The Korea Herald (Korea)

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - “Sufficient messages have been sent to the North, and as it would have many things to consider if the visit is to occur, (Cheong Wa Dae) is waiting without worrying,” said a high-level official from South Korea's presidential office.

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho’s trips to the communist state’s allies -- China, Syria and Vietnam -- show the North’s desperation amid stalled denuclearization talks between Pyongyang and Washington, experts say. 

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - S. Korea’s segmented labour market hampers labour mobility, creates less competition.

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - Government forecasts up to 10 billion won ($8 million) worth of air miles to expire on Jan. 1

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - US President Donald Trump reportedly wants South Korea to pay more for US troops.

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) -​ Former Gwangju Mayor Yoon Jang-hyun, who allegedly had engaged in a fake ex-first lady scam, arrived in South Korea early Sunday morning for a prosecution investigation.

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) -​ Transport Ministry and KORAIL officials say railroad switch system error likely caused the recent derailment of a KTX train.

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) -​ Posco Daewoo, the trading unit of Posco, will build a solar plant free of charge on an island in Myanmar in hopes of boosting ties with the country.

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) -​ South Korea's National Assembly recently passed a revision to the Game Industry Promotion Act, prohibiting entities from offering paid services to level up a gamer’s account using methods unauthorized by the game’s creator.

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) -​ Despite continued protests from taxi unions, South Korean information technology giant Kakao has begun providing a trial of its carpool services, with plans to formally roll out the service for all users in South Korea on Dec. 17.