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 2020-02-27 08:57 

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Jeonju municipal worker found dead after long work hours over coronavirus...

JEONJU, South Korea, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- A South Korean government worker posted at the mu......

 2020-02-27 08:55 

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(LEAD) Delivery workers call for safety measures against virus...

(ATTN: UPDATES last para with latest figures)By Lee Minji SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- Del......

 2020-02-27 08:54 

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(5th LD) S. Korea's virus cases top 1,700 on surge in infected church followers...

(ATTN: UPDATES throughout with KCDC's latest toll; AMENDS headline; TRIMS throughout)......

 2020-02-27 08:53 

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(LEAD) Daegu's virus infections top 1,000, most linked to Shincheonji religious group...

(ATTN: UPDATES with latest data, info in paras 2-3, 17) SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- The c......

 2020-02-27 08:51 

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(2nd LD) Cancellation of single exercise would not affect Korea-U.S. joint posture: defense chief...

(ATTN: ADDS Jeong's meeting with Korean War veterans in last 4 paras, photo) By Oh Se......

 2020-02-27 08:51 

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(2nd LD) Conservative civic group to press ahead with Sunday gathering...

(ATTN: UPDATES figures in last two paras) SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- Despite concerns ov......

 2020-02-27 08:50 

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(2nd LD) Big Protestant churches have no plan to cancel services despite outbreak...

(ATTN: UPDATES with latest figure in 12th para) SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- Many big Prot......

 2020-02-27 08:42 

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(LEAD) S. Korea bolsters quarantine measures at power plants amid coronavirus scare...

(ATTN: UPDATES figures in last para) SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- South Korea has strength......

 2020-02-27 08:37 

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NSC members seek diplomacy on travel restrictions against S. Koreans...

SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's top security officials agreed Thursday to ra......

 2020-02-27 08:36 

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(2nd LD) Seoul stocks finish lower on coronavirus sell-off...

(ATTN: ADDS updated figures in para 6) SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stocks fe......

 2020-02-27 08:33 

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(URGENT) S. Korea reports 171 more cases of new coronavirus, total now at 1,766...
 2020-02-27 08:28 

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(2nd LD) Two more Air Force officers, two military workers test positive for coronavirus...

(ATTN: RECASTS headline, lead; UPDATES paras 2-6 with latest figures) SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Y......

 2020-02-27 08:16 

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Serbian basketball player leaves S. Korean league over coronavirus fears...

SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- A Serbian basketball player has decided to leave the South Kore......

 2020-02-27 08:06 

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S. Korea mulls measures for safety of citizens in Iran amid coronavirus outbreaks...

SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- South Korea is looking into...

 2020-02-27 08:03 

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S. Korea to sell 12.1 tln won in state bonds in March...

SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- South Korea plans to sell 12.1 trillion won (US$9.96 billion) i......

 2020-02-27 07:47 

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(Yonhap Feature) Virus-hit small businesses relieved by rent reduction campaign...

SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- South Koreans afraid of the new coronavirus are increasingly st......

 2020-02-27 07:39 

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Bungled mask supply scheme irks citizens fretting over coronavirus...

SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- Many South Koreans, increasingly concerned over the fast-spread......

 2020-02-27 07:36 

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(LEAD) Seoul stocks finish lower on coronavirus sell-off...

(ATTN: CHANGES photo; ADDS bond yields at bottom) SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- South Korea......

 2020-02-27 07:33 

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S. Korean Bond Yields on Feb. 27, 2020...

Today (%) Previous Session(%) Change (BP) 1-year TB 1.154 ......

 2020-02-27 07:32 

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SK Telecom joins hands with Deutsche Telekom on 5G RF repeaters...

SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- SK Telecom Co., South Korea's largest mobile carrier, said......

 2020-02-27 07:23 

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(LEAD) Big Protestant churches have no plan to cancel services despite outbreak...

(ATTN: ADDS more info in paras 7-11) SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- Many big Protestant chur......

 2020-02-27 07:21 

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Preseason baseball games wiped out by coronavirus...

SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- The South Korean baseball league canceled all of its preseason ......

 2020-02-27 07:02 

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S. Koreans' work hours edge down in 2019...

SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- Average work hours in South Korea decreased 0.5 percent last ye......

 2020-02-27 06:59 

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Daegu's virus infections top 1,000, most linked to Shincheonji religious group...

SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- The cumulative number of novel coronavirus cases in the southea......

 2020-02-27 06:58 

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Seoul stocks finish lower on coronavirus sell-off...

SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stocks fell more than 1 percent on Thursday as for......

 2020-02-27 06:53 

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(LEAD) China, 11 more countries restrict travel from S. Korea over coronavirus concern...

(ATTN: ADDS FM's remarks in paras 9-10)By Kim Seung-yeon SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -......

 2020-02-27 06:51 

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(LEAD) KT&G wins US$1.8 bln tobacco export deal in Middle East...

(ATTN: UPDATES stock prices; ADDS 2019 results) SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- KT&G Cor......

 2020-02-27 06:42 

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N.K. arranging special flight to Vladivostok amid border closure over coronavirus: report...

SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- North Korea is organizing a special flight from Pyongyang to Ru......

 2020-02-27 06:40 

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KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-5...

HYUNDAIDEPTST 71,300 UP 500KIH 65,000 0LOTTE Hima......

 2020-02-27 06:40 

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KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-4...

LOTTE SHOPPING 98,600 DN 300IBK 9,780 UP 120KorElecTer......

 2020-02-27 06:40 

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KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-3...

IlyangPharm 21,400 UP 150DaeduckElec 9,910 DN 490MERITZ SEC......

 2020-02-27 06:40 

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KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-2...

KPIC 90,700 DN 1,300Youngpoong 604,000 0HyundaiEng......

 2020-02-27 06:40 

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KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-1...

SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- Thursday's closing prices (KRW) of KOSPI 200 stocks traded......

 2020-02-27 06:32 

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KOSDAQ 638.17 DN 16.46 points (close)...
 2020-02-27 06:32 

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KOSPI 2,054.89 DN 21.88 points (close)...
 2020-02-27 06:30 

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Dollar ends at 1,217.2 won UP from 1,216.9 won...
 2020-02-27 06:04 

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(LEAD) Conservative civic group to press ahead with Sunday gathering...

(ATTN: RECASTS headline, lead; UPDATES details in first five paras, final para) SEOUL, F......

 2020-02-27 06:03 

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(4th LD) S. Korea's virus infections near 1,600, new cases centered on hardest-hit Daegu, church followers...

(ATTN: ADDS details, KCDC chief's remarks in paras 4-7, photos) SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yo......

 2020-02-27 06:02 

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Delivery workers call for safety measures against virus...

By Lee Minji SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- Delivery workers on Thursday called for heighten......

 2020-02-27 06:02 

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With 2 scoreless spring outings, Kim Kwang-hyun well positioned for spot in Cardinals' rotation...

SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- With consecutive scoreless appearances in his first camp with t......

 2020-02-27 06:01 

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(LEAD) Moon calls for strong taxation steps to curb housing price hikes...

(ATTN: UPDATES with remarks on shipping industry, other details in last 7 paras; ADDS phot......

 2020-02-27 05:56 

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(LEAD) Cancellation of single exercise would not affect Korea-U.S. joint posture: defense chief...

(ATTN: ADDS more comments, latest info in paras 2, 5-14; CHANGES photo)By Oh Seok-min SE......

 2020-02-27 05:50 

Korea Joongang Daily

Bank of Korea throws curveball by holding base rate steady at 1.25%...

The Bank of Korea is maintaining its base rate at 1.25 percent despite the coronavirus outbreak damaging an already weak economy. The central bank's Monetary Policy Board was expected to take the....

 2020-02-27 05:48 

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N. Korea to maintain border shutdown until development of coronavirus treatment: senior official...

SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- North Korea will keep its borders closed until effective diagno......

 2020-02-27 05:45 

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China, 11 more countries restrict travel from S. Korea over coronavirus concern...

By Kim Seung-yeon SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- About a dozen additional countries and par......

 2020-02-27 05:43 

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Moody's sees short-term coronavirus virus impact on S. Korean firms...

SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- Moody's Investors Service said Thursday it expects the spr......

 2020-02-27 05:35 

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Number of paid employee jobs gains 3.5 pct in Q3...

SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- The number of jobs for wage and salary workers in South Korea c......

 2020-02-27 05:31 

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(LEAD) No genetic mutation in new coronavirus found: KCDC...

(ATTN: ADDS more info in paras 2-5; ADDS photo caption) SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- South......

 2020-02-27 05:15 

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Moon calls for strong taxation steps to curb housing price hikes...

SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- President Moon Jae-in on Thursday stressed the need to levy mor......

 2020-02-27 05:06 

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(3rd LD) BOK stands pat amid looming virus fallout, cuts growth outlook...

(ATTN: RECASTS headline, lead; UPDATES with more details, minor changes in paras 5-17; RES......

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