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China backs US-N Korea nuclear freeze deal

03-Mar-2012 Intellasia | AFP News | 7:01 AM

China Thursday welcomed North Korea’s agreement to freeze nuclear activities in return for massive US food aid, a deal that raised cautious hopes of eased tensions [...]
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U-2 spy planes keep watch on N Korea?

03-Mar-2012 Intellasia | koreaherald.com | 7:01 AM

As a sleek black U-2 roared back from a mission, Pontiac muscle cars zoomed along the runway to help it touch down using a low-tech method dating back more than half a [...]
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Korea recoups 60.9pct of bailout funds?

03-Mar-2012 Intellasia | Yonhap News | 7:01 AM

South Korea has recouped 60.9 percent of the public funds it injected to bail out troubled financial firms during the 1997-98 Asian financial crisis, the country’s [...]
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Korean February inflation eases?

03-Mar-2012 Intellasia | CNA | 7:01 AM

South Korea’s inflation eased for a second consecutive month in February to a 14-month low as the government pushed to curb price rises, official figures showed Friday. [...]
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Korean manufacturing expands?

03-Mar-2012 Intellasia | wsj | 7:01 AM

South Korea’s manufacturing activity expanded for the first time in seven months in February, backed by a rise in export orders, according to data released by HSBC [...]
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N Korea-US deal revives hopes of nuclear disarmament talks

N Korea-US deal revives hopes of nuclear disarmament talks

02-Mar-2012 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:01 AM

North Korea has agreed with the United States to suspend major elements of its atomic weapons programme in a surprise breakthrough that could pave the way for the resumption [...]
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US aid to N Korea to focus on children, pregnant

US aid to N Korea to focus on children, pregnant

02-Mar-2012 Intellasia | AFP | 7:01 AM

US assistance to North Korea, announced as part of a major deal on Wednesday, will focus on supplies for children and pregnant women and will be subject to strict monitoring, [...]
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N Korea agrees to stop nuclear tests

02-Mar-2012 Intellasia | Asiaone | 7:01 AM

North Korea agreed on Wednesday to stop nuclear tests, uranium enrichment and long-range missile launches, and to allow checks by nuclear inspectors, in an apparent policy [...]
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Korean firms nervous over OLED race

Korean firms nervous over OLED race

02-Mar-2012 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 7:01 AM

Korea is being pressured to cement its current leadership in the new wave of display technology amid the rapid rise of Japan and China in futuristic screens, Korea’s [...]
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Korea exports outlook gloomy despite February relief

02-Mar-2012 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:01 AM

South Korean exports rose faster than expected in February but fell short of relieving fears about the impact of slowing global demand on Asia’s fourth-largest economy, [...]
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US sees ‘more of the same’ from new N Korea leader

US sees ‘more of the same’ from new N Korea leader

01-Mar-2012 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:01 AM

New North Korean leader Kim Jung-un looks unlikely to depart from the nuclear brinkmanship, threats to his region and repression of his father and grandfather, the top US [...]
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Korea begins another study on suspected Agent Orange storage

01-Mar-2012 Intellasia | Korea Herald | 7:01 AM

A basic environmental study to determine the level of pollution in areas surrounding the US military base in Bupyeong, Incheon was launched on Tuesday. The study, conducted [...]
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N Korea nuclear halt needed for food aid: US officer

01-Mar-2012 Intellasia | Foxnews | 7:01 AM

North Korea needs to halt its nuclear programme and ballistic missile tests to receive American food aid, the top military officer in the Asia-Pacific said Tuesday. The [...]
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Korea ‘a step closer to electromagnetic pulse bomb’: military

29-Feb-2012 Intellasia | Cho Sun | 4:32 PM

A military officer who asked to remain anonymous on Sunday claimed South Korea has developed basic technology that will one day allow it to produce a so-called [...]
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‎Korean opposition vows to get tough on chaebol

29-Feb-2012 Intellasia | Money Control | 3:27 PM

South Korea’s main opposition party pledged to rein in the country’s huge business conglomerates, in some of its most explicit policy comments ahead of April [...]
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