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Moon Vows Support for Quake Victims

Moon Vows Support for Quake Victims

SEOUL, Nov. 16 (Korea Bizwire) – President Moon Jae-in on Thursday offered consolation to people displaced by the latest earthquake in the southeastern city of Pohang, pledging all-out efforts to help all those affected by the quake. “I offer my word of consolation to residents of Pohang and surrounded areas affected by the quake,” the president said in a message [...]

Global Market Improvements Fuel Upturn in S. Korea Economy Under President Moon

Global Market Improvements Fuel Upturn in S. Korea Economy Under President Moon

SEJONG, Nov. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — When President Moon Jae-in took office after his victory in the unprecedented presidential by-election in May, he was confronted with tough challenges ranging from social upheaval caused by his predecessor to heightened regional diplomatic and military tensions. One of the biggest issues confronting the chief executive was finding a [...]

Leaders of S. Korea, Indonesia Agree to Upgrade Ties, Urge N. Korea to Give up Nukes

Leaders of S. Korea, Indonesia Agree to Upgrade Ties, Urge N. Korea to Give up Nukes

JAKARTA, Nov. 9 (Korea Bizwire) — The presidents of South Korea and Indonesia agreed Thursday to upgrade their relations to “special strategic partnership” to push forward all-compassing cooperation in economy, culture, politics and security issues. During their summit, Presidents Moon Jae-in and Joko Widodo also pledged efforts to sharply increase bilateral trade and diversify business [...]

Trump Treated to Live Rendition of Park Hyo-shin’s “Wild Flowers”

Trump Treated to Live Rendition of Park Hyo-shin’s “Wild Flowers”

SEOUL, Nov. 9 (Korea Bizwire) – With American President Donald Trump now in China, having passed through South Korea on his Asia-wide tour, details of his visit – from his appearances down to what he ate – have become trending topics of interest. When it was reported that ballad singer Park Hyo-shin, a member of [...]