The leaders of North and South Korea embraced on Friday and pledged to work for the “complete denuclearization of the Korean peninsula” on a day of smiles and handshakes at the first inter-Korean summit in more than a decade.
3 years, 5 months ago
South Korean prosecutors charged Samsung Group chief Jay Y. Lee with bribery and embezzlement on Tuesday as the top conglomerate announced the dismantling of its corporate strategy office, the latest developments in a graft scandal that has rocked the country.
4 years, 7 months ago
Samsung Group chief Jay Y. Lee was arrested on Friday over his alleged role in a corruption scandal rocking the highest levels of power in South Korea, dealing a fresh blow to the technology giant and standard-bearer for Asia's fourth-largest economy.
4 years, 8 months ago
Tenant en compte la crise dans la zone euro, Enterprise Mauritius, qui vient de me-ner une étude sur la Corée du Sud sur la diversification des marchés d’exportations, estime que des opportunités existent pour les manufacturiers locaux dans ce pays.
6 years, 5 months ago
The captain of the ferry that sank off South Korea, leaving more than 300 missing or dead, was arrested early Saturday on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need — three of whom were seen lifeless in the drowned vessel by a diver who was unable to get them out.
7 years, 5 months ago
Rescuers were hammering on the upturned hull of a capsized South Korea ferry on Thursday hoping for a response from hundreds of people, mostly teenage schoolchildren, believed trapped after the vessel started sinking more than 24 hours previously.
7 years, 6 months ago
North Korea conducted extensive live-fire military drills off its southern coast on Monday, some of its artillery shells falling south of the disputed sea border with South Korea, in a military provocation that came a day after the North threatened to conduct more nuclear tests.
7 years, 6 months ago
South Korea has the highest suicide rate among the 20 countries that make up the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, and it's carried that unfortunate statistic on its back for the past eight years.
8 years, 3 months ago
Mauritian tourism operators were out in force this week at Hana Tour International Travel Show, held in Seoul, South Korea. MTPA and Air Mauritius, also present at the tourism fair, took the opportunity to organize a workshop for the tour operators and travel agents Korean Monday, May 27 and which was attended by thirty operators, including FIT Club, Hana Tour, Sport Tourism, Lotte tower, GB Ocean.
8 years, 4 months ago