The National Assembly on Thursday approved President Moon Jae-in’s nomination of Kim Boo-kyum as prime minister.
Seoul’s intelligence chief Park Jie-won met with Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga Wednesday in Tokyo to discuss improving relations between the two countries facing ongoing strained ties.
President Moon Jae-in named Friday Kim Boo-kyum, a former interior minister, as prime minister.
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.
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga called North Korea's decision to skip the Tokyo Olympics a “unilateral announcement” Tuesday, but kept open the possibility that Pyongyang could still change its mind last minute.
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.
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.
Kim Eung-yong, a legendary professional baseball manager, lamented the absence of two ace players, — “Dongryeol is gone and Jongbeom is gone”— when the two star players left the Haitai Tigers years back. But I have more...
Park Jie-won, Korea’s top intelligence chief, proposed a new joint Korea-Japan leaders’ statement in a meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga but was told that the idea was “unrealistic,” according to Japanese media reports Wednesday.
Deputy Prime Minister for Economic Affairs Hong Nam-ki offered to resign to take responsibility for causing controversy over the revision in the tax code to increase levy on stock capital gains. President Moon Jae-in turned his...