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Only time will tell if revised civil nuclear pact with US is good for Seoul: Einhorn - Arirang News

Korea Google News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 18:16

Only time will tell if revised civil nuclear pact with US is good for Seoul: Einhorn
Arirang News
Robert Einhorn, former special adviser for nonproliferation and arms control at the U.S. State Department says there are a number of factors Korea needs to consider, including the hefty costs and whether there is enough need for it to produce its own enriched ...

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Korea develops safer, mid-size nuclear reactor to sell overseas - Arirang News

Korea Google News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 18:16

Korea develops safer, mid-size nuclear reactor to sell overseas
Arirang News
Korea has successfully developed a small to mid-size nuclear reactor dubbed System-Integrated Modular Advanced Reactor or SMART. The new reactor contains all the major components in a single container. But its developers say the biggest benefit is the ...

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'Parts Unknown' returns for Season 5 in Seoul, Korea - BCLocalNews

Korea Google News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 17:19

'Parts Unknown' returns for Season 5 in Seoul, Korea
BCLocalNews
The continent above Africa is too clean, too easy, and too claimed. They have their problems, sure – maybe money, maybe religion, maybe the fact that Europe (like everywhere that's not Asia) isn't Asia. But as the place our Western culture was created and ...

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N. Korea denies human right abuses

Korea Herald - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 17:10
North Korea said Saturday there are no human rights problems in the country, denouncing the United States for making unf
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PETECIO, FERNANDEZ ENTER FINALS IN INDONESIA PRESIDENT'S CUP - PhilBoxing.com

Korea Google News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 16:38

PhilBoxing.com

PETECIO, FERNANDEZ ENTER FINALS IN INDONESIA PRESIDENT'S CUP
PhilBoxing.com
Nesthy Petecio, who won silver in the Women's World Championships in Jeju, Korea last November and a gold medalist in the Myanmar SEA Games, stamped her class over game Japanese Shimoto Aya, to score a unanimous decision and set up a ...

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Sleepers in Venice at the Venice Biennale - Satellite PR News (press release)

Korea Google News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 16:15

Sleepers in Venice at the Venice Biennale
Satellite PR News (press release)
ISKAI Contemporary Art is delighted to present, Sleepers in Venice, an exhibition featuring commissioned works by eight Korean artists, joined by guest British artist Mark Wallinger. This exhibition questions the enduring allure of the Venice Biennale.

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Thousands march on 2nd day of S. Korea labor protests - Macon Telegraph (blog)

Korea Google News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 15:34

Thousands march on 2nd day of S. Korea labor protests
Macon Telegraph (blog)
An official from the Korean Confederation of Trade Unions said Saturday that more than 30,000 people are expected at a series of afternoon rallies denouncing policies they fear will reduce wages, job security and retirement benefits for state employees.

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US, South Korea sign new nuclear pact - World Socialist Web Site

Korea Google News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 15:26

US, South Korea sign new nuclear pact
World Socialist Web Site
The United States and South Korea reached an agreement on the latter's nuclear program this week after nearly five years of negotiations. The deal will allow South Korea to expand its nuclear activities, softening previous provisions designed to prevent ...

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US, South Korea sign new nuclear pact - World Socialist Web Site

Korea Google News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 15:26

US, South Korea sign new nuclear pact
World Socialist Web Site
The United States and South Korea reached an agreement on the latter's nuclear program this week after nearly five years of negotiations. The deal will allow South Korea to expand its nuclear activities, softening previous provisions designed to prevent ...

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An eyeful of Jeju - Inquirer.net

Korea Google News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 15:16

Inquirer.net

An eyeful of Jeju
Inquirer.net
THERE are three things that define Jeju Island, the subtropical honeymoon capital of South Korea: rocks, winds and women. Volcanic rocks in all shapes and sizes, formed when the island was born after a volcanic eruption some 1.4 million years ago, put ...

