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 2020-11-25 02:54 

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(2nd LD) New virus cases near 400, stricter nationwide antivirus curbs in offing...

(ATTN: CHANGES 1st photo; ADDS more info in paras 5-6, 9-10, 13, 23-25) SEOUL, Nov. 25 (......

 2020-11-25 02:53 

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Moon to receive Chinese FM at Cheong Wa Dae for talks on bilateral agenda...

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- President Moon Jae-in will receive Chinese Foreign Minister Wan......

 2020-11-25 02:51 

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Kia workers go on strike over little progress in wage talks...

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- Unionized workers at Kia Motors Corp. began a partial strike We......

 2020-11-25 02:49 

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Justice ministry to form disciplinary committee for top prosecutor as early as next week...

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- The Ministry of Justice is expected to form a committee as earl......

 2020-11-25 02:41 

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Gracie Abrams joins fan community Weverse...

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- American singer-songwriter Gracie Abrams has joined Weverse, th......

 2020-11-25 02:39 

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Seoul stocks extend gains on Wall Street rallies, vaccine hopes...

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stocks extended gains late Wednesday morning, taki......

 2020-11-25 02:24 

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FM Kang calls for Central Asia's cooperation for Korea's peace efforts...

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha called Wednesday for Central As......

 2020-11-25 02:20 

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S. Korea, Czech Republic sign amended air services agreement...

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- South Korea and the Czech Republic have signed a revised air se......

 2020-11-25 02:14 

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Four more service members test positive for new coronavirus...

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- An airman, two soldiers, and one Army officer have tested posit......

 2020-11-25 02:10 

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N.K. paper calls for quality over quantity to achieve self-reliance...

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- North Korea's official newspaper called Wednesday for putt......

 2020-11-25 02:05 

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The Korea Interbank Offered Rates (KORIBOR)...

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- The Korea Interbank Offered Rates (KORIBOR) as posted by Yonhap......

 2020-11-25 02:00 

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6 companies to recall over 160,000 vehicles...

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- Hyundai Motor Co., Mercedes-Benz Korea and four other companies......

 2020-11-25 02:00 

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Biz sentiment for Dec. weakens amid pandemic: survey...

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- Business sentiment in South Korea turned weak for December due ......

 2020-11-25 02:00 

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Shippers to operate 5 more vessels amid soaring demand...

By Kang Yoon-seung SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- South Korea said Wednesday it has joined f......

 2020-11-25 02:00 

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S. Korea to spend 1.44 bln won to foster experts of eco-cars...

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- South Korea said Wednesday it plans to allocate 1.44 billion wo......

 2020-11-25 01:56 

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S. Korean economy forecast to grow 3.3 pct in 2021...

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- The South Korean economy is expected to expand 3.3 percent on-y......

 2020-11-25 01:51 

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Some 84 percent of newspapers, magazines in crisis due to pandemic: survey...

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- Around 84 percent of local newspapers and magazines have experi......

 2020-11-25 01:45 

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Ruling party head orders consideration of parliamentary inquiry into top prosecutor...

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- The head of the ruling Democratic Party (DP) said Wednesday tha......

 2020-11-25 01:24 

Korea Joongang Daily

[THINK ENGLISH] 대한항공, 정부 지원 받아 아시아나항공 인수...

Korean Air Lines, the country's largest carrier, will acquire cash-strapped rival Asiana Airlines with the help of the state-run Korea Development Bank (KDB). The new airline will become the world's No. 7 carrier by capacity to transport passenger...

 2020-11-25 01:16 

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(LEAD) New virus cases near 400, stricter nationwide antivirus curbs in offing...

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 2020-11-25 01:00 

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Labor group set to stage nationwide rallies despite virus surge...

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- An umbrella labor group was set to stage nationwide rallies Wed......

 2020-11-25 00:40 

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(3rd LD) BTS gets Grammy nod in another landmark feat...

(ATTN: ADDS details; RESTUCTURES)By Byun Duk-kun and Lee Minji WASHINGTON/SEOUL, Nov. 25......

 2020-11-25 00:35 

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Chinese FM Wang to arrive in S. Korea as Biden envisions stronger alliances...

By Song Sang-ho SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi is set to ar......

 2020-11-25 00:34 

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Seoul stocks open higher on Dow's record gain, vaccine hopes...

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stocks opened higher Wednesday, taking a cue from ......

