30.08.2012 [Bloomberg] - In Seoul, President Lee MyungBak has been embarrassed by corruption charges against his family. Fanning popular anger about South Korea's status in Asia has shifted the national dialog. The same strategy prevails in China. Unwelcome headlines focus
27.08.2012 [UPI.com] - South Korean President Lee Myung-bak called for safety measures to minimize damage from the storm that forecasters said had the potential to become the most devastating in a decade. It was expected to pack sustained winds of 69 mph and gusts of 86
27.08.2012 [Yonhap News] - SEOUL, Aug. 27 (Yonhap) -- President Lee Myung-bak called for thorough measures Monday to minimize damage from a powerful typhoon approaching South Korea as concerns grew it will likely be the most devastating storm to hit the country in a decade.
26.08.2012 [The Korea Herald] - Chinchilla arrived here on Sunday on invitation from President Lee Myung-bak. She is the first Costa Rican president to visit Seoul in 11 years. The two leaders are scheduled for summit talks on Tuesday. Chinchilla received an honorary citizenship from
13.08.2012 [AFP] - SEOUL — South Korean President Lee Myung-Bak said Monday his unprecedented visit to islands claimed by Japan was intended to press Tokyo to settle grievances left over from its colonial rule. The visit on Friday last week to the Seoul-controlled
31.08.2012 [The Hankyoreh] - Civic groups have charged President Lee Myung-bak of saddling Seoul residents with losses by signing an unfair contract with Macquarie Korea Infrastructure Fund (MKIF) to build Seoul Metro Line 9 while he was mayor of Seoul. The Citizens' Coalition for
15.08.2012 [Korea Times] - Cyclists often cite the creation of the nationwide bike road network as one of President Lee Myung-bak's few achievements. Thanks to the construction of bicycle routes along the Han and Nakdong Rivers, bike enthusiasts are able to ride from Seoul to
15.08.2012 [Getty Images] - SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - AUGUST 15: South Korean President Lee Myung-Bak speaks during the 67th Independence Day ceremony at Sejong Art Center on August 15, 2012 in Seoul, South Korea. President Lee MyungBak used his speech to call on
16.08.2012 [Korea Times] - President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono of the Republic of Indonesia and President Lee Myung-bak of the Republic of Korea have targeted the trade relations between the two countries of $50 billion in 2015 and $100 billion in 2020. This target is also
21.08.2012 [Getty Images] - SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - AUGUST 21: Costa Rican President Laura Chinchilla (L) talks with South Korean President Lee Myung-Bak (R) during their meeting at the presidential house on August 21, 2012 in Seoul, South Korea. Costa Rican President Laura
10.08.2012 [英文中國郵報] - SEOUL -- South Korean President Lee Myung-bak is scheduled to visit a set of remote islands on Friday, angering neighbor Japan which also lays claims to territory believed to contain frozen natural gas deposits that could be worth billions of dollars.
13.08.2012 [英文中國郵報] - ... says Japan gov't must settle colonial-era grievances. SEOUL -- South Korean President Lee Myung-bak said Monday his unprecedented visit to islands claimed by Japan was intended to press Tokyo to settle grievances left over from its colonial rule.