The head of the investigation agency for high-ranking officials on Thursday denied having hired a ruling party politician’s son as an aide without a proper employment process.
The head of the new investigation agency for senior public officials dismissed criticism that he met with the national police chief despite being a suspect in an ongoing investigation.
Korea launched an independent anticorruption agency with vast authority to crack down on erring high-ranking officials, a milestone in a decades-long campaign to rebalance the country’s law enforcement agencies.
Kim Jin-wook, a former judge nominated to head the new agency investigating senior public officials, used his childcare leave to work as a visiting scholar in the United States, the main opposition People Power Party (PPP) said Sunday.
For the past four seasons, the KBO’s rookie of the year were high school graduates. Lotte Giants’ pitcher Kim Jin-wook hopes to continue the streak in the 2021 season.
President Moon Jae-in on Wednesday nominated Kim Jin-wook, a former judge and senior researcher at the Constitutional Court, to head the new Corruption Investigation Office for High-ranking Officials (CIO), followed by his...
President Moon Jae-in has selected Kim Jin-wook, a former judge, as his nominee to head the new investigation agency for senior public officials, the Blue House said Wednesday.
A nomination panel on Monday selected two law experts as candidates to head the new investigation agency for senior public servants.