Last month, the North Korean capital of Pyongyang opened the doors to the country's newest airport terminal: Pyongyang Sunan International Airport. The new international terminal will replaced the airport's old terminal facility, which dates back to the early days of the Cold War. Show More Summary
When he came home to the United States after his second tour in Vietnam, Ronnie "Stray Dog" Hall discovered that he wasn't wanted here, so he did an 11-year tour in Korea, where he was shocked to discover that everyone liked him. He started a family and returned to the U.S. Show More Summary
Thirteen years ago, a bloody naval battle was raging between North and South Korean forces off the South's west coast. Six South Koreans and an unknown number of Northerners died in the confrontation, one of the most serious clashes between the nations since their 1950-53 war.
According to South Korean news agency reports, North Korean expert in biochemical weaponry was reportedly carrying at least 15 gigabytes of information on the results of 'human experiments' conducted in his home country.
At least four people have reportedly been killed and one more remains missing in a blast at a chemical plant in South Korea.
Ardmore Shipping Corporation has announced that its latest newbuild vessel, the Ardmore Seafox, was delivered by SPP Shipbuilding Co., Ltd from the Sacheon shipyard in Korea on 25 June 2015. The post New Tanker Delivery for Ardmore Shipping appeared first on gCaptain.
Bill Self is currently leading a team comprised mostly of his Kansas Jayhawks to represent the United States in the World University Games in South Korea. In preparation for the tournament, Self and his team are holding practice at Gwangju...Show More Summary
North Korea has featured prominently in the discourse on Asia-Pacific security in recent months. Its long-range nuclear missile testing efforts, alleged involvement in the Sony hacking incident, and declaration of cyber-war with the United States, have alarmed Western policymakers. Show More Summary
After K-pop, could Korean policing be the country's next export?
Emilia Clarke is lovely in white attending a photo call and press conference for her latest film Terminator: Genisys held at the Ritz Carlton Hotel on Thursday (July 2) in Seoul, South Korea. The 28-year-old actress was joined by her co-star Arnold Schwarzenegger as they sat down to take questions on the flick, which is [...]
South Korean President Park Geun-hye postponed her trip to the U.S. because of a public health emergency at home. Unfortunately, the delay won’t make a future Park trip any more useful. There is much on which the two nations should cooperate. Show More Summary
LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - As a schoolgirl in North Korea, Hyeonseo Lee was forced to watch executions, denounce her friends for fabricated transgressions and dig tunnels in case of a nuclear attack.
TOKYO (AP) — North Korea, already one of the least-wired places in the world, appears to be cracking down on the use of the Internet by even the small number of foreigners who can access it with relative freedom by blacklisting and blocking...Show More Summary
Knock-off of 1960s Russian missile was launched—from what still isn't clear.
Apple's second-generation Watch is unlikely to see any external changes, a Thursday morning report from South Korea suggests, with the company instead focusing on tightening up internal components in order to fit a larger battery.
Two new reports out of Asia this morning purport to shed light on improvements coming to Apple’s next-generation Apple Watch and the iPhone 6S. According to a report out of Korea (via Naver/Digital Daily), Apple has decided to source flexible OLED screens for the Apple Watch 2 from both Samsung and LG, prioritizing improved outdoor visibility […]
It didn’t take long for an injury to occur during practice for the World University Games. In a statement from Kansas Jayhawks head coach Bill Self, it was revealed that incoming freshman Carlton Bragg suffered a badly broken nose during a session at Gwangju High School in South Korea. “Hopefully he won’t miss very much. Show More Summary
The image of Kim Il Sung, the founder of North Korea, was not featured at the new Pyongyang International Airport terminal, which Kim Jong Un dedicated to his father, Kim Jong Il.
In June 2015, WHO and the Republic of Korea’s Ministry of Public Health and Welfare presented the results of their joint assessment of the MERS outbreak. The assessment led to a series of recommendations, which incorporated specificShow More Summary