Korea aims for 200,000 electric cars by 2020

Korea aims to boost its use of electric vehicles to 200,000 units by 2020 as part of its bid to promote next-generation cars that are more affordable, energy-efficient and environmentally friendly. The Environment Ministry on Frid...

[Weekender] Cable content makers diversify export targets

South Korea’s cable TV program providers are seeking to diversify the export destinations for their content from Asia to Europe and North America.According to the Korea Cable Television and Telecommunications Association, new exp...

[Weekender] Concerns persist over content fairness

Three years after the four general programming cable channels were launched, concerns remain over the fairness and objectivity of their broadcasting content.With a large proportion of their broadcasting time set aside for news rep...

Seoul urges N.K. to follow Cuba’s path

South Korea called on North Korea Friday to follow Cuba’s footsteps in improving ties with the U.S. and other nations.The U.S. and Cuba announced their decision earlier this week to end five decades of Cold War hostility and revi...