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The Michelin Guide launched in Seoul for 2017.

A South Korean chef is suing the ‘corrupt’ Michelin Guide for including his restaurant after he asked it not to

Eo Yun-gwon, who runs Italian establishment Ristorante Eo, said he is taking action using the country's law against public insult, according to CNN.
President Donald Trump with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the demilitarized zone separating the two Koreas, in Panmunjom, South Korea, June 30, 2019.

North Korea says no more talks with US a day after the US gave in to North Korea’s demands

"As we have got nothing in return, we will no longer gift the US president with something he can boast of," a North Korean official said.
Residents near the demilitarized zone between North and South Korea found a stream of swine fever contaminated blood.

A stream along the South Korean border turned red after the government slaughtered thousands of pigs infected with swine fever

Officials narrowly prevented the bloody water from contaminating one of Seoul's main water sources.
A sign saying "We do not sell Japanese products!" next to cans of South Korean beer at a grocery shop in Seoul, South Korea, in July 2019.

Beer exports from Japan to South Korea have fallen 99.9% as their bitter, personal trade war rages on

Japan's finance ministry announced that it sent just $5,400 worth of beer to South Korea in September 2019, down from more than $7 million in 2018.
The clip featured a conversation between 98-year-old US fashion icon Iris Apfel and teenage fashion designer Kheris Rogers.

Japanese clothing giant Uniqlo pulled a TV ad in South Korea after viewers complained it mocked World War II sex slavery amid the 2 nations’ esc...

The ad referenced the time period of 80 years ago, triggering criticism from South Koreans who associate it vividly with Japanese occupation.

K-pop star Sulli, who has died aged 25, had been subject to ‘malicious’ online comments

SM Entertainment said that the late star's funeral will be kept private, and its location kept secret.

South Korea’s largest hedge fund freezes $710 million as investors try to pull funds

Lime Asset Management confirmed it's under investigation for its purchase of certain convertible bonds, according to Bloomberg.
A old wanted posted from South Korean police investigating the Hwaseong serial killings.

A South Korean man confessed to strangling 9 women in infamous serial killings 30 years ago

Lee Chun-jae, 56, confessed to killing nine women in what's known as the Hwaseong murders, which had been unresolved until now.
Anti-Japan posters (top and bottom left) and a convenience store (right) no longer selling Japanese beer in Seoul, South Korea.

South Koreans are canceling vacations to Japan and boycotting its beer in a trade war more bitter than Trump’s feud with China

South Korea and Japan are engaged in an unrelenting trade war that has reignited more than 100 years of tension between the two nations.
A stock image shows a doctor evaluating a pregnant woman.

A doctor and nurse are under investigation in South Korea after mistakenly performing an abortion on the wrong woman

South Korean police said the abortion was due to a mix-up in patient medical records at a hospital in Seoul last month.