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Moon Orders Thorough Implementation of U.N. Sanctions on N. Korea

Moon Orders Thorough Implementation of U.N. Sanctions on N. Korea

SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — President Moon Jae-in ordered thorough implementation of the latest U.N. Security Council sanctions on North Korea after the communist nation defiantly carried out yet another ballistic missile launch, the presidential spokesman said Friday. Moon issued the order during a National Security Council meeting he presided over after the North [...]

Moon Discusses Energy, Infrastructure, Agriculture in Address at EEF

Moon Discusses Energy, Infrastructure, Agriculture in Address at EEF

VLADIVOSTOK, Sept. 7 (Korea Bizwire) — President Moon Jae-in on Thursday proposed expanding economic cooperation between South Korea and Russia in a wide range of areas, including energy, infrastructure and agriculture, noting those projects might set an example of co-prosperity for isolated North Korea. In his address to the third Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) in [...]

South Korea Denies Plan to Spend “Billions of Dollars” on Weapons

South Korea Denies Plan to Spend “Billions of Dollars” on Weapons

SEOUL, Sept. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea on Tuesday acknowledged the possibility of a need to purchase advanced U.S. weapons systems in the future as part of efforts to enhance its deterrence against North Korean provocations but dismissed any immediate plan to spend “many billions of dollars” as suggested by Washington. In a short [...]

South Korean Analysts Find Dismantling KORUS FTA Advantageous for South Korea

South Korean Analysts Find Dismantling KORUS FTA Advantageous for South Korea

SEOUL, Sept. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — While the alleged development of a hydrogen bomb by North Korea is keeping the military on alert, Donald Trump’s allusions to a possible termination of the Korea – U.S. Free Trade Agreement is keeping the nation’s economy in a similar state. In the latest stream of news either decrying [...]