[KBS WORLD RADIO] NEWS | Politics http://world.kbs.co.kr/english 15[KBS WORLD RADIO] NEWS | Politics en Oceans Ministry Discloses Detail of Cover-up of Bone Discovery http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131898 [Politics] : <BR><BR>South Korea's Oceans and Fisheries Ministry has disclosed the details of its controversial cover-up ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131898">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Thu, 23 Nov 2017 19:25:20 +0900 Politics Prosecution to Grill Fmr Finance Minister Choi over NIS Bribery Allegation http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131897 [Politics] : <BR><BR>Representative Choi Kyung-hwan of the main opposition Liberty Korea Party will be interrogated by ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131897">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Thu, 23 Nov 2017 18:53:05 +0900 Politics Oceans Minister Apologizes over Cover-up of Sewol Victim's Bone http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131894 [Politics] : <BR><BR>South Korea's Oceans and Fisheries Minister has apologized for the ministry’s cover-up of a ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131894">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Thu, 23 Nov 2017 17:39:38 +0900 Politics Bill Passes to Designate Day for Japan's Wartime Sex Slavery Victims http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131893 [Politics] : <BR><BR>The National Assembly's Legislation and Judiciary Committee has passed a revised bill seeking to ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131893">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Thu, 23 Nov 2017 17:32:50 +0900 Politics College Entrance Exams Proceed Smoothly in Pohang Despite Minor Tremor http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131883 [Politics] : <BR><BR>Anchor:&nbsp;The annual college entrance exam was held at one-thousand-180 test sites around the ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131883">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Thu, 23 Nov 2017 15:34:56 +0900 Politics People's Party and Bareun Party's Talks on Integration Set to Gain Speed http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131882 [Politics] : <BR><BR>The minor People’s Party and Bareun Party are set to launch active discussions on solidarity and ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131882">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Thu, 23 Nov 2017 15:21:08 +0900 Politics Top Office: No Decision Made on Suspension of Joint Drills During Winter Games http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131878 [Politics] : <BR><BR>The presidential office said Thursday that nothing has been decided about the suspension of the ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131878">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Thu, 23 Nov 2017 13:59:42 +0900 Politics S. Korea Considers Suspending Joint Military Drills with US for Winter Olympics http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131873 [Politics] : <BR><BR>South Korea is considering rescheduling annual joint military drills with the U.S. set for next ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131873">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Thu, 23 Nov 2017 10:19:11 +0900 Politics Confirmation Hearing Report Adopted for Constitutional Court Chief Nominee http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131868 [Politics] : <BR><BR>The National Assembly has adopted a confirmation hearing report on Constitutional Court chief ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131868">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Thu, 23 Nov 2017 08:25:00 +0900 Politics Ex-Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin Released after Arrest http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131867 [Politics] : <BR><BR>Former Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin has been released eleven days after he was arrested for his ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131867">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Thu, 23 Nov 2017 08:16:48 +0900 Politics Arrest Warrant Sought for Former Pres. Secretary over Bribery http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131866 [Politics] : <BR><BR>The prosecution is seeking an arrest warrant for former presidential secretary for political ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131866">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Wed, 22 Nov 2017 18:47:50 +0900 Politics Pres. Moon Pays Tribute to His Late Predecessor Kim Young-sam http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131863 [Politics] : <BR><BR>President Moon Jae-in has pledged to cherish the wish for unity and harmony left behind by ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131863">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Wed, 22 Nov 2017 17:55:37 +0900 Politics Gov't Announces Stricter Ethical Standards for Senior Posts Nominees http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131861 [Politics] : <BR><BR>People convicted of a sexual crime or driving under the influence(DUI) will be excluded from ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131861">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Wed, 22 Nov 2017 17:33:38 +0900 Politics UN Command: N. Korea Violates Armistice Agreement during JSA Defector Chase http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131847 [Politics] : <BR><BR> The United Nations Command(UNC) says North Korea violated the 1953 ceasefire agreement last week, when its border guards fired shots at a soldier defecting to South Korea.<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131847">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Wed, 22 Nov 2017 14:09:05 +0900 Politics UNC: N. Korean Soldiers Fired Across Military Demarcation Line http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131844 [Politics] : <BR><BR>Shots fired by North Korean soldiers at their comrade who defected to South Korea via the Joint ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131844">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Wed, 22 Nov 2017 10:52:54 +0900 Politics NIS Reform Committee to Recommend Name Change http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131842 [Politics] : <BR><BR>The internal reform task force of the National Intelligence Service(NIS) has reportedly produced a set of reform measures, including changes in the name.