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Government to screen LG’s move to sell LCD biz to China

28-Jul-2020 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 6:02 AM

LG Chem’s plan to sell its liquid crystal display (LCD) polariser business unit to a Chinese company may hit a snag as the Korean government moves to designate the [...]
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S. Korea’s ample liquidity mostly remains in bank savings

28-Jul-2020 Intellasia | Koreaherald | 6:02 AM

South Korea’s lenders saw savings by customers climb rapidly during the first six months of the year, along with household and corporate loans, central bank data showed [...]
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Kim Jong Un puts N Korean city on lockdown over suspected coronavirus case, says ‘vicious virus’ may be in country

28-Jul-2020 Intellasia | FoxNews | 6:02 AM

After claiming for months that North Korea has no coronavirus cases, dictator Kim Jong Un placed a border city on lockdown after a person was discovered with suspected [...]
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Cost of scaling up EV industry: Short-term profitability

28-Jul-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Economics 101: price goes up when there’s more demand than supply. In the case of electric vehicle batteries, the current supply crunch is only to intensify, with the [...]
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N. Korea reports first suspected infection as global cases top 16m

28-Jul-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

North Korea declared its first suspected coronavirus case on Sunday, becoming one of the last countries to do so as the number of people infected worldwide passed 16 million. [...]
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N Korea declares emergency over suspected virus case

N Korea declares emergency over suspected virus case

28-Jul-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

North Korean authorities have imposed a lockdown on the border city of Kaesong after discovering what they say is the country’s first suspected coronavirus case, state [...]
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Childhood trauma driving equality push by S. Korean MP

28-Jul-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

When Jang Hye-yeong was 13 the strain of caring for her disabled sister tore her family apart. Her autistic sibling was placed in a care home for almost two decades, while [...]
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Spy chief nominee draws fire over his role in 2000 inter-Korean summit, academic records

28-Jul-2020 Intellasia | Koreaherald | 6:02 AM

National Intelligence Service director nominee Park Jie-won on Monday pledged to be “reborn” as a civil servant, while drawing heavy fire from the main opposition [...]
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RoboRisen CEO joins globalisation of Korea’s edutech

28-Jul-2020 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 6:02 AM

Local robotics startup RoboRisen has joined the government’s move to export the country’s cutting-edge education technologies to other countries that are [...]
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The Latest: S Korea has 100+ cases for 1st time in 4 months

27-Jul-2020 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

South Korea has reported 113 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 over the past 24 hours its first daily jump above 100 in nearly four months. But the rise was expected as [...]
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Analyst: N Korea provocation could occur after US election

27-Jul-2020 Intellasia | UPI | 6:02 AM

North Korea could attempt some kind of military provocation after the US presidential election in November, as the regime has become more demanding and less willing to [...]
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After a COVID-19 lull, N Korea gets back to sanctions-busting as China turns a blind eye

27-Jul-2020 Intellasia | NBC News | 6:02 AM

After a brief lull due to the COVID-19 pandemic, North Korea is carrying out large-scale smuggling operations off the coast of China in violation of UN sanctions, importing [...]
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Korea to train hundreds of doctors to battle future epidemics

25-Jul-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 1:58 PM

South Korea will add 4,000 medical students over the next 10 years to swell the number of its doctors and strengthen the response to future public health crises, government [...]
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Korea reports case spike, US states tighten controls

25-Jul-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 1:57 PM

South Korea on Saturday reported more than 100 new coronavirus cases for the first time in four months while South Africa announced a surge in infections and some US states [...]
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Korea reports 113 new coronavirus cases, most since March

25-Jul-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 1:55 PM

South Korea reported 113 cases of the new coronavirus on Saturday, the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) said, the largest one-day increase since March, [...]
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