Pyongyang is behind hacking attacks on South Korea's crypto-currency exchanges which resulted in the theft of at least $7 million worth of digital money, said the South's National Intelligence Service.
South Korea and China agreed to speed up negotiations to include the service and investment sector in the bilateral free trade agreement (FTA) as follow-up measures for the two-year-old deal, Seoul's commerce ministry said.
Japan’s Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera has announced that a joint drill with the United States and South Korea will be held this week amid an escalated stand-off in the region over North Korea’s missile and nuclear tests.
South Korea’s JJ Consulting Ltd. signed a memorandum of understanding with Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) of Mazandaran Province to make an investment worth $500 million for the port’s development.
Japan’s Sharp Corp (6753.T) will ask the government to help it form an alliance with rival Japan Display Inc (6740.T) in OLED technology to better compete with South Korean makers, its chief executive said on Thursday.