Wealthy countries seek land in Cambodia, Madagascar, and Brazil.
The island nation seeks to carve out a bigger role in world affairs as a 'soft power.'
As Beijing talks stall, analysts say North Korea may be waiting for a gesture from Barack Obama once he assumes the presidency.
The New York Fed president is known for his insights on ‘90s international crises.
The fund seeks to soften effects of the financial collapse, but many Asian leaders – citing bad advice from the '97 crisis – are wary of conditions attached to assistance.
Now there’s a move to keep it that way – and perhaps bring North and South Korea closer together.