A Swedish think tank says South Korea's arms sales hit record levels last year, pushed by the continuous military threat from North Korea, complicated relations with China and a government … Click to Continue »
Samsung and LG remain rivals in South Korea, but the two firms’ competition hardly seems to be noticeable on the smartphone market in the West. Over the years, Samsung’s flagship devices have mostly edged out LG’s best smartphones in terms of performance, features, design and overall popularity. Show More Summary
Here is what you need to know. Bitcoin futures are live at the Cboe. Trading in the early stages was light with Nanex Founder Eric Scott Hunsader tweeting that liquidity was "thinner than oat futures in January." South Korea has reportedly banned bitcoin futures. Show More Summary
TOKYO (Reuters) - Russia's military chief warned on Monday that military exercises by Japan, the United States and South Korea aimed at countering North Korea only raise hysteria and create more instability in the region.
The weekend launch of a U.S. futures contract for bitcoin reflects widespread acceptance of the virtual currency, especially among investors in Asia, though regulators are wary. Japan and South Korea … Click to Continue »
South Korea has banned securities firms from handling bitcoin futures. Exchange operator Cboe launched first bitcoin futures on Sunday night. Huge demand for the product crashed Cboe's website and sent prices jumping. LONDON — SouthShow More Summary
The nominations are officially in for the 2018 Seoul Music Awards! The 27th annual awards ceremony, which celebrates achievements in the music industry in South Korea, will be held at Gocheok Sky Dome on January 25, 2018 in South Korea. The awards show nominated many popular Korean pop acts like BTS, EXO and Twice. Fan [...]
The US, South Korea and Japan started joint exercises Monday to track missiles from North Korea, Seoul's military said, following the nuclear-armed Pyongyang's longest-range test launch to date. The trilateral drill comes less than two...Show More Summary
Kris Osborn Security, Asia The US, Japan and South Korea are planning a joint, two-day ballistic missile defense exercise in Pacific waters as a show of resolve and defensive technical competence in light of North Korean attack threats. This...Show More Summary
South Korea says it has added several North Korean groups and individuals to its sanctions list as part of efforts to cut off funding for the North weapons programs. South … Click to Continue »
Japan will hold a drill with the United States and South Korea this week to practise jointly detecting airborne missiles, officials said Sunday amid rising security threats from North Korea. The announcement of the joint exercise, aShow More Summary
South Korea will impose new unilateral sanctions against nuclear-armed Pyongyang, a report said Sunday, in Seoul's latest effort to pressure the North after a series of weapons tests that have sent regional tensions surging. The move...Show More Summary
TOKYO (Reuters) - The United States, Japan and South Korea will hold two days of missile tracking drills starting on Monday, Japan's Maritime Self-Defence Force said, as tensions rise in the region over North Korea's fast-developing weapons programmes.
Security footage was released by the United Nations Command that showed the dramatic escape of a 24-year-old North Korean soldier fleeing across the heavily fortified demilitarized zone (DMZ) and into South Korea while he was being shot...Show More Summary
South Korea will arm its new 'decapitation unit' with suicide drones and other weapons to assassinate Kim Jong Un. The unit was allocated $310,000 by the South Korean government on Wednesday. South Korea is reportedly discussing it openly...Show More Summary
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Five-time Olympic swimmer Dana Torres on the Russian ban from the Winter Olympics over doping and safety concerns for U.S. athletes competing in South Korea.
What may soon become the next Olympic sport: extreme spectating. At least, that's what organizers for the 2018 Pyeongchang Games in South Korea are worried about during the opening and closing ceremonies in February, each expected to last between four and five hours. Reuters has glimpsed an internal document outlining...
South Korean is studying ways to regulate speculative trading in crypto currencies as the latest surge in prices stokes a craze over bitcoins.
North Korea's foreign ministry says war is 'inevitable' as U.S. and South Korea conduct military exercises.