G-7 Communique Wide-Ranging, But Critics Find Shortcomings  

U.S. President Joe Biden has declared that the G-7 summit was an “extraordinarily collaborative and productive meeting” that made progress on fighting the coronavirus pandemic, reviving the global economy and…

The leaders of South Korea and Germany agree to cooperate on equitable global vaccinations

The leaders of South Korea and Germany agreed to work together for the production and supply of COVID-19 vaccines, Trend reports citing Yonhap. President Moon Jae-in met with Chancellor Angela…

EU still not resuming review of Hyundai Heavy-Daewoo Shipbuilding merger

The European Union’s (EU) antitrust regulator has not yet resumed its review of the proposed merger between South Korea’s two leading shipbuilders, putting its decision on hold for nearly a…

Moon meets Suga, Biden at G-7 summit

CORNWALL, Britain– South Korean President Moon Jae-in met Saturday with Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga and U.S. President Joe Biden, as they attended a Group of Seven (G-7) summit here.…

Moon, Merkel agree to cooperate on equitable global vaccinations

CORNWALL, Britain– The leaders of South Korea and Germany agreed Saturday to work together for the production and supply of COVID-19 vaccines, Cheong Wa Dae said. President Moon Jae-in met…

Moon joins G-7 summit, vows financial support for global vaccine supply

CORNWALL, Britain — South Korean President Moon Jae-in attended a Group of Seven (G-7) summit Saturday and unveiled plans to help lower-income nations procure COVID-19 vaccines. He stressed the importance…

Moon holds talks with EU leaders on COVID-19, climate

CORNWALL, Britain– South Korean President Moon Jae-in met Saturday with the leaders of the European Union and had discussions on COVID-19, climate and other pending global issues, Cheong Wa Dae…

EU still not resuming review of Hyundai Heavy-Daewoo Shipbuilding merger

SEOUL– The European Union’s (EU) antitrust regulator has not yet resumed its review of the proposed merger between South Korea’s two leading shipbuilders, putting its decision on hold for nearly…

Eastar may pick preferred bidder next week

SEOUL– Budget carrier Eastar Jet Co. may pick a preferred bidder next week after reviewing plans from several investors to take over the financially troubled company, industry sources said Sunday.…

New virus cases back under 500 on fewer tests, vaccinations gaining traction

SEOUL– South Korea’s daily new virus cases dropped below 500 Sunday for the first time in four days due to fewer tests over the weekend as the country’s inoculation drive…