S. Korea's finance minister urges more cooperation with Latin America

South Korea's top economic policymaker on Sunday called for more cooperation with Latin America in order to help both sides take full advantage of the mutually complementary economic structures.  In a news conference wrapping up...

S. Koreans safely arrive in Djibouti after leaving Yemen

The 10 South Koreans who were evacuated from Yemen have landed safely in Djibouti, officials here said Sunday.The defense ministry said eight civilians and two embassy staffers checked into a hotel in Djibouti around 6:30 p.m. Fri...

N. Korea slams Park's Cheonan speech

North Korea blasted South Korean President Park Geun-hye Sunday over her recent speech made at a ceremony to mark Pyongyang's torpedoing of a South Korean corvette in 2010 that killed 46 sailors.  Speaking on the fifth anniversa...

Regulator pumps additional 20 tln won into fixed-rate mortgages

South Korea's financial regulator said Sunday it will invest an additional 20 trillion won ($18.07 billion) in long-term fixed-rate mortgage loans to meet the explosive demand for a new government-backed lending program meant to t...