South Korea

South Korea

South Korea (Korean: 한국; RR: Hanguk or literally 남한; RR: Namhan; officially the Republic of Korea 대한민국; RR: Daehan Minguk) is a country in East Asia, constituting the southern part of the Korean Peninsula and sharing a land border with North Korea.

August 14, 2020

Ha Ji-won to Return to Big Screen After 5 Years – The Chosun Ilbo (English Edition): Daily News from Korea

Ha Ji-won Actress Ha Ji-won is returning to the big […]
August 14, 2020

(2nd LD) Seoul, Gyeonggi report record-high daily virus cases, toughen guidelines on gatherings

(ATTN: ADDS new info in paras 4-5) SEOUL, Aug. 14 […]
August 14, 2020

(2nd LD) S. Korea commemorates memorial day for ‘comfort women’

(ATTN: ADDS details on commemorative event in paras 13-14, photo) […]
August 14, 2020

(2nd LD) Doctors stage nationwide strike, some service disruption reported

(ATTN: UPDATES figures in para 6; ADDS leader’s remark in […]
August 14, 2020

S. Korea reviews tightening social distancing as new infections surge

SEOUL, Aug. 14 (Yonhap) — The South Korean government on […]
August 14, 2020

Sect leader indicted on charges of obstructing COVID-19 response

Sect leader indicted on charges of obstructing COVID-19 response The […]
August 14, 2020

S. Korea’s local infections at 4-month high, mostly linked to churches

South Korea’s daily locally transmitted COVID-19 cases surged to a […]
August 14, 2020

Three killed during building maintenance work in Seoul

(Yonhap) Three maintenance workers were killed at a commercial residential […]
August 14, 2020

Activist for comfort women grilled over embezzlement

Prosecutors grilled Rep. Yoon Mi-hyang, a longtime activist for the […]
August 14, 2020

(EDITORIAL from Korea JoongAng Daily on Aug. 14)

The allegations that the House of Sharing in Gwangju, Gyeonggi, […]
August 14, 2020

Is Owning 1 Home the Sole Measure of a Person’s Worth? – The Chosun Ilbo (English Edition): Daily News from Korea

Cheong Wa Dae appointed a couple of presidential secretaries early […]
August 14, 2020

Doctors Go on Strike Against Swelling Their Numbers – The Chosun Ilbo (English Edition): Daily News from Korea

Doctors nationwide went on strike Friday led by the Korean […]