US and China accelerate its movements in the South China Sea

US and China accelerate its movements in the South China Sea

Beijing/Hongkong: The United States and China, exchanging warnings during the ASEAN and APEC meets have expedited their military activities in the South China Sea. China who has built and militarised more than 100 artificial islands in the South China Sea has started a new military construction in the region. A few days ago, the United […]

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US and China issue warning to each other at the APEC over trade war

US and China issue warning to each other at the APEC over trade war

Singapore: It was evident at the APEC meet in Singapore that the flames of the trade war are intensifying on the international stage. Chinese President targeted the United States by talking about trade protectionism and unilateral decisions. Replying to the Chinese allegations, the US Vice President Mike Pence warned that the trade war will be […]

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China already in possession of South China Sea, warns Philippine President Duterte

China already in possession of South China Sea, warns Philippine President Duterte

Singapore: “China is already in possession of the South China Sea. The United States should avoid any movements that would create tension in this area because China may respond aggressively to such movements. All countries including the United States must be aware of this reality,” warned Philippine’s President Rodrigo Duterte. Recently, US National Security Advisor […]

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President Trump announces the cancellation of US Secretary of State’s North Korea visit

President Trump announces the cancellation of US Secretary of State’s North Korea visit

Washington: Alleging that China is not giving the expected cooperation in the matter of North Korean denuclearization, US President Trump has cancelled the North Korean visit of the US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo. China and North Korea have expressed regret about the decision. In the last few weeks, the United Nations and various other […]

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China proposes joint military exercises to the ASEAN countries without US and others in South Asia

China proposes joint military exercises to the ASEAN countries without US and others in South Asia

Beijing: China has proposed a joint military exercises with the South East Asian countries excluding all the countries outside the region. This Chinese proposal seems to be an effort to check the activities of the United States and its allies in the Indo-Pacific and South China Sea region. China has expressed interest in jointly carrying […]

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US provides defence aid worth $ 300 million to ‘ASEAN’ to counter the Chinese influence, announces Mike Pompeo

US provides defence aid worth $ 300 million to ‘ASEAN’ to counter the Chinese influence, announces Mike Pompeo

Singapore/Washington: ‘The United States has declared an additional aid of $ 300 million with the intention to fulfil its promise of strengthening the security at the regional level in the Indo-Pacific region. We are confident that the United States’ defence cooperation will strengthen further with this aid in the Indo-Pacific region,’ US Secretary of State […]

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ASEAN-Australia special summit: Discusses key points of cyber security, trade, South China Sea, Korea

ASEAN-Australia special summit: Discusses key points of cyber security, trade, South China Sea, Korea

Sydney: Australian Prime Mister Malcom Turnbull assured the strengthening of cooperation with the ‘ASEAN’ by saying, ‘The ‘Australia-ASEAN Summit’ has endorsed the Australian commitment and all-weather friendship towards the ASEAN countries’. The ‘Australia-ASEAN summit’ was organised for the first time on Friday. The summit concluded on Sunday and according to the sources the main points […]

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EU & Japan to discuss trade, tariffs with US

EU & Japan to discuss trade, tariffs with US

Brussels: International movements have gained momentum after the US President issued the trade restrictions ordinance. Senior trade representatives from the EU and Japan met their counterparts of the United States trade department for discussions. This meeting is considered important in view of the fact that the sources had indicated that the US allies may be […]

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‘Will not let China dominate the Asian countries,’ warns Senior US official

‘Will not let China dominate the Asian countries,’ warns Senior US official

Washington: ‘We will never allow the Chinese to succeed in their efforts to expel the United States from Asia. At the same time, we will not allow China to dominate the Asian countries,’ warned Senior US official, Susan Thornton. Issuing this warning while briefing the policy to the ‘Senate Foreign Relations Committee’, she also clarified […]

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