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Mohegan Sun heats up Korea casino competition with $5 billion proposal

22-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The operator of the US Mohegan Sun casino has partnered with South Korea’s largest airport in a proposal for a $5 billion casino resort, putting its hat in the ring for [...] » More

N. Korea extends deadline in Kaesong wage row

22-Apr-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

North Korea has agreed to extend a deadline to settle a dispute over the payment of wages by South Korean factory owners to workers at the Kaesong joint industrial zone, a [...] » More

As Korea’s secondary stock market soars, so do doubts

22-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Many of the stocks on South Korea’s Kosdaq are looking a touch frothy after more than doubling in price in under four months as retail investors plough into the market, [...] » More

S. Korea, Peru vow to cooperate in trainer jet project

22-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

President Park Geun-hye and her Peruvian counterpart, Ollanta Humala, vowed Monday to continue to cooperate in Peru’s advanced trainer jet project, a move that could [...] » More

Korea strengthens business ties with Latin America

21-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Korea Times | 8:03 AM

Korean companies are expected to sign number of business deals during a trip by President Park Geun-hye toLatin America, and expand their presence there. Those offering [...] » More

US mulls fresh sanctions against N. Korea over human rights abuse

21-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Mainichi | 8:03 AM

The United States is considering imposing fresh sanctions on North Korea over reported cases of serious human rights violations there, a US government official and a [...] » More

S. Korea’s ratio of corporate debt to GDP high: report

21-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Yonhap | 8:03 AM

South Koreahas a high ratio of corporate debt to gross domestic product (GDP), a parliamentary report showed Monday, raising concern it could erode the nation’s growth [...] » More

Foreign carmakers’ earnings in S. Korea soar in 2014

21-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Yonhap | 8:02 AM

Earnings of overseas carmakers in South Korea surged nearly 2.5-fold in 2014 on the back of the rising popularity of foreign-made automobiles here, data showed on Monday, [...] » More

Kim Jong-un climbs N Korea’s highest peak Mount Paektu, state media says

21-Apr-2015 Intellasia | ABC | 8:02 AM

North Korea’s state-run media says leader Kim Jong-un has climbed the country’s highest mountain, the 2,750-metreMountPaektu. A photo of the leader of the [...] » More

N Korea tells US ambassador he could face a ‘bigger mishap’ than the knife attack to his face

21-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Independent | 8:01 AM

North Koreahave told the U.S ambassador toSouth Koreathat he could face a “bigger mishap” than the knife attack to his face last month if he does not stop [...] » More

Kaesong business owners caught between two Koreas

21-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Arirang | 8:01 AM

South Korea’sKaesongbusiness owners are stuck in a dilemma. On the one hand, they’re facing the prospect of having to pay a late fee if they don’t comply [...] » More

Sewol families clash with riot police

21-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Korea Times | 8:00 AM

Twenty-one relatives of people who died during the sinking of the ferry Sewol were released Sunday after being detained following violent clashes with police a day earlier. [...] » More

Violent Clashes At Korea Ferry Rally

21-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Sky | 8:00 AM

A protest over the South Korean government’s handling of a ferry disaster that killed more than 300 people descended into violence, with dozens of people arrested. [...] » More

Kim Jong-un climbs N Korea’s highest peak Mount Paektu, state media says

Kim Jong-un climbs N Korea’s highest peak Mount Paektu, state media says

21-Apr-2015 Intellasia | ABC | 7:40 AM

North Korea’s state-run media says leader Kim Jong-un has climbed the country’s highest mountain, the 2,750-metreMountPaektu. A photo of the leader of the [...] » More

Violent Clashes At Korea Ferry Rally

Violent Clashes At Korea Ferry Rally

21-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Sky | 7:36 AM

A protest over the South Korean government’s handling of a ferry disaster that killed more than 300 people descended into violence, with dozens of people arrested. [...] » More