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Korea considering new law to combat N Korea cyberattacks

26-Oct-2015 Intellasia | UPI | 6:00 AM

South Korea is pushing for a new cybersecurity bill, days after Seoul’s spy agency confirmed North Korean hackers stole files from the computers of South Korean [...]
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S. Korea to push for talks with N. Korea after family reunions: NSC chief

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

South Korea will push for inter-Korean government and red cross talks in the near future after the on-going event of family reunions, Seoul’s security adviser said [...]
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Hyundai Motor reports lowest earnings in more than 5 years

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

Hyundai Motor Co. reported Thursday its lowest quarterly earnings in more than five years after underestimating strong demand for SUVs and losing ground to local brands in [...]
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Korea’s economy expands at fastest clip in 3 quarters

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

South Korea’s economy expanded 2.6 percent in the July-September quarter from a year earlier, the fastest annual clip in three quarters, the Bank of Korea said Friday, [...]
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How did N Korea report on this week’s family reunions? As a victory for Kim Jong Un, of course.

How did N Korea report on this week’s family reunions? As a victory for Kim Jong Un, of course.

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

The front pages of South Korea’s numerous newspapers have been filled with heart-wrenching photos this week of reunions between family members separated during the [...]
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The $63 Billion Market That Korea’s Stock Exchange Wants in On

24-Oct-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s stock exchange is revamping its structured note offering as it taps in to rampant demand for rival over-the-counter products that have fallen prey to [...]
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Samsung Electronics considering share buybacks: Korea Economic Daily

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

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is considering buying back its own shares as part of a broader initiative by South Korean conglomerate Samsung Group [SAGR.UL] to boost shareholder [...]
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US House members push to return N Korea to terrorism list

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

Members of the US House of Representatives called on Thursday for the return of North Korea to Washington’s list of “state sponsors of terrorism,” subject [...]
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Inter-Korean family reunions

24-Oct-2015 Intellasia | Koreaobserver | 6:00 AM

In my opinion, the greatest casualty that stemmed from 1950-1953 Korean War was the damage inflicted on families. Following the division of the peninsula at the end of World [...]
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Korea GDP Grows 1.2pct in Third Quarter

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

South Korea’s economy grew at the fastest pace in five years in the third quarter, aided by a stimulus-driven rebound in domestic demand that outweighed, for the time [...]
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Korean economic growth hits five-year high

24-Oct-2015 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

South Korean economic growth hit a five-year high in the third quarter of the year, coming in ahead of estimates. The country’s economy grew 2.6 percent in the three [...]
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Watch Out, F-35: Korea May Have an Ace Up Its Sleeve

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

Earlier this week, Secretary of Defense Ash Carter refused South Korea’s request to reconsider the transfer of four technologies associated with stealth aircraft. The [...]
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How did N Korea report on this week’s family reunions? As a victory for Kim Jong Un, of course.

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

The front pages of South Korea’s numerous newspapers have been filled with heart-wrenching photos this week of reunions between family members separated during the [...]
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Korea’s Economy Rebounds From MERS Outbreak as Shoppers Return

24-Oct-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s economy rebounded in the third quarter as an outbreak of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome receded and consumers ventured back to the shops, offsetting [...]
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N. Korea’s Good Behavior May Not Ease Sanctions

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

Despite North Korea’s recent cooperative behavior, Seoul and Washington show no sign of easing pressure on the Kim Jong Un regime. Both countries remain concerned over [...]
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