S. Korean government looks to increase upper limit of value of gifts offered to public officials from 50,000 won to 100,000 - but for farm products only.
Global index CCPI 2018 has slammed South Korea's response to climate change, questioning its commitment to global emission reduction targets.
Nicaragua harasses workers at South Korean owned factory; avian influenza rages on; demonstrators lose their court appeals; untrained riot police; and more.
Corruption at heart of Presidential scandal In a rare scene, lawmakers questioned the CEOs of nine major conglomerates on live…
Foreigners banned from rallies; humor and satire at rallies; people have low opinions of their jobs; mounting opinions in favor of conscientious objectors.
All five companies based in Korea with projects in Qatar or the UAE failed to respond when asked about protecting workers from abusive working arrangements.
State-authored textbooks might not be approved; President Park could face impeachment this week; the emerging culture of rallies and more in Weekly Brief.
Water cannon trucks brought out to protests; a proposed partner registration act; President Park dares the National Assembly to impeach her; and more.