The Korea Herald

About The Korea Herald

The Korea Herald is the nation’s largest English-language daily and the country’s sole member of the Asia News Network.

News

North Korea cancels talks with South Korea

Pyongyang threatens to pull out of the June summit in Singapore between Kim Jong-un and Donald Trump.

News

Inter-Korea talks on May 16

South and North Korea will hold high-level talks to discuss follow-up measures on agreements their leaders reached in a historic summit last month.

Politics

Trump-Kim summit set for Singapore

Trump has announced to meet Kim Jong-un on June 12.

Diplomacy, Politics

US forces to stay in Korea even after peace treaty

The Korean government dismissed the idea of pulling US troops out of South Korea following a peace treaty with North Korea.

News

Kim Jong-un crosses into South Korea

This is the first time a North Korean leader has set foot south of the border since before the 1950-53 Korean War, The Korea Herald reports.

Diplomacy, News

CIA chief met with Kim Jong-un in Pyongyang

Mike Pompeo, the new United States secretary of state nominee, met with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on his secret visit to the North a few weeks ago.

News

Ousted South Korean President Park Geun-Hye gets 24 years in prison

The court said a heavy sentence was inevitable to prevent such an unfortunate event from happening again.

Analysis, Opinion

Will US-China trade war hurt efforts to solve N. Korea nuclear crisis?

The growing trade discord between the US and China is fueling concerns that it may hurt efforts to rein in North Korea’s nuclear crisis.

Analysis, Economics

Brace for a trade war

The Korean government must make all-out efforts to minimize impact of US-China conflicts.

Opinion, Politics

Facebook faces worldwide probe, plunge in reputation in data scandal

With revelations that its user data was unwittingly used by Cambridge Analytica to influence elections globally, Facebook is facing a worldwide probe and plunge in reputation.