Moon defends political reform as move to rebuild nation

Moon defends political reform as move to rebuild nation

South Korea’s President Moon Jae-in called for additional efforts to speed up government-led social and political reforms on Tuesday, dismissing opposition accusations that the move is aimed at retaliating against his political rivals.
President Moon Jae-in broadcasts live the current traffic conditions as a daily traffic correspondent at the local radio station tbs in Seongnam, south of Seoul, on Oct. 2, 2017. (Yonhap)

Moon broadcasts traffic conditions for drivers

 President Moon surprised drivers by broadcasting current traffic conditions live as a daily traffic correspondent for about six minutes at local broadcaster tbs Monday. The move was part of his signature campaign to better communicate with people on the occasion of the Chuseok holiday, the equivalent to Thanksgiving.
An establishment that produces mooncakes (Photo: VNA)

HCM City checks food safety for Mid-Autumn Festival

The Ho Chi Minh City Food Safety Management Board has begun food inspections of moon cakes, jam, candy and other items made for the Mid-Autumn Festival, which falls on October 4 this year.
In this photo provided by the presidential office Cheong Wa Dae, South Korean President Moon Jae-in (2nd from R) holds a telephone conversation with his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump at his office on Sept. 1, 2017. (Yonhap)

Moon,Trump agree to build up missile deterrence

The leaders of South Korea and the United States have agreed to enhance Seoul's deterrence against North Korea by increasing its missile capabilities, but also reaffirmed the need to bring the communist state back to the dialogue table, Seoul's presidential office, Cheong Wa Dae, said Saturday.
N. Korea's nuke development hits tipping point: Ban

N. Korea's nuke development hits tipping point: Ban

Former United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon said Friday that North Korea's nuclear development is now at a "tipping point," calling on the international community to keep up pressure to stop its provocations.