South Korea, China extend currency deal despite missile row

South Korea says that Seoul and Beijing have agreed to extend their currency swap deal, easing concerns the deal would fall through due to tensions over a U.S. missile defense system......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 13th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: China, South Korea allow 8-year-old currency-swap deal to expire

South Korea and China have let their eight-year-old bilateral currency swap agreement expire, indicating cooling ties after Seoul decided to host an advanced U.S. missile defense system that Beijing opposes......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 10th, 2017

South Korea, China renew $56 bn currency swap deal despite tensions

Ties between the two Asian neighbours have soured over the deployment of the powerful US weapon in the South.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 13th, 2017

South Korea Joins Cryptocurrency Crackdown

South Korea will step up inspections of virtual-currency exchanges and has banned so-called initial coin offerings, following the likes of China, the U.S. and Singapore in tightening cryptocurrency regulation......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjSep 30th, 2017

Lost billions as Korea Inc"s China woes grow

A year after the Chinese President warned South Korea that a U.S. anti-missile defence.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersSep 19th, 2017

China opposed to deployment of US nuclear weapons on Korean peninsula

Japan, South Korea favour installation move in response to N Korea's repeated missile tests.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 16th, 2017

China Warns Trump: "We Will Back North Korea If The US Strikes First"

All day Saturday, South Korea braced for a possible new missile test by North Korea as the provocative northern neig.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 9th, 2017

S Korea deploys anti-missile system as US seeks tough N Korea sanctions

South Korean protesters clashed with thousands of police over the deployment of a defence system aimed at countering North Korean missile attacks, while China and the United States discussed options ........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineSep 7th, 2017

Asia Markets: South Korea leads gains in Asia as markets rebound

Asian equities bounced back on Thursday, tracking overnight U.S. gains following a deal to extend the federal government’s borrowing limit for three months......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 7th, 2017

Hyundai Motor"s China plant halts again on supply disruption

Hyundai Motor Co. says its China plant has halted operation again on a supply disruption as diplomatic tensions between China and South Korea over a U.S. missile-defense system takes toll on its business......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 4th, 2017

South Korea Proposes Full Oil, Currency Blockade Of North; China Says No

Unable to make de-escalation progress using conventional diplomatic means at the United Nations, on Monday South Korean President Moon Jae-in proposed that the U.N. Security Council hold serious discussions about imposing an energy and capital block.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 4th, 2017

China can squeeze its neighbors when it wants. Ask South Korea

South Korean businesses have been suffering since early this year after the country angered Beijing with the deployment of a U.S. missile defense system......»»

Category: marketsSource: cnnAug 30th, 2017

China and North Korea"s worst nightmare is coming true with US missile defenses in South Korea

Leah Garton/Missile Defense AgencyIn light of surging tensions between North Korea, its neighbors, and th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 15th, 2017

Japan says a security summit in Manila got "heated" over North Korea, South China Sea

REUTERS/Issei KatoMANILA (Reuters) - Japan's foreign minister said "heated discussions" took place about North Korea's missile tests and South.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 7th, 2017

Sea dispute, North Korea, militants to top Asean meetings

Alarm over North Korea’s intercontinental ballistic missile tests, a germinal step to temper South China Sea disputes and unease over a disastrous siege by pro-Islamic State group militants will grab........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineAug 4th, 2017

North Korea"s Missiles Push Neighbors to Beef Up Military Muscle

South Korean President Moon Jae-in was elected in part on promises to extend an olive branch to North Korea and put the brakes on the installation of a controversial U.S. missile-defense system......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 30th, 2017

Russia and China have agreed on a joint approach to North Korea, slamming the US over its missile shield

Thomson Reuters MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia and China joined diplomatic forces on Tuesday and called on North Korea, South Korea and the United States to sign up to a Chinese de-escalation plan designed to defuse .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 4th, 2017

North Korea launches ballistic missile after US-China talks

KCNA/HandoutNorth Korean forces reportedly launched another ballistic missile at around 9:40 a.m. local time, South Korean officials reported. The South's Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a statement that Tuesday's launch came from an airfield in North Ko.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 4th, 2017

China, SKorea put missile rift on hold to join AIIB meeting

Putting aside a rift over a U.S. anti-missile system, top officials from China and South Korea are attending a meeting of a China-backed Asian lending bank on the South Korean island of Jeju......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 16th, 2017

China, SKorea put missile rift on hold to join AIIB meeting

Despite rift over U.S. anti-missile system, China finance minister joins AIIB meeting in South Korea's Jeju Island.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsJun 16th, 2017

Mattis Urges China to Persuade North Korea to Halt Weapons Program

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis urged China to help the international community to isolate North Korea and persuade it to halt its ballistic missile and nuclear programs, but didn’t spare criticism of China for its own behavior in the South China Sea......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjJun 3rd, 2017