April 3, Monday, 2017 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Mr. Raja Pradan and Ms. Yuka Matsumoto

1. U.S. President Donald Trump has stressed that China should work with the United States to put pressure on North Korea.
2. Frantic searches continue in a southwestern city in Columbia, which was hit by massive flooding early Saturday morning.
3. The Bank of Japan’s latest Tankan survey shows more corporate managers feel their business conditions are good.