S. Korea, US reaffirm commitment to deterring N. Korea's nuclear threat

S. Korea, US reaffirm commitment to deterring N. Koreas nuclear threat

SEOUL, July 12 (AJU PRESS) - South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol and his U.S. counterpart Joe Biden reaffirmed mutual security cooperation in deterring North Korea's nuclear threat during biliteral talks on the sidelines of the NATO summit in Washington D.C. on Thursday. After th

OECD urges Korea to address low birth rates for economic growth

OECD urges Korea to address low birth rates for economic growth

SEOUL, July 12 (AJU PRESS) - Korea must take decisive action to tackle its low birth rates, enhance productivity, and reduce greenhouse gas emissions as the country recovers from the global inflation shock, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) said Thursday.

S. Korea to observe first North Korean Defectors' Day

S. Korea to observe first North Korean Defectors Day

SEOUL, July 12 (AJU PRESS) - South Korea will observe the first national day for North Korean defectors on Sunday. The government designated July 14 as North Korean Defectors' Day earlier this year as part of efforts to assist North Korean refugees in adapting to their new life in the South.