Stories By Lorna Shaddick
111 Nov 2014 Tue
Issues on cyber security, human rights, Hong Kong and maritime security will be raised by US President Barack Obama during the bilateral talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping.
230 Oct 2014 Thu
A rise in minimum wage is among issues on voters' minds as mid-term elections are set to be held on Nov 4 in the United States.
311 Oct 2014 Sat
The Liberian community in Atlanta are helping to fight the Ebola epidemic back home by sending medical supplies, raising funds and passing on information on staying safe from the epidemic.
424 Sep 2014 Wed
President Obama said the US stands "shoulder to shoulder" with five Arab allies in its airstrikes against Islamic State targets in Syria. The strikes are aimed at IS targets, as well as a new Al Qaeda-linked group called Khorasan - which US officials said was about to carry out an attack in America.
523 Sep 2014 Tue
Speaking in New York, the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Law also noted that how the United States and China structured their relationship would be of "crucial importance" to Southeast Asia and the world.
609 Sep 2014 Tue
Chinese films rarely achieve commercial success in the United States, and many independent films are struggling to find an audience. The DC Chinese Film Festival in Washington is looking to change that.
701 Sep 2014 Mon
President Obama is visiting Tallinn in Estonia before heading for the NATO summit in Wales. The focus of the discussions in both venues is likely to be the Ukraine crisis, with Baltic leaders seeking reassurance and NATO planning to create a rapid deployment force.