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Samsung Electronics to invest $14.7 billion in South Korea chip facility

SEOUL (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Monday that it will invest 15.6 trillion won ($ 14.7 billion) to build a new semiconductor production facility in South Korea. The world's biggest memory chip maker said in a statement … Continue reading

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North Korea: Kim Jong-un falls off the radar as the two Koreas agree to talk – The Independent

The Independent North Korea: Kim Jong-un falls off the radar as the two Koreas agree to talkThe IndependentThe 31-year-old's walk was somewhere between a limp and a waddle. The speculation was feverish: Kim Jong-un was ill, he was addicted to … Continue reading

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North Korea officials make rare visit to South

North Korea has launched a high-profile diplomatic outreach in recent weeks Asia homepage

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Vietnam artists to support half-Vietnamese survivor of ferry disaster in Korea … – Tuoitrenews

Tuoitrenews Vietnam artists to support half-Vietnamese survivor of ferry disaster in Korea …TuoitrenewsAround 30 Vietnamese artists will be in South Korea next month to join a four-day program to support the Vietnamese community in the East Asian country, particularly a … Continue reading

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North Korea as ‘The Truman Show’

One needs to be wary of impressions gleaned from the capital Pyongyang, a showcase city and home of the connected elite Asia homepage

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US citizen given hard labour in N Korea

Associated Press said Matthew Miller was accused of having ‘wild ambition’ to spend time in a North Korean prison to investigate conditions of inmates Asia homepage

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US tourist held in N Korea to go on trial

North Korea has announced that detained US tourist Matthew Miller will go on trial next Sunday Asia homepage

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N Korea parades US prisoners on CNN

Broadcast interviews with three detained US citizens pleading for assistance is a sign that Pyongyang may want resumption of talks with Washington Asia homepage

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N Korea parades US prisoners on CNN

Broadcast interviews with three detained US citizens pleading for assistance is a sign that Pyongyang may want resumption of talks with Washington Asia homepage

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N Korea parades US prisoners on CNN

Broadcast interviews with three detained US citizens pleading for assistance is a sign that Pyongyang may want resumption of talks with Washington Asia homepage

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