The Korea Herald (Korea)

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - With the anticipated launch of 5G network services, South Korea’s major game companies are bracing for a full-on mobile war with new lineups.

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - Raising a rural population that has been declining for come 30 years has long been near the top of the government agenda, with some municipal governments resorting to helping pay for foreign brides.

SEOUL (The Korea Herald//ANN) - With the United States continuing to warn its European allies against deploying equipment from China’s Huawei, debate is taking place over the 5G race among South Korean telco companies and how the government should respond.

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - National Assembly Speaker Moon Hee-sang said Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is politicizing the “comfort women” issue as part of efforts to win supporters at home.

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - Diplomacy experts are expressing scepticism about the upcoming summit between the leaders of the US and North Korea, casting doubt on whether it will bring concrete progress toward denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula. At a recent meeting, some questioned whether the North would offer "measurable specifics" and warned that the US might take "an imprudent step" due to inadequate preparation.

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - When hundreds of Yemenis fleeing war and the humanitarian crisis back home made their way to a South Korean island last year, they were not expecting a warm welcome. But neither did they expected the outcry that labeled them “fake refugees.”

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - In just one week, the world will witness how the fifth-generation telecommunications network will be realized across various industries and change individual users' lives at the world's biggest mobile industry show in Barcelona, Spain, according to industry sources Sunday.

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - South Korean carmakers remain on edge as a decision on tariffs by US President Donald Trump looms closer, with the Department of Commerce reportedly having concluded in its confidential recommendation report due Sunday that auto imports could hurt national security.

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - Police are widening a crackdown on drugs and distribution at clubs located in Gangnam, southern Seoul, according to an announcement Sunday.

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - South Korea’s major banking groups are actively seeking mergers and acquisitions to expand their nonbanking business, in an effort to diversify incomes in light of volatilities in the main banking sector.