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Korea says it may be open to solo travel for its citizens to N Korea

Korea says it may be open to solo travel for its citizens to N Korea

17-Jan-2020 Intellasia | CNN | 7:02 AM

South Koreans may soon be able to travel on their own to North Korea under new rules being considered by their government. The South Korean Ministry of Unification, which [...]
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Seoul considering Strait of Hormuz assistance from ‘multiple angles’

17-Jan-2020 Intellasia | KoreaHerald | 7:02 AM

South Korea is looking at ways to contribute to the security of the Strait of Hormuz off the Iranian coast from “multiple angles,” according to the Foreign [...]
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S. Korea, US still have differences on defense cost sharing: ministry

17-Jan-2020 Intellasia | KoreaHerald | 7:02 AM

South Korea and the US still have their differences on how to share the costs of stationing American troops in Korea, the Foreign Ministry said Thursday, after the two sides [...]
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Regulations hamper growth of Korean financial stocks

17-Jan-2020 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 7:02 AM

Korean financial stocks are stuck in decades-long doldrums, as ever-toughening regulations keep dampening investors’ appetite for major banking players here, experts [...]
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S Korea takes steps to boost green car sector to combat slowdown

17-Jan-2020 Intellasia | SPGlobal | 7:02 AM

South Korea is taking steps to enhance its eco-friendly vehicle industry as production of internal combustion vehicles wane amid a global economic slowdown and a lack of new [...]
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Will Korea accept transgender solider?

17-Jan-2020 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 7:02 AM

Will South Korea accept a transgender person in the military? The Army is examining a “keep or drop” case involving a petty officer who underwent sex-change [...]
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Thailand, Vietnam, Taiwan compete to attract Korean tourists

17-Jan-2020 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 7:02 AM

Thailand, Vietnam and Taiwan have been in heated competition to attract more Korean tourists during the Lunar New Year holiday amid lower travel demand for Japan, industry [...]
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Genesis rolls out GV80, jumps on SUV bandwagon

Genesis rolls out GV80, jumps on SUV bandwagon

16-Jan-2020 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 6:02 AM

Hyundai Motor’s luxury brand Genesis launched the much-anticipated GV80 SUV in Korea, Wednesday, seeking a further boost in the rapid growth of the six-year-old brand. [...]
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Seoul reaffirms focus on NK engagement

16-Jan-2020 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 6:02 AM

Despite a rising controversy over the possible violation of global sanctions, key officials of the Moon Jae-in administration have reaffirmed the President’s [...]
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US slaps sanctions over N Korea workers but appeals for dialogue

16-Jan-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

The United States on Tuesday imposed sanctions on two companies for exploiting North Korean overseas labour but joined allies Japan and South Korea in appealing for diplomacy [...]
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Exclusive: UN sanctions experts warnstay away from N Korea cryptocurrency conference

Exclusive: UN sanctions experts warnstay away from N Korea cryptocurrency conference

16-Jan-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

United Nations sanctions experts are warning people not to attend a cryptocurrency conference in North Korea in February, flagging it as a likely sanctions violation, [...]
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Korean OS makers seek to steal customers from Microsoft

16-Jan-2020 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 6:02 AM

With Microsoft officially ending its support for Windows 7, January 14, computer software companies developing operating systems (OS) here are desperately seeking to raise [...]
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Korea’s US crude imports slip in December, but double in 2019

16-Jan-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

South Korea’s imports of crude oil from the United States more than doubled in 2019 despite dipping in December, data showed on Wednesday, as it bolstered purchases of [...]
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Korea says pushing ahead with N Korea engagement despite stalled talks

16-Jan-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Inter-Korean cooperation doesn’t necessarily have to wait for the United States’ denuclearisation talks with North Korea to progress, South Korean Foreign [...]
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Bank of Korea to stand pat for now, views split on further easing: Reuters poll

16-Jan-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

South Korea’s central bank is expected to keep its policy rate unchanged at its rate review this week, a Reuters poll showed on Wednesday, although views are split on [...]
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