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Asiana deal not done at deadline as buyer ghosts bank

29-Jun-2020 Intellasia | Korea Joongang Daily | 6:50 AM

The takeover of Asiana Airlines remained deadlocked one day before the closing deadline, with the buyer saying it wants to renegotiate and the airline’s main bank [...] » More

N Korea says it will counter ‘nuclear with nuclear’ over ‘hostile’ US policy

N Korea says it will counter ‘nuclear with nuclear’ over ‘hostile’ US policy

29-Jun-2020 Intellasia | Fox News | 6:50 AM

North Korea Thursday said it has no choice but to “counter nuclear with nuclear” over the “hostile policy” of the United States, which it blames for [...] » More

Business calls for regulatory changes in Korea

29-Jun-2020 Intellasia | Koreaherald | 6:50 AM

South Korean businesspeople have called for easing unfavourable regulations that are not applied in rival countries in order to secure the competitiveness of the [...] » More

Brinkmanship unlikely to save N Korea from sanctions

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

By toning down the brinkmanship over South Korea this week, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un appears to be attempting to see if the Seoul can convince the United States to [...] » More

Looming US election throws challenges to Hyundai, tiremakers

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

The looming US election is weighing heavily on Korean carmakers and tire makers, as local unions and politicians are pressuring the companies to produce more products on [...] » More

Korea backs remdesivir for COVID-19, urges caution with dexamethasone

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

South Korea has added Gilead’s anti-viral drug remdesivir to its coronavirus treatment guidelines in its first revision of recommendations since the outbreak began and [...] » More

Korean Air pilot tests positive for coronavirus

27-Jun-2020 Intellasia | Koreaherald | 6:02 AM

A pilot of Korean Air Lines Co. has been diagnosed with the new coronavirus, the company said Wednesday, adding to the woes of the national flag carrier. The pilot tested [...] » More

N Korea invades Korea archive, 1950

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

26 June 1950: North Korean forces cross into the South and capture a town 23 miles from the capital, Seoul North Korean troops to-night crossed the River Imjin and captured [...] » More

Financial Services Commission hit for ‘Optimus fiasco’

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

Attention is focusing on what appears to be the failure of the Financial Services Commission (FSC) ? the authority handling financial policy ? as scandals involving private [...] » More

Harry Kazianis: Korean War began exactly 70 years ago can Trump get a peace treaty to officially end it?

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

The Korean War a horrific conflict that started exactly 70 years ago on June 25, 1950 has become a seemingly forever war. While fighting no longer rages, no peace treaty has [...] » More

Moon Jae-in less popular among those in 20s: survey

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

President Moon Jae-in is becoming unpopular among those in their 20s who are struggling to find full-time jobs and are annoyed with his labour policies aimed at saving [...] » More

Korea’s export volume drops 15 pct in May

27-Jun-2020 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:02 AM

South Korea’s export volume dropped in double figures in May owing to an economic fallout from the COVID-19 outbreak, central bank data showed Friday. The export volume [...] » More

Thousands Of Child Soldiers Died In The Korean War. Survivors Want More Recognition

27-Jun-2020 Intellasia | NPR | 6:02 AM

While many Americans refer to the Korean War as the “forgotten war,” it is anything but that in South Korea 70 years after North Korea invaded. The war lasted [...] » More

The Korean War: The origin of Pyongyang’s state lies

27-Jun-2020 Intellasia | TheHill | 6:02 AM

The Korean War of 1950-53 made today’s Dear Leader Kim Jong Un and Dame deputy Kim Yo Jong possible. Without the war that the Kim siblings’ grandfather and state [...] » More

US names N Korea worst human trafficking nation for 18th year

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

The US State Department on Thursday designated North Korea as one of the worst human trafficking nations for the 18th consecutive year. The department’s annual [...] » More