Democratic Party Archives | Be Korea-savvy
Foreign News Journalists Express ‘Grave Concern’ over Ruling Party’s Criticism of Bloomberg Reporter

Foreign News Journalists Express ‘Grave Concern’ over Ruling Party’s Criticism of Bloomberg Reporter

SEOUL, Mar. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — An association of foreign news media reporters based in Seoul has expressed “grave concern” after the ruling Democratic Party criticized a Bloomberg News reporter over a story portraying President Moon Jae-in as “top spokesman” of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. The article, published in September last year, drew fresh [...]

13 Gay Rights Activists Nabbed after Anti-Moon Rally

13 Gay Rights Activists Nabbed after Anti-Moon Rally

SEOUL, Apr. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — A group of 13 South Korean gay rights activists were detained on Wednesday after staging a surprise protest at the National Assembly against presidential front-runner Moon Jae-in over his latest remarks against homosexuality. The activists, both men and women, are accused of approaching Moon during a meeting with supporters [...]

Front-runner Moon Pledges to Scrap Construction of Coal-fired Power Plants, Nuclear Reactors

Front-runner Moon Pledges to Scrap Construction of Coal-fired Power Plants, Nuclear Reactors

SEOUL, Apr. 24 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s leading presidential candidate Moon Jae-in on Saturday unveiled a set of energy policy pledges that include reducing coal-fired power plants and nuclear reactors in the country, while expanding renewable energies. Moon’s camp said there will be no more construction of nuclear reactors and coal-fired power plants. The [...]