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N Korea’s Cyber Army gets increasingly sophisticated

19-May-2011 Intellasia | Fox News | 2:54 PM

A South Korean police officer of the National Police Agency shows how hacker attacks, believed to have come from North Korea, struck the agency’s headquarters in Seoul. [...]
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Korea revives Woori sale, sets June deadline for new bids

19-May-2011 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 2:48 PM

South Korea will begin accepting fresh bids for Woori Finance Holdings Co. tomorrow as the government tries to revive the sale of its 57 percent stake in the country’s [...]
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West worries about N Korea sanctions ‘loopholes’

West worries about N Korea sanctions ‘loopholes’

19-May-2011 Intellasia | AFP | 7:01 AM

Western nations on Tuesday raised concerns about “loopholes” in North Korea nuclear sanctions in the first UN Security Council talks on a report which said the [...]
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Korea: US envoy to visit N Korea for aid talks

Korea: US envoy to visit N Korea for aid talks

19-May-2011 Intellasia | AP | 7:01 AM

South Korea – The United States plans to send an envoy to North Korea for talks on the North’s urgent request for food aid, a South Korean official said Tuesday. [...]
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US envoy discusses N Korea food aid in Seoul

19-May-2011 Intellasia | AFP | 7:01 AM

US envoy Stephen Bosworth held talks Tuesday in South Korea about North Korea’s request for food aid, amid a report that Washington would send a team to Pyongyang next [...]
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Obama wants help for workers before Korea deal

Obama wants help for workers before Korea deal

18-May-2011 Intellasia | AFP | 7:01 AM

President Barack Obama’s administration said Monday it would hold off on trade agreements with South Korea, Panama and Colombia until Congress approves benefits for [...]
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Korea picks sites for $4.7b science belt

Korea picks sites for $4.7b science belt

18-May-2011 Intellasia | AFP | 7:01 AM

South Korea on Monday announced sites for its $4.76 billion “science belt” designed to help Asia’s fourth-largest economy take the lead in cutting-edge [...]
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UN report: N Korea continues banned weapons trade

18-May-2011 Intellasia | CNN | 7:01 AM

A new unpublished UN report claims North Korea continues to trade banned weapons technology with several countries, including Iran. The report, which was examined by CNN [...]
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Korea gov’t invests $4.8b for tech research

17-May-2011 Intellasia | OfficialWire.com | 4:54 PM

South Korea wants to take the lead in cutting edge technology and will spend some $4.76 billion in its so-called ‘science belt,’ which aims to build the [...]
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Korea aims to triple trade with France

Korea aims to triple trade with France

16-May-2011 Intellasia | AFP | 7:01 AM

South Korea hopes to triple its trade with France over the next five years, its President Lee Myung-Bak said Friday, hailing a looming free trade agreement with Europe. [...]
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Korea freezes key rate in surprise decision

Korea freezes key rate in surprise decision

14-May-2011 Intellasia | AFP | 7:01 AM

South Korea’s central bank unexpectedly froze the key interest rate Friday for a second month despite inflation pressure, amid continuing economic uncertainty such as [...]
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N Korea’s rebuffs Korea’s invitation to summit

N Korea’s rebuffs Korea’s invitation to summit

14-May-2011 Intellasia | AP | 7:01 AM

South Korea – North Korea has rejected South Korea’s offer to host leader Kim Jong Il at an international nuclear summit in Seoul next year. South Korean [...]
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Korea unemployment declines to 3-month low

12-May-2011 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 7:01 AM

South Korea’s unemployment rate fell to a three-month low as an economic recovery spurred hiring at manufacturers and health and social welfare service providers. The [...]
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N Korea denies cyber-attack on Korea bank

N Korea denies cyber-attack on Korea bank

12-May-2011 Intellasia | AFP | 7:01 AM

North Korea’s defence ministry on Tuesday denied it carried out a cyber-attack on one of South Korea’s largest banks, calling allegations that was behind last [...]
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Lee calls for German firms to expand investment in Korea

12-May-2011 Intellasia | Korea Times | 7:01 AM

President Lee Myung-bak called for German firms to expand investment in South Korea, saying Tuesday that the country can serve as a stepping stone to other foreign markets as [...]
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