SEOUL (REUTERS) – Japan has approved shipment of a high-tech material to South Korea for the second time since imposing export curbs last month, Yonhap…View More Japan again approved shipment of photoresists to South Korea: Yonhap
SEOUL, South Korea — President Moon Jae-in of South Korea on Thursday struck a conciliatory note toward Japan after weeks of bitter feuding between Washington’s…View More South Korean Leader Strikes Conciliatory Tone in Dispute With Japan
SEOUL (AFP) – The head of a major South Korean cosmetics firm resigned on Sunday (Aug 11) after facing a heavy backlash for forcing his…View More South Korean cosmetics firm boss quits over YouTube praising Japan
Career diplomat and MP Lee Soo-hyuck once served as Seoul’s chief negotiator in the six-party talks with North Korea. South Korean President Moon Jae-in appointed…View More South Korea picks new envoy to US who called Trump 'treacherous'
SEOUL (THE KOREA HERALD/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) – An Asiana Airlines flight from New York to Seoul last month made an emergency landing when an eight-year-old…View More Asiana Airlines makes emergency landing to save 8-year-old passenger
South Korean President Moon Jae-in yesterday renewed calls for an “inter-Korean peace economy” to surpass Japan, evoking their bitter shared history and stoking nationalistic zeal…View More President Moon vows to beat Japan with 'inter-Korean peace economy'
TOKYO – South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Monday (Aug 5) renewed calls for an “inter-Korean peace economy” to surpass Japan, evoking their bitter shared…View More President Moon vows to beat Japan with 'inter-Korean peace economy'
SEOUL (AFP) – Seoul and Washington were to begin annual joint military exercises on Monday (Aug 5), defying warnings from Pyongyang that the war games…View More US-South Korea to hold drills despite Pyongyang warnings
SEOUL (BLOOMBERG) – South Korea and the US will start joint military drills on Monday (Aug 5), Yonhap News reports, as tensions escalate in the…View More South Korea, US drills to start despite North's warning
Japan yesterday removed South Korea from its list of trusted export destinations, prompting Seoul to do likewise in a tit-for-tat measure as tensions between the…View More Japan, South Korea engage in tit-for-tat trade measures
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – China’s new U.N. ambassador warned on Friday that if the United States wanted to fight China on trade “then we will…View More China's new U.N. envoy says Beijing ready to fight U.S. on trade
SEOUL (AFP) – Angry South Korean demonstrators on Friday (Aug 2) accused former colonial power Japan of “economic invasion” after Tokyo removed Seoul from a…View More Angry South Koreans accuse Japan of 'economic invasion'
South Korea’s Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha met Japan’s Foreign Minister Taro Kono yesterday on the sidelines of the Asean meetings in Bangkok amid a growing…View More South Korea, Japan ministers' talks fail to ease trade, political row
TOKYO – South Korea will be formally struck off a list of trusted export destinations at the end of this month over security concerns, Japan…View More Japan will strike South Korea off white list of trusted trade partners, effective Aug 28