Japan PM Abe vows meeting with NorthKorea's Kim Jung Un to 'break shell of mutual distrust'
TOKYO (AFP) - Japan 's prime minister Shinzo Abe vowed Monday to 'break the shell of mutual distrust' with North Korea by meeting leader Kim Jong Un face-to-face and restoring diplomatic relations between the two historic foes.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Singapore returns to tighter COVID-19 measures: What's allowed under the new rules?
SINGAPORE: With the recent rise in COVID-19 cases in the community, Singapore has announced tighter measures for about three weeks from Saturday ...
Japan PM Shinzo Abe regains footing with voters ahead of sales tax fightTOKYO (BLOOMBERG) - About six months after facing calls to resign, Japan ese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe finds himself in a relatively strong position ahead of a year with key challenges at home and abroad.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Kremlin downbeat on Japan peace deal chances before Abe visitMOSCOW: The Kremlin on Monday played down the notion that Russia and Japan would be able to swiftly clinch a World War Two peace deal or resolve a ...
Putin, Abe hold summit to break island impasseMOSCOW: Russia and Japan 's leaders meet for talks in Moscow Tuesday (Jan 22) over the disputed island chain that has long prevented a peace treaty ...
Putin, Abe hold summit to break island impasseMOSCOW (AFP) - Russia and Japan 's leaders meet for talks in Moscow on Tuesday (Jan 22) over the disputed island chain that has long prevented a peace treaty to end World War II. But recent rhetoric has dampened hopes of a breakthrough.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Kim Jong-un gives party officials South Korean cosmetics as New Year gifts: report North Korea ’s leader Kim Jong-un has handed out South Korea-made cosmetics to party officials as a New Year’s gift despite the hermit kingdom’s official ban on products from the South, a news report said Wednesday. The North has recently engaged in a diplomatic thaw with the South, while it attempts There's a message here for you UGLY SKoreans !! 😂😂😂
Seoul mayor wants to show Kim Jong Un Han River, Seoul StationSEOUL - If Seoul mayor Park Won-soon were to be the tour guide for North Korea n leader Kim Jong Un during his upcoming visit, he would show Mr Kim the city's longest river and main train station.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Japan's Abe presses Davos crowd to rebuild trust in free tradeDAVOS (BLOOMBERG) - Japan ese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told political and business leaders gathered in Davos, Switzerland, to renew trust in global trade, as he seeks avoid of repeat of last year's tit-for-tat tariffs and trade tensions.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Russia detains 11 protesters ahead of Putin talks with Japan's Abe - monitorRussian police detained 11 protesters outside the Japan ese embassy in Moscow as they rallied against the idea of ceding control over disputed ...
Second Trump-Kim summit needs to deliver 'concrete results', South Korea saysDAVOS (REUTERS) - The second summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korea n leader Kim Jong Un being planned for late February 'will have to deliver concrete results on denuclearisation', South Korea's top diplomat said on Wednesday (Jan 23).. Read more at straitstimes.com. If this is held in sg again i’ll flip tables
Kim Jong Nam trial delayed further over witness statement rowDefence lawyers in the murder trial of the North Korea n leader's half-brother won a challenge Thursday to get access to witness statements but the prosecution appealed, signalling more delays in the long-running case. Siti Aisyah from Indonesia and Doan Thi Huong from Vietnam have been on trial