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S. Korean government to revise media affairs guidelines to limit leaks of investigation details

South Korea’s ruling party and the government will revise guidelines for prosecutors to restrict leaks or the disclosure of details of investigations to the media at a meeting today the two sides said the move is aimed at reforming the prosecution and better protect people’s rights and meas prosecutors will be strictly regulated while the details of probes will not...

President Moon likely to focus on Korean peace process during trip to New York

a high-ranking official at Seoul’s presidential office says president Monday’s upcoming trips New York for the UN General Assembly will focus on getting the Korean peace process moving speaking to reporters on Sunday the official said president moon would focus on a few specific issues lowering speculation that the president would bring up diplomatic relations with Japan the presidential spokesperson...

News In-depth Part 3: New media politics to replace ′boss politics′ Part3: 양김시

Ji-won, I suppose it′s now time for not only politicians but all of us living this day and era here in Korea to ponder upon what changes the nation′s political landscape would or could undergo… as the so-called ″two-Kim era″ comes to a close? Well, political analysts and experts agree that they were the last Korean politicians who could rally...

Open government data creating social and economic impact in Korea

Since 2013, the Korean government has been collecting data to set a public database that not only contributes to government transparency, but also unlocks infinite possibilities in creating social and economic value. Transportation, the medical industry, and even retailers can all benefit from open data. In our News Features tonight, Oh Soo-young shows us how the stream of data is...

N. Korea reveals satellite center to CNN 북한 위성관제소 CNN에 첫 공개

North Korea has given the international media a rare peek at its new satellite control center that′s believed to be located in Pyongyang. CNN reported Wednesday that it was the first foreign media allowed inside the complex. The report included details from CNN′s exclusive interview with officials from the North′s National Aeronautical Development Association. They said that North Korea is...

S. Korea’s ruling party, government, Blue House discuss pending issues

South Korea’s ruling party the government and the presidential office met this morning to discuss the aftermath of Seoul’s decision to pull out of its military Intel sharing pact with Japan the three sides agreed that maintaining G somya is no longer in the country’s interest after Tokyo remove seoul from its list of trusted trading partners noting there’s still...

S. Korean government’s 2020 budget for job creation stands at record high of US$21.1 bil.

the South Korean government has allocated record-high 21 point 1 billion US dollars for job creation next year a whopping 21 percent increase from this year’s budget the government says nearly half of the budgeting or eight point four billion dollars will be used to provide financial support for the unemployed adding that this reflects the uncertainties in the job...