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Airbus, Korea Aerospace Sign Helicopter Deal

18-Mar-2015 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Airbus GroupNV and Korea Aerospace Industries Ltd signed a contract Monday to produce military and civil helicopters in South Korea, with the agreement potentially valued at [...]
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US-Korean Military Drills Send Message to the North

18-Mar-2015 Intellasia | VOA News | 6:00 AM

The annual joint military training exercises being conducted by the United States and South Korea have been accompanied by the expected – reciprocal missile launches [...]
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UN Investigator: Pressure N Korea on Abductions

18-Mar-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The UN special rapporteur on North Korea said Monday the closed-off country must be held to account for the hundreds of people it’s accused of abducting from Japan, [...]
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Korea is home to poorest elderly in developed world

18-Mar-2015 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s elderly have the highest poverty rate among seniors in the 34 advanced nations of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), [...]
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US Navy seeks continued cooperation with S. Korea

18-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

The US Navy is seeking to bolster cooperation with South Korea and other long-standing Asian allies to cope with security challenges and threats, including North [...]
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Korea blames N Korea for December hack on nuclear operator

Korea blames N Korea for December hack on nuclear operator

18-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korean prosecutors on Tuesday blamed North Korea for cyber attacks against the country’s nuclear reactor operator last December, based upon its investigation into [...]
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Hyundai Motor mulls producing pick-up trucks: executive

18-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hyundai Motor Co is considering producing pick-up trucks, an executive told reporters on Tuesday, saying its Santa Cruz crossover truck concept got “good [...]
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Korea announces app to combat student suicide

17-Mar-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

South Korea has one of the highest suicide rates of any developed country. Suicide is the fourth-most-common cause of death among South Koreans, and the numbers are [...]
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Korea’s Lotte lines up slate of period movies: FilMart

17-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Four period titles head the sales slate of Lotte Entertainment, South Korea’s second largest vertically integrated film conglomerate, going in to next week’s Hong [...]
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Korea faces dilemma over joining AIIB

17-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Korea Times | 6:00 AM

Korea faces a dilemma over whether to join the Chinese-led Asian development bank after the United Kingdom expressed hopes of joining, a decision hailed by China but [...]
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Mitt Romney Thinks Iran Is Like N Korea. Former Nuclear Negotiators Disagree.

17-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Huffington Post | 6:00 AM

Joining the chorus of Republicans predicting doom-filled outcomes from negotiations over Iran’s nuclear programme, Mitt Romney penned a USA Today op-ed on Friday, [...]
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N. Korea cited again in US as failed example of denuclearisation efforts

17-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

North Korea was cited again as a failed example of denuclearisation efforts on Sunday as Republican opposition grew to a potential nuclear deal the President Barack Obama [...]
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Korea Has to Stop Global Dithering

17-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Chosun | 6:00 AM

The UK has decided to join the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank to fund development projects in Asia, the first G7 nation to do so. UK Chancellor of the [...]
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John Key to sign free-trade deal with Korea

17-Mar-2015 Intellasia | 3news | 6:00 AM

Prime minister John Key will head to South Korea next week to mark the signing of a free-trade deal between the two countries. Key and South Korean President Park Geun-hye [...]
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Korea’s Won Falls for Sixth Day Before Fed Policy Meeting

17-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s won fell for a sixth day, the longest run of losses since November, amid bets a Federal Reserve meeting this week will offer clues on the timing of US [...]
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