Stories By Lim Yun Suk
102 Jul 2015 Thu
As local businesses in South Korea suffer the impact of the MERS outbreak, ordinary citizens have united to help their Korean comrades overcome the crisis.
230 Jun 2015 Tue
Shops in South Korea have been hit by the MERS outbreak as tourists cancel their trips to the country, and business owners are trying to bring back customers.
326 Jun 2015 Fri
With the two Koreas still technically at war, many North Koreans have been unable to return home and still dream of the chance of meeting their families again.
425 Jun 2015 Thu
On the 65th anniversary of the Korean War, some residents of South Korea still hold onto the unwavering ideological belief in communism and the allure of the North.
522 Jun 2015 Mon
South Korean President Park Geun-Hye and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe are holding events to mark the 50th anniversary of normalised diplomatic relations, a possible sign of improving ties between the two neighbours.
621 Jun 2015 Sun
South Korea’s Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se arrived in Japan on Sunday (Jun 21) for a two-day visit to mark the 50th anniversary of the normalisation of bilateral ties, amid a diplomatic chill because of historical disputes.
720 Jun 2015 Sat
The death of the 63-year-old man in South Korea makes him the 25th person in the country to die from the virus since the outbreak in May.
818 Jun 2015 Thu
The largest express bus operator in the South Korea on Thursday (Jun 18) announces its intention to extend its business to Singapore. Channel NewsAsia's Lim Yun Suk looks into how the operator runs in its home country.
916 Jun 2015 Tue
South Korean President Park Geun-hye has spent the last few days going around the capital Seoul to assure the public that there was no need for 'excessive alarm" over MERS.
1015 Jun 2015 Mon
Government officials and experts admit that precautionary measures were not in place at Samsung Medical Centre, which had more than 70 cases of MERS traced to it.