Abe's pursuit of 11-party TPP likely to benefit Japan

Business | FOCUS May 22, 2017

Abe's pursuit of 11-party TPP likely to benefit Japan

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's renewed pursuit of the Trans-Pacific Partnership may eventually benefit Japan as the likely accompanying trade expansion would provide a boost to Japan's economic growth. At their meeting in Hanoi on Sunday, ministers from the 11 TPP countries agreed to complete preparatory ...

Options running out for Malaysia in Kim murder probe

Asia Pacific | ANALYSIS Mar 5, 2017

Options running out for Malaysia in Kim murder probe

Malaysia has reached a deadlock in its probe into the apparent assassination last month of the estranged half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at Kuala Lumpur International Airport. The killing of Kim Jong Nam, who had criticized North Korea's hereditary succession in ...