Major Chinese banks suspend North Korean transactions

Sep 11, 2017

Major Chinese banks suspend North Korean transactions

Chinese state banks have started suspending transactions through accounts held by North Koreans, making it almost impossible to do business between the two countries, sources familiar with the situation have said. Kyodo News has confirmed that branch offices of at least three major state banks ...

Most South Koreans don't expect war with North: poll

Sep 11, 2017

Most South Koreans don't expect war with North: poll

Most South Koreans doubt that North Korea will start a war, a survey has shown, just over a week after the North's largest nuclear test and as the United Nations Security Council was set vote Monday on a new set of sanctions. Tension on the ...