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Jeju to be 'smart' tourist destination, self-sufficient...
Jun 26, 2015
President Park Geun-hye makes her congratulatory remarks during a ceremony to open the Jeju Center for a Creative Economy and Innovation on June 26. President Park Geun-hye attended a ceremony to open the Jeju Center for a Creative Economy and Innovation and has st...

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Construction companies are living proof of the nation’s...
Jun 26, 2015
President Park Geun-hye delivers her congratulatory speech during an event held on June 25 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Korean companies first winning construction projects overseas and, as a nation, having achieved an accumulated USD 700 billion in construction contrac...

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President meets UN human rights representatives
Jun 26, 2015
President Park Geun-hye meets with U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein on June 25 at Cheong Wa Dae. President Park Geun-hye met with U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein and the chief of the U.N. office for North Korean human r...

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Sacrifices of Korean War heroes should never be forgott...
Jun 25, 2015
President Park Geun-hye expresses her gratitude to Korean War veterans for their sacrifices during her remarks at an event held on June 24 to mark the 65th anniversary of the start of the Korean War. “It is thanks to your patriotism and sacrifices that it has been mad...

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International cooperation required to better fight cont...
Jun 25, 2015
President Park Geun-hye (center) discusses ways to swiftly and effectively deal with new types of contagious diseases, including MERS, that may hit the nation. She's speaking with a group of experts on June 24 at Cheong Wa Dae. President Park Geun-hye met with a group of i...

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Korea, Latin America share immigration systems
Jun 25, 2015
Participants in the Korea-Latin America seminar on public safety listen to an explanation about Korea’s simplified immigration system on June 24. Korea and Latin American nations will now be sharing their immigration administration systems. The fourth seminar on public ...

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Korea opens world’s 3rd-longest tunnel
Jun 24, 2015
A ceremony is held to mark the opening of the Yulhyeon Tunnel in Yongin-si City, Gyeogngi-do Province. The third-longest tunnel in the world has opened, after the 57-kilometer Gotthard Base Tunnel in Switzerland and the 54-kilometer Seikan tunnel in Japan. The map shows ...

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Open market, innovation, regulatory reform: all require...
Jun 24, 2015
Korea’s export-based economy and its ability to secure price competitiveness, usually backed by a low exchange rate, seem to have run out of steam. The country needs to find new engines of economic growth. Efforts should be focused on expanding government investments, such as in ...

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President meets Japan-Korea lawmaker union leader
Jun 23, 2015
President Park Geun-hye met with Furushiro Nukaga, chairman of the Japan-Korea Parliamentarians' Union, at Cheong Wa Dae on June 22. The president said during the meeting with Nukaga, in Korea as an envoy of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, that it is meaningful that t...

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Foreign minister holds meeting with Japanese PM
Jun 23, 2015
Minister of Foreign Affairs Yun Byung-se (left) meets with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Tokyo on June 22. Minister of Foreign Affairs Yun Byung-se held a meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to discuss the future direction of the Korea-Japan relationship in ...