<br /> <BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131842">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Wed, 22 Nov 2017 09:47:23 +0900 Politics Main Opposition LKP Rejects Discussion of Bills on New Investigative Body http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131841 [Politics] : <BR><BR>The government's plan to establish a new agency to investigate corruption by high-ranking public officials has hit a snag. <br /> <BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131841">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Wed, 22 Nov 2017 09:31:36 +0900 Politics People's Party to Build Trust with Bareun Party before Forming Alliance http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131840 [Politics] : <BR><BR>The minor opposition People's Party has decided to put its efforts to merge with the minor conservative Bareun Party on hold.<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131840">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Wed, 22 Nov 2017 09:15:55 +0900 Politics Gov't to Raise Portion of Female Senior Officials to 10% in 5 Yrs http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131832 [Politics] : <BR><BR>The government is aiming to increase the portion of women in senior government positions to at ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131832">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Tue, 21 Nov 2017 17:51:03 +0900 Politics Pres. Moon Calls for Zero Tolerance for Sexual Crimes at Work http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131827 [Politics] : <BR><BR>President Moon Jae-in has called for zero tolerance of sexual harassment in the workplace.<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131827">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Tue, 21 Nov 2017 16:41:09 +0900 Politics Seoul: Highly Unusual if Chinese Envoy Didn't Meet Kim Jong-un http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131826 [Politics] : <BR><BR>Seoul's Unification Ministry said Tuesday that it would be highly unusual if China's special envoy to Pyongyang did not meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un during a recent trip to the reclusive country.<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131826">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Tue, 21 Nov 2017 16:37:18 +0900 Politics Foreign Ministry: Kim Jong-nam's Murder Clearly Terrorist Act by N. Korea http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131824 [Politics] : <BR><BR>The South Korean government has called the assassination of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's half brother earlier this year a terrorist act perpetrated by the North.<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131824">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Tue, 21 Nov 2017 15:53:42 +0900 Politics Pres. Moon Encourages College Entrance Test Takers http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131820 [Politics] : <BR><BR>President Moon Jae-in has voiced support for thousands of students preparing for the annual college entrance exams on Thursday, as the government continues to deal with the aftermath of an earthquake which struck Pohang city last week, causing the exam to be delayed.<br /> <BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131820">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Tue, 21 Nov 2017 15:26:41 +0900 Politics Pres. Moon Appoints Hong Jong-haak as SMEs Minister http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131819 [Politics] : <BR><BR>President Moon Jae-in on Tuesday officially appointed Hong Jong-haak as minister of SMEs and startups.<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131819">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:46:27 +0900 Politics S. Korea Received More than 30,000 Applications Seeking Asylum http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131816 [Politics] : <BR><BR>More than 30-thousand refugees have sought asylum in South Korea over the last twenty-three ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131816">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:25:59 +0900 Politics Gov't, Top Office, DP Agree Best Efforts for Quake Restoration and CSAT Exams http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131813 [Politics] : <BR><BR>The government, presidential office and the ruling Democratic Party(DP) held a meeting at the ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131813">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Tue, 21 Nov 2017 11:45:32 +0900 Politics Moon Appoints Venture Minister Despite Objections http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131810 [Politics] : <BR><BR>President Moon Jae-in has appointed venture minister nominee Hong Jong-haak despite objection from ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131810">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Tue, 21 Nov 2017 09:58:01 +0900 Politics Top Office Official: President will Appoint Venture Minister Nominee Tuesday http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131806 [Politics] : <BR><BR>President Moon Jae-in is expected to appoint venture minister nominee Hong Jong-haak on ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131806">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Tue, 21 Nov 2017 09:09:04 +0900 Politics Gov't, Ruling Party, Top Office Call for Creation of New Investigative Body http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131799 [Politics] : <BR><BR>The government, the ruling party and the presidential office have reaffirmed their concerted will ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131799">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Mon, 20 Nov 2017 18:29:10 +0900 Politics Moon Welcomes S. Koreans' Active Participation in Public Petitions http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131795 [Politics] : <BR><BR>President Moon Jae-in has welcomed South Koreans’ active participation in public policy proposals ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Po_detail.htm?No=131795">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Mon, 20 Nov 2017 17:28:37 +0900 Politics