China censors 'fatty' nickname for Kim Jong Un online

Nov 19, 2016

China censors 'fatty' nickname for Kim Jong Un online

Chinese websites are censoring the nickname “Kim Fatty the Third,” widely used to disparage North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, after officials from his country reportedly conveyed their displeasure in a meeting with their Chinese counterparts. Searches for the Chinese words “Jin San Pang” ...

Nov 18, 2016

South Korea rejects Google's request to use mapping data

South Korea has rejected Google’s request to use local mapping data in the company’s global maps service in a highly awaited deliberation that divided the country for months. The land ministry said Friday that concerns about national security outweighed benefits from exporting the country’s ...

Nov 17, 2016

South Korea to develop long-range rocket to counter North Korea

South Korea on Wednesday approved a project for a new long-range rocket system to help bolster its capabilities to counter North Korea’s artillery threats, Yonhap News Agency reported. The report, citing the Defense Acquisition Program Administration, said South Korea will develop and deploy an ...