Free Trial

ROK: President Biden And President Yoon Deliver Remarks To Press


US President Joe Biden and Republic of Korea President Yoon Suk-yeul are shortly due to deliver joint remarks to the press from Greenbelt, Maryland, as the later begins his state visit to the US.

  • Livestream:
  • President Yoon's state visit will be the second of Biden's presidency following French President Emmanuel Macron's state visit in December last year.
  • On Thursday, Yoon will become the first South Korean president in a decade to address a joint session of the United States Congress.
  • The two leaders are set to discuss the escalating risk posed by North Korea's nuclear programme, South Korean firms' access to Inflation Reduction Act incentives, Chinese military activity in the Taiwan Strait, and the Pentagon intelligence leak which received criticism from opposition politicians in Seoul.

To read the full story



MNI is the leading provider

of intelligence and analysis on the Global Fixed Income, Foreign Exchange and Energy markets. We use an innovative combination of real-time analysis, deep fundamental research and journalism to provide unique and actionable insights for traders and investors. Our "All signal, no noise" approach drives an intelligence service that is succinct and timely, which is highly regarded by our time constrained client base.

Our Head Office is in London with offices in Chicago, Washington and Beijing, as well as an on the ground presence in other major financial centres across the world.