Aggressive China, North Korea pose greatest challenge in Asia-Pacific: US

The other issue that all the nations face is ISIS: A top American commander.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 13th, 2017

Currencies: Aussie dollar, with strong China link, feels pain from North Korea fallout

The Australian dollar, functioning as a proxy for Asia-Pacific currencies, is feeling the pain from the North Korean diplomacy crisis......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 9th, 2017

How the China-North Korea equation is changing

ALL serious governments think, hard, about unthinkable horrors. For America, China and other Asia-Pacific powers, few potential events are as grim to contemplate as a war involving North Korea, or that country’s violent collapse.There are.....»»

Category: useconomySource: economistJun 8th, 2017

Top U.S. Diplomat Urges China to Act on North Korea

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Monday forcefully called on China to stop militarizing islands in the South China Sea, to pressure North Korea and broadly to assume a more mature role in Asia-Pacific stability......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 5th, 2017

North Korea, South China Sea to Dominate Mattis"s Asia Trip

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis arrived in Singapore to reassure allies that the U.S. remained committed to the Asia-Pacific region as the Trump administration grapples with North Korea and China’s assertiveness in the South China Sea......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 2nd, 2017

How the U.S., China, Japan and The Koreas Are Reacting To The Crisis in Asia

China pleaded for peace as heightened tensions in the Asia-Pacific made a military showdown between nuclear-armed North Korea and the U.S. appear more likely......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 14th, 2017

China’s Xi Seeks to Calm North Korea Tensions in Call With Trump

The call came after Trump added to his aggressive tweets. China's President Xi Jinping moved to calm growing tensions over North Korea, telling U.S. le.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 12th, 2017

North Korea"s threats are driving down markets across Asia

KNS/AFP/Getty ImagesStocks across Asia-Pacific markets are lower today amid rising geo-political tensions in the region. It follows a sell-off in overnight markets, as global stocks got the jitters .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 11th, 2017

North Korea Missile Launch Threatens U.S. Strategy in Asia

North Korea’s launch of its first ballistic missile it claimed could reach the continental U.S. raised the stakes for Washington and threatened to shift the decades-old strategic balance in the Pacific......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 4th, 2017

Shipping company adds new service between Asia and Hawaii

APL is adding a new shipping route to its Trans-Pacific service, which will connect Central China, Korea, Japan to Hawaii. The shipping company on Friday said in a statement the new Aloha Express service will deliver cargo from Shanghai, Busan, Sou.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 30th, 2017

Nuclear Korean Crisis No Deterrent As Emerging Markets See Massive Inflows

North Korea nuclear crisis? China making aggressive threats in the South China Sea and the economy slowing down? No worries,.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJun 26th, 2017

Japan seeks to expand arms deals with Southeast Asia

A Japanese defense official said Monday that Japan is seeking to increase its sales of military equipment to Southeast Asian nations amid growing tensions with China and North Korea......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 12th, 2017

Australia Joins Trump In Saying China Could to More to Keep North Korea in Check

China has the greatest leverage over the regime in Pyongyang, Turnbull argues......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 1st, 2017

In Asia-Pacific, only China has more complex taxation than India: Deloitte

Japan, Australia, Indonesia, South Korea trail India in the Asia Pacific Tax Complexity Survey index.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 28th, 2017

War Of Words Escalates: China Blasts "Hyper-Aggressive" North Korea"s "Irrational Logic"

The last few days have seen the unprec.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 4th, 2017

Hi-tech leads Asia shares near two-year high despite soft China, U.S. data

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares rose to near two-year highs on Tuesday as growing optimism over tech industry earnings and easing concerns over North Korea offset softer-than-expected factory readings in China and the United States......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 2nd, 2017

China and Russia, North Korea"s Neighbors, Deny Preparing for War in Asia

Russia and China have denied media reports indicating that the nations deployed additional military forces to North Korea's borders as tensions mount with the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 21st, 2017

Asia Markets: Asia stocks fall on China regulatory crackdown, North Korea tensions

In China, market sentiment worsened over an escalating regulatory crackdown on stock manipulation......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 17th, 2017

Mike Pence aims to reassure allies amid North Korea threat

Pence is visiting South Korea as part of an Asia-Pacific trip.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 15th, 2017

US VP Mike Pence Traveling to Asia-Pacific to Address ‘Problems’

US VP Mike Pence Traveling to Asia-Pacific to Address ‘Problems’ US Vice President Mike Pence is opening his trip to the Asia-Pacific region to address the tensions in North Korea over the tiny impoverished, starving natio.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsApr 14th, 2017

North Korea Would Target US Military Bases In Asia-Pacific; South Korean Presidency If U.S. Attacks

North Korea Would Target US Military Bases In Asia-Pacific; South Korean Presidency If U.S. Attacks.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 14th, 2017