Josh Doyle

Josh Doyle

Asia Pacific

Decades of distrust: South Koreans angry at Japan's export curbs

Many people in South Korea have never forgiven Japan for wartime atrocities, resulting in periodic trade disputes.

Decades of distrust: South Koreans angry at Japan's export curbs

Kim Jong Un

Is Kim Jong Un 'supreme representative of all the Korean people'?

North Korean leader awarded himself a new title recently. But the view from Seoul is not that encouraging

Is Kim Jong Un 'supreme representative of all the Korean people'?

South Korea

As Moon heads to Washington, Kim turns to old friend Moscow

South Korean president to hold talks with Trump while North Korea looks for support in the region.

As Moon heads to Washington, Kim turns to old friend Moscow

North Korea

Kim and Trump flip-flop as both sides wonder 'what happens next'

Some analysts say Donald Trump's divergent messages on Twitter are keeping diplomacy with North Korea alive.

Kim and Trump flip-flop as both sides wonder 'what happens next'

Business & Economy

Vietnam's economy races ahead. But can it keep the wheels on?

The US-China trade dispute has given Vietnam growth opportunities but it still has to overcome key challenges.

Vietnam's economy races ahead. But can it keep the wheels on?

Kim Jong Un

Vietnam, and the reasons it might host second Trump-Kim summit

If confirmed, choice of Vietnam as venue will be seen as a highly symbolic move, with something to offer both sides.

Vietnam, and the reasons it might host second Trump-Kim summit

Asia Pacific

Japan-South Korea radar spat shakes stability - when US needs it

Ahead of US-North Korea summit, analysts say latest dispute between neighbours threatens delicate regional dynamics.

Japan-South Korea radar spat shakes stability - when US needs it

North Korea

What next for North Korea-US ties after Kim's China trip?

Sudden visit to Beijing reminder that Pyongyang has other options if rapprochement with Washington fails, analysts say.

What next for North Korea-US ties after Kim's China trip?

North Korea

Trump and Kim ready to meet again, but what's changed this time?

With Trump vowing full denuclearisation and Kim clinging to nuclear arms, real progress relies on will to compromise.

Trump and Kim ready to meet again, but what's changed this time?