Wednesday, August 21, 2019

President Moon boosts ‘innovative growth’ ties during 3-nation N. European tour

President Moon Jae-in on June 10 visits Otaniemi, a district in Espoo, Finland, known as the "Silicon Valley of Europe." (Cheong Wa Dae’s official...

President Moon: ‘Positive peace’ should resolve ‘structural violence’ between Koreas

President Moon Jae-in on June 12 delivers a speech during the Oslo Forum at the University of Oslo in Norway. By Oh Hyun Woo and Kim Hwaya Photos = Cheong...

All foreign residents must get nat’l health insurance from July 16

From mid-July, non-Koreans who stay in Korea for six months or longer are required to subscribe to national health insurance. (National Health Insurance Service) By Lee...

President Moon: Korea, Finland to boost cooperation through innovation

President Moon Jae-in (right) and Finnish President Sauli Niinisto on June 11 shake hands at the Korean-Finnish Startup Summit in Helsinki. By Song Baleun and Lee Jihae  Photos =...

Korea, Finland discuss inter-Korean peace process, boosting bilateral ties

President Moon Jae-in (left) and Finnish President Sauli Niinisto (right) on June 10 hold a joint news conference at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki...

President Moon arrives in Finland to start 3-nation N. European tour

President Moon Jae-in (second from right) and first lady Kim Jung-sook (right) on June 9 greets Finnish Economic Affairs and Employment Minister Katri Kulmuni...

[Sharing a Prosperous Global Village] Ambassadors’ Voices in Korea 10: Finland

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

Parliamentary speaker stresses bilateral cooperation to Russian senate

National Assembly Speaker Moon Hee-sang on May 29 gives a speech at the Russian Federal Council in Moscow. (National Assembly of Korea) By Kim Minji  National Assembly...

[Sharing a Prosperous Global Village] Ambassadors’ Voices in Korea #9: Norway

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

President Moon orders fast rescue of tourists in Hungary boat sinking

President Moon Jae-in on May 30 presides over an emergency meeting at Cheong Wa Dae on Korean tourists who went missing in Hungary after...

Korea to share gov’t innovation knowhow at int’l conference in Canada

Korea from May 29-31 will share the results of its government innovation at the sixth Open Government Partnership (OPG) in Ottawa, Canada. This photo...

President Moon congratulates Indian PM Modi on re-election

President Moon Jae-in on May 24 congratulated Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his re-election via Facebook. This photo taken in February shows the...

Service marks former President Roh’s 10th death anniversary

Attendants on May 23 pay a silent tribute at the memorial service for the tenth death anniversary of former President Roh Moo-hyun in Bongha...

President Moon to host summit with Trump in June

President Moon Jae-in and U.S. President Donald Trump on April 11 shake hands at the White House in Washington during their last summit. Both...

President Moon urges opening of ‘Silk Road of steel’ with Central Asia

President Moon Jae-in (left) and first lady Kim Jung-sook on April 23 arrive at Seoul Air Base in Seongnam, Gyeonggi-do Province, after completing their...

Korea, Kazakhstan to cooperate in denuclearization of Korean Peninsula

President Moon Jae-in (left) on April 22 attends a joint news conference with Kazakh President Kassym Jomart Tokayev at the Ak Orda Presidential Palace...

President Moon hosts repatriation ceremony in Kazakhstan

President Moon Jae-in on April 21 hosts a repatriation ceremony at Nursultan International Airport for the remains of Korean independence activists who had been...

Korea, Uzbekistan upgrade relations to special strategic partnership

President Moon Jae-in (left) on April 19 shakes hands with Uzbek President Shavkat Miriziyoyev at a signing ceremony after their bilateral summit. (Cheong Wa...

[Sharing a Prosperous Global Village] Ambassadors’ Voices in Korea 6: Kazakhstan

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

Nation honors 59th anniversary of 1960 revolution

Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon on April 19 pays his respects at a national ceremony in northern Seoul to mark the 59th anniversary of the...

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