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Indonesian Art Collective Picked to Curate Prestigious Documenta Event

JAKARTA, The influential art exhibition documenta, held every five years in Kassel, Germany, picked an Indonesian contemporary art collective, ruangrupa, as its artistic director, designating the group as the first art collective and the first Asian cu...Read More

Pompeo Promises ‘Significant Announcement’ on US-China ...

STATE DEPARTMENT, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is expressing optimism that trade talks with China aimed at ending tariffs on hundreds of billions of dollars worth of products will be successful."It's never over till it's over, but they've made a...Read More

Report: US, China Close to Reaching Trade Deal

The United States and China are close to reaching a trade deal that could see both sides ending the tit-for-tat war of tariffs that has been escalating since last year, the Wall Street Journal reported Sunday. News of the deal buoyed markets in Asia ea...Read More

Experts: ‘Experience Matters’ in Negotiating With North ...

WASHINGTON, The American team's lack of experience in negotiating with North Koreans, as well as a lack of preparation, may have contributed to the collapse of this week's Hanoi summit between Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump, who favors top-down...Read More

Singapore to Buy US-Made F-35 Fighter Jets

Singapore plans to upgrade a fleet of US-made fighter jets with an initial purchase of four more advanced F-35 models to replace F-16s.The defense minister of the city-state, Ng Eng Hen, told parliament Friday that the price has not been determined.A r...Read More