Monday, May 20, 2019

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...

President Moon lauds e-health cooperation with Uzbekistan

President Moon Jae-in (left) on April 19 listens to an explanation about joint telemedicine between Korean and Uzbek medical teams at Inha University's campus...

Korea, Turkmenistan to boost ties in energy, infrastructure

President Moon Jae-in (left) on April 17 holds a summit with Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow at Oguzkhan Palace in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan. By Song Baleun and Lee Jihae  Photos = Cheong...

UNSC grants sanctions waiver for joint inter-Korean excavations

Manwoldae Palace in Gaeseong, North Korea, is where the joint excavation project is being conducted. (Cultural Heritage Administration) By Xu Aiying and Kim Minji The United Nations Security Council's...

White House calls last week’s Moon-Trump summit ‘positive’

President Moon Jae-in and U.S. President Donald Trump on April 11 lead an expanded meeting at the White House in Washington. Saying last week’s...

‘Jeju-do for coexistence of humankind and nature’

Interviewing leaders | #3. Jeju Special Self-Governing Province Balanced national development is the government's key challenge in the government's drive to solving issues Korea faces...

[Sharing a Prosperous Global Village] Ambassadors’ Voices in Korea 5: Turkmenistan

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

President Moon asks foreign-invested companies for ‘unwavering support’

President Moon Jae-in March 28 gives a speech in a meeting with foreign investors at Cheong Wa Dae. (Hyoja-dong Studio) By Kim Minji  President Moon Jae-in, in...

President Moon, Trump to hold summit April 10-11 in Washington

President Moon Jae-in will visit Washington from April 10-11 for a summit with U.S. President Donald Trump. The two leaders are shown in this...

King Philippe attends Korea-Belgium Business Forum

On day three of his state visit to Korea, King Philippe of Belgium attended a Korea-Belgium Business Forum at the FKI conference center in...

Inter-Korean liaison office partially resumes operations

Unification Ministry Spokesperson Baik Tae Hyun on March 25 tells a news briefing that the inter-Korean liaison office in the North Korean border city...

[Sharing a Prosperous Global Village] Ambassadors’ Voices in Korea 3: Sweden

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

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...

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