Tag archive for ‘South Korea’
By news On Saturday, July 7th, 2018
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Cancer diagnosis tied to increased risk of diabetes

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); (Reuters Health) – People who get diagnosed with cancer may be more likely to develop diabetes, a Korean study suggests. The study included More...

By news On Saturday, July 7th, 2018
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Armed group in Libya kidnaps three Filipinos and one Korean: official says

BENGHAZI, Libya (Reuters) – An unidentified armed group kidnapped three Filipinos and one Korean working as technicians at a water plant in south eastern Libya, an official said on Friday. The group also More...

By news On Friday, July 6th, 2018
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Pompeo arrives in North Korea for talks on nuclear sites

SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in North Korea on Friday, hoping to “fill in” details on the North’s plans to dismantle its nuclear program and also to secure More...

By news On Friday, July 6th, 2018
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Samsung Electronics profit growth slows on smartphone weakness

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (005930.KS) estimated on Friday earnings grew at the slowest pace in more than a year in the second quarter, as analysts said weak smartphone More...

By news On Friday, July 6th, 2018
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Samsung Electronics says second quarter operating profit likely rose 5.2 percent year-on-year

SEOUL (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Friday said its second-quarter operating profit likely rose 5.2 percent from a year earlier, missing analyst estimates. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Samsung More...

By news On Tuesday, June 12th, 2018
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Historic Trump-Kim summit ends with promise, light on substance

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said North Korean leader Kim Jong Un pledged at a historic summit on Tuesday to move toward complete denuclearization, while the United States promised its More...

By news On Friday, June 8th, 2018
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Trump dangles prospect of North Korean leader visit if summit successful

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday held out the prospect of inviting North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to the White House if he deemed next week’s summit a success while also signaling More...

By news On Thursday, May 31st, 2018
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Samsung Life sells $ 1 billion worth of shares in Samsung Electronics

SEOUL (Reuters) – Samsung Life Insurance Co Ltd said on Thursday it sold 1.12 trillion won ($1 billion) worth of its shares in Samsung Electronics Co Ltd. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Samsung Electronics More...

By news On Saturday, May 19th, 2018
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Trump nominates Pacific commander Harris as U.S. ambassador to Seoul

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday nominated Admiral Harry Harris, head of the U.S. Pacific Command, as U.S. ambassador to South Korea ahead of a summit with North Korean leader More...

By news On Thursday, May 10th, 2018
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Samsung Group’s ownership structure unsustainable: South Korea antitrust chief

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea’s antitrust chief said on Thursday that South Korea’s No. 1 conglomerate Samsung Group’s [SAGR.UL] current ownership structure is not sustainable. FILE PHOTO – More...