August 09, 2020

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N. Korea, U.S. reportedly considering bilateral liaison offices: Kyodo News

North Korea and the United States are reportedly exploring the idea of setting up bilateral liaison offices to get the

August 09, 2020 By Arirang

North Korea and the United States are reportedly exploring the idea of setting up bilateral liaison offices to get the

Nagasaki pushes Japan gov't to work for nuke ban amid rising danger

Nagasaki Mayor Tomihisa Taue appealed specifically to the government to sign and ratify a U.N. treaty banning nuclear arsenals,

August 09, 2020 By Kyodo News

Nagasaki Mayor Tomihisa Taue appealed specifically to the government to sign and ratify a U.N. treaty banning nuclear arsenals,

Supreme leader Kim Jong Un sends congratulatory message to President of Singapore

Kim Jong Un , Chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, sent a congratulatory

August 09, 2020 By DPRK Ministry of Foreign Affairs (EN)

Kim Jong Un , Chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, sent a congratulatory

Korea promotes home-developed rice varieties amid boycott of Japanese products

By Jung Min-ho Japanese rice cultivars such as Koshihikari have become increasingly popular among Koreans in recent years as more

August 09, 2020 By Korea Times

By Jung Min-ho Japanese rice cultivars such as Koshihikari have become increasingly popular among Koreans in recent years as more

Full text: Yang Jiechi's signed article on China-US relations

A signed article by Yang Jiechi, a member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central

August 08, 2020 By China Daily

A signed article by Yang Jiechi, a member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central

Respect history, look to the future and firmly safeguard and stabilize China-US relations

The relations between China and the United States are among the most important bilateral relationships in the world. To safeguard

August 08, 2020 By China Daily

The relations between China and the United States are among the most important bilateral relationships in the world. To safeguard

S. Korean farmers bartering sugar for N. Korean booze to bypass sanctions

SEOUL--A South Korean farmers’ cooperative said on Thursday it has clinched a 150 million won ($127,000 or 13 million yen) deal to

August 07, 2020 By Asahi Shimbun

SEOUL--A South Korean farmers’ cooperative said on Thursday it has clinched a 150 million won ($127,000 or 13 million yen) deal to

Respect history, look to the future and firmly safeguard and stabilize China-US relations

[Photo/IC] The relations between China and the United States are among the most important bilateral relationships in the world.

August 07, 2020 By China Daily

[Photo/IC] The relations between China and the United States are among the most important bilateral relationships in the world.

China risks paying 'high cost' for South China Sea intimidation, Japan defense chief says

China's attempts to change the status quo in the South China Sea by force risks provoking a stern response from

August 07, 2020 By CNN

China's attempts to change the status quo in the South China Sea by force risks provoking a stern response from

US urges Korea to keep security pact with Japan

By Yi Whan-woo The United States has urged Korea to retain its bilateral intelligence-sharing pact with Japan, after Seoul hinted

August 07, 2020 By Korea Times

By Yi Whan-woo The United States has urged Korea to retain its bilateral intelligence-sharing pact with Japan, after Seoul hinted

Cross-border humanitarian assistance gains momentum under new minister

By Yi Whan-woo Proposals to provide government funding for humanitarian aid to North Korea are gaining momentum following the appointment

August 07, 2020 By Korea Times

By Yi Whan-woo Proposals to provide government funding for humanitarian aid to North Korea are gaining momentum following the appointment

Unification minister visits dam on inter-Korean river to check damages

SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- Unification Minister Lee In-young on Friday visited a dam on the inter-Korean river, his office said,

August 07, 2020 By Yonhap News

SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- Unification Minister Lee In-young on Friday visited a dam on the inter-Korean river, his office said,

North Korea now using untraceable cryptocurrency for sanctions evasion

North Korea has started using nearly untraceable cryptocurrencies to convert stolen funds into cash and evade sanctions, according to an

August 07, 2020 By Nils Weisensee

North Korea has started using nearly untraceable cryptocurrencies to convert stolen funds into cash and evade sanctions, according to an

North Korean hackers spent years targeting specific officials: UN report

Hackers linked to the DPRK have been running long-term cyberattacks against the United Nations Security Council and dozens of officials

August 07, 2020 By Nils Weisensee

Hackers linked to the DPRK have been running long-term cyberattacks against the United Nations Security Council and dozens of officials

How sanctions failed to stop North Korea from developing dangerous weapons tech

Pyongyang’s nuclear weapons complex continues to hum along, while its ballistic missile capabilities are still being refined and e

August 07, 2020 By Ankit Panda

Pyongyang’s nuclear weapons complex continues to hum along, while its ballistic missile capabilities are still being refined and e

N. Korean Leader Visits Flood-Stricken Region

Photo : YONHAP News North Korean leader Kim Jong-un visited flood-stricken Hwanghae Province and instructed that his personal grain stock and

August 07, 2020 By Korean Broadcasting System (KBS)

Photo : YONHAP News North Korean leader Kim Jong-un visited flood-stricken Hwanghae Province and instructed that his personal grain stock and

Can China Win the Financial Cold War?

Chips, Chats, and Swift. They refer to the machinery of international finance that gives America extraordinary leverage. Like so much

August 07, 2020 By Bloomberg

Chips, Chats, and Swift. They refer to the machinery of international finance that gives America extraordinary leverage. Like so much

South Korean farmers bartering sugar for North Korean booze to bypass sanctions

SEOUL – A South Korean farmers’ cooperative said on Thursday it has clinched a $150 million deal to barter sugar for North

August 06, 2020 By The Japan Times

SEOUL – A South Korean farmers’ cooperative said on Thursday it has clinched a $150 million deal to barter sugar for North

South Korean farmers bartering sugar for North Korean booze to bypass sanctions

SEOUL (Reuters) - A South Korean farmers’ cooperative said on Thursday it has clinched a $150 million deal to barter sugar

August 06, 2020 By Reuters

SEOUL (Reuters) - A South Korean farmers’ cooperative said on Thursday it has clinched a $150 million deal to barter sugar

U.S. ready to negotiate with North, envoy says

Alex Wong, the U.S. deputy special representative for North Korea, speaks in a virtual Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing

August 06, 2020 By JoongAng Daily

Alex Wong, the U.S. deputy special representative for North Korea, speaks in a virtual Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing