North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Photo: AFP

Kim Jong-un promises to land ‘telling blow’ against countries imposing sanctions on North Korea

  • Kim also said he would double down on efforts to create a self-supporting national economy
  • Donald Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in will meet in Washington to discuss North Korea
Topic |   North Korea

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North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Photo: AFP
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A Vietnamese worker dismantles a billboard in Hanoi on March 2, 2019, two days after the second US-North Korea summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un. Photo: AFP

Asia Briefing: What next for North Korea? What next in Vietnam’s trade, tech and tourism transformation?

  • In the wake of the failure of the Trump-Kim summit in Vietnam, we analyse what comes next for North Korea and the region
  • We look at Vietnam’s economic windfall from the US-China trade war as well as the huge South Korean tourism trade and its push to become the Silicon Valley of South East Asia
Topic |   North Korea

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A Vietnamese worker dismantles a billboard in Hanoi on March 2, 2019, two days after the second US-North Korea summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un. Photo: AFP
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