gnb content footer


News Focus



Policies RSS RSS



Korea joins anti-doping policy-making body
Nov 11, 2013
Korea has been elected as one of the 38 members represented on the Foundation Board of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA). Korea served as a member of the board from 1999, when the WADA was established, until 2006. It now resumes the position for the first time in eight years. ...


Korea-Thailand expand cooperation on copyright law
Nov 08, 2013
Korea and Thailand agreed to promote cooperation on copyright law. The two nations signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to cooperate on copyright infringement, neighboring rights and intellectual property rights on November 7. Korea was represented by Director-General Kim K...


President Park, Belgian PM discuss cooperation at summi...
Nov 08, 2013
President Park Geun-hye held summit talks with Belgian Prime Minister Elio Di Rupo after her arrival in Brussels, Belgium, on November 7. The two leaders exchanged opinions on enhancing Korea-Belgium cooperation across a wide range of areas and both regional and global issues inv...

Korea_Latin America_Forum_th_02.JPG

Seoul hosts 6th Korea, Latin America conference
Nov 08, 2013
Seoul played host to a forum aimed at boosting cooperation between Korea and Latin America on November 5 and 6. The sixth High-Level Forum on Korea-Latin America Partnership takes place in Seoul on November 5 and 6. (photos courtesy of the MOFA)The sixth High-Level Forum o...


President Park meets scientists, business leaders in Be...
Nov 08, 2013
President Park Geun-hye met with scientists and venture business entrepreneurs in Brussels, Belgium, on November 7. The meeting was organized to hear the views of local experts on the potential to develop the creative industries through the use of basic sciences and technological...


President stresses creative economy cooperation
Nov 08, 2013
President Park Geun-hye emphasized Korea-UK cooperation in creative industries at two economic forums in London on November 6 during her state visit to Britain. At the Korea-UK Global CEO Forum and the Joint Economic and Trade Committee, President Park gave the keynote address in...


Korea, U.K. to strengthen cooperation in economy, cultu...
Nov 07, 2013
President Park Geun-hye held summit talks with Prime Minister David Cameron of the United Kingdom on November 6 in London to discuss measures to extend Korea-U.K. cooperation. The two leaders said that President Park’s U.K. state visit holds great significance as this year marks ...


President meets British political party leaders
Nov 06, 2013
President Park Geun-hye met leaders of Britain’s Labour Party and Liberal Democratic Party in London on November 5 as part of her official itinerary during her state visit to the United Kingdom. During the meetings, President Park expressed her gladness to be making a state visit...


President Park attends royal banquet
Nov 06, 2013
President Park Geun-hye attended a state banquet hosted by Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace in London on November 5. The banquet was attended by over 140 people, including the Earl of Wessex Prince Edward and his spouse, Princess Anne and her spouse, the Duke of Gloucester...


President Park visits British Parliament
Nov 06, 2013
President Park Geun-hye visited the British Parliament and talked with its members in the Royal Robing Room in the Palace of Westminster in London on November 5 during her three-day state visit to Britain.  Among the 100 members present at the meeting, from both the upp...