Click for Korea, Forecast

Category: KoreaSubscribe via RSS Feed

Putin backs deeper ties with N Korea after meeting Kim envoy

Putin backs deeper ties with N Korea after meeting Kim envoy

21-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Russian President Vladimir Putin called on Wednesday for deeper ties with North Korea to improve regional security, a day after holding talks with a personal envoy of North [...]
» More

China-S. Korea FTA seen as major threat to Taiwan: Merrill Lynch

21-Nov-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Taiwan is likely to sustain the greatest injury from a recently concluded free trade agreement (FTA) between China and South Korea, given that China is one of Taiwan’s [...]
» More

N Korea May Be Restarting Nuclear Plant With Bomb Making Capabilities

21-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Huffington Post | 6:00 AM

For the first time in nearly six years North Korea may be restarting a plant that can reprocess nuclear fuel into weapons-grade plutonium, a US research institute said [...]
» More

Russian foreign minister to have talks with N Korean leader’s special envoy

21-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Itar-tass | 6:00 AM

MOSCOW, November 20./TASS/. Russian Foreign minister Sergei Lavrov on Thursday will have talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s special envoy, a high-ranking [...]
» More

Satellite images indicate N. Korea firing up nuke plant for fuel reprocessing

21-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Triblive | 6:00 AM

For the first time in nearly six years, North Korea may be restarting a plant that can reprocess nuclear fuel into weapons-grade plutonium, a US research institute said [...]
» More

Signs N. Korea preparing bomb material amid nuclear test threats

Signs N. Korea preparing bomb material amid nuclear test threats

21-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

New satellite imagery suggests North Korea may be firing up a facility for processing weapons-grade plutonium, as Pyongyang threatened Thursday a fresh nuclear test in [...]
» More

N. Korea threatens to beef up military capability

21-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

North Korea threatened Thursday to bolster its war capability and conduct a fourth nuclear test to cope with what it calls US hostility that led to the approval of a landmark [...]
» More

N Korea Is Making New Threats Aimed At The US

21-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Business Insider | 6:00 AM

North Korea has aimed fresh threats at the United States, reports The Associated Press. Specifically, it is sounding alarms that it will beef up its war capability and [...]
» More

Activity at N Korea nuclear weapons plant: US think-tank

21-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

New satellite imagery suggests North Korea may be firing up a nuclear facility for extracting weapons-grade plutonium, said the US-Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins [...]
» More

N Korea May Be Extracting Plutonium For Bombs, Institute Says

21-Nov-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

New satellite images suggest that North Korea may have removed fuel rods from its five-megawatt nuclear reactor, and could be set to extract weapons-grade plutonium from them [...]
» More

Korea’s Won Drops to 15-Month Low as Japanese Yen Declines

21-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Business Week | 6:00 AM

The won led losses in Asia, falling to a 15-month low, as Japan’s monetary stimulus and the prospect of higher US interest rates weighed on South Korea’s [...]
» More

Korea’s Won Falls to 26-Month Low as PPI Data Disappoints, Dollar Extends Gains

21-Nov-2014 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

The South Korean currency fell to its lowest since September last year on Wednesday as producer prices fell more than expected in October, increasing expectations of further [...]
» More

S. Korea set to mark anniversary of NK shelling of border island

21-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

South Koreans are poised to pay tribute to soldiers killed in North Korea’s artillery shelling of a western border island four years ago, officials said Thursday, as [...]
» More

N Korea: UN moves closer to ICC human rights probe

21-Nov-2014 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

A UN committee has called for the Security Council to refer North Korea to the International Criminal Court over its human rights record. The human rights committee passed a [...]
» More

N Korea: A case for the International Criminal Court?

21-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Dw.de | 6:00 AM

The UN’s Human Rights Committee has approved a resolution calling for North Korea to be brought before the International Criminal Court on charges of human rights [...]
» More