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Breaking: Moon Jae In Is The New President Of Korea

11-May-2017 Intellasia | Soompi | 6:00 AM

As of 10:50 p.m. KST, roughly three hours since voting was concluded for Korea’s 19th presidential election, JTBC, KBS, and MBC, among other media outlets, have [...]
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Korea has a new president. He and Trump see N Korea very, very differently.

11-May-2017 Intellasia | VOX | 6:00 AM

South Korea just elected a new president who is less hawkish on North Korea than Donald Trump. Moon Jae-in of the liberal Democratic Party is a career human rights lawyer and [...]
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New Korean leader’s view on N Korea could destabilise markets

11-May-2017 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s election could unnerve markets if the new leader opts for a change in North Korea policy that undermines the US or contradicts the current approach. [...]
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Korea Elects Moon Jae-in, Who Backs Talks With North, as President

11-May-2017 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

South Korea elected Moon Jae-in, a human rights lawyer who favours dialogue with North Korea, as president on Tuesday, returning the nation’s liberals to power after [...]
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Despite Arrests, Americans Continue to Visit N Korea

11-May-2017 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

The State Department has long advised Americans to avoid North Korea, but every year hundreds visit. Not all of those get to leave. The announcement Sunday that a man [...]
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Dealing with N Korea is not an option

11-May-2017 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

The election of Moon Jae-in as President of South Korea has the potential to upend the US relationship with a key regional ally. Moon does not appear to share the hard line [...]
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N Korea could strike US from space expert

11-May-2017 Intellasia | News Hub | 6:00 AM

North Korea could be planning to strike the United States from space with an electromagnetic pulse (EMP), a security expert warns. Dr Peter Vincent Pry, executive director of [...]
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US warns against N Korea travel after new arrest

US warns against N Korea travel after new arrest

11-May-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The State Department issued a sharp warning to Americans Tuesday against travel to North Korea after the arrest of a fourth US citizen, cautioning against the “serious [...]
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Experts downplay N Korea ambassador comments

11-May-2017 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Three experts downplayed a threat Tuesday from North Korea’s ambassador to the UK of another nuclear test by the isolated nation and the destruction of US strategic [...]
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Korea’s new leader faces some big challenges one named Trump and one named Kim Jong Un

11-May-2017 Intellasia | LA Times | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s left-leaning new president, vowing to unite a nation bruised by a historic corruption scandal, takes power as North Korea flexes its nuclear muscles and [...]
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Could N Korea really sink a US aircraft carrier?

11-May-2017 Intellasia | Foxnews | 6:00 AM

The Korean Peninsula continues to simmer as the North Korean dictator, Kim Jong-Un, launched another ballistic missile test over the weekend. In response, the US has sent [...]
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Here’s what Korea’s presidential front-runner has promised

11-May-2017 Intellasia | Washington Post | 6:00 AM

Moon Jae-in, a former human rights lawyer and candidate for the liberal Democratic Party, looks set to become South Korea’s next president on Tuesday. Moon served in [...]
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China Tests Weapons Near Korean Peninsula in Protest Over THAAD

11-May-2017 Intellasia | Sputnik News | 6:00 AM

China announced Tuesday that its rocket force has conducted weapons tests and live fire drills near the Korean Peninsula “in recent days,” according to a [...]
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Dow and S&P close lower after N Korea ambassador says country will proceed with nuclear test

11-May-2017 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

The Dow Jones industrial average and the S&P 500 closed lower on Tuesday after the North Korean ambassador to the UK told Sky News the country will proceed with its sixth [...]
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Korea says it’s building the world’s largest test site for self-driving cars

11-May-2017 Intellasia | The Verge | 6:00 AM

Now that we have self-driving cars, the next big challenge is figuring out where to test them. Most experts agree that the best places to do that are giant, government-run, [...]
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