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UN chief ‘baffled’ by S. Korea presidency speculation

UN chief ‘baffled’ by S. Korea presidency speculation

31-May-2016 Intellasia | Time | 6:00 AM

Beijing already plans to visit the far side of the moon in 2018 China has unveiled plans to visit the moon’s north and south poles late next year and for the first time [...]
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Uganda to Stop Military Cooperation with N Korea

Uganda to Stop Military Cooperation with N Korea

31-May-2016 Intellasia | Chosun | 6:00 AM

President Park Geun-hye and her Ugandan counterpart Yoweri Museveni on Sunday agreed that Korean companies will take part in an oil refinery plant project worth $1.5 billion [...]
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N. Korea to launch another work-hard campaign in June: Seoul

31-May-2016 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s unification ministry said Monday that North Korea appears ready to kick off another campaign designed to push its people to work harder starting in June. [...]
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NATO military committee chair visits S. Korea

31-May-2016 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

The chair of the Military Committee of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) arrived in South Korea on Monday for a four-day visit which includes a meeting with the [...]
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N. Korean overseas restaurant workers may arrive in Seoul this week

31-May-2016 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

Three North Korean women, who fled from a restaurant where they worked in China, may arrive in South Korea as early as this week, a source familiar with North Korean affairs [...]
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Daughter of Top N Korean Actress Among Defectors

31-May-2016 Intellasia | Chosun | 6:00 AM

The daughter of decorated North Korean actress Choe Sam-suk is among 13 North Korean restaurant workers who recently defected from China, Radio Free Asia reported Saturday. [...]
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Uganda angered at claim of halt to N Korea military ties

Uganda angered at claim of halt to N Korea military ties

31-May-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Uganda hit back Sunday at South Korea’s claim that Kampala had ordered a halt to military ties with North Korea in line with UN sanctions, denying it had made such an [...]
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‘Illegal’ OFWs in Korea urged to avail of amnesty

31-May-2016 Intellasia | Sunstar | 6:00 AM

THE Philippine government is strongly urging illegally staying overseas Filipinos workers (OFWs) in South Korea to avail of the voluntary departure for illegal migrants [...]
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N. Korean leader’s aunt runs dry-cleaner in US: W.Post

31-May-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The aunt of North Korea’s supreme leader Kim Jong-Un lives anonymously in the United States, where she runs a dry-cleaning business after having defected in 1998, The [...]
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Korean Air passengers recall near-disaster at Tokyo airport

31-May-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Passengers of a Korean Air plane recalled the terrifying moment one of the aircraft’s twin engines caught fire as it was gaining speed for take-off at Tokyo’s [...]
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I changed Kim Jong-Un’s diaper: N Korea supreme leader’s aunt

31-May-2016 Intellasia | Mid-day | 6:00 AM

Ko Yong-Suk – who lives with her husband Ri Gang and their three children under assumed names – was the sister of Ko Yong-Hui, one of former North Korean leader [...]
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Korea’s shipbuilders are in troubled waters

31-May-2016 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

The specter of bankruptcy is hanging over a major part of South Korea’s economy and it could spill over into the banking sector, further threatening the country’s [...]
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S. Korea’s top 9 shipbuilders’ debt amounts to 100 tln won

31-May-2016 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

The combined debt held by South Korea’s top nine shipbuilders exceeded 100 trillion won (US$84.7 billion) last year amid the prolonged industrywide slump around the [...]
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Uganda to suspend security, military cooperation with N. Korea

31-May-2016 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni vowed Sunday to cut off his country’s security and military cooperation with North Korea in the latest increase in international [...]
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Facebook clone launched in N Korea

31-May-2016 Intellasia | Fox61 | 6:00 AM

If you think Facebook’s gotten a little too big and you miss the intimacy of a smaller social network, maybe give North Korea’s version a try. Go to [...]
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