North Korea may have given Russia shoddy weapons built in the 1970s to fire at Ukraine

North Korea may have given Russia shoddy weapons built in the 1970s to fire at Ukraine

North Korea may have supplied its ally Russia with weapons made five decades ago…

South Korea Finance Minister vows measures to stabilise market volatility if needed

South Korea Finance Minister vows measures to stabilise market volatility if needed

South Korea Finance Minister vows measures to stabilise market volatility if needed

South Korea credit market resilient to builder’s debt woes, so far

South Korea credit market resilient to builder’s debt woes, so far

South Korea credit market resilient to builder’s debt woes, so far

South Korea Unveils Steps Aimed at Suppressing Inflation Quickly

South Korea Unveils Steps Aimed at Suppressing Inflation Quickly

South Korea said it will seek to slow the pace of inflation closer to the central bank’s target range within the first half of this year, laying out a series of steps to suppress price pressure that has weighed on the economy…

South Korea Stocks Jump as Nation Reimposes Ban on Short-Selling

South Korea Stocks Jump as Nation Reimposes Ban on Short-Selling

South Korean stocks surged following the nation’s move to reimpose a full ban on short-selling for about eight months as authorities look to stomp out illegal use of the trading tactic in order to curb market turmoil…

S.Korea to re-impose stock short-selling ban through June to ‘level playing field’

S.Korea to re-impose stock short-selling ban through June to ‘level playing field’

S.Korea to re-impose stock short-selling ban through June to ‘level playing field’

U.S., South Korea stage joint air exercise after North Korea’s ICBM launch

U.S., South Korea stage joint air exercise after North Korea’s ICBM launch

SEOUL — The United States and South Korea held a joint air exercise involving U.S. strategic bombers on Sunday, a day after North Korea fired a Hwasong-15 intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) in a “sudden launching drill.” South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff said the exercise, where South Korea’s F-35A…

S.Korea Aug factory output shrinks more than expected, retail sales jump

S.Korea Aug factory output shrinks more than expected, retail sales jump

S.Korea Aug factory output shrinks more than expected, retail sales jump

North Korea says ‘alien things’ near the South Korean border are to blame for its 1st COVID-19 outbreak

North Korea says ‘alien things’ near the South Korean border are to blame for its 1st COVID-19 outbreak

Residents have been warned to “vigilantly deal with alien things coming by wind and other climate phenomena and balloons” along the borders…

North Korea has fired a new type of intercontinental ballistic missile in its first long-range weapons test since 2017, South Korea and Japan say

North Korea has fired a new type of intercontinental ballistic missile in its first long-range weapons test since 2017, South Korea and Japan say

The missile flew for 70 minutes before landing in the waters within Japan’s economic exclusive zone, around 105 miles from the Aomori prefecture…

S.Korea exports to rise for 16th month in Feb; CPI seen up 3.5%

S.Korea exports to rise for 16th month in Feb; CPI seen up 3.5%

S.Korea exports to rise for 16th month in Feb; CPI seen up 3.5% – Reuters poll

S.Korea inflation hits near decade-high, raising rate hike bets

S.Korea inflation hits near decade-high, raising rate hike bets

S.Korea inflation hits near decade-high, raising rate hike bets

UAE, South Korea agree talks on trade deal

UAE, South Korea agree talks on trade deal

DUBAI — The United Arab Emirates and South Korea on Thursday agreed to start talks on a bilateral trade deal they hope will expand economic opportunities, including cooperation on technology and climate change. The UAE as part of a push to boost its economic clout last month said it would seek broad economic agreements covering…

S.Korea July exports jump for ninth straight month, though pace slows

S.Korea July exports jump for ninth straight month, though pace slows

SEOUL — South Korea’s exports jumped in July as overseas demand for chips and biohealth products extended export growth to a ninth straight month, supporting an economic recovery facing headwinds from the worst COVID-19 outbreak yet. Exports rose 29.6% in July from a year earlier, slowing from 39.8% in June on a fading base effect…

U.S., Japan and South Korea Share North Korea Missile Concerns

U.S., Japan and South Korea Share North Korea Missile Concerns

The U.S., Japan, and South Korea sounded alarm over North Korea’s nuclear and ballistic missile programs, following a series of short-range rocket tests last month signaling fresh provocation from Pyongyang.

North Korea Gives U.S. Cold Shoulder, Calls Nuclear Talks ‘Waste of Time’

North Korea Gives U.S. Cold Shoulder, Calls Nuclear Talks ‘Waste of Time’

Pyongyang’s first vice minister of foreign affairs, Choe Son Hui, said Washington’s overtures are an effort to stall and drum up public support.