South Korea Newswire

South Korea Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for South Korea.

Results 1 - 20 of 20,336 in South Korea

  1. BWW Review: MATILDA at LG Art Center, 'That's Not Right!'Read the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... 2018, the first non-English speaking production of MATILDA had its first premiere in LG Arts Center of Seoul, South Korea. Excitement buzzed throughout the entire year of 2017 when it was confirmed that MATILDA was going to be performed in South ...

    Comment?

  2. Kiki Bertens wins Korea Open in 3 sets over Ajla TomljanovicRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Yuma Sun

    Ajla Tomljanovic of Australia returns a shot to Hsieh Su-wei of Taiwan during their semifinal match at the Korea Open tennis championship in Seoul, South Korea, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018.

    Comment?

  3. Moon to discuss inter-Korean summit with TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Seoul [South Korea], Sept 23 : South Korean President Moon Jae-in is set to embark on a visit to the United States on Sunday to brief his counterpart Donald Trump over the recent inter-Korean summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Pyongyang. Apart from discussing the matter with Trump, President Moon is also scheduled to explain the outcome of the inter-Korean summit at the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly, Yonhap News Agency reported.

    Comment?

  4. Asian firms move production around the regionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    At SK Hynix, which makes computer memory chips, work is under way to move production of certain chip modules back to South Korea from China. - Reuters file picture At SK Hynix, which makes computer memory chips, work is under way to move production of certain chip modules back to South Korea from China.

    Comment?

  5. South Korean President Moon Jae-in to Discuss Inter-Korean Summit With Donald TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | India.com

    Seoul: South Korean President Moon Jae-in is set to embark on a visit to the United States on Sunday to brief his counterpart Donald Trump over the recent inter-Korean summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Pyongyang. Apart from discussing the matter with Trump, President Moon is also scheduled to explain the outcome of the inter-Korean summit at the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly, Yonhap News Agency reported.

    Comment?

  6. video Spam, the special gourmet gift in S. KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    JINCHEON, South Korea: From the front lines of war to a staple of institutional catering, Spam is rarely seen as a gourmet ingredient -- but the canned pink meat holds a unique position in South Korea as a top-selling holiday gift. Over time Spam has become a part of South Korean food culture, with both young and old favouring the canned pink block Ahead of the Chuseok harvest festival which starts Sunday -- one of Korea's biggest celebrations and an occasion for mass family gatherings -- presentation wooden boxes of the blue-and-yellow tins, nestled in packing straw, line the shelves of both major retailers and local convenience stores.

    Comment?

  7. A Kim Jong Un visit to Seoul? It would be surreal challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    ... The fourth one could be surreal - if it happens. Imagine North Korean leader Kim Jong Un rolling through South Korea's ultramodern capital in an armored limousine flanked by crew-cut bodyguards running in crisp, military formation - the same streets ...

    Comment?

  8. Are Short Skirts and Thug-Wear Conducive to Learning?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | American Thinker

    I've never worn a school uniform. My burgherly public high school didn't require pressed slacks, liveried sweaters, solid-colored ties, button-ups, or polished Oxfords.

    Comment?

  9. Kim Jong-un and his - finger heart'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and his wife Ri Sol-ju, along with South Korean officials, pose for cameras with the so-called "finger heart" gesture against the backdrop of Cheonji Lake on top of Mount Paekdu on Sept. 20. The related photos, describing the last day of the inter-Korean summit in Pyongyang last week, were released by Seoul's presidential office Cheong Wa Dae on Sunday.

    Comment?

  10. Footage of Zico's N. Korea performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    Highly anticipated footage of Zico's performance in North Korea has been released. The video was featured as a part of JTBC's "Newsroom" talk show Saturday, where Kim Hong-gul, chair of the Korean Council for Reconciliation and Cooperation and one of the high-profile delegations that accompanied South Korean President during the inter-Korean summit, featured as a guest and released the clip of Zico.

    Comment?

  11. New Game: The iDOLM@STER: Cinderella GirlsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | MobyGames

    ... card. The new card has different artwork and improved statistics. In 2014, the game was launched for Android in South Korea, making it the first game from THE [email protected] series to be released there. In celebration, three new idols were ...

    Comment?

  12. North Korea's Kim flashes K-pop 'finger hearts' gesture in bid to soften image, photos showRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    In scene that would have been unthinkable just nine months ago, photos released Sunday showed North Korean leader Kim Jong Un making the popular "finger hearts" gesture atop Mount Paektu - one of the Koreas most sacred sites - with top South Korean officials. The pictures, released by South Korea's presidential Blue House, showed a beaming Kim posing while attempting the gesture in front of the mountain's pristine crater lake on Thursday.

    Comment?

  13. 'Kim Jong-un to visit S Korea in December'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Yonhap News Agency quoted Sohn as saying, "Chairman Kim Jong-un said he will come to Seoul in December." He, however, added that the exact date has not been finalised, and it would depend on the timing of South Korean government's invitation A South Korean businessman has said that North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is planning to visit Seoul in December this year.

    Comment?

  14. Chuseok exodus in full swing as highways clog with trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    Traffic surged on Korea's expressways nationwide Sunday, the second day of the five-day traditional holiday of Chuseok. Hundreds of thousands of cars left Seoul and nearby Gyeonggi Province and bus terminals, train stations and airports were crowded with people heading to their hometowns, according to the Korea Expressway Corp. Around 3.86 million vehicles were on the roads across the country on Sunday, with 470,000 leaving Seoul for other parts of the country, the agency said.

    Comment?

  15. Pat Buchanan: The unpardonable heresy of Tucker CarlsonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Watauga Democrat

    After playing clips of Democratic politicians reciting that truth of modern liberalism, Tucker Carlson asked, "How, precisely, is diversity our strength? Since you've made this our new national motto, please be specific." Reaction to Carlson's question, with some declaring him a racist for having raised it, suggests that what we are dealing with here is not a demonstrable truth but a creed not subject to debate.

    Comment?

  16. S. Korea's economic uncertainty hits highest in 15 months: dataRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    The uncertainty concerning South Korea's economic growth and economic policies reached the highest level in 15 months, global data showed Sunday. According to the Economic Policy Uncertainty Index, Asia's fourth-largest economy recorded 155.15 in July, the highest since 165.4 in April last year.

    Comment?

  17. Leipzig's defender Saracchi earns Uruguay call-upRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Uncapped RB Leipzig's left-back Marcelo Saracchi has been named in Uruguay's squad for friendlies against South Korea and Japan, the Uruguay Football Association said on Saturday. Coach Oscar Tabarez also recalled River Plate's midfielder Camilo Mayada and Santos Laguna's forward Jonathan Rodriguez for the October matches.

    Comment?

  18. As May seeks EU respect, the Koreans think of peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Vanguard

    When the history of Theresa May's term as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom is written, there is no doubt that many chapters will be dedicated to the "monstrous" topic called BREXIT. Every day of her Premiership has been defined by this issue which, unfortunately, was not her own making.

    Comment?

  19. Some see signs of hope on North Korea as Trump heads to UNRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Westport News

    North Korea's Kim Jong Un is "little rocket man" no more. President Donald Trump isn't a "mentally deranged U.S. dotard."

    Comment?

  20. FOLLOWUP: Ship carrying Army equipment leaves Terminal 5 for South KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | West Seattle Blog

    The ship that called at West Seattle's Terminal 5 to pick up hundreds of pieces of U.S. Army equipment has left for South Korea. Thanks to Andrw for the tip; the vehicle carrier MV Green Cove left last night.

    Comment?