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North Korea nuclear site shows signs of activity

Satellite pictures show railcars at Yongbyon site, raising concern radioactive material is being transportedWeek-old satellite images show movement at North Korea’s main nuclear site that could be associated with the reprocessing of radioactive material into bomb fuel, a US thinktank has reported.Any new reprocessing activity would underscore the failure of a second summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un in Hanoi in late February to make progress toward North Korea’s denuclearisation. Conti...
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S. Korea's Moon seeks fourth summit with Kim

South Korean President Moon Jae-in is willing to go anywhere to meet Kim Jong Un for a fourth summit, he said Monday, hailing the North Korean leader's willingness to salvage high-stakes talks with the United States. Kim said Friday he was open to a third meeting with US President Donald Trump if Washington offered "mutually acceptable terms" after their second summit in Hanoi broke down in part over Pyongyang's demands for immediate sanctions relief. Moon, who brokered the talks between Washi...
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Trump Backs Third Summit With Kim, Says Relations Very Good

“I agree with Kim Jong Un of North Korea that our personal relationship remains very good, perhaps the term excellent would be even more accurate,” Trump said Saturday in a tweet. In remarks carried earlier Saturday by the official Korean Central News Agency, Kim said he wouldn’t welcome a repeat of the Hanoi summit in February, when Trump walked out without securing a nuclear disarmament deal.
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Kim Jong-un gives Donald Trump until end of year to change attitude to North Korea nuclear talks

Kim Jong-un said the US must change its attitude to talks by the end of this year if there was to be a third summit with Donald Trump. The North Korean leader made the comments during a speech on Friday at a session of North Korea's rubber-stamp parliament, which made a slew of personnel changes that bolstered his diplomatic lineup amid deadlocked negotiations with the United States. His speech came hours after Mr Trump and visiting South Korean President Moon Jae-in met in Washington and ag...
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North Korea's Kim Jong Un says U.S. must change stance, gives deadline

Kim said that he will wait "until the end of this year" for the United States to decide, according to KCNA. "What is needed is for the U.S. to stop its current way of calculation, and come to us with a new calculation," Kim said in a speech to the Supreme People's Assembly on Friday, KCNA said. Trump and Kim have met twice, in Hanoi in February and Singapore in June, building good will but failing to agree on a deal to lift sanctions in exchange for North Korea abandoning its nuclear and missi...
Tags: News, North Korea, Singapore, United States, Kim, Hanoi, Trump, Kim Jong, KCNA, Supreme People s Assembly


Donald Trump floats idea of third North Korea summit despite failed Hanoi talks

US president said he ‘enjoys the summits’ with chairman Kim Jong-un and is hopeful for progress on sanctions and human rightsDonald Trump has said he is considering a potential third nuclear summit with North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un.“We will be discussing that and potential meetings, further meetings with North Korea and Kim Jong-un,” Trump said in the Oval Office at the start of talks with South Korean President Moon Jae-in. Continue reading...
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Trump floats idea of third North Korea summit

US President Donald Trump said Thursday he is considering a potential third nuclear summit with North Korea's leader. "We will be discussing that and potential meetings, further meetings with North Korea and Kim Jong Un," Trump said in the Oval Office at the start of talks with South Korean President Moon Jae-in. A third summit would follow on Trump's historic breakthrough last year, when he met Kim in Singapore, and a follow-up this February in Hanoi that ended without progress in getting Nor...
Tags: News, North Korea, Singapore, US, Kim, Donald Trump, Hanoi, Trump, Oval Office, Kim Jong Un Trump, Moon Jae


Trump, South Korea’s leader mull next step in nuclear talks

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s meeting Thursday with South Korean President Moon Jae-in comes amid uncertainty over whether the leader of North Korea is considering backing out of nuclear negotiations or restarting nuclear and missile tests. It is Moon’s first meeting with Trump since his unsuccessful summit with Kim Jong Un in Hanoi. The […]
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South Korean Leader Looks To Jump Start U.S.-North Korea Talks After Failed Summit

It will be the first meeting for Moon Jae-in and President Trump since the failed summit in Hanoi, which ended with no agreement between Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un on denuclearization.(Image credit: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)
Tags: News, North Korea, Hanoi, Trump, Kim Jong, Saul Loeb, Moon Jae, Jump Start U S North Korea


North Korea's Kim says must deliver 'serious blow' to those imposing sanctions: KCNA

