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Moon Chung-in: “Kim Jong-un’s Decision to Visit Seoul Was His Alone”

Moon Chung-in: “Kim Jong-un’s Decision to Visit Seoul Was His Alone”

SEOUL, Sept. 20 (Korea Bizwire) – Moon Chung-in, the Special Advisor to South Korean President Moon Jae-in for Foreign Affairs and National Security, said yesterday that North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s promise to visit Seoul was a single-handed decision made by Kim. Speaking at a briefing held at the press center at Pyongyang’s Koryo Hotel, [...]

Ri Sol-Ju: “Pyongyang Naengmyeon More Famous After Previous Summit”

Ri Sol-Ju: “Pyongyang Naengmyeon More Famous After Previous Summit”

SEOUL, Sept. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — Pyongyang naengmyeon, a popular cold noodle dish, once again shared the spotlight during the inter-Korean summit currently taking place in Pyongyang. The dish garnered significant media attention at the previous summit at Panmunjom in April, when North Korean officials brought a noodle making machine with them. Yesterday, President Moon [...]

Pyongyang Visit Has Many Speculating on Samsung’s Future Relationship with Gov’t

Pyongyang Visit Has Many Speculating on Samsung’s Future Relationship with Gov’t

SEOUL, Sept. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — Lee Jae-yong, the Vice Chairman of Samsung Electronics, was one of the top corporate leaders to be included on the list of people invited to the inter-Korean summit to be held in Pyongyang. On a list released by the Blue House yesterday, the nation’s leading business leaders including Chey [...]

Updated Inter-Korean Summit Webpage Heightens Expectations

Updated Inter-Korean Summit Webpage Heightens Expectations

SEOUL, Sept. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — The Blue House announced on September 14 it had launched a new edition of the Inter-Korean Summit webpage (www.koreasummit.kr) to deliver news of the upcoming talks scheduled for September 18. Based on the online platform that was used for the first Inter-Korean Summit on April 27, the Blue House [...]

Pyongyang Food for Lunch: Inter-Korean Summit Spurs Demand for Cold Noodles

Pyongyang Food for Lunch: Inter-Korean Summit Spurs Demand for Cold Noodles

SEOUL, April 27 (Korea Bizwire) – It’s been announced that South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will be slurping up cold noodles made by an exceptional cook from Pyongyang in their banquet later in the evening as part of Friday’s historic summit.  But some South Koreans were hours ahead of them as they scrambled [...]

Over Half of South Koreans Hopeful about Inter-Korean Summit

Over Half of South Koreans Hopeful about Inter-Korean Summit

SEOUL, Apr. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — More than half of South Koreans believe the inter-Korean summit this Friday could have a positive impact on the relationship between the two Koreas. According to a survey conducted by the Korea Press Foundation, around 54 percent said that inter-Korean relations will improve following the much anticipated inter-Korean summit this [...]