Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Prime Minister Lee to visit Mongolia, China this week

Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon from March 25-30 will visit Mongolia and China. This photo from December last year shows him before leaving for a...

[Sharing a Prosperous Global Village] Ambassadors’ Voices in Korea 2: Denmark

To gauge the direction of cooperation between Korea and the world, Korea.net is running a series of interviews with ambassadors to Korea. The second...

Korea, China reconfirm bilateral accord to reduce fine dust

Vice Environment Minister Park Chun-kyoo on March 15 gives a presentation on Korean environmental policy at the fourth U.N. Environment Assembly in Nairobi, Kenya....

Korea, Malaysia to pursue free trade agreement

President Moon Jae-in (left) on March 13 holds a joint news conference with Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad following their summit in Putrajaya, Malaysia. By Park...

Former S. Korean, American diplomats: second NK-US summit was no failure

Former U.S. Ambassador to Korea Kathleen Stephens (third from left) speaks on March 5 during a forum hosted by the Korea Foundation and the...

First lady hosts luncheon for int’l students from Brunei, Malaysia, Cambodia

First lady Kim Jung-sook on March 6 greets a group of international students from three Southeast Asian nations in a luncheon held at Cheong...

President Moon pledges to expedite inter-Korean cooperation

President Moon Jae-in (third from right) on March 4 chairs a National Security Council meeting at Cheong Wa Dae. (Cheong Wa Dae) By Song Baleun and Kim Minji The...

President Moon to visit Brunei, Malaysia, Cambodia next week

President Moon Jae-in from March 10-16 will visit Brunei, Malaysia and Cambodia. (Hyoja Studio) By Park Gil-ja and Lee Hana  President Moon Jae-in from March 10-16 will make official...

March First Independence Movement Day

We are at Gwanghwamun Square in the heart of Seoul on March 1, where a ceremony is taking place to mark the centennial for...

President Moon: Korea’s next century will unite us in heart and mind

President Moon Jae-in, first lady Kim Jung-sook and a group of 33 representatives make their way to Gwanghwamun Square on March 1 led by...

[Now in Hanoi] Unfamiliar banner hangs on Hanoi street in early morning

A street in downtown Hanoi at 5 a.m. on Feb. 28. By Korea.net Special Reporting Team Hanoi | Feb. 28, 2019 Photos = Kim Eun-young  On the streets of Hanoi,...

Korea, UAE agree to expand cooperation in high-tech sectors

President Moon Jae-in (right) and Abu Dhabi's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan on Feb. 27 shake hands before starting their bilateral summit...

Int’l Media Center opened for 2nd NK-US summit in Hanoi

Domestic and foreign journalists on Feb. 27 are busy at work at the International Media Center of the Vietnam-Soviet Friendship Labor Cultural Palace in...

Foreign minister urges ‘victim-centered approach’ toward sex slave issue

Minister of Foreign Affairs Kang Kyung-wha on Feb. 25 gives the keynote address at the High-level Segment of the 40th Session of the United...

‘Tech advances should benefit all people’

Chang Byung Gyu, chairperson of the Presidential Committee on the Fourth Industrial Revolution, says technological advances should benefit all people, not just the privileged...

President Moon vows to prepare for ‘new regime on Korean Peninsula’

President Moon Jae-in (second from left) on Feb. 25 speaks in a meeting of senior presidential aides at Cheong Wa Dae. (Cheong Wa Dae) By Park...

Upcoming NK-US summit fuels souvenir sales, themed burgers in Hanoi

A Japanese tourist on Feb. 24 holds a printed T-shirt with the portraits of U.S. President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un...

Final preparation under way in Hanoi for second NK-US summit

Staff on Feb. 24 inspect preparation work at the international media center for the upcoming North Korea-U.S. summit slated for Feb. 27-28 in Hanoi,...

Korea, India to raise bilateral trade to USD 50 billion by 2030

President Moon Jae-in (right) on Feb. 22 applauds Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in their joint news conference at Cheong Wa Dae. By Park Gil-ja and Kim Minji  Photos...

Presidents Moon, Trump hold phone talks on 2nd US-NK summit

President Moon Jae-in on Feb. 19 holds a phone conversation with U.S. President Donald Trump ahead of the second U.S.-North Korea summit. (Cheong Wa...

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