 2020-11-25 00:33 

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New virus cases near 400, stricter nationwide antivirus curbs in offing...

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- The number of new coronavirus cases in South Korea reached near......

 2020-11-25 00:31 

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(URGENT) 103 more patients released from coronavirus treatment, total at 26,825: KDCA...
 2020-11-25 00:31 

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(URGENT) S. Korea reports 3 additional coronavirus deaths, total at 513: KDCA...
 2020-11-25 00:30 

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(URGENT) S. Korea reports 382 new coronavirus cases, total at 31,735: KDCA...
 2020-11-25 00:21 

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What trophy? KBO's Dinos celebrate Korean Series title with giant sword...

By Yoo Jee-ho SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- After clinching their first-ever South Korean b......

 2020-11-25 00:18 

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Large S. Korean firms sit on huge cash pile amid greater uncertainty...

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- Large companies in South Korea sharply increased their cash res......

 2020-11-25 00:05 

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PM urges labor union to cancel nationwide strike amid rising virus concerns...

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- The prime minister on Wednesday urged a major labor union to im......

 2020-11-25 00:03 

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S. Korea, Indonesia reaffirm commitment to cooperation in defense industry...

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- Senior defense officials of South Korea and Indonesia have held......

 2020-11-25 00:02 

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Market value of top 10 group firms soars 22 pct on stock rally...

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- Listed firms of South Korea's top 10 business groups saw t......

 2020-11-25 00:01 

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KOSDAQ 877.35 UP 5.25 points (open)...
 2020-11-25 00:01 

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KOSPI 2,637.34 UP 19.58 points (open)...
 2020-11-25 00:00 

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Dollar opens at 1,108.8 won DN from 1,112.7 won...
 2020-11-24 23:58 

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U.S. to provide up to US$3 mln in grants for human rights, democratic reforms in N. Korea...

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- The U.S. State Department has offered to provide up to $3 milli......

 2020-11-24 23:56 

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Households' Q3 spending on liquor, tobacco hits new high amid pandemic...

SEJONG, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's household spending on alcohol and cigarette......

 2020-11-24 22:25 

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(EDITORIAL from Korea JoongAng Daily on Nov. 25)...

Revamp the security lineup President-elect Joe Biden has started designating officials f......

 2020-11-24 22:25 

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(EDITORIAL from Korea Times on Nov. 25)...

Hasty expectationsGov't should not hurry up with inter-Korean projects Unification ......

 2020-11-24 22:24 

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(EDITORIAL from Korea Herald on Nov. 25)...

Widening gapMoon government's ill-conceived policies have exacerbated income inequali......

 2020-11-24 22:24 

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Top headlines in major S. Korean newspapers...

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- The following are the top headlines in major South Korean newsp......

 2020-11-24 22:09 

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(2nd LD) BTS gets Grammy nod in another landmark feat...

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 2020-11-24 21:00 

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Manufacturers' sentiment up for 2nd straight month in December...

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Yonhap) -- South Korean manufacturers' business sentiment rose for th......

 2020-11-24 20:44 

Korea Joongang Daily

BTS lands a nomination for 63rd Grammy Awards, first for any K-pop act...

Dreams have come true for BTS and its fandom ARMY, as BTS nabs a nomination for the 63rd Grammy Awards, marking a first for any Korean pop music act in history. The nominees were announced through an online streaming session on the Grammy's ......

 2020-11-24 19:07 

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Biden says his team will repair, reimagine American foreign policy...

By Byun Duk-kun WASHINGTON, Nov. 24 (Yonhap) -- U.S. President-elect Joe Biden on Tuesda......

 2020-11-24 18:06 

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(LEAD) BTS wins Grammy nomination for best pop duo/group performance...

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 2020-11-24 17:52 

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BTS wins Grammy nomination for best pop duo/group performance...

WASHINGTON, Nov. 24 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's K-pop megastar BTS was nominated for th......

 2020-11-24 17:38 

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(URGENT) BTS wins Grammy nomination for best pop duo/group performance...
 2020-11-24 16:58 

KBS World

Watchdog Fines Facebook for Illegal Use of Personal Information...

[Domestic] : South Korea's Personal Information Protection Commission has levied a fine of six-point-seven billion won on Facebook and filed a criminal complaint against the firm with law enforcement.The commission held a meeting Wednesday and announc...

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