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Hillary, If Elected, Likely to Be Tougher Than Obama on N. Korea: Official

Hillary, If Elected, Likely to Be Tougher Than Obama on N. Korea: Official

SEOUL, Oct. 18 (Korea Bizwire) – Hillary Clinton’s policy on North Korea is likely to be tougher than that pursued by President Barack Obama in the event she becomes the next president of the United States next month, an official said Monday.  Chung Chong-wook, vice chairperson of the Presidential Committee for Unification Preparation, said Clinton [...]

2NE1′s CL, Second Most Influential Figure on “Time 100”

2NE1′s CL, Second Most Influential Figure on “Time 100”

SEOUL, April 14 (Korea Bizwire) — CL, a member of popular South Korean girl group 2NE1, ranked No. 2 on TIME magazine‘s online voting for its 100 most influential people of 2015 list, according to the magazine’s website Tuesday. Russian President Vladimir Putin ”edged out rapper-singer CL to claim the number one spot with 6.95 percent [...]

DMZ Tour Gains Popularity among Foreign Tourists

DMZ Tour Gains Popularity among Foreign Tourists

SEOUL, June 25 (Korea Bizwire) – According to a recent survey, the number of foreign tourists visiting the demilitarized zone (DMZ) continues to rise annually and ‘security-zone’ themed tourism sees a steady growth despite the fact that the recent gun shooting accident in an outpost in the DMZ has sparked renewed worries about traveling around the area [...]