The Economic Toll Of High Suicide Rates In Japan And South Korea

Japan and South Kore.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMar 20th, 2017

Bird-Flu Outbreak Brings Pain for Poultry Producers in Asia

Avian influenza is spreading across Asia in what may be the worst outbreak in seven years, as the human death toll rises and chickens are culled in Japan, South Korea and China in an effort to contain the disease......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 22nd, 2017

Asian stocks mixed on upbeat US data, rate hike expectations

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed Thursday as investors took profit amid expectations that the Federal Reserve could raise interest rates more aggressively than expected following upbeat U.S. economic data......»»

Category: topSource: yahooFeb 16th, 2017

Asian markets mostly gain in quiet trading during US holiday

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly higher Friday in subdued trading after U.S. markets were closed on the Thanksgiving holiday. Japan's benchmark rose as the dollar remained at an eight-month high against the yen......»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 24th, 2016

Get Ready For South Korea Quantitative Easing in 2017

South Korea Quantitative Easing coming? As Japan wrestles with negative interest rates and government debt at astronomical levels – nearly 229.30% debt to GDP — South Korea looks at its trading partner and eyes quantitative easing in loving fashio.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 27th, 2016

Asian stocks mixed after economic data

Asian stocks were mixed on Tuesday as upbeat reports on manufacturing in the U.S. and Europe were followed by weak growth data from South Korea, Asia's fourth-largest economy. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei ........»»

Category: topSource: yahooOct 25th, 2016

US steps up pressure on North Korea; plans to impose economic sanctions

The US has said it also plans to activate a missile defence system in South Korea.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard11 hr. 30 min. ago

U.S. Military Presence In Asia: Troops Stationed In Japan, South Korea and Beyond

The U.S.'s huge military footprint has long served as a deterrent to North Korea......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 26th, 2017

U.S. Holds War Games With Allies As North Korea Vows to Wipe Enemies Off the Earth

Two Navy destroyers of the Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group drilled with South Korea and Japan Tuesday as North Korea held artillery tests to mark the founding of its army......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 25th, 2017

World War 3: Meetings in Japan as Tensions Mount

World War 3: Meetings in Japan as Tensions Mount Representatives from Japan, America and South Korea have convened in Tokyo to discuss North Korea amid growing concer.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsApr 25th, 2017

Bank of Korea: High Costs Could Limit Cryptocurrency Use

South Korea’s central bank has published a new working paper on digital currencies. Source.....»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskApr 24th, 2017

North Korea Arrests US Citizen, Threatens To Sink US Aircraft Carrier As Japan Deploys Warships

A third US citizen has been arrested and remains in custody in North Korea, according to South Korean news agency Yonhap. A man, a Korean-American professor in his 50s, identified by the surname Kim, had been in.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 23rd, 2017

Time to Bomb North Korea

Time to Bomb North Korea Over the last week North Korea has repeatedly threatened South Korea, Japan the USA and Australia with a Nuclear strike. S.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsApr 23rd, 2017

South Korean forces on high alert ahead of North Korean army celebration, possible nuke test

Thomson ReutersSouth Korea said.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 21st, 2017

South Korea on High Alert as the North Prepares Anniversary Army Celebration

Seoul has said it will not let its guard down and is watching the situation closely......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 21st, 2017

North Korea Warns America to Not "Mess With Us"

North Korea regularly threatens to destroy Japan, South Korea and the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 20th, 2017

Attack on North Korea Could Start a War in Asia for U.S., Japan, South Korea And Other Nations

Military action in the Korean Peninsula could force North Korea's Kim Jong Un or President Donald Trump into a prolonged conflict......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 19th, 2017

Pence Reaffirms U.S.-Japan Alliance Amid North Korea Provocations

Vice President Mike Pence mixed tough words on North Korea with a gentle touch on trade, refraining from pressing Japan for economic concessions at a time of regional tension......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 18th, 2017

Asian stock markets mixed as North Korea tensions lessen

Asian stocks were mixed Tuesday as tensions over the situation on the Korean Peninsula softened somewhat following U.S. Vice President Mike Pence's departure from South Korea for Japan.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsApr 18th, 2017

Krunch Time for Korean Krackpot Despot, Kim Jong-Un: Missile Crisis Countdown Has Begun

The following article by David Haggith was first published on The Great Recession Blog: The Korean missile crisis has never been hotter. Trump is turning the screws on everyone to force action. China, Japan, and South Korea join in threatening Kim Jong.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 14th, 2017

Mike Pence is going to Asia amid North Korea tensions

Associated Press/Evan VucciWASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence plans to travel to South Korea and Japan later this m.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 6th, 2017