Korea News Digest

Moon says COVID-19 crisis highlighting significance of AI sector

SEOUL, President Moon Jae-in on Wednesday reviewed South Korea’s campaign for the past year to develop its artificial intelligence (AI) sector and reaffirmed the government’s commitment to supporting relevant industries....

Appellate court reduces Hyosung chairman’s sentence

SEOUL, A Seoul appellate court on Wednesday overturned a lower court’s prison sentence for the chief of South Korean textile and chemical conglomerate Hyosung Group, indicted for embezzlement and breach...