WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Treasury has blacklisted a hard-line lawmaker of Burma’s ruling party, accusing him of undermining political and economic reforms.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — A European Union official confirms that North Korea has invited its special representative for human rights to visit the country.
BANGKOK (AP) — Asset disclosures by members of Thailand’s military-dominated post-coup Cabinet reveal they are quite well-off, a trait shared with the civilian politicians they accused of corruption.
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are opening higher following big gains in Asia after Japan made moves to rev up its economy
BEIJING (AP) — Investigators in China say they have found more than 200 million yuan ($33 million) in cash at the home of an official suspected of taking bribes, in the country’s largest cash seizure ever.