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South Korea pushes back at Trump claims...

South Korea pushes back at Trump claims...

East Asia

Wed, Feb 13 2019

Trump said at a cabinet meeting in Washington on Tuesday Seoul had agreed to pay $500 million more as...

Weapons radar row flares up between...

Weapons radar row flares up between...

East Asia

Sat, Dec 29 2018

Tensions have flared since Japan alleged that a South Korean destroyer last week aimed its fire-control...

North Korea defectors' details leaked...

North Korea defectors' details leaked...

East Asia

Fri, Dec 28 2018

There are 25 such centres across the country which provide support for the roughly 30,000 North Korean...

Koreas' bid to reconnect rail, road...

Koreas' bid to reconnect rail, road...

East Asia

Wed, Dec 26 2018

The two sides will conduct additional joint surveys and design work that could take one or two years...

South Korea denies radar lock on Japanese...

South Korea denies radar lock on Japanese...

East Asia

Mon, Dec 24 2018

On Friday, Japan's defence minister said a South Korean destroyer had locked its targeting radar...

Thousand Koreans sue govt over wartime...

Thousand Koreans sue govt over wartime...

East Asia

Thu, Dec 20 2018

A group of 1,103 former forced labourers and their families said it had filed a lawsuit demanding the...

South Korea foundation scraps award...

South Korea foundation scraps award...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 18 2018

The foundation was set up in 1994 to commemorate the 1980 pro-democracy uprising in Gwangju, which ended...

Security, free speech in focus as Seoul...

Security, free speech in focus as Seoul...

East Asia

Fri, Dec 14 2018

Opposing groups have also been vocal in wanting to welcome Kim and calling for more engagement with the...

North, South Korean soldiers enter each...

North, South Korean soldiers enter each...

East Asia

Wed, Dec 12 2018

North Korea blew up 10 of its facilities in November, while the South tore 10 down on its own side using...

Moon: Trump to grant Kim's wishes after...

Moon: Trump to grant Kim's wishes after...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Dec 3 2018

Trump and Kim held a historic summit in Singapore earlier this year, signing a vaguely worded deal on...

Infographic: Koreas survey North’s railways...

Infographic: Koreas survey North’s railways...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Dec 1 2018

A South Korean train has crossed into North Korea for the first time in a decade as the two countries...

US, South Korea scale back military...

US, South Korea scale back military...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Nov 22 2018

Earlier this month Pyongyang threatened to 'seriously' consider returning to its weapons drive...

Japanese, South Korean trawlers collide...

Japanese, South Korean trawlers collide...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Nov 15 2018

The 48-tonne South Korean trawler was sinking after the collision, which occurred around 9:38 am local...

US, S Korea marines hold small-scale...

US, S Korea marines hold small-scale...

World

Mon, Nov 5 2018

Although larger exercises were suspended, the two countries have continued small-scale drills, the South’s...

South Korea president says North's Kim...

South Korea president says North's Kim...

World

Thu, Nov 1 2018

The 1950-53 Korean War ended with an armistice rather than a peace treaty, leaving the two sides still...

South Korea Supreme Court allows ‘conscientious...

South Korea Supreme Court allows ‘conscientious...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Nov 1 2018

The full-bench decision overturns about five decades of precedents that punished conscientious objectors...

N Korea readies nuclear, missile sites...

N Korea readies nuclear, missile sites...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Oct 31 2018

North Korea has stopped nuclear and missile tests in the past year, but it did not allow international...

Two Koreas, UN forces agree to remove...

Two Koreas, UN forces agree to remove...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Oct 23 2018

The two Koreas have been removing landmines around the area as part of the agreement and they confirmed...

On the path towards digitization

On the path towards digitization

Editorial

Mon, Oct 22 2018

The government’s push to promote the ICT sector through incentivization has clearly been a step...

Snowstorm kills nine climbers on Mount...

Snowstorm kills nine climbers on Mount...

South Asia

Sat, Oct 13 2018

The bodies of eight climbers -- four South Koreans and four Nepali guides -- were spotted near the wreckage...

S Korea ex-president Lee jailed for...

S Korea ex-president Lee jailed for...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Oct 5 2018

The former South Korean leader was indicted in April on 16 charges that included bribery, embezzlement...