South Korea's ruling party members and rights activists are calling on the government to reopen a 2019 case of the repatriation of two North Korea fishermen, blaming the previous government of trying to curry favour with Pyongyang.
South Korean leader Yoon Suk-yeol has departed from years of tradition by holding informal daily media events to field questions on topics ranging from inflation and ties with neighbouring North Korea to the first lady and even boyband BTS.
South Korea on Wednesday confirmed its first case of monkeypox virus and pledged to strengthen monitoring and response systems as it raised the alert level to "caution" for the infectious disease.
South Korea plans to set up a delegation to NATO in Brussels, the national security adviser said on Wednesday, as Seoul pushes to strengthen its partnership with the organisation and play a bigger role on the global stage.
South Korea space rocket launch puts satellites in orbit
South Korea and the United States staged a joint air power demonstration on Tuesday during a visit by U.S.
The EU found that the merged entities would create a group controlling nearly two-thirds of the global LNG cargo ship market
The man has been charged for stalking and murdering his ex-girlfriend in her flat in central Seoul
"LeBron James is cool and can say what he wants. I respect that."
The actor will likely portray the Korean-American superhero Amadeus Cho in "The Marvels."
The "Itaewon Class" actor could play either Amadeus Cho or Marvel Boy in the "Captain Marvel" sequel.
Jin and Suga of international pop sensation BTS do not have to enlist in the military when they turn 28.
Once signed, the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) will be the world's largest trade pact in terms of GDP, according to analysts.
Earlier this year, the firm was dethroned by Huawei from its long-held position as the world's biggest smartphone maker.
The IPO price was set at 135,000 won ($118) but within minutes of the Kospi exchange opening the stock was trading at 330,000 won.
The South Korean tech giant said in an earnings estimate that it expected operating profit to reach 12.3 trillion won ($10.6 billion) for July to September.
The fisheries official was shot dead on Tuesday by North Korean soldiers.
There are eight contenders for the director general of World Trade Organization as Roberto Azevedo steps down on Monday.
The United States, had recorded 5.99 million cases of infection as of 0030 GMT Monday, according to Johns Hopkins University's tracker.
Several analysts have played down suggestions that Kim's health is deteriorating.
Samsung Electronics shares were up 1.69 percent in early morning trade.
The ambassador shaved off his moustache, which has offended South Koreans because it reminds them of brutal Japanese colonial rulers.
Quarter-on-quarter, it shrank 3.3 percent, also the worst showing in more than 20 years.
Korean moon bears are on the line for slaughter with their bile being tapped as a proposed cure-all for coronavirus
His death came a day after his former secretary filed a police complaint -- said to involve sexual harassment -- against him.
The two men -- one surnamed Han, 87, and the other Ro, 90 -- say they were captured during the 1950-53 Korean War.
South Korea denies the extradition of a local convicted of operating a large network of child pornography websites.
Samsung Electronics is crucial to South Korea's economic health.
The North has a different history of the conflict, which it knows as the Victorious Fatherland Liberation War.
In recent weeks, Pyongyang has issued a series of vitriolic condemnations of Seoul over anti-North leaflets.