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said his country needs to deliver a "serious blow" to those imposing sanctions by ensuring its economy is more self-reliant, state media Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) said on Thursday. It was the first time Kim stated North Korea's position on the second U.S.-North Korea summit in Hanoi that collapsed in February, and signaled a continued focus on economic development, a strategic direction officially declared a priority last April. On North Korea's position...
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North Korea’s parliament to open as Kim mulls US strategy

TOKYO (AP) — North Korea’s Supreme People’s Assembly is expected to formally approve leader Kim Jong Un’s latest economic policies and possibly endorse a shift in U.S. strategy following his failed summit with President Donald Trump in Hanoi. The assembly is to convene on Thursday. Kim set the stage for the assembly meeting when he […]
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Vietnam: A Diverse Country with So Much to Offer

Vietnam offers a unique traveling experience like few countries in the globe. It offers culture and buzz in its cities, unique environments where you can find yourself heading from the beach to the mountains in a day or less, and hundreds of years of history from a proud and independent people. Backpackers can see a rising, friendly country with delicious food, low prices, and easy transportation. But before you hop onto a plane, how should you prepare? Here are some key tips to help you ensure...
Tags: Travel, Japan, France, Germany, Southeast Asia, Los Angeles, Canada, United States, Italy, Vietnam, Seattle, Hue, Family Travel, Hanoi, Unesco World Heritage, Saigon


The Only Hue To See Hue Part 2

When talking about this country attention often focuses on Hanoi or Saigon as the predominant Vietnamese cities. Naturally this is because they became the central loci of power during the conflict. Sat between is Hue the former capital city. In geographi
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KY eats – Eel Porridge at Mien Luon Dong Thinh, Hanoi

My style of travel usually involves minimal planning with a few points of interests we’d visit, and pretty much winging it rest of the way. After all, it’s always more exciting to have a bit of surprises and a sense of adventure while at a foreign land, isn’t it? Mien Luon Dong Thinh, fancy some eel? This method of traveling was precisely how we ended up at Mien Luon Dong Thinh, we were basically walking around Hanoi looking for a lunch spot and thought whatever that they have right at the stal...
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Kim warned generals ahead of Trump summit, officials say

In one of the clearest signs of just how much Kim Jong Un wanted an agreement at what became the failed Hanoi summit in February with President Donald Trump, CNN has learned that the North Korean leader gave specific orders to his generals to not carry out any unplanned activity in the days and weeks leading up the meeting, according to a senior South Korean official and a US defense official.
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Officials say Kim warned his generals ahead of Trump summit

In one of the clearest signs of just how much Kim Jong Un wanted an agreement at what became the failed Hanoi summit in February with President Donald Trump, CNN has learned that the North Korean leader gave specific orders to his generals to not carry out any unplanned activity in the days and weeks leading up the meeting, according to a senior South Korean official and a US defense official.
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The Endless Travel

It cant be denied the trip to Vietnam is a gruelling one. A sevenhour flight to Doha in Qatar then another connecting hop to Hanoi that weighs in at another six hours. Thats quite a journey. Not one Id recommend you do regularly.Flight 1 on
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The Rest Of Hanoi

Of course theres more to Hanoi than the HCM memorial gardens. The city fair boils with activity. People mill around constantly. Otherwise they sit outside their little businesses on bizarre little chairs or stools. They eat they chat they smoke. But
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Hello Hanoi My Old Friend

So here we are in Hanoi. The capital of Vietnam. It was from here Ho Chi Minh led the Viet Kong to victory in what locals refer to as the American War. You can see his preserved remains in an imposing citadel in the city centre. We didn't get to see him la
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The Endless Travel

It cant be denied the trip to vietnam is a gruelling one. A sevenhour flight to Doha in Qatar then another connecting hop to Hanoi that weighs in at another six hours. Thats quite a journey. Not one Id recommend you do regularly. Fl
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STR: Positive Outlook For Hanoi Hotel Industry

Rapid growth in international tourist arrivals to Vietnam has contributed to a positive short- to mid-term outlook for the Hanoi hotel industry, according to data and analysis from STR.
Tags: Travel, Vietnam, Hanoi, Hanoi Hotel Industry


