Secretary of State Clinton announced new North Korea sanctions Wednesday, but many experts doubt the measures will persuade North Korea to resume talks over its nuclear program.
07/21/2010 04:50 pm
Flipper bridge: In Hong Kong, people drive on the left. In mainland China, they drive on the right. A Dutch architectural firm has proposed a solution for traffic between the two places.
06/17/2010 04:45 pm
Rare new photos have emerged of Kim Jong-il's son, Kim Jong-un.The leader of North Korea may be getting ready to hand over power to his youngest son, who watches NBA basketball and went to school in Switzerland.
06/08/2010 02:07 pm
In a rare meeting of parliament Monday, North Korea's leader Kim Jong-il increased the political influence of his brother-in law. The move is seen as supporting the leader's heir apparent – his youngest son – and curbing any power plays within the military.
06/07/2010 02:37 pm
South Korea's President Lee Myung-bak may specifically blame North Korea's President Kim Jong-il for the Cheonan warship sinking on March 26. On Monday, President Lee plans to give a speech outlining his nation's response to the North Korea torpedo attack.
05/23/2010 02:53 pm
A growing number of conservationists in ultra-urban Hong Kong are acting to save the city’s natural heritage, including a pink dolphin population that swims in the brackish waters to the north.
04/20/2010 10:20 am
After weeks of Thai protests calling for the government to resign, the country's military chief and electoral commission weighed in.
04/13/2010 09:37 am
Like Dubai at the beginning of last year, China is now reaching the peak of a bubble.
01/21/2010 12:41 pm
From personalized development plans to comprehensive wellness programs, some of America's top companies excel through treating their employees excellently.
12/08/2009 12:00 am
The authorities have launched a pilot project allowing some trade in renminbi. It comes as top US and Chinese officials wrap up a summit on economic coordination Tuesday.
07/28/2009 01:00 am