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Blinking on Korean Sanctions

24-Jan-2015 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

The Obama Administration has a penchant for talking tough on sanctions while following through with little. The prime example is Iran, and now the pattern may repeat with [...]
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Park says S. Korea patiently seeking dialogue with N. Korea

24-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

South Korean President Park Geun-hye called Friday for patience as North Korea shows no sign of coming to the negotiating table to discuss ways to ease rising tension on the [...]
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Managing N Korea’s collapse

24-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Financial Express | 6:00 AM

In the last few months, North Korea has again displayed remarkable temerity. First, the regime threatened to conduct more nuclear tests if the United Nations does not [...]
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S. Korea, US vow close cooperation in cybersecurity

24-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

The defense chiefs of South Korea and the United States agreed Thursday to boost military cooperation to better deter security threats in cyberspace, Seoul’s defense [...]
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Uber Faces New Legal Headache in Korea

24-Jan-2015 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Uber Technologies Inc. faces a new legal headache after South Korea’s communications watchdog said it would ask prosecutors to punish the local unit of the [...]
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N Korea tells UN to drop call for ICC referral

24-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Economic Times | 6:00 AM

North Korea has told the United Nations that its call to refer Pyongyang to the International Criminal Court is invalid after a prominent defector retracted part of his [...]
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Ally Korea boosts cyber spying on US

23-Jan-2015 Intellasia | The Hill | 6:00 AM

The US has been targeted by a growing cyber espionage campaign from one of its closest allies, South Korea, according to a newly disclosed National Security Agency (NSA) [...]
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N Korea threatens to reconsider dialogue with South

N Korea threatens to reconsider dialogue with South

23-Jan-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

North Korea threatened Wednesday to reconsider proposals for dialogue with South Korea, condemning this week’s propaganda balloon launch by US and South Korean [...]
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N Korea Demands End of US Pressure After Defector Recants

23-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

North Korea called on the US to end its criticism of the country’s human rights record after a defector recanted some of the comments that helped spark United Nations [...]
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Our Korean Allies Also Hack the US – and We Don’t Seem to Care

23-Jan-2015 Intellasia | The Daily Beast | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s online espionage programme may be primarily focused on the North, but it’s also targeting the United States – and the US government [...]
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N Korea labels prominent defector a criminal in letter to UN

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

North Korea has launched an aggressive campaign seeking to discredit a UN report on human rights abuses in the country, following news that a prominent defector had recanted [...]
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Hyundai Motor sees currency risks persisting in Russia, emerging markets

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

Hyundai Motor Co, the world’s fifth-biggest automaker when paired with Kia Motors Corp, expects currency risks to persist in Russia and other emerging markets this [...]
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Hyundai Motor fourth quarter profit tumbles 19pct

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

South Korea’s Hyundai Motor Co on Thursday reported a fourth straight quarterly profit decline, pulled down by a plunge in the Russian ruble and increased buying [...]
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Korea Supreme Court upholds sedition ruling against ex-MP

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

South Korea’s Supreme Court upheld a sedition conviction against a former leftist member of parliament for inciting armed revolt, backing the government’s [...]
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Samsung Elec won’t use Qualcomm chip for new Galaxy S phone: Bloomberg

22-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd will not use Qualcomm Inc’s processors for the next version of the South Korean technology giant’s flagship Galaxy S smartphone, [...]
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