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In Cambodia Stalled Chinese Casino Resort Embodies Silk Road Secrecy Risks

BOTUM SAKOR, Cambodia – The Dara Sakor Seashore Resort seems a long way off the new Silk Road that China is building to connect Asia with Europe. A five-hour drive...

Malaysian Pm Mahathir Says Government Accepted Resignation Of Central Bank Governor

KUALA LUMPUR – Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on Wednesday he had accepted the resignation of central bank governor Muhammad Ibrahim and would meet...

Philippines Duterte Says Will Quit If Enough Women Protest His Kiss

MANILA – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has defended his kiss on the lips of a married Filipino woman in South Korea, and said he will resign if enough women...

Australian Winemakers Press Pm To Visit China Amid Diplomatic Tiff

SYDNEY – Australian winemakers on Wednesday urged Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to visit China to resolve diplomatic tensions blamed for trade obstacles that...

Mexico Minister Sees More Than 50 Percent Chance Of Initial Nafta Deal This Year

MEXICO CITY – Mexico’s economy minister said on Tuesday that he sees a better than 50 percent chance of reaching an agreement in principle on NAFTA this year...

Mexicos Leftist Presidential Front-runner Meets With Business Leaders

MEXICO CITY – Mexico’s leftist presidential front-runner met on Tuesday with leaders of the country’s biggest companies in a session the candidate...

Facebook Confirms Data Sharing With Chinese Companies

WASHINGTON – Facebook Inc said Tuesday it has data sharing partnerships with at least four Chinese companies including Huawei, the world’s third largest...

Oas Calls Extraordinary Assembly To Vote On Suspending Venezuela

CARACAS – The Organization of American States (OAS) on Tuesday passed a resolution to call an extraordinary assembly to vote on suspending Venezuela from the...

Right-wing Duque Holds Lead Over Petro In Colombia Election Poll

BOGOTA – Right-wing candidate Ivan Duque is well-placed to win Colombia’s presidential run-off on June 17, a poll published on Tuesday showed, as he held his...

Oas Passes Resolution To Begin Process To Suspend Venezuela

CARACAS – The Organization of American States (OAS) on Tuesday passed a resolution to begin the process of suspending Venezuela from the 34-member organization...