• Sunday
  • September 21, 2014
  • Last updated: 10:45am
Hong Kong




Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 40 for peninsula

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - Asia

    North Korea demands dissolution of UN command in South Korea

    Posted Jun 22nd 2013, 01:00pm by Associated Press in New York

    ... to a new war at any moment.” He reiterated North Korea’s surprise offer last Saturday of wide-ranging senior-level talks with the United States “to defuse tension on the Korean peninsula and ensure ... talks between North and South Korea, amid bickering over who would lead the two delegations. The situation on the Korean peninsula this year has reached to the full-scale nuclear showdown Sin ...

  2. News - Asia

    South Korea waiting to hear who will visit from North Korea

    Posted Jun 11th 2013, 12:48pm by Agencies in Seoul

    ... that triggered dramatic threats of nuclear war, it is enough for many on the Korean peninsula and beyond that the two Koreas are holding any sort of dialogue at all. But if both sides are sincere about ... in a trust-building process to bring some permanent level of peace and stability to the Korean peninsula. It’s very significant that they’re sitting down and talking at all after all the heated rhetoric ...

  3. News - Asia

    South Korea's top envoy to North Korea heads to US

    Posted Jun 18th 2013, 11:34am by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... Agence France-Presse in Seoul South Korea’s top envoy on North Korea left on Tuesday for a meeting in Washington with his US and Japanese counterparts, two days after Pyongyang proposed direct, high-level talks with the United States. After Washington, Ch ...

  4. News - Asia

    Cancellation of Korea talks highlights challenges of trust-building

    Posted Jun 12th 2013, 02:44pm by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... Agence France-Presse in Seoul Talks would have been first high-level dialogue for six years The abrupt cancellation of planned talks between North and South Korea underlines the huge challenges facing any “trust-building” process on the divided peninsula, 60 years after the Korean War. Right from the outset, the agreement to hold what would have been the first high-level dialogue ...

  5. News - Asia

    North Korea blames South Korea for failed talks

    Posted Jun 13th 2013, 12:02pm by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... Agence France-Presse in Seoul North Korea warned that prospects for any future dialogue have been severely damaged North Korea on Thursday blamed South Korean arrogance and deceit for the collapse of planned talks between the two rivals and warned that pr ...

  6. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    North and South Korea open rare talks on Kaesong joint industrial zone

    Posted Jul 06th 2013, 01:45pm by AFP

    ... industrial zone was the most high-profile casualty of the elevated tensions on the Korean peninsula but neither side has declared the complex officially closed, instead referring to a temporary ...

  7. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    North Korea proposes talks with US to ease tensions

    Posted Jun 16th 2013, 12:21pm by Associated Press in Seoul

    ... tensions and promote peace and security on the Korean Peninsula. There was no immediate response from Washington. The proposal for talks between the Korean War foes follows months of acrimony over ... the moves by stepping up annual springtime military exercises that prompted North Korea to warn of a “nuclear war” on the Korean Peninsula. However, as tensions subsided in May and June, Pyongyang ...

  8. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    US to consult Japan and South Korea after North's latest offer of talks

    Posted Jun 17th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... "We propose senior-level talks between … [North Korea] and the US to defuse tensions on the Korean peninsula, and ensure peace and security in the region," Pyongyang's powerful ... promoted by Obama, the commission said, inviting the US to set the time and venue for the meeting. "If the US has true intent on defusing tensions on the Korean peninsula, and ensuring peace ...

  9. News - Asia - KOREA PENINSULA

    North Korea fires fifth missile in three days

    Posted May 20th 2013, 03:33pm by AFP

    ... peninsula. South Korea labelled the weekend missile tests “deplorable” and “provocative”, while UN chief Ban Ki-moon had urged Pyongyang to refrain from any further launches. “It is time for them ...

  10. News - China - TRADE

    Bird flu, Korea tensions cast shadow over spring session of Canton Trade Fair

    Posted Apr 15th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... outbreak and regional instability over the Korean Peninsula have put a dampener on prospects for the spring session of China's oldest and largest trade fair, which opens in Guangzhou today. ... on the Korean Peninsula which might affect trade growth," Liu said. "However, China's exports have already been through their worst possible time in 2012. We expect the [export] trend ...




SCMP.com Account