Topic: Hyundai Asan Corporation
North Korea welcomed plans for two private 'condolence delegations' from South Korea to Kim Jong-il's funeral, but condemned the South's refusal to send official delegation and warned darkly of consequences.
12/23/2011 09:41 am
Kim Jong-il vowed to turn Seoul into a 'sea of flames.' Not surprisingly, expressions of condolences on his death have been a subject of debate in South Korea.
12/20/2011 10:16 am
North Korea has taken control of Mt. Kumgang, a jointly maintained tourist area in which South Korea's Hyundai Asan had invested more than $1.5 billion for a hotel, hot springs, shopping mall, and a road inside the North.
05/16/2011 11:36 am
The North Korean leader may be using look-alikes to hide his poor health. One analyst says that when President Clinton visited in August, he met with an actor, not Kim Jong-il.
10/29/2009 01:00 am
The isolationist state plans to send a delegation to pay its respects to Kim Dae-jung, the former South Korean president who launched a policy of rapprochement with the North.
08/19/2009 01:00 am
Senior official Choe Sung-chol was reportedly put to death for accepting bribes.
05/19/2009 01:00 am
North Korea focused on labor rates in joint industrial complex, while South Korea sought freedom for jailed worker.
04/21/2009 01:00 am
U.S. Secretary of State Rice visits Asia to boost the six-party deal, N.Y. Philharmonic plays in Pyongyang.
02/25/2008 12:00 am