Moon Jae-in

South Korean doctors divided over end of strike, reject deal

The deal to end strike over medical reform plans went unheard as some doctor trainees rejected it for being a…

3 months ago

Seoul makes face mask compulsory as COVID-19 cases surge

South Korea issued new guidelines surrounding face-mask-wearing in its capital city, Seoul, as the country faces coronavirus battle anew. Seoul,…

3 months ago

Tensions rise on the Korean peninsula – and they are unlikely to recede any time soon

After a period of relative quiet, North Korea again commandeered news headlines with the dramatic, if symbolic, demolition of the…

5 months ago

South Korea approves extra $6.3 billion budget, helps families hit by pandemic

The South Korean administration passed a new measure that will give middle-income and lower-income households another emergency relief worth 1…

8 months ago