KIEN GIANG, Vietnam (Viet Nam News/ANN) - After nearly two decades, Kien Giang Province may lose its position as the country's leading rice producer.
SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - In a rare move for K-pop, BTS' UN speech about self-acceptance embraced everyone including sexual minorities.
SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - More than 80 per cent of South Koreans have experienced some form of sexism — including body shaming and women having to cook large meals for male members of the family — during national holidays, such as Lunar New Year and Chuseok, a study showed.
SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - Nine months after proposing a ban on English classes in kindergartens, the government is set to review related policies next month, as parents have complained that the move will only widen the education gap.
BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) - Latest actions viewed as assault on international order.
SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - A record-high number of job-seekers have given up on finding a job, amid a feeble employment market and slowing economic growth, government data showed Sunday.
SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - Almost 75 per cent of North Korean defectors currently living in South Korea were unaware of the existence of the term “human rights” while living in the communist state, and they have significantly different views from South Koreans when it comes to a number of social issues such as conscientious objection, a study showed.
SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - With the leaders of US and North Korea expected to meet soon for a second summit, the two countries are set to restart negotiations on nuclear inspections.
VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Unexploded ordnance (UXO) continues to kill dozens of people in Laos every year. Many of them are too young to have experienced the war itself.
VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Vietnamese products, especially clothes and apparel for children, are increasing in popularity in the Lao market.