U.S. Blocks Aid Workers From North Korea

U.S. offici.....»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 11th, 2018

South Korea faces allegations that it brought North Korean workers into the country against their will

Kim Hong-Ji/Reuters Seoul is investigating the circumstances surrounding the arrival of a dozen North Korean restaurant workers in 2016, after .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 11th, 2018

North Korea Moves Closer to China

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and Chinese president, met Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK) and chai.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMay 8th, 2018

S. Korea charges 4 with illegally importing N. Korean coal

South Korean prosecutors have charged four people with illegally importing North Korean coal via Russia in violation of U.N. sanctions......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews13 hr. 29 min. ago

Never Take Their Photos: Tracking the Commandos, North Korea"s Secret Export

Soldiers, companies and contractors still operate clandestinely around the world, in particular in Africa, despite U.N. prohibitions designed to curtail Kim Jong Un’s nuclear ambitions. ‘We never ended our ties, they just moved underground.’.....»»

Category: asiaSource: wsj17 hr. 29 min. ago

North Korea Expands Long-Range Missile Base

North Korea is expanding military facilities thought to house long-range missiles that can hit the U.S., according to a think-tank report that revives doubts about the regime’s sincerity in disarmament negotiations......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 6th, 2018

US telecom operators to roll out 5G services in 1Q19, says Qualcomm president

The commercialization of 5G communications will be realized starting in early 2019 with mobile device launches and network rollouts across North America, Europe, Japan, South Korea, Australia and China, according to Qualcomm president Cristiano Amon......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesDec 6th, 2018

Georgia State to create two new city blocks on former site of Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium

Georgia State is planning to divide the existing block bounded by Fulton Street to the north, Hank Aaron Drive to the east, Georgia Avenue to the south and Pollard Boulevard to the west into multiple lots for development......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 3rd, 2018

French Civil Servant Accused of Spying for North Korea Is Charged

French authorities filed preliminary charges against a civil servant in the nation’s legislature for allegedly spying for the North Korean government......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 30th, 2018

Bad Blood Between Japan, South Korea Tests U.S. Strategy in Asia

A resurgence in frictions between South Korea and Japan, the U.S.’s two closest allies in East Asia, is testing the united front Washington wants to present against threats from North Korea and China......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 30th, 2018

Koreas survey North"s railways in hopes of joining networks

South Korea has sent rail cars and dozens of officials to North Korea for joint surveys on northern railway sections the countries hope someday to connect with the South......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 29th, 2018

France Detains Civil Servant Suspected of Spying for North Korea

French counterespionage authorities have detained a senior French civil servant on suspicion of spying for the North Korean government, a French judicial official said......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 28th, 2018

Fake Signals and Illegal Flags: How North Korea Uses Clandestine Shipping to Fund Regime

Freighters loaded with coal and oil use an array of tactics to keep trade flowing. This is among the ways the country has weakened a U.S.-led policy of “maximum pressure” designed to force it to abandon its nuclear ambitions......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 28th, 2018

How North Korea uses ships to trick and trade

Defying tight sanctions, vessels linked to Pyongyang use a large toolbox of tactics to import and export goods like oil and coal—and keep North Korea’s economy afloat. Illustration: Crystal Tai.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 27th, 2018

Trump warns U.S. may cut off GM subsidies after job cuts

U.S. President Donald Trump said the White House was looking at cutting subsidies for General Motors Co after the largest U.S. automaker said it would halt production at five plants in North America and layoff thousands of workers......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 27th, 2018

A dog Kim Jong Un gave to South Korea as a peace gift has had 6 puppies

Blue House A dog gifted to South Korea by North Korea has given birth to three male and three female puppies. South Korea described the dogs as a “symbol o.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 27th, 2018

NC restaurant association launches health plan aiming to help hundreds of thousands of workers

Employees of the thousands of restaurants, bars and hotels in North Carolina may now have greater access to health care.  Last week, the North Carolina Restaurant & Lodging Association announced the first association health-care plan. The Restaura.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 27th, 2018

Factbox: GM North America plant shutdowns could hit nearly 6,000 workers

General Motors Co's plan to close three North American assembly plants and two transmission plants next year could affect nearly 6,000 workers, according to data on GM's media website......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 26th, 2018

Samsung Apologizes Over Sicknesses and Deaths of Some Factory Workers - TIME

TIMESamsung Apologizes Over Sicknesses and Deaths of Some Factory WorkersTIME(SEOUL, South Korea) â.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 23rd, 2018

Samsung Electronics vows to pay compensation for ill workers by 2028

South Korea's Samsung Electronics on Friday vowed to compensate by 2028 its local chip and display factory workers who have suffered from work-related illnesses......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 23rd, 2018

EMQ’s “Remittance Railroad” Through Southeast Asia Required Patience – and Resolve

Each Sunday, in Hong Kong, hundreds of Philippine migrant workers queue up outside remittance offices, the lines snaking around entire city blocks, to send money home. For most, it’s their only free… The post EMQ’s .....»»

Category: topSource: redherringNov 22nd, 2018