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US, Japan, South Korea to discuss growing North Korea threat - Big News Network.com

Korea Google News - 6 hours 46 min ago

Big News Network.com

US, Japan, South Korea to discuss growing North Korea threat
Big News Network.com
WASHINGTON - United States, South Korea and Japan envoys are meeting next week in Seoul for talks on how to tackle the growing threat from North Korea, officials said Friday. Senior envoy Sung Kim, who is the US special representative for North Korea ...

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MERS-CoV may spread to Vietnam: Health Ministry - SGGP

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MERS-CoV may spread to Vietnam: Health Ministry
SGGP
South Korea has confirmed its first infection case of MERS-CoV on May 20. He is a 68 year old man working in a camel-raising farm in Bahrain and returned South Korea on May 4. Currently, the health condition of the man is stable after he was treated.

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S. Korea, Japan agree to strengthen economic, financial cooperation - Yonhap News

Korea Google News - 7 hours 18 min ago

S. Korea, Japan agree to strengthen economic, financial cooperation
Yonhap News
SEJONG, May 23 (Yonhap) -- South Korea and Japan have agreed to expand economic and financial cooperation at a finance ministers meeting in Tokyo, the government said Saturday. The talks between Choi Kyung-hwan and his Japanese counterpart, ...

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S. Korea announces bid for recovery of sunken ferry - Korea Times

Korea Google News - 7 hours 31 min ago

S. Korea announces bid for recovery of sunken ferry
Korea Times
South Korea has announced an open bid to select a company that will salvage the passenger ship that sank last year, killing over 300 people, the government said Saturday. The Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries said it has allocated 100 billion won (US$91.6 ...

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South Korea, US, Japan nuke envoys to meet over North threats - India Gazette

Korea Google News - 8 hours 35 min ago

India Gazette

South Korea, US, Japan nuke envoys to meet over North threats
India Gazette
Senior envoy Sung Kim, who is the US special representative for North Korea policy, Junichi Ihara, director general for Asian and Oceanian affairs at the Japanese Foreign Ministry and Hwang Joon-kook, special representative for Korean peninsular peace, ...

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LG's Revolutionary OLED Wallpaper TV, Super-Slim At Just 1mm and Magnetic ... - Times Gazette

Korea Google News - 8 hours 52 min ago

Times Gazette

LG's Revolutionary OLED Wallpaper TV, Super-Slim At Just 1mm and Magnetic ...
Times Gazette
LG catches worldwide attention with its groundbreaking 1 mm – thick wallpaper TV launching at a press event in Korea. Coined as OLED TV, the model only weighs 1.5 kg and measures 55 inches in dimension. The flatscreen TV uses a magnetic mat where it ...

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After N Korean missle tests, Japan questions US intel - WantChinaTimes

Korea Google News - 9 hours 44 min ago

WantChinaTimes

After N Korean missle tests, Japan questions US intel
WantChinaTimes
United States' intellegence questioned by Japan in lieu of North Korea's recent missle tests, reports Tokyo-based Nikkei Asian review. North Korean authorities claimed that they successfully tested submarine-launched ballistic missiles (SLBM). North Korea's ...

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CEIBS Prof. disappointed in Ghana's economic dev't - GhanaWeb

Korea Google News - 10 hours 13 min ago

CEIBS Prof. disappointed in Ghana's economic dev't
GhanaWeb
South Korea's economy was one of the world's fastest-growing from the early 1960s to the late 1990s, and South Korea is still one of the fastest-growing developed countries in the 2000s along with Hong Kong, Singapore and Taiwan, the other three Asian ...

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Kimchi from China taking over South Korea - WantChinaTimes

Korea Google News - 10 hours 17 min ago

WantChinaTimes

Kimchi from China taking over South Korea
WantChinaTimes
For example, Chinese kimchi is one third the price of it's South Korean counterpart. Chinese kimchi is being used at 99% of Korean express train station food courts and a majority of schools, hospitals, and company restaurants in South Korea, replacing ...

