A South Korean court acknowledged for the first time the government’s liability for the 2014 sinking of the Sewol ferry, which killed 304 people.
Moon Jae-in wants South Koreans to work less and earn more – and to achieve that his government has hiked the minimum wage and slashed the maximum length of the working week. But Heo Jeong, who serves barley tea samples at a Lotte Mart store in Seoul, says she lost a third of her income as a result.
Pompeo arrived in North Korea, hoping to “fill in” details on the North’s plans to dismantle its nuclear program.
The US appears to have shelved an “all or nothing” approach to N Korean denuclearization as Mike Pompeo prepares to head back to N Korea this week.
Bolton said he believed the bulk of North Korea’s weapons programs could be dismantled within a year.
LG Electronics has invested $3 mn in Bossa Nova Robotics -- marking the first time the company has injected funds into an overseas robot developer.
Anti-US souvenirs once sold on the N Korean side of the Demilitarized Zone have disappeared from gift shop shelves, Western tour operators say.
Samsung said it has developed a new ultrasound image processing engine to deliver three-dimensional pictures of various organs or of foetuses.
North Korea no longer poses a nuclear threat, nor is it the “biggest and most dangerous problem” for the United States, Trump said.
Pompeo will personally brief South Korean President Moon Jae-in on the outcome of the historic summit between Kim and Trump, an official said here.