Korean films lead box office in August

Korean films led the box office in August, with the action flick “Escape from Mogadishu” placing first, according to recent data. A total of 7.91 million people went to the…

New cases fall below 2,000 amid concerns about spike in outbreaks after Chuseok holiday

South Korea’s daily coronavirus cases fell below 2,000 on Sunday due to fewer tests over the weekend, but concerns linger over a spike in transmissions after the Chuseok holiday, when…

(LEAD) New cases fall below 2,000 amid concerns about spike in outbreaks after Chuseok holiday

South Korea’s daily coronavirus cases fell below 2,000 on Sunday due to fewer tests over the weekend, but concerns linger over a spike in transmissions after the Chuseok holiday, when…

Moon due in New York for U.N. speech during Chuseok holiday in Korea

South Korean President Moon Jae-in will leave for New York later Sunday to attend an annual session of the United Nations General Assembly. He plans to deliver a keynote speech…

(3rd LD) New cases fall below 2,000 amid concerns about spike in outbreaks after Chuseok holiday

South Korea’s daily coronavirus cases fell below 2,000 on Sunday due to fewer tests over the weekend, but concerns linger over a spike in transmissions after the Chuseok holiday, when…

No decision yet on FM talks with Japan in New York: S. Korean official

No decision has been made yet on whether to hold talks with Japan’s foreign minister on the sidelines of a U.N. meeting in New York, a South Korean official said…

Sunday’s weather forecast

The following is the weather forecast for South Korea’s 12 major cities at 9:00 a.m. Sunday. Temperature (C) Condition Possibility High/Low of Rain (%) Seoul 27/21 Cloudy 30 Incheon 27/21…

Today in Korean history

1985 — Fifty South Koreans travel to Pyongyang, and an equal number of North Koreans come to Seoul to participate in the first temporary reunion of family members separated since…

Preliminary probe under way into firm at center of controversial development project in Seongnam

Police said Sunday they were looking into the cash flow of an asset management company at the center of corruption allegations raised over a land development project in the city…

(LEAD) Moon heads to New York for U.N. speech during Chuseok holiday in Korea

South Korean President Moon Jae-in left for New York on Sunday to attend an annual session of the United Nations General Assembly later the same day. He plans to deliver…