Moon Jae-in

Kim’s Still Got His Nukes, and Hasn’t Returned Our Heroes

The Putin-Trump summit diverted attention from Korean issues, but they raise profound questions about what Trump gives away to get what he claims are …

North Korea

Comfort Women and The Future of South Korean and Japanese Relations | Times Square Chronicles

Comfort Women and The Future of South Korean and Japanese Relations<p>Many atrocities afflicted various individuals and groups throughout the globe …

South Korea

Trump Just Canceled His Meeting With North Korea's Kim Jong Un

Jung Yeon-je / AFP / Getty Images<p>President Donald Trump on Thursday abruptly canceled his planned meeting with Kim Jong Un for next month, blaming …

North Korea

Rahul Gandhi’s ‘chipko movement’ in Parliament is no match for Modi’s international one

<b>From Obama to Moon Jae-In, Narendra Modi’s hug diplomacy is a well-established phenomenon.</b><p><b>New Delhi:</b> Rajnath Singh took a jibe at Rahul Gandhi for …

India

How Indo-Korean Ties Can Enhance the Economy of Both Countries

India is a potential market for start-ups and is witnessing a surge in Korean companies investing in the Indian market<p>3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Recently, South Korean …

South Korea

North Korea takes swipe at Moon, urges return of restaurant workers

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea lambasted South Korea’s President Moon Jae-in on Friday for “needlessly kibitzing” about relations between Pyongyang and Washington and dismissed Moon’s pledge to take the driver’s seat on the Korean Peninsula as “sophistry”.<p>South Korea's President Moon Jae-in speaks …

North Korea

Biggest Mobile-Phone Plant Masks Modi's ‘Make in India’ Struggle

Despite a sleek marketing campaign, the world isn’t quite ready to ‘Make in India.’<p>Last week, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and South Korean …

Business (India)

'Treasure ship' claim raises eyebrows in South Korea

SEOUL (Reuters) - A South Korean company's claims that it has discovered the wreck of a Russian warship containing $130 billion in gold "treasure" off South Korea has been met with scepticism from researchers and regulators in Seoul.<p>Shinil Group, which was established last month, said on Tuesday it …

World News

An open-ended argument

<i>Flushing out ideas as part of Open Future</i><p>Everyone is talking about Jordan Peterson. Or at least, that’s how it seems. The psychologist is touring …

Jordan Peterson

The Korean Leaders Have Met To Discuss Trump's Summit With Kim Jong Un

Kim and his South Korean counterpart, Moon Jae-in, met just north of the border for a two-hour meeting, with the aim of paving the way for the summit …

Korean Peninsula

Kim's Testy Factory Trips Show Push to Fix North Korea Economy

While touring a backpack factory in North Korea’s remote northeast, Kim Jong Un dressed down ruling party officials for lacking “revolutionary …

North Korea

South Korean President’s Support Falls After Wage Uproar

Support for South Korean President Moon Jae-in fell by the most since he took power last year, after a minimum-wage increase that drew criticism from …

South Korea

Seoul does not rule out Trump, Kim, Moon meeting

london/Seoul, July 19 (IANS) South Korea's Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha has not ruled out the possibility of a trilateral summit between the …

North Korea

When Will Kim Jong Un Meet Vladimir Putin?

Russia's ambassador to North Korea suggests that a summit is upcoming.

North Korea

Indonesia to invite Kim Jong-un, Moon Jae-in to attend Asiad

The government has extended its invitation to the leaders of the two Koreas, who recently held a historic meeting, to come to the 18th Asian Games, …

South Korea

How Indonesia is gearing up for the 2018 Asian Games

NEXT month, 16,000 athletes and officials to take over two Indonesian cities – Jakarta and Palembang.<p>The 2018 Asian Games, otherwise known as the …

Asia

DPRK, South Korea to unify in 3 sports in Asian Games

Athletes from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and South Korea will jointly compete in three sports during the forthcoming Asian …

News (China)

South Korea's 'First Dog' launches canine protection campaign

South Korean President Moon Jae-in's dog, Tori, was the face of a canine adoption and protection campaign that launched in Seoul on Tuesday, urging people not to eat dogs.<p>The campaign, headed by Coexistence of Animal Rights on Earth (CARE), was launched during one of the three hottest days in the …

South Korea

South Korea slashes jobs outlook, Greater Noida building collapse and other news in pictures

10:00 a.m.<p>S.Korea downgrades growth forecast<p>South Korea’s government dramatically cut its outlook on the job market while downgrading its growth …

South Korea

South Korea Trims Growth Forecasts as Trade Tensions Escalate

South Korea has trimmed its economic growth forecasts for this year, citing rising global trade tensions and a slump in facilities investment.<p>Asia’s …

Economy

IHF wants “one Korea” in Berlin at WCh 2019

In light of the recent positive development on the Korean Peninsula and following the initiative of IOC President Dr Thomas Bach, following which the …

Handball

Trump Is Rewriting History to Claim the North Korea Summit as a Massive Victory

On the way to Helsinki to meet with Vladimir Putin, Donald Trump accused the “fake news” of not talking about the “wonderful facts” of what’s been …

North Korea

Moonwalking: South Korea's wage, hours policies backfire for jobless, low income workers

SEOUL (Reuters) - President Moon Jae-in wants South Koreans to work less and earn more – and to achieve that his government has hiked the minimum wage and slashed the maximum length of the working week. But Heo Jeong, who serves barley tea samples at a Lotte Mart store in Seoul, says she lost a …

South Korea

South Korea explores business opportunities in the North

Amid a thaw in relations, the two Koreas have started discussions on reopening special economic zones that allow companies from the South to operate …

North Korea

Koreas reconnect severed military hotline on Yellow Sea border | Financial Times

North and South Korea have fully restored a military communication line that connects the two Koreas on the Yellow Sea side, in another move aimed at …

North Korea

BTS' New Album Arriving By Tour-Time

BTS' Rappers J-Hope, RM And Suga Say "Ddaeng" To Their Haters<p>Jun 11, 2018 - 12:36 pm<p>On June 10 the BTS and <b>BigHit</b> Festa anniversary celebration …

Music

North Korean claims he was duped into defecting by South Korean intelligence

The North Korean restaurant manager who defected from China with 12 female staff in 2016 has claimed that he was tricked into fleeing to South Korea and later blackmailed by Seoul’s intelligence services.<p>The claims by Ho Kang-il, made in an interview with Yonhap News Agency, add weight to …

North Korea

For South Korean conservatives, Trump adds to deep political problems

SEOUL — To South Korean conservatives, President Trump looked like an ally. His tough talk on North Korea, his pro-military views and his disdain for liberal politics — all of it fit neatly with the ideas that had ruled the right here for decades.<p>But almost 18 months into his presidency, many …

South Korea

Influx of refugees from Yemen divides South Korean resort island | Post Magazine | South China Morning Post

Hamza al-Odaini had two paths before him after he graduated from secondary school in Yemen: be forced to pick up a gun and fight in the civil war, …

South Korea

It’s time for a million mutinies now across Asia

South Korean President Moon Jae-in (left) and PM Narendra Modi. Photo: PTI<p>Last week, coinciding with the bilateral visit of South Korean President …

Business (India)