The key question is whether North Korea does have nuclear weapons that it can readily use against the United States and its regional allies, South Korea and Japan.
America’s relations with Russia and China are now mired in angst, uncertainty and mutual suspicion.
The Chinese government is doing its best to stop China's bad loan problem from blowing up.
South Korea must seek to strike a balance in its respective strategic and economic relationships.
A flurry of policy reversals in recent weeks suggests Trump has changed his tune from his populist campaign promises. Has he?
The message from the US vice-president was that the US would stay the course and, if anything, act more assertively in preserving stability in the Asia-Pacific region.
Pedal to the office and your risk of an early death drop by over 40%.
Over 70% of Ethiopia's population is under 30 years of age. This can be converted to economic muscle if policies are introduced to tackle the high unemployment levels in the country.
China is now the world's second-largest international investor. Should the US and Europe be scared?
Pollution, poverty, disease and death: future cities will be grim places, unless we do things differently.
In a speech to the National Press Club on Thursday, Gareth Evans lambasted Donald Trump and called on Australia to become more self-reliant.
Regardless of how the US sending an aircraft carrier group to the Korean Peninsula plays out, the international community will ultimately have to accept and learn to manage a nuclear North Korea.
A troublesome 'little brother' is exhausting the sympathy on which it heavily relies.
What happens to China's millions of university graduates.
Beijing wants to build an 'ecological civilisation'.
Why we can expect Xi Jinping and Donald Trump's meeting at Mar-a-Lago to be a success.
The US-China summit is not just a bilateral matter. Countries around the word are closely watching the interaction between a retreating great power and an emerging one.
Among last week's prank stories, one in Pakistan is a perfect illustration of the fears and complexity of its relations with its neighbours.
The Trump administration is facing a tough choice.
The international community – and the U.S. and China in particular – should give serious thought to what might be North Korea's cyberattack equivalent of a nuclear weapons test.