Monday, 6 Ramadhan 1439 / 21 May 2018

Monday, 6 Ramadhan 1439 / 21 May 2018

INDEX BERITA

DPR discusses visa exemption for Indonesian visiting S Korea

Wednesday, 21 Mar 2018 22:59 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia's House of Representatives' Inter-parliamentary Cooperation Group (GSKB), led by Evita Nursanty, visited South Korea, Mar 20, to meet South Korean Parliament's Vice Chairman Shim Jae-chul...

Inter-Korean talks to be held on January 15

Sunday, 14 Jan 2018 02:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL — North Korea and South Korea have agreed to hold working-level talks at the Tongil Pavilion on the North Korean side of the truce village of Panmunjom...

North Korea to hold official talks with South Korea on Jan 9

Friday, 05 Jan 2018 14:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- North and South Korea will hold official talks next week for the first time in more than two years after Pyongyang accepted Seoul's offer for dialogue,...

Fishing boat capsizes in S. Korea, eight killed

Sunday, 03 Dec 2017 12:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- A South Korean fishing boat capsized off the country's western coast on Sunday after it collided with a refueling vessel, killing eight people, South Korea's coast...

U.S. bombers hold firing drills with S. Korean forces

Saturday, 08 Jul 2017 19:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, Two U.S. supersonic bombers conducted live-fire drills on Saturday in South Korea in a show of force following North Korea's test-launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), the...

S. Korea says drone at demilitarized zone border belongs to Pyongyang

Wednesday, 21 Jun 2017 14:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- South Korea's military said on Wednesday a drone found earlier this month on a mountain near the Demilitarized Zone border was confirmed to have been from...

Megawati invites world to apply Pancasila spirit

Friday, 02 Jun 2017 16:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JEJU -- Former Indonesian President Megawati Soekaroputri has invited the world, particularly Asian countries, to apply the spirit of "Pancasila" to solve current global problems. "Pancasila is a spiritual,...

Megawati says S Korea to strengthen relations with Indonesia

Tuesday, 30 May 2017 18:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JEJU -- South Korea has expressed interest to strengthen relations with Indonesia that enjoys a strong position in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, former Indonesian president Megawati...

People of both Korean nations keen for reunification

Tuesday, 30 May 2017 18:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JEJU -- The people of North and South Korea are longing for a reunification, former Indonesian president Megawati Soekarnoputri stated in Jeju, Tuesday. This statement was made considering the...

South Korea asks Megawati to help reunification of two Korea

Tuesday, 30 May 2017 14:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- The former Indonesian president Megawati Soekarnoputri was asked to help bridge the reunification of the two Koreas during her courtesy visit to the Blue House to...

South Korea believes Washington to consult before striking North Korea

Thursday, 13 Apr 2017 19:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se said on Thursday he believed the United States will consult Seoul if it is considering a pre-emptive strike against North...

US deploys attack drones to South Korea amid tension with North

Tuesday, 14 Mar 2017 04:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- The United States has started to deploy attack drones to South Korea, a U.S. military spokesman said on Monday, days after it began to deploy an...

Indonesian Ambassador bids farewell to South Korea's Foreign Minister

Thursday, 26 Jan 2017 22:57 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Ambassador John A Prasetio met South Korea's Minister of Foreign Affairs Yun Byung-se at the Office of Minister to conclude his ambassadorship on Thursday.  Yun acknowledged...

Samsung Chief questioned behind closed doors in arrest warrant hearing

Wednesday, 18 Jan 2017 19:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- A South Korean judge questioned Samsung Group leader Jay Y. Lee behind closed doors on Wednesday to decide whether he should be arrested over his alleged...

South Korea parliament votes by wide margin to impeach president

Friday, 09 Dec 2016 20:04 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- South Korean lawmakers voted overwhelmingly on Friday to impeach President Park Geun-hye over an influence-peddling scandal, setting the stage for her to become the country's first...

South Korea's President Park faces crucial week amid impeachment push

Monday, 05 Dec 2016 15:56 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- South Korea's embattled President Park Geun-hye faces a pivotal week, with an effort to impeach her gaining support from within her own party and the heads of...

E. Java Governor promotes seaports to Gyeongnam-do province

Friday, 04 Nov 2016 02:37 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SURABAYA -- East Java Governor Soekarwo promoted the ports in the province for the Gyeongnam-do Provincial administration, South Korea, by holding a meeting with Vice Governor Ryu Soon...

S. Korea wins 1 tln won deal to operate UAE nuclear reactors

Monday, 25 Jul 2016 15:28 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- South Korea's state-run energy firm said Monday it has clinched a deal with its United Arab Emirates (UAE) counterpart to operate four nuclear reactors under construction...

China says S. Korea's Thaad anti-missile decision harms foundation of trust

Monday, 25 Jul 2016 15:18 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has criticised South Korea's move to deploy an advanced US anti-missile defence system to counter threats from North Korea, saying it...

