/ Aug 3, 2015

Park holds meeting with DPJ head Okada in S. Korea

South Korean President Park Geun-hye, who refuses to hold a summit with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, met Monday with visiting opposition leader Katsuya Okada. Okada, head of the Democratic Party of Japan, has said he wants to supplement the government’s efforts in diplomacy with ...

/ Jun 18, 2015

Park won't attend anniversary event at Japan Embassy in Seoul

South Korean President Park Geun-hye will not attend a reception at the Japanese Embassy next week to mark the 50th anniversary of the normalization of ties, the presidential office said Thursday, according to local media. Spokesman Min Kyung-wook’s remarks to reporters came after South ...

Foreign ministers of Japan, South Korea hold talks

/ Aug 9, 2014

Foreign ministers of Japan, South Korea hold talks

Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida held talks Saturday with South Korean counterpart Yun Byung-se in Myanmar’s capital, with greatest interest focused on whether the meeting will pave the way for a summit between the leaders of the two countries. The meeting was the first between ...