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N Korea: US Military Drills Take Region to ‘Brink of War’

01-Apr-2016 Intellasia | NBC News | 6:00 AM

North Korea accused the United States Wednesday of driving the region “to the brink of war” amid the largest-ever joint military drills staged by America and [...]
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N Korea warns of new famine as Kim’s weight, belligerence balloon

N Korea warns of new famine as Kim’s weight, belligerence balloon

01-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Foxnews | 6:00 AM

Portly North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un, whose hostile actions have brought crippling international sanctions to his impoverished nation, has a new message for the Hermit [...]
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N Korean trading executives smuggling cash by train

31-Mar-2016 Intellasia | UPI | 6:00 AM

North Korean trading companies under United Nations Security Council sanctions are secretly bypassing restrictions on money transfers. A source near the China-North Korea [...]
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N. Korea test-fires short-range ‘projectile’: S. Korea

N. Korea test-fires short-range ‘projectile’: S. Korea

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

North Korea test-fired a short-range missile or rocket near its east coast Tuesday, South Korea’s military said, the latest in a series of launches amid rising tension [...]
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S. Korea policy is supportive but 2016 growth may miss forecast

31-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s central bank chief reiterated on Wednesday that its current monetary policy is supportive of growth but propped the door open to possible easing in future [...]
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N Korea fires another ‘projectile’ amid threats

31-Mar-2016 Intellasia | USA Today | 6:00 AM

North Korea fired a projectile believed to be a short-range missile Tuesday, the nation’s latest rebuke of sanctions and military exercises being conducted by the [...]
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US urges N. Korea to tone down rhetoric

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

The United States urged North Korea on Tuesday to tone down its bellicose rhetoric after Pyongyang’s top diplomat threatened the communist nation is ready to launch a [...]
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Korea’s about to get way more dovish

31-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Businessinsider | 6:00 AM

The Bank of Korea just announced four new nominees to its board. The four candidates are Lee Il Houng, the head of Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, Cho Dong [...]
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N Korea to Citizens: Prepare For an ‘Arduous March’

31-Mar-2016 Intellasia | US News | 6:00 AM

‘The road to revolution is long and arduous,’ an editorial in the state-run newspaper read. North Korea is telling its citizens to prepare for famine. State-run [...]
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N Korea Tells Citizens to Prepare Themselves for Famine

31-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Telegraph | 6:00 AM

North Korea instructed the country Monday to brace itself for possible famine and severe economic hardship – but not to despair, because “the road to revolution [...]
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N. Korea still years from solid-fuel missile system: US expert

N. Korea still years from solid-fuel missile system: US expert

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

North Korea’s recent solid-fuel rocket engine test suggests a step forward in missile technology, but it remains many years from using such advanced motors for a [...]
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Korea In Talks With Trump? Seoul Discussing Foreign Policy With US Presidential Candidates

31-Mar-2016 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

South Korean leaders have been monitoring and contacting American presidential hopefuls to talk about foreign policy ahead of the November election, state news service Yonhap [...]
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S. Korea, Iran officials to meet over economy and N. Korea

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

South Korea and Iran will hold working-level talks in Tehran next week to discuss their economic ties and the implementation of international sanctions against North Korea, a [...]
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S. Korea’s defense chief pledges ‘powerful retaliation’ against N. Korean provocation

30-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

Defense minister Han Min-koo called on a counter-artillery unit to “retaliate powerfully” against any North Korean provocations during a troop visit Monday. The [...]
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New US sanctions a headache for companies linked to N Korean gold

30-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

More than two dozen US-listed companies have links to North Korean gold in their supply chains, according to regulatory disclosures reviewed by Reuters, potentially putting [...]
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