Tag Archives: South Korean

APNewsBreak: South Korea-backed app puts children at risk

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Security researchers say they found critical weaknesses in a South Korean government-mandated child surveillance app — vulnerabilities that left the private lives of the country's…

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South Korean president set for rescheduled October summit with Obama

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korean President Park Geun-hye will travel to Washington for an Oct. 16 summit meeting with U.S. President Barack Obama to discuss issues including North Korea's nuclear…

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Obama to welcome South Korean president in October

OAK BLUFFS, Massachusetts (AP) — President Barack Obama is set to welcome South Korean President Park Geun-hye to the White House in October. Obama & Park had been scheduled to…

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Samsung glamor days over as it fights to save mobile market share

By Se Young Lee SEOUL (Reuters) – For four years Samsung Electronics Co Ltd has basked in the success of its Galaxy smartphones, making billions of dollars competing with Apple…

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Grevin's first Asian museum waxes lyrical over K-pop

Seoul (AFP) – Psy, Paris Hilton & Queen Elizabeth II all made it, yet South Korean President Park Geun-Hye turned down her chance of immortality in the first Asian outpost…

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Image of Asia: A view south and a view north on Korean DMZ

In this photo by Lee Jin-man, a North Korean soldier looks to the south as a South Korean soldier stands guard at the truce village of Panmunjom across the Demilitarized…

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Former FIFA VP Chung leaning toward running for top job

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean powerbroker Chung Mong-joon is leaning toward running for the FIFA presidency as a replacement for Sepp Blatter, telling The Associated Press that a…

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Shareholders approve Samsung deal paving way for succession

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Shareholders approved Friday a highly contested deal that strengthens the Samsung family's grip on the world's largest smartphone maker, sparking criticism that South Korea lacks…

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Battle over Samsung merger holds potential for change

Seoul (AFP) – A bitter dispute over the proposed merger of two Samsung affiliates comes to a head Friday with a shareholder vote that could — whatever the result —…

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South Korean hospitals suspend services as MERS outbreak spreads

Seoul (AFP) – Two major hospitals in South Korea's capital suspended services to patients on Wednesday in a bid to stop the spread of MERS after four new cases of…

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