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Moon Proposes APEC Digital Economy Fund

Moon Proposes APEC Digital Economy Fund

PORT MORESBY, Nov. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — President Moon Jae-in on Sunday proposed the creation of an Asia-Pacific fund for digital economy to help promote regional cooperation and build capacity in developing countries. In an address to the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Papua New Guinea, Moon also presented his economic and social [...]

Hanbok-Inspired Designer Clothes Draw Praise in Thailand

Hanbok-Inspired Designer Clothes Draw Praise in Thailand

BANGKOK, Nov. 23 (Korea Bizwire) – A South Korean designer’s hanbok-inspired clothes were well-received at a fashion show in Bangkok. Lee Seo-jung, the CEO of fashion brand C-ZANN E enjoyed a warm reception after showcasing 10 looks that were inspired by the traditional Korean dresses during the Thai Silk Fashion Show which was held Wednesday at [...]

South Korea and China Search for Common Ground Over THAAD Issue

South Korea and China Search for Common Ground Over THAAD Issue

SEOUL, Oct. 31 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean and Chinese government officials are communicating through diplomatic channels to solve the issue of the deployment of THAAD anti-missile systems in Korea, ahead of this year’s APEC meeting in Vietnam next month. According to government sources, plans for a South Korea-China summit meeting and an official statement from [...]