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N Korea’s Kim issues warning at live rocket firing drill

11-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has warned the reclusive communist country could become “a bargaining chip for the strong” in a statement at a tactical rocket [...]
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Korea fights counterfeit goods with international standards

11-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Arirang | 6:00 AM

These appear to be brazucas, the official football of the Brazil World Cup, but they are actually fakes, and all of them were smuggled into Korea from China. It’s just [...]
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N Korea complains to UN about film starring Rogen, Franco

11-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

North Korea has complained to the United Nations about a film starring Seth Rogen and James Franco, accusing the United States of sponsoring terrorism and committing an act [...]
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N Korea list of Japanese abductees contains some 30 names

11-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

North Korea has given Japan a list of some 30 missing Japanese still living in the country, Japan’s Nikkei daily reported on Thursday, citing sources – three [...]
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Abe pushing Beijing, Seoul together

11-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Japan Times | 6:00 AM

Chinese President Xi Jinping’s decision to hold a summit with South Korean President Park Geun-hye in Seoul without first visiting Pyonyang reflects the rapidly [...]
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HK and Korea Sign Double Tax Agreement

11-Jul-2014 Intellasia | China-Briefing | 6:00 AM

Professor K. C. Chan, Hong Kong’s Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury, and Cho Yong-chun, the South Korean Consul-General in Hong Kong, signed a [...]
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Korea: Dependence in the Age of OPCON

11-Jul-2014 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

The wartime operational control (OPCON) of South Korean armed forces is an increasingly prevalent issue among policymakers, analysts and scholars working on the Korean [...]
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Israel’s Innovations Have Korea, China Turning to Silicon Wadi

11-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Silicon Valley may get most of the tech world’s attention, but for South Korean businesses, Silicon Wadi is increasingly their destination for innovation. [...]
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Korea c.bank holds rates for 14th month, as expected

11-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s central bank kept its policy interest rate steady for a 14th consecutive policy meeting on Thursday, a widely expected move reflecting its confidence in a [...]
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N Korea takes case against Seth Rogen film The Interview to UN

11-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Telegraph | 6:00 AM

North Korea has lodged a formal protest at the United Nations against a Hollywood comedy about an assassination bid on leader Kim Jong-Un and asked Washington to block the [...]
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UN seeks to persuade China to end forced repatriations to N Korea

11-Jul-2014 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

In Witness to Transformation, we have argued that most North Koreans crossing the border into China should be considered refugees (some exception might be made for the very [...]
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N Korean leader limps at televised event

N Korean leader limps at televised event

10-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AP | 7:37 AM

As North Korea begins a 10-day period of mourning to mark the 20th anniversary of the death of its first leader, Kim Il Sung, Pyongyang watchers are paying closer attention [...]
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N Korea Again Fires Projectiles Into Sea

N Korea Again Fires Projectiles Into Sea

10-Jul-2014 Intellasia | ABC News | 7:35 AM

North Korea launched two short-range ballistic missiles Wednesday morning into the sea off its east coast, a South Korean defense official said, in a continuation of a recent [...]
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N. Korea fires two missiles: Seoul

N. Korea fires two missiles: Seoul

10-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 7:20 AM

North Korea on Wednesday fired two suspected short-range missiles off its eastern coast in the latest in a series of missile tests, South Korea said. A spokesman for the [...]
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US, China in ‘convergence’ on N. Korea denuclearisation

10-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

China and the United States increasingly agree on the need to move quickly to curb North Korea’s nuclear programme, a top US official said Tuesday before talks in [...]
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