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Kim orders military to stabilise supply of medicines in Pyongyang
The DPRK leader Kim Jong-un center visited a pharmacy in Pyongyang on May 15, 2022, according to this photo provided by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea government. SEOUL SINGAPORE HANOI - the Democratic Peoples's Republic OF Korea's Republic Of Korea's republic of Korea has ordered the The DPRK leader Kim Jong-un center visited a pharmacy in Pyongyang on May 15, 2022, according to this photo provided by the ...
Updated: 05/16/2022
S.Korea bond futures tumble as central bank mulls rate hike
The city skyline of Incheon is pictured early in the morning in an aerial view south of Seoul, South Korea. The city skyline of Incheon is pictured early in the morning in an aerial view south of Seoul, South Korea. SEOUL Reuters -- South Korea's government bond futures plunged early on Monday, after the central bank chief kept the door ...
Updated: 05/16/2022
North Korea reports record spike in suspected coronavirus infections
SEOUL, North Korea reported a dramatic surge in suspected coronaviruses infections and deaths on Saturday as it struggled to contain its first reported outbreak, which the country s leader, Kim Jong-un, said could be the biggest crisis since its nation ...
Updated: 05/14/2022
North Korea’s first Covid outbreak a ‘great disaster’
.... North Korea has so far shunned Covid vaccines from China and Russia, and the World Health Organization's Covax scheme, apparently because administering the jabs would require outside monitoring. Leif-Eric Easley , professor at Ewha University in Seoul, said the regime's public acknowledgment of coronavirus cases meant the public health situation must be serious.
Updated: 05/14/2022
Hyundai says it will build $7 billion electric vehicle plant in Georgia
... Motor Group told the Associated Press that they plan to build a $7 billion electric vehicle plant outside Savannah, Georgia next week. The South Korean automaker is expected to make a formal announcement during President Biden 's scheduled visit to Seoul on May 20 - 21. Hyundai is not revealing any details yet, but it has been confirmed that the company will announce the location of its new USEV plant in the near future. Hyundai was looking to build a new plant in Georgia at the beginning of the ...
Updated: 05/13/2022
Terra form Labs CEO seeks police protection after break-in
... TerraForm Labs Do Kwon has requested police protection. According to Korean news outlet Money Today , the CEO of TerraForm Labs Do Kwon has requested police protection. The appeal came after a break-in at his apartment in Seongsu-dong district of Seoul. The local police said they received a report of an unknown person trying to gain entry to the property in question. May 7 saw Terra s UST stable coin de-peg in what some suspect was a coordinated attack. The price of UST has ever fallen as low ...
Updated: 05/13/2022
North Korea says 6 dead, hundreds of thousands ill amid Covid outbreak
SEOUL, South Korea said on Tuesday that six people died and hundreds of thousands of others fell ill amid an outbreak of fever in a nation, a day after it acknowledged a Covid-19 outbreak in a largely unvaccinated population for the first time since the ...
Updated: 05/13/2022
One dead, hundreds of thousands infected in North Korea
SEOUL Reuters - At least one person confirmed to have COVID 19 has died in North Korea and hundreds of thousands have shown fever symptoms, state media said on Friday, offering hints at the potentially dire scale of the country's first confirmed outbreak ...
Updated: 05/13/2022
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