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North Korea , Saturday 20 January 2018

Financial News North Korea: 2018 Winter Olympics: North and South Korea will March under a Unified Flag - The Market Mogul

News channel or source: https://themarketmogul.com/2018-winter-olympics/
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

The Market Mogul2018 Winter Olympics: North and South Korea will March under a Unified FlagThe Market MogulNorth and South Korean athletes are set to march together in the opening ceremony for the 2018 Winter Olympics, to be held in Pyeongchang. On Wednesday, Sout...

Financial News North Korea: Why You Don't Want a Peaceful Resolution with North Korea Right Now - Money Morning

News channel or source: https://moneymorning.com/2018/01/17/why-you-dont-want-a-peaceful-resolution-with-north-korea-right-now/
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

Money MorningWhy You Don't Want a Peaceful Resolution with North Korea Right NowMoney MorningChina's Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang accused the United States of maintaining a "Cold War mentality" toward North Korea yesterday (Jan. 16), Reuter...

Financial News North Korea: North Korea blamed for yet another cryptocurrency-focused phishing campaign - SC Magazine

News channel or source: https://www.scmagazine.com/north-korea-blamed-for-yet-another-cryptocurrency-focused-phishing-campaign/article/737640/
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

SC MagazineNorth Korea blamed for yet another cryptocurrency-focused phishing campaignSC MagazineAmidst recent reports of renewed peace talks on the Korean peninsula, another cybersecurity firm has come forward with evidence that state-sponsored North Korean hacke...

Financial News North Korea: North Korea's finest spent 2017 distributing RATs, wipers, and phish - The Register

News channel or source: https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/01/18/north_korean_2017_hacking_campaign/
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

The RegisterNorth Korea's finest spent 2017 distributing RATs, wipers, and phishThe RegisterRemote Access Trojans – RATs – are Group 123's favourite approach, with three phishing campaigns (“Golden Time”, “Evil New Year” and “North Korean Hum...

Financial News North Korea: Despite stacked deck, North Koreans use private education to climb social ladder - Daily NK

News channel or source: http://www.dailynk.com/english/read.php?cataId=nk01500&num=14951
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Daily NKDespite stacked deck, North Koreans use private education to climb social ladderDaily NK... private education from other angles as well. Ever since the early 2000s, people in North Korea started to believe that “skills equal money.” So parents started ...

Financial News North Korea: US State Department drops funding for North Korea human rights projects by 43% - NK News

News channel or source: https://www.nknews.org/2018/01/u-s-state-department-drops-funding-for-north-korea-human-rights-projects-by-43/
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

NK NewsUS State Department drops funding for North Korea human rights projects by 43%NK NewsHowever, LiNK's Park said the reduction in funding reflected a broader short-sightedness on the part of the international community to find creative ways to stimulate p...

Financial News North Korea: Vinalon: The amazing story of North Korea's fabric made of stone - Hindustan Times

News channel or source: http://www.hindustantimes.com/art-and-culture/vinalon-the-amazing-story-of-north-korea-s-fabric-made-of-stone/story-pC6C5GHRe54FEuuhCQkXhO.html
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Hindustan TimesVinalon: The amazing story of North Korea's fabric made of stoneHindustan TimesAs North Korea built up its military, its debts increased. It eventually owed a total of $11 billion to Moscow, most of which Russia was to write off in 2012. The Nor...

Financial News North Korea: Think Small to Weather Big Storms - Foreign Policy (blog)

News channel or source: http://foreignpolicy.com/2018/01/16/the-answers-are-out-there-natural-disasters-china-north-korea-corruption-economy/
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

Foreign Policy (blog)Think Small to Weather Big StormsForeign Policy (blog)The unpalatable truth is that there is really only one serious path out of the quagmire: normalization of relations between the United States and the Democratic People's Republic of Kor...

Financial News North Korea: Give Peace, and Sanctions, a Chance - The Cipher Brief

News channel or source: https://www.thecipherbrief.com/column/expert-view/give-peace-sanctions-chance
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

The Cipher BriefGive Peace, and Sanctions, a ChanceThe Cipher BriefTrump's underlying policy has been to cut off money flows to the North Korean state. His administration, pursuing its “maximum pressure” campaign, pushed hard for the three sets of U.N. Sec...

Financial News North Korea: Lazarus: North Korean hackers linked to Sony hack were behind cryptocurrency attacks in South Korea - International Business Times UK

News channel or source: http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/lazarus-north-korean-hackers-linked-sony-hack-were-behind-cryptocurrency-attacks-south-korea-1655467
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

International Business Times UKLazarus: North Korean hackers linked to Sony hack were behind cryptocurrency attacks in South KoreaInternational Business Times UK"Destover has been used in a number of North Korea-attributed operations: most infamously against ...

Financial News North Korea: Bank of America 4Q profits fall by 48 percent due to tax law - WPXI Pittsburgh

News channel or source: http://www.wpxi.com/news/national-news/ap-top-news/bank-of-america-4q-profits-fall-by-48-percent-due-to-tax-law/684911998
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

WPXI PittsburghBank of America 4Q profits fall by 48 percent due to tax lawWPXI PittsburghTillerson spoke to reporters aboard his plane back to Washington, a day after meeting with U.S. allies to discuss intensifying sanctions pressure on North Korea. The authorit...

Financial News North Korea: Aid groups suffering under North Korea sanctions - The Globe and Mail

News channel or source: https://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/world/humanitarian-groups-suffering-under-north-korea-sanctions/article37617830/
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

The Globe and MailAid groups suffering under North Korea sanctionsThe Globe and MailOver the four years he spent living and working in North Korea, Thomas Fisler grew accustomed to two realities. One, from outside the country, showed harsh new international measur...

Financial News North Korea: Breakfast Briefing: Apple Suppliers, Bayeux Tapestry & Smart Cities - The Market Mogul

News channel or source: https://themarketmogul.com/breakfast-briefing-smart-city/
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

The Market MogulBreakfast Briefing: Apple Suppliers, Bayeux Tapestry & Smart CitiesThe Market MogulThe malware was similar to that used against Sony Pictures in 2015, the WannaCry ransomware attack in 2017 as well as the Bangladeshi bank heist in 2016. Attacks...

Financial News North Korea: North Korea government-backed hackers are trying to steal cryptocurrency from South Korean users - Yahoo Finance UK

News channel or source: https://uk.finance.yahoo.com/news/north-korea-government-backed-hackers-113000556.html
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

Yahoo Finance UKNorth Korea government-backed hackers are trying to steal cryptocurrency from South Korean usersYahoo Finance UKThe aim for North Korea was to steal cryptocurrency, which could help the country deal with the economic sanctions that have been impose...

Financial News North Korea: Secretary Tillerson says US ready for 'serious negotiations' if North Korea proves to be 'credible partner' - myCentralOregon.com

News channel or source: http://www.mycentraloregon.com/2018/01/17/secretary-tillerson-says-us-ready-for-serious-negotiations-if-north-korea-proves-to-be-credible-partner/
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

myCentralOregon.comSecretary Tillerson says US ready for 'serious negotiations' if North Korea proves to be 'credible partner'myCentralOregon.comChris Kleponis-Pool/Getty Images(VANCOUVER, Canada) — Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the U.S. ...