Trump Pitches ‘America First’ Trade Policy at Asia-Pacific Summit

DANANG, Vietnam — President Trump on Friday pitched a go-it-alone, “America First” trade policy to a gathering of nations that once pinned their economic hopes on a regional pact...

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Despite Trump’s Pleas, China’s Online Opioid Bazaar Is Booming

SHANGHAI — President Trump is looking to President Xi Jinping to “do something” about America’s opioid epidemic, for which he blames China. That won’t be easy. Buying opioids from China, despite...

Citigroup, 21st Century Fox, Twitter: Prince’s Arrest Touches Many

HONG KONG — With the arrest of Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, the prominent billionaire investor, Saudi Arabia has touched one of the richest and most influential investors in the...

Trump Arrives in Asia With Focus on Trade and North Korea

TOKYO — President Trump on Sunday said he expects to meet with President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia next week to discuss confronting the threat from North Korea, part...

Far From Washington, ‘Uncle Trump’ Finds Fans in China

BEIJING — They call him “Donald the Strong.” They heap praise on his family. They fawn over his rapid-fire tweets. They have even created an online fan club. In America,...

China Deflects Blame for Opioid Crisis as Trump Visit Nears

As President Trump visits China next week, his vow to press for more stringent drug controls may run into resistance from a government loath to accept full responsibility for...

Donald Trump, North Korea, South China Sea: Your Thursday Briefing

Good morning. Here’s what you need to know: • President Xi Jinping of China showered President Trump with hospitality, leading him on a tour of the Forbidden City on...

Trump Sees a ‘Lot of Progress’ on North Korea During Seoul Visit

SEOUL, South Korea — President Trump on Tuesday said he was seeing progress in diplomatic efforts to counter the threat from North Korea, arguing that by showing his willingness...

Inside the Truce Village Where a North Korean Soldier Defected

A North Korean defector on Monday made a bold dash through gunfire across a stretch of the heavily fortified border between North and South Korea: The Joint Security Area...