Korea News Digest

Kazakhstan to resume air traffic with Azerbaijan

Kazakhstan will resume air traffic with Azerbaijan, Trend reports citing the country’s government.During the meeting of the government of Kazakhstan, an appropriate decision was made to resume and increase air traffic with 16 countries.This list includ…

Seoul-bound traffic jammed as S. Koreans return after Chuseok

SEOUL– Long lines of vehicles formed on South Korea’s major highways Tuesday as millions of people headed back to Seoul after celebrating the Chuseok holiday with their families in their hometowns.Korea Expressway Corp. predicted it would take six hou…

Moon set for vaccine diplomacy in New York

NEW YORK– South Korean President Moon Jae-in will engage in another round of COVID-19 vaccine diplomacy in the United States on Tuesday, according to his office.He plans to meet with Albert Bourla, chairman and CEO of Pfizer, making time during a trip…

Moon meets Pfizer CEO, discusses vaccine cooperation

NEW YORK– South Korean President Moon Jae-in met with the head of Pfizer Inc. Tuesday and talked about ways for “multilateral cooperation,” his office said.The meeting came as part of Moon’s COVID-19 vaccine diplomacy.Moon earlier had a series of meet…

Moon discusses N. Korea issue during summit with British PM

NEW YORK– South Korean President Moon Jae-in expressed deep concern Monday about North Korea’s recent series of missile launches during summit talks here with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Cheong Wa Dae said.He pointed out that Pyongyang’s mov…