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South Korea

Basketball shows the way as sports bid to make a return in east Asia

Current champions of Korean Basketball League Ulsan Hyundai Mobis has arranged practice games against local universities from March 24-27

19 Mar 2020 1:54 PM

North Korea fires short-range projectiles

The launches is said to be a violation of an inter-Korean agreement aimed at lowering military animosities

09 Mar 2020 12:35 PM

Hyundai fourth-quarter profit beats view on brisk SUV sales, shares jump 5 pc

Hyundai booked a 129.8 billion won loss, its first quarterly loss in at least eight years as sales slumped in China.

22 Jan 2020 12:54 PM

Oil dips on easing US-Iran tensions, eyes on China trade deal

Brent crude was down 13 cents, or 0.2 per cent, at USD 64.85 per barrel.

13 Jan 2020 11:48 AM

US envoy Stephen Biegun slams North Korea remark as 'hostile, unnecessary'

Biegun said the US was 'fully aware of the strong potential for North Korea to conduct a major provocation in the days ahead'.

16 Dec 2019 1:55 PM

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'Not right time' says North on South Korea ASEAN summit invite: Report

South Korean President Moon Jae-in sent a letter of invitation to Kim on Nov 5.

21 Nov 2019 3:41 PM

North Korea rejects US offer of December talks

North Korea has been seeking a lifting of punishing sanctions, but US has insisted Kim Jong Un must dismantle his nuclear weapons programme.

15 Nov 2019 5:14 PM

North Korea calls Biden 'rabid dog' that 'must be beaten to death'

Pyongyang is renowned for its vitriol, but the verbal deluge was unusually ferocious even by its own standards.

15 Nov 2019 9:10 AM

Oil unchanged after overnight losses amid caution over trade talks

US crude exports fell nearly 1 million barrels last week to 2.4 million barrels per day.

07 Nov 2019 8:42 AM

Oil slips on huge US crude build; hopes for US-China trade talks check losses

US crude inventories rose by 4.3 million barrels in the week ended Nov 1 to 440.5 million barrels.

06 Nov 2019 8:53 AM

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7 South Korean nationals missing after helicopter crash in sea of Japan

The chopper was carrying 5 rescue workers, an injured person and their friend.

01 Nov 2019 2:37 PM

North Korea conducts new test of 'super-large' rocket launcher: report

South Korea's military said Thursday that the North had launched two short-range projectiles from South Pyongan province.

01 Nov 2019 8:24 AM

Nelson Mandela's daughter begins new charge as S Africa's ambassador to S Korea

Mandela-Dlamini, 60, is the eldest daughter born to the late political leader.

18 Oct 2019 1:52 PM

Surreal North v South Korea football match 'like war'

The contest against North Korea ended 0-0 on Tuesday, with FIFA president Gianni Infantino one of just a handful of spectators.

17 Oct 2019 11:52 AM

'Defiant message' as North Korea's Kim Jong Un rides white horse on sacred mountain

Last year, Kim took South Korean President Moon Jae-in to the top of the mountain as part of a historic summit.

16 Oct 2019 10:35 AM

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Tension remains high as North Korea take on South Korea at home after 29 years

South Korean football fans will be left in the dark as their national team play in North Korea for the first time in 30 years on Tuesday.

15 Oct 2019 1:23 PM

Pro-government protesters rally in Seoul to support minister

They expressed anger over what they saw as an excessive probe by state prosecutors aimed at intimidating the minister, Cho Kuk.

12 Oct 2019 7:37 PM

Ahead of nuclear talks, North Korea launches missiles

The South's Joint Chiefs of Staff said the projectiles were fired from Wonsan into the East Sea (Sea of Japan).

02 Oct 2019 8:53 AM

Korea Open: Kento Momota defeats Chou Tien-Chen to win title

The world number one Momoto had defeated India's Parupalli Kashyap 21-13, 21-15 in the semi-finals.

29 Sep 2019 5:18 PM

Korea Open: Parupalli Kashyap crashes out after Kento Momota defeat

The world number one Momota outclassed Kashyap in two straight games that lasted for 40 minutes.

28 Sep 2019 5:17 PM

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