• 'I want the Soohorang doll with the eosahwa hat' February 24, 2018
    The speed skaters who won silver in the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games men’s team pursuit event at the Gangneung Oval hold up their Soohorang plush dolls with their eosahwa paper flower hats, g
  • Genesis wins best car brand of the year from Consumer Reports February 23, 2018
    Hyundai Motor's luxury brand Genesis has been named the Best Car Brand of the Year in the 2018 Brand Report Card announced by the U.S. magazine Consumer Reports on Feb. 22. (Genesis Worldwide Fac
  • Korea signs FTA with 5 Central American countries February 23, 2018
    Trade Minister Kim Hyun-chong (third from left) joins hands with ministers from five Central American countries at the Korea-Central America Free Trade Agreements (FTA) signing ceremony at the Lotte H
  • Korea, Switzerland agree on KRW 11 trillion currency swap February 21, 2018
    Swiss National Bank Chairman Thomas Jordan (left) and Bank of Korea Governor Lee Juyeol shake hands after signing a bilateral currency swap agreement, in Zurich on Feb. 20. By Kim Eun-young and
  • Exports lift Korean economy February 19, 2018
    Korea recorded the highest growth rate for exports in 2017, among the world’s top 10 exporting economies. The country’s volume of exports climbed two places in 2017, to sixth. (Yonhap News) By K
  • Korea, Uzbekistan agree to expand economic cooperation February 14, 2018
    Uzbekistani President Shavkat Mirziyoyev (left) meets with Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Strategy and Finance Kim Dong Yeon at the presidential palace in Uzbekistan on Feb. 13. By Park Hy
  • Korea, US hold second round of FTA negotiations February 6, 2018
    Korean negotiators headed by Deputy Minister for FTA Negotiations Yoo Myung-hee from the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy, and U.S. negotiators led by Assistant U.S. Trade Representative Michael
  • Korea’s ‘candle democracy’ ranked 20th in the world February 2, 2018
    The Economist Intelligence Unit placed Korea 20th in its 2017 democracy index, following Norway, Iceland, Sweden and other thriving democracies, on Jan. 31. (EIU Democracy Index 2017) By Sohn
  • Olympic gear, all winter long February 1, 2018
    Official PyeongChang Olympic goods are now available at 29 licensed outlets at major tourist spots across Korea, as well as online. The photo above shows the Olympic kiosk at the Lotte Department Stor
  • Korea ‘most innovative economy’ for fifth consecutive year: Bloomberg January 26, 2018
    Bloomberg has estimated Korea to be the most innovative economy for five consecutive years. The captured image above shows the top 10 most-innovative economies as selected by Bloomberg and announced o