World War 3: Russia and Japan Call for Urgent Talks

World War 3: Russia and Japan Call for Urgent Talks






World War 3: Russia and Japan Call for Urgent Talks Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Thursday they were concerned over the deteriorating situation on the Korean Peninsula and called for the quickest restart of six-party negotiations. “The situation on the Korean Peninsula was discussed separately… as in our […]






World War 3: China Prepares

World War 3: China Prepares






World War 3: China Prepares China has started to stage live fire drills and test new weapons to protect its national security (but has not named the threat as North Korea or the USA), the Defense Ministry says. The move has come directly as a response to the USA’s deployment of the US THAAD anti-missile […]






Word War 3: The Latest Update

Word War 3: The Latest Update






Word War 3: The Latest Update Here are the latest developments in the North Korea – USA dispute, a dispute many believe has put the world on the brink of World War 3. While North Korea and the USA remain locked in disagreement the US build up of nuclear readiness is bringing other concerns to […]






World War 3: US Military to Test Nuclear Readiness

World War 3: US Military to Test Nuclear Readiness






World War 3: US Military to Test Nuclear Readiness Tensions continue to escalate between Pyongyang and Washington, with US President Donald Trump continuing to take a hardline stance against North Korea and sending an aircraft carrier strike group to the Korean Peninsula. North Korean state media has responded to Washington’s moves by stating that Pyongyang […]






World War 3: Japan Prepares for the Worst






World War 3: Japan Prepares for the Worst It would take 10 minutes for a North Korean missile to hit Japan, Tokyo estimates, as tensions between the countries grow. Guidelines on what to do if a strike actually happens have been published online and have recently seen a huge surge in interest. “Anything can happen […]






Infrastructure Spending will Continue to Power ASEAN and Asia

Infrastructure Spending will Continue to Power ASEAN and Asia






The Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) annual operations exceeded the $30 billion mark for the first time in its 50-year history last year as regional demand for development finance and knowledge — particularly on infrastructure — continues to grow, according to the bank’s 2016 Annual Report (AR) released today. ADB’s total lending in 2016, including cofinancing, […]






World War 3: Meetings in Japan as Tensions Mount

World War 3: Meetings in Japan as Tensions Mount






World War 3: Meetings in Japan as Tensions Mount Representatives from Japan, America and South Korea have convened in Tokyo to discuss North Korea amid growing concern that the country may carry out another nuclear or missile test, an action the US have said would lead to a pre-emptive strike by the USA. North Korea […]






World War 3: China Key to Peace

World War 3: China Key to Peace






World War 3: China Key to Peace Nikki Haley, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, is not ruling out a U.S. strike against North Korea if Pyongyang tests another nuclear device. In several television interviews today, Haley praised China’s involvement in trying to pressure North Korea to cease missile testing and criticized its leader, […]






Time to Bomb North Korea

Time to Bomb North Korea






Time to Bomb North Korea Over the last week North Korea has repeatedly threatened South Korea, Japan the USA and Australia with a Nuclear strike. Should that happen the parties involved now only have themselves to blame. The world has to stop entertaining the threats like this from countries like Iran and North Korea. It […]






A Nuclear World War III Possible

A Nuclear World War III Possible






The threat of a “nuclear weapon detonation event,” be it accidental or deliberate, is now the highest it’s been since the end of the Cold War, 26 years ago, a UN agency has warned, saying the risk is rising as relations between nuclear powers deteriorate. With over 15,000 nuclear weapons possessed by nine states, the […]






World War III: Japan Navy Joins US Navy to Threaten North Korea

World War III: Japan Navy Joins US Navy to Threaten North Korea






World War III: Japan Navy Joins US Navy to Threaten North Korea Two Japanese Navy destroyers have joined the carrier strike group ‘USS Carl Vinson’ heading towards the Korean Peninsula for a massive show of force as North Korea prepares to mark the 85th anniversary of the foundation of its military. The Japanese warships, destroyers […]






Meeting Asia’s Infrastructure Needs

Meeting Asia’s Infrastructure Needs






Developing Asia will need to invest $1.7 trillion per year in infrastructure until 2030 to maintain its growth momentum, tackle poverty, and respond to climate change. This report examines developing Asia’s infrastructure—defined as transport, power, telecommunications, water supply and sanitation. It examines how much the region has been investing in infrastructure and what will likely […]






