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Tales From a North Korean Computer: Facebook, LinkedIn and Sanctions Busting

Hiding behind fake soc.....»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 14th, 2018

Why Trump Holds the Cards on North Korea Sanctions

In October, President Donald Trump slapped down South Korean efforts to ease sanctions on North Korea, saying it couldn’t be done “without our approval.” He’s not far off......»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 1st, 2018

U.S. sanctions Russian, Chinese tech firms over funds for North Korea

The United States on Thursday imposed sanctions on a China-based tech firm, its North Korean CEO and a Russian subsidiary, accusing them of moving illicit funding to North Korea in violation of U.S. sanctions......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 14th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. sanctions Russian and Chinese tech firms it says are North Korean front companies

The U.S. Treasury Department on Thursday sanctioned two Russian and Chinese technology firms it said are front countries for North Korea.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 13th, 2018

U.S. Sanctions Russia and Chinese Tech Firms as Alleged North Korean Front Companies

The U.S. announced sanctions on Russia and Chinese tech firms as alleged North Korean front companies......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 13th, 2018

U.S. imposes North Korea-related sanctions on Russian, Chinese tech firms

The United States on Thursday imposed sanctions on a China-based tech firm, its North Korean CEO and a Russian subsidiary, accusing them of moving illicit funding to North Korea in violation of U.S. sanctions......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 13th, 2018

Despite Warning From U.S., North Korean Coal Slipped Into South

A coal shipment that arrived in South Korea last fall exposed a gap in the global effort to enforce sanctions on Pyongyang......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 13th, 2018

China jumpstarts trade with North Korea, undercutting the US

NBC News has learned China has reopened legal and illegal trade with North Korea, flouting sanctions by buying North Korean coal......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 5th, 2018

The Chinese Family Enriching North Korea"s Kim Dynasty

A celebrated wartime alliance between North Korean founding leader Kim Il Sung and a Chinese commander has become the foundation for the kind of commercial ties that could help revive the North Korean economy if international sanctions are eased......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 3rd, 2018

Comrades in Commerce: A Chinese Family"s Alliance With North Korea

A celebrated wartime alliance between North Korean founding leader Kim Il Sung and a Chinese commander has become the foundation for the kind of commercial ties that could help revive the North Korean economy if international sanctions are eased......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 2nd, 2018

U.S. Blacklists Russian, Chinese Firms It Says Aided North Korean Shipments

The U.S. put Russia and China on notice that it is unhappy with their enforcement of sanctions on North Korea by taking action against companies in those countries it said aided North Korea’s shipping industry......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 15th, 2018

North Korean Coal, Iron Smuggled to the South via Russia

Three South Koreans illegally imported North Korean coal and iron via Russia in violation of sanctions, exposing a crack in the U.S.-led campaign to cut off trade with Pyongyang......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 10th, 2018

South Korea: North Korean coal entered its ports illegally

South Korea said a total of 35,000 tons of North Korean coal and pig iron worth $5.8 million illegally entered its ports last year, in possible violations of UN sanctions......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 10th, 2018

Hopes of N. Korean revival spur Chinese tourism

North Korea’s proclaimed shift in national focus to economic development from nuclear arms is prompting cautious optimism across the Chinese border in Dandong, a trading hub hit hard by United Nations sanctions against Pyongyang. Jayson Albano reports.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersAug 6th, 2018

North Korean state media is calling on the US to drop sanctions after a series of "goodwill measures"

North Korean state media is urging the US to drop its sanctions following a series of moves it considers goodwill gestures.  State media says.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 6th, 2018

Thousands of North Korean Workers Enter Russia Despite U.N. Ban

Russia is letting thousands of new North Korean laborers enter the country and issuing fresh work permits—actions U.S. officials say potentially violate sanctions aimed at cutting cash flows to Pyongyang and coercing it into giving up nuclear weapons......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 2nd, 2018

Russia Issuing North Korean Work Permits Despite U.N. Ban

Russia is letting thousands of new North Korean laborers enter the country and issuing fresh work permits—actions U.S. officials say potentially violate sanctions aimed at cutting cash flows to Pyongyang and coercing it into giving up nuclear weapons......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 2nd, 2018

North Korean economy "shrinking at fastest rate in 20 years"

North Korea’s economy contracted at the sharpest rate in two decades in 2017 South Korea’s central bank says, in a clear sign international sanctions imposed to stop Pyongyang’s nuclear and missile programmes have hit growth hard. Grace Lee reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJul 20th, 2018

South Korea Suspects 9,000 Tons of North Korean Coal Made It Into the Country

Seoul is looking for the suspected North Korean coal that entered its ports last year despite a ban on such shipments, in what would be another example of Pyongyang exploiting gaps in the U.S.-led sanctions regime......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 18th, 2018

Pompeo fires back at North Korea, says sanctions stay until "complete" denuclearization

North Korea's Korean Central News Agency/Reuters Tough sanctions will remain on North Korea until its complete denuclearization, the U.S. secretary of state said on Thursday. North Korean state media reported on Wedne.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 14th, 2018

North Korea Plays Up U.S. Concessions to Kim Jong Un

North Korea said President Donald Trump had told Kim Jong Un that he intended to halt U.S.-South Korea military exercises and lift sanctions, suggesting through its state media that Mr. Trump had acceded to two longstanding North Korean demands......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 12th, 2018