KUALA LUMPUR (The Straits Times/ ANN) - Police are also seeking three other men, one of them North Korean and two whose nationalities have yet to be identified, to assist in the investigations.
TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Some believe North Korea is nearing completion of a ballistic missile that can reach the US mainland.
KUALA LUMPUR/SEOUL (The Japan News/ANN) - Malaysia has loose protections against North Korean thus agents can easily transfer to third countries.
SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - With its vice chairman in quagmire, Samsung will try to maintain the usual work flow.
KUALA LUMPUR (The Straits Times/ ANN) - Umno agrees with PAS proposal for stiffer sharia penalties; critics say non-Muslims will be affected.
JAKARTA (The Straits Times/ ANN) - Indonesian accused Siti Aisyah asked for her blessing before leaving for 'job' in Malaysia.
SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ ANN) - Pentagon chief tells Defence Minister he values defence ties with Singapore.
TOKYO (The Straits Times/ ANN) - US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson expressed that Washington "remains steadfast in its defence commitments to its allies" on the sidelines of the Group of 20 foreign ministers' meeting in Bonn, Germany.
BANGKOK (The Straits Times/ ANN) - Impending change in law on political parties will give it fewer options ahead of 2018 polls.