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Korea, Jordan hold summit talks
Sep 11, 2015
President Park Geun-hye (right) and King Abdullah II of Jordan pose for a photo prior to the Korea-Jordan summit at Cheong Wa Dae on Sept. 11. President Park Geun-hye held summit talks with the King of Jordan, Abdullah II Ibn Al Hussein, on Sept. 11 in Seoul to discuss cooperat...


Make Eurasia one: President Park
Sep 11, 2015
President Park Geun-hye speaks during the ASEM Symposium Seoul 2015 on Sept. 10 in Seoul.President Park Geun-hye emphasized the importance of the potential for all of Eurasia on Sept. 10, saying, “In order to realize the infinite potential of Eurasia, it is important to properly ...


Meteorologists discuss future of weather education
Sep 10, 2015
Weather professionals from 19 nations have gathered in Seoul to discuss future directions for the development of meteorological training. The 11th Computer Aided Learning and Distance Learning (CALMet) workshop is underway at the Korea Meteorological Administration's (KMA...


President pushes for Northeast Asian development bank
Sep 10, 2015
President Park Geun-hye met with Jin Liqun, first president-designate of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), at Cheong Wa Dae in Seoul on Sept. 9. President Park Geun-hye shakes hands with Jin Liqun, first president-designate of the Asian Infrastructure Investm...


Korea to chair IAEA Nuclear Security Conference
Sep 10, 2015
Korea will play a leading role in the international cooperation on nuclear security at the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). "I wish to inform the board that the Republic of Korea has offered to chair, at the ministerial level, the next IAEA Nuclear Security C...


Unification of Korean Peninsula will end Cold War: pres...
Sep 10, 2015
President Park Geun-hye gives the keynote speech at the Seoul Defense Dialogue on Sept. 9 in Seoul. President Park Geun-hye said on Sept. 9 that, “Unification of the Korean Peninsula will be the fundamental solution to North Korean nuclear issues and humanitarian issues. It wil...


Korea shares disaster management experiences with 7 cou...
Sep 09, 2015
Participants in the emergency rescue educational program attend a CPR training course on Sept. 7 at the National 119 Rescue Headquarters in Daegu. Korea and seven countries have shared their knowledge and know-how on fire and disaster management and emergency rescue responses. ...


Koreas agree on family reunions in Oct.
Sep 08, 2015
Red Cross delegations from both Koreas hold working-level talks at the House of Peace in Panmunjom, Paju-si, Gyeonggi-do Province. They agreed to hold reunions for families separated since the Korean War from Oct. 20 to 26 this year. The two Koreas have agreed to hold r...


'Korea-China to become regional economic community': pr...
Sep 07, 2015
President Park Geun-hye says, 'Korea and China will be reborn as a USD 12-trillion regional economic community,' at a Korea-China business forum held in Shanghai on Sept. 4. President Park Geun-hye stressed that a Korea-China free trade agreement wo...


Foreign media focuses on Korea’s new balanced diplomacy
Sep 07, 2015
President Park Geun-hye (left) shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Sept. 2 prior to the Korea-China summit in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Foreign media outlets have commented on President Park Geun-hye’s visit to China to attend that country’s vi...