The only option that has any reasonable chance of success is to pursue a deal similar to the 2015 Iran nuclear accord.
Vietnam PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc is expected to become the first Southeast Asian leader to visit the White House since Trump took office in January.
Joachim von Amsberg says AIIB has become more accepted as a truly multilateral financial institution.
The Asian Development Bank figures that some $26 billion in investment will be needed by 2030 to meet regional infrastructure demands.
Activists says 20 year jail terms send 'chilling message' to Lao civil society and social media to protest rights grievances.
New president wants to revisit a 2015 agreement related to Japan's wartime sexual enslavement of women, which is highly unpopular in South Korea.
Civil society groups are working together on new campaign to end child sexual abuse by 2021 by raising awareness and action to widespread problem.
Documentary about radical Burmese Burmese monk points back to debate about giving him a platform for his hateful views.
Hun Sen claimed Cambodia would be at the forefront of developing technology skills to rival its Asean neighbors.
Takorn Tantasith, secretary-general of Thailand's broadcast regulator, said Facebook had requested the court orders before it would take action but he expected the social media giant would comply with the government's demands.
Experts say the Chinese have brought jobs and higher wages to northern Laos, but have also drenched plantations with pesticides and other chemicals.