A presidential contender from the ruling party on Monday bowed out to support former Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun, hinting at the possibility of more convergences to defeat the frontrunner, Gyeonggi Governor Lee Jae-myung.
Korean Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun said Seoul supports constructive Iranian nuclear deal negotiations as he kicked off a three-day visit to Tehran Sunday, two days after Iran released the seized Korean oil tanker and its captain.
Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun wears a virtual reality (VR) headset to experience a VR smart factory during his visit to Open Lab in LG’s Science Park in Gangseo District, western Seoul, on Wednesday.
Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun apologized for causing “deep disappointment and a sense of betrayal” over the “shocking” allegations about Korea Land and Housing Corp. (LH) employees involved in real estate speculation in...
Current social distancing regulations, including a ban on gatherings of five or more people, are extended for another two weeks as a precaution ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday.
Though British drug maker AstraZeneca has cut back Covid-19 vaccine deliveries across Europe, health authorities in Korea assure the country will have no issues receiving doses from the company within the first quarter of the year.
Daily Covid-19 cases in Korea continued on a downward trend Friday, with 513 infections reported from the previous day, but public anxiety about future outbreaks remains high.
Park Yong-maan, Korea Chamber of Commerce & Industry chairman speaks during the business community’s New Year’s event held at the business group’s headquarters in central Seoul on Thursday with Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun attending.
Prosecutor General Yoon Seok-youl returned to his job Tuesday, after a local court issued an injunction temporarily halting Justice Minister Choo Mi-ae’s order suspending him.
The government announced Sunday afternoon that it will maintain the current Level 2 social distancing measures in the greater Seoul area, while expanding bans on some facilities, and implement Level 1.5 nationwide starting Tuesday.