The Korea Herald (Korea)
SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - South Korea’s budget allocated for inter-Korean projects next year has exceeded 1 trillion won ($890.7 million) for the first time since 2016.
SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - Admitting to falling short of mediating conflicts among old and new business models, committee pledges intensified role in second term.
SEJONG (The Korea Herald/ANN) - Earlier this year Korea signed a free trade agreement with five Central American countries -- Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama -- which made it the first Asian country to reach the deal with a Central American trade bloc. Ports in Central America -- both for the Caribbean Sea and Pacific Ocean sides -- are among the top cruise tourist destinations.
SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - Samsung on track to commercialise chips for self-driving cars starting with Tesla’s autonomous model slated for launch in March.
SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - Transactions of Samsung Biologics shares resume on Korea Exchange, about a month after the company was slapped with a trading suspension on accusations of accounting misconduct.
SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - Under a theme of “Travel, Taste, Touch,” tourists visiting Korea from Jan. 17 through Feb. 28 will receive benefits and promotions when shopping.
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.