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N.K. to further extol its leader, engage in powerful provocations next year: experts

24-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

North Korea will likely make 2017 the pinnacle of the personality cult for its leader Kim Jong-un while engaging in more powerful provocations around the time it celebrates [...]
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N Korea Says US Should Expect ‘Imminent War’ Over Sanctions

24-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Dailycaller | 6:00 AM

Pyongyang is threatening “imminent war” in response to the latest batch of sanctions brought against it by the United Nations. “The latest UNSC [...]
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China issues warning to US, Korea on THAAD

24-Dec-2016 Intellasia | UPI | 6:00 AM

China issued a strong warning to the United States and South Korea again regarding THAAD deployment on the Korean peninsula. The admonition from Beijing comes at a time when [...]
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N Korea denounces Japan’s Shinzo Abe for Pearl Harbor visit

24-Dec-2016 Intellasia | UPI | 6:00 AM

North Korea condemned Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe for his plans to attend a ceremony next week in remembrance of the victims of the Pearl Harbor attack, calling the [...]
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Korea President Park Geun-hye’s Impeachment Trial Holds First Hearing

24-Dec-2016 Intellasia | NBC News | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s Constitutional Court held its first preparatory hearing Thursday in the trial of impeached President Park Geun-hye, whom lawmakers voted to remove over an [...]
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N Korea ridicules UN chief’s presidential ambitions

N Korea ridicules UN chief’s presidential ambitions

24-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

North Korea on Friday mocked outgoing United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon over his apparent ambitions to run for South Korean president, calling him an opportunistic [...]
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Christmas in N. Korea: Lights and trees, but void of Jesus

24-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

If Santa Claus stops in North Korea this year, he’ll find some trees and lights and might even hear a Christmas song or two. But he won’t encounter even a hint of [...]
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SK Hynix to invest $2.7 billion to boost production amid memory rebound

23-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s SK Hynix Inc said on Thursday it will invest 3.16 trillion won ($2.7 billion) in its home country and China to boost memory chip production capacity, [...]
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Korean court allows prosecution documents in Park impeachment case

Korean court allows prosecution documents in Park impeachment case

23-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s Constitutional Court on Thursday began its deliberations on a parliamentary impeachment vote against President Park Geun-hye, who could become the first [...]
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Huge but empty pyramid hotel a sphinx-like N. Korean mystery

23-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Pyongyang’s pyramid-shaped Ryugyong Hotel, which poetically enough was built with some help from Egyptians, is one of the world’s strangest landmarks and most [...]
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N Korea denounces Japan’s Shinzo Abe for Pearl Harbor visit

23-Dec-2016 Intellasia | UPI | 6:00 AM

North Korea condemned Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe for his plans to attend a ceremony next week in remembrance of the victims of the Pearl Harbor attack, calling the [...]
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N Korea, China on mind, Japan clears biggest defence budget

23-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Indianexpress | 6:00 AM

The Cabinet approved 5.13 trillion yen in defence spending for the fiscal year starting in April, up 1.4 per cent from the initial budget for the current fiscal year. Prime [...]
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Korea constitutional court begins Park’s impeachment review

23-Dec-2016 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

The Constitutional Court of Korea will begin hearings on a motion to impeach President Park Geun-Hye on Thursday, a process that could take up to six months despite demands [...]
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After Korea, Japan, China discovers two more cases of human bird flu

23-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China has discovered two more cases of human bird flu infection. South Korea and Japan are working to contain outbreaks of different strains of the virus. In Xiamen, a city [...]
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Korean Air says crew followed procedure on unruly passenger

23-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s top carrier Korean Air said its staff followed company procedure in restraining an unruly passenger after 80s pop singer Richard Marx tweeted that he [...]
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