Via Dave Lutz at JonesTrading, here's a brief guide to what traders are talking about right now: Good Morning, and Happy Cinco de Mayo! Trading is light globally, with holidays in Japan, Indonesia, South Korea, Switzerland, and the Nordic nations – but US futures are in Rally mode, gaining 50bp as commodities try to recover from this week’ weakness. Show More Summary
The isolated dictatorship advances development of submarine-launched ballistic missiles that would enable the North Korean regime to undertake a catastrophic nuclear strike against South Korea and the United States.
Dramatic video shows a woman in South Korea dropping her three children out of a burning building, before jumping out herself
This is the astounding recording of a terrified mother-of-three flinging her children from a burning building in South Korea to a group of US airmen waiting to catch them below.
The Weinstein Company has gone nuts, squirreling away rights for much of the world to toon sequel The Nut Job 2. The deal includes all global territories except U.S. — where Open Road will distribute the pic — China, South Korea, Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan. Show More Summary
Association of Southeast Asian Nations plus China, Japan and South Korea (ASEAN+3) agreed Tuesday to cooperate to enhance economic growth in the region.
When you think of iconic locations for esports, Seoul and South Korea often come to mind. For Europe, Cologne has long been used as a hub for tournaments and broadcasts. And Valve’s insistence on packing out Seattle for The International each year has left its mark on the city. But the next major hub for esports is set to be Charlotte. More »
North Korea may be losing one of its closest friends and de facto allies – Iran. At least South Korea appears to be cementing viable ties with the Islamic Republic, and that can’t be good news for Kim Jong-un as he gears up to host his biggest party ever, the Seventh [...]
South Korea’s largest container operator by capacity Hanjin Shipping's creditors are expected to approve a corporate rehabilitation program for the struggling container line,
The main organiser of South Korea's 2018 Winter Olympics, Cho Yang-ho, resigns to focus on his struggling Hanjin Shipping business.
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea has started welcoming delegates from around the country to its first ruling party congress in 36 years, state media reported on Tuesday, as rival South Korea expressed concern that Pyongyang could conduct a nuclear test before or during the event.
The country’s uniforms for ceremonies, training and time at athletes’ village in Brazil will be infused with mosquito repellant.
South Korea's An Byeong-hun and Americans Brian Stuard and Jamie Lovemark took the weather-plagued Zurich Classic of New Orleans into a sudden-death playoff at the TPC Louisiana on Monday.
By Jack Kim and Jonathan Saul SEOUL/LONDON, May 2 (Reuters) – South Korea has revived a project to build a backup ship navigation system that would be difficult to hack after a recent wave of GPS signal jamming attacks it blamed on North Korea disrupted fishing vessel operations, officials say. Show More Summary
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea said on Monday it was on guard for the possibility North Korea may try to snatch its citizens abroad or conduct "terrorist acts" after the North accused it of abducting North Korean workers from a restaurant in China.
South Korea's president has arrived in Tehran for the first summit between the two countries since 1962.
Good morning! The US Treasury Department put China, Japan, Germany, Taiwan, and South Korea on a currency "Monitoring List," last Friday. "China, Japan, Germany, and Korea are identified as a result of a material current account surplus combined with a significant bilateral trade surplus with the United States. Show More Summary
SEOUL (Reuters) - An executive from British consumer goods giant Reckitt Benckiser was slapped during an emotional news conference as he apologized on Monday over deadly lung injuries linked to the use of humidifier sterilizers marketed by the firm.
SEOUL/LONDON (Reuters) - South Korea has revived a project to build a backup ship navigation system that would be difficult to hack after a recent wave of GPS signal jamming attacks it blamed on North Korea disrupted fishing vessel operations, officials say.
The change of command came as the U.S. and its ally South Korea face unprecedented threats from the North.