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Trump vows to tackle N Korea on Asia trip

Trump vows to tackle N Korea on Asia trip

02-Oct-2017 Intellasia | BBC News | 6:00 AM

US President Donald Trump will travel to five Asian countries in November to participate in regional summits, the White House has announced. He will visit Japan, China, South [...]
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Russia says ready to work with N Korea to resolve missile crisis

Russia says ready to work with N Korea to resolve missile crisis

02-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Moscow is prepared to work with Pyongyang to try to find a peaceful resolution to the North Korean missile crisis, the Russian Foreign ministry said on Friday. The comments [...]
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Korea: New generation joins ‘comfort women’ fight

02-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:00 AM

“When I was 15 years old, two men kidnapped me on the street,” says 90-year-old Oksun Lee, speaking through a translator. It was 1942, the height of World War II [...]
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Tillerson to discuss NKorea, Trump trip on 2nd China visit

Tillerson to discuss NKorea, Trump trip on 2nd China visit

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is making his second trip to China since taking office in February, and relations between the two world powers have rarely mattered so [...]
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Who Is Kim Jong Un’s Wife? You Know Melania Trump, Meet N Korea’s First Lady, Ri Sol Ju

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Newsweek | 6:00 AM

As President Donald Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un exchange heated threats, vowing to decimate one another with nuclear weapons, the two men’s wives have had [...]
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Seesaw US-China ties on an upswing as Trump plans trip

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The often difficult relations between the world’s greatest powers, China and the United States, appear to be improving again as the pair work to resolve the North Korea [...]
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This $9.1 Billion Korean Fund Is Eyeing Europe Student Housing

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Student housing in Europe and Australian infrastructure are luring global funds out of their comfort zone, as a South Korean manager of local government employee savings [...]
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Confused by Trump, N Korea contacts ex-US officials

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

The proverbial game of chicken between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has only escalated in recent months, but amid the public name-calling and [...]
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Korea Says It’s Speeding Up Arms Buildup to Counter the North

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

The president of South Korea vowed on Thursday to accelerate efforts to strengthen its pre-emptive strike, missile defense and retaliatory capabilities against North Korea, [...]
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Korea bans all new cryptocurrency sales

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s financial regulator on Friday said it will ban raising money through all forms of virtual currencies, a move that follows similar restrictions in China on [...]
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N Korea claims almost 5 million have signed up to join its already enormous army

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Washington Post | 6:00 AM

North Korea’s state newspaper reported Thursday that 4.7 million students and workers have expressed a desire to enlist or reenlist in the nation’s army, [...]
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Corporate Korea is Far Behind Moon’s Push For Gender Equality

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

The new president’s inner circle has more women, but the bureaucracy and business have far to go President Moon Jae-in came into office in May promising to improve the [...]
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From N Korea refugee parents to the Blue House: meet Korean president Moon Jae-in

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

Arriving at the Blue House, the sprawling executive office and residence of the South Korean head of state, brings back memories. Just a few years ago, CNN was invited to the [...]
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Korea expects more provocative acts by N Korea in mid-October

Korea expects more provocative acts by N Korea in mid-October

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korea expects more provocative acts by North Korea next month, to coincide with the anniversary of the founding of the North Korean communist party and China’s [...]
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Russia and N Korea to discuss nuclear crisis in Moscow

Russia and N Korea to discuss nuclear crisis in Moscow

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Russian and North Korean officials will meet in Moscow on Friday to discuss the North Korea crisis, a move welcomed by the United States, which has been locked in am [...]
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