Central Intelligence Agency Director Mike Pompeo and the CIA team have been operating through intelligence back-channels to make arrangements for the summit, the CNN news channel reported.
Kim, relying on South Korean diplomats to relay the message, requested a meeting with Trump in March, and the president accepted. There was no immediate word on the possible venue for the talks, which would be the first ever between a sitting USA president and North Korean leader.
USA and North Korean officials have reportedly been hashing out terms of the agreement through back channels led by CIA Director Mike Pompeo - Trump's nominee to replace Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.
The timeline for the Trump-Kim summit remains unknown although the South Korean side have said that it would take place next month.
South Korea's presidential office said that the country's defense and foreign ministers and some other senior officials visited Panmunjom together on Friday.
Kim is also slated to meet with South Korean President Moon Jae-in at a border village on April 27.
"I confirm that the United States and North Korea have been holding talks in preparation for a summit, and that North Korea has confirmed its willingness to talk about de-nuclearisation", a National Security Council spokesperson told the FT.
The talks will lay the groundwork for a meeting between Mr Pompeo and his North Korea counterpart, who is the head of the Reconnaissance General Bureau. "It's a good signal that the talks are going back and forth (between the United States and North Korea)".
China and Russian Federation are both permanent members of the United Nations Security Council, which has imposed sanctions on North Korea in a bid to force negotiations with Pyongyang.
The spokesperson would not say who had met with North Korea officials, describing the details as internal U.S. preparations, but added that "a comprehensive, whole-of-government effort in support of the president is actively under way".
CNN reports that Ulaanbaatar, the capital of Mongolia, is also being considered as a potential meeting place.
The economy needs to create roughly 100,000 jobs per month to keep up with growth in the working-age population. Areas that saw job gains included manufacturing , health care and mining, the government report said.
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Longtime NFL executive Bill Polian, now an ESPN analyst, is also on board to help Ebersol launch his fledgling league. Starting on April 17, fans will be able to put down season-ticket deposits on the league's website .
Otherwise, they would be at risk from pro-Assad "sectarian militias", a reference to Iran-backed Shi'ite groups such as Hezbollah. To date, an estimated 150,000 residents of Eastern Ghouta have evacuated to northern Syria.
Orban is expected to continue his economic policies, with income tax cuts and incentives to boost growth, analysts have said. Hungary's National Election Office reports 13.17 percent of eligible voters had cast ballots by 9 a.m. (0700GMT).
The tax is aimed at reducing the consumption of such drinks and levels of obesity, particularly among children . More than 60,000 children had teeth extracted in hospital past year - the equivalent to 141 operations a day.
With plenty of points to be won and lost, the title race is still very much on and Arsenal will be confident of bridging the gap. Defensively, Arsenal have improved since Shkodran Mustafi joined the club in the summer but there is still room for improvement.
Fourteen survivors were still in hospital, with some in critical condition, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) said. There is a stand of trees on the southeast corner of the intersection, limiting visibility of the approach on both roads.
This storm system would pull in some warmer air with highs in the 50s and, at this time, only rain showers are expected. We will need to watch for a changeover from rain to sleet/snow by late afternoon and evening as the temperatures drop.
The S&P 500 industrials index.SPLRCI, down 2.7 percent, had the biggest losses among sectors, though selling was broad-based. US 10-year Treasury yield was last down 2.75 basis points at 2.76 percent, while gold prices went up more than 1 percent.
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Jack Stephens saw red for reacting to a foul from Jack Wilshere before Mohamed Elneny was also sent off for pushing Cedric Soares. Substitute Charlie Austin equalised a minute after coming on but with nine minutes left Welbeck headed in Iwobi's cross.
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