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 2018-11-16 10:21 

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Soldier dies after being found with gunshot wound to head at border guard post...

A South Korean soldier died Friday after being found with a gunshot wound to his head at a toilet within a guard post (GP) on the eastern section of the border with North Korea, military officials said....

 2018-11-16 08:46 

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(LEAD) Hyundai Motor Group replaces head of Chinese operation...

Hyundai Motor Group, South Korea's biggest carmaker by sales, said Friday that it has replaced the head of its Chinese operation in a shake-up meant to boost sales in the world's largest automobile market....

 2018-11-16 08:20 

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Hyundai Motor Group replaces head of Chinese operation...

Hyundai Motor Group, South Korea's biggest carmaker by sales, said Friday that it has replaced the head of its Chinese operation in a shake-up meant to boost sales in the world's largest automobile market....

 2018-11-16 08:18 

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Japanese right-wing lawmaker takes issues with TWICE member's T-shirt...

A Japanese right-wing lawmaker has claimed that a member of K-pop girl group TWICE is engaged in anti-Japanese activities, citing her T-shirt as an example....

 2018-11-16 08:15 

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(LEAD) Senior N. Korean official urges Asia-Pacific support for inter-Korean peace...

A senior North Korean official on Friday asked Asia-Pacific nations to actively support the two Koreas' peace efforts at an international forum in South Korea....

 2018-11-16 07:40 

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(LEAD) Seoul stocks end higher on eased trade woes...

South Korean stocks ended higher for the second consecutive session on Friday as investor sentiment recovered on hopes of eased U.S.-China trade friction. The South Korean currency rose against the U.S. dollar....

 2018-11-16 07:31 

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S. Korean Bond Yields on Nov. 16, 2018...
 2018-11-16 07:17 

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Seoul stocks end higher on eased trade woes...

South Korean stocks ended higher for the second consecutive session on Friday as investor sentiment recovered on hopes of eased U.S.-China trade friction. The South Korean currency rose against the U.S. dollar....

 2018-11-16 07:17 

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(LEAD) N. Korea decides to deport U.S. citizen detained for illegal entry...

North Korea has decided to deport a U.S. citizen detained for illegally entering the country, its state media reported on Friday....

 2018-11-16 07:04 

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(2nd LD) N. Korea proposes connecting int'l air routes over border with S. Korea...

North Korea on Friday proposed connecting international air routes along the western and eastern coasts of the Korean Peninsula during the first-ever inter-Korean meeting on aviation cooperation, Seoul's unification ministry said....

 2018-11-16 07:00 

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N. Korea decides to deport U.S. citizen detained for illegal entry...

North Korea has decided to deport a U.S. citizen detained for illegally entering the country, its state media reported on Friday....

 2018-11-16 06:41 

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KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-6...
 2018-11-16 06:41 

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KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-5...
 2018-11-16 06:41 

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KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-4...
 2018-11-16 06:41 

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KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-3...
 2018-11-16 06:41 

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(2nd LD) S. Korea, UAE launch high-level dialogue channel on nuclear cooperation...

South Korea and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) launched a high-level dialogue channel on nuclear cooperation on Friday, in another sign of their expanding partnership....

 2018-11-16 06:41 

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KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-2...
 2018-11-16 06:41 

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KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-1...

Friday's closing prices (KRW) of KOSPI 200 stocks traded on the main Korea Stock Exchange....

 2018-11-16 06:33 

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KOSDAQ 690.18 UP 8.80 points (close)...
 2018-11-16 06:33 

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KOSPI 2,092.40 UP 4.34 points (close)...
 2018-11-16 06:30 

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Dollar ends at 1,128.5 won DN from 1,129.2 won...
 2018-11-16 06:30 

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Ex-KBO club president permanently expelled from baseball community...

The Korea Baseball Organization (KBO) on Friday confirmed the expulsion of a former president of a club from the baseball community following his conviction for embezzlement....

 2018-11-16 06:18 

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(3rd LD) N.K. leader inspects test of new high-tech weapon amid stalemated nuke talks...

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has inspected a test of a newly developed high-tech weapon, the North's state media reported Friday amid stalemated denuclearization talks with the United States....

 2018-11-16 06:16 

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N. Korea may have tested new long-range artillery: source...

North Korea's newly developed tactical weapon is thought to be a long-range artillery piece, a government source in Seoul said Friday, hours after Pyongyang's media reported on leader Kim Jong-un's supervision of its recent testing....

 2018-11-16 05:56 

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Drunken Tiger's new song featuring RM tops U.S. iTunes' hip-hop chart...

South Korean hip-hop icon Drunken Tiger's new song featuring BTS leader RM debuted at No. 1 on the U.S. iTunes' hip-hop chart, its agency said Friday....

 2018-11-16 05:52 

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S. Korea's trade volume surpasses US$1 tln at fastest pace...

South Korea's trade volume exceeded US$1 trillion at the fastest pace ever Friday, led by brisk sales of memory chips and petrochemical products, the trade ministry said....

 2018-11-16 05:51 

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Police refer venture firm head accused of porn distribution to prosecution...

Police on Friday referred to the prosecution a venture company chief accused of abetting online circulation of obscene videos and cruelly assaulting company employees....

 2018-11-16 05:49 

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Venue changed for S. Korea's football friendly vs. Uzbekistan...

The venue of South Korea's international football friendly match against Uzbekistan has been changed due to pitch conditions, the national football governing body said Friday....

 2018-11-16 05:46 

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(LEAD) Moon heads to Papua New Guinea for APEC forum, meeting with Xi...

President Moon Jae-in left Singapore for Papua New Guinea on Friday for this year's summit of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum and bilateral meetings on its sidelines, including one with Chinese President Xi Jinping....

 2018-11-16 05:43 

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(LEAD) EugeneBell calls for support in tackling TB crisis in N. Korea...

The head of the EugeneBell Foundation Korea said Friday that the tuberculosis problem in North Korea is reaching a critical point that requires swift action and support from South Korea....

 2018-11-16 05:43 

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(LEAD) S. Korea's top nuclear envoy to visit U.S. next week...

Senior South Korean and U.S. diplomats will have talks next week on joint efforts to denuclearize North Korea, including the planned launch of a bilateral...

 2018-11-16 05:37 

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(LEAD) FKI vice head urges WTO to address nontariff barriers...

The World Trade Organization (WTO) should tackle escalating nontariff barriers to stem the spread of protectionism and nationalism, the deputy head of South Korea's top business lobby said Friday....

 2018-11-16 05:32 

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Hotels.com vows to seek tech innovation, localization for S. Korea...

Hotels.com, a global booking service platform, will focus on technology innovation and localization to attract more South Korean customers, a senior company executive said Friday....

 2018-11-16 05:24 

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Foreign ministry official found unconscious in Singapore while accompanying Moon...

President Moon Jae-in said Friday that one of the foreign ministry officials accompanying him on his trip to Singapore was found unconscious in her hotel room following an apparent stroke....

 2018-11-16 05:24 

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(LEAD) S. Korea, UAE launch high-level dialogue channel on nuclear cooperation...

South Korea and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) launched a high-level dialogue channel on nuclear cooperation on Friday, in another sign of their expanding partnership....

 2018-11-16 05:00 

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Today in Korean history...

Japan