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Mon, July 22, 2019 | 19:24
Korea, US to discuss North Korea food aid as leverage
U.S. Special Representative for North Korea Stephen Biegun plans to visit South Korea later next week for talks on how to advance negotiations between Washington and Pyongyang on nuclear disarmament, a Cheong Wa Dae official said Thursday.
| 2019-05-02 16:40
North Korea needs 'comprehensive' approach: Foreign Minister
North Korea is overconfident: experts
North Korea is too confident in the denuclearization talks and its brand of “negotiation through strength” is more arrogance than strategy with potentially destabilizing consequences, experts said Tuesday.
| 2019-04-30 17:32
Ex-US envoy calls Pyongyang 'corrupt mafia state'
Moon stresses economic revitalization
President Moon Jae-in has stressed the revitalization of the local economy, asking the government to join forces with the private and public sectors to apply stimulus measures focusing on emerging industries.
| 2019-04-29 18:32
Chile to support Korea's bid for Pacific Alliance
Chilean President Sebastian Pinera promised to support South Korea's bid to obtain associate member status in the Pacific Alliance, an economic bloc of four Latin American nations, during a summit with President Moon Jae-in at Cheong Wa Dae, Monday.
| 2019-04-29 16:14
LKP fears losing influence
The country's main opposition Liberty Korea Party's (LKP) strong opposition to the ruling Democratic Party of Korea's (DPK) determined push for a needed electoral reform bill is due to concerns about losing influence.
| 2019-04-26 17:05
NK presses US for concessions
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is pressing the United States, again, asking Washington to provide Pyongyang with such incentives as security guarantees and sanctions relief as prerequisites in advancing nuclear dialogue, political analysts in Seoul said, Friday. At his first summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin, Kim Jong-un accused Washington of acting in “bad faith”...
| 2019-04-26 16:16
'US will keep nuclear deterrence on the Korean Peninsula'
Moon may push for summit with Putin
South Korea and Russia may push for a summit between President Moon Jae-in and Russian President Vladimir Putin for discussions on the North Korea nuclear issue, a presidential aide said, Thursday.
| 2019-04-25 14:11
Kim Jong-un, Putin discuss how to handle US
Kazakhstan can help North Korea for denuclearization
Kazakhstan can be a good example of denuclearization for North Korea as it voluntarily and willingly gave up its nuclear weapons to prosper economically, a senior Cheong Wa Dae official said Tuesday.
| 2019-04-23 16:41
Kim-Putin summit likely in Vladivostok
Cheong Wa Dae hopeful of Kim-Putin summit
A senior presidential aide expressed a cautious view over the upcoming summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and Russian President Vladimir Putin, Tuesday, saying it could be helpful in advancing the denuclearization process.
| 2019-04-23 16:18
Kim-Putin summit likely in Vladivostok
Moon agrees on expanded ties with Kazakhstan
President Moon Jae-in agreed with Kazakhstan President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev to boost economic cooperation in areas of advanced agricultural and water purification technology, Cheong Wa Dae said in a statement, Monday.
| 2019-04-22 17:04
Samsung Galaxy S10 5G smartphone mocked by WSJ
Sales of Japanese beer, noodles, snacks plunge amid trade dispute
US to request Seoul's restraint on Korea-Japan row
Hyundai Mobis develops camera monitors to replace side mirrors
Korea suffers steepest fall in exports
A feud for the ages
Apple, Amazon concerned about Japan's export curbs
MSD Korea hit for 'excessive' employee monitoring
Military to fully implement use of mobile phones in barracks
Market expects additional rate cut in Q4
Celebrating Korea-Czech relations
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