Mercedes-Benz records 1.35 million sales in seven months
Mercedes-Benz has sold a sum of 1,356,350 vehicles in the first seven months of this year, which represents an increase of 2.3 per cent and a new record. Mercedes-Benz maintained its market leadership as the premium brand with the highest number of new registrations in the first seven months in markets including Germany, France, Switzerland,…
Koreas to hold Pyongyang summit in September
North and South Korea agreed Monday to hold a summit in Pyongyang in September after high-level talks in the Demilitarized Zone that divides the peninsula.
South Korea women hold record mass rally against 'spycam porn'
Tens of thousands of South Korean women staged a mass rally in Seoul Saturday to protest against spycam porn, urging tougher punishments for peeping Toms as anger over the growing scourge boils over. Since May, the monthly demonstration in Seoul has shattered records to become the biggest-ever women's protest in South Korea where the global…
South Korea renews 14-year MoU on Nigeria’s mining sector
The Republic of South Korea has concluded arrangements to renew the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on mineral resources signed with the Nigerian government in 2004. South Korean Ambassador to Nigeria, Lee In-tae, disclosed this during a courtesy visit to the Minister of State for Mines and Steel Development, Abubakar Bwari, saying his country was willing…
South Korea's ex-president Park given eight more years in prison
Disgraced former South Korean president Park Geun-hye was convicted of charges including illegally receiving funds from the country's spy agency on Friday and given eight more years in prison, on top of her current term.
South Korea seeks ties with Air Force to tackle insurgency
The Ambassador of the Republic of South Korea to Nigeria, Major-General Lee In-Tae (rtd), has disclosed the intention of his country to collaborate with the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) in tackling the insurgency in North East. During a courtesy call on the Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar yesterday in Abuja, the envoy…
US opens new military headquarters in South Korea
US forces in South Korea opened their new headquarters Friday, on what they called Washington's biggest overseas base, just weeks after President Donald Trump said he wanted to bring the troops home.
Delirious Mexicans swamp South Korean embassy
Ecstatic Mexican fans besieged the South Korean embassy in their capital to celebrate with diplomats after the Asian team stunned Germany at the World Cup and ensured Mexico's progress to the last 16 in Russia.
Koreas hold talks on connecting roadways
North and South Korea held talks on Thursday on establishing roadways to run across their border -- part of the initiatives agreed between their leaders to forge closer ties.