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Kemp’s first trade mission as governor: Korea

15-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Saporta Report | 6:00 AM

A Georgia delegation headed by Gov. Brian Kemp is heading to South Korea to pitch the state to companies there, and visit companies that already invest here. Kemp called the [...]
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South Rorea: Donald Trump’s letter from Kim Jong Un has a ‘Very interesting part’ he left out

15-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Newsweek | 6:00 AM

South Korean President Moon Jae-in has been briefed on contents of the recent letter sent from North Korean supreme leader Kim Jong Un to President Donald Trump, and he said [...]
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Korea’s government wants greener energy. Who will pay for it?

15-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Economist | 6:00 AM

There are few subsidies for renewables or disincentives to build coal-fired plants Standing in the middle of a huge coastal mud flat, Moon Jae-in, South Korea’s [...]
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Kim Jong Un’s ‘beautiful’ letter to Trump contained no details on way forward, source says

Kim Jong Un’s ‘beautiful’ letter to Trump contained no details on way forward, source says

15-Jun-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

A “beautiful” letter from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un touted by President Donald Trump on Tuesday lacked substance and did not contain any details on a way [...]
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US, allies accuse N Korea of violating UN sanctions on refined petroleum

15-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Foxnews | 6:00 AM

The US is accusing North Korea of breaching UN sanctions on the import of refined petroleum via illegal ship-to-ship transfersa move that marks a contrast to the warmer [...]
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Pride (without) Pictures: Korea has strict laws about taking photos at Pride

15-Jun-2019 Intellasia | LGBTQ Nation | 6:00 AM

Seoul, capital of South Korea, held the only Korean Pride Parade until 2009. The first South Korean Pride took place in 2000, and 50 people attended. The queer community in [...]
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BTS, Korean pop titans who conquered the West

15-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Paris’s Stade de France stadium is packed. The crowd is a sea of screaming teenagers in sporty hoodies, colourful rabbit ears andas it starts to rainplastic ponchos. In [...]
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US, allies accuse N Korea of violating UN cap on fuel imports

14-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The US-led complaint to the UN Security Council North Korea sanctions committee listed 79 illegal deliveries of fuel this year and concluded that the countryofficially known [...]
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US accuses N Korea of breaching UN fuel cap

US accuses N Korea of breaching UN fuel cap

14-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The United States is accusing North Korea of breaching a UN-imposed ceiling on fuel imports by carrying out dozens of ship-to-ship transfers this year, according to a report [...]
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N Korea says it’s fighting swine fever with quarantine

N Korea says it’s fighting swine fever with quarantine

14-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

North Korea said Wednesday it is actively fighting the spread of the highly contagious African swine fever weeks after it reported an outbreak near its border with China. The [...]
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Korea’s won is Asia’s whipping boy in US-China trade war

14-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s exposure to a stressed global manufacturing supply chain has knocked its currencyAsia’s most risk sensitiveto over two-year lows as investors use it [...]
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N Korea is sanctions-busting by exceeding oil import cap, US tells UN in new report

14-Jun-2019 Intellasia | CBSNews | 6:00 AM

North Korea has violated sanctions by importing more oil than is allowed by the United Nations, by using illicit ship-to-ship transfers on the high seas, the US tells the UN [...]
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3 N Korean defectors talk about what it was like crossing the demilitarised zone

14-Jun-2019 Intellasia | ABC | 6:00 AM

Kim Kang Yoo was shaking as he passed by his fellow soldiers at North Korea’s front-line guard post. A security guard looked at him in the eye, and Kim held on tight to [...]
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Kim Jong Un’s sister visits DMZ to pay respects to late Korean first lady

14-Jun-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

The younger sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visited Korea’s demilitarised zone on Wednesday to pay her respects to South Korea’s former first lady, who [...]
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Moon hopes for early summit with N Korean leader

14-Jun-2019 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 6:00 AM

A senior presidential aide said Thursday that discussions are underway with officials from Pyongyang regarding another inter-Korean summit, before US President Donald [...]
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