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Trade deal with Korea still a bad idea: Unifor

14-Jun-2014 Intellasia | News Wire | 6:00 AM

The release of the full text of the proposed free trade deal with South Korea does nothing to alleviate concerns that the deal will seriously harm Canada’s [...]
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Korea’s most wanted man

14-Jun-2014 Intellasia | The Economist | 6:00 AM

FLASHED across television screens and pasted in village buses, posters depict Yoo Byung-eun in various disguises. The reward for tip-offs, recently increased to 500m won [...]
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Korea, Canada set to sign FTA

14-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Korea Times | 6:00 AM

Korea and Canada are expected to officially sign a bilateral free trade agreement during the second half of the year. The Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy said Thursday [...]
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A brighter forecast for N Korea

14-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:00 AM

Kim Jong-Un, leader of the isolated nation North Korea, paid a visit to his national Hydro-Meteorological Service on Tuesday, and was not amused by what he saw. As an [...]
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12 bodies still missing in S Korea ferry disaster

12 bodies still missing in S Korea ferry disaster

14-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Presstv | 6:00 AM

The rescue team searching for bodies inside South Korea’s sunken ferry has made no progress for finding 12 bodies still trapped within the ship. Twelve bodies are still [...]
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Seoul’s satellite, missile defense plans outlined

14-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Korea Joongang Daily | 6:00 AM

The Korean military plans to develop five reconnaissance satellites that can spy on North Korea and deploy them by the early 2020s, according to the Defense Acquisition [...]
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Korea Suspends Asiana Flight for Breach of Safety Rules

14-Jun-2014 Intellasia | The wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

The South Korean government has ordered Asiana 020560.SE -0.52 percent Airlines Inc. to suspend its flights to Saipan for seven days as punishment for violating safety rules [...]
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Why so many police used in raid of Korean church?

14-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Several thousand police officers – 6,000 on Wednesday and 3,000 on Thursday – were mobilised to raid a sprawling South Korean church compound near Seoul to hunt [...]
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Korea president revamps cabinet after ferry tragedy

Korea president revamps cabinet after ferry tragedy

14-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

South Korean President Park Geun-Hye revamped her cabinet Friday, replacing seven ministers in response to intense criticism over her administration’s handling of [...]
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Korea’s Park replaces finance minister in cabinet reshuffle

14-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korean President Park Geun-hye replaced her finance minister with a three-term member of parliament and close policy confidant in a cabinet reshuffle on Friday in the [...]
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Korea President Shuffles Cabinet

Korea President Shuffles Cabinet

14-Jun-2014 Intellasia | VOA News | 6:00 AM

South Korean President Park Geun-hye is replacing seven Cabinet members in response to sagging public trust after the April sinking of the ferry Sewol, which left 304 people [...]
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The Rise of Chinese E-Commerce in Korea

14-Jun-2014 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

Just six months after launching, “Taobao Mania,” an online community helping Koreans shop on Chinese online marketplaces, is thriving. Taobao Mania not only [...]
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First damages suit filed over Korea ferry disaster

14-Jun-2014 Intellasia | The Straits Times | 6:00 AM

The mother of a student victim of South Korea’s ferry disaster has filed a test lawsuit seeking damages from the government and the vessel’s owners, a court [...]
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Pope to console families of ferry victims during S. Korea visit

14-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

Pope Francis will invite families of those victimised in April’s ferry disaster to a papal Mass during his upcoming visit to South Korea and deliver a message of [...]
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Prosecutors Appeal for Help in Catching Ferry Owner

14-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Chosun | 6:00 AM

Prosecutors on Thursday appealed for help from the public in catching fugitive ferry owner Yoo Byung-eon, issuing a detailed description in hopes of tip-offs. Among other [...]
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