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  1. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    N Korea issues new bank notes to flush out hoarded cash

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 10:44am by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... Agence France-Presse in Seoul North Korean bank note switch seen by Seoul as method of 'compelling people to cough up their cash hoards' North Korea has started issuing new bank notes in an apparent effort to flush out privately hoarded cash reserves, according to South Korea’s National Intelligence Service (NIS). In a briefing to a parliamentary committee, the NIS said ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1564046/n-korea-issues-new-bank-notes-flush-out-hoarded-cash
  2. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Kim Jong-un blasts North Korea weather service for ‘incorrect’ forecasts

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 02:24pm by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... Korean leader Kim Jong-un has censured his country’s weather service for “incorrect” forecasts in a rare public dressing down of a government body in the reclusive nation, which suffers regular ... Hydro-meteorological Service, the official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) reported. “There are many incorrect forecasts as the meteorological observation has not been put on a modern and scientific basis,” ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1530793/kim-jong-un-blasts-n-korea-weather-service-incorrect-forecasts
  3. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Rare official apology for building collapse in Pyongyang

    Posted May 18th 2014, 10:27am by AFP

    ... North Korean officials offered a rare public apology for the collapse of an apartment building under construction in Pyongyang, which a South Korean official said may have caused hundreds ... the construction of an apartment house was not done properly and officials supervised and controlled it in an irresponsible manner". In Seoul, a South Korean government official speaking on condition ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1514789/north-korea-reports-unimaginable-construction-accident
  4. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    North Korea’s Kim urges soldiers to be ready for ‘impending conflict’ as Obama calls country weak ‘pariah state’

    Posted Apr 26th 2014, 10:53am by Agence France-Presse

    ... KCNA reported. It is unusual for the agency to carry direct quotes from Kim. “Of course, they might do sideline jobs for improving service personnel’s living conditions and do their bit ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1497556/north-koreas-kim-urges-soldiers-be-ready-impending-conflict-obama-calls
  5. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    North Koreans vote in parliament 'election' that may offer clues to shifts in power

    Posted Mar 09th 2014, 12:47pm by AFP

    ... voting under titles including The Billows of Emotion and Happiness and We Go To Polling Station. Apart from the physical casting of votes, there is nothing democratic about the ballot. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1444206/north-koreans-vote-parliament-election-may-offer-clues-shifts-power
  6. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    North Korean No 2 reappears, quashing purge rumours

    Posted Mar 07th 2014, 03:07pm by AFP

    ... Seong-chang, a North Korea expert at the Sejong Institute in Seoul said on Friday after Choe’s photo was published. Senior cadres have been held by the security services for interrogation – intended ... reappearance did not necessarily mean the reports of his arrest by the MSC were completely erroneous. “In the past, senior cadres have been held by the security services for interrogation – intended ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1442607/north-korean-no-2-reappears-quashing-purge-rumours
  7. News - Hong Kong - NORTH KOREA

    'North Korea interrogated me every day', says Hong Kong-based missionary John Short

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 08:26pm by AP

    ... only sanctioned services are tolerated by the government. Defectors from the country have said that distributing Bibles and holding secret prayer services can mean banishment to a labour camp ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1441237/north-korea-interrogated-me-every-day-says-hong-kong-based-missionary
  8. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Separated Korean families hold tearful final farewells as reunions come to an end

    Posted Feb 22nd 2014, 03:07pm by Agence France Press in Seoul

    ... at first refusing to let go of their loved ones’ hands. The families, the first of two batches who are being allowed to meet with each other 60 years after they were torn apart by the chaos ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1433246/separated-korean-families-hold-tearful-final-farewells-reunions-come-end
  9. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    South Korean missionary arrested in North makes ‘confession’

    Posted Feb 27th 2014, 04:38pm by AFP

    ... regime should be brought down and acted... under directions from the (South’s) National Intelligence Service,” Kim said. “I met with North Koreans and introduced them to the NIS,” he added. When ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1436353/south-korean-missionary-arrested-north-makes-confession
  10. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    North Korea atrocities exposed, but experts sceptical on international action

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 12:32pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... compiled by the Commission of Inquiry (COI) on North Korea – and the UN imprimatur it carries – set it apart. Kim Young-soon, one of the many defectors who provided harrowing testimony to the COI, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1430198/north-korea-atrocities-exposed-experts-sceptical-international-action

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