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...

Ban Ki-moon Declares Presidential Bid

Departing United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon made an official declaration Tuesday to express his interest in running for South Korean presidency. In his final interview...

Prosecutors Seek 30-Year Prison Sentence for Ousted S. Korean President Park

South Korean prosecutors demanded a 30-year prison sentence and a fine of 118.5 billion KRW for former President Park Geun-hye. The decision was made based on...

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...

Daughter of Korean Presidential Candidate Sexually Harassed while Campaigning

Yoo Dam, the daughter of Bareun Party's presidential candidate Yoo Seung-min, has been sexually harassed while she was campaigning for his father in Seoul. Previously...

Former Chancellor of Germany Marries Korean Woman as Fourth Wife

On the 21st, German magazine 'Bild' announced ex-chancellor Gerhard Schröder is getting married to a Korean businesswoman, who is 25 years younger than him. The...

Clinton cannot attain the magic delegate number yet says Sanders

US Democratic presidential race leader Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders' campaign rival Hillary Clinton, Democratic presidential candidate and former Secretary of State, reached the needed magic...

Gomez Defeats Ahn in Congressional Race

On Tuesday, Jimmy Gomez (D) defeated Robert Lee Ahn (D) in a runoff election for the recently-vacated House of Representatives seat for the 34th...

South Korean Presidential Candidate Promotes People to Shop

Politics, at times (most of the time, to be honest with myself), sounds difficult and boring. Policies invite unfamiliar terms and many are left puzzled...

Kim Jong-nam, Half-brother of Kim Jong-un, Killed in Malaysia

The North Korean man who was killed at the Kuala Lumpur airport in Malaysia on 13th has been confirmed to be Kim...

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