The Capella Hotel on Singapore’s Sentosa island, where Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un are expected to meet on June 12th. Photograph:  Jonathan Choo/The Straits Times/EPA

Singapore’s foreign minister Vivian Balakrishnan has gone to Pyongyang to prepare for next week’s summit between US president Donald Trump and North (...)

Singapore’s prime minister Lee Hsien Loong: has welcomed US president Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un meeting as “a significant step on the path to peace”. Photograph: Ritchie B Tongo

Singapore’s prime minister Lee Hsien Loong welcomed the decision to host the historic summit between US president Donald Trump and North Korean leader(...)

The St Patrick’s Society of Selangor committee, pictured at the St Patrick’s Ball in Kuala Lumpur, left-right: Fiona Rice, Leigh Ocone, Catherine Farag, Kelly McGowan, Lorraine Gordon, Lynn Maitland, Sarah Wheeler-Tan, Des Morgan, Martha Tee, Ron Anderson, Niall Cahill, Bill Timmins, Nigel McGonigle, Jeffrey Bannister and Ian Clarke.

The Irish have an uncanny ability to immerse themselves at the heart of communities all across the globe. From small rural villages to bustling seasid(...)

This week’s Asia Briefing comes from Chengdu, in the western Chinese province of Sichuan, which is hosting the three-day Fortune Global Forum of busin(...)