Operating a business jet to the Hong Kong Sevens

More than 120,000 spectators from around the globe will be attending this year’s Hong Kong Sevens, a tournament on the World Rugby Sevens Series competition. So whether you’ll be in the crowd cheering on your team, or operating a business jet to the region for other business, you need to plan ahead to prepare for additional strain on Hong Kong’s already congested aviation infrastructure. Here is what you need to know: 1. What is the Hong Kong Sevens? Considered one of the, if not...
Tags: Asia, Hong Kong, China, Gwen Stefani, Aviation, Causeway Bay, Rugby, Hanoi, Hong Kong Stadium, Manila, DCA, Ga, Hong Kong International Airport, Kaohsiung, VMMC, VHHH


Hanoi

In Hanoi we were staying in an exquisite little place the Essence Spa Hotel right in the heart of the Old Quarter. We had stayed at it's sister hotel here last time the Essence Palace and had enjoyed it so much we booked again not realising there were
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Pompeo hopes for new N.Korea summit in 'coming months'

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo voiced hope that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump will meet again "in the coming months" and make significant headway on ending Pyongyang's nuclear program. "Then the final, fully denuclearized North Korean peninsula can be realized, at which time, as President Trump said, there'll be a brighter future for the North Korean people. A follow-up summit in February in Hanoi abruptly ended early, with Trump heeding his aides and refusing t...
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Jio Health combines online and offline healthcare in Southeast Asia, starting in Vietnam

The internet is often lauded for the potential to increase the impact of a range of primary services in emerging markets, including education, commerce, banking and healthcare. While many of those platforms are now being built, a few are finding that a hybrid approach combining online and offline is advantageous. That’s exactly what Jio Health, a ‘full stack’ (forgive the phrase) healthcare coming is doing in Southeast Asia, initially in Vietnam. The company started out as a U.S-based venture th...
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UPDATE 1-Moon hopes North Korea responds positively to U.S.-S.Korea efforts

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Monday he hopes North Korea responds positively when he meets U.S. President Donald Trump this month as part of efforts to restart denuclearisation talks with the North. Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un failed to make any agreement at their summit in Hanoi in February, leaving Moon with little room to maneuver and exacerbating divisions within his government over how to break the impasse.
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UPDATE 2-Moon hopes North Korea responds positively to U.S.-S.Korea efforts

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Monday he hopes North Korea responds positively when he meets U.S. President Donald Trump this month as part of efforts to restart denuclearisation talks with the North. Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un failed to make any agreement at their summit in Hanoi in February, leaving Moon with little room to maneuver and exacerbating divisions within his government over how to break the impasse. Speaking to his cabinet, Moon said he would use the Ap...
Tags: News, Washington, North Korea, Moon, Kim Jong Un, Korea, Donald Trump, Hanoi, Moon Jae, North Trump


Moon hopes North Korea responds positively to U.S.-S.Korea efforts

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Monday he hopes North Korea responds positively when he meets U.S. President Donald Trump this month as part of efforts to restart denuclearisation talks with the North. Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un failed to make any agreement at their summit in Hanoi in February, leaving Moon with little room to maneuver and exacerbating divisions within his government over how to break the impasse. Speaking to his cabinet, Moon said he would use the Ap...
Tags: News, Washington, North Korea, Moon, Kim Jong Un, Korea, Donald Trump, Hanoi, Moon Jae, North Trump


North Korea’s Kim Urged to Restart Talks With U.S. by South Korea’s Moon

“I expect North Korea to respond to efforts made by South Korea and the U.S.,” Moon said during a meeting with his senior advisers Monday in Seoul. Moon is expected to travel to the U.S. next week for his first meeting with the American leader since the Trump-Kim summit in Hanoi fell apart without an agreement advancing North Korea’s disarmament.
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US deploys monitoring aircraft over fears North Korea is preparing to launch rocket

The US has forward deployed a specialist missile reconnaissance aircraft to Japan, apparently out of concern that North Korea is preparing to launch a rocket.  The US Air Force RC-135S aircraft - known as a Cobra Ball - arrived at Kadena Air Base in Okinawa on Saturday evening, the JoongAng newspaper reported on Monday. It flew to Japan from the Indian Ocean base of Diego Garcia after monitoring an anti-satellite missile test conducted by the Indian military.  The US Air Force operates three of ...
Tags: South Korea, Japan, Science, North Korea, China, Russia, US, Kim Jong Un, UN Security Council, Kim, Donald Trump, Seoul, United Nations Security Council, Pyongyang, US Air Force, Indian Ocean