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Court rejects arrest warrant request for ex-POSCO E&C VP

Korea Herald - 10 hours 49 min ago
A local court on Saturday rejected a prosecution request for an arrest warrant for a former vice president of POSCO Engi
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S. Korea announces bid for recovery of sunken ferry - The Korea Herald

Korea Google News - 11 hours 18 min ago

S. Korea announces bid for recovery of sunken ferry
The Korea Herald
South Korea has announced an open bid to select a company that will salvage the passenger ship that sank last year, killing over 300 people, the government said Saturday. The Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries said it has allocated 100 billion won ($91.6 ...

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S. Korea announces bid for recovery of sunken ferry

Korea Herald - 11 hours 20 min ago
South Korea has announced an open bid to select a company that will salvage the passenger ship that sank last year, kill
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(EDITORIAL from Korea Herald on May 23) - Yonhap News

Korea Google News - 12 hours 16 min ago

(EDITORIAL from Korea Herald on May 23)
Yonhap News
The internal feud in the New Politics Alliance for Democracy, augmented by its humiliating defeat in the April 29 by-elections, is not showing any sign of abating more than three weeks after the polls. Rather, it is escalating. Party leader Moon Jae-in, who has ...

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Japanese PM's Wife Visits Controversial Shrine - The Chosun Ilbo

Korea Google News - 13 hours 1 min ago

Japanese PM's Wife Visits Controversial Shrine
The Chosun Ilbo
Visits by politicians to Yasukuni have in the past angered Japan's neighbors, such as China and Korea. Akie Abe posted photos on Facebook of her standing in front of Yasukuni on Thursday. She says she felt her heart ache while reading the wills and letters ...

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The woman who liberated South Korea's housewives - BBC News

Korea Google News - 13 hours 10 min ago

BBC News

The woman who liberated South Korea's housewives
BBC News
South Korea is a global phenomenon. Half a century ago, it was one of the poorest countries in the world but today it is one of the most prosperous. Its capital, Seoul, is vibrant with business. The skyscrapers rival those of Manhattan. The country has ...

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(EDITORIAL from Korea Herald on May 23) - Yonhap News

Korea Google News - 13 hours 15 min ago

(EDITORIAL from Korea Herald on May 23)
Yonhap News
The internal feud in the New Politics Alliance for Democracy, augmented by its humiliating defeat in the April 29 by-elections, is not showing any sign of abating more than three weeks after the polls. Rather, it is escalating. Party leader Moon Jae-in, who has ...

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Japan's Tourist Industry Trumps Korea's - The Chosun Ilbo

Korea Google News - 13 hours 21 min ago

Japan's Tourist Industry Trumps Korea's
The Chosun Ilbo
A Korean office worker who visited Japan last month on business, bought an Apple Watch for 50,000 yen in Shinjuku. "The store simply waived the seven-percent consumption tax for foreigners and stapled the receipt into my passport," he said. And it took just ...

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'Unfair' umpiring: Greenshirts leave match unfinished - The Express Tribune

Korea Google News - 13 hours 28 min ago

The Express Tribune

'Unfair' umpiring: Greenshirts leave match unfinished
The Express Tribune
The Greenshirts refused to continue play after one of the Korean umpires showed a red card to Pakistan's Muhammad Imran after the captain bickered over a foul. The second match of the ongoing Test series between the two sides was a similar affair, with the ...

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2-9th Inf. Soldiers complete last Manchu Mile - DVIDS (press release)

Korea Google News - 14 hours 45 min ago

2-9th Inf. Soldiers complete last Manchu Mile
DVIDS (press release)
Soldiers push on just past the five-mile mark during the last 2nd Battalion, 9th Infantry (Mechanized), 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division Manchu Mile in South Korea May 20. The Manchu Mile is a 25-mile march in honor of an 85-mile ...

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North Korea Has Hundreds Of Spies In US: Defector - ValueWalk

Korea Google News - 15 hours 7 min ago

ValueWalk

North Korea Has Hundreds Of Spies In US: Defector
ValueWalk
A defector from the secretive nation claims that there are still a large number of spies in operation. A high ranking defector, Kang Myong-do, claims that spies for North Korea operate around the world, including in the United States. He told CNN that there may ...

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