Archive for March 28th, 2019

US lawmakers introduce bill to boost Taiwan ties, amid China tensions

US lawmakers introduce bill to boost Taiwan ties, amid China tensions

28-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Republican and Democratic US lawmakers introduced legislation seeking to boost Washington’s relations with Taiwan and raise the island’s international profile on [...] » More

China’s approach to unification with Taiwan ignores one crucial fact: Things change

28-Mar-2019 Intellasia | The Globe and Mail | 6:00 AM

In Asia specifically, in the Taiwan Strait, where developments in China, Taiwan and the United States are converging the political atmosphere is heating up. Chinese President [...] » More

China destroys 30,000 maps because they don’t list Taiwan and state in north India as its territory

28-Mar-2019 Intellasia | The Independent | 6:00 AM

‘Incorrect’ maps seized as Beijing continues assert sovereignty over disputed territories China has destroyed almost 30,000 maps that do not label Taiwan and a [...] » More

Scandal-hit Korean Air chief forced off board by shareholders

28-Mar-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The head of South Korea’s flag carrier Korean Airwhose family have been embroiled in multiple scandals including one involving a “nut rage” tantrumlost his [...] » More

The Latest: US had ‘nothing to do’ with NKorea embassy raid

The Latest: US had ‘nothing to do’ with NKorea embassy raid

28-Mar-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The Latest on last month’s assault at the North Korean Embassy in Madrid (all times local): 9 p.m. A US State Department spokesman says that the government had nothing [...] » More

Spain says American, Mexican, Korean citizens carried out attack on N Korea embassy

28-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Foxnews | 6:00 AM

Spain has accused an American, Mexican and South Korean of carrying out an attack in broad daylight on North Korean Embassy in February, claiming the leader of a [...] » More

Samsung says Galaxy S10 5G can download at smoking 1Gbps in Korea

28-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Cnet | 6:00 AM

Samsung says it’s achieved 1Gbps speed on a commercial 5G network in Korea. The electronics company, along with Korean phone company KT Corporation, said Tuesday that [...] » More

Dissident group claims responsibility for raid on N. Korea’s Madrid embassy

Dissident group claims responsibility for raid on N. Korea’s Madrid embassy

28-Mar-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A shadowy group committed to overthrowing North Korean leader Kim Jong Un claimed responsibility Wednesday for a raid on the reclusive nation’s embassy in Madrid last [...] » More

China and Russia claim thousands of N Korean workers sent home

28-Mar-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

China and Russia have sent home more than half of their North Korean workers, likely tens of thousands of people, according to reports submitted to the UN North Korean [...] » More

UN Security Council panel finds Cosmos Bank cyber attack motivated by N Korea

28-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Economic Times | 6:00 AM

A panel of experts appointed by the UN Security Council has stated that the cyber attacks on Pune-based Cosmos Cooperative Bank, from which hackers allegedly withdrew Rs 94 [...] » More

US government had nothing to do with raid at N Korea’s Madrid embassyState Department

28-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The US government had nothing to do with a raid last month at North Korea’s embassy in Madrid, US State Department spokesman Robert Palladino said on Tuesday. A Spanish [...] » More

Spanish judge to seek extradition of N Korea embassy intruders: source

28-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A Spanish judge plans to request the extradition from the United States of members of a group he suspects of forcing their way into the North Korean embassy in Madrid and [...] » More

Group claims responsibility for N Korea embassy raid as Spanish judge seeks extradition of intruders

28-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The embassy raid occurred shortly before the February 27-28 summit in Hanoi between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump. The Mexican, Hong Chang, [...] » More

Central Bank of Korea Includes Research on CBDCs in Annual Report

28-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Cointelegraph | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s central bank has included a summary of research on central bank digital currencies (CBDC) in its 2018 annual payment settlement report issued Tuesday, [...] » More

Group seeking to oust N Korea leader says it staged embassy raid in Spain

28-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A dissident organisation committed to overthrowing the North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, Cheollima Civil Defense, acknowledged on its website on Wednesday it was behind a raid [...] » More