Saturday, September 25, 2021

Korea to be 1st in Asia to run e-travel authorization next month

Minister of Justice Park Beom-Kye (second from right) on Aug. 11 poses for a commemorative photo in front of the Korea Electronic Travel Authorization...

President Moon honors 2 foreign Korean War veterans

President Moon Jae-in on July 27 awards the Taegeuk Order of Military Merit to the family of the late U.S. Army Chaplain (Capt.) Emil...

President requests resumption of US-NK dialogue to visiting diplomat

President Moon Jae-in on July 22 takes a photo with visiting U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman at Cheong Wa Dae. (Cheong Wa Dae's official...

‘Korea’s digital capacity will lead new tourism market after COVID-19’

Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Hwang Hee on July 9 answers questions from foreign correspondents in Seoul at the Foreign Press Center in the...

UN agency upgrades Korea’s status to developed economy

The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) on July 2 upgraded Korea's status from a developing economy to a developed one. The...

New test of Korean-language proficiency to debut next year

Students take a mock version of the Sejong Korean Language Assessment at the King Sejong Institute in Hangzhou, China. (King Sejong Institute Foundation) By Kim Minji The King Sejong...

President Moon attends his 1st summit with Central America

President Moon Jae-in on June 25 speaks at the virtual summit of the fourth Korea-Central American Integration System (SICA) at Cheong Wa Dae. (Cheong Wa Dae's...

President Moon hails 2 Austrian nurses who served Korea for 40 years

Korean Ambassador to Austria Shin Chae-hyun (left) on June 23 takes a photo with Austrian nurses Marianne Stoger (second from left) and Margaret Pissarek...

President Moon pledges vaccine supply to N. Korea if it agrees

President Moon Jae-in on June 14 speaks at a news conference after his summit with Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen at the latter's official residence...

President Moon becomes 1st Korean leader to visit Austria

President Moon becomes 1st Korean leader to visit Austria Jun 14, 2021 President Moon Jae-in on June 13 attends the third session of an extended meeting...

Investment in Green New Deal to reach 3.8% of GDP by 2025

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economy and Finance Hong Nam-ki on May 25 gives the opening speech of the special session of the Partnering...

President Moon’s US visit in photos

Cheong Wa Dae on May 25 released photos of President Moon Jae-in's three-night, five-day working visit to the U.S., including those of the Korea-U.S....

President announces higher targets for CO2 emissions at climate summit

President Moon Jae-in on April 22 takes part online in the inaugural Leaders Summit on Climate at Sangchunjae, a Hanok (traditional architecture) building within...

Int’l forum in Seoul proposes climate response fund

The Climate Finance Forum on April 13 was jointly held at the Conrad Seoul Hotel by the P4G (Partnering for Green Growth and the...

Korea, China FMs pledge cooperation for President Xi’s visit, ‘2+2’ talks

Minister of Foreign Affairs Chung Eui-yong and Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi on April 3 greet each other at a hotel in...

Photo exhibition in Seoul honors Korean immigrants in Cuba

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on March 25 announced the opening of a photo exhibition to run through March 31 marking the centennial anniversary of Korean...

‘Mutual exchange year’ to mark 30 years of Korea-Russia ties

Minister of Foreign Affairs Chung Eui-yong (second from left) and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on March 24 celebrate the launch of the "2020-2021...

‘Cooperation with Costa Rica to boost Korea’s ties with Latin America’

Costa Rican Minister of Foreign Affairs and Worship Rodolfo Solano Quiros in a March 18 interview with Korea.net proposed a green and inclusive approach...

Big clock at Seoul Plaza starts P4G Summit countdown

A big clock set up on March 22 at Seoul Plaza is designed to count down the remaining 69 days until the opening of the...

President reaffirms bilateral cooperation to 2 US secretaries

President Moon Jae-in (middle) on March 18 poses for a photo with visiting U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken (left) and Secretary of Defense Lloyd...

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