Korea remains a model for Africa’s industrialisation, says Adesina
The African Development Bank has called on governments in the continent to create the right environment for the private sector to lead the continent’s industrial revolution.
Trump, Moon discuss North Korea's threat to scrap summit
US President Donald Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Sunday discussed North Korea's recent threats to cancel its unprecedented summit with Washington, Seoul's presidential office said. After weeks of warm words and diplomatic backslapping, Pyongyang abruptly threatened to pull out of the planned summit next month because of US demands for "unilateral nuclear…
South Korean president asks UN to verify closure of North korea's test site
South Korean President Moon Jae-in has asked the United Nations to verify the planned closure of North Korea's nuclear test site, a UN spokesman said Tuesday.
Things 'going very well,' Trump says after talk with South Korea's Moon
US President Donald Trump said Saturday that "things are going very well" after talking with South Korea's President Moon Jae-in about an upcoming summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
North and South Korea agree to get rid of nuclear weapons
North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, yesterday, made history by crossing the border into South Korea to meet President Moon Jae-in. The two Koreas have agreed to get rid of their nuclear weapons in historic talks between Jong-un and Jae-in. Jong-un made history by crossing the border into South Korea for talks on nuclear weapons, becoming…
North and South Korea hold historic summit
The leaders of the two Koreas held a landmark summit Friday after a highly symbolic handshake over the Military Demarcation Line that divides their countries, with the North's Kim Jong Un declaring they were at the "threshold of a new history".
Hopes for peace as Kim takes historic step to inter-Korean summit
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will walk across the Demilitarized Zone on Friday for a historic summit with the South's President Moon Jae-in, the highest-level encounter yet in a whirlwind of nuclear diplomacy.
North and South Korea open hotline between leaders
The two Koreas opened a hotline between their leaders Friday, Seoul's presidential office said, a week before a summit between North Korea's Kim Jong Un and the South's President Moon Jae-in in the Demilitarized Zone. The line links the presidential Blue House in Seoul with the Pyongyang office of the nuclear-armed North's State Affairs Commission,…
South Korea's Park will not appeal jail term
South Korea's disgraced former president Park Geun-hye will not appeal her 24-year prison sentence for corruption, reports said Monday.
South Korea's Park jailed for 24 years for corruption
South Korea's disgraced former president Park Geun-hye was jailed for 24 years Friday for corruption, closing out a dramatic fall from grace for the country's first woman leader who became a figure of public fury and ridicule.