Rappler's latest stories on South Korea
In a commentary, North Korea accuses the South of failing to carry out agreements reached between the two Koreas and harming cross-border ties by relying on the United States
Seoul officials say Washington is seeking $5 billion from its treaty partner next year – a fivefold increase –- raising concerns the issue will undermine their alliance
US Defense Secretary Mark Esper says the decision is 'an act of goodwill to contribute to an environment conducive to diplomacy and the advancement of peace'
Gilas Pilipinas Women remain winless in the FIBA Women's Olympic Pre-Qualifying Tournament, losing a combined 96 points in two games
But South Korea's foreign ministry says it plans to appeal the Supreme Court decision
South Korea's Family Welfare Association gives Emma Sumampong her 'hyobu' status, an award for 'filial service' to her parents-in-law
On Twitter, fans say the group is not getting the promotion they deserve
The Navy chief says they're figuring out where to get the P28 billion to buy a pair of brand new corvettes, which will be the Philippines' most powerful warships – if the plan pushes through
(UPDATED) Both the singer and the taxi driver were treated for minor injuries
The Department of Foreign Affairs also asks the public not to share social media posts advertising the fake visa schemes
Ties between Seoul and Tokyo are at rock-bottom over a dispute related to Japan's use of forced labor during World War II, with the countries trading retaliatory sanctions
(UPDATED) Objections by India have dashed hopes of finalizing the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership at the ASEAN Summit 2019
The Coast Guard says one was believed to be a fireman, but it is still trying to identify the pair
South Korea's coast guard says the chopper had just picked an injured fisherman up from Dokdo, which is known as Takeshima in Japan, when it went down
The weapons are launched from South Pyongan province in an easterly direction over the sea, Seoul's Joint Chiefs of Staff says in a statement
Kang Han-ok dies from a chronic illness on Tuesday, October 29, at the age of 92
Just $5,400 worth of Japanese beer is shipped to South Korea in September 2019, compared to $7.2 million worth in the same month last year
The Changwon K-pop World Festival, contestants from around the globe perform imitation dances or sing cover versions of the genre's biggest hits
f(x) member Amber, Goo Hara, and other stars remember the singer and actress
US Special Representative for North Korea Stephen Biegun holds talks with his South Korean and Japanese counterparts
(UPDATED) The storm hits the southern parts of South Korea, prompting flood warnings and triggering landslides in affected areas
(UPDATED) Analysts say Pyongyang frequently couples diplomatic overtures with military moves, as a way of maintaining pressure on negotiating partners
Nine of the injured are from South Korea, while the nationality of the others is not yet known
To celebrate his birthday, RM donates around 100 million won to the Seoul Samsung School for hearing-impaired students
(UPDATED) Seoul's agriculture ministry says 3,950 pigs from 3 farms in Paju are to be culled
South Korea accuses Japan of violating World Trade Organization principles
North Korea's state media says its leader Kim Jong Un supervised a fresh test of a 'super-large multiple rocket launcher' system
No further details are immediately available but these are the latest to be fired since July. Previous launches have been identified as short-range missiles.
Cho Kuk is appointed to the role by President Moon Jae-in
Cinemalaya 2019's Best Picture winner will be competing at the 24th Busan International Film Festival in October
Big Hit Entertainment is scouting for new members for their upcoming 2021 K-pop girl group – why not give it a shot?
The Philippines is set to acquire several new warships from South Korea
Jeong Kab-yoon, a 5-time lawmaker from the Liberty Korea Party, sparks an outcry for scolding Joh Sung-wook, an unmarried academic who is in her mid-50s, for not having children
South Korea's Supreme Court sends their cases back for new proceedings, saying that errors had been made in the judgments
Alden is the latest Filipino actor to receive the award
The former BIGBANG member was questioned by police for illicit overseas gambling, the latest step after his retirement in March due to prostitution claims
The 'East Sea territory defence training' aims to solidify the South Korean military's resolve to defend the Dokdo islands and its surrounding areas
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says the 'newly developed' system was a 'great weapon'
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana says the South Korean government plans to donate two of its navy’s old corvettes as the Philippines buys two brand new ones from Hyundai Heavy Industries
International adoption from South Korea began after the Korean War as a way to remove mixed-race children, born to local mothers and American GI fathers, from a country that emphasized ethnic homogeneity
(UPDATED) South Korea says its military is 'tracking the movement in the North in case of additional launches, with firm readiness'
South Korea will 'actively utilize the trilateral information-sharing channel with the United States as the intermediary' in place of the accord with Japan
It is Britain's first post-Brexit trade deal in Asia and follows similar agreements with nations including Chile, Iceland, Norway and Switzerland
Japan's foreign minister Taro Kono says 'the decision to end the pact by the South Korean government is a complete misjudgment of the current regional security environment and it is extremely regrettable'
The dispute between the two US allies has raised concerns over the potential implications for their security cooperation in the face of North Korean missile tests, and the possible impact on global supply chains
The East Asian nations hold a three-way summit in Beijing this, with China positioning itself as mediator in a growing trade spat between Japan and South Korea
Israeli Economy Minister Eli Cohen calls the deal 'historic,' saying it is Israel's first such agreement with an east Asian nation
Anticipation for renewed dialogue is on the rise after the US and ally South Korea wrapped up a two-week joint military drill on August 20