TOKYO (AP) — In what was supposed to be a warm reunion, Vice President Joe Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping meet instead Wednesday in a climate fraught with tension over an airspace dispute that has put Asia on edge. A day before...Show More Summary
During a tour of the Japanese Internet company DeNA on Tuesday, Vice President Joe Biden asked a group of women if their "husbands like [them] working full-time." Biden made the comments as he sat with five young women at the DeNA cafeteria, according to a White House pool report. Show More Summary
Vice President Joe Biden visited Japan on Tuesday in an attempt to quell tensions between Japan and China – and, in the process, he proceeded to gaffe his way around the nation. After stepping off the plane and meeting new ambassador...Show More Summary
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TOKYO (AP) — Seeking to soothe an anxious ally, the U.S. voiced solidarity with Japan on Tuesday against China's claim to airspace over disputed islands, vowing not to tolerate the aggressive move as U.S. Vice President Joe Biden prepared to deliver that message personally to Beijing.
Vice President Joe Biden sharply criticized China’s attempt to claim sovereignty over disputed parts of the East China Sea, in remarks Tuesday showing unity with American ally Japan. “This action has raised regional tensions and increased...Show More Summary
TOKYO (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden says the U.S. is deeply concerned about China's attempt to unilaterally change the status quo in the East China Sea.
TOKYO (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden sought Tuesday to reassure anxious Japanese leaders that the U.S. stands firmly behind Japan's security, as a messy regional spat with China loomed over the first day of his weeklong trip to Asi...
TOKYO (AP) — U.S. Vice President Joe Biden is being pulled into a messy territorial spat between China and its neighbors as he meets with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (shin-zoh ah-bay) in Tokyo on Tuesday.
From the long-distance perspective of an American, Asia looks like one of the world’s most peaceful places. And it is—for the moment. But when Vice President Joe Biden arrived in Tokyo on Monday, he stepped into what has suddenly become a dangerous diplomatic crisis between China and Japan. Show More Summary
US Vice President Joe Biden urges lowering of tensions between China and Japan as he begins his Asia trip.
Vice President Joe Biden will seek a delicate balance between calming military tensions with China and backing ally Japan against Beijing on a trip to Asia this week that is being overshadowed by a territorial row in the East China Sea. Show More Summary
TOKYO (Reuters) - U.S. Vice President Joe Biden urged Japan and China to lower tensions that have spiked since Beijing announced an air defense zone over disputed islands in the East China Sea, while repeating that Washington was worried by the move.
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden arrived in Tokyo on Monday evening and was met by Caroline Kennedy, the new U.S. ambassador to Japan
Hong Kong (CNN) - U.S. Vice President Joe Biden will visit Japan and China this week as a dispute seethes over Beijing's recent claim of a large swath of airspace in the region. The Chinese declaration less than two weeks ago has prompted a war of words between governments and flights through the contested air […]
(WASHINGTON) — It’s up to Vice President Joe Biden to show that the U.S. effort to realign its gaze toward Asia hasn’t fizzled out. Biden is set to arrive Monday in Tokyo on a weeklong trip to Asia, which is watching carefully to see...Show More Summary
On December 2, Vice President Joe Biden will head to Asia. The news of the visit comes amid rising ensions between China and Japan regarding sovereignty over a group of small uninhabited islands. The ongoing dispute over the islands, referred...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Recent actions by China concerning air space over the East China Sea have worried its neighbors and U.S. Vice President Joe Biden will raise this issue during a visit to Beijing next week, senior officials of the U.S. administrat...
Cyan Inc. (CYNI) UBS Global Technology Conference Call November 21, 2013 05:00 PM ET Executives Joe Cumello – Chief Marketing Officer Mike Zellner – Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Analysts Amitabh Passi – UBS Securities LLC Presentation Amitabh Passi – UBS Securities LLC Okay, thank you everybody for sticking around for day three. Show More Summary
Washington (CNN) - Vice President Joe Biden is known for his unexpected and quirky comments, but this Thanksgiving he's serious when discussing what he is thankful for. "I'm thankful for my personal relationship with the President. There's a real friendship between us, and I have a great deal of respect for him," Biden said in […]