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Government hoists new insignia
Mar 29, 2016
Following the recent changes where the official government insignia was changed from a hibiscus to a taegeuk, the new flag is hoisted for the first time on March 29 in front of the Government Complex-Seoul with a performance by the marine band. A new governmental flag was...


MOFA spokesperson’s statement on the terrorist attack i...
Mar 29, 2016
1. The Government of the Republic of Korea is shocked and concerned over the fact that a large number of victims were killed in the terrorist attack in the Gulshan-e-Iqbal Park, Lahore, in the Pakistani province of Punjab, on March 27, and strongly condemns the terrorist act. ...


Seoul approves humanitarian shipment to N. Korea
Mar 28, 2016
Ever since Pyongyang's fourth nuclear weapons test and its test-launching of long-range missiles earlier this year, the Korean government has imposed a ban on all government and civilian inter-Korean exchanges. Now, however, some of the first humanitarian aid to North Korea this ...


President meets with French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc ...
Mar 25, 2016
President Park Geun-hye and French Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development Jean-Marc Ayrault meet in Cheong Wa Dae on March 24. President Park Geun-hye met with Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development Jean-Marc Ayrault of the French ...


Korea, Serbia collaborate on e-government
Mar 25, 2016
Minister of the Interior Hong Yun-sik (right) and Serbia's Deputy Prime Minister Kori Udovicki pose for a picture after signing a memorandum of understanding on e-government, in Seoul on March 16. Korea and Serbia have agreed to share their experiences and technologies ...


KOCIS, People's Daily sign MOU
Mar 24, 2016
KOCIS Director Park Younggoog (right) and Zhou Yubo, head of the People's Daily Online Korea, pose for a picture after signing a memorandum of understanding between the two agencies, at the Chinese media outlet's Seoul offices on March 24. The Korean Culture and Informa...

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Korea shares skills and experience in aviation educatio...
Mar 24, 2016
An instructor gives a lecture about airport pavement in Nairobi. As part of a Korea-Africa partnership on aviation education, the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport organized an educational program for local aviation workers from March 14 to 18 in Nairobi. Ko...


Korea, Laos extend legislative cooperation
Mar 24, 2016
Korea and Laos are to strengthen cooperation on legislation, the forming of laws and governing. The Ministry of Government Legislation signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) between Korea and Laos to cooperate on legislation on March 18. Minister of Government...


Korea, ASEAN discuss cooperation on information, media
Mar 23, 2016
Korea and ASEAN countries will enhance cooperation on the information and media sectors. The Korean government made these proposals as a way to bolster cooperation at the Conference of the Ministers Responsible for Information and Related Meetings that took place on March ...


Korean, Thai economic cooperation to deepen
Mar 23, 2016
President Park Geun-hye meets with Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand Somkid Jatusripitak at Cheong Wa Dae on March 22.President Park Geun-hye met with Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand Somkid Jatusripitak in Seoul to discuss cooperation measures covering the economic relationship...