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Asia

8 Aug
A 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck off Taiwan's northeastern coast on Thursday, the island's weather bureau said. A Reuters witness said the shallow quake shook buildings in the capital, Taipei. The quake...
6 Aug
China threatened countermeasures on Tuesday if the United States deploys intermediate-range, ground-based missiles in Asia and warned U.S. allies of repercussions if they allow such weapons on their territory. Fu...
6 Aug
Japan's Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said North Korea's launch of projectiles on early Tuesday is not an immediate threat to Japan at his regular news conference. Suga said the Japanese...
6 Aug
South Korean Defence Ministry said on Tuesday that North Korea's missile launch goes against the inter-Korean military agreement which was signed on last September to ease tensions on Korean peninsula. South...
5 Aug
Local transport in Hong Kong was hit by major disruptions on Monday because a general strike threatens to paralyze parts of the Asian financial center, with many rail and bus services suspended. It came amid a...
5 Aug
A Myanmar delegation led by the Union Minister for Investment and Foreign Economic Relations, U Thaung Tun attended the 8th Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Intersessional Ministerial Meeting...
2 Aug
Union Minister for International Cooperation U Kyaw Tin attended the ASEAN Plus Three (APT) Foreign Ministers Meeting in Bangkok of Thailand on Friday. Foreign Ministers of China, South Korea and Japan attended...
2 Aug
Three small explosions, one possibly a homemade bomb, injured three people in Bangkok on Friday. The first explosions were heard just before 9 a.m. at two sites near central Bangkok. A third blast was heard...
2 Aug
Local departments have started to drain flood water and clear roads as the impact of the Typhoon Wipha weakened in south China's Hainan and Guangdong provinces on Thursday. Wipha, the seventh typhoon this year...
2 Aug
North Korea's recent ballistic missile launchings could negatively affect the establishment of peace on the Korean Peninsula, South Korea's Ministry of Unification said on Friday. The Ministry of...

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