Politics & Economy

North Korea vows to get to the bottom of abductions: Abe

TOKYO -- North Korea says its ongoing probe into kidnappings of Japanese nationals will not adhere to past findings but take "a new perspective" and "leave no stone unturned," Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Thursday. North Korean officials said t...

Economeister

George Magnus: China's global financial diplomacy moves into higher but uncertain gear

November will be a busy time for summitry in Asia. The second week of the month will see t...

Geopolitico

Brahma Chellaney: A broken international system?

Three upcoming summits -- the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation meeting in Beijing, the an...

Abenomics

Former Economist editor Emmott says Abenomics is on the brink

LONDON -- It has been a year and a half since Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's administration l...

Thai Turmoil

All the generals' men -- and two women: Thailand's new interim cabinet

BANGKOK -- Thailand's military leaders put another crucial element of their interim admini...

Changing India

India's Modinomics picks up speed on a bumpy road

TOKYO -- Modinomics is gathering steam. India's government has implemented a string of eco...