Asia Pacific · 8:55 AM UTCEXCLUSIVE North, South Korea in talks over summit, reopening liaison office
North and South Korea are in talks to reopen a joint liaison office that Pyongyang demolished last year and hold a summit as part of efforts to restore relations, three South Korean government sources with knowledge of the matter said.
Asia PacificEx Rio Tinto chief Walsh joins Aboriginal group's board
Sam Walsh, a former chief executive of Rio Tinto Ltd (RIO.AX), has joined the board of an Aboriginal group on whose traditional lands in Western Australia Rio Tinto and BHP Group (BHP.AX) have operations.
Asia PacificCeasefire called after three Armenian soldiers killed in clashes with Azerbaijan
Armenia said on Wednesday that three of its soldiers had been killed in an exchange of gunfire with Azerbaijan and Interfax reported that both sides had later accepted a Russian ceasefire proposal to try to calm tensions.