World War III: North Korean Plans to Nuke USA

World War III: North Korean Plans to Nuke USA






World War III: North Korean Plans to Nuke USA World War III moved a step closer today as North Korea directly threatened to attack the USA. “In the case of our super-mighty preemptive strike being launched, it will completely and immediately wipe out not only US imperialists’ invasion forces in South Korea and its surrounding […]






Trump Turns Focus to ASEAN

Trump Turns Focus to ASEAN






Trump Turns Focus to ASEAN US President Donald Trump will attend three summits in Asia in November, Vice President Mike Pence said in Jakarta during a visit to the headquarters of Association of Southeast Asian Nations on Thursday. Pence said after meeting the secretary general of Association of Southeast Asian Nations that Trump would attend […]






ASEAN to Meet Trump’s Man

ASEAN to Meet Trump’s Man






The foreign ministers of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) members will meet with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson early next month, an acting spokesman for the Department of Foreign Affairs of the Philippines said Wednesday. Robespierre Bolivar told a news conference that Philippine Foreign Secretary Enrique Manalo will go to the United […]






Hardline Islamists Support Anies Baswedan to Take Over Jakarta

Hardline Islamists Support Anies Baswedan to Take Over Jakarta






Hardline Islamists Support Anies Baswedan to Take Over Jakarta Anies Baswedan could usher in a dark period for Jakarta and Indonesia. Surveys have shown the race tightening to a statistical dead heat, with incumbent Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, an ethnic Chinese Christian, closing in on the man Islamic fundamentalists have backed Anies Baswedan, a troubling […]






President Trump,”We pray for the strength and wisdom for a better tomorrow”

President Trump,”We pray for the strength and wisdom for a better tomorrow”






President Trump,”We pray for the strength and wisdom for a better tomorrow” President Donald Trump delivered his weekly address Friday, noting the celebrations of Passover and Easter. “America is a nation of believers,” he said. “As families gather in houses of worship across the nation, we are grateful for the tremendous blessings of this nation, […]






Peaceful Resolution of North Korea Tension Seen

Peaceful Resolution of North Korea Tension Seen






Peaceful Resolution of North Korea Tension Seen Chinese President Xi Jinping called for a peaceful resolution of rising tension on the Korean Peninsula in a telephone conversation with US President Donald Trump Wednesday. President Trump’s call with President Xi, just days after they met in the United States, came as a state-run Chinese newspaper warned […]






The Trump Travel Ban is Religiously “Neutral”

The Trump Travel Ban is Religiously “Neutral”






The Trump Travel Ban is Religiously “Neutral” US President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban does not discriminate on the basis of religion and was wrongly 2nd-guessed by a federal judge in Hawaii, the Trump Administration said in court documents filed with an appeals court Friday seeking to reinstate the Presidential ban. Last month in Hawaii, […]






Pro-ISIS Group Calls for ‘Lone Wolf’ Attacks on Hit List

Pro-ISIS Group Calls for ‘Lone Wolf’ Attacks on Hit List






Pro-ISIS Group Calls for ‘Lone Wolf’ Attacks on Hit List A pro-Islamic State group released a video that threatens President Donald Trump and about 9000 others who seek the demise of ISIS. The message urges followers to carry out “lone wolf” attacks against those on a list of 8,786 names and “kill them wherever you […]






The Muslim Brotherhood: Peddling Sharia as Social Justice

The Muslim Brotherhood: Peddling Sharia as Social Justice






The Muslim Brotherhood: Peddling Sharia as Social Justice “Allah is our Objective; the Prophet is our Leader; the Quran is our Law; Jihad is our Way; dying in the way of Allah is our highest Hope”. — the Muslim Brotherhood Motto. NOTE: PLEASE URGE YOUR CONGRESSMAN AND YOUR SENATORS TO SUPPORT THE MUSLIM BROTHERHOOD TERRORIST […]






China to Expand Economic Ties Globally

China to Expand Economic Ties Globally






“Opening-up” is one of the most used catch phrases during China’s ongoing “two sessions” — the annual gatherings of the country’s top legislature and the political advisory body. “China’s open door will not close,” said President Xi Jinping during the annual two sessions, vowing the country will keep on opening up on all fronts, and […]






Korea Dumps Park Geun Hye

Korea Dumps Park Geun Hye






Korea Dumps Park Geun Hye In an historic, unanimous ruling today, South Korea’s Constitutional Court formally removed impeached president Park Geun Hye from office over a corruption scandal that has plunged the country into political turmoil, worsened an already-serious national divide and prompted calls for sweeping reforms. It was a stunning fall for Park, the […]






