South Korea's Moon offers olive branch to Japan
South Korean President Moon Jae-in struck a conciliatory tone towards Japan on Thursday, offering to "join hands" if Tokyo chooses dialogue as relations between the US allies dip to fresh lows.
Police raid South Korean sports agency in Ronaldo row
South Korean police raided a sports agency as part of a fraud inquiry after Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo sat out a friendly in Seoul, enraging thousands of fans.
MTV’s Alex Okosi receives honorary fellow of NIMN
The Executive Vice President and Managing Director of Viacom International Media Networks Africa (VIMN Africa) and BET International, Alex Okosi, on Thursday, received another befitting industry recognition with his induction as an honorary Fellow of the Nigerian Institute of Marketing of Nigeria (NIMN). Okosi was awarded this honor at a special investiture ceremony held at Eko Hotels and Suites in Lagos, Nigeria.
South Korea tests drone delivery in remote regions
Seoul began testing delivery by drone in the country's remote regions Wednesday, with the hope of improving residents' quality of life, the government said.
South Korea says warning shots fired at Russian military plane
South Korean fighter jets fired over 400 warning shots and Japan complained to Moscow on Tuesday after a Russian military plane violated airspace claimed by both Seoul and Tokyo.
South Korean man kills himself as dispute with Japan escalates
An elderly South Korean man died on Friday after setting himself on fire outside the Japanese embassy in Seoul as a bitter diplomatic dispute over wartime forced labour compensation took a fatal turn.
South Korea warns of 'prolonged' export row with Japan
South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Wednesday told top business leaders that Japan's ban on exports of chemicals crucial to the country's tech sector had caused an "unprecedented emergency" and warned of a drawn-out trade dispute.
Moon denies US-North Korea nuclear talks in 'stalemate'
South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Wednesday dismissed the idea that nuclear negotiations between Pyongyang and Washington had stalemated but stressed patience was needed to bridge a 70-year "sea of mistrust".