Archive for September 12th, 2018

Kim’s missing missiles may mark a turning point

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | The Hill | 6:00 AM

Rarely does anything good come out of North Korea. But this weekend we were rewarded with an exception: During its 70th anniversary celebrations, the regime decided to hold [...]
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Mass rally wraps up N Korea’s 70th anniversary events

Mass rally wraps up N Korea’s 70th anniversary events

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Tens of thousands of North Korean students rallied in Pyongyang’s Kim Il Sung Square in the final major event of the country’s 70th anniversary, an elaborate [...]
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N Korea’s Kim asks Trump for another meeting in new letter

N Korea’s Kim asks Trump for another meeting in new letter

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

US President Donald Trump received a letter from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un asking for a second meeting and the White House is already looking at scheduling one, White [...]
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SKorea’s Moon calls for ‘bold decisions’ ahead of Kim summit

SKorea’s Moon calls for ‘bold decisions’ ahead of Kim summit

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s president on Tuesday urged both North Korea and the United States to “make bold decisions” to break a deepening diplomatic impasse over the [...]
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N Korea vows to KEEP nuclear weapons in huge blow to Trump as WW3 tensions soar

N Korea vows to KEEP nuclear weapons in huge blow to Trump as WW3 tensions soar

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Express | 6:00 AM

NORTH Korea has no plans to scrap its nuclear arsenal in a huge blow to Donald Trump as tensions soar on the Korean peninsular. A senior Russian official who met Kim Jong-un [...]
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UN Command head talks to N Koreans about troop remains

UN Command head talks to N Koreans about troop remains

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

UN military officials have met with North Korean counterparts to discuss the repatriation of additional remains of troops killed during the Korean War, US officials said [...]
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With automation, Korean dumplings go global in business bet

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Move over pot stickers, here comes another Asian dumpling. South Korea’s largest food company is making a multimillion-dollar bet on “mandu,” developing its [...]
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Trump received Kim Jong Un letter seeking 2nd meet: WHouse

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

US President Donald Trump has received a “very positive” letter from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un seeking a follow-up meeting after their historic summit in [...]
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First two US troops from N Korean remains identified

First two US troops from N Korean remains identified

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The US military has identified the first two American troops from 55 boxes of human remains from the 1950-53 Korean War that North Korea handed over in July, the agency [...]
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China detects new African swine fever case in Anhui province

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China reported another outbreak of the deadly African swine fever in the eastern province of Anhui as the highly contagious disease spreads further in cities that have [...]
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Chinese officials burn bibles, close churches, force Christian to denounce faith amid ‘escalating’ crackdown

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Foxnews | 6:00 AM

The Chinese government is destroying crosses, burning bibles, closing churches and forcing Christian believers to sign papers renouncing their faith as the crackdown on [...]
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China to regulate online religious activity amid crackdown

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

China is rolling out new rules on religious activity on the internet amid an ongoing crackdown on churches, mosques and other institutions by the officially atheist Communist [...]
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China closes three family planning agencies, sparking speculation it will drop all limits on child numbers

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | The Telegraph | 6:00 AM

China is eliminating a trio of agencies responsible for enforcing family planning policies in a further sign the government may be planning to scrap long-standing limits on [...]
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Chinese markets haven’t yet hit their real bottom, China investment expert says

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

China’s stock markets have slumped in recent months, but investors have not yet witnessed the “real fundamental bottom,” a China investment expert told CNBC [...]
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Chinese visitor to wildlife reserve stamps on alligator but somehow lives to tell the tale

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

A man who taunted and stomped on an alligator basking in the sun at a reserve in southeast China escaped without injury but has drawn the ire of animal lovers across the [...]
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