Reuters in Seoul

Latest from Reuters in Seoul

Landmark hotel popular with foreign tourists catches fire in North Korean capital Pyongyang
North Korea test-fires seven surface-to-air missiles into the sea amid tensions

North Korea test-fired seven surface-to-air missiles off its east coast on Thursday and its leader Kim Jong-un appeared to have been an observer.

13 Mar 2015 - 4:50PM

North Korea test-fired seven surface-to-air missiles off its east coast on Thursday and its leader Kim Jong-un appeared to have been an observer.

North Korea test-fires seven surface-to-air missiles into the sea amid tensions
North Korea labels prominent defector a criminal in letter to UN over rights report
Seoul prosecutors investigate data leak at nuclear plant operator
South Korea scraps cash limit for its nationals visiting the North
S Korea military chiefs endorse development of home-built fighter jet
South Korean ballots focus attention on handling of ferry disaster
Families of South Korea ferry dead march on presidential palace
Body of boy who raised alarm on sinking South Korean ferry believed found

Tests underway to confirm identity of body parents believe is their son who first made a distress call from the sinking South Korean passenger ferry Sewol

20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM

Tests underway to confirm identity of body parents believe is their son who first made a distress call from the sinking South Korean passenger ferry Sewol

Body of boy who raised alarm on sinking South Korean ferry believed found
Satellite images show imminent North Korea nuclear test unlikely: US think tank
Unidentified drone crashes on South Korean border island, military says
South Korea culls 2pc of poultry to curb fears of H5N8 bird flu outbreak
North Korea airs film about leader with ousted uncle edited out, report says
N Korea rebuts Chinese investor’s complaints
N Korea to hold rare second parliament session
South Korea shares climb over 1,900-mark as Samsung jumps
South Korea warns it may curb derivatives as won rallies
South Korea moves to ban pro-North party
South Korea bought nearly US$1b to curb won rise - dealers
Seoul shares resume climb on program trading
North Korean economy surrenders to Chinese and US currency invasion
US deploys warship off South Korea amid soaring tensions
 Seoul shares edge up; Samsung Elec at 6-month high
North Korean leader meets former US basketball star Rodman again
Ahn Cheol-soo quits South Korean race for presidency
South Korean factory activity accelerates, but growth in new orders slows
Son scorches Qatar with late South Korean winner

Substitute Son Heung-min prodded home a 96th minute winner to give South Korea a precious 2-1 win over Qatar in Seoul on Tuesday and put them in sight of another World Cup finals appearance.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:51PM

Substitute Son Heung-min prodded home a 96th minute winner to give South Korea a precious 2-1 win over Qatar in Seoul on Tuesday and put them in sight of another World Cup finals appearance.

Son scorches Qatar with late South Korean winner
Exports firm up prospects for Korea

South Korean exports grew by an annual 7.1 per cent last month, beating forecasts and pointing to Asia's fourth-largest economy sustaining momentum into the new year. However, there are increasing concerns about the impact of a weak Japanese yen.

2 Jan 2014 - 5:40PM

South Korean exports grew by an annual 7.1 per cent last month, beating forecasts and pointing to Asia's fourth-largest economy sustaining momentum into the new year. However, there are increasing concerns about the impact of a weak Japanese yen.

Exports firm up prospects for Korea
North Korea has a nuclear weapon, says US agency as South dismisses capabilities

A US government agency has said North Korea has a nuclear weapon it can mount on a missile, adding an ominous dimension to threats of war by Pyongyang.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:51PM

A US government agency has said North Korea has a nuclear weapon it can mount on a missile, adding an ominous dimension to threats of war by Pyongyang.

North Korea has a nuclear weapon, says US agency as South dismisses capabilities
North Korea calls US 'kingpin' of rights abuse after surveillance revelations