The new deal must still be approved by South Korea's parliament, but it would boost its contribution.
10 Feb 2019 4:15 PM
North Korea's Kim Jong Un has expressed "great satisfaction" after receiving a letter from US President Donald Trump.
24 Jan 2019 12:14 PM
The year-long investigation will cover 50 sports and include children competing from primary schools upwards.
23 Jan 2019 8:29 PM
Kim was willing to meet Trump again at any time 'to produce a result that will be welcomed by the international community'.
01 Jan 2019 2:06 PM
The work portrays a film set, with Kim and Trump as friends and quarrelling over money.
20 Dec 2018 2:55 PM
The rare defection came as the two Koreas push ahead with a process of reconciliation in an effort to ease tensions.
01 Dec 2018 7:16 PM
Lee stood with his eyes closed as the judgement was read, showing no emotion.
22 Nov 2018 2:17 PM
This is the first official report of a weapons test since N Korea began a diplomatic process with US over its nuclear and missile program.
16 Nov 2018 1:32 PM
North's foreign ministry said Pyongyang could revert to its former policy if the US did not change its stance over sanctions.
04 Nov 2018 2:44 PM
Foreign Ministry statement came amid sense of unease between US and Seoul over use of sanctions to get North to relinquish nuclear program.
03 Nov 2018 3:18 PM
In September, the leaders of the two Koreas agreed Kim would visit Seoul 'in the near future' without giving a specific date.
01 Nov 2018 3:06 PM
Pompeo met with North Korean leader in Pyongyang on Sunday to rekindle stalled denuclearisation talks.
08 Oct 2018 3:46 PM
Kim and Moon embraced at Pyongyang's international airport -- where North Korean leader had supervised missile launches last year.
18 Sep 2018 7:40 PM
'Let’s open an era of peace and prosperity with the solidarity of one people,' read a hoarding displayed outside the terminal.
18 Sep 2018 1:41 PM
Moon, who brokered June's historic Singapore summit between Trump and Kim, will fly to Pyongyang next week.
11 Sep 2018 2:52 PM
The third summit between the North's leader Kim Jong-Un and South Korean President Moon Jae has been announced for September 18-20.
06 Sep 2018 2:31 PM
Kim Jong Un and Trump held a watershed summit in June in Singapore and pledged to work toward denuclearisation of the peninsula.
06 Sep 2018 10:59 AM
Ju was a former minister of the North's defence ministry, which was in charge of developing the country's nuclear weapons and missiles.
04 Sep 2018 3:01 PM
Selling highly caffeinated drinks to students in schools has already been banned since 2013.
31 Aug 2018 1:39 PM
North Korea's media also urged US to lift the sanctions on Pyongyang, adding that improvement of ties and sanctions can't go together.
23 Aug 2018 3:09 PM