North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has supervised the test of a new anti-aircraft weapon system.
Trump assured Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday of his intention to solve issues surrounding the secretive Asian state.
World leaders braced for contentious talks with Trump at the G-7 summit after he earlier lambasted NATO allies for not spending more on defense.
A former air force general, a rocket scientist and the head of a weapons development and procurement center are key in Pyongyang's missile program.
CNBC's Willem Marx reports from the G-7 meeting in Sicily, saying that the world leaders present will try to gauge U.S. President Donald Trump's views on trade.
President Donald Trump applauded President Rodrigo Duterte for his violent crackdown on drugs in the Philippines, according to the New York Times.
BEIJING, May 23- China's imports of North Korean goods in April fell below $100 million to the lowest in nearly three years, data showed on Tuesday, after China stopped buying coal from the isolated country and as calls mount for further economic sanctions. Neighbouring China is North Korea's biggest trade partner, and the data indicates that China's halt of...
South Korea's military on Tuesday fired warning shots towards an unidentified object flying over the border from North Korea, Reuters reported.
BEIJING, May 23- China's imports of North Korean goods in April fell below $100 million to the lowest in nearly three years, data showed on Tuesday, after China stopped buying coal from the isolated country and as calls mount for further economic sanctions. Cho Bong- hyun, who heads research on North Korea's economy at IBK Bank in Seoul, said China's imports to North...
North Korea has disclosed a series of images of the Earth it says were taken by a camera carried aboard a ballistic missile during the country's latest test. NBCNews reports.
President Donald Trump, now on a trip to the Middle East, left behind political drama in Washington that some fear could derail his administration's promises of tax reform and fiscal stimulus, if not his presidency. Trump's budget proposal, set to be unveiled on Tuesday, will include cuts to Medicaid and propose changes to other assistance programs for...
Asian investors continued to monitor the situation on the Korean peninsula, after North Korea fired a ballistic missile into waters off its east coast on Sunday, its second missile test in a week. South Korea said the launch dashed hopes for Seoul's new liberal government's aim for peace between the neighbours. Against its perceived safe-haven Japanese...
The domestic economy in South Korea is looking up but geopolitics continues to weigh, says Richard Martin, IMA Asia.
North Korea says its latest missile test has confirmed the reliability of late-stage guidance to deliver a potential nuclear warhead.
North Korea fired a ballistic missile on Sunday, South Korea and Japan said, a week after an intermediate-range missile test.
UNITED NATIONS, May 19- North Korea's deputy United Nations envoy said on Friday "it is ridiculous" to link Pyongyang with the WannaCry "ransomware" cyber attack that started to sweep around the globe a week ago or the hacking of a U.N. expert monitoring sanctions violations. Ambassador Kim In Ryong told a news conference when asked if Pyongyang was involved in the...
UNITED NATIONS, May 19- North Korea's deputy U.N. envoy said on Friday "it is ridiculous" to link Pyongyang with the WannaCry "ransomware" cyber attack that started to sweep around the globe a week ago and has infected more than 300,000 computers in 150 nations. North Korea is also known as the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. Symantec and Kaspersky Lab said on...
UNITED NATIONS, May 19- North Korea's deputy U.N. ambassador said on Friday that linking Pyongyang with the global WannaCry "ransomware" cyber attack is "ridiculous." "Relating to the cyber attack, linking to the DPRK it is ridiculous," North Korea's Deputy U.N. Kim In Ryong told a news conference.
ENVOY SAYS LINKING PYONGYANG TO GLOBAL CYBER ATTACK IS "RIDICULOUS".
North Korea launched a ferry service to the Russian city of Vladivostok on Wednesday to develop links and boost economic cooperation, the North's state media said, as it faces increasing isolation over its weapons development.