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North, Korea start talks aimed at setting up third leaders’ summit

14-Aug-2018 Intellasia | The Globeandmail | 6:02 AM

Senior officials from the rival Koreas met Monday to set a date and venue for a third summit between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, [...]
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‘Korea will support India in defence industry… highly interested in defence corridor plans in TN and UP’

14-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Blogs | 6:02 AM

The first steps towards an active defence cooperation mechanism between Korea and India are currently being taken. As part of this effort, Korean defence minister Song [...]
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Samsung may suspend operations at China mobile phone plant: report

14-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is considering suspending operations at one of its mobile phone manufacturing plants in China due to slumping sales and rising labour costs, the [...]
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Is Korea Equity Market Weakness A Precursor To Weakness In US Markets?

14-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Seeking Alpha | 6:02 AM

About a year ago I provided an update on the Korea Stock Exchange Index (KOSPI) and the fact it can serve as a leading indicator to US equity market performance. As noted in [...]
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S. Korean woman given rare jail term for spycam crime

S. Korean woman given rare jail term for spycam crime

14-Aug-2018 Intellasia | AFP news | 6:02 AM

A South Korean court on Monday slapped a woman with a rare jail term for secretly photographing a male nude model, in a case that sparked controversy over double standards. [...]
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North, Korea agree on third summit to be held in Pyongyang

14-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

North and South Korea agreed on Monday to hold a summit in the North in September, another step towards boosting cooperation between the old rivals, even as doubts grow over [...]
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Koreas to hold Pyongyang summit in September

Koreas to hold Pyongyang summit in September

14-Aug-2018 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:02 AM

North and South Korea agreed Monday to hold a summit in Pyongyang in September after high-level talks in the Demilitarised Zone that divides the peninsula. The two sides [...]
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North, Korea begin talks before possible Pyongyang summit

North, Korea begin talks before possible Pyongyang summit

14-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

North and South Korea agreed to hold a summit in Pyongyang in September, the latest step forward in cross-border ties this year after more high-level talks on Monday, the [...]
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N Korea slams UN chief over call for nuclear disarming

N Korea slams UN chief over call for nuclear disarming

13-Aug-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

North Korea on Friday accused UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres of making “reckless remarks” and toeing the US line when he called for verifiable and [...]
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N. Korea restricts Chinese tour groups ahead of anniversary: report

N. Korea restricts Chinese tour groups ahead of anniversary: report

13-Aug-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Pyongyang will suspend Chinese tour group visits to North Korea ahead of a high profile anniversary next month, according to news reports Saturday. The North’s Korea [...]
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N Korea rejecting US proposals in diplomatic standoff

N Korea rejecting US proposals in diplomatic standoff

13-Aug-2018 Intellasia | CNN | 6:02 AM

The US has made repeated proposals to North Korea on denuclearisation, all of which have been rejected, according to senior diplomatic sources. The United States has made, [...]
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N Korea’s new anger is a sign Trump’s strategy working

13-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Washington Examiner | 6:02 AM

North Korea is getting increasingly angry at the Trump administration. Leader Kim Jong Un is feeling increasing pressure and knows he’ll soon have to decide whether to [...]
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Once ‘No Longer a Nuclear Threat,’ N Korea Now in Standoff With US

13-Aug-2018 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:02 AM

North Korea is insisting that the United States declare that the Korean War is over before providing a detailed, written disclosure of all its atomic weapons stockpiles, its [...]
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N Korea chides US for pressing sanctions

N Korea chides US for pressing sanctions

11-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

North Korea accused the United States on Thursday of pushing for international sanctions despite goodwill moves by Pyongyang and said progress on denuclearisation promises [...]
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Hunt for Korea feminist sparks backlash against ‘sexist’ police

11-Aug-2018 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:02 AM

Activists say search for website editor who posted photos of men without their consent is hypocritical and ignores similar activities by men Police in South Korea are seeking [...]
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