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  • Polarization in the South Korean Electorate Wednesday, 19 Dec 2012 | 7:25 PM ET
    Polarization in the South Korean Electorate

    Rodger Baker, VP of Strategic Intelligence, Stratfor says Park Geun-hye has to deal with the polarization of the South Korean electorate, given she had a 70% differential in votes between regions.

  • Addressing Social Malaise in South Korea Tuesday, 18 Dec 2012 | 7:45 PM ET
    Addressing the Social Malaise in South Korea?

    Victor Cha, Senior Adviser & Korea Chair, CSIS says the South Korean presidential elections has been about trying to address what some see as a social malaise - unequal growth in the economy.

  • South Korean Elections: A Battle of Legacies Tuesday, 18 Dec 2012 | 7:40 PM ET
    South Korean Elections: A Battle of Legacies

    As South Koreans head to the polls on Wednesday, they must choose between the contrasting legacies of candidates Park Geun-hye and Moon Jae-in. CNBC's Rhie Young-Lim discusses what's at stake.

  • Rocket Launch Further Isolates Pyongyang Friday, 14 Dec 2012 | 5:05 AM ET
    Rocket Launch Further Isolates Pyongyang

    Tony Michell, Korea Associates Business Consultancy, Managing Director questions what the North Korean leadership wishes to achieve with the rocket launch.

  • For North Korea, Next Step Is a Nuclear Test Thursday, 13 Dec 2012 | 1:39 AM ET
    South Korean conservative activists burn anti-North Korean placards during a protest denouncing North Korea's rocket launch, in Seoul on December 12, 2012.

    After rattling the world on Wednesday by putting a satellite into orbit, North Korea's next step will likely be a nuclear test, which would be the third conducted by the reclusive and unpredictable state.

  • North Korea Snubs Key Ally China With Rocket Test Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 9:20 PM ET
    South Korean conservative activists burn anti-North Korean placards during a protest denouncing North Korea's rocket launch, in Seoul on December 12, 2012.

    There was anger and dismay after North Korea launched a long-range rocket into orbit on Wednesday -- plenty of it in South Korea and Japan. There was also surprise.

  • North Korea's Nuclear Progress Left Unchecked Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 7:35 PM ET
    No Real Efforts to Halt N. Korea's Nuclear Progress: Pro

    Andrew Gilholm, Head of Asia Analysis, Control Risks says North Korea has gradually developed its nuclear and missile technology in the last 20 years without any real obstacles from the global community.

  • Impact of Pyonyang's Rocket Launch On US Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 5:30 PM ET
    N. Korea Rocket Launch is A Renewed Threat for the U.S.

    Bruce Klingner, Senior Research Fellow, Northeast Asia, Heritage Foundation says North Korea's rocket launch is a renewed threat for the U.S. as Pyongyang could eventually build missiles that may reach American soil.

  • What Are the Implications of N. Korea's Rocket Launch? Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 4:20 AM ET
    What Are the Implications of N. Korea's Rocket Launch?

    Euan Graham, senior fellow at RSIS at Nangyang Technological University, tells CNBC that North Korea's rocket launch will not have a severe impact on regional security as it was more successful than usual.

  • North Korea Launches Rocket in Defiance of Critics Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 4:10 AM ET
    A man watches a TV screen broadcasting news on North Korea's rocket launch, at a railway station in Seoul on December 12, 2012.

    North Korea successfully launched a rocket on Wednesday, boosting the credentials of its new leader and stepping up the threat the isolated and impoverished state poses to its opponents.

  • KRW to See Little Impact From N. Korea Tensions Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012 | 9:40 PM ET
    KRW to See Little Impact From N. Korea Tensions: Pro

    Adrian Foster, Head of Financial Markets Research, Asia Pacific at Rabobank, says the impact of the North Korean rocket launch on the Korean won is likely to be limited, with markets looking ahead to the central bank meeting this week.

  • N. Korea's Rocket Launch Not Major Event for Markets Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012 | 8:35 PM ET
    North Korea's Rocket Launch Not a Major Event for Markets: Pro

    Alain Bokobza, Head of Global Asset Allocation, Societe Generale says that North Korea's rocket launch will not affect markets greatly. He explains why.

  • North Korea Rocket Launch Delayed Due to 'Glitch' Monday, 10 Dec 2012 | 4:19 AM ET

    North Korea has extended the window for a widely condemned long-range rocket launch by a week after discovering a "technical deficiency", the isolated state's news agency said on Monday.

  • North Korea: Still Up to No Good? Sunday, 9 Dec 2012 | 5:50 PM ET
    North Korea: Still Up to No Good?

    Michael Raska, Research Fellow, Institute of Defence & Strategic Studies, NTU, explains what may be delaying North Korea's rocket launch. He adds that the threat of possible sanctions may have also spooked Pyongyang.

  • N.Korea rocket launch Sunday, 2 Dec 2012 | 10:20 PM ET
    N.Korea rocket launch

    Sean King, Senior Vice President, Park Strategies discusses North Korea's nuclear program and its impact on South Korean elections on Dec 19.

  • North Korean Rocket Launch 'Provocative': US Sunday, 2 Dec 2012 | 4:46 AM ET

    North Korea said it would carry out its second rocket launch of 2012 as its youthful leader Kim Jong-un flexes his muscles a year after his father's death, in a move that South Korea and the United States swiftly condemned as a provocation.

  • Most Expensive Military Programs Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 4:31 PM ET
    Most Expensive Military Programs

    Read ahead to see the most expensive U.S. military programs currently under way.

  • Seoul Warns of North Korean Rocket Launch Plan Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 6:22 PM ET

    Seoul believes North Korea is preparing to launch a ballistic missile, posing a possible new threat to stability on the peninsula ahead of South Korea’s presidential election in December. The FT reports.

  • BUSINESS-NEWS-SCHEDULE AT 0930 GMT / 04.30 AM ET Monday, 5 Nov 2012 | 9:54 AM ET

    HSBC profit hit by $800 mln charge for U.S. fine. LONDON- HSBC sets aside $1.5 billion to cover potential U.S. fines for lax anti-money laundering controls and the final bill could be significantly higher. ( HSBC/, expect by 1000 GMT/ 5 AM ET, by Steve Slater and Matt Scuffham, 400 words).

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