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What about N Korea’s non-nuclear arsenal?

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | Al Jazeera | 6:00 AM

With an army rumoured to be number more than one million soldiers and a large conventional arsenal, it’s not just North Korean nuclear weapons that could pose a threat. [...]
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Trump picks Korea envoy, filling months-long vacancy

Trump picks Korea envoy, filling months-long vacancy

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Veteran Asia-hand Admiral Harry Harris is to be the new US ambassador to South Korea, Australian prime minister Malcolm Turnbull has confirmed, filling a post that has been [...]
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Commentary: Trump’s Iran revisionism won’t help with N Korea

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Donald Trump may soon learn that revising history can come back to haunt himespecially as he approaches his own historic reckoning on North Korea. On Tuesday, with [...]
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Samsung Electronics flags mobile weakness as chips power record first-quarter profit

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said weakness in the global smartphone market would slow earnings growth, as it reported record quarterly profit on Thursday thanks to strong [...]
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Kim and Moon to meet at military demarcation line before summit

Kim and Moon to meet at military demarcation line before summit

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un and the South’s president Moon Jae-in will meet at the Military Demarcation Line that divides the peninsula before their summit [...]
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Generation gap: Koreans fear, welcome and ignore the North

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

In the freewheeling democracy of South Korea, views of the authoritarian North, the prospects for reunification, and Friday’s summit between President Moon Jae-in and [...]
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Korea’s Moon to meet N Korea’s Kim at border for summit

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korean President Moon Jae-in will greet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Friday as the latter crosses a military demarcation line to enter the South for the first [...]
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Don’t Waste the Korea Summit

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Trump and Moon must learn from mistakes of the past. Hope is again rising on the Korean peninsula. On Friday, South Korea’s President Moon Jae-in and North Korean [...]
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Korea swept by wave of optimism ahead of historic Moon-Kim summit

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | The Telegraph | 6:00 AM

Just hours before a summit in the border village of Panmunjom that could finally bring a lasting peace to the Korean Peninsula, optimism is breaking out all over the South. [...]
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Geologists say N Korea’s nuclear test site has collapsed

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Research by Chinese geologists shows the mountain above North Korea’s main nuclear test site has collapsed, rendering it unsafe for further testing and requiring that [...]
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N Korea offers deep apologies to China over deadly bus crash

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has offered his deep apologies to China after a bus crash in his isolated country killed 32 Chinese tourists, state media said on Thursday. [...]
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Kim Jong Un to cross line at DMZ: Here’s what will happen

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

It’s been billed as an historic encounter that could lead to peace on the Korean Peninsula, which has been divided for more than six decades. On Friday morning, North [...]
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Dealing with N Korea: Three lessons from previous summits

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

When Moon Jae-in meets Kim Jong Un on Friday, he’ll be the third South Korean President to meet his North Korean counterpart. Two of his predecessors, Kim Dae-jung and [...]
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Korean talks: What will come from Kim-Moon meeting?

Korean talks: What will come from Kim-Moon meeting?

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will meet on Friday in an act of diplomacy not seen for more than a decade. This rare dialogue comes [...]
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GM, Korea weigh raising investment plan in unit from $2.8 billion: source

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

General Motors Co (GM.N) and the South Korean government are considering raising the size of their investment in the US automaker’s South Korean subsidiary from a [...]
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