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Trump invites Kim to ‘say hello’; heads for demilitarised zone

Kim 'very much wants' to meet, Trump said after he invited Kim to third diplomatic date after their encounters in Singapore and Hanoi.

30 Jun 2019 9:24 AM

North Korea says it's fighting swine fever with quarantine

There’s concern in South Korea that the outbreak in North could spread across the border.

12 Jun 2019 11:37 AM

South Korea records first current account deficit in 7 years

The world's 11th largest economy posted a current account deficit of $660 million in April, figures from the central Bank of Korea showed.

05 Jun 2019 2:49 PM

Huawei launches 5G lab in South Korea, but keeps event low-key

The Chinese tech giant said it planned to invest about USD 5 million in the lab in the Junggu district of Seoul.

31 May 2019 7:34 AM

US urges South Korea to reject Huawei goods, citing security risks

Washington has been pressing its allies not to use equipment made by Huawei over concerns it could be used for espionage.

23 May 2019 12:46 PM


Royal Enfield enters South Korea

The company has entered the country by opening its first flagship store in Seoul with Vintage Motors.

19 Apr 2019 6:40 PM

South Korean, US telcos roll out 5G services early as race heats up

The technology can offer 20-times faster data speeds than 4G long-term evolution (LTE) networks.

04 Apr 2019 2:25 PM

South Korea's burned out millennials choose YouTube over Samsung

Some young Koreans are moving out of city for farming, shunning their society’s traditional measures of success.

01 Apr 2019 10:31 AM

1,600 hotel guests in South Korea secretly filmed, live-streamed online: Report

Two men have been arrested, while two more are being investigated in connection with the illegal acts.

21 Mar 2019 10:40 AM

South Korea radar and thermal camera system warns 'smartphone zombies' of traffic

The multi-dimensional warning system is operated by radar sensors and thermal cameras and comes with a price tag of 15 million won.

19 Mar 2019 10:36 AM


USD 50 billion bilateral trade target set for 2030: MEA

The two leaders announced future cooperation in defence co-production and defence technology.

22 Feb 2019 4:22 PM

PM Modi receives Seoul Peace Prize

Prime Minister Narendra Modi receives prestigious Seoul Peace Prize for 2018 in South Korea.

22 Feb 2019 10:56 AM

In talks with large auto companies in India: Harman

The Stamford-headquartered company is already catering to various global companies from India.

03 Feb 2019 3:07 PM

South Korea closes biggest dog slaughterhouse complex after criticism

There are currently no laws on how to treat or slaughter canines for meat in South Korea.

23 Nov 2018 12:40 AM

South Korean cult leader gets 15 year jail for raping followers

Lee stood with his eyes closed as the judgement was read, showing no emotion.

22 Nov 2018 2:17 PM


South Korean lawyers press govt for cryptocurrency laws, investor protection

It is rare for the Korean Bar Association to campaign publicly for specific technological or business interest groups.

09 Nov 2018 9:47 AM

Wanted to turn Gujarat into South Korea when I was chief minister: PM Modi

'Our states have more power than many countries in the world. Compared to many small countries, our states have more potential,' PM said.

08 Oct 2018 2:21 PM

In show of unity, two Koreas' leaders visit spiritual birthplace of nation

Kim Jong Un, Moon Jae-in visited Mount Paektu, the spiritual birthplace of Korean nation, for show of unity on last day of Pyongyang summit.

20 Sep 2018 2:35 PM

Sushi eater has to get his hand amputated after catching bacterial infection by eating raw fish

The man, from South Korea, had huge blisters and bruises on his hand as a result of bacterial infection caught from eating raw seafood.

31 Aug 2018 5:16 PM

Tears as North meets South after 70 years

Several members of families were driven apart during war.

21 Aug 2018 6:22 AM