North Korean leader deploys army to fight epidemic

Mr. Kim asked the military medic to stabilize the supply of medicine amid Covid-19

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on May 15 chaired an emergency meeting, asking the military to stabilize the supply of drugs in Pyongyang when the Covid-19 outbreak broke out. North Korea last week admitted for the first time that it …

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Korean youth are afraid to drink after work

Korean youth are afraid of drinking culture after work

Last month, South Korea lifted social distancing measures and ordered restaurants to close at midnight, but many young people don’t see this as good news. For young office workers, lifting Covid-19 restrictions means that “hoesik” – the office culture that …

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Korean youth are afraid of drinking culture after work

Korean youth are afraid of drinking culture after work

Last month, South Korea lifted social distancing measures and ordered restaurants to close at midnight, but many young people don’t see this as good news. For young office workers, lifting Covid-19 restrictions means that “hoesik” – the office culture that …

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The bold plan of the new Korean President

The bold plan of the new Korean President

Speaking during the swearing-in ceremony at the National Assembly in Seoul on May 10, President Yoon called North Korea’s nuclear weapons program a “threat” to the region. However, the successor of former President Moon Jae-in stressed that the door to …

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New South Korean President extends olive branch to North Korea

New South Korean President extends olive branch to North Korea

Addressing his inauguration, South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol said he would help North Korea develop its economy if Pyongyang accepts dialogue and denuclearization. “North Korea’s nuclear weapons program poses a threat to our security and to Northeast Asia, but the …

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