Official candidate registration for April 15 general elections kicks off
Updated: 2020-03-26 13:53:14 KST
South Korea will be holding a general election in 20 days' time on April 15th.
And the National Election Commission is accepting registrations from prospective candidates today and tomorrow.
In addition to the general election, 58 regions will be holding by-elections and/or election re-runs for certain positions.
Once candidates are approved by the commission, they can start campaigning from next Thursday, April second.
Until then, only limited activities are allowed, such as handing out business cards and setting up a campaign HQ.