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N. Korea warns of ‘retaliation of justice’

22-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

North Korea warned South Korea and the United States again of strong “retaliatory” military acts, continuing a two-pronged tactic of pressure on Seoul and [...]
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S. Korea’s top 10 conglomerates using less assets to support biz activities: report

22-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s top 10 conglomerates are making less use of their assets to fuel business activities, affecting their vitality which has retreated over the years, a [...]
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N. Korea blasts Security Council’s criticism of missile launches

22-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Want China Times | 6:00 AM

North Korea will further build up its strength to protect itself if the UN Security Council fails to perform its duty in a fair and just manner, the Foreign Ministry said on [...]
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S. Korea to check if Google deleted personal data as ordered

22-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s telecom watchdog said Sunday it will visit Google Inc.’s headquarters next week to confirm that the tech firm followed orders to delete the personal [...]
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IT industry contributes to preserve Korea’s cultural assets

22-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Korea Times | 6:00 AM

Companies in the local IT industry are working to protect traditional cultural assets here. Be it a part business or social contribution, they are increasingly making [...]
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Chief of Pyeongchang’s organising committee quits

22-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The head of Pyeongchang’s organising committee for the 2018 Winter Olympics resigned Monday, saying new leadership is needed to complete preparations for the games. A [...]
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N. Korea’s top diplomat to attend Asean forum: source

22-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

North Korea’s new top diplomat is most likely to attend a major regional conference scheduled for early August in Myanmar, a diplomatic source in Seoul said Sunday, [...]
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Simple snack pie puts N. Korea in a bind

22-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Abq Journal | 6:00 AM

Perhaps no country perplexes the world more than North Korea. Since the end of World War II, it has created international problems not only for its perceived enemies, but [...]
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N. Korea defends missile tests, warns ‘gangster’ US

22-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

North Korea’s top military body Monday defended its recent missile tests as a legitimate exercise in self-defence, and said South Korean and US charges of provocation [...]
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Korea military chiefs endorse $8.2b development plan for home-built fighters

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

South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff endorsed a plan on Friday for the country to design its own mid-level fighter jet, which a state think tank estimated will cost up [...]
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Korea Redefines Multiculturalism

21-Jul-2014 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

Few countries take multiculturalism as seriously as Korea does. While most countries have vague and ambiguous multicultural policies consisting of either forcing immigrants [...]
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Ukraine Crash Revives Memories of 1983 Korean Air Attack

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

The crash of a Malaysia Airlines jet in eastern Ukraine on Thursday, allegedly after being hit by a missile, brings back memories of other deadly attacks involving commercial [...]
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Helicopter Crash, A Result of ‘Wealth Gap’ Even in the Public Sector?

21-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Korea Bizwire | 6:00 AM

A firefighting helicopter crashed in Gwangju, South Korea, killing all five people on board. The helicopter crashed onto a residential area in the middle of the day, causing [...]
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Germany and Korea readjust their relationships with Russia and China

21-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Washingtonpost | 6:00 AM

During the Cold War, the Soviet Union used every imaginable threat and inducement – including the ultimate prize of reunification – to bring about a neutral [...]
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Busan, Korea’s ‘city of tomorrow’, is most interesting for its past

21-Jul-2014 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

Just as Changwon brands itself the ‘Young City’, other Korean conurbations come with slogans of their own. Seoul, of course, has a few: ‘Hi Seoul, Soul of [...]
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