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South Korea

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

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