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  1. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    Hagel agrees strategy with Seoul to deal with threat from North Korea

    Posted Oct 03rd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... that the alliance must respond to what Kim described as the "vastly different" security situation on the Korean peninsula following the North's nuclear test. It has requested an extension ... of heightened tensions on the Korean peninsula. "North Korea has increased its threat clearly against South Korea, and against the United States. It has increased its capability," Hagel said. ...

  2. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    North Korean rocket tests sign of anger at military drills, says analyst

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 05:32am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Seoul Pyongyang fires 30 more missiles into the sea as S Korea-US joint military exercises continue N Korean rocket tests 'sign of anger at drills in South' North Korea test-fired 30 short-range missiles into the sea yest ...

  3. The Peninsula Shanghai

    Posted Jun 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Andrew Dembina A new building on the Bund? Yes, the Peninsula Shanghai is at the northern tip of this Unesco-designated Modern Heritage site. At 13 storeys high, the hotel's clean ... and 30s. Most accommodation faces the flash cityscape of Pudong, across the water. So is the decor period-themed or contemporary? A combination of the two- with Peninsula signatures, ...

  4. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Top N Korean official heads to Europe in apparent diplomatic gesture

    Posted Sep 07th 2014, 05:18am by KYODO, AP

    ... and defensive. The launch came as the Korean peninsula begins celebrating a major holiday. The three-day holiday starts tomorrow, but many people were already travelling over the weekend. Separately ...

  5. Peninsula hotel's big revamp to hit profit

    Posted May 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Anita Lam anita.lam@scmp.com Earnings at The Hong Kong and Shanghai Hotels (HSH), owner of the Peninsula chain of luxury hotels, could suffer a setback next year when nearly half ... launched promotional packages to lift the rate back to between 45 and 50 per cent. The group's director and chief operating officer, Peter Borer, said staff at The Peninsula Tokyo had been ...

  6. News - Asia - HEALTH

    Two Koreas top of global suicide charts, for different reasons

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 05:21am by AGENCIES

    ... Agencies Poverty, stress and reluctance to seek help among factors behind grim toll Koreas top suicide charts for different reasons South Korea's problem with suicides is well known. But self-killing is even worse in its northern neighbour, making the peninsula one of the most suicidal regions in the world. An estimated 9,790 suicides took place in North Korea in 2012, with roughly ...

  7. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    North Korea calls off much-awaited family reunion plan with South

    Posted Sep 21st 2013, 03:53pm by AFP

    ... with hostility and abuse... such a basic humanitarian issue as family reunions cannot be resolved." Millions of Koreans were separated by the Korean war, which sealed the peninsula's division. ...

  8. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    Elderly Koreans distraught as family reunion hopes crushed

    Posted Sep 24th 2013, 12:07pm by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... Agence France-Presse in Seoul Cancellation of gathering at Mount Kumgang devastates families The cancellation of a reunion for families separated by the Korean War has dealt a devastating blow to elderly Koreans denied a longed-for, and probably final, me ...

  9. Profits up, but Peninsula chain hit by Japan's crisis

    Posted Mar 23rd 2011, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, owner of the Peninsula luxury hotel chain, suffered in the aftermath of Japan's nuclear crisis, despite delivering a 26 per cent jump ... the 314 guest rooms of the Peninsula hotel in Tokyo's financial district of Marunouchi at 20 per cent occupancy, sharply down from its normal level of nearly 70 per cent, he said. 'The ...

  10. News - World - UKRAINE

    Russia considers possible ban on Western airlines overflying its airspace

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 09:49pm by Reuters

    ... Crimean peninsula. Agence France-Presse ...




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