[Editorial] Ethics matter

There is no doubt that Chung Myung-whun is a source of pride for Koreans. Many welcomed the news that the internationally renowned pianist-conductor decided to take the post of artistic director of Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra in ...

[Lee Jae-min] Writing the rules on trade

In President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address last Tuesday he expressed confidence that the economy was showing strong signs of recovery, as best summarized by his “shadow of crisis has passed” statement. In the hour-l...

[Editorial] Plug loopholes

What the prosecution has found in its probe into the loan scam involving Moneual, a bankrupt home appliance maker, shows how vulnerable the nation’s export financing and bank loans are to mismanagement and corruption. Prosecutors...

Speculation for next U.S. president has begun

WASHINGTON ― It’s still a couple of months until Spring but already potential Republican presidential candidates are pushing their way through the frozen tundra like so many crocuses for an election still two years off. The list...