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Is N Korea Fighting for Assad in Syria?

25-Mar-2016 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

Two North Korean militias are fighting for Bashar al-Assad the Syrian opposition claims. Two North Korean militia units are fighting alongside Syrian government forces a [...]
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UN lifts N Korea sanctions imposed on four ships

UN lifts N Korea sanctions imposed on four ships

24-Mar-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The UN Security Council agreed Tuesday to a request from China to lift sanctions imposed on four ships that had been blacklisted over North Korea’s weapons programme, [...]
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Carter: US, S. Korea agree in principle on THAAD deployment

24-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

The United States and South Korea have agreed in principle to deploy the THAAD missile defense system to better defend against growing missile threats from North Korea, US [...]
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Thailand strives for better economic ties with S Korea

24-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Nationmultimedia | 6:00 AM

TO OPEN a new chapter of economic partnership with South Korea, Thailand will invite Korean companies to invest in its high-speed-rail and water-management projects without [...]
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S. Korea condemns Brussels attacks

24-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

South Korea on Tuesday condemned the twin attacks in Brussels that killed dozens of people as it took emergency steps to determine any casualties among its nationals abroad. [...]
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Korea and US allies face ‘miserable end’, says N Korea

24-Mar-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

North Korea threatened a “miserable end” for South Korea’s president and her American allies on Wednesday, in its latest colourfully worded attack. [...]
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Five Painful Economic Truths for Korea as Election Approaches

24-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Falling exports, rising unemployment, record household debt and stubbornly low inflation. These are some of the hot-button issues set to dominate debate as South Koreans go [...]
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N Korea threatens to attack Korean presidential house

N Korea threatens to attack Korean presidential house

24-Mar-2016 Intellasia | IANS | 6:00 AM

North Korea on Wednesday threatened to attack the Blue House, the official residence of South Korean President Park Geun-hye. In a statement, posted on North Korean website [...]
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S. Korea to toughen monitoring on Zika virus

24-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

South Korea will improve its monitoring infrastructure on the Zika virus as the country has confirmed its first case, the government said Wednesday. The government and the [...]
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Thailand calls for Korea’s participation in infrastructure projects

24-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

The Thai prime minister has expressed hope that South Korean investors will participate in massive infrastructure projects in Southeast Asia’s second-largest economy as [...]
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N Korea leader guides test firing of large-caliber multiple rocket launcher

23-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Business-Standard | 6:00 AM

The top leader of North Korea Kim Jong Un has again guided a test firing of the new, large-caliber multiple rocket launcher, the country’s official news agency KCNA [...]
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GM targets big jump in Korea sales to alleviate production woes

23-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

General Motors Co (GM.N) said it is aiming to boost its South Korean sales by one fifth and attain market share of more than 10 percent, part of efforts to revive output at [...]
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Too much cheese? Kim Jong-un pours his curves into coat as rest of N Korea starve…

23-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Express | 6:00 AM

ht Shocking propaganda images show the brutal despot wearing a long loose fitting coat as he inspects his troops, but the olive green garment fails to hide his bigger belly [...]
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N Korea fires five short-range missiles into sea

N Korea fires five short-range missiles into sea

23-Mar-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

North Korea on Monday fired five short-range missiles into the sea off its east coast – the latest in a series of launches ordered by leader Kim Jong-Un amid rising [...]
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S. Korea forms elite ‘Spartan 3000′ unit to counter North

23-Mar-2016 Intellasia | RT | 6:00 AM

The South Korean Marine Corps have introduced a new elite unit capable of carrying out special operations inside North Korea. The special forces unit, known as “Spartan [...]
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