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  • G20 praises Korea’s 3-year economic innovation plan Nov 17, 2014

  • Korea-Canada FTA to lift tariffs within 10 years Korea-Canada FTA to lift tariffs within 10 years

    Mar 12, 2014

    Korea and Canada have concluded their free trade negotiations, President Park Geun-hye and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced in a joint statement on March 11. After eight years and eight months of free trade agreement (FTA) talks, Canada agreed to gradually lift tariffs on Korean automobiles and electronic goods while Korea said it will reduce duties on Canadian beef and pork. Korea...

  • Korea, Canada conclude FTA Korea, Canada conclude FTA

    Mar 12, 2014

    President Park Geun-hye held summit talks with Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper on March 11. The two leaders announced the conclusion of the Korea-Canada free trade agreement (FTA). They urged North Korea to give up its nuclear program in order to pursue sustainable peace and stability on the Korean Peninsula. "As we conclude negotiations on the free trade agreement between Korea and Canada,...

  • Unified Korea to open new future for the world: President Unified Korea to open new future for the world: President

    Mar 04, 2014

    President Park Geun-hye emphasized that the Korean Peninsula should be transformed into a land of hope, created through the reunification of the country. President Park said these words during the opening ceremony of the Asian Leadership Conference in Seoul on March 3. “There will be no fear of war or threat of nuclear attack in a unified Korea. The people of both Koreas will enjoy their lives as ...

  • Recognition of history guides future direction: President Recognition of history guides future direction: President

    Mar 03, 2014

    President Park Geun-hye urged Japan to reflect properly on its history and asked North Korea to regularize family reunions at a ceremony commemorating the 95th anniversary of the March First Independence Movement held at the Sejong Center for the Performing Arts in central Seoul on March 1. “Ninety five years ago today, our ancestors rose up resolutely to win back the country’s independence and so...

  • Address by President Park Geun-hye on the 95th March First Indepe... Address by President Park Geun-hye on the 95th March First Indepe...

    Mar 01, 2014

    Fellow Koreans, seven million compatriots overseas and our brethren in the North, decorated patriots who fought for the nation’s independence and distinguished guests, Today, we celebrate the meaningful 95th March First Independence Movement Day. Had it not been for the sacrifices of our patriots and martyred forefathers who devoted their lives for the country’s independence, the Republic of Korea...

  • President emphasizes preparation for unification President emphasizes preparation for unification

    Feb 26, 2014

    President Park Geun-hye announced that she will launch a presidential committee in order to seek a systemic, constructive direction for reunification of the Korean Peninsula. President Park said that the country needs to prepare for reunification in order to open a new era for the Korean Peninsula, during an announcement of statement on February 25 to mark the first anniversary of her administrati...

  • President asks global CEOs to expand investment in Korea President asks global CEOs to expand investment in Korea

    Jan 23, 2014

    President Park Geun-hye met with the CEOs of leading international companies Qualcomm, Saudi Aramco and Siemens on the sidelines of the 44th World Economic Forum Annual Meeting on January 22 in Davos, Switzerland. During the meetings, she encouraged the business leaders to expand their investments in Korea and she emphasized the need to cooperate with business. President Park described her governm...