Apr 12, 2013 Threats by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to launch missiles and beef up his country's nuclear weapons capacity have left the economies of North Korea's regional neighbors largely unaffected, as our BBC partners report.
Apr 10, 2013 A steady drumbeat of threats from North Korea is making the world's second largest economy assess China's relationship with its neighbor.
Apr 3, 2013 Tensions rise on the Korean Peninsula as North Korea blocks South Korean worker access to an industrial zone along the border of the two countries.
Mar 21, 2013 South Korea is still recovering from an apparent cyberattack earlier this week. Government officials suspect North Korea of hacking, but is the country even capable?
Mar 7, 2013 North Korea's government has said it reserves the right to carry out a preemptive nuclear attack against the United States ahead of a U.N. vote on tighter sanctions against the communist regime.
Feb 12, 2013 Thanks to the sale of underground goods, the country can devote a third of its resources to developing its military and weapons programs.
Feb 12, 2013 The test is the country's third and is being condemned by the United States and other countries in the region.
Feb 7, 2013 Half of all Afghans have bribed public officials in the last year and the amounts are growing, according to a report from the UN.
Jan 29, 2013 Google's surprisingly detailed new maps of North Korea offer a view into the isolated nation that the world has never seen before.
Jan 9, 2013 The International Labor Organization, a United Nations agency, raised concerns about the legal protections that domestic workers get.