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On the Spot
: Kim Ji-soo
Sun, July 21, 2019 | 11:56
David vs. Goliath: South Chungcheong's battle against coal
On the morning of July 4, Dangjin Energy Center Chief Lee In-soo was at a community center in Daehoji Township in Dangjin, explaining why and how the agricultural community of 2,850 could and should switch to clean energy.
| 2019-07-18 17:36
'Younger brother' pulls it off at Cannes
By Kim Ji-sooDirector Bong Joon-ho, 50, seemed more like the younger brother in the line of Korean auteurs such as Im Kwon-taek, Lee Chang-dong, Hong Sang-soo and Park Chan-wook. (Some critics dub them the “new wave” directors in Korean cinema.) It was however Bong who brought home the much-coveted Palme d'Or with his film “Parasite” in Cannes, France,...
| 2019-05-29 17:44
Luck of Korean voters
Compared to some other voters across the world, the Korean voters may well be lucky in that we only routinely discover our Cabinet minister-nominees all have some “baggage” when they arrive for review at the parliamentary hearing for confirmation.
| 2019-04-03 17:40
This Friday at 8 p.m., Blackmarket in Itaewon and the FAME Creators Network host their first networking party for creators.
| 2019-04-02 21:37
[Korea Encounters]Arbor Day and the reforestation of Korea
Upon liberation from Japan in 1945, Korea's landscape was less than picturesque. Decades of timber exploitation by the Japanese and use of firewood by Koreans to heat homes had depleted Korea's forests and left most of its mountains barren.
| 2019-04-02 21:36
'Now, Here, France'
Everybody has a preferred place or country outside their homeland that they find enchanting. To Kim Sun-mi, a journalist for the Korean vernacular Dong-A Ilbo newspaper and author of “Now, Here, France” the aforementioned country is that place.
| 2019-03-29 21:26
Former President of Korea Times passes away
Cho Byung-pil, a former president-publisher of The Korea Times, has passed away. He was 80 years old.Cho, a graduate of English Language and Literature at Yonsei University, began work as a reporter at The Korea Times in 1962, and eventually went on to serve as managing editor from November 1987 through November 1991.
| 2019-03-05 18:35
Moratorium put on hope
“The relationship is just very strong and when you have a good relationship a lot of good things happen,” U.S. President Donald Trump said Thursday, as he sat facing North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. The two leaders were briefly meeting the press before they embarked on the real negotiations constituting the second North Korea-U.S. summit.
| 2019-02-28 20:08
Vietnam, host country with shades from control to reform
With the leaders of the U.S. and North Korea in place in Hanoi, the host country has shown a big hearty welcome with a jolt of pride alongside a high level of security.
| 2019-02-27 17:41
Kim Jong-un takes Vietnam as case study
Following in footsteps of his grandfather
Traveling more than 4,000 kilometers and 65 hours to take his first step in Vietnam, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un disembarked at Dong Dang Railway Station, Tuesday, looking confident and authoritative. He was accompanied on his armored green train by a top-level North Korean entourage that included his sister Kim Yo-jong, Vice Chairman of the Central Committee of the Worke...
| 2019-02-26 17:15
Kim Jong-un's every move under spotlight
Trump says he is willing to help resolve Korea-Japan dispute
Korea's southern regions hit by typhoon
Japan vows action if Korea hurts companies in trade row
Fukushima beach opens to swimmers eight years after nuclear disaster
Mud festival begins in Boryeong [PHOTOS]
[INTERVIEW] Globalization: Chinese universities develop strong policies
What can Plato tell us about the crisis of modern democracy?
Memory chip prices jump following Japan export curbs
N. Korea calls Japan's export curbs politically motivated
Pompeo rejects North Korean charges on military drills
Celebrating Korea-Czech relations
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