• Wed, 14 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Moon Jae-in’s pragmatic approach is working
    North Korea stirs complex emotions, as coverage of the Winter Olympics opening ceremony shows. Most of the coverage naturally focused the younger sister of North Korean ruler Kim Jong-un, the first member of the ruling Kim family to set foot in South Korea. Of all the VIPs who attended the ceremony, Kim Yo-jong received the most attention, even being dubbed “the star” of the Olympics.
    opinion
  • Sat, 10 Feb 2018 13:50:10
    Kim Jong Un invites South's Moon to Pyongyang: Seoul
    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has invited the South's President Moon Jae-in for a summit in Pyongyang, Seoul said Saturday.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 09 Feb 2018 18:54:40
    Kim Jong Un's sister and the South's President Moon shake hands at Olympic opening
    Pyeongchang, South Korea - The sister of North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un, who is on a historic visit to the South for the Winter Olympics, shook hands with Seoul's President Moon Jae-in at the opening ceremony Friday.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 21 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Concerns Pyeongchang Games being used for political purposes
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in seems to be making light of efforts to deal with North Korea’s nuclear and missile development programmes and leaning more toward exploiting the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics for political purposes.
    opinion
  • Mon, 18 Dec 2017 01:00:00
    Challenges remain for Seoul-Beijing relations
    President Moon Jae-in’s visit to China, which ended on Saturday, raised expectations for a new chapter in the two countries’ frosty relations following a dispute over South Korea’s deployment of a US anti-missile system.
    opinion
  • Sun, 26 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    South Korea must explain THAAD stance clearly to China
    The foreign ministers of South Korea and China agreed on Wednesday in Beijing to work towards President Moon Jae-in’s state visit to China next month. His visit will boost the two nations’ efforts to mend ties.
    opinion
  • Wed, 08 Nov 2017 08:00:35
    Seoul, Washington seek ‘unprecedented’ cooperation to boost military capacity
    South Korea and the US will cooperate on “an unprecedented level” to strengthen Seoul’s military capabilities, President Moon Jae-in on Tuesday.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:30:48
    US-South joint drills begin amid North Korea tensions
    SEOUL - Seoul and Washington began annual war games on Monday, with South Korean President Moon Jae-In warning the nuclear-armed North not to use them as an excuse to perpetuate the "vicious cycle" of tensions.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 19 Aug 2017 01:00:00
    Moon’s speech inflames history issues
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in’s latest remarks fly in the face of efforts to build “future-oriented” relations between Japan and South Korea.
    opinion
  • Mon, 14 Aug 2017 07:59:41
    Science chief’s resignation puts Moon’s innovation drive on hold
    SEOUL - Park Ky-young, who was recently appointed as chief of the Office of Science, Technology and Innovation, has suddenly resigned from her post, which created doubts on President Moon Jae-in's appointment system.
    Tech
  • Tue, 04 Jul 2017 08:23:59
    N.Korea fires ballistic missile: South's military
    SEOUL - North Korea launched a ballistic missile Tuesday, the South's military said, just days after Seoul's new leader Moon Jae-In and US President Donald Trump focused on the threat from Pyongyang in their first summit.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 01 Jul 2017 13:43:28
    US returns looted royal seals to S.Korea
    SEOUL - South Korean President Moon Jae-In is returning from an official visit to Washington with two ancient royal seals looted during the Korean War, reports said Saturday.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 19 Jun 2017 11:33:54
    S. Korea to scrap all plans to build new nuclear reactors
    SEOUL - South Korea's new President Moon Jae-In vowed on Monday to scrap all plans to build new nuclear reactors as he seeks to steer Asia's fourth-largest economy clear of atomic power.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 26 May 2017 11:21:19
    Seoul approves civilian contact with North Korea
    SEOUL - South Korea on Friday authorised a civilian NGO to contact the North to discuss resuming humanitarian aid and projects, the first example of new liberal president Moon Jae-In's pursuit of dialogue with Pyongyang.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 21 May 2017 16:46:53
    New S Korea president urged to look to Asean
    SEOUL-- SOUTH KOREA’S newly elected President Moon Jae-in has been urged to consider a comprehensive approach and look at partners in Southeast Asia to handle tensions on the Korean peninsula.
    ASEAN+
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