People in the Philippine Navy are angry about China’s role in a June 9 boat collision, but the Southeast Asian country’s president is taking a wait-and-see stance.
The ruling party, which takes a guarded view toward China, picked incumbent President Tsai Ing-wen Thursday as its candidate in the 2020 election.
China wants to rule Taiwan as it does Hong Kong; mass protests over increased Chinese rule in the former British colony have heads shaking in Taiwan.
After five months of deliberation, Vietnam imposed temporary anti-dumping tariffs of up to 36% on certain Chinese aluminum goods.
A U.S. State Department official visited Manila this week to discuss three more years of anti-terrorism work for restive parts of the southern Philippines.
The US Treasury plans to examine Vietnam further for currency practices, The export-dependent country is expected to avoid any punitive US tariffs.
Defense chiefs from China and the US made competing appeals to 600 delegates from around Asia at a forum over the weekend.
The U.S. Senate is considering a bill that would sanction companies or people who help Beijing expand its reach in the disputed South China Sea.
The coast guard in Taipei said May 21 it will "deepen" South China Sea search-and-rescue cooperation with other countries, which happen to be at odds over sovereignty.
Countries from Australia to the UK send ships to check Beijing’s expansion in the South China Sea, China particularly worries about Japan.
A US Coast Guard cutter trained with Philippine vessels May 14-15 including in a sea tract claimed by China.
Passage in Taipei Friday follows 20 years of LGBT activism, a rarity in Asia where most societies are more conservative.
One carrier would go into use this year, Another is being developed through 2022, an American think tank says.
Nine candidates backed by President Rodrigo Duterte won 12 open Senate seats, according to preliminary results from an overnight vote count.
The Chinese premier once suggested signing the South China Sea code of conduct with a Southeast Asian bloc in 2021.
China says fishing stocks must regenerate, Neighbors who dispute Chinese maritime claims believe Beijing can’t decide on its own.
A Vietnamese conglomerate is developing low-priced handsets for sale in-country despite historic consumer preference for foreign brands.
Filipinos are tipped to vote in congressional races May 13 based on whether candidates have the president’s support.