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N Korean nuclear weapons threaten US West Coast

03-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Wtop | 6:00 AM

Two intelligence sources told WTOP as recently as May 28, there are growing reasons to believe they may have reached the milestone, but there is no concrete proof. South [...]
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Senate defense bill defines N. Korea as ‘nuclear-armed country’

03-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

The Senate-drafted US defense budget bill for next year defines North Korea as a “nuclear-armed country,” a characterisation that runs counter to the [...]
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FTA Good to China and Korea: Experts

03-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Cri | 6:00 AM

Experts say the free trade agreement between China and South Korea will have significant impact on the two countries’ economic and trade cooperation. It will also have [...]
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Summer’s here… and the Un has got his hat on! N Korean dictator dons jaunty headgear for farm visit

03-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Dailymail | 6:00 AM

Kim Jong-Un the fashion icon? The North Korean leader has been spotted wearing a summery new look on his latest state visit. The ruthless dictator was seen sporting a Panama [...]
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Korea’s SsangYong planning Jeep Wrangler competitor for USA

03-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Foxnews | 6:00 AM

This is what you get for sharing. South Korean automaker SsangYong is planning an assault on the American market with a Jeep Wrangler competitor, Autocar reports. The company [...]
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Deadly Arabian Virus Threatens Korean Tourism

03-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

The Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) has spread to South Korea, with two dead and at least 25 infected so far. The above map from the European Centre [...]
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Korea considering visa on arrival for Indians: Envoy

02-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Indiatv News | 6:00 AM

South Korea is considering visa on arrival for Indian tourists after its nationals were extended a fast-track electronic travel permit by New Delhi earlier this year. South [...]
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Military secret bared: US tried to destroy N Korea nuke arms with computer virus but failed

02-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The United States launched a covert operation to try and attack North Korea’s nuclear weapons programme with computer virus five years ago, a US intelligence source [...]
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China, Korea sign Free Trade Agreement -

02-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

China and South Korea signed a free trade agreement (FTA) on Monday, the largest bilateral deal for China in terms of trade volume. Under the deal, South Korea will eliminate [...]
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US Should Offer To Talk While Kim Jong-Un Kills His Way To Power in N Korea

02-Jun-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

China and South Korea signed a free trade agreement (FTA) on Monday, the largest bilateral deal for China in terms of trade volume. Under the deal, South Korea will eliminate [...]
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Hyundai’s Interest-Free Loans Fail to Boost Korea Sales

02-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Hyundai Motor Co.’s offer of interest-free loans, a tactic it last used during the Asian financial crisis almost two decades ago, wasn’t enough to entice buyers [...]
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Korea May exports worst in 6 yrs, back rate cut view

02-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korean exports in May suffered their worst annual fall in nearly six years partly hurt by a persistent slowdown in China, its biggest export market, heightening [...]
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Korea May exports suffer biggest fall in nearly 6 years

02-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korean exports in May suffered their worst annual fall in nearly six years on a combination of slowing growth in China, weaker oil prices and fewer working days, [...]
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FM Yun: More hurdles lie ahead in S. Korea-Japan ties

02-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

South Korean Foreign minister Yun Byung-se has pledged his government will strive to improve ties with Japan, but added that Japan’s failure to apologise for its [...]
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Drought-Hit N Korea Seen As Able To Avoid Food Crisis

02-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

North Korea has updated farming methods and switched crops that could help soften the blow of drought and avert a disastrous food shortage, an aid worker and an analyst said [...]
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