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Moon wins as Koreans back his strategy to tackle Covid-19

South Korea's coronavirus strategy has been widely praised by experts as well as WHO for being prompt, nationwide, clear and effective

18 Apr 2020 8:08 PM

Samsung's transformation from ridiculed phone maker to Apple rival captured in new book

Samsung has had ties with Apple since 1983 when Steve Jobs sought parts to build a tablet computer—27 years before releasing the iPad

22 Mar 2020 7:11 PM

South Korea sees two-thirds increase in COVID-19 cases in one day

Those infected including a cluster of at least 16 centred on the southern city of Daegu

19 Feb 2020 3:37 PM

Pro-government protesters rally in Seoul to support minister

They expressed anger over what they saw as an excessive probe by state prosecutors aimed at intimidating the minister, Cho Kuk.

12 Oct 2019 7:37 PM

North Korea fires 2 ‘unidentified projectiles’ into sea of Japan: Seoul

South Korea's presidential Blue House said it will hold a National Security Council meeting following the North's latest weapons test.

24 Aug 2019 10:16 AM

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Cristiano Ronaldo’s fan flies to Sweden, questions him on South Korea no show: watch

In an 11-minute clip posted on his Youtube channel, Kwak Ji-hyuk approaches the Portuguese striker at a hotel in Stockholm.

16 Aug 2019 10:57 AM

N Korea says Kim Jong Un supervised weapons tests: report

South Korea’s military said the North on Saturday fired what appeared to be two short-range ballistic missiles.

12 Aug 2019 12:20 PM

Kim wrote 'very beautiful letter' on US-S Korea military exercises: Trump

Addressing media at the White House, Trump said he received a 'three-paged' 'very beautiful letter' from Kim on Thursday (local time).

10 Aug 2019 10:34 AM

North Korea threatens to take 'new road', launches more missiles

North Korea has repeatedly complained that the United States and South Korea's joint military drills violate a pledge made by Trump to Kim.

06 Aug 2019 1:37 PM

Japan 'crossed line' by removing S Korea from 'white list': PM Lee

‘The decision is the second retaliation after the country imposed export restrictions on key chip materials,’ PM Lee said.

03 Aug 2019 3:37 PM

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North Korea fires two ballistic missiles: South

The two devices were fired from the Wonsan area on the east coast at dawn and flew around 250 kilometres (155 miles) into the sea.

31 Jul 2019 5:18 PM

North Korean boat with 3 crewmen crosses into South Korean waters: Report

The wooden vessel crossed the Northern Limit Line in the East Sea, also known as the Sea of Japan, at about 11:20 pm Saturday.

28 Jul 2019 1:13 PM

North Korea fires ‘short range’ projectile: US official

The firing comes ahead of warning that could affect planned resumption of denuclearisation talks between Washington and Pyongyang.

25 Jul 2019 10:48 AM

South Korean man dies after self-immolation in front of Japanese Embassy

The incident comes as relations between Seoul and Tokyo feel the strain over the labour issue.

19 Jul 2019 6:37 PM

Japan export restrictions are not countermeasures over forced wartime labour

South Korean officials did not ask that Japan withdraw the export restrictions.

13 Jul 2019 1:11 PM

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South Korea calls investigation as forced labour feud with Japan deepens

Japan last week tightened restrictions on the export of three materials used in smartphone displays and chips.

13 Jul 2019 12:33 PM

Japan-South Korea trade spat threatens global tech market

Tokyo last week said it would restrict exports of three chemicals vital to South Korea's world-leading chip and smartphone industry.

12 Jul 2019 12:58 PM

North Korea calls South Korea’s F-35 jet purchases ‘extremely dangerous action’

South Korea took delivery of its first two F-35 jets in March, with more slated to arrive this year.

11 Jul 2019 12:39 PM

'We have chemistry' and other 'surreal' quotes from historic Trump-Kim meet

It was a historic first as Donald Trump stepped over a small concrete block onto North Korean soil.

30 Jun 2019 9:32 PM

Trump again attacks Census 2020 for not having question on citizenship

Trump's remark comes days after US Supreme Court had blocked the administration from putting a question on 2020 census.

30 Jun 2019 2:40 PM

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