747 Plan
The 747 Plan is the political buzzword for the economic goals of the administration of South Korean president Lee Myung-bak.The plan named after the Boeing 747 and pledges to achieve 7 percent economi...
South Korea foot-and-mouth outbreak
Location of Andong, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South KoreaA serious outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease occurred in South Korea in 2010–2011, leading to the culling of hundreds of thousands of pigs (as of Janua...
Lee Myung-bak government
The Lee Myung-bak government (Hangul: 이명박 정부; hanja: 李明博 政府, RR: I Myeong-bak Jeongbu) was the fifth government of the Sixth Republic of South Korea. It took office on 25 February 2008 aft...
Lee Myung-bak government - Wikipedia
Division of Korea
The division of Korea into South Korea and North Korea was the result of the 1945 Allied victory in World War II, ending the Empire of Japan's 35-year colonial rule of Korea by General Order No. ...
Division of Korea - Wikipedia
Hong Jun-pyo
Hong Jun-pyo (born December 5, 1954) is a South Korean politician, former prosecutor and the governor of South Gyeongsang Province. He was formerly the chairperson of the Saenuri Party (then Grand Nat...
Jeju-do Naval Base
The Jeju Naval Base (Hangul: 제주 해군기지; Hanja:濟州海軍基地) is a controversial military base being constructed by the South Korean government in Gangjeong village on the southern coast of Jeju Island (cotermi...
Jeju-do Naval Base - Wikipedia
Na Kyung-won
Na Kyung-won (나경원, born 6 December 1963) is a South Korean politician and lawyer. She was a member of the conservative Saenuri Party (formerly the Grand National party). She was one of two candidates ...
Shin Jae-min
Shin Jae-min is a South Korean bureaucrat. He was the former Vice Minister of Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
He made a controversial statement of mentioning that the President of South K...
2011 South Korea blackout
The 2011 South Korea Blackout was a power outage across South Korea on September 15, 2011.
Han Sang-ryul
Han Sang-ryul (born November 25, 1953) is the former Commissioner of the National Tax Service.
Bombardment of Yeonpyeong
125°41′47″E / 37.66667°N 125.69639°E / 37.66667; 125.69639The bombardment of Yeonpyeong was an artillery engagement between the North Korean military and South Korean forces s...
Bombardment of Yeonpyeong - Wikipedia
Won Sei-hoon
Won Sei-hoon (born January 31, 1951) was the NIS chief of South Korea. He was indicted in June 2013 for attempted interference in the 2012 South Korean presidential election by allegedly ordering an o...
DDoS attacks during the October 2011 South Korean by-election
The DDoS attacks during the October 2011 South Korean by-election were two separate denial-of-service attacks (DDoS) during the October 2011 by-election. The attacks for which the secretary of the Gra...
Korea Communications Standards Commission
The Korea Communications Standards Commission is South Korea's Internet censorship body.The KCSC replaced an earlier body, the Information and Communication Ethics Committee.On September 2011, the KCS...
Korea Communications Commission
Korea Communications Commission (방송통신위원회) is a South Korean media regulation agency modeled after the Federal Communications Commission of the United States of America. It was established on February ...
2008 Namdaemun fire
The 2008 Namdaemun fire was an incident in which arsonist Chae Jong-gi (Hangul: 채종기; hanja: 蔡宗基) set fire to Seoul's historic Namdaemun gate on February 10, 2008, causing the 550-year-old ...
2008 Namdaemun fire - Wikipedia