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Indonesian food sector cooperates with Korea

The ASEAN-Korea Center in Seoul held a trade facilitation workshop in Indonesia last week in the food and beverage sector. The seminars in Jakarta and Makassar, Indonesia, on April 4 and Thursday, r...

Updated : 2017.04.10 18:11

French School of Seoul refashioned

Building on years of collaboration between French and Korean institutions and companies, the French School of Seoul in Seorae Village will be revamped and enlarged through renovation that kicked off ...

Updated : 2017.04.10 18:07

Austria rings sounds of music, innovation, dynamism

Despite being far away from each other, Austrians and Koreans are kindred spirits sharing unusual passions for the arts, culture and nature, says Ambassador Elisabeth Bertagnoli. Although typically ...

Updated : 2017.04.10 18:06

Japan envoy meets vice foreign minister amid girl statue controversy

Japan's top envoy here met with a senior foreign ministry official on Monday apparently to demand that Seoul fully implement a 2015 deal aimed at resolving a rift over Japan's sexual enslavement of K...

Updated : 2017.04.10 16:04

Unification minister negative about pre-emptive US strike on NK

South Korea's unification minister on Monday expressed a negative view about the United States' possible pre-emptive strike against North Korea, citing its influence on South Koreans' safety and secu...

Updated : 2017.04.10 15:25

China's nuke envoy embarks on S. Korea trip to discuss N. Korea issue

China's top nuclear envoy arrived in Seoul on Monday to discuss the growing threats from North Korea's missile and nuclear capabilities. Wu Dawei landed at Incheon International Airport, west of Seo...

Updated : 2017.04.10 13:46

S. Korea plays down possibility of pre-emptive US attack on N. Korea

South Korea played down the possibility of a pre-emptive US attack on North Korea on Monday, saying it wants to settle North Korea's nuclear issue peacefully, and the US supports that position. "The...

Updated : 2017.04.10 12:55

Korea hails results of Trump-Xi talks

South Korea on Friday lauded the summit agreement between the US and Chinese leaders to work closely together to convince North Korea to curb its nuclear program. "We assess that they were relativel...

Updated : 2017.04.09 09:36

China's nuke envoy to visit Korea to discuss cooperation, meet presidential hopefuls

China's top nuclear envoy will visit South Korea this week to discuss North Korea's nuclear and missile threats and also meet with presidential candidates to get a glimpse into the policy direction g...

Updated : 2017.04.09 09:33

Trump stresses alliance with Seoul, NK nukes during summit with Xi: Hwang's office

US President Donald Trump stressed the importance of the Seoul-Washington alliance and held in-depth talks over North Korea's nuclear problems during his summit with Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping, t...

Updated : 2017.04.08 15:01

Trump kicks off crucial first meetings with China's Xi

WASHINGTON (Yonhap) – US President Donald Trump greeted Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday, kicking off a series of crucial first meetings where he plans to focus on reducing the trade deficit...

Updated : 2017.04.07 09:24

Pence to visit Seoul from April 16-18

US Vice President Mike Pence plans to visit South Korea later this month as part of his Asia tour, Seoul’s Foreign Ministry said Thursday, as the two countries are seeking to step up cooperation ami...

Updated : 2017.04.07 03:11

China's nuke envoy to visit S. Korea next week

China's top nuclear envoy will visit South Korea next week to discuss North Korea's nuclear provocations and the deployment of a U.S. missile defense system here, Seoul's foreign ministry said Thursd...

Updated : 2017.04.06 21:43

Seoul expresses 'deep' concerns over suspected chemical attack in Syria

South Korea has expressed "deep" concerns over the suspected use of chemical weapons in Syria which has led to dozens of civilian deaths. Some 90 people were killed by the suspected chemical weapons...

Updated : 2017.04.06 21:40

Korea not accept top Japan envoy's request for meeting

South Korea said Thursday it has decided not to accept a request by Japan's top envoy to South Korea to meet with the country's acting leader and two ministers for now. Amb. Yasumasa Nagamine has as...

Updated : 2017.04.06 16:48