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S. Korea says N. Korea has fired unidentified projectiles

01-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

South Korea’s military said North Korea conducted its second weapons test in less than a week Wednesday, firing two short-range ballistic missiles off its east coast in [...]
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N. Korea launches ‘multiple unidentified projectiles’: Yonhap

N. Korea launches ‘multiple unidentified projectiles’: Yonhap

01-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

North Korea launched “multiple unidentified projectiles” on Wednesday, South Korea’s Yonhap news agency reported, days after firing two missiles as a [...]
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Pompeo hopes to help patch up Japan-Korea ties

01-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he would encourage Washington’s two biggest Asian allies Japan and South Korea “to find a path forward” from their [...]
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US appeals court upholds ruling against Chinese banks in N Korea sanctions probe

US appeals court upholds ruling against Chinese banks in N Korea sanctions probe

01-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

A US appeals court said on Tuesday it had upheld a ruling by a US judge who held three large Chinese banks in contempt for refusing to comply with subpoenas in a probe into [...]
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Samsung Electronics Q2 net profit slumps 53pct

01-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

The world’s biggest smartphone and memory chip maker Samsung Electronics saw net profits slump by more than half in the second quarter, it said Wednesday, in the face [...]
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N Korea official tells US counterpart talks to begin soon: senior US official

N Korea official tells US counterpart talks to begin soon: senior US official

01-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

A North Korean official told a White House National Security Council counterpart last week that working-level talks to revive denuclearisation negotiations with North Korea [...]
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Samsung profit slumps more than half as chip market weakens

01-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

The world’s biggest smartphone and memory chip maker Samsung Electronics on Wednesday reported second-quarter net profits slumping by more than half in the face of a [...]
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N Korea fires two ballistic missiles in second missile launch in a week

01-Aug-2019 Intellasia | BBC | 6:02 AM

North Korea has fired two short-range ballistic missiles off its east coast, according to South Korea’s military, the second such launch in a week. The two missiles [...]
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Wall Street Journal Corrects ‘Bombshell’ Report on N Korea’s Nuclear Weapons

31-Jul-2019 Intellasia | DailySignal | 6:02 AM

The Wall Street Journal quietly added a massive correction to a story that, if accurate, would have had significant implications for nuclear talks between President Donald [...]
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Korean Grace Road Church cult founder Shin Ok-ju gets six years in jail for torturing followers in Fiji

31-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

A South Korean doomsday cult leader has been sentenced to six years in prison for detaining her followers in Fiji and subjecting them to violence and barbaric rituals. Shin [...]
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‘S. Korea is an inseparable neighbour,’ says Japanese historian

31-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Donga | 6:02 AM

“It is a measure that regards South Korea as an enemy. It should immediately be withdrawn,” said Haruki Wada, emeritus professor at Tokyo University during an [...]
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US citizen released from N Korea says he spied for US, Korea

31-Jul-2019 Intellasia | FoxNews | 6:02 AM

A US citizen convicted of espionage in North Korea and later freed from prison there has admitted he was indeed spying for the US and South Korea detailing how he [...]
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N Korea Hostage freed by Trump details his CIA work and torture in prison camp ‘I became a traitor overnight’

31-Jul-2019 Intellasia | NewsWeek | 6:02 AM

An American citizen whose release was secured by President Donald Trump has detailed his experiences in a North Korean prison camp after getting caught spying for the CIA and [...]
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N Koreans to return home after sailing to Korea

N Koreans to return home after sailing to Korea

31-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AP-Reuters | 6:02 AM

Three North Koreans who sailed into South Korean waters with a white flag said the journey was a mistake. Relations between the two countries remains cool after North Korea [...]
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Korea strongly warns against ‘whitelist’ action

31-Jul-2019 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 6:02 AM

Japan’s potential removal of Korea from its list of trusted trade partners is fast emerging as another flashpoint in already tense bilateral relations. During a session [...]
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