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N Korea to redeploy troops near border amid tensions

19-Jun-2020 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:02 AM

Pyongyang says it will resume military exercises, but Seoul says it will no longer tolerate its unreasonable behaviour. North Korea is warning it will redeploy troops near [...]
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Banks in impasse over digital currency drive

19-Jun-2020 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 6:02 AM

Korean commercial lenders’ drive to issue their own digital currencies remains at an impasse, as the absence of legal guidelines prevents them from joining the global [...]
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N Korea’s state hackers caught engaging in BEC scams

19-Jun-2020 Intellasia | ZDnet | 6:02 AM

ESET researchers said they spotted North Korean state-sponsored hackers attempting to steal money from targets they initially breached for cyber-espionage purposes. At the [...]
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Moon to hold virtual summit with EU leaders on June 30

19-Jun-2020 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 6:02 AM

South Korean President Moon Jae-in will hold a virtual summit with European Union leaders late this month mainly on the novel coronavirus and the Korean Peninsula issue, [...]
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N Korea likely to attack US presidential election in November, analysts warn

19-Jun-2020 Intellasia | FoxNews | 6:02 AM

North Korea will likely attack the US presidential election in November, experts warn, as Kim Jong Un’s regime already has threatened that possibility. “North [...]
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Korea’s Moon faces crisis in peace bid with North but has few options

18-Jun-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

South Korea’s President Moon Jae-in faces the biggest crisis yet in his bid to foster reconciliation with North Korea, as it lashes out with the destruction of a joint [...]
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N Korea says it’s sending soldiers to joint border sites

N Korea says it’s sending soldiers to joint border sites

18-Jun-2020 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

North Korea said Wednesday that it will send soldiers to now-shuttered inter-Korean cooperation sites in its territory and reinstall guard posts and resume military exercises [...]
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Should short selling ban continue for market stability?

18-Jun-2020 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 6:02 AM

About three months have passed since the financial authorities put a six-month temporary ban on short selling on the nation’s bourses March 16. And some observers are [...]
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N. Korea threatens to beef up military presence around DMZ

N. Korea threatens to beef up military presence around DMZ

18-Jun-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

North Korea threatened Wednesday to bolster its military presence in and around the Demilitarised Zone, a day after blowing up its liaison office with the South, prompting [...]
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N Korea’s economic woes driving latest provocations, analyst says

18-Jun-2020 Intellasia | UPI | 6:02 AM

The Kim Jong Un regime may be in a fight for its life amid the latest provocations, including the demolition of the Inter-Korean Liaison Office in Kaesong on Tuesday. Yun [...]
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From historic summit to building destruction, N Korea unsettles US

18-Jun-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

North Korea on Tuesday blew up a building set up in 2018 in a border town as a joint liaison office to foster better ties with South Korea, the latest in a series of actions [...]
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Government tightens property rules to stem speculation

18-Jun-2020 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 6:02 AM

The government said Wednesday that it was designating Daejeon and Cheongju as “overheated speculation zones,” and almost all of Gyeonggi Province, which surrounds [...]
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Infection clusters show signs of spilling over into other regions

18-Jun-2020 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 6:02 AM

Another mass COVID-19 infection reported in Daejeon is putting the health authorities on high alert as it marks the first time the country has seen an infection cluster [...]
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N Korea rejects South’s offer of envoys, vows to redeploy troops to border

N Korea rejects South’s offer of envoys, vows to redeploy troops to border

18-Jun-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

North Korea said on Wednesday it had rejected a South Korean offer to send special envoys to ease escalating tension over defiance by North Korean defectors and stalled [...]
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N Korea accuses South of being like a ‘mongrel dog’ as relations worsen

18-Jun-2020 Intellasia | TheGuardian | 6:02 AM

North Korea has accused South Korea of behaving like a “mongrel dog” bent on confrontation in a state media report that explains the regime’s decision to [...]
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