Rob McBride

Rob McBride

Asia Pacific

South Korea's green vision for electric cars

Aiming to become the first in the world to be carbon-free by 2030.

South Korea's green vision for electric cars

Asia Pacific

South Korea's Buddhist celebrations give hope for peace

North Korea’s weapons test overshadows preparations for a national Buddhist holiday with theme of world peace.

South Korea's Buddhist celebrations give hope for peace

Asia Pacific

Australia: People of various faiths show support to Muslims

In Australia, support grows for Muslim communities after New Zealand shooting.

Australia: People of various faiths show support to Muslims

Asia Pacific

Australia politics: Division over immigration policies

New Zealand's deadly mosque attack forces its neighbour to take a closer look at its anti-immigration stance.

Australia politics: Division over immigration policies

South Korea

South Korea offers to facilitate future Kim-Trump talks

South Korean President Moon Jae-in is active in trying to facilitate Kim Jong Un's nuclear negotiations with the US.

South Korea offers to facilitate future Kim-Trump talks

Asia Pacific

South Koreans demand answers for abductions during Korean War

Relatives of South Koreans taken by the North in the 1950s remains a key issue in peace efforts with Pyongyang.

South Koreans demand answers for abductions during Korean War

South Korea

South Korea celebrates first anniversary of Winter Olympics

People and business owners have criticised the failure to maintain some of the facilities at PyeongChang.

South Korea celebrates first anniversary of Winter Olympics

Asia Pacific

Korean business owners push to revive Inter-Korean projects

Why many North and South Koreans believe they would be stronger working together.

Korean business owners push to revive Inter-Korean projects

Asia Pacific

S Korea's art museum restores tower of 1,003 old TV sets

The tower was created in the 1980s by Paik Nam June, a pioneer of video art until his death in 2006.

S Korea's art museum restores tower of 1,003 old TV sets

Asia Pacific

South Korea: Thaw in ties with North boosts ice fishing festival

Nearly two million South Koreans take part in the festival near North Korea border as Seoul-Pyongyang ties warm up.

South Korea: Thaw in ties with North boosts ice fishing festival

Asia Pacific

Historic year of inter-Korea relations sees drop in tensions

After a year of improving relations between North and South Korea, many Koreans are both hopeful and cautious about what the future may bring.

Historic year of inter-Korea relations sees drop in tensions

Asia Pacific

Indonesia's poor bear the brunt of deadly tsunami

Survivors in the district of Banten begin rebuilding their shattered lives amid calls for better tsunami early warning system.

Indonesia's poor bear the brunt of deadly tsunami