>> The US North Korea summit scheduled for Singapore next week just took on a touch of glamour. The White House announced on Tuesday that talks between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un will be held on the southern island of Sentosa. What used to be an old pirate hangout, today is a millionaire's playground.
It's an easy drive or cable car ride from the city. Boasting swanky resorts and quiet beaches, a huge water park, and for visitors chasing thrills, a Universal Studios as well. Sentosa may be a holiday hotspot, but experts say security won't be a problem at the proposed venue, Capella Hotel.
>> Capella being on Sentosa, a resort island, makes it easier to cut off without disrupting the rest of Singapore. And even with on Sentosa Island, Capella's location is separate from most of the other hotels as well. So you could really create a safe place for the summit to happen without creating much disruption at all, and I'm sure Capella would be very happy to have it there.
>> Singapore is also taking extra precautions by tightening checks within a special zone, and banning things like public address systems and remotely piloted aircraft. Donald Trump has called the summit a, quote, very important couple of days. He and his team will be working to persuade Kim to shut down his nuclear program, which has developed weapons capable of hitting the United States.
The summit will be the first meeting between a serving US president and a North Korean leader.