S. Korea-U.S. summit takes place amid diplomatic tug-of-war in Northeast Asia

And our Blue House correspondent Hwang Hojun, who’s also in Washington for the summit between Presidents Moon and Trump… is going to guide us step-by-step through the flurry of diplomacy that’s taken place over the past few months to get us to this point. The diplomatic surge in Northeast Asia started in March. “South and […]

S. Korea’s volleyball star Kim Yeon-koung returns to Turkish league

Turning to the world of sports. South Korea’s volleyball superstar Kim Yeon-koung… is heading back to Turkey to get ready for a new season there. After playing a year for Shanghai, the 2012 London Olympic MVP signed a two-year contract with Turkish team Eczacibasi. According to her agency, Inspo-korea, she turned down a more generous […]

Hyundai and Kia’s electric cars becoming hugely popular in Korea, global markets

Korean auto giant Hyundai and its smaller sibling Kia Motors have seen a significant jump in sales of electric cars during the first three months of this year. According to Hyundai on Sunday,… the two auto brands sold over 75-thousand eco-friendly models including hybrid, electric and fuel cell electric vehicles. That’s a 20-percent increase from […]