Renewed Korean Peninsula and South China Sea tensions pushed Bitcoin past $4,000, raising the hype for the world’s most popular cryptocurrency. Bitcoin trade in Japanese yen accounted for close to 46 percent of global trade volume, up from about a third a day ago; trade in Chinese yuan and South Korean won accounted for about 12 percent each; and US-dollar bitcoin trade accounted for about 25 percent.accounted Bitcoin currencies demand global gold investors Korean tensions trade
I gotta tell everybody to get out of the market,” says Bobby Kim mid-interview as he frantically posts to his Twitter page and Naver Band chat rooms about the looming downturn of Bitcoin. The market gets increasingly tricky to read when banks swoop in to buy big on the dip, he says.bank Bitcoin Ethereum Exchange hour Kim Korea Korean Lim market
PYONGYANG, NORTH KOREA—It doesn’t take long after arriving in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea to realize that you’re not in Kansas anymore. That doesn’t mean they deserved punishment, of course, but suggests Pyongyang wasn’t trolling for hostages, as suggested by some.American dear DPRK Il Kim Korea Korean leader North Pyongyang
It’s not often that a foreign film breaks through in South Korea and draws moviegoers away from the usually excellent selection of locally-made movies available to them in their cinemas.
By Sunday the action comedy will have earned a cumulative total of some $25 million, a big number for any release in the country, Korean or foreign.film foreign highest Korea Korean Made man Marvel movie moviegoers
Itaewon, a neighborhood in the South Korea’s capital, Seoul, is on the up and food is at the forefront of its renaissance from a rundown, red-light district into a bustling ecosystem of entrepreneurs opening restaurants.
Itaewon’s food pioneer is Kenny Park, a California-born and bred Korean who was the first to break ground with his famous Mexican fusion eatery, Vatos Urban Tacos.born business entrepreneur food grew Itaewon Korean Park Seoul success
If President Donald Trump offered the country anything during last year’s campaign, it was a new and distinctive approach to government. He would bring a tough new approach to America’s dealings with the world.administration conventional Diplomacy hostile Korean President states sufficiently Trump United
SEOUL – Tensions have been rising on the Korean peninsula as North Korea increased its provocations with over twenty missile launches and an unprecedented two nuclear tests last year.
Do your risk assessment and monitoring capabilities give you a comprehensive understanding of the current situation, the different types of conflict scenarios that could play out, and how each would impact your business, given your specific operational footprint?baseline business capabilities communications crisis Korean needed peninsula plans triggers
One of the favorite phrases used by U.S. officials is “all options are on the table.” It was a barely veiled threat of war favored by the Obama administration when talking about Iran. Now Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is using it overtime against North Korea.attack Korea Korean North nuclear President Secretary stop Trump year
According to an Asian government official who prefers to remain anonymous, China continues to intimidate South Korean companies due to anti-missile batteries currently being deployed to South Korea . The batteries are called Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) systems, and are meant to protect South Korea from North Korean missile threats.agencies business China Chinese Korean Lotte official provided South travel
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un tests missiles so regularly that you’ve got to start wondering whether the odd totalitarian state’s neighbors flinch as much now as they used to. The missiles could reach Japan, possibly the United States and definitely the north’s closest neighbor South Korea but never do.Kim Korea Korean military missile North Seoul South Sunday United States
Friday, Air China denied it had indefinitely suspended all flights between Beijing and Pyongyang. Earlier, China Central Television, the state broadcaster, had reported that starting Monday the flag carrier would no longer be flying between the Chinese and North Korean capitals.and Beijing China Chinese day Kim Korean North Pyongyang term
When Samsung unveiled its S8/S8+ late last month in New York, the company highlighted two key features: the almost bezel-less edge-to-edge design and a virtual assistant named Bixby.
Brownlee is hardly alone here, as many hands-on of the S8 mentioned the similarities between Bixby and the Google Assistant.assistant Basically Bixby English Google Korean location phone S8 voice
The Pentagon revealed this week that U.S. Marine Corps F-35 fighters are operating in South Korea for the first time, as they participate in joint training exercises with the Republic of Korea's military. The eight planes are from a squadron of F-35Bs deployed to Iwakuni, Japan in January, where they will be permanently stationed and on call to respond quickly if a crisis occurs on the Korean Peninsula.35B air aircraft fighter Kim Korea Korean message North South