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Moon’s Rating Rises amid Stern Response to N.K. Missile Launch, Brisk Diplomacy

Moon’s Rating Rises amid Stern Response to N.K. Missile Launch, Brisk Diplomacy

SEOUL, Jul. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — President Moon Jae-in’s approval rating edged up again last week due in part to his stern response to North Korea’s missile launch and brisk diplomacy to rein in the provocative state, a survey indicated Monday. In the Realmeter survey conducted from Monday to Friday, Moon’s rating was tallied at [...]

Moon Wins Acclaim for Breaking Authoritarian Mold

Moon Wins Acclaim for Breaking Authoritarian Mold

SEOUL, Jun. 9 (Korea Bizwire) — Nearly a month has passed since the inauguration of President Moon Jae-in on May 10. Among the many adjectives used by the media to define Moon’s personality, “unauthoritarian” stands out. Moon’s departure from the stereotypical authoritarian attitudes of a president became a hot topic in the news starting his [...]

87 Percent of South Koreans Have Positive Outlook on President Moon

87 Percent of South Koreans Have Positive Outlook on President Moon

SEOUL, May 19 (Korea Bizwire) – Nearly 90 percent of adult South Korean citizens have a positive outlook on President Moon Jae-in’s handling of state affairs, a survey showed Friday, reflecting high public support for the new liberal leader.  In the survey conducted from Tuesday through Thursday by local pollster Gallup Korea, 87 percent of [...]

75 Percent of Citizens Express Positive Outlook on President Moon

75 Percent of Citizens Express Positive Outlook on President Moon

SEOUL, May 15 (Korea Bizwire) – Three in 4 adult South Korean citizens gave a positive outlook on President Moon Jae-in’s handling of state affairs, a survey showed Monday, reflecting high public support for the newly minted liberal leader.  In the survey conducted from Wednesday through Saturday by local pollster Realmeter, 74.8 percent of the [...]

Park’s Approval Rating Dips Further amid Impeachment Bid

Park’s Approval Rating Dips Further amid Impeachment Bid

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Korea Bizwire) – President Park Geun-hye’s approval rating fell further to a record-low 4 percent this week while 93 percent expressed discontent on her job performance amid an influence-peddling scandal, Gallup Korea said Friday.  Park’s approval rating, which remained at a 5-percent range for the past three weeks, began to fall again [...]