Indonesia urges ASEAN, South Korea to strengthen maritime cooperation

Tuesday, 07 Jun 2016 19:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- During the 20th ASEAN-Korea Dialog in Pyeongchang on June 2-3, 2016, the Indonesian government urged the ASEAN and South Korea to maximize maritime cooperation, according to...

South Korea detects sign of possible planned N. Korea missile launch

Monday, 30 May 2016 23:48 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- South Korea has detected evidence of a possible planned North Korea missile launch, a defence official said on Monday, after Japan put its military on alert...

Indonesian President introduces 'blusukan' at Asian Leadership Conference

Tuesday, 17 May 2016 17:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- Indonesian President Joko Widodo introduced the concept of "blusukan," or impromptu visits, which he frequently practiced as a leader, to the participants of the 7th Asian...

President Jokowi awarded status of honorary resident of Seoul

Tuesday, 17 May 2016 17:14 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) was awarded the status of honorary resident of Seoul by the city's Mayor Park Won-soon here on Tuesday."The reason for it is...

President Jokowi visits broadcasting company in Seoul

Tuesday, 17 May 2016 16:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- President Joko Widodo, who is currently in South Korea, visited the Munhwa Broadcasting Company to study promotional and development activities related to the entertainment industry at...

President Jokowi delivers keynote speech at Asian Leadership Conference

Tuesday, 17 May 2016 13:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) delivered a keynote speech at the Seventh Asian Leadership Conference (ALC) attended by several leaders, here, Monday.In addition to Jokowi, other leaders...

Jokowi says RI to push for industrialization with Korea

Tuesday, 17 May 2016 08:27 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- Indonesian government will focus on cooperating with South Korea to ensure rapid industrialization, according to visiting President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) here on Monday."In the bilateral talks...

Indonesia increases exports to S Korea

Monday, 16 May 2016 22:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian government seeks to increase food and beverage products' exports to South Korea by strengthening three aspects -- quality, price and packaging, the Indonesia Ambassador...

President to sign number of MoU's in South Korea

Wednesday, 11 May 2016 20:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo plans to sign a number of memorandums of understanding during his state visit to South Korea on May 15-18."President Jokowi will begin his...

Xi says China won't allow chaos or war on Korea Peninsula

Thursday, 28 Apr 2016 20:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BEIJING -- China will not allow chaos and war to break out on the Korean peninsula, which would be to no one's advantage, Chinese President Xi Jinping told...

South Korea reveals defection last year of two N. Korea officials

Monday, 11 Apr 2016 21:59 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- Two senior North Korean officials, including an army colonel specialising in espionage against the South, defected to South Korea last year, the Seoul government said on...

Injured S. Korean ex-sex slave transfered tp Seoul from China

Monday, 11 Apr 2016 21:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- A former Korean sex slave in China who has suffered serious injuries due to an accident was transported to her home country on Sunday so she...

Low-cost carriers urged to serve direct flights to S Korea

Sunday, 06 Mar 2016 19:57 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JEJU -- Tourism Ministry has encouraged the national low-cost carriers to serve direct flights from Indonesia to South Korea in an effort to help foreign tourists enter the...

Indonesia participates in Jeju Fire Festival

Friday, 04 Mar 2016 05:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JEJU -- Indonesia is the only Southeast Asian country participating in the Jeong Jeongwol Daeboreum Fire Festival in the Jeju province, South Korea on March 3-6, 2016.This year...

S. Korea military warns of 'stern punichment' for Pyongyang

Wednesday, 24 Feb 2016 22:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- South Korea's military warned North Korea on Wednesday to halt all "provocations", saying its reckless actions would only speed up the "collapse of its dictatorial system."The...

400 students to join exchange program in South Korea

Friday, 19 Feb 2016 02:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDUNG -- Some 400 students from West Java's Bandung district will depart for South Korea to take part in a student exchange program."In my second term of office,...

N. Korea fights back on propaganda leaflets

Monday, 18 Jan 2016 21:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- North Korea has scattered nearly one million propaganda leaflets in South Korea over the past week, Seoul said Monday, in an escalating propaganda battle triggered by...

US bomber flies over S. Korea as show of force against North

Sunday, 10 Jan 2016 18:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- A US long-range heavy bomber flew over South Korea on Sunday, the US military said, days after North Korea conducted its first alleged hydrogen bomb test...

RI to invest Rp 18 trillion for KF-X/IF-X aircraft

Friday, 08 Jan 2016 00:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian government invested Rp 18 trillion in contract of Cost Sharing Agreement (CSA) program development of fighter aircraft KF-X/IF-X conducted jointly by Indonesia and South Korea."A...

Indonesian students win gold medal in IJSO South Korea

Monday, 14 Dec 2015 12:52 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian students won gold medals in International Junior Science Oympiad (IJSO) 2015 in Daegu, South Korea, on 2nd to 11th December 2015. A team of 12...

Indonesia to improve investment value from South Korea

Thursday, 10 Dec 2015 15:18 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL -- Ministry of Trade would improve market access and investment to South Korea through negotiations in Indonesia-Korea Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IKCEPA). Indonesia-South Korea trade was targeted...