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Japan Signs Long-Delayed Military Secrets Pact With Korea

24-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Japan and South Korea signed a military intelligence-sharing accord in Seoul on Wednesday, less than a month after restarting negotiations following a four-year hiatus. South [...]
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Two members quit Saenuri amid scandal

24-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

Two influential members quit South Korea’s ruling Saenuri Party Tuesday in a fresh blow to the party plagued by a corruption scandal involving President Park Geun-hye [...]
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Analyst: US troops in Korea are serving the national interest

24-Nov-2016 Intellasia | UPI | 6:00 AM

A former US deputy secretary of defense said a US troop presence in South Korea is in the national interest. Top security analyst and centre for Strategic and International [...]
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Seoul to Confirm China’s Rumoured Ban on Korean Pop Culture

24-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

The government is keeping a close eye on rumours that China has placed restrictions on the performance of South Korean pop culture stars. A government official said Tuesday [...]
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N Korea Issues Warning to Trump

24-Nov-2016 Intellasia | US News | 6:00 AM

The isolated state’s media arm insists the US cease its “hostile nuclear threats” toward Pyongyang, and lambasts President Barack Obama’s [...]
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Kim Jong Un writes 9-page letter to Trump, demanding end to ‘hostile nuclear threats’

Kim Jong Un writes 9-page letter to Trump, demanding end to ‘hostile nuclear threats’

24-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Foxnews | 6:00 AM

Cheeky North Korea has sent a nine-page letter to the US demanding it stops the ‘hostile nuclear threats’ towards the rogue state and its despotic leader. The [...]
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Officials: Multilateral Effort Needed to Curb N Korean Cyber, Nuclear Threat

24-Nov-2016 Intellasia | USNI | 6:00 AM

North Korea’s continued testing of nuclear weapons and expanded submarine-launched ballistic missiles threaten not only the South Korea, United States forces on the [...]
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Korean islanders braced for fresh wave of attacks from N Korea

24-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Telegrap | 6:00 AM

A South Korean island is on high alert for an attack after North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un made a rare visit to artillery batteries on nearby border islands. Yeonpyeong, [...]
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Korea’s political turmoil a cause for concern in relation to N Korea

24-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Chicago Tribune | 6:00 AM

The following editorial appears in Tuesday’s Yomiuri Shimbun: South Korean President Park Geun-hye cannot evade being blamed for causing the stagnation of national [...]
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Korea prosecutors raid Samsung Group offices: Yonhap

24-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korean prosecutors raided the offices of Samsung Group, Yonhap News reports on Wednesday, over its alleged link with Choi Soon-sil, President Park Geun-hye’s [...]
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Samsung Group, pension fund offices raided in growing Korea scandal

24-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korean prosecutors raided the offices of Samsung Group on Wednesday, a prosecution official said, after media reports of alleged links with a confidante of President [...]
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Samsung offices raided over influence-peddling scandal

24-Nov-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

South Korean prosecutors on Wednesday raided offices of the Samsung Group and the state pension fund as the electronics giant is dragged further into a snowballing [...]
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N Korea calls for the US to stop attempting to ‘overthrow’ Kim Jong-un

N Korea calls for the US to stop attempting to ‘overthrow’ Kim Jong-un

24-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Indianexpress | 6:00 AM

US President-elect Donald Trump has announced that he will pull out of the 12-member Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement as soon as he takes charge as president. The [...]
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Korean authorities raid Samsung in Park Geun-hye probe

24-Nov-2016 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

South Korean authorities have raided the offices of Samsung and the national pension fund as part of a corruption investigation linked to the president. They are probing [...]
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Blue pills in Blue House: S. Korea leader explains Viagra

24-Nov-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Little blue pills in the Blue House? South Korea President Park Geun-hye’s office on Wednesday confirmed revelations by an opposition lawmaker that it purchased about [...]
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