Archive for July 28th, 2020

Digital forensics to play bigger role in Korean companies’ foreign litigation

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

The dominance of digital devices in the work environment has led to significant changes in global litigation involving corporate disputes. The massive amounts of intangible [...] » More

S. Korean, Hungarian FMs discuss cooperation amid pandemic

S. Korean, Hungarian FMs discuss cooperation amid pandemic

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

The foreign ministers of South Korea and Hungary met in Seoul on Monday to discuss maintaining bilateral cooperation amid the COVID-19 pandemic, South Korea’s Foreign [...] » More

US envoy to Seoul shaves off controversial moustache

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

The most controversial moustache in South Korea has fallen victim to the razor’s blade, with US ambassador Harry Harris visiting a traditional barbershop months after [...] » More

Pyongyang ‘looking to blame Seoul’ for virus: analysts

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

North Korea is seizing on the return of a defector from the South to point the finger at Seoul for the arrival of coronavirus in the country after months of denying it had [...] » More

Korean Air becomes latest carrier to stop selling most first-class seats

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

This post contains references to products from one or more of our advertisers. We may receive compensation when you click on links to those products. Terms apply to the [...] » More

N Korea locks down border city over suspected virus case

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

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un placed the city of Kaesong near the border with South Korea under total lockdown after a person was found there with suspected COVID-19 [...] » More

New wave of imported cases strains Korea’s fight against COVID-19

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

South Korea saw the number of its new coronavirus cases drop below 60 on Sunday, a day after its highest one-day total in nearly four months due to imported cases involving [...] » More

Government, military hit for poor security, defector management

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

The South Korean military and police are facing criticism for failing to notice that a North Korean defector had returned to the North, only becoming aware after the [...] » More

Covid 19 coronavirus: Person from New Zealand tests positive in Korea

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

The Ministry of Health is seeking more information after a person who had travelled from New Zealand tested positive for Covid-19 in South Korea. The Korean Centres of [...] » More

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 [...] » More

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 [...] » More

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 [...] » More

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 [...] » More

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. [...] » More

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 [...] » More