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 2020-07-03 05:05 

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Army rejects transgender soldier's appeal for reinstatement...

SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- The Army decided not to allow a former noncommissioned officer, ......

 2020-07-03 05:00 

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Today in Korean history...

July 4 1950 -- U.S. troops engage North Korean forces in Osan. The encounter marks the f......

 2020-07-03 04:59 

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4 football players caught dodging active-duty military service through self-inflicted injuries...
 2020-07-03 04:56 

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(URGENT) Army rejects transgender soldier's reinstatement appeal...
 2020-07-03 04:52 

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HDC wins all overseas regulatory approvals for Asiana takeover...

SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- HDC Hyundai Development Co. said Friday it has received all over......

 2020-07-03 04:36 

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Virus-hit performing arts scene faces grim prospects for H2...

SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- The South Korean performing arts sector has gradually returned t......

 2020-07-03 03:00 

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LG Electronics seeks to expand overseas sales of air purifiers...

SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- LG Electronics Inc., South Korea's major home appliance mak......

 2020-07-03 03:00 

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Online shopping jumps 13 pct in May amid contactless trend...

SEJONG, July 3 (Yonhap) -- Online shopping jumped 13.1 percent from a year earlier in May,......

 2020-07-03 03:00 

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N. Korean households hold average US$1,300 in cash: BOK...

SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- North Korean families have average financial assets of over US$1......

 2020-07-03 02:51 

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Aramco offers coding programs to lower-income students...

SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- Aramco Asia Korea Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Saudi oil g......

 2020-07-03 02:39 

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Seoul stocks extend gains late Friday morning on economic recovery hopes...

SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- South Korean shares extended gains late Friday morning amid risi......

 2020-07-03 02:38 

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(LEAD) Prosecutors discuss follow-up to justice minister's intervention in probe into alleged collusion case...

(ATTN: CHANGES tense in headline, lead; ADDS photo, details in 2nd para, last para) SEOU......

 2020-07-03 02:36 

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(2nd LD) Rising new virus cases spell peril for S. Korea, areas outside capital under threat...

(ATTN: CHANGES headline; ADDS details throughout; CHANGES photo) SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) ......

 2020-07-03 02:30 

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PM voices alarm at growing virus infections in Gwangju...

SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun voiced alarm over the recent "......

 2020-07-03 02:26 

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Samsung resumes fridge production in S. Korea...

SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- Samsung Electronics Co. said Friday it has reopened a refrigerat......

 2020-07-03 02:05 

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The Korea Interbank Offered Rates (KORIBOR)...

SEOUL, Jul. 3 (Yonhap) -- The Korea Interbank Offered Rates (KORIBOR) as posted by Yonhap ......

 2020-07-03 01:49 

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(LEAD) All rallies banned near symbolic peace statue on virus concerns...

(ATTN: RECASTS headline; ADDS details in paras 5-6, 10) SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- A Seou......

 2020-07-03 01:48 

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Telcos likely to face record fine over illegal subsidies...

SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's three major telecom operators are expected to......

 2020-07-03 01:39 

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(LEAD) Rising new cases spell peril for virus fight; areas outside capital under threat of more infections...

(ATTN: ADDS details throughout; CHANGES photos) SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- South Korea&ap......

 2020-07-03 01:36 

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SK Biopharmaceuticals sharply up for 2nd day...

SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- SK Biopharamceuticals Co. Ltd., which has achieved the largest i......

 2020-07-03 01:36 

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Imported car sales jump 41 pct in June despite pandemic...

SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- Sales of imported vehicles in South Korea jumped 41 percent in J......

 2020-07-03 01:34 

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(2nd LD) N.K. leader calls for maximum alert against virus, warns of 'unimaginable' crisis...

(ATTN: ADDS expert's comments, more info, photo)By Koh Byung-joon SEOUL, July 3 (Yo......

 2020-07-03 01:23 

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Prosecutors to discuss follow-up to justice minister's intervention in probe into alleged collusion case...

SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- The Supreme Prosecutors Office will hold internal discussions Fr......

 2020-07-03 01:21 

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Rising new cases spell peril for virus fight; areas outside capital under threat of more infections...

SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's daily new virus cases hit the highest level i......

 2020-07-03 01:12 

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(URGENT) 75 more people released after full recoveries from coronavirus, total cured patients at 11,759: KCDC...
 2020-07-03 01:11 

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(URGENT) S. Korea reports no additional coronavirus death, total death toll at 282: KCDC...
 2020-07-03 01:10 

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(URGENT) S. Korea reports 63 more cases of new coronavirus, total now at 12,967: KCDC...
 2020-07-03 01:06 

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K League's cellar dwellers looking to snap out of season-long funk vs. title hopefuls...

