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Korea Bonds, Won Gain After G-20 Vows to Fight Tapering Fallout

23-Jul-2013 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

South Korean bonds gained, pushing the three-year yield to the lowest in a month, and the won rose after global finance chiefs pledged to combat cross-border damage if the US [...]
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Panama finds MiG fighter jets on N Korean arms ship

23-Jul-2013 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Panamanian investigators unloading the cargo of a seized North Korean ship that carried arms from Cuba have found the two MiG-21 fighter jets the Cuban government had said [...]
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Americans visit N Korean leader’s tomb

Americans visit N Korean leader’s tomb

23-Jul-2013 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

The last time Thomas Hudner was in North Korea, he was fighting for his life. Sunday, more than six decades later, he paid his respects to the ruler who led that fight [...]
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Source: N Korea complained of Korea cargo smuggling

23-Jul-2013 Intellasia | Miamiherald | 6:00 AM

South Korean officials complained earlier this year that North Korea was smuggling cargo through the Panama Canal, but the complaint was dismissed as the result of the two [...]
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Answers needed on Cuba’s missile shipment to N Korea

23-Jul-2013 Intellasia | Kansascity | 6:00 AM

Given Cuba’s long-running economic crisis, you could imagine that some entrepreneurial lieutenant of the revolutionary government got a gold star for inventing a [...]
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N Korean ship was carrying sugar donation, Cuba told Panama

N Korean ship was carrying sugar donation, Cuba told Panama

22-Jul-2013 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

When a North Korean ship carrying Cuban arms was seized last week in Panama on suspicion of smuggling drugs, Cuba first said it was loaded with sugar for the people of North [...]
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Panama checking for explosive material in N Korean ship

22-Jul-2013 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Investigators unloading the cargo of a seized North Korean ship that carried arms from Cuba may have discovered explosive material on board, a senior Panamanian official said [...]
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Samsung close to mobile-device deal with FBI: sources

22-Jul-2013 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is close to signing a deal to sell its popular line of Galaxy devices to the US Federal Bureau of Investigation, sources familiar with the [...]
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Korea, Not China, Should Be Our Model For Urban Development

22-Jul-2013 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:00 AM

Here in Los Angeles, the subway along Wilshire Boulevard, one of the densest streets in America, ends 13 miles from the Pacific Ocean. The Long Beach (or 710) Freeway and the [...]
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Korea confronts uphill battle against hackers

22-Jul-2013 Intellasia | Koreaherald | 6:00 AM

How long does it take for hackers to break into the secure network of a commercial bank in South Korea? A team from the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, [...]
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Most Koreans, Japanese Worry About China’s Military Buildup

22-Jul-2013 Intellasia | Chosun | 6:00 AM

More than 90 percent of Koreans and Japanese believe that China’s military buildup will have adverse impact on their countries, a survey suggests. The Pew Research [...]
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Decimated Won Bond Sales Add Cash Shortages to Korean Challenges

20-Jul-2013 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s corporate bond sales this month have plunged to about a tenth of offerings a year ago, as borrowing costs near a 10-month high hamper growth prospects of [...]
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Korea Calls for G-20 to Lessen Spillover From Fed Moves

20-Jul-2013 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Global finance chiefs must work together to make sure the end of Federal Reserve bond buying doesn’t weaken economic recovery in other nations, South Korean Finance [...]
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Korea launches its second LTE-Advanced network

20-Jul-2013 Intellasia | Cnet | 6:00 AM

South Korea is ramping up support for LTE-Advanced devices. LG Uplus, South Korea’s smallest mobile provider, has unveiled its own LTE-A network offering around twice [...]
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Coordinator for Cyber Issues Hosts Republic of Korea Delegation

20-Jul-2013 Intellasia | State | 6:00 AM

The governments of the United States and the Republic of Korea held the second bilateral Cyber Consultations in Washington, D.C. on July 15, 2013. Christopher Painter, [...]
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