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Central Banks of Korea, Indonesia and Philippines to Set Rates

10-Sep-2014 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

The central banks of South Korea, Philippines and Indonesia are in focus in the week after the European Central Bank lowered interest rates and data highlighted unexpected [...]
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S. Korea libel probe: Japan paper welcomes attention, encouragement

10-Sep-2014 Intellasia | The Malaymail Online | 6:00 AM

A Japanese newspaper said today it was encouraged by calls from a press freedom group for South Korea not to prosecute its Seoul bureau chief over alleged libel of President [...]
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Incheon ready to showcase cream of Asian sports

Incheon ready to showcase cream of Asian sports

10-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

An array of Olympians and stars of sports niche and new arrive in the South Korean city of Incheon for the 17th Asian Games this month, bringing together some 10,000 athletes [...]
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Head of Japan’s Kyodo news agency visits N. Korea

10-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

The president of Japan’s Kyodo news agency arrived in Pyongyang, North Korea’s state-run news agency said Monday. In a one-sentence dispatch, the Korean Central [...]
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Trial set for American citizen held in N Korea

10-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Christian Today | 6:00 AM

A US citizen detained in North Korea will go on trial this Sunday, North Korean state media has confirmed. It is not known exactly what charges are being held against Matthew [...]
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Korea, US envoys to meet on resumption of 6-party talks

10-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Korea Herald | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s top nuclear envoy left for the United States on Monday for negotiations with his US counterpart on ways to resume the long-stalled six-party talks aimed [...]
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Food for Thought: Korea Frets Over Festival Feasting

10-Sep-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Obesity rates in South Korea may be among the lowest in the developed world, but the government is still concerned about people stuffing themselves silly during Korea’s [...]
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N Korea in Push to Correct Women’s ‘Lifestyles’ After Motorbike Accident

10-Sep-2014 Intellasia | RFA | 6:00 AM

A deadly motorcycle accident involving drunken female college students linked to gambling and drugs in North Korea’s capital Pyongyang has led to a government campaign [...]
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RI ministers split over CEPA talks with S. Korea after halt

10-Sep-2014 Intellasia | The Jakarta Post | 6:00 AM

Indonesian ministers are divided on whether to continue talks on a comprehensive economic partnership agreement (CEPA) with South Korea after a suspension earlier this year [...]
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Key N Korean diplomat heads to Europe: report

Key N Korean diplomat heads to Europe: report

09-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 7:18 AM

A top North Korean diplomat left Saturday for a tour of Europe in an apparent sign thatPyongyangis seeking to ease its isolation in the international arena, reports said. [...]
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N Korea to put US citizen Matthew Miller on trial

N Korea to put US citizen Matthew Miller on trial

09-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Telegraph | 7:15 AM

Matthew Miller, who was arrested in April afterPyongyangsaid he ripped up his visa at immigration and demanded asylum, is one of threeUSnationals being held inNorth Korea [...]
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N Korea says detained American Matthew Miller will be tried September 14

09-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Foxnews | 6:00 AM

Detained American Matthew Miller will be tried next Sunday, North Korean state media said, less than a week after the detainee made a rare foreign media appearance to plead [...]
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Key N Korean diplomat heads to Europe: report

09-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A top North Korean diplomat left Saturday for a tour of Europe in an apparent sign that Pyongyang is seeking to ease its isolation in the international arena, reports said. [...]
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Cattle exporters pin hopes on Korea FTA

09-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AAP | 6:00 AM

Cattle exporters are hopeful a free trade agreement with South Korea will be ratified by the end of the year so tariff cuts will begin. Under the deal, South Korea’s 40 [...]
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N Korea to put US citizen Matthew Miller on trial

09-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Telegraph | 6:00 AM

Matthew Miller, who was arrested in April after Pyongyang said he ripped up his visa at immigration and demanded asylum, is one of three US nationals being held in North [...]
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