South Korea, Russia bilateral summit kicks off on sidelines of EEF 2017 in Vladivostok

President Moon Jae-in has arrived in the Russian city of Vladivostok this Wednesday afternoon. Our Moon Connyoung is traveling with the presidential press corps… she is live on the phone for us from Vladivostok. Connyoung, the South Korean leader is there to attend a regional forum but it looks like Continue Reading

S. Korea’s foreign affairs key policy objective is to work towards peaceful resolution…

Staying with the briefing. The foreign ministry outlined its plans to resolve the North Korea nuclear issue peacefully… and ensure the safety of Koreans living and traveling overseas. The key words are sanctions and dialogue… with diplomatic engagement with Seoul’s closest allies and other major powers being crucial elements. Connie Continue Reading

S. Korea, U.S. reaffirm alliance at lunch at Cheong Wa Dae

Come Saturday Korea will hold spectacular events to honor those who put their lives on the line to protect the nation. So it was fitting that President Park Geun-hye invited U.S. Forces Korea’s commander to the top office for lunch. She expressed appreciation for the strong alliance between the two Continue Reading

China to open new air route between Dandong and Pyongyang

The world has been on the same page when it comes to reining in North Korea for its growing nuclear provocations. China continues to be an exception. The latest is this: Beijing is increasing cooperation with Pyongyang by opening up another air route with the regime. Kim Hyun-bin takes a Continue Reading

N. Korean elites likely to feel heighten sense of instability after spy chief sacking

When North Korean leader Kim Jong-un fired the man in charge of his spy agency, as he reportedly did last month, it’s likely add to growing concerns of the elite class of Pyongyang. According to a report by the South’s Institute for National Security on Sunday, instability under the Kim Continue Reading

President Park heads to Uganda after Ethiopia trip

We begin with President Geun-hye’s trip to Africa. The South Korean leader is wrapping up her stay in her first stop of Ethiopia, boosting Seoul’s relationship not only with that country,… but with the continent. She will head to Uganda later this evening. Our correspondent Song Ji-sun, who is traveling Continue Reading

Are Helmets Just A Distraction From The Bigger Issue? | The GCN Show 308

– From Mount Glorious in South East Queensland, Australia, welcome to the GCN Show. – Hello, and welcome to the GCN Show, brought to you by our friends at Wiggle. – Now coming up, are bike helmets actually just a distraction from the bigger issue? We talk to one of Continue Reading