World Ch. Schedule : FRI 20:30 KST
* Date : 2020-07-15
As South Korean trade minister Yoo Myung-hee bids for the top job at the World Trade Organization, the election for the post is expected to feature eight contenders. Meanwhile, the South Korea-Japan relations are expanding into the realm of diplomatic disputes at international organizations, with Tokyo rejecting U.S. President Trump’s idea to newly add Seoul into the G7. Could South Korea produce its first-ever WTO director-general? How should South Korea navigate the diplomatic dilemma entangled with Japan? We bring in experts to discuss these topics.