By Yoo Jee-ho SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- South Korean football's worst club will run......

 2020-07-03 00:40 

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(Yonhap Feature) Frayed inter-Korean relations dash hopes for return to Kaesong...

By Kim Kwang-tae SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- When Shin Han-yong crossed the inter-Korean b......

 2020-07-03 00:29 

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Seoul stocks open tad higher on U.S. jobs data...

SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- South Korean shares opened slightly higher Friday, tracking over......

 2020-07-03 00:21 

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'Comfort women' support group unable to rally in usual area amid pandemic...

SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- A Seoul ward on Friday banned all rallies in major areas under i......

 2020-07-03 00:01 

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KOSDAQ 746.13 UP 3.58 points (open)...
 2020-07-03 00:01 

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KOSPI 2,147.89 UP 12.52 points (open)...
 2020-07-03 00:00 

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Dollar opens at 1,199.5 won DN from 1,200.0 won...
 2020-07-02 23:58 

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S. Korean biz groups have 170 units in Hong Kong: data...

SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's major conglomerates operate a combined 170 su......

 2020-07-02 23:58 

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S. Korea to closely monitor beef, pork prices amid soaring demand...

SEJONG, July 3 (Yonhap) -- South Korea will closely monitor prices of beef and pork amid s......

 2020-07-02 22:59 

Korea Herald

Lawmaker tests negative for virus, parliament to review extra budget...

A ruling party lawmaker who had contact with a COVID-19 patient earlier this week tested negative for the coronavirus Friday, prompting the National Assembly to move forward with a plenary session to review the government's extra budget as planned....

 2020-07-02 22:28 

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(EDITORIAL from Korea JoongAng Daily on July 3)...

Serious internal bleeding At Tuesday's National Assembly Legislation and Judiciary ......

 2020-07-02 22:28 

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(EDITORIAL from Korea Times on July 3)...

Setback to tripartite dialogue : Progressive union should make compromise A lack of comp......

 2020-07-02 22:27 

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(EDITORIAL from Korea Herald on July 3)...
 2020-07-02 22:27 

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(LEAD) N.K. leader calls for maximum alert against virus, warns of 'unimaginable' crisis...

(ATTN: RECASTS headline, first 2 paras; ADDS more info throughout, photo)By Koh Byung-joon......

 2020-07-02 22:27 

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Top headlines in major S. Korean newspapers...

SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- The following are the top headlines in major South Korean newspa......

 2020-07-02 22:18 

Korea Herald

Court blocks decision to reveal suspect's identity in Telegram sex crime case...

A court on Friday overruled a police decision to disclose the personal information of a suspect involved in a high-profile online sex crime case. The Chuncheon District Court accepted an injunction request filed by a 38-year-old male suspect of the...

 2020-07-02 21:43 

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Bolton says Trump could meet Kim again to help reelection...

By Lee Haye-ah WASHINGTON, July 2 (Yonhap) -- U.S. President Donald Trump could meet aga......

 2020-07-02 21:10 

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N.K. leader attends politburo meeting on COVID-19...

SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- North Korean leader Kim Jong-un attended a Workers' Party p......

 2020-07-02 21:01 

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(URGENT) N.K. leader attends politburo meeting on COVID-19...
 2020-07-02 21:00 

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S. Korea's FX reserves hit fresh high in June...

SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's foreign reserves climbed to a new record high......

 2020-07-02 20:08 

KBS World

Unification Minister Nominee Stresses Inter-Korean Talks, Cooperation...

[Politics] : Ranking ruling Democratic Party lawmaker Lee In-young, who has been nominated as Seoul's new Unification Minister, has vowed to focus on restoring inter-Korean dialogue. The former DP floor leader shared his thoughts on Friday after he wa...

 2020-07-02 20:08 

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Experts don't rule out possibility of Trump-Kim summit before U.S. election...

By Lee Haye-ah WASHINGTON, July 2 (Yonhap) -- U.S. experts said Thursday that they don&a......

 2020-07-02 20:03 

KBS World

Lawmaker's Contact with COVID-19 Patient Leads to Delay of Extra Budget Passage...

[Politics] : The National Assembly has postponed by at least several hours a planned plenary session aimed at passing the country's third extra budget plan after one of the ruling Democratic Party(DP) lawmakers was found to have come into contact with...

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