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Export of Vietnamese tropical fruits increased - SGGP

Korea Google News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 14:58

Export of Vietnamese tropical fruits increased
SGGP
n the first quarter this year, 169 batches of dragon fruits have been exported to nations in the world; of them, 227.4 tons, 189 tons, 3 tons went to Japan; South Korea and New Zealand. The center liaised with the US Center to check 197 batches of dragon fruits ...

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Islam in Korea, past and present - AsiaOne

Korea Google News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 14:37

AsiaOne

Islam in Korea, past and present
AsiaOne
On the surface, the two regions do not seem to have crossed paths as they have totally different economies, cultures and ideals. Above all, religion may be what divides the two. While the religious heritage of Korea derives mostly from Buddhism, ...

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Korean Pop Music Concert Draws Thousands of Japanese Fans - Big News Network.com

Korea Google News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 14:15

Korean Pop Music Concert Draws Thousands of Japanese Fans
Big News Network.com
SAITAMA, JAPAN - Thousands of fans turned out near Tokyo to see their favorite "K-pop" stars in a display of how popular South Korean pop music is in Japan despite years of chilled relations between the two countries. Groups such as INFINITE, Block B, ...

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Human Rights Watch: Workers' rights are being abused at Kaesong Industrial ... - Big News Network.com

Korea Google News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 13:46

Human Rights Watch: Workers' rights are being abused at Kaesong Industrial ...
Big News Network.com
NEW YORK -- The working conditions of North Korean workers in a factory park jointly run by North and South Korea were well below international standards, a new {link:report from Human Rights Watch: ...

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Korean heart team visits Likas Hospital, patients - Daily Express

Korea Google News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 13:29

Korean heart team visits Likas Hospital, patients
Daily Express
Kota Kinabalu: A Korean heart team, led by Back Jong Gu, visited the Society for the Sabah Heart Fund (SOSHF) and the Likas Women and Children Hospital recently. The team consisted of volunteers, a paediatrician cardiologist and medical staff.

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Did S. Korea operate “comfort stations” in the Vietnam War? - The Hankyoreh

Korea Google News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 13:22

Did S. Korea operate “comfort stations” in the Vietnam War?
The Hankyoreh
At one level, the report comes across strongly as an attempt to draw attention away from Japan after South Korea's persistent efforts to demand action from Tokyo to resolve the issue of “comfort women” forcibly mobilized as sexual slaves to the Japanese ...

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Vietnamese war victims speak of sexual violence by S. Korean troops for the first ... - The Hankyoreh

Korea Google News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 13:22

Vietnamese war victims speak of sexual violence by S. Korean troops for the first ...
The Hankyoreh
The old women reached into their memories. Slowly, haltingly, they began to speak. Some had been hiding it all their lives and were only talking about it now. Just as South Korea's comfort women survivors waited until their old age before coming forward ...

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The next Samsung smartwatch will be round - ThaiVisa News

Korea Google News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 13:11

ThaiVisa News

The next Samsung smartwatch will be round
ThaiVisa News
Samsung Electronics, the largest technology company in South Korea, released a teaser poster of a round watch screen on its website on Friday, hinting that the next version of its smartwatch will be circular in shape, much like the highly praised Moto 360.

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Recuperating ambassador to South Korea, Lippert, vows to be open - Tribune-Review

Korea Google News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 13:08

Recuperating ambassador to South Korea, Lippert, vows to be open
Tribune-Review
SEOUL — Thousands of anti-government protesters marched in cities across South Korea on Friday, denouncing the labor policies of the increasingly unpopular President Park Geun-hye. The rallies, orchestrated by one of the country's two major umbrella ...

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Wheelchair on standby for Mugabe - NewsDay

Korea Google News - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 12:36

NewsDay

Wheelchair on standby for Mugabe
NewsDay
Jakarta — President Robert Mugabe and the Chairman of North Korea's Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly Kim Yong-nam — two of the oldest State leaders attending the 60th Asian-African Conference Commemoration (AACC) — did not ...

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