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US ends 70 years of military presence in South Korean capital

Command’s move to expanded facility Camp Humphreys, about 70 km south of Seoul, comes amid fledgeling detente on Korean Peninsula.

29 Jun 2018 1:23 PM

North Korea still building at nuclear site: Monitor

Satellite imagery shows N korea carrying out infrastructure works at Yongbyon nuclear site despite denuclearisation commitments at summit.

27 Jun 2018 4:15 PM

Rival Koreas discuss removal of North's artillery from border

North Korea has deployed around 1,000 artillery pieces along the border, posing a significant threat to Seoul and the metropolitan area.

25 Jun 2018 12:32 PM

Killing of dogs for meat illegal, says South Korean court in landmark ruling

Dog meat has long been part of South Korean cuisine, with about one million dogs believed to be eaten annually.

21 Jun 2018 4:11 PM

Hyundai Motor, Audi join hands for fuel cell technology

Hyundai, the world's fifth-largest auto maker, began to mass produce fuel cell vehicles in 2013.

20 Jun 2018 6:21 PM

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North, South Korea hold rare military talks to reduce border tensions

Seoul's Defense Ministry said the talks would focus on carrying out agreements from a summit between the two leaders to reduce tensions.

14 Jun 2018 2:41 PM

North Korea's Kim knows denuclearisation must be 'quick': Mike Pompeo

Pompeo said Washington remained committed to the 'complete, verifiable and irreversible' denuclearisation of North Korea.

14 Jun 2018 1:53 PM

Trump-Kim Jong Un meet start of 'radical switchover' of hostile ties: KCNA

The KCNA news agency reported that Kim Jong Un had invited US President Donald Trump to visit North Korea.

13 Jun 2018 1:39 PM

South Korean President spent ‘sleepless night’ in excitement, says office

Moon, whose earlier meetings with Kim had paved the way for the Singapore summit, smiled and applauded alongside his cabinet ministers.

12 Jun 2018 1:46 PM

Bitcoin at 2 month low after South Korean exchange hacked

Bitcoin was trading at USD 6,780 on Monday, down from more than USD 7,500 before the weekend.

12 Jun 2018 9:25 AM

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South Koreans feel hope and doubt ahead of Trump-Kim summit

Some hope for an end to Cold War confrontation and North will eventually give up its nuclear weapons.

11 Jun 2018 2:39 PM

Shutting down North Korea's vast nuclear program poses challenges

There is lingering skepticism ahead of US-North Korea summit that Kim would fully give up nuclear weapons he has pushed so hard to build.

09 Jun 2018 6:40 PM

Oil climbs, but record US crude output, higher OPEC supplies drag

US crude stocks were forecast to fall about 2.5 million barrels on average in the week ended June 1.

05 Jun 2018 8:46 AM

North Korea 'military reshuffle' raises eyebrows in Seoul

Trump is due to meet with Kim Jong Un on June 12 in Singapore with Pyongyang's nuclear arsenal high on the agenda.

04 Jun 2018 10:56 AM

Kim Jong Un reaffirms intent to fully denuclearise N Korea, meet Trump

In Washington, Trump signalled that preparations for the summit with Kim were going ahead.

27 May 2018 10:28 AM

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North, South Korean leaders hold surprise meeting, talks for 2nd time

South Korean presidential spokesman Yoon Young-chan said Moon will reveal the outcome of his surprise meeting with Kim on Sunday.

26 May 2018 6:33 PM

Oil prices drop on potential increase in OPEC output

International benchmark Brent futures were down 27 cents, or 0.34 per cent, at $79.53 per barrel.

24 May 2018 9:26 AM

N Korea lets S Korea journos in nuclear site to witness denuclearization

The invitation to witness the dismantling of the Punggye-ri site was seen as N Korea's unexpected offer to end its nuclear tests.

23 May 2018 11:05 AM

Donald Trump, Moon Jae-in discuss North Korea's threat to cancel summit

Pyongyang abruptly threatened to pull out of the planned summit next month because of US demands for 'unilateral nuclear abandonment'.

20 May 2018 5:21 PM

Will cancel summit if US seeks 'one-sided' demands to give up nukes: N Korea

It is sudden and dramatic return to the rhetoric of the past by Pyongyang, after months of rapid diplomatic rapprochement on the peninsula.

16 May 2018 10:09 AM

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