TWICE as many foreigners as last year gathered in Pyongyang on Sunday for the city's annual marathon, tour firms said, as reduced tensions see visitor numbers rise in isolated North Korea.

NORTH Korea has signalled that it wants to bring in investments from South Korean companies to help modernise the secluded country, said one of the business chiefs who went to Pyongyang last week...

COMMENTARY

SOUTH Korean President Moon Jae-in meets with Kim Jong-un on Tuesday in a bid to turbo-charge flagging peace talks. After the cancellation of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's trip last...

THE BOTTOM LINE

THE denuclearisation agreement reached by US President Donald Trump and North Korean Chairman Kim Jong Un in Singapore on June 12 is in trouble - in large part because of its vagueness, with no...