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Korea’s Incheon Airport to Woo Chinese With Resort

12-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Incheon Airport, the gateway to Seoul, is planning a tourism project to emulate Resorts World Sentosa in Singapore that aims to lure Chinese with a new casino, shopping mall [...]
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N Korean vice minister visits Singapore as part of South-East Asian trip

12-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Senior minister of State for Foreign Affairs and Home Affairs Masagos Zulkifli met with a North Korean vice minister on Tuesday to discuss bilateral cooperation between [...]
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Incheon airport emulates Singapore-style resort to lure Chinese travellers

12-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Incheon Airport, the gateway to Seoul, is planning a tourism project to emulate Resorts World Sentosa in Singapore that aims to lure Chinese with a new casino, shopping mall [...]
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Korea, US Conduct Naval Drill Near Border With N Korea

12-Feb-2015 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

South Korean and US troops, on Tuesday, conducted a joint maritime drill near Ganghwa Island in the Yellow Sea, close to the North Korean coast, Yonhap News Agency reported, [...]
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N. Korea should meet with S. Korea with no strings attached: US envoy

12-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Arirang | 6:00 AM

The US ambassador to South Korea says North Korea should not be demanding preconditions from Seoul in return for inter-Korean talks. Meeting with South Korean lawmakers at [...]
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Woman rescued from vacuum-bot attack

12-Feb-2015 Intellasia | CBS News | 6:00 AM

Not the first time modern technology has clashed with age-old traditions, perhaps, but a South Korean woman was lucky to escape relatively unscathed after her household [...]
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N Korea successfully launched new ‘ultra-precision anti-ship’ missiles

12-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

North Korea successfully launched five missiles that have the potential to significantly increase the threat against US, South Korean, and Japanese ships operating around the [...]
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Under government pressure, stingy Korea Inc hikes dividends

12-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Daily Times | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s new law compelling big companies to part with “excess” cash or be taxed on it is prompting traditionally tight-fisted Korea Inc to boost [...]
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Robot vacuum attacks Korea housewife’s hair

11-Feb-2015 Intellasia | NY Newss | 6:00 AM

Robot vacuums are supposed to suck up hair on the floor – but not when it’s still attached to a head. South Korean paramedics saved a housewife from her robot [...]
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Former Spy Chief in Korea Sentenced in Election Case

Former Spy Chief in Korea Sentenced in Election Case

11-Feb-2015 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

In a political blow to President Park Geun-hye, a South Korean appeals court on Monday convicted a former government intelligence chief on charges of intervening in the 2012 [...]
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N Korea flaunts its ‘cutting-edge’ missiles

N Korea flaunts its ‘cutting-edge’ missiles

11-Feb-2015 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

North Korea tested what it described as a new type of “cutting-edge” anti-ship missile with its leader Kim Jong Un pictured beaming at the launch, as shown in [...]
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Foreigners Exit as Profits Miss for 17th Quarter: Korea Markets

11-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

International money managers are losing patience with South Korea’s biggest companies after the 17th straight quarter of disappointing earnings. Overseas investors have [...]
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N Korea: Harsher Punishments for Contact with South

N Korea: Harsher Punishments for Contact with South

11-Feb-2015 Intellasia | HRW | 6:00 AM

North Korea is expanding efforts to control its borders and reduce information flows in and out of the country by harshly punishing people trying to flee the country, and [...]
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Border attacks raise tensions between China and N Korea

11-Feb-2015 Intellasia | France24 | 6:00 AM

China, one of North Korea’s only allies, is increasing border security after violent attacks by North Koreans in Chinese border cities sullied relations between the two [...]
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Korea finance minister hints interest rates to stay put

11-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Worldbulletin | 6:00 AM

South Korean interest rates are likely to remain at current record low levels as the economy continues its steady recovery and with inflation set to remain stable, the [...]
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