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Inter-Korean tourism talks urged

Mt. Kumgang tourism project Inter-Korean tourism talks urged

A presidential advisory group Tuesday recommended President Lee Myung-bak hold inter-Korean talks to restart the Mt. Kumgang tourism project.

North seeks to resume inter-Korean tourism program

Inter-Korean Tourism North seeks to resume inter-Korean tourism program

SEOUL - In what is seen as part of efforts to resume the inter-Korean tourism program, North Korea on Monday asked South Korea to send relevant officials to their upcoming talks to arrange the ...

Southern Sudan unveils plan for animal shaped cities

Remaking Capital Cities In Southern Sudan Southern Sudan unveils plan for animal shaped cities

By MAGGIE FICK

JUBA, Sudan – A city shaped like a giraffe? A rhino-shaped town? Even one that looks from above like a pineapple?

Seoul remains firm on tourism dispute with Pyongyang

Koreas Tourism Dispute Seoul remains firm on tourism dispute with Pyongyang

By Kim Young-jin

Seoul reiterated on Monday its firm stance on a joint tourism project with North Korea, denouncing Pyongyang's decision to freeze South Korean assets at the Mt. Geumgang resort in the North.

South Korean tourism officials to visit North Korea

Inter-Korean Tours South Korean tourism officials to visit North Korea

SEOUL - Executives from South Korea's state-run Korean Tourism Organization (KTO) and inter-Korean tour operator Hyundai Asan Corp., will visit North Korea this week to survey their properties at ...

Koreas' Tourism Talks End Without Agreement Two Koreas joint-tourism talks fail

The inter-Korean working-level talks on two joint-tourism projects ended Monday with no significant progress made as the North refused to agree to Seoul's long-standing demands.

Koreas to hold talks next week about resuming tourism

Korean Tourism Talks Koreas to hold talks next week about resuming tourism

SEOUL — North and South Korea will hold talks next week about resuming tourism projects in the communist state if Seoul's conditions for the meeting are met, officials said Wednesday.

South Korea proposes timetable for tourism talks with North

Koreas' Tourism Talks South Korea proposes timetable for tourism talks with North

South Korea’s unification minister sent a message yesterday to his North Korean counterpart proposing a new date and venue for negotiations on resuming stalled tourism programs that allowed ...

Koreas' Tourism Talks May Resume North Korea wants to talk about resuming tourism

SEOUL — Cash-strapped North Korea Thursday proposed talks with South Korea about resuming tourism projects which had earned it tens of millions of dollars a year until relations soured.

Seoul turns down North Korean offer to revive joint tourism project

Mount Kumgang Tourism Seoul turns down North Korean offer to revive joint tourism project

Seoul - South Korea on Monday rebuffed an offer by North Korea to revive a lucrative tourism project.

Mount Kumgang Tourism Koreas to hold talks on Mt. Kumgang tourism

North Korea has proposed that the two Koreas hold talks on a visit to the Mount Kumgang resort by South Korean officials to probe the shooting death of a South Korean tourist there, an informed ...

South Korean CEO resigns over tourist death in North Korea

Korea South Korean CEO resigns over tourist death in North Korea

By AP

SEOUL, South Korea — The head of a South Korean company running sightseeing programs to North Korea resigned Thursday over the shooting death of a tourist at a mountain resort in the communist ...

South Korea proposes free tourism zone with North

Korea South Korea proposes free tourism zone with North

By AFP

SEOUL — A South Korean province Tuesday proposed plans to turn a border area into a free tourism zone despite tension over North Korea's fatal shooting of a Seoul tourist.

N. Korea stonewalls probe of S. Korean tourist shooting

Tourist shooting N. Korea stonewalls probe of S. Korean tourist shooting

South Korean officials are revealing what details they have so far of last week's fatal shooting of a South Korean tourist by the North Korean military.

South Korea says tourist shooting by North 'wrong, unimaginable'

the South is rejecting North Korea's demand for an apology over the incident South Korea says tourist shooting by North 'wrong, unimaginable'

The South Korean government is condemning North Korea's fatal shooting of a tourist from the South near a special North Korean resort.

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