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More US cinemas cancel NKorea parody film

19-Dec-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

More major US cinema chains canceled Wednesday plans to screen the comedy film that has offended North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un, after mysterious computer hackers [...]
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US investigators link N Korea to Sony hacking: sources

19-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

US investigators have determined that North Korea was behind a cyber attack on Sony Corp’s computers, US government sources said on Wednesday. One of the sources [...]
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Sony pulls release of ‘Interview’ as U.S determines N Korea behind attack

19-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A US government source said investigators had determined North Korea was behind a cyberattack on Sony Pictures as the studio pulled all plans to release its comedy, [...]
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Hankook Tire to buy part of Visteon’s Korean unit for $984 million

19-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s Hankook Tire said on Thursday that it has agreed to buy a 19.49 percent stake in Visteon Corp’s South Korean unit for 1.08 trillion Korean won [...]
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N Korea Marks Kim Jong-il’s Death Anniversary

N Korea Marks Kim Jong-il’s Death Anniversary

19-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Chosun | 6:00 AM

North Koreans on Wednesday solemnly marked the third anniversary of former leader Kim Jong-il’s death, whether or not they remembered the man who starved millions to [...]
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US Says N Korea Responsible for Sony Hack

US Says N Korea Responsible for Sony Hack

19-Dec-2014 Intellasia | ABC | 6:00 AM

Those who hacked Sony Pictures Entertainment – releasing a trove of emails and stealing personal data from company executives – were directed to do so by North [...]
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Russia invites N Korea leader for May visit: paper

Russia invites N Korea leader for May visit: paper

19-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Russia has invited North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to attend a May ceremony marking the end of World War Two, in what would be Kim’s first foreign visit since taking [...]
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‘Nut rage’ gives Hawaii macadamia nuts a boost

18-Dec-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A Korean Air Lines executive’s tantrum over bagged nuts in a first-class cabin is drawing enough attention to give Hawaii’s macadamia nut industry a boost. Cho [...]
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Russia invites N Korea leader for May visit – paper

18-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Russia has invited North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to attend a May ceremony marking the end of World War Two, in what would be Kim’s first foreign visit since taking [...]
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N. Korea marks end of Kim Jong Il mourning period

N. Korea marks end of Kim Jong Il mourning period

18-Dec-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

North Korea marked the end of a three-year mourning period for the late leader Kim Jong Il on Wednesday, opening the way for his son, Kim Jong Un, to put a more personal [...]
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New York premiere of N Korea comedy canceled after threats

18-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The New York premiere of “The Interview”, a Sony Pictures comedy about the assassination of North Korean President Kim Jong-Un, has been canceled and a source [...]
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3 years on, N. Korea stops mourning Kim Jong Il

18-Dec-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

North Korea marked the end of a three-year mourning period for the late leader Kim Jong Il on Wednesday, opening the way for his son, Kim Jong Un, to put a more personal [...]
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N. Korea Marks End of Kim Jong Il Mourning Period

18-Dec-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

North Korea marked the end of a three-year mourning period for the late leader Kim Jong Il on Wednesday, opening the way for his son, Kim Jong Un, to put a more personal [...]
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Northrop Grumman wins $657.4 million deal to supply drones to S. Korea

18-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Northrop Grumman Corp has won a $657.4 million contract from the US Air Force to provide South Korea with four RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned surveillance aircraft, the company [...]
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Sony won’t withdraw ‘The Interview’; Feds close to break

18-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Usatoday | 6:00 AM

Federal officials say they are close to making a determination on the source of the hack on Sony Pictures Entertainment. A federal law enforcement officer, who was familiar [...]
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