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Chinese boats' overfishing dents squid haul in East Sea

South Korea's squid catch from the East Sea has been on a steady decline over the past four years due mainly to Chinese boats' overfishing, data showed Tuesday. According to the data by the National...

Updated : 2016.10.18 10:58

Spain, Korea mark soaring ties in tourism, culture

The Spanish Embassy last Wednesday celebrated its National Day -- “Fiesta Nacional de Espana” -- amid a deepening alliance with Korea that spans over diplomacy, trade, tourism and culture. The hol...

Updated : 2016.10.16 23:19

Thailand charts knowledge economy, courts Korean investment

BANGKOK -- Thailand, once perceived to be Southeast Asia’s low-cost manufacturing hub, aims to rebrand itself as the region’s leader in the knowledge-based economy. In line with the government’s ...

Updated : 2016.10.16 18:56

Korea, Cuba sign 1st gov't-level MOU: ministry

South Korea and Cuba have inked a high-level bilateral accord on an economy-related program, laying the groundwork for the launch of full-scale partnerships, Seoul's finance ministry said Friday. Th...

Updated : 2016.10.14 11:12

Bulgarian rock ‘n’ roll band makes a splash in Korea

The maxim of Bulgarian band Tube Hedzzz is to stay as close as possible to the rock ’n’ roll of the 1960s and 70s, a golden era epitomized by legends such as Jimmy Hendrix, Led Zeppelin, Grand Funk...

Updated : 2016.10.09 22:56

Hungary appoints honorary consul in Busan

The Hungarian Embassy extended its diplomatic outreach to Busan and the surrounding areas with the appointment of an honorary consul on Wednesday. In a ceremony at Dongseo University’s new Centum C...

Updated : 2016.10.09 22:51

Germany celebrates reunification, integration and cooperation with Korea

Marking the 26th anniversary of national reunification, the German embassy celebrated Friday the country’s progress in integration following the fall of the Berlin Wall in November 1989, as well as ...

Updated : 2016.10.09 22:49

Envoys participate in Korean medicine fair

Foreign envoys and journalists pose at the Jecheon Korean Medicine Bio Fair in the city of Jecheon, North Chungcheong Province on Wednesday. (NDN News) Over 40 foreign diplomats in Korea and journal...

Updated : 2016.10.05 12:02

Dutch Prime Minister beckons young Koreans to Netherlands

Addressing a crowd of Korean university students, Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said Wednesday that his country welcomes young global talents to study and work in the world’s leading innovation-dr...

Updated : 2016.10.04 00:13

Ukrainian textbook published for intermediate learners

A Ukrainian language textbook has recently been published by a professor at Hankuk University of Foreign Studies to help people advance their skills beyond elementary levels. The book, titled “Pract...

Updated : 2016.10.04 00:07

Georgian mineral water Borjomi comes to Korea

The Borjomi mineral water -- an iconic commercial brand from modern Georgia -- will be available in Korea from November across various distribution centers and online stores. Supplied by Korean comp...

Updated : 2016.10.04 00:06

Indian parliamentarian hopes for greater synergy with Korea

Since Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was sworn into office in May 2014, New Delhi has actively engaged Seoul as part of its “Act East” foreign policy aimed at deepening integration with Asian ...

Updated : 2016.10.03 23:57

[HERALD INTERVIEW] Nagasaki atom bomb survivor urges denuclearization of world

TOKYO -- More than 70 years later, Terumi Tanaka can still relive the havoc wrought on his hometown Nagasaki, which was flattened by a plutonium bomb unleashed from a United States Army Air Forces pl...

Updated : 2016.09.25 19:42

Foreign ministers of Korea, Germany discuss cooperation on NK nuclear threat

Top diplomats from South Korea and Germany discussed ways to expand cooperation in fighting the growing nuclear threat from North Korea, sharing the view that its latest test is a grave provocation t...

Updated : 2016.09.21 10:57

Korea and Mexico progress in strategic partnership

On Sept. 15-16, Mexico celebrated its 206th anniversary of independence, which coincided with Korea’s Chuseok holiday this year. While congratulating the Korean people and government, our country wa...

Updated : 2016.09.18 23:16