South Korea Headlines

  • Japanese electronics firms look to re-engineer their design mojo

    Akihiro Adachi, a 31-year-old audiovisual equipment designer at Panasonic Corp, longed for some personal space during his lengthy train rides from Osaka to Tokyo. So when his company set out to encourage innovation, he joined with some colleagues and came up with "Wear Space," a headset that limits noise and peripheral vision.

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  • Asian shares on defensive on mounting signs of a global slowdown

    Asian share markets started the week on a cautious footing on Monday after weak economic data from China and Europe added to evidence of cooling global growth and reinforced anxiety over the impact of international trade frictions on business and profits.

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  • North Korea condemns U.S. sanctions, warns denuclearization at risk

    North Korea on Sunday condemned the U.S. administration for stepping up sanctions and pressure on the nuclear-armed country, warning of a return to "exchanges of fire" and that disarming Pyongyang could be blocked forever.

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  • North Korea condemns U.S. sanctions, warns denuclearization at risk

    North Korea on Sunday condemned the U.S. administration for stepping up sanctions and pressure on the nuclear-armed country, warning of a return to "exchanges of fire" and that disarming Pyongyang could be blocked forever.

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  • Soccer: Wild celebrations in Hanoi as Vietnam win regional title

    Football fever gripped Vietnam again on Saturday night as thousands of fans flocked to the streets of the capital Hanoi to celebrate their country's victory over Malaysia in the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Championship final.

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  • Is the Super K2 Black Panther Tank (That North Korea Hates) Headed to NATO?

    Sebastien Roblin Security, Europe Maybe. In November 2018, the Polish firm H. Cegielski – Poznań announced at a defense exposition in Kielce that it was partnering with the Korean firm Hyundai to offer the Polish Army a K2PL “Wolf” variant of its hi-tech Black Panther tank, according to Polish website Defense 24. In fact there are two proposed options. First, Poland may develop its own tank with heavy South Korean input—similar to Turkey’s stalled Altay main battle tank project. Alternatively,...

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