China Speaks Up on Obama Era Hacking

China Speaks Up on Obama Era Hacking






China Speaks Up on Obama Era Hacking “We urge the US side to stop listening in, monitoring, stealing secrets and internet hacking against China and other countries,” Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said during a Thursday news conference, as cited by Reuters. It comes after the Vault 7 publication released by WikiLeaks on Tuesday […]






North Korea Warns of War

North Korea Warns of War






North Korea Warns of War On Tuesday the first pieces of the US missile defence system – Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (THAAD) – arrived in South Korea, reported Reuters. THAAD is designed to detect and destroy incoming missiles from North Korea which threaten civilian populations. Last month US Defense Secretary James Mattis said no […]






China, THAAD and South Korean Business

China, THAAD and South Korean Business






China, THAAD and South Korean Business Beijing has been ramping up retaliatory measures against Korea, especially since Lotte Group decided to sign a land swap deal with the Defense Ministry to provide land for the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense System here last week. The tension between Beijing and Seoul comes at a particularly disastrous […]






Abe Strengthens Grip on Japan

Abe Strengthens Grip on Japan






Abe Strengthens Grip on Japan Japan’s ruling party on Sunday extended term limits for its leaders, a change that gives Prime Minister Shinzo Abe a shot at becoming Japan’s longest-serving post-war leader. Abe would have had to step down as party leader and prime minister in September next year, even if his Liberal Democratic Party […]






China Plans for Future Growth

China Plans for Future Growth






China has set a “reasonable target” for economic growth, said Jia Kang, a national political advisor and chief economist with the China Academy of New Supply-side Economics. China’s year-on-year growth has slowed for six years in a row, falling from a growth rate of more than 10 percent in 2010. The lower target was within […]






China Keeps on Growing

China Keeps on Growing






China beat its annual target by lifting 12.4 million people out of poverty in 2016, official data showed Tuesday. “The progress was partly due to large financial resources, amounting to more than 230 billion yuan (34.33 billion U.S. dollars), earmarked by the central and local budgets,” said Su Guoxia, spokesperson with the State Council Leading […]






President Trump Met With a High Level Chinese Official on Bi-lateral Cooperation’s

President Trump Met With a High Level Chinese Official on Bi-lateral Cooperation’s






President Trump Met With a High Level Chinese Official on Bi-lateral Cooperation’s US President Donald Trump Monday met with visiting Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi at the White House, pledging to enhance bi-lateral high-level exchanges and cooperation in all areas. During the meeting, Yang 1st conveyed greetings to President Trump from Chinese President Xi Jinping, […]






President Trump’s DHS Immigration Guidance “Legally Defensible”

President Trump’s DHS Immigration Guidance “Legally Defensible”






President Trump’s DHS Immigration Guidance “Legally Defensible” The Trump Administration new immigration memos narrow the guidance. and now focus on immigrants who have been convicted of serious crimes, are considered threats to national security or are recent border crossers. Homeland Security Department memos were signed by Secretary John F. Kelly. Under the Hussein-Obama Admin guidance, […]






Video of Kim Jong-nam Assassination






Video of Kim Jong-nam Assassination The low-quality CCTV footage purportedly shows the attack on Kim Jong-nam at Kuala Lumpur International Airport on February 13. A woman wearing a white shirt and blue skirt is seen approaching the man from behind – believed to be Kim Jong-nam – and grabbing his face while spraying him with […]






US Diplomacy: President Trump and Prime Minister Abe to Play Golf

US Diplomacy: President Trump and Prime Minister Abe to Play Golf






US Diplomacy: President Trump and Prime Minister Abe to Play Golf Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and US President Donald Trump will likely spend more time on the golf course than at the White House. After facing off on some divisive issues in Washington Friday, they jeted to Florida, where they will turn to something […]






China is Ready for Growth

China is Ready for Growth






China’s GDP growth was 6.7 percent in 2016 — a three-decade low for the country, but outpacing most other major economies. Reforms in key areas of state-owned enterprises as well as financial and social security are also needed in good time. Wide-ranging measures are needed to regulate property market. The country is battling against pollution […]






Update: Donald Trump “We will win the appeal of Judge Robart’s stay order.”

Update: Donald Trump “We will win the appeal of Judge Robart’s stay order.”






