Stories By Lim Yun Suk
126 Nov 2015 Thu
South Korea on Thursday held a state funeral for former President Kim Young-sam, who died on Sunday.
222 Nov 2015 Sun
Nowadays, four out of five deceased in South Korea are cremated, but this has created more problems in the country due to lack of cremation facilities.
317 Nov 2015 Tue
South Korea wants a piece of the huge halal market in Southeast Asia and the Middle East, with some companies already starting to export halal-certified food products. But many are finding out that the venture is not that easy.
404 Nov 2015 Wed
France and South Korea are marking 130 years of diplomatic ties, with the leaders of both nations holding a summit meeting in Seoul.
502 Nov 2015 Mon
A landmark meeting between South Korean President Park Geun-hye and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe took place in Seoul amid hopes that this would allow them to move beyond a bitter wartime history that has haunted both sides.
630 Oct 2015 Fri
Leaders from South Korea, China and Japan will meet over the weekend for their first trilateral summit meeting in three years.
723 Oct 2015 Fri
In the village of Sokcho in South Korea lies a village filled with elderly people who were separated from their families after the war, and have never managed to find their way back.
819 Oct 2015 Mon
It is the second such reunion of separated families in the past five years. There will be two groups of families taking part in the event lasting six days from Tuesday.
913 Oct 2015 Tue
South Korea reported a new case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), a former patient who had been discharged from hospital after testing negative for the deadly virus.
1013 Oct 2015 Tue
South Korean President Park Geun-hye is heading to the US, for a summit meeting with President Barack Obama later this week.