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S. Korean shipbuilders suffer manpower shortage amid brisk ordersSouth Korea shipbuilders, manpower shortage

S. Korean shipbuilders suffer manpower shortage amid brisk...

Seoul (South Korea), May 10: South Korean shipyards are suffering from a labor shortage due mainly to massive layoffs years...

S. Korea's central bank chief elected to BIS board

S. Korea's central bank chief elected to BIS...

Seoul (South Korea), May 10: The chief of the Bank of Korea (BOK) has been elected to the highest decision-making...

Yoon offers to revive N.K. economy with 'audacious plan'

Yoon offers to revive N.K. economy with 'audacious...

Seoul (South Korea), May 10: President Yoon Suk-yeol took the oath of office Tuesday, vowing to rebuild the nation on...

Financial markets experience strains on market liquidity amid Russia-Ukraine conflict: U.S. Fed report

Financial markets experience strains on market liquidity amid...

Washington (US), May 10: Amid Russia-Ukraine war and elevated inflation, financial markets experienced high volatility and some strains on market...

Sri Lankan prime minister's resignation confirmed by president

Sri Lankan prime minister's resignation confirmed by president

Colombo (Sri Lanka), May 10: A government notification issued by order of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa on Monday night confirmed that...

UN chief condemns attacks on civilians by armed group in DRC

UN chief condemns attacks on civilians by armed...

United nations, May 10: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday strongly condemned Sunday's attacks on civilians by an armed group...

Macron visits Berlin on first foreign trip after re-election

Macron visits Berlin on first foreign trip after...

Berlin (Germany), May 10: German Chancellor Olaf Scholz on Monday held talks with visiting French President Emmanuel Macron, vowing to...

China-proposed GDI platform to accelerate implementation of SDGs: Pakistani FM

China-proposed GDI platform to accelerate implementation of SDGs:...

Islamabad (Pakistan), May 10: Pakistani Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has appreciated the China-proposed Global Development Initiative (GDI), dubbing it...

Macron proposes "European political community"

Macron proposes "European political community"

Brussels (Belgium), May 10: French President Emmanuel Macron believes that a "European political community" should be built that would be...

N. Korea urges tighter steps against coronavirus amid speculation on possible outbreak

N. Korea urges tighter steps against coronavirus amid...

Seoul (South Korea), May 9: North Korea again called Monday for stepped-up efforts to prevent the spread of COVID-19 amid...

S. Korea's new COVID-19 cases down amid lifting of outdoor mask mandate

S. Korea's new COVID-19 cases down amid lifting...

Seoul (South Korea) May 9: South Korea's new coronavirus cases fell Monday, a week after the government lifted the outdoor...

Moon appeals for resumption of inter-Korean dialogue in farewell speech

Moon appeals for resumption of inter-Korean dialogue in...

Seoul (South Korea), May 9: Outgoing President Moon Jae-in appealed for the resumption of inter-Korean dialogue Monday as he delivered...

Yoon gov't likely to hold first Cabinet meeting Thursday

Yoon gov't likely to hold first Cabinet meeting...

Seoul (South Korea), May 9: The incoming Yoon Suk-yeol government is likely to hold its first Cabinet session this week...

Rodrigo Chaves sworn in as president of Costa Rica

Rodrigo Chaves sworn in as president of Costa...

San Jose (California), May 9: Rodrigo Chaves was sworn in on Sunday as the new president of Costa Rica for...

Aussie opposition increases polling lead ahead of elections

Aussie opposition increases polling lead ahead of elections

Canberra (Australia), May 9: Australia's opposition the Labor Party has increased its polling lead over the government less than two...

New Zealand reports 6,407 new community cases of COVID-19

New Zealand reports 6,407 new community cases of...

Wellington (New Zealand), May 9: New Zealand recorded 6,407 new community cases of COVID-19, the ministry of health said on...

Voting begins in Philippine elections

Voting begins in Philippine elections

Manila (Philippines), May 9: Filipinos began voting Monday morning to elect their next president and some 18,000 other officials of...

Syrian president meets Iran's supreme leader, president: state media

Syrian president meets Iran's supreme leader, president: state...

Tehran (Iran), May 9: Syrian President Bashar al-Assad met with Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and Iranian President Ebrahim...

Over 24 mln fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in Myanmar

Over 24 mln fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in...

Yangon (Myanmar), May 9: Over 24 million people in Myanmar have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 until Saturday, and more...

Hispanic voters don't believe Biden administration can handle inflation

Hispanic voters don't believe Biden administration can handle...

Washington (US), May 9: Hispanic voters have lost confidence in the current U.S. government's response to the record inflation, as...

Pope says NATO may have caused Russia's moves in Ukraine: Politico

Pope says NATO may have caused Russia's moves...

Rome (Italy), May 9: Pope Francis said the "barking" of NATO at Russia's door might have led to Russia's military...

Ukraine urges Russia's troop pullback to resume talks

Ukraine urges Russia's troop pullback to resume talks

Kiev (Ukraine), May 9: Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said his country stands ready to resume talks on settling the conflict...

Facts about Russia-Ukraine conflict: 50 more civilians evacuated from Azovstal

Facts about Russia-Ukraine conflict: 50 more civilians evacuated...

Beijing [China], May 8: More civilians were evacuated from the Azovstal plant in Ukraine's port city of Mariupol as Ukraine...

(5th LD) N. Korea fires apparent SLBM off east coast: S. Korean military

(5th LD) N. Korea fires apparent SLBM off...

Seoul [South Korea], May 8: North Korea fired an apparent submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) in waters off its east coast...

Top nuke envoys of S. Korea, U.S. condemn N.K. missile launch in phone call

Top nuke envoys of S. Korea, U.S. condemn...

Seoul [South Korea], May 8: The chief nuclear envoys of South Korea and the United States on Saturday condemned North...

N. Korea likely to conduct nuclear test this month: S. Korean spy chief

N. Korea likely to conduct nuclear test this...

Seoul [South Korea], May 8: North Korea is likely to carry out a nuclear test between South Korean President-elect Yoon...

UN rights body urges transparent probe into recent inter-religious clashes in Ethiopia

UN rights body urges transparent probe into recent...

Addis Ababa [Ethiopia], May 8: United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet on Saturday called on Ethiopian authorities...