South Korea is failing to cash in on a Chinese craze for a hit TV show because of too much red tape, President Park Geun-hye said Thursday.
A corner of South Korea is in the grip of a frenzied hunt for valuable space souvenirs, following a rare meteor shower there last week.1 Comment
The elegant brunette gazes out from a black and white photograph, her shoulder-length hair tumbling onto a floral print dress.
North Korea Sunday test-fired 18 rockets into the sea, South Korea's defense ministry said, the latest in a series of launches that have provoked criticism from Seoul and Washington.
The ageing parents of a Japanese woman who was kidnapped and taken to North Korea as a schoolgirl and allegedly died there have met her daughter for the first time, Japan's foreign ministry said Sunday.
North Korea has threatened to demonstrate its nuclear deterrence in a move analysts say could indicate the regime is preparing to carry out a fourth atomic test amid long-stalled disarmament talks.
The United States supports U.N. Security Council discussion of allegations North Korea committed crimes against humanity, a senior official said Friday. But he questioned whether the council had time to take up the issue.
Companies relocating their headquarters to provincial areas will enjoy wider tax benefits under the government's commitment to bolster policies for a balanced growth nationwide.
North Korea confirmed Tuesday a near-perfect turnout for its parliamentary “election” in which single candidates — approved by the political elite — stood uncontested in 687 constituencies across the country.
The younger sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has made an official debut of sorts, consolidating the grip on power of the ruling Kim dynasty's third generation.