5G-connected robots, cars, drones and virtual-reality gaming sets are among the thousands of futuristic gadgets on display at this year’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. While there is much excitement over how 5G networks will transform our everyday lives, the conference is overshadowed by the standoff between the United States and Beijing over the Chinese telecoms giant Huawei – which the U.S. says could be used by the Chinese government for espionage. Henry Ridgwell has more.
The second summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is set to begin February 27 in Hanoi, Vietnam. As the two leaders prepare to meet, residents the South Korean capital share their expectations. VOA’s Steve Miller reports from Seoul.
U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are due to meet Wednesday in the Vietnamese capital, Hanoi, to continue talks that began last year on a range of issues, most importantly the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula. VOA's Bill Gallo reports from the site of the summit in Hanoi.