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Lee Kuan Yew was a friend of Koreans: President Park

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

In a statement released by the presidential Blue House, President Park Geun-hye calls Lee Kuan Yew a friend of South Koreans, as he had offered wisdom for the development of [...]
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Top Korea, Japan, China envoys discuss N Korea, regional bank

Top Korea, Japan, China envoys discuss N Korea, regional bank

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

The foreign ministers of South Korea, Japan and China met on Saturday for the first time in three years, to try and improve frosty ties and restore a regular three-way summit [...]
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John Key dodges fresh spying allegations in Korea

24-Mar-2015 Intellasia | TVNZ | 6:00 AM

The murky world of spying has cast a shadow over the signing of a free trade deal with South Korea. It’s alleged our spy agency, the GCSB, snooped on candidates [...]
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Korea, Japan and China agree to talks to improve ties

Korea, Japan and China agree to talks to improve ties

24-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Irish Times | 6:00 AM

The foreign ministers of South Korea, Japan and China have agreed to hold talks to try to improve ties between the three regional powerhouses, which have been in deadlock [...]
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Russia, N Korea Boost Economic Ties

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

A Russian official said Moscow and Pyongyang have agreed to discuss the creation of advanced development zones in Russia’s Far East and North Korea. The latest project [...]
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PM set to shake on major trade deal with Korea

24-Mar-2015 Intellasia | TVNZ | 6:00 AM

It’s taken more than six years but finally John Key will notch up his first major free trade deal as prime minister. Key is in Seoul for the signing of his [...]
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Korea Free Trade Agreement boost for NZ exporters

24-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Nzherald | 6:00 AM

Trade minister Tim Groser will today seal a free trade deal with South Korea that will essentially steer New Zealand towards a level playing field with its competitors in the [...]
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DPRK warns of shelling at S. Korean balloons carrying anti-Pyongyang leaflets

24-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:00 AM

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) warned Sunday that its military will blow up balloons carrying anti-Pyongyang leaflets which are reportedly to be flown [...]
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US Faces Off With China Over N Korea Missile Defense Plan

US Faces Off With China Over N Korea Missile Defense Plan

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

The US and China are squaring off over deployment of an anti-missile system in South Korea, the latest source of tension between the world’s two biggest economies as [...]
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N Korea threatens to blow up balloons carrying Kim Jong-un film ‘The Interview’

N Korea threatens to blow up balloons carrying Kim Jong-un film ‘The Interview’

24-Mar-2015 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

North Korea has threatened to blow up balloons carrying DVDs of “The Interview” and propaganda leaflets. Pyongyang’s warning comes a week after the chief of [...]
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S. Korea signs free trade deal with New Zealand

24-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Yonhapnews | 6:00 AM

South Korea formally signed a free trade agreement with New Zealand on Monday, the latest in a series of deals Seoul has inked to boost the country’s exports. South [...]
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N Korea says can fire nuclear missile at ‘any time’

N Korea says can fire nuclear missile at ‘any time’

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

North Korea has the ability to fire a nuclear weapon and would use a nuclear missile in retaliation if it is attacked, the country’s ambassador to Britain told Sky News [...]
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China, Japan, S. Korea hold first FM talks for three years

China, Japan, S. Korea hold first FM talks for three years

23-Mar-2015 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

The foreign ministers of South Korea, China and Japan gather in Seoul Saturday for their first meeting in nearly three years, aimed at calming regional tensions rooted in [...]
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Korea: Nations to Discuss Disputes

23-Mar-2015 Intellasia | NY times | 6:00 AM

The foreign ministers of South Korea, China and Japan will meet in Seoul, the South Korean capital, for the first time in three years this weekend after bitter disputes over [...]
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The US war crime N Korea won’t forget

23-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Washingtonpost | 6:00 AM

North Korea cheered this month when a man with a knife and a history of violent behavior slashed the face of Mark Lippert, the US ambassador to South Korea. The attack in [...]
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