Kim Jong Un's volatile brinkmanship may hide careful calculation

North Korean leader could be ratcheting up crisis both by choice and by necessity

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  • Foxconn Chairman Terry Gou visits White House

    Taiwanese iPhone-assembly tycoon likely discussed Toshiba chip unit, US investment

  • Chinese corn returns to Japanese livestock farms after 7 years

    Japanese feed makers see expensive imports as 'temporary solution'

  • Trump spurns Taiwan leader's suggestion of another call

    Angering China would be bad for reining in North Korea, US president says

  • Fonterra takes lead in product safety with new tracking system

    Recent food scandals prompted dairy producer's move to ease consumer concerns

  • Japan pursues currency swaps with ASEAN members

    Initiative to secure yen liquidity in financial crisis, stem yuan's spread

  • The reason for Xi's stiff smile in Florida

    Team Trump sends 'back off' vibes to Beijing behind the scenes

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