Archive for September 4th, 2019

Korean justice nominee in 11-hour media interrogation

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

A would-be justice minister in South Korea facing allegations of hypocrisy and favouritism involving his family has held a marathon 11-hour press conference in a bid to [...]
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Chinese rivals cash in on LG, SK feud

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 6:02 AM

Chinese electric vehicle (EV) battery makers are stepping up efforts to win more orders from global carmakers taking advantage of the legal battle between Korea’s LG [...]
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People Can’t Believe How Easily Kim Jong Un ‘Played’ Trump

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | HuffPost | 6:02 AM

President Donald Trump is accused of being “played” by North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un over the advancement of the Hermit Kingdom’s weapons arsenal. Trump [...]
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China backs N. Korea amid deadlocked nuclear talks

China backs N. Korea amid deadlocked nuclear talks

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

China reasserted its backing for North Korea on Tuesday as its foreign minister visited Pyongyang, vowing to maintain “close communication” with its longstanding [...]
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Trump attacked by US intelligence officials for dismissing fears over N Korea missile tests

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Independent | 6:02 AM

As North Korea fired off a series of missiles in recent months at least 18 since May President Donald Trump has repeatedly dismissed their importance as short-range and [...]
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In A Major Shift, Korea Defies Its Alliance With Japan

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Lobelog | 6:02 AM

A bitter dispute between South Korea and Japan over compensation for Korean victims of Japan’s war crimes escalated last week when Seoul announced that it would [...]
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S. Korea confirms Hambak Island as N. Korean territory

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | KoreaHerald | 6:02 AM

The border island of Hambak in the Yellow Sea belongs to North Korea, the defense ministry said Monday, following revelations that some government maps and data erroneously [...]
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Korea to complete ratification of FTA with UK before Brexit

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | KoreaHerald | 6:02 AM

South Korea is set to complete the ratification of a free trade deal with the UK at the National Assembly before the Brexit deadline of October 31, officials said Monday. [...]
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Typhoon Lingling likely to hit S. Korea

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | KoreaHerald | 6:02 AM

Typhoon Lingling is highly likely to hit the Korean Peninsula this weekend, possibly causing much damage, South Korea’s weather agency said Monday. The typhoon [...]
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10 students injured in Chinese elementary school attack

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Ten students were injured Monday in an attack at an elementary school in central China, officials said. The attack occurred about 8 a.m. on the first day of the new semester [...]
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China backs N. Korea amid deadlocked nuclear talks

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

China reasserted its backing for North Korea on Tuesday as its foreign minister visited Pyongyang, vowing to maintain “close communication” with its longstanding [...]
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Huawei says to spend more than $300 million a year in funding for universities

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Huawei plans to spend more than $300 million a year in research funding for universities, a senior company executive said on Tuesday, even as the Chinese firm fights a US [...]
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Xinhua Headlines: China’s centenary steelmaker forges new landmark

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Xinhuanet | 6:02 AM

In the former plant of Chinese steelmaker Shougang in western Beijing, the construction of a large ski-jumping platforma venue for the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympicsis [...]
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A US-China deal that lacks trust could be ‘dangerous,’ warns Singapore’s trade minister

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:02 AM

* The US and China reaching a deal without “strategic trust” could result in a more fragmented global economy, said Singapore’s minister for Trade and [...]
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China says has only ‘limited’ cooperation with US on fentanyl

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

China and the United States have only “limited” cooperation in stopping fentanyl smuggling, a Chinese narcotics official was quoted as saying on Tuesday, after [...]
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