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Japan, Korea grow more ‘cyber mature’ as they build online defenses: study

27-Oct-2015 Intellasia | Japan Times | 6:00 AM

A series of online attacks over the past year have spurred Japan and South Korea to bolster their cyberdefenses, improving their ranking on an annual list of the “cyber [...]
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Korea stocks up on China rate cut, profit-taking tempers gain

27-Oct-2015 Intellasia | Economic Times | 6:00 AM

South Korean shares edged up on Monday morning after China’s latest rate cuts lifted global equities, but gains were limited as investors were reluctant to push prices [...]
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Seoul seeks hacker troops to fend off N Korean cyberattacks

27-Oct-2015 Intellasia | Washington Post | 6:00 AM

A new army of South Korean soldiers was intently focused on fending off the enemy attack. Where were they coming from? What tactics were they using? And how best to [...]
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S. Korea, US relations on auto-pilot: source

27-Oct-2015 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s relations with the United States are cruising forward on auto-pilot and this will continue to move forward without interruption, a source at the [...]
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A textbook war divides Korea

27-Oct-2015 Intellasia | Los Angeles Times | 6:00 AM

For years, the South Korean government and private Korean organisations have objected to Japanese textbooks that convey a rather sunny version of Japan’s imperial and [...]
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S Korea fires warnings at North boat amid reunions

27-Oct-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Just as hundreds of families from both sides of the border held reunions during the weekend, tensions in the Korean peninsula climbed up a notch as the South Korean navy [...]
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Korean dealmaking hits record high

27-Oct-2015 Intellasia | FT | 6:00 AM

Dealmaking by South Korean companies has hit a new high this year as the need for conglomerates, such as Samsung and SK Group, to realign their business portfolios continues [...]
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Remains of US Soldier Returned From N Korea to Family

27-Oct-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The remains of a formerly missing US soldier have been returned to California nearly 65 years after he is thought to have died, the Long Beach Press-Telegram reported. The [...]
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Pakistan, Korea seek more security cooperation

27-Oct-2015 Intellasia | Korea Herald | 6:00 AM

A delegation of top Pakistani military officials came to Korea last week to gauge the country’s defense capacities and potentially procure weapons and technologies. [...]
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Sudan, Korea flesh out political dialogue

27-Oct-2015 Intellasia | Korea Herald | 6:00 AM

A delegation of Sudanese diplomats visited Korea last week to participate in the fifth round of policy consultations with Korean counterparts, where they discussed political [...]
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Ask a N Korean: what do you think about nuclear weapons?

26-Oct-2015 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

In an ongoing series, NK News poses a reader’s question to a North Korean defector. This week, pride in the government’s atomic exploration When I was still [...]
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S. Korea Seeks Nuclear Talks With N. Korea

S. Korea Seeks Nuclear Talks With N. Korea

26-Oct-2015 Intellasia | VOA News | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s top nuclear envoy called for inter-Korean talks to discuss the denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula. Hwang Joon-kook, South Korean Special [...]
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Korean reunions: Too much politics, too little time

26-Oct-2015 Intellasia | Economic Times | 6:00 AM

In the end, Kim Kum-Sun and the North Korean brother she last saw in 1951 were given just 12 hours to try and soothe accumulated pain of nearly 65 years of separation. As [...]
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Will Korea start influence American baby?

26-Oct-2015 Intellasia | Korea Times | 6:00 AM

For the nine months since his birth, my American baby boy has been exposed to the best and most unique things about South Korea, and in a couple of weeks we will be moving to [...]
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The Truth About Korea’s TPP Shift

26-Oct-2015 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

During her visit to Washington, DC last week, South Korean President Park Geun-hye stated her support for East Asia’s third largest economy to join the Trans-Pacific [...]
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