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DIPLOMACY | FOCUS: 5 PACIFIC OCEAN DESTINATIONS IMPLICATED IN KOREAN TENSIONS

In the wake of tensions between the US and North Korea, and the subsequent scrambling of millions to find Guam on a map, we take a look at five Pacific Ocean destinations that could become flash points in the ongoing spat.

JAKARTA-MOSCOW BARTER ARRANGEMENT

ECONOMY | FOCUS: FIGHTER JETS FOR A CUP OF JOE

In a creative response to western sanctions, one on weapons and the other on certain agricultural products, Russia and Indonesia have struck a deal bartering fighter jets for coffee and palm oil.

CEASE AND DEVOLVE

DIPLOMACY | FOCUS: KENYANS VOTE IN TENSE ELECTIONS

As voters go to the polls in one of the most contested elections in Kenyan history, much more than half-century old personal rivalries is at stake.

RENEGOTIATING NAFTA

ECONOMY | FOCUS: 5 CRITICAL ISSUES TO ADDRESS

From Alaska to Chiapas, the NAFTA agreement is still in force. But all this is set to change next week when renegotiation talks get underway.

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