Varadkar to visit South Korea amid push for deeper trade ties


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Taoiseach Leo Varadkar will visit South Korea this week to hold talks with President Yoon Suk Yeol. Reuters reported on Sunday morning that President Yoon’s office confirmed the visit will take place between November 2nd and November 3rd, and that the two will discuss bilateral cooperation. This year marks the 40th anniversary of diplomatic relations between South Korea and Ireland. Ireland is currently looking to strengthen trade links with Seoul as part of an updated Asia-Pacific strategy. The strategy, launched by Tánaiste Micheál Martin last week, states that Ireland wants to “deepen our strong relationship with the Republic of Korea,...