Roh Moo-hyun

Type: Person
Name: Roh Moo-hyun
Title: Former President of South Korea (deceased on 23 May 2009)
Date of Birth: 1946-08-06
Place of Birth: Gimhae, Gyeongsang-namdo
Nationality: South Korea
Fact Sheet: Biography for Roh Moo-hyun
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

The motherland of ‘Kim Il Sung Award’ winner

Yoo Dong-ryeol, director of the Korean Institute of Liberal Democracy, met with Noh Kil-nam, 70, and had heated verbal dispute in Los Angeles last week. Noh, a Korean American, has been operating “Minjok Tongshin (or people’s news),” a pro-North Korea ... [Published Donga.com - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Integrity of the constitutional court

In an opening address to the 3rd Congress of the World Conference on Constitutional Justice held in Seoul, President Park Geun-hye emphasized the role of the constitutional court in uniting society by solving political, racial, cultural and social conflicts. ... [Published Korea Joongang Daily - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 1 reports

Listen to the people

Out of 110,444 suggestions proposed by Korean citizens to nationwide public agencies last year, 3,023 cases were actually reflected in the administration’s operations. When citizens make 100 comments, the government listens to only two or three. Educational ... [Published Korea Joongang Daily - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Parliamentary deliberation of bills as best emergency countermeasure, innovation

Two weeks ago, National Assembly Speaker Chung Ui-hwa sent an official letter to the parliamentary steering committee, and urged it to “discuss the opening of an ordinary assembly session on September 26.” Chung decided at his own discretion on the convening ... [Published Donga.com - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Moon Jae-in making rumblings that he could seek NPAD leadership

Posted on : Sep.26,2014 15:42 KSTMoon Jae-in, member of the opposition New Politics Alliance for Democracy (NPAD) emergency committee, bows to participants at an academic symposium in honor the late former President Roh Moo-hyun, organized by the Roh ... [Published Hani.co.kr - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Rewarding the President's cronies

The Korean Red Cross engages mainly in relief efforts, blood service and arranging reunions for separated families in the two Koreas. Its presidents have been former prime ministers, or other influential former public officials who enjoyed the public's ... [Published Korea Times - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Lawmaker questioned over street brawl

By Kim Rahn Rep. Kim Hyun Rep. Kim Hyun of the main opposition New Politics Alliance for Democracy, a sharp-tongued lawmaker who for years has been at the center of many rows, is creating a stir yet again.According to police, Kim called a chauffeur service ... [Published Korea Times - Sep 24 2014]
Entities: Police, MS Sewol, Workers, Seoul
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

New interim chief seeks to mend divisions within opposition

Moon Hee-sang says he will do everything within his powers to save his faltering party from the grips of turmoil.The five-term lawmaker will be in charge of Korea's main opposition party until it holds a party convention next year to elect a new party ... [Published Arirang - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Pres. Park doesn’t remember 10 years ago

Posted on : Sep.17,2014 18:37 KSTThen leader of the Grand National Party, President Park Geun-hye laughs as she watches a theater performance with residents of Gokseong, South Jeolla Province by GNP lawmakers satirizing then-President Roh Moo-hyun, Aug. ... [Published Hani.co.kr - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 2 reports

Opposition in chaos

NPAD must get closer to people, not controlled by hard-linersThe New Politics Alliance for Democracy (NPAD) appears to be plunging deeper into a crisis amid protracted partisan wrangling over the special Sewol bill. Park Young-sun, the party's interim ... [Published Korea Times - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

The price of a puff

In 2004, the Roh Moo-hyun administration attempted to raise the price of cigarettes by 500 won a pack. Then opposition leader Park Geun-hye opposed the government's move, saying it was intended not to protect public health but to bring in tax revenue ... [Published Korea Times - Sep 12 2014]
Entities: Taxes, Tobacco, Smoking
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Creative economy is the future

Lately, I have felt conflicted every time I passed by Gwanghwamun Square in downtown Seoul. The hunger strike urging a special law to investigate the sinking of the Sewol ferry continues in front of the statue of Adm. Yi Sun-sin. Rallies supporting or ... [Published Korea Joongang Daily - Sep 05 2014]

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The motherland of ‘Kim Il Sung Award’ winner [Published Donga.com - Sep 30 2014]
Integrity of the constitutional court [Published Korea Joongang Daily - Sep 30 2014]
More than 2 million in S. Korea living as subco... [Published Hani.co.kr - Sep 29 2014]
Listen to the people [Published Korea Joongang Daily - Sep 28 2014]
[Reporter’s notebook] In S. Korea, the rich are... [Published Hani.co.kr - Sep 27 2014]
Moon Jae-in making rumblings that he could seek... [Published Hani.co.kr - Sep 26 2014]
Seoul's Liberal Mayor Eyes Revival Of Sunshine ... [Published Forbes.com - Sep 25 2014]
Parliamentary deliberation of bills as best eme... [Published Donga.com - Sep 25 2014]
Rewarding the President's cronies [Published Korea Times - Sep 25 2014]
Lawmaker questioned over street brawl [Published Korea Times - Sep 24 2014]
Factional disputes within opposition still persist [Published Korea Times - Sep 23 2014]
Will military change itself this time? [Published Korea Times - Sep 22 2014]
Terms of wartime OPCON discussed [Published Korea Joongang Daily - Sep 19 2014]
New interim chief seeks to mend divisions withi... [Published Arirang - Sep 19 2014]
Piketty and Korea [Published Korea Joongang Daily - Sep 18 2014]
Former aide to President Roh picked as NPAD int... [Published Korea Herald - Sep 18 2014]
The Tao of North Korea [Published Foreign Policy In Focus - Sep 17 2014]
Pres. Park doesn’t remember 10 years ago [Published Hani.co.kr - Sep 17 2014]
Opposition party's crisis [Published Korea Times - Sep 16 2014]
S. Korea, US Likely to Not Set Specific Timetab... [Published Korea Broadcasting System - Sep 16 2014]
Opposition in chaos [Published Korea Times - Sep 14 2014]
NPAD in chaos amid leadership vacuum [Published Korea Times - Sep 14 2014]
Nurturing the art of compromise [Published Asiaone - Sep 13 2014]
Political sins of the fathers still trouble Kor... [Published Korea Joongang Daily - Sep 12 2014]
NPAD hits rock bottom [Published Korea Joongang Daily - Sep 12 2014]
The price of a puff [Published Korea Times - Sep 12 2014]
Seoul voices support for Obama’s plans to strik... [Published Hani.co.kr - Sep 12 2014]
Creative economy is the future [Published Korea Joongang Daily - Sep 05 2014]
On the Korean border (article also in NATAS Hol... [Published SG Travellers - Sep 03 2014]
KBS president-nominee under attack by unionists... [Published Donga.com - Sep 03 2014]
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The President that China Never Had [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Jun 21 2014]
Netizens are using a Korean film about late president Roh Moo-hyun as a subtle form of protest. ...
The President that China Never Had [Published Foreign Policy - Jun 21 2014]
Netizens are using a Korean film about late president Roh Moo-hyun as a subtle form of protest. ...
China Detains Human Rights Lawyer After Tiananm... [Published Global Voices Online - May 07 2014]
China has detained prominent rights lawyer Pu Zhiqiang on the charge of “causing a disturbance,” what is seen as an attempt to deter activists from marking the upcoming 25th anniversary of the crackdown on pro-democracy protests in Tiananmen Square ...
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