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Korea Sweet Potato Latte Pioneer Said to Start $300 Million Sale

06-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s Hollys Coffee, which popularised 430-calorie sweet potato lattes as an unusual alternative in the caffeine-addicted country, has started looking for a new [...]
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China to the US: You provoked these N Korean missile tests

06-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Businessinsider | 6:00 AM

Following North Korea’s latest round of audacious ballistic-missile tests, the 15-member UN Security Council met at Japan’s request on Wednesday. A simultaneous [...]
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N Korea plans moon landing

06-Aug-2016 Intellasia | News | 6:00 AM

NORTH Korean space officials are hard at work on a five-year plan to put more advanced satellites into orbit by 2020, and don’t intend to stop there: They’re also [...]
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N Korea’s Air Koryo is named world’s worst airline yet again

06-Aug-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

If an Air Koryo passenger ignores its no-photography rule, a flight attendant might take the camera and delete the pictures herself. Crumpling up a newspaper bearing the [...]
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Korea Confronts Islamist Terror

06-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Dailycaller | 6:00 AM

For over sixty years, North Korea was South Korea’s singular security threat. Today, however, the threat posed by Islamist terrorism demands increasing attention. [...]
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Japan’s new defence minister warns N Korea and China

06-Aug-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Japan’s hawkish new defence minister singled out North Korean provocations and Chinese use of “force” in territorial disputes on Thursday (August 4) as she [...]
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N Korea sanctions hampering aid from UN agencies

06-Aug-2016 Intellasia | UPI | 6:00 AM

Six United Nations agencies focused on providing assistance to North Korea are having trouble sending remittances due to international sanctions. A group of agencies [...]
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Conservative lawmakers, inter-Korean experts call for S. Korea’s nuke armament

06-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

Conservative lawmakers from the ruling Saenuri Party and inter-Korean relations experts on Thursday called on South Korea to take strong action in the face of growing threats [...]
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Fast beauty: Korean cosmetics shine in China, draw investors

05-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

At an Innisfree cosmetics store in Seoul’s popular Myeongdong shopping district, a saleswoman helps 21-year-old Chinese tourist Yang Hui carry her shopping baskets to [...]
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Putin to meet Korea’s President to discuss energy and N Korea

05-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Newsweek | 6:00 AM

Vladimir Putin has invited South Korea’s President Park Geun-hye to Russia for talks, the Kremlin announced Wednesday. The leaders will meet in Vladivostok on September [...]
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Russian, Korean leaders to meet over N Korean nukes next month

05-Aug-2016 Intellasia | UPI | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s president will visit Russia next month to attend an economic forum and discuss North Korea’s nuclear programme with President Vladimir Putin, her [...]
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Korea may shift THAAD site due to health concerns by residents – Yonhap

Korea may shift THAAD site due to health concerns by residents – Yonhap

05-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korea could change the site of a US THAAD anti-missile defence unit in the southeastern county of Seongju due to health and environmental concerns among residents, said [...]
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Korea Unveils Plan to Drive Out Older Cars

05-Aug-2016 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Seoul plans to fine old diesel vehicles without emission-reducing devices or a low-pollution engine South Korea has announced stricter emissions standards for vehicles [...]
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N Korea hopes to plant flag on moon within 10 years

05-Aug-2016 Intellasia | CTV News | 6:00 AM

North Korean space officials are hard at work on a plan to put more advanced satellites into orbit by 2020 and don’t intend to stop there: They’re also aiming for [...]
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AP Exclusive: N Korea hopes to plant flag on the moon

05-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Daily Progress | 6:00 AM

North Korean space officials are hard at work on a five-year plan to put more advanced satellites into orbit by 2020, and don’t intend to stop there: They’re also [...]
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