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Song Kang-ho named 'Actor of the Year' -
Korea TimesSong Kang-ho named 'Actor of the Year'Korea Times... a leading role. The historical fiction film drew 8.5 million viewers in domestic box office. His latest film, tentatively titled “Lawyer,” is the story of the late former President Roh Moo-hyun. Song last found his name atop of the year-end survey ...
Posted on 12 December 2013 | 12:50 am
National library opens in Sejong City -
Yonhap NewsNational library opens in Sejong CityYonhap NewsUnder a decision made by the former liberal Roh Moo-hyun administration that was slightly altered later, nine ministries, four government agencies and 35 subsidiary organizations are set to move to the new administrative town located 150 kilometers ...
Posted on 11 December 2013 | 10:11 pm
Special committee for NIS reform up and
Special committee for NIS reform up and running, but deadlock on horizonArirang NewsAfter former President Roh Moo-hyun was elected in 2002, the Saenuri Party filed a suit to nullify his election victory. They forced a recount of the votes, but they were proven wrong." "Representative Chang told Arirang TV Monday that she was ...
Posted on 9 December 2013 | 1:29 am
For your spies only: Beethoven and numbers
Sydney Morning HeraldFor your spies only: Beethoven and numbers on Korean shortwaveReuters India... the NIS after charges that its agents had tried to influence the December 2012 vote in her favour, the agency released previously secret transcripts of a 2007 conversation between Kim Jong Il and his South Korean counterpart at the time, Roh Moo-hyun.Distorting Democracy: Politics by Public Security in South KoreaCenter for Research on GlobalizationKorea's Domestic Cold WarHuffington Postall 1,617 news articles »
Posted on 8 December 2013 | 8:29 pm
Today in Korean history - GlobalPost
Today in Korean historyGlobalPost2003 -- President Roh Moo-hyun promulgates a law that calls for the appointment of an independent counsel to probe allegations that his former aides took bribes. 2010 -- The government will use 30 billion won (US$26 million) out of emergency funds to ...
Posted on 4 December 2013 | 9:56 pm
For your spies only: Beethoven and numbersBy James Pearson and Ju-min Park SEOUL (Reuters) - As a scratchy rendition of Beethoven's Piano Sonata No 8 fades into a sea of shortwave radio static, a robotic female voice starts speaking in Korean. The broadcast, a method of sending one-way secret messages to spies, dates back to the French Resistance in World War Two and is still in use on the Korean peninsula, where human intelligence ...
Posted on 8 December 2013 | 5:38 pm
A new financial vision for S. KoreaThe Financial Services Commission has unveiled a vision to foster the financial industry as a growth engine of the Korean economy. Dubbed the “10-10 Value-Up Plan,” it is aimed at increasing the finan .....
Posted on 30 November 2013 | 12:27 am
Secondary Sources Asia: Slowing EmergingA roundup of Asian economic news from around the Web. Slowing Emerging Markets : Emerging-market growth was unusually high from 2000 to 2012 but is likely to slow going forward, Anders Aslund writes. Much of the catch-up potential has already been used up, the extraordinary credit and commodity booms are over, and many large emerging economies are financially fragile. Major structural reforms ...
Posted on 27 November 2013 | 11:20 pm
she is accused of using the secret services(19 December 2012). During his homily, Fr Park spoke about the "process of creating an enemy", election fraud and South Korea's undemocratic climate . Towards the end, he also noted that it was natural for North Korea to attack Yeonpyeong Island because the South and the US held military exercises near its sea border.
Posted on 26 November 2013 | 5:04 am
Seoul as a financial hubShould South Korea continue to pursue its goal of becoming a regional financial hub? The question is being raised as the nation takes stock of what has been achieved for the past 10 years since it unv .....
Posted on 25 November 2013 | 9:56 pm
Two senior Roh aides indictedThe prosecution said Friday that the late President Roh Moo-hyun ordered the transcript of the 2007 Inter-Korean Summit to be altered. Two senior aides of the late former president were indicted without physical detention, but Rep. Moon Jae-in of the main ...
Posted on 14 November 2013 | 8:17 pm
Roh Moo-hyun biographyRoh Moo-hyun was a lawyer and human rights activist who was the president of South Korea from 2003-'08. Born on August 6, 1946, in Gimhae, South Korea, Roh Moo-hyun educated himself to pass the bar and served as a human rights lawyer. He worked under Kim ...
Posted on 6 August 2013 | 4:35 am
Roh Moo-Hyun's Funeral in SeoulTens of thousands of supporters of former president, Roh Moo-hyun gathered in downtown Seoul for his funeral. Many were overwhelmed by grief, shock, anger and frustration. He was percieved by many Sou Hundreds of thousands of supporters of former president ...
Posted on 27 May 2009 | 10:00 am
Roh Moo-HyunWhen Roh took possession of the Cheongwadae (Blue House), the president's official residence, it was with a mandate to end corruption and for continuing détente with North Korea. If he was seen as politically inexperienced, he was someone fresh ...
Posted on 25 May 2009 | 4:02 am
Roh Moo-hyun: A Life of ChallengesFormer President Roh Moo-hyun's life was characterized by challenges. The challenges were poverty, lack of academic association, dictatorship and regionalism. A string of dramatic successes and failures peaked with his inauguration as the 16th president of ...
Posted on 24 May 2009 | 12:43 pm
Distorting Democracy: Politics by PublicChung Moon-hun, a lawmaker from the ruling Saenuri party with close ties to then-president Lee Myung-bak, began to spread a claim that former president Roh Moo-hyun, for whom Moon had served as chief of staff, had ...
Posted on 5 December 2013 | 1:14 pm
Roh Moo-hyun suicide probe |A top aide told to former South Korean President Roh Moo-hyun says he appears to have committed suicide. Moon Jae-in told reporters Mr. Roh left a suicide.
Posted on 1 December 2013 | 12:43 pm
South-Korea's President, RohSneakerRock November 10, 2013 at 20:59. 여기서까지 한나라당, 명박이 알바쌔끼들이 날뛰네. 외국사람들 본다, 쪽팔린줄 알아라… 명박이는 나라 완전 말아먹었다. 그리고, 북한에 누가 더 줬는데? 다름아님, 현대 정주영 전회장 ...
Posted on 10 November 2013 | 9:43 am
ONE COREA NETWORK: Marking the 6thKim Jong Il welcomes Roh Moo-hyun. Kim Jong Il and Roh Moo-hyun return the salute of the cheering crowd, passing before them. Kim Jong Il receives gifts from Roh Moo-hyun. Kim Jong Il has a talks with Roh Moo-hyun.
Posted on 27 September 2013 | 2:34 pm
Transcript from Kim Jong-il – RohIt seems like someone does not want the full transcript of what was discussed between former ROK President Roh Moo-hyun and Kim Jong-il to come out: Although.
Posted on 22 July 2013 | 10:35 pm