US President Donald Trump, pictured at a White House press conference with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni on Thursday, has thus far failed to shower Asia with the attention it received from Barack Obama. Photo: BloombergUS President Donald Trump, pictured at a White House press conference with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni on Thursday, has thus far failed to shower Asia with the attention it received from Barack Obama. Photo: Bloomberg
US President Donald Trump, pictured at a White House press conference with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni on Thursday, has thus far failed to shower Asia with the attention it received from Barack Obama. Photo: Bloomberg

Southeast Asia finally gets Trump’s attention, with three-summit tour scheduled for November

Trump plans to attend Asean, Apec and East Asia summits in Philippines and Vietnam, yet he will struggle to match the attention lavished upon the region by Obama

Topic |   Donald Trump
US President Donald Trump, pictured at a White House press conference with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni on Thursday, has thus far failed to shower Asia with the attention it received from Barack Obama. Photo: BloombergUS President Donald Trump, pictured at a White House press conference with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni on Thursday, has thus far failed to shower Asia with the attention it received from Barack Obama. Photo: Bloomberg
US President Donald Trump, pictured at a White House press conference with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni on Thursday, has thus far failed to shower Asia with the attention it received from Barack Obama. Photo: Bloomberg
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