North Korean official’s death raises questions

The death of one of North Korea’s most senior officials last week in a fatal car accident came as a surprise to observers in...

U.S. report shows Japan as No. 1 arms importer

Japan ranked as the largest arms importer worldwide, having a significant military expenditure, as shown by a U.S. government report that illustrated the Pacific...

Most Koreans split over Japan’s legal liability

Koreans are generally divided on whether they believe the Japanese government has acknowledged legal responsibility for sexually enslaving thousands of young women and girls...

It is time to prepare for peace and unification

Opportunity comes as the political situation fluctuates. From the South China Sea to the Korean Peninsula, East Asia is in turmoil as the United...

North reports top official’s death in car accident

Kim Yang-gon, the top North Korean official in charge of handling inter-Korean policies has died following an early morning car accident, the state-run Korean...

Tokyo’s take on comfort women deal stirs anger

Public rage came to a head on Wednesday, following a landmark deal between Seoul and Tokyo regarding the Japanese military’s sexual enslavement of Korean...

Gov’t pins labor hopes on flexible work hours

By 2018, all public institutions and companies will adopt flexible working times. Flexible working hours, which were previously only offered to women employees who were...

Ruling party prepares for the next president

This is the latest in a series of articles on the life and times of Kim Jong-pil, a two-time prime minister, based on extensive...

Exiled abroad, seeing the world in a new light

This is the latest in a series of articles on the life and times of Kim Jong-pil, a two-time prime minister, based on extensive...

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