Observers hope that the election of Win Myint as the country’s new president could fill a power vacuum within the NLD administration.
Fishing boat personnel trained to use firearms would give Vietnam a new defense against China.
Former President Park Guen-hye was found guilty of abuse of power and bribery at her criminal trial related to the scandal that forced her from office.
In South Korea activists are using the ocean current to send aid to impoverished regions of North Korean.
Tourists are poised to cancel trips to Boracay Island over talk in Manila that the resort island might close for two to 12 months for environmental cleanup.
Human rights groups say Muslims and those of South Asian heritage face added difficulties in regularizing their status.
Prime Minster Shinzo Abe was surprised by Trump’s decision to meet with North Korean leader, and by Chinese President Xi Jinping’s meeting with Kim Jong Un.
President Trump will announce a proposed list of tariffs later this week targeting China’s intellectual property theft and technology transfer policies.
In past two decades, country has emerged as one of world's leading source countries for migrant workers, particularly as more powerful typhoons and other harsh weather make life at home harder.
China has cut off two energy projects in a sea it disputes with Vietnam, media reports say, Now a third one is being planned.
Kim Jong Un’s vision of denuclearization might pose a conflict with the U.S. expectation of how to denuclearize the North, experts say.
Exporters in Vietnam may avoid the tariffs paid by Chinese peers, but a Sino-U.S. fight could chill global trade.