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S. Korean Gov’t Making Last-Ditch Effort to Dissuade U.S. From Imposing Tariffs

S. Korean Gov’t Making Last-Ditch Effort to Dissuade U.S. From Imposing Tariffs

SEOUL, Jan. 11 (Korea Bizwire) – Deputy Minister for Trade Kang Sung-chun left for the United States yesterday as South Korea looks to make one last push to encourage its second-largest trading partner to back off from imposing tariffs on solar panels and washing machines. Though fingers are crossed, the general mood is pessimistic, with [...]

S. Korea, U.S. Not Considering Any Military Measures Against N. Korea: Cheong Wa Dae

S. Korea, U.S. Not Considering Any Military Measures Against N. Korea: Cheong Wa Dae

SEOUL, Dec. 1 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea and the United States have not discussed any military options, including a naval blockade, against North Korea, an official from South Korea’s presidential office Cheong Wa Dae said Friday. The remarks came hours after President Moon Jae-in and U.S. President Donald Trump held their second telephone conversation [...]

Activists to Stage Anti-Trump Rallies Ahead of His Visit

Activists to Stage Anti-Trump Rallies Ahead of His Visit

SEOUL, Nov. 3 (Korea Bizwire) – Progressive civic groups plan to stage massive rallies this weekend in protest of President Donald Trump’s planned visit to Seoul next week, the organizers said Friday. At least 1,000 citizens will gather for an anti-Trump rally in Jongno, central Seoul, according to the groups. Similar protests will take place concurrently in other major cities, including Gwangju, Daejeon, [...]