Update: Donald Trump “We will win the appeal of Judge Robart’s stay order.” FLASH: A federal appeals court denied early Sunday the Justice Department’s request for an immediate reinstatement of US President Donald Trump’s ban on accepting certain travelers and all refugees. The Trump Administration appealed a temporary order restraining the ban nationwide, saying late […]






US President Donald Trump’s Immigration Halt Hailed in Middle East

US President Donald Trump’s Immigration Halt Hailed in Middle East






 US President Donald Trump’s Immigration Halt Hailed in Middle East The US President’s measure has had precisely the result he intended, giving succour to those engaged in an existential war against jihadist elements Critics of President Trump’s temporary travel ban on seven Muslim nations should remember the Chinese proverb, “Kill the chicken and let the […]






Race, Religion, Politics: What the World Needs Now, is Love

Race, Religion, Politics: What the World Needs Now, is Love






Race, Religion, Politics: What the World Needs Now, is Love The world is diverging at a rapid and violent rate, Trump, Islam, Black, White, Left and Right, the divergence is polarizing friends, families communities and countries, and it has to stop. The very conversation is breaking down, degenerating in to hate and conflict. Socialism, everyone’s […]






A Warning to Western Governments: You Will NOT Steal Our Heritage

A Warning to Western Governments: You Will NOT Steal Our Heritage






A Warning to Western Governments: You Will NOT Steal Our Heritage We celebrate Christmas and Easter, we eat Pork and enjoy a drink. Our forefathers fought, died and saved the World from Japanese Imperialism, Nazi’s and Communism. Before that our ancestors took a perilous voyage to undeveloped continents and built some of the greatest civilizations […]






China: A Year of Economic Success

China: A Year of Economic Success






At this year’s Spring Festival Xi lauded China’s continued economic growth as well as the deepened reform it underwent in 2016, pointing to improved lives of the people, advanced rule of law and strict governance of the CPC, as well as progress made in the war against poverty. China’s rural population living in poverty decreased […]






Globalization, a New World or a Dead End

Globalization, a New World or a Dead End






Globalization, a New World or a Dead End Economic globalization is at a Crossroad, the next step to be taken by major players will lead to either a New World or a Dead End. The world is a place in time when protectionism, populism and isolationism are on the rise in the developed countries, as […]






China Owns the South China Sea

China Owns the South China Sea






China lays claim to much of the South China Sea, despite competing claims from Vietnam, the Philippines, Taiwan, Malaysia, and Brunei. In square opposition to its neighbors’ claims, China has added to regional tensions by building artificial islands in the sea, complete with military installations. It’s far from the first time that Beijing has clashed […]






China Reacts to Obama’s Hacking Claims, Asks About Snowden

China Reacts to Obama’s Hacking Claims, Asks About Snowden






China Reacts to Obama’s Hacking Claims, Asks About Snowden China has challenged Washington to explain its own global spying activities following US media reports alleging that China is using two Chinese hotels as spy centres, describing the reports as a “groundless” smear attempt. On Wednesday, The Washington Times published an article where it alleged that the 4PLA, […]






Islamic Terrorism in Asia Report

Islamic Terrorism in Asia Report






The South Asia Democratic Forum (SADF), an organisation working to promote freedom, democracy and peace in South Asia and Europe, will be releasing a new report comparing the ‘Muslim Brotherhood’ (MB) and the ‘Jamaat-e-Islami’ (JeI), on December 23, 2016. This report carries out an in-depth study of the origin, ideology and evolution of the MB […]






Asian Regional Cooperation Fuels Growth Momentum

Asian Regional Cooperation Fuels Growth Momentum






Asian Regional Cooperation Fuels Growth Momentum Financial cooperation will bring new growth momentum to Asian countries, given that although there have been visible outcomes in this field, the scale is somewhat limited. “The low-hanging fruit has already been picked in Asian regional cooperation after years of development,” said China’s Vice Finance Minister Shi Yaobin at […]






ADB backs China’s “Belt and Road Initiative” in Central Asia

ADB backs China’s “Belt and Road Initiative” in Central Asia






ADB backs China’s “Belt and Road Initiative” in Central Asia The Asian Development Bank (ADB) supports China’s Belt and Road initiative in Central Asia, as both sides have the common goal to promote regional cooperation and integration. Zhang Wencai, ADB Vice President for Central and West Asia and South Asia Operations, made the remark during […]