China greets S Korean President-elect Park

The incoming president Park Geun-Hye, elected as South Korea`s first female leader, promised to stand tough on national security despite seeking engagement with North Korea.

Park Geun-hye becomes South Korean President

Park Geun-hye of the Saenuri party becomes the first women President of South Korea by defeating Moon Jae-in of the Democratic United Party.

South Korean President arrives on disputed islands

South Korean President Lee Myung-Bak has arrived on remote islands which are the centre-point of a territorial dispute with Japan.