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South Korea on Monday ratified a free-trade agreement (FTA) with mainland China that would remove most tariffs between Asia's largest and fourth-largest economies.

China came under renewed criticizm Sunday over its rising profile in the South China Sea as it jostled with the United States for regional influence at the conclusion to a week of top-level diplomacy.
China under  fire over sea rows as US courts SE Asia


Japan's defense minister urged Australia Sunday to award a huge submarine contract to his country, saying such a deal would help bolster regional security.
Japan links Australian submarine bid to regional security


U.S. President Barack Obama promised Saturday that Islamic extremists would find no safe haven anywhere, while the leader of Muslim-majority Malaysia branded the Islamic State group as a "new evil" that has blasphemed the religion, and urged world leaders to confront it forcefully.

Indonesia is in talks with Australia about temporarily housing asylum seekers stranded in Indonesia on an island in the archipelago, an official said Friday, but Canberra will reportedly have to cover the cost.

The government has said it signed a marine patrol cooperation agreement with the Philippines earlier this month to formalize some of the existing mechanisms already in place between the two sides in order to prevent future fisheries conflicts in overlapping waters in the South China Sea.
Pact with Philippines signed to ensure end to fisheries conflicts


The United States welcomes a fisheries agreement that was signed recently between Taiwan and the Philippines to address fishing disputes in their overlapping economic waters, an official with the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) said Thursday.

Aggressive action to fight climate change will be a boon for businesses in Asia and beyond, U.S. President Barack Obama is asserting as he reaches for a global climate change agreement he hopes will burnish his environmental legacy.

Philippine President Benigno Aquino promised to be the "perfect host" to all leaders attending a regional summit, but a long and lonely red carpet welcome walk for China's Xi Jinping on Wednesday betrayed their nations' icy ties.

U.S. President Barack Obama on Tuesday offered the Philippines a warship as part of a US$250-million aid package to Southeast Asian allies worried about Chinese efforts to control the South China Sea.
Obama offers SE Asian allies military aid as China tensions rise


Tensions with China and the Paris attacks could upstage trade issues at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit, being held under extra-heavy security in the Philippine capital this week.
US-China rivalry, Paris attack in spotlight at summit


Two U.S. B-52 bombers flew close to disputed islands in the South China Sea claimed by Beijing and were given verbal warnings from a Chinese air traffic controller, the U.S. Defense Department (DoD) said Thursday.

Presidential Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) said Friday that the government is determined to help local banks extend their reach into the booming Southeast Asian market.

Mainland China leader Xi Jinping will attend an Asia-Pacific summit in the Philippines next week, officials said Monday, quashing the host's concerns he would snub the event over a territorial dispute.
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