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US hits Chinese firm with sanctions over N. Korea trade

US hits Chinese firm with sanctions over N. Korea trade

28-Sep-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The United States moved to tighten the economic noose around North Korea Monday, charging and sanctioning a firm owned by a prominent Chinese businesswoman for extensive [...]
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S. Korea, Netherlands to hold high-level summit

28-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

South Korean President Park Geun-hye and Dutch prime minister Mark Rutte will hold a summit in Seoul on Tuesday to discuss bilateral cooperation on an array of issues, [...]
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Korea’s 2018 Lunar Mission

28-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Airspacemag | 6:00 AM

Reluctant to identify a viable path forward, US space policy continues adrift while yet another country has identified the Moon as a target of value and set out on a course [...]
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US, Korean navies stage show of force against N Korea

28-Sep-2016 Intellasia | The Hill | 6:00 AM

The US and South Korean navies joined in a show of force against North Korea on Monday, the third such demonstration in as many weeks following Pyongyang’s latest [...]
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Chinese Company Charged with Facilitating N Korea Money Laundering

28-Sep-2016 Intellasia | VOA News | 6:00 AM

The United States has announced criminal charges and economic sanctions against a Chinese company for alleged support of North Korea’s nuclear weapons programme. [...]
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Samsung says recovered over 60pct of recalled Note 7s in Korea, US

28-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Samsung Electronics Co said on Tuesday it has got back more than 60 percent of recalled Galaxy Note 7 smartphones sold in South Korea and the United States, suggesting it is [...]
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Hyundai car workers start first full strike in 12 years

28-Sep-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Tens of thousands of unionised workers at South Korea’s Hyundai Motor staged their first full strike on Monday for more than a decade after negotiations over a wage [...]
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Korea prosecutors seek arrest warrant for Lotte Group chair

Korea prosecutors seek arrest warrant for Lotte Group chair

28-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korean prosecutors asked a court on Monday to approve an arrest warrant for the chair of the Lotte Group conglomerate on suspicion of embezzlement and breach of trust, [...]
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N Korea warns of nuclear war after US bomber fly over

N Korea warns of nuclear war after US bomber fly over

28-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Dailystar | 6:00 AM

The Hermit Kingdom told the UN it is preparing for an apocalyptic conflict with its archenemy after the US flew two Rockwell B-1B Lancer planes across South Korea. Ri Yong Ho [...]
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China probes N Korea bank suspected of nuclear link – Korea paper

28-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Telegraph | 6:00 AM

China is investigating executives of a North Korean bank believed to finance the illicit procurement of arms and materials related to the isolated country’s banned [...]
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China sees N Korean threat

28-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Post and Courier | 6:00 AM

Chinese authorities are reported to be taking measures against a Chinese firm that has helped North Korea’s nuclear programme. That is welcome news. China’s [...]
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US B-1B bomber returns to Guam after staying in S. Korea

28-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

A B-1B strategic bomber returned to its base in Guam on Sunday after a short stay in South Korea that aimed to warn North Korea against any further provocations, military [...]
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Defectors who fled N Korea, sold as brides, want their kids back

28-Sep-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

After fleeing North Korea to avoid extreme poverty and oppression, the young woman allowed a stranger to arrange a marriage for her with a rural Chinese farmer because she [...]
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India overtakes Korea in automobile production

28-Sep-2016 Intellasia | RT | 6:00 AM

With 2.57 million cars produced in the first seven months of the year, India has become the world’s fifth-largest carmaker. For the first time in a decade, South Korea [...]
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Three missing after S. Korea helicopter crashes at sea

Three missing after S. Korea helicopter crashes at sea

27-Sep-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 8:05 AM

Three people were missing after a South Korean naval helicopter crashed into the sea off the country’s east coast Monday night during a joint military drill with the [...]
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