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Korea, Mexico bolster administrative cooperation
May 19, 2016
Vice Minister of the Interior Kim Sung-lyul (left) shakes hands with Mexico's Secretary of Public Administration Virgilio Andrade Martinez before going into the Korea-Mexico Public Administration Forum on May 16 in Mexico City. Korea and Mexico are strengthening their...


Korea-Iran cooperation to produce concrete outcomes: pr...
May 19, 2016
Iranian Vice President Masoumeh Ebtekhar (left) meets with President Park Geun-hye at Cheong Wa Dae on May 18. They agreed to work together so that the results of the Korea-Iran summit could produce concrete outcomes. President Park Geun-hye has emphasized that Korea and Iran s...


New gymnasium brings athletic hope to Bhutan
May 18, 2016
A gymnasium will be completed in October 2017 in Thimphu. Pictured is the construction site. Korea will share its experiences and knowhow with Bhutan as it grows into a sporting powerhouse by helping the Himalayan kingdom construct a new gymnasium. Bhutan has taken...


Korea to embark upon endless innovation: president
May 18, 2016
President Park Geun-hye expresses her desire for bold innovation at the seventh Asian Leadership Conference on May 17 in Seoul. “Korea will take the path of endless innovation,” said President Park Geun-hye during the seventh Asian Leadership Conference in Seoul on May 17. ...


Korea, Indonesia pursue comprehensive partnership
May 17, 2016
President Park Geun-hye (right) and Indonesian President Joko Widodo shake hands prior to their summit talks on May 16 at Cheong Wa Dae where they discussed extending bilateral cooperation between the two Asian nations. President Park Geun-hye and Indonesian President Joko Wido...


Science, technology are key to economic survival: presi...
May 13, 2016
President Park Geun-hye speaks during the first presidential panel on science and technology at Cheong Wa Dae on May 12. President Park Geun-hye has stated that, “The sole way out for us, to pull through this crisis facing our economy and to ensure another tak...


Korea to build new cities in Kuwait
May 12, 2016
Kuwait's Minister of State for Housing Affairs Yasser Hassan Abul (left) and Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport Kang Hoin shake hands after signing a memorandum of understanding on May 9. A Korean construction consortium is soon to take on a new city construct...


President Park to pay state visits to Ethiopia, Uganda,...
May 12, 2016
President Park Geun-hye is paying official state visits to Ethiopia, Uganda, Kenya and France from May 25 to June 4. President Park Geun-hye will pay official state visits to Ethiopia, Uganda, Kenya and France from May 25 to June 4. President Park will hold summit me...


President works to boost Korea-Argentina cooperation
May 11, 2016
President Park Geun-hye (right) holds talks with Argentine Vice President Gabriela Michetti (second from left) at Cheong Wa Dae on May 10. President Park Geun-hye announced that, “The new Argentine administration launched in December is pursuing reform and open-door ...


Korea, Egypt discuss business potential
May 11, 2016
Minister of Trade, Industry and Energy Joo Hyung-hwan and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi discuss future growth opportunities on May 4 in Cairo. Korea and Egypt have agreed to host a bilateral ministerial economic trade committee and a business forum every year ...