East Asia

Japanese PM to hold first Diet debate
Japanese PM to hold first Diet debate

Japan holds its Diet debate today. A diet debate between the ruling Japanese political party,…

Boao Forum of Asia to open
Boao Forum of Asia to open

The Boao Forum for Asia 2024 begins today. The Boao Forum has been held annually…

China’s top legislative body to open today
China’s top legislative body to open today

China’s National People’s Conference (NPC) will open in Beijing today. The 3,000-member NPC is China’s…

North Korea’s Supreme People’s Assembly to convene

The Supreme People’s Assembly (SPA)—North Korea’s rubber stamp parliament—convenes today in Pyongyang . According to…

Annual Ulchi civil defence drill scheduled to commence

South Korea’s 54th Ulchi civil defense exercise is set to begin today. In the largest…