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Verdict for Samsung heir weighs on telecom giant

Prosecutors have demanded a 12-year sentence for Samsung's 49-year-old 'crown prince.'

US, S.Korea begin computer-simulated drills amid N.Korea tension

The joint drills start today and last until August 31.
August 21, 2017 | 05:05 pm GMT+7

South Korea's 'Poop School' to change name

'Are you from Poop School?' was a typical taunt students and former pupils have endured for 55 years.
August 19, 2017 | 05:20 pm GMT+7

Free trade deal boosts Vietnam's petrol imports from South Korea

Vietnamese companies are turning away from Chinese petroleum suppliers in favor of South Korean.
August 12, 2017 | 10:21 pm GMT+7

North Korea dismisses South's talks offer: Yonhap

In a brief cabinet-level encounter, the North has questioned "the South's sincerity".
August 07, 2017 | 10:52 am GMT+7

First South Korean convenience store chain set for launch in Vietnam

GS Retail selected Vietnam ahead of China and other Southeast Asian countries for it first foreign venture.
August 03, 2017 | 10:59 am GMT+7

Vietnam's biggest trade deficit is no longer with China but S.Korea

Experts said the trend is not a source of concern as the Korean imports mostly serve industrial production in Vietnam.
July 29, 2017 | 10:16 am GMT+7

North Korea tests another ICBM, putting US cities in range

S.Korea says it will prepare independent measures against N.Korea nuclear threat.
July 29, 2017 | 08:41 am GMT+7

Fairy tales overcome nightmares at S.Korea’s militarized border town

'Fairy tales come true in Paju', is the advertising lure from the Korean Tourism Board.
July 26, 2017 | 02:56 pm GMT+7

South Korea tips fastest growth in three years in 2017

The forecast for 2017 marks the strongest projected growth of the South Korean economy since GDP expanded by 3.3 percent in 2014.
July 25, 2017 | 04:28 pm GMT+7

Revelers party in South Korea's capital of mud

Revelers danced and wrestled in South Korea's quaint coastal city of Boryeong, kicking off a 9-day festival expected to lure millions of people.
July 22, 2017 | 09:36 am GMT+7

New South Korea government proposes military talks with North

Military talks would aim to halt hostile acts on border.
July 18, 2017 | 02:51 pm GMT+7

US, S.Korea send North missile warning after ICBM test

'Testing an ICBM represents a new escalation of the threat to the U.S., our allies and partners, the region, and the world.'
July 05, 2017 | 02:56 pm GMT+7

Trump calls for firm response to North Korea, targets Seoul on trade

Trump called on regional powers to implement sanctions and demand North Korea 'choose a better path and do it quickly.'
July 01, 2017 | 09:00 am GMT+7