February 27, Wednesday, 2019 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Mr. Raja Pradhan and Ms. Mariko Kojima

  1. The president of the United States and North Korea’s leader are set to hold 2 days of talks in Hanoi in their second summit.
  2. British Prime Minister Theresa May is facing criticism after she mentioned for the first time the possibility of delaying the country’s exit from the European Union.
  3. Japan’s antitrust watchdog will begin investigating major online retailers for allegedly squeezing vendors through loyalty-reward programs.