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Korea-Japan-China cooperation to cover education, touri...
Aug 31, 2016
Song Ji-young, won the first prize at the second Korea-Japan-China Trilateral Cooperation Idea Contest, speaks during the awards ceremony at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Aug. 30. Foster Korea-Japan-China experts by being able to major in "trilateral studies." Travel acros...


Korea, China, Japan join hands for the arts
Aug 29, 2016
Chinese Vice Minister of Culture Ding Wei (left), Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Kim Jongdeok (center) and Japanese Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Matsuno Hirokazu present the '2016 Jeju Declaration' at the eighth Korea-China-Japan Culture...


Gov’t to extend infertility treatment, support benefits
Aug 26, 2016
Minister of Health and Welfare Chung Chinyoub delivers a briefing about the government’s new measures to tackle the issue of low birthrates. Starting next month, the government will expand infertility treatment support to couples at all income levels. It will also raise the...


Global policy-makers get master's in Korea
Aug 25, 2016
Public officers studying environmental policy in Korea pose for a photo. Some 50 officials from across the world are studying for their master's as part of a scholarship program from the Ministry of Environment. They discussed global environmental issues and Korea's environmental...


'Firm and solid action in response' to any provocation ...
Aug 25, 2016
President Park Geun-hye listens to an explanation about how unmanned aerial surveillance vehicles operate during a visit to a central battalion of frontline troops as part of the Ulchi Freedom Guardian military exercises on Aug. 24. "Probable threats." North Korea's nucl...


Korea, China, Japan to meet in Jeju
Aug 25, 2016
Leaders from Korea, China and Japan will convene on Jeju Island this weekend to enhance trilateral exchanges in the arts, sports and other cultural activities. The eighth Korea-China-Japan Culture Ministers' Meeting on Aug. 27 and 28 will be attended by Minister of Culture, ...


Korea, China, Japan: top diplomats reaffirm commitment
Aug 25, 2016
Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se (left) and his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi shake hands during talks held on the sidelines of the eighth Trilateral Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Tokyo on Aug. 24. Foreign ministers from South Korea and China have vowed to work to bring ...


North Korea's obsession with nuclear weapons developmen...
Aug 24, 2016
North Korea's obsession with nuclear weapons development will only hasten the country's self-destruction, South Korea's foreign ministry said Wednesday, denouncing the communist country's latest test-firing of a submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM). Pyongyang fired the SL...


N. Korea test-fires submarine-launched missile: Seoul
Aug 24, 2016
North Korea on Wednesday test-fired a submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) in waters off its east coast, the South Korean military said, in an apparent show of defiance against the ongoing military drill between Seoul and Washington. North Korea launched the missile from w...


S. Korea, China, Japan vow to lead global efforts again...
Aug 24, 2016
The top diplomats of South Korea, China and Japan on Wednesday vowed to spearhead global efforts against North Korea's continued missile provocations as they held a trilateral meeting to discuss cooperation and other pending issues of mutual concern. The talks, held in Tokyo earl...