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[Correspondent’s Column] Trump’s visit to Seoul brings back memories of Xi’s trip three years ago

Seeing US President Donald Trump’s first visit to South Korea brought up images of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit around three years ago. In both cases, the visits lasted two days. Just as some .. …

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Flip-flops over Seoul’s stance on Indo-Pacific initiative stir controversy

South Korea has been roiled by a controversy over whether it should join a new foreign policy initiative of the US, appa …

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Pres. Moon Begins APEC-Related Schedule in Vietnam

[International] : President Moon Jae-in has kicked off his official schedule in Vietnam by meeting with members of …[more…] …

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Korea to send USD 1 million in humanitarian aid to typhoon-hit Vietnam

On Nov. 10, the Korean government announces its decision to provide USD 1 million in humanitarian aid to typhoon-hit Vietnam. (Korea.net DB) By Min Yea-Ji and Lee Hana The Korean government annou …

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S. Korean leader calls for APEC free trade, pledges support for regional FTA

DANANG, Vietnam, Nov. 10 (Yonhap) — South Korean President Moon Jae-in urged efforts to promote free trade in the Asia-Pacific region Friday, voicing support for the early conclusion of a regional trade deal known as the Regional Comprehensive Economi …

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[Photo] SK government uses state dinner to remind Trump of outstanding issues with Japan

When US President Donald Trump was given his state dinner upon arrival at the Blue House on Nov. 7, the South Korean government used the occasion to deliver the message that the United States needs to.. …

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Full text of a joint statement of leaders of S. Korea, Indonesia

The following is the full text of a joint statement issued by South Korean President Moon Jae-in and Indonesian Presiden …

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Moon to Head to Vietnam for APEC

[International] : President Moon Jae-in will head to Vietnam on Friday after wrapping up his three-day state visit to …[more…] …

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Apple Orders Witherspoon, Aniston Drama in TV Push

Apple has ordered two seasons of a dramatic series that stars Reese Witherspoon and Jennifer Aniston and looks at the lives of people working on a morning television show, a company spokeswoman said on Wednesday.The series is among the first projects the iPhone maker has acquired for its plunge into… …

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(EDITORIAL from Korea JoongAng Daily on Nov. 10)

Disappointment in Beijing Following U.S. President Donald Trump’s trips to Japan and Seoul, a summit between Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping ended in Beijing on Thursday. On the thorny North Korean nuclear issue, however, we have some re …

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S.Korea-U.S. Alliance Against N.Korea Must Be Rock-Solid

U.S. President Donald Trump told the National Assembly on Wednesday, “We will not permit America or our allies to be blackmailed or attacked… Do not underestimate us. And do not try us.” “We will not be intimidated. And we will not let the worst atrocities in history be repeated here on this groun… …

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Burglars throw stolen bag and jewels worth W7m into sea

Two burglars who allegedly stole a bag from a woman and ran have been arrested, Yonhap News Agency reported.  (Yonhap)Ac …

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Trump, Xi Agree to Jointly Pressure N. Korea

[International] : Anchor: U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping held a summit in Beijing and …[more…] …

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President Moon calls for Korean residents in Indonesia to promote PyeongChang

President Moon Jae-in and first lady Kim Jung-sook pose with Korean residents in Jakarta as the Korean head of state appoints them all as official members of the PyeongChang 2018 promotional committee …

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'Gangneung Garden' opens in Russia's Siberian city of Irkutsk

GANGNEUNG, South Korea, Nov. 9 (Yonhap) — A Korean garden named after the South Korean city of Gangneung opened in Russia’s Siberian city of Irkutsk on Thursday as part of efforts to promote friendship between the two sister cities, officials said. …

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Trump's Visit Is a New Benchmark for Bilateral Alliance

U.S. President Donald Trump is visiting South Korea as tensions remain high on the peninsula. In this context, President Moon Jae-in’s visit to Camp Humphreys in Pyeongtaek to welcome the U.S. leader was highly symbolic. Not only is Camp Humphreys the biggest American military installation outside t… …

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Trump and Moon reiterate close cooperation in resolving NK nuclear threat

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and US President Donald Trump described North Korea’s nuclear and missile provocations as threats not just to South Korea but to the international community in their.. …

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Eight Lawmakers Leave Bareun Party

[Politics] : The splinter conservative Bareun Party is losing eight members who intend to rejoin the main …[more…] …

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S. Korean President Moon arrives in Jakarta for state visit

South Korean President Moon Jae-in arrived here Wednesday on a three-day visit that will include a bilateral summit with …

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Trump pays first US state visit to Korea in 25 years

U.S. President Donald Trump (right) and first lady Melania Trump wave as they deplane at Osan Air Base in Pyeongtaek-si, Gyeonggi-do Province, on Nov. 7. (Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism) …

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