USFK Deploys Precision Cruise Missiles
The U.S. Forces Korea has deployed a dozen long-range air-launched precision-guided cruise missiles in Gunsan, North Jeolla Province. The JASSM (Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile) is capable of hitting major facilities in Pyongyang with pinpoint precision from skies south of the military demarcation line.
U.S. High School Texts to Teach Korea's Rapid Development
Tourists Flock to Japan Amid China-Korea THAAD Spat
Cheong Wa Dae Briefed on Progress in Troop Control Handover
U.S. Senators Urge Trump to Speed up THAAD Deployment
Hyundai's Small SUV Hits Showrooms This Week
Naver Forms Strategic Alliance with Korea's Top Brokerage
NATIONAL/POLITICS
Ferry Owner's Daughter Indicted
The Incheon District Prosecutors' Office indicted the daughter of Yoo Byung-eon, the shipping tycoon and cult leader widely blamed for the 2014 ferry disaster. Yoo Sum-na is charged with embezzling W2.48 billon from a company her father controlled.
NORTH KOREA
N.Korea Sniffs at Offer of Joint Korean Team at Winter Olympics
North Korea on Sunday sniffed at an offer from President Moon Jae-in to field a joint team in the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. Earlier, Sports Minister Do Jong-hwan proposed fielding a joint women's hockey team at the Winter Olympics.
BUSINESS
KOSPI Scales Fresh Heights
The Korea Composite Stock Price Index hit yet another record on Monday due to gains in technology stocks. Shares of Samsung Electronics and SK Hynix, the country's top two companies in terms of market capitalization, also rose to all-time highs.