Category: Governance

First lady Kim to briefly meet Biden

SEOUL– First lady Kim Keon-hee is expected to briefly exchange greetings with U.S. President Joe Biden during a state dinner to be held Saturday after summit talks between President Yoon Suk-yeol and Biden, an official close to Kim said Friday.Biden i…

Biden arrives in S. Korea for first summit with Yoon

SEOUL– U.S. President Joe Biden arrived in South Korea on Friday for his first summit with President Yoon Suk-yeol on a range of issues, including North Korea’s nuclear program and supply chain risks.Biden’s Air Force One landed at Osan Air Base in Py…

DP decides to confirm PM nominee Han

SEOUL– The main opposition Democratic Party (DP) decided Friday to confirm Prime Minister nominee Han Duck-soo, an official said, in an about-face amid concern that rejecting the nomination could backfire and hurt its chances in next month’s local ele…

Biden set to arrive in S. Korea for first summit with Yoon

SEOUL– U.S. President Joe Biden is set to arrive in South Korea on Friday for his first summit with President Yoon Suk-yeol on a range of issues, including North Korea’s nuclear program and supply chain risks.Biden’s visit, his first since taking offi…