S. Korean Vice Ministers Candidates to Replace Choi, Daily Says

Two former South Korean Knowledge Economy vice ministers, Oh Young Ho and Kim Young Hak, are among the candidates to replace Knowledge Economy Minister Choi Joong Kyung after he tendered his resignation today, Korea Economic Daily reported.

Trade Minister Kim Jong Hoon is also a candidate, the Korean-language newspaper said on its website, without saying where it obtained the information.

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