Why Does China Fear Repercussions From North Korea’s Negotiations?

The recent shift in the relationship between North Korea and the United States may have been a good news and sign to a majority of the world, but not to China. It seems China is finding umbrage from being excluded from this conversation between the two powers and feels powerless in determining where the negotiations steer towards. Many Chinese experts fear that North Korea would strive towards lessening its reliance on China and channel these security and trade needs towards South Korea and the United States. This negotiation that is…

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North Korea No Longer Demands Withdrawal of American Troops

Kim Jong-un, after opening up to the possibility of meetings with China and potentially the United States, has demonstrated more efforts and openness towards negotiations of denuclearization with Washington as he withdrew the demand for American troops to clear out from South Korea this Thursday. This decision came as a surprise as North Korea has repeatedly demanded that the 28,500 American troops in South Korea to be removed and refused any negotiations regarding its nuclear developments until it was done. The United States, because of this demand, has been reluctant…

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Potential for Peace? Trump Recruits Mike Pompeo for North Korean Meeting

President Trump seems to be shifting his diplomatic strategies and attitudes towards North Korea, an area that has long been a bit of a political black sheep. He nominated Mr. Mike Pompeo last month to be the secretary of state and planned a meeting between the United States and North Korea in the near future. In fact, he has sent Mr. Pompeo, who is still currently the C.I.A. director, to North Korea to meet with Kim Jong-un. This diplomatic decision is interesting as President Trump has entrusted Mr. Pompeo, a…

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Trump is blocking one of the biggest technology deals in the history

President Trump ordered the Broadcom company that is located in Singapore to cancel or reject its offer of $117 billion dollars for Qualcomm company which could be one of the successful deals in the technology world. President Trump said that the point behind canceling this deal is that it will provide protection to the national security of the United States and proceeding with the deal would affect the security since the other company is located Broadcom in Asia which is known as one of the companies that is competing against…

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KFC Malaysia Shows Support for International Women’s Day

It is always nice to receive news regarding events that celebrate and demonstrate appreciation towards women. In celebration of International Women’s Day, the KFC divisions in Malaysia have appointed a female figure as the new face of the company. The guest of honor in discussion is Claudia Sanders, Colonel Sanders’ second wife whom he met through their former employment relationship. She was employed as a server at Sanders Café, Colonel Sanders’ first dining establishment – as revealed by Business Insider. Subsequently, Claudia became a prominent figure due to her contribution…

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