Nathan McMurray, legal advisor for Samsung in Seoul, writes that the recent ratcheting up of tensions between North and South may be more than just a story this time.
As the world bids 2012 adieu, Asia Blog reminisces over some of the year's most memorable people and events from Asia.
As the case of an Onion article demonstrated this week, what's lost in translation can have serious consequences. Or it can just be a lot of fun.
North Korea's failed satellite launch last week doesn't mean the hermit kingdom won't try, and succeed, in the future, according to one of George W. Bush's Asia advisers.
Kim Jong-il promoted his son to the rank of general or "dae-jang," according to the official North Korean news agency KCNA.
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