[KBS WORLD RADIO] HOT ISSUE http://world.kbs.co.kr/english 15[KBS WORLD RADIO] HOT ISSUE en 2017-11-23T20:26:25 Earthquake Hits Pohang http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10078465 A 5.4 magnitude earthquake hit the city of Pohang in North Gyeongsang Province at 2:29 p.m. ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10078465">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 19 Nov 2017 HOT ISSUE Pres. Moon’s Southeast Asia Tour http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10078464 President Moon Jae-in concluded his 8-day Southeast Asia tour on Tuesday evening in the Philippines ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10078464">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 19 Nov 2017 HOT ISSUE IMF Raises S. Korea’s Growth Outlook http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10078463 The International Monetary Fund(IMF) has raised its growth forecast for South Korea to ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10078463">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 19 Nov 2017 HOT ISSUE Trump’s State Visit to S. Korea http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10078179 U.S. President Donald Trump left for China on Wednesday after his two-day state visit to South ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10078179">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 12 Nov 2017 HOT ISSUE Nine Bareun Party Members to Defect to LKP http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10078178 Nine lawmakers of the splinter conservative Bareun Party declared Monday that they are leaving to ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10078178">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 12 Nov 2017 HOT ISSUE FTA Revision Negotiations to Begin as Early as December http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10078177 South Korea’s negotiations with the U.S. to revise their bilateral free trade agreement could ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10078177">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 12 Nov 2017 HOT ISSUE S. Korea, China Agree to Mend Ties After THAAD Dispute http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10077963 Seoul and Beijing have agreed to amend the dispute over the deployment of the THAAD antimissile ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10077963">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 05 Nov 2017 HOT ISSUE Winter Olympic Torch Relay Begins in S. Korea http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10077962 Marking 100 days until the start of the PyeongChang Winter Olympics, the Olympic flame arrived in ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10077962">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 05 Nov 2017 HOT ISSUE KOSPI Closes Above 2,500 For First Time http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10077961 The benchmark Korea Composite Stock Price Index(KOSPI) closed above the two-thousand-500 threshold ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10077961">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 05 Nov 2017 HOT ISSUE Gov’t Unveils Plans to Cut Reliance on Nuclear Power http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10077586 The government will accelerate efforts to slash South Korea's dependence on nuclear energy as ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10077586">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 29 Oct 2017 HOT ISSUE Gov’t Rolls Out Household Debt Measures http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10077585 The government has rolled out comprehensive new measures to curb the growth of household debt. ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10077585">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 29 Oct 2017 HOT ISSUE Trial Implementation of Well-dying Law Begins http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10077584 A pilot project began on Monday for a law that allows patients suffering from incurable diseases to ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10077584">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 29 Oct 2017 HOT ISSUE Gov’t Unveils Job Policy Roadmap http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10077260 The government’s job creation committee, under the direct supervision of President Moon Jae-in, ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10077260">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 22 Oct 2017 HOT ISSUE State Commission Recommends Resumption of Nuclear Power Plant Project http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10077259 After much anticipation, a state commission has recommended resuming the construction of two ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10077259">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 22 Oct 2017 HOT ISSUE EU Expands Sanctions on N. Korea http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10077258 The European Union(EU) has banned the sale of oil and oil products to North Korea as part of ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10077258">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 22 Oct 2017 HOT ISSUE Assembly Inspections of Gov’t http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10076952 The first parliamentary inspection of government offices under the Moon Jae-in government began ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10076952">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 15 Oct 2017 HOT ISSUE South Korea and China to extend currency swap http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10076951 South Korea and China have agreed to extend their currency swap deal worth 56 billion dollars for ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10076951">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 15 Oct 2017 HOT ISSUE Court Extends Ex-Pres. Park's Detention http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10076950 The court has decided to extend the detention period of impeached former President Park Geun-hye. ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10076950">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 15 Oct 2017 HOT ISSUE Traffic & Cancer-Related Deaths http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10076629 South Korea ranks the lowest in cancer-related deaths in the Organization for Economic Cooperation ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10076629">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 08 Oct 2017 HOT ISSUE Anniversary of 2007 Inter-Korean Summit http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10076628 On October 4, 2007, then President Roh Moo-hyun held summit talks with then North Korean leader Kim ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10076628">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 08 Oct 2017 HOT ISSUE S. Korea, US Agree to Begin Process to Amend FTA http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10076627 South Korea and the U.S. are expected to launch negotiations to amend their free trade agreement as ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10076627">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 08 Oct 2017 HOT ISSUE Moon’s Meeting with Party Leaders http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10076575 President Moon Jae-in and the leaders of four major political parties have agreed on the principle ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10076575">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 01 Oct 2017 HOT ISSUE US Slaps Sanctions on N. Korean Banks http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10076574 The U.S. has imposed sanctions on eight North Korean banks and 26 bank workers, beefing up pressure ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10076574">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 01 Oct 2017 HOT ISSUE Previous Labor Reform Regulations Scrapped http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10076573 The government has officially scrapped two major guidelines that had served as key parts of labor ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10076573">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 01 Oct 2017 HOT ISSUE President Moon's U.S. Trip http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10076274 President Moon Jae-in ended his 5-day visit to the U.S. with a packed schedule Thursday including a ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10076274">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 24 Sep 2017 HOT ISSUE New State Body Proposed to Investigate High-Ranking Officials http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10076273 The government has announced its plans to establish a new investigative body charged with rooting ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10076273">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 24 Sep 2017 HOT ISSUE Samsung, SK Hynix Chip Sales Likely to Top W100Tn http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10076272 Samsung Electronics and SK Hynix are expected to see their joint semiconductor sales top 100 ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10076272">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 24 Sep 2017 HOT ISSUE UNSC Unanimously Adopts New Sanctions on N. Korea http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10075946 The UN Security Council(UNSC) has unanimously adopted new sanctions against North Korea, cutting ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10075946">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 17 Sep 2017 HOT ISSUE N. Korea Risk Poses Threat to S. Korean Economy http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10075945 Amid rising tensions from North Korea's nuclear and missile threats, a sense of crisis is also ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10075945">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 17 Sep 2017 HOT ISSUE Lackluster Employment Figures Put Government's Job Policy in Spotlight http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10075944 The Moon Jae-in administration's job policy is facing a major test after the release of lackluster ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_hotissue_detail.htm?No=10075944">[more...]</a><BR> KBS WORLD RADIOSun, 17 Sep 2017 HOT ISSUE