South Korea

Neymar returns as Brazil brush aside South Korea to reach World Cup quarters

DOHA – Neymar returned from injury to help inspire Brazil to a 4-1 victory over South Korea on Monday as…

20 hours ago

Brazil sweat on Neymar return ahead of South Korea World Cup clash

DOHA – Brazil head into Monday's World Cup last-16 tie against South Korea preoccupied by the health of the great…

3 days ago

Argentina, Netherlands eye quarters as World Cup last 16 kicks off

DOHA – Australia take on Lionel Messi’s (picture) Argentina in a David v Goliath World Cup showdown while the United States look…

4 days ago

US to announce new North Korea-related sanctions today

The US, Japan and South Korea revealed new sanctions to punish North Korea for an unprecedented series of missile tests,…

5 days ago

Tesla and South Korea might not be the dream pairing it seems

Elon Musk surprised South Korea and Tesla watchers alike when he popped up last week on a video call with…

1 week ago

South Korean capital launches self-driving bus experiment

SEOUL – South Korea's capital launched its first self-driving bus route on Friday, part of an experiment which engineers said…

2 weeks ago

Korea media stocks surge as China resumes online streaming

Shares of South Korean movie producers and distributors rallied as China resumed the streaming of a Korean movie following a…

2 weeks ago

Global funds gorge on Korea chip stocks, putting Kospi atop Asia

FOREIGN investors have poured about US$4.6 billion (RM21.15 billion) into stocks on South Korea’s Kospi since the end of September,…

3 weeks ago

S. Korea’s education success is faltering in evolving economy

SOUTH Korea’s education system, a key driver of the nation’s economic success, is facing increased criticism ranging from failing to…

3 weeks ago

Roaring success as Malaysia lift Sultan Azlan Shah Cup for first time

IPOH – The national hockey team made history when they lifted the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup for the first time…

4 weeks ago

Coupang posts first operating profit after winning more shoppers

COUPANG Inc, the South Korean e-commerce firm backed by SoftBank Group Corp, posted its first operating profit on record after…

4 weeks ago

North Korea fires more missiles, prompting alert in Japan

North Korea fired at least three ballistic missiles Thursday, prompting an alert in Japan that one may have flown over…

1 month ago

No Malaysians involved in Itaewon tragedy: Wisma Putra

The Foreign Affairs Ministry confirmed today that no Malaysians were involved in the Halloween stampede in Seoul last Saturday. Caretaker minister…

1 month ago