N. Korean leader Kim Jong-un kicks off 2020 by paying respect to regime’s former leaders

there was no New Year’s address from Kim jong-un but he started off the year paying tribute to his father and grandfather this follows Pyongyang’s declaration of its new path that signals a u-turn to its nuclear and missile tests despite the threat US president Trump showed his lasting trust in Kim jong-un her will he has the […]

Japan to deploy Self-Defense Forces unit to Middle East

in the new year Japan will be deploying a destroyer and two patrol planes to the Middle East to protect its ship to protect its ships as tensions escalate over Iran’s nuclear program under the plan adopted Friday by the Japanese cabinet it will be sending the destroyer to the sea off Yemen and Oman to start operations […]

Whānau grapple with inefficient Kainga Whenua loan process

The Kainga Whenua loan scheme was created to make building homes on Maori land easier, but it’s been an uphill battle for one East Coast whanau. Their experience has been a difficult journey of dealing with multiple agencies. But as Irena Smith reports, it’s an ordeal that’s paid off. The Caddie-Koia family is excited to move in to […]