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N Korean man in Malaysia challenges US extradition bid

19-Sep-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

A North Korean man launched a legal challenge Friday against a US bid to extradite him from Malaysia over allegations he supplied goods to his country in breach of sanctions. [...] » More

Korean prosecutors indict former head of comfort women support group

18-Sep-2020 Intellasia | JapanNews | 6:02 AM

South Korean public prosecutors have indicted without arrest lawmaker Yoon Mee-hyang over allegations that money donated to an organisation to support former so-called [...] » More

N Korea SLBM launch could happen soon, Seoul official says

N Korea SLBM launch could happen soon, Seoul official says

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

South Korea’s joint chiefs of staff chair nominee confirmed there is a possibility North Korea could test a submarine-launched ballistic missile on the occasion of a [...] » More

US expresses concerns over Korea’s ‘Netflix law’

18-Sep-2020 Intellasia | Koreaherald | 6:02 AM

US officials expressed concerns over South Korea’s revised Telecommunications Business Act, which would require foreign platform operators to share the cost of ensuring [...] » More

Seoul: N. Korea may conduct underwater-launched missile test

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

North Korea may soon conduct its first underwater-launched ballistic missile test in about a year, a top South Korean military official said Wednesday, amid long-stalled [...] » More

N Korea: South ‘digging its grave’ with military spending

N Korea: South ‘digging its grave’ with military spending

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

North Korea state media is condemning Seoul for a recent defense budget hike, calling the move “yet another military provocation.” Pyongyang propaganda service [...] » More

Korea warns of underwater missile test launch by N Korea

18-Sep-2020 Intellasia | TheHill | 6:02 AM

A top South Korean military commander warned lawmakers Wednesday that North Korea could be planning to test a ballistic missile launched via submarine. The Associated Press [...] » More

S. Korea to hold ceremony to mark Philippines’ participation in Korean War

18-Sep-2020 Intellasia | YNA | 6:02 AM

South Korea will hold a ceremony this week to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Philippines’ participation in the Korean War, the veterans affairs ministry said [...] » More

COVID-19 Has Crushed Everybody’s Economy Except for Korea’s

18-Sep-2020 Intellasia | EP | 6:02 AM

As the United States struggles with a stubbornly persistent pandemic and a stubbornly slow return to economic growth, South Korea seems to have found the recipe to succeed on [...] » More

Pompeo says US-NKorea talks are ongoing behind scenes

Pompeo says US-NKorea talks are ongoing behind scenes

17-Sep-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo admitted Tuesday that the hoped-for progress in negotiations with nuclear-armed North Korea has not materialised, but talks are ongoing. [...] » More

NK propaganda outlet slams S. Korea over budget proposal for military spending hike

17-Sep-2020 Intellasia | Koreaherald | 6:02 AM

A North Korean propaganda outlet on Wednesday blasted South Korea over a plan to increase its national defense budget for next year, saying “those enjoying fire would [...] » More

Korea shares snap four-day rally on profit taking ahead of Fed statement

17-Sep-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Round-up of South Korean financial markets: ** South Korean shares snapped a four-session rally on Wednesday, dragged down by chemical and financial stocks on profit taking, [...] » More

N. Korea could fire SLBM around next month’s party anniversary: JCS chief nominee

17-Sep-2020 Intellasia | Koreaherald | 6:02 AM

North Korea could test-fire a submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) around the founding anniversary of the Worker’ Party next month, Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) [...] » More

Unification minister calls for N. Korea to carry out summit agreements

17-Sep-2020 Intellasia | YNA | 6:02 AM

Unification minister Lee In-young called Wednesday for North Korea to carry out agreements the leaders of the two Koreas reached during their 2018 summit talks and move [...] » More

Assembly speaker suggests holding presidential, local elections together in 2022

17-Sep-2020 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 6:02 AM

National Assembly Speaker Park Byeong-seug urged parties, Wednesday, to review a plan to hold the presidential election and local elections, both scheduled in 2022, at the [...] » More