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Korea-Japan trade row to hurt Tokyo’s 5G bid

06-Aug-2019 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 6:02 AM

The worsening trade conflict between Korea and Japan is expected to hurt Japanese telecom companies that are pushing to commercialise fifth-generation (5G) network services [...]
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Trump Says Kim Jong Un Won’t ‘Disappoint His Friend, President Trump’ Despite Missile Tests

05-Aug-2019 Intellasia | HuffPost | 6:02 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un launched three missile tests in eight days, but President Donald Trump isn’t worried even though Europe and South Korea are. He tweeted [...]
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Trump dismisses N Korea missile tests. Experts say he’s giving Kim regime a ‘free pass’

05-Aug-2019 Intellasia | USA Today | 6:02 AM

President Donald Trump and his national security advisers have repeatedly declined to criticise North Korea’s latest weapons tests, shrugging them off as small-scale [...]
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Korea accuses Japan of waging ‘economic war’

05-Aug-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:02 AM

Japan dropped South Korea as a preferred trading partner on Friday, escalating a dispute that threatens the global supply chain for smartphones and electronic devices. The [...]
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N Korea confirms test-firing of rocket launcher system, third weapons test in just over a week

05-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

North Korea said Saturday its leader Kim Jong Un supervised another test-firing of a new multiple rocket launcher system that could potentially enhance the country’s [...]
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Refile: Korea warns Japan of security pact risk, calls for ‘cooling-off’ in trade row

Refile: Korea warns Japan of security pact risk, calls for ‘cooling-off’ in trade row

05-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

South Korea is exploring all options in a bitter trade row with Japan, including scrapping an intelligence sharing pact, but wants a cooling off period with Tokyo, a senior [...]
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N Korea says Kim supervised latest rocket launcher test

N Korea says Kim supervised latest rocket launcher test

05-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

North Korea said Saturday its leader Kim Jong Un supervised another test-firing of a new multiple rocket launcher system that could potentially enhance the country’s [...]
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N Korea want to host World Cup qualifier with South in Pyongyang

05-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

North Korea have nominated Pyongyang as the host venue for their World Cup qualifying match against South Korea in October, clearing the way for the two countries to play on [...]
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Korean anti-bullying campaigner wins Asia’s ‘Nobel prize’

05-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

A campaigner who tackles youth suicide in South Korea, two journalists, and a human rights activist were named Friday among the winners of Asia’s equivalent of the [...]
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N Korean prisoners publicly executed for trying to escape or steal, UN says

05-Aug-2019 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:02 AM

UN interviewed more than 330 people, mostly women, who left the country, with some subject to sexual violence and beatings North Korean prisoners who tried to escape or steal [...]
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Dismissing missile tests, Trump says Kim won’t want to ‘disappoint me’

05-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

US President Donald Trump downplayed on Friday North Korea’s missile tests, saying that while they may violate a UN resolution, Kim Jong Un will not want to [...]
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N Korea says it has tested another rocket launcher system

N Korea says it has tested another rocket launcher system

05-Aug-2019 Intellasia | The Hill | 6:02 AM

North Korea said Saturday morning local time that leader Kim Jong Un oversaw a test of a new multiple rocket launcher system that has the potential to boost the [...]
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Trump defends Kim Jong Un as ‘friend’ after short-range missile launch

05-Aug-2019 Intellasia | The Hill | 6:02 AM

President Trump on Friday defended Kim Jong Un after North Korea’s third short-range missile launch in just over a week, saying they did not violate the [...]
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Washington worries Japan-Korea tensions may worsen: US official

Washington worries Japan-Korea tensions may worsen: US official

03-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

The United States is worried that trade and diplomatic tensions between South Korea and Japan could worsen and is urging both sides to consider a “standstill [...]
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Second S Korean man sets himself ablaze in apparent Japan protest

Second S Korean man sets himself ablaze in apparent Japan protest

03-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Police find bag containing a memo and leaflet criticising Japan over decision to tighten controls on high-tech exports. A 72-year-old South Korean man is in critical [...]
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