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President talks with Canada, Philippines leaders
Nov 19, 2015
President Park Geun-hye shakes hands with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau during a summit held on the sidelines of the APEC meeting in Manila on Nov. 18. Korea-Canada summit President Park Geun-hye, currently on a trip to Manila to attend the 23rd Asia-Pacif...


Korea, Cambodia sign MOU on legislative exchange
Nov 19, 2015
Korea and Cambodia signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) that covers legislative exchange and cooperation, in Seoul on Nov. 4. The MOU, signed by the Ministry of Government Legislation and Cambodia’s Council of Ministers, stipulates increased exchanges between people ...


G20 takes heed of Korea’s structural reforms
Nov 17, 2015
Korea's successful structural reforms and its efforts to promote the creative industries are praised by G20 leaders at the recent G20 Antalya Summit in Turkey. During an economic performance evaluation at the recent 2015 G20 Antalya Summit in Turkey, Korea came in second p...


G20 leaders join forces to tackle terrorism, refugee cr...
Nov 17, 2015
The leaders of the G20 states adopted the G20 Leader’s Communiqué and the G20 Statement on the fight against terrorism. Pictured are the leaders attending the 2015 G20 Antalya Summit in Antalya, Turkey, that ran from Nov. 15 to 16. The 2015 G20 Antalya Summit concluded on...


President holds bilateral talks with UK prime minister
Nov 16, 2015
President Park Geun-hye (second from left) and British Prime Minister David Cameron (second from right) hold bilateral talks on Nov. 15 in Antalya, Turkey. During the 2015 G20 Antalya Summit, President Park Geun-hye and British Prime Minister David Cameron held bilateral t...


President outlines reforms, creative industries at G20 ...
Nov 16, 2015
President Park Geun-hye and other G-20 leaders attend the G-20 summit in Antalya, Turkey, on Nov. 15. President Park Geun-hye embarked on her two-day trip to Antalya, Turkey, on Nov. 15, as she met with her counterparts from other G-20 countries. During a meeting over l...


Park urges Abe to make decision on wartime sex slavery
Nov 14, 2015
President Park Geun-hye (second from right) and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe hold a Korea-Japan summit on Nov. 2 at Cheong Wa Dae.President Park Geun-hye pressed Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday to make a decision to resolve the issue of former South Korean sex ...


President to visit Turkey, Philippines, Malaysia
Nov 12, 2015
President Park Geun-hye will visit Turkey, the Philippines and Malaysia from Nov. 14 to 23 to attend four multilateral summit meetings: the G20 forum, the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum, the ASEAN+3 forum and the East Asia Summit (EAS). Kim Kyou-hyun, senior pr...

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Korea supports Myanmar's landmark election
Nov 10, 2015
"This year's Myanmar election is a historic milestone in the country's democratic development." The Korean government has called Myanmar's Nov. 8 general election a "historic milestone." In a statement released by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Korean government...


Korea, Iceland hold summit
Nov 10, 2015
President Park Geun-hye (second from right) hosts a summit with Icelandic President Olafur Grimsson (second from left) at Cheong Wa Dae on Nov. 9.Korea and Iceland have agreed to enhance bilateral cooperation in the Arctic. President Park Geun-hye held a summit with her I...