Nuke envoys of S. Korea, U.S., Japan hold phone talks over N. Korea’s latest projectile launches

The top nuclear envoys of South Korea, the United States and Japan held a discussion Monday about North Korea’s latest apparent missile test and agreed to maintain the close trilateral…

HDC Hyundai Development chairman offers to resign over Gwangju apartment building collapse

The chairman of major South Korean real estate developer HDC Hyundai Development Co. offered to step down Monday to take responsibility for a recent accident at its construction site that…

Moon emphasizes cooperation with UAE in carbon neutrality, clean energy

Moon’s visit to Korea’s pavilion at Dubai Expo, hospital, remarks in paras 11-15, foreign minister’s visit to the Akh unit in last 4 paras; CHANGES photos) By Kim Deok-hyun DUBAI,…

Polls show mixed results for rival presidential candidates

Three opinion polls released Monday showed mixed results for rival presidential candidates Lee Jae-myung and Yoon Suk-yeol. In a survey conducted by Realmeter, Yoon of the main opposition People Power…

special envoy Kim holds talks on N. Korea with S. Korean, Japanese counterparts

U.S. special envoy for North Korea Sung Kim held talks with his South Korean and Japanese counterparts on Monday to discuss North Korea’s latest missile launch, the Department of State…

Opposition party’s presidential candidate vows tough response to unauthorized labor rallies

Main opposition presidential candidate Yoon Suk-yeol said Sunday he will deal sternly with illegal labor rallies if elected in March. In a Facebook post, Yoon of the conservative People Power…

Yoon’s wife says MeToo cases occur when victims are not paid

The wife of main opposition presidential candidate Yoon Suk-yeol previously suggested that MeToo scandals occurred because victims were not paid, according to the recording of a phone call aired Sunday.…

40 pct of self-employed consider biz closure amid pandemic: survey

Four out of 10 self-employed people in South Korea are considering closing their businesses due to sluggish sales amid the long-enforced strict social distancing rules during the coronavirus pandemic, a…

N. Korean cargo train arrives in Chinese city of Dandong: sources

A North Korean freight train crossed the Yalu River railroad bridge into China on Sunday, multiple sources said, raising the prospect of the two sides resuming land transactions in earnest…

Record high of nearly 3 mln cars recalled in S. Korea last year: ministry

A record high of nearly 3 million vehicles were recalled in South Korea last year for the replacement of faulty parts and other repairs, government data showed Sunday. According to…