Trump in AsiaAn interactive map Scroll down to follow U.S. President Trump's first journey through Asia.
Produced by Joshua Barlow / Text by Lisa Chiu

Friday, November 3, 2017Honolulu, Hawaii - USA

The President visits Hawaii and receives a briefing from the U.S. Pacific Command.

Trump will also tour Pearl Harbor and the USS Arizona Memorial. The memorial honors the victims of the Japanese attack on December 7, 1941 - an event that drove the U.S. into World War II. The memorial preserves and interprets the stories of the Pacific War, from the internment of Japanese Americans to the battles in the Aleutian islands.

USS ARIZONA Memorial in Honolulu, Hawaii.

November 5-6, 2017Tokyo, Japan

Sunday, November 5:
The president will begin his visit to Asia in Japan. A White House senior administration official said Trump will reaffirm the U.S.-Japan alliance as a cornerstone for regional peace and security.

Trump will speak to American and Japanese service members at Yokota Air Force Base, and he'll join Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for a round of afternoon golf.

While in Japan, President Trump will also have a state call with the Imperial Family and then participate in a day of bilateral meetings with Abe.

Abe will host the president for a meeting with families of Japanese citizens abducted by the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea in the late 1970s and early 1980s. Abe also plans to take the president to dinner at Tokyo’s best-ranked teppanyaki-style grill restaurant, Newsweek reported.

Tokyo, Japan.

Monday, November 6:
Prime Minister Abe will host a banquet for Trump and the traveling delegation. The Japanese singer Daimaou Kosaka also known as “Pikotaro”, is scheduled to perform at the dinner, Newsweek reported.

Pikotaro is best known for his viral video “Pen-Pineapple-Apple-Pen” which is reportedly a Trump family favorite. Watch a video of Ivanka Trump’s daughter, Arabella, singing the song.

Apologies in advance—this may be stuck in your head all day. #PineapplePen 🍍🍎🖊

A post shared by Ivanka Trump (@ivankatrump) on

November 7-8, 2017Seoul, South Korea

Tuesday, November 7:
Trump heads to the Republic of Korea, where he will visit American and South Korean service members at Camp Humphreys. He will then participate in bilateral meetings with ROK President Moon Jae-in and attend a state dinner that evening.

Seoul, Republic of Korea.

Wednesday, November 8:
The President will address the Republic of Korea’s National Assembly, where he will celebrate the alliance and friendship between the two nations and call on the international community to join together to put pressure on the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea’s nuclear program, a senior White House official said.

Trump will also travel to the National Cemetery in Seoul to pay his respects to fallen service members.

November 8, 2017Beijing, China

President Trump arrives in Beijing for an official state visit. He will hold a series of bilateral, commercial and cultural events, including meetings with Chinese President Xi Jinping.

President Xi and President Trump are expected to exchange ideas on various issues and implement the outcomes from their previous two rounds of talks, China’s Vice Foreign Minister Zheng Zeguang said.

The DPRK nuclear issue will also be on their agenda, as will trade, energy and economic cooperation, he added.

Representatives from 40 companies are expected to accompany Trump on his first presidential trade mission to China, Zheng said.

The delegation will be convened by U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, a senior White House official said. Trump will seek commitments from China to put more pressure on the DPRK.

Tiananmen Square, Beijing.

November 10, 2017Da Nang, Vietnam

The President will travel to Danang. That afternoon, he will participate in the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Economic Leaders’ Meeting and deliver a speech at the APEC CEO meeting.

In the speech, the president will present the United States’ vision for a free and open Indo-Pacific region and underscore the important role the region plays in advancing America’s economic prosperity.

The president's engagements at APEC will reinforce the U.S. commitment to an equitable, sustainable, and rules-based international economic system based on market principles, a senior White House official said.

Da Nang, Vietnam.

November 11, 2017Hanoi, Vietnam

The president travels to Hanoi for an official visit and bilateral engagements with Vietnam’s President Tran Dai Quang and other senior Vietnamese leaders.

This will be the president's second meeting with Vietnamese leadership following Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phúc's White House visit this past May, which underscores the importance the United States places on its partnership with Vietnam.

Hanoi, Vietnam.

November 12-13, 2017Manila, Philippines

November 12:
President Trump will arrive in Manila to participate in the Special Gala Celebration Dinner for the 50th anniversary of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).

November 13:
The president will celebrate the 40th anniversary of U.S.-ASEAN relations at the U.S.-ASEAN Summit and participate in bilateral meetings with Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte and other leaders.

The president's participation in ASEAN events will advance U.S. leadership in promoting an Indo-Pacific trade and security framework based on openness and adherence to rule of law, a senior White House official said.

Manila, Philippines.
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