Trump may either pull off the biggest peace-making deal in modern history, worthy of a Nobel Peace Prize or he has truly underestimated the size of the task at hand.
However, a rule of thumb when dealing with diplomatic navigations vis-à-vis the Korean Peninsula is to always maintain caution even when situations seem optimistic.
The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) recently signed a renewal of memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Korea Exchange (KRX) that will be in effect until 2023.
The talks come after the North's leader Kim Jong-Un indicated in his New Year's speech that Pyongyang was willing to send a delegation to the Winter Olympics in the South.
The developments have raised hopes that progress can be made toward broader negotiations with North Korea, although significant barriers remain.
Kim Jong-Un used his annual New Year address to warn he has a "nuclear button" on his table, but sweetened his remarks by expressing an interest in dialogue and taking part in the Pyeongchang Games next month.
The Philippine central bank, which has an annual inflation target that’s currently set at 2% to 4%, met its goal 6 times in the past 8 years and the 2 times it failed were because prices were too low.