Round-up: Today’s top stories in the morning papers in Korea (March 23, 2017)
1. South Korea’s prosecutors said they completed necessary investigation by summoning former President Park Geun-hye. They added that they would examine the probe thoroughly based on the law and principle and determine the whereabouts of Park.
Prosecutors who cannot video record and do something for Woo Byung-woo, former senior presidential secretary for civil affairs, folding his arms. I think they are irrelevant to the law and principle.
2. If salvage operation to recover the Sewol Ferry goes as planned, people are expected to see the ferry afloat soon. The Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries will give a briefing on the related issues at 10 am today after completing the operation to lift the capsized ferry.
I hope the students are still there. Just wait a little more. We miss them.
3. The Korean government came up with 10th measures to tackle the worst youth unemployment rate. The government would recruit 63,000 new employees in the public sector this year and hire the half in the first half of this year.
The current administration that has only 40 days left only have several months. Are you kidding?