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N.Korea says missile tests warhead guidance, ready for deployment

The missile flew about 500 kilometers (310.69 miles), reaching an altitude of 560 km, and landed in waters off the North's east coast, South Korea's ...

North Korea missile detected by THAAD, program progressing faster than expected-South

North Korea has defied all calls to rein in its nuclear and missile programs, even from China, its lone major ...

North Korea fires missile days after new S.Korea leader pledges dialogue

The missile was launched from same site as intermediate-range test-Japan.
May 14, 2017 | 08:54 am GMT+7

New S.Korean president talks to China, Japan leaders

Moon favors engagement with Pyongyang to bring it to the negotiating table.
May 11, 2017 | 04:30 pm GMT+7

S.Korea president winner Moon vows to unify bruised country

Moon's victory is expected to bring the country, badly bruised by the scandal which saw former President Park Geun-hye impeached, back on track.
May 09, 2017 | 11:43 pm GMT+7

South Koreans vote for new leader after months of political vacuum

Liberal Moon Jae-in, who calls for a moderate approach on North Korea and wants to reform powerful family-run conglomerates, is likely to be the next president.
May 09, 2017 | 11:04 am GMT+7

South Korea's consortium to build $885 mln commercial complex in Saigon

Construction is expected to complete by 2023, upgrading Thu Thiem to a new modern area.
May 06, 2017 | 11:20 am GMT+7

S.Korean island erects statue commemorating Vietnamese victims of war massacres

Peace activists said around 9,000 Vietnamese civilians were killed in massacres by South Korean troops during the Vietnam War.
April 26, 2017 | 03:04 pm GMT+7

US moves THAAD to South Korean site as North Korea boasts fire power

The anti-missile system will be operational by year-end as Trump vows to deal with 'global threat' of N.Korea.
April 26, 2017 | 09:09 am GMT+7

South Korean man stabbed in southern Vietnam after traffic collision

Surviving a collision unscathed doesn't mean you're out of danger in Vietnam.
April 21, 2017 | 10:15 pm GMT+7

Pyongyang should not 'test Trump's resolve' - VP Pence

'North Korea would do well not to test his [Trump's] resolve, or the strength of the armed forces of the United States in this region.'
April 18, 2017 | 08:46 am GMT+7

Samsung heir accused of bribery, perjury as trial opens

He has been charged with four other Samsung executives.
April 07, 2017 | 03:04 pm GMT+7

South Korea may cease taking Vietnamese laborers as more overstay

More than 16,000 Vietnamese sent to South Korea last year overstayed their work visas.
April 04, 2017 | 09:35 am GMT+7

S.Korea ore carrier missing in South Atlantic, 22 crew unaccounted

A message last received on Friday by Polaris from a crew member said the ship was taking in water on the port side and was listing rapidly.
April 02, 2017 | 10:35 am GMT+7

Salvaged South Korean ferry is brought to port

Drone footage shows an aerial view of the salvaged South Korean ferry that sunk three years ago, killing more than 300 people, as it is brought to port.
March 31, 2017 | 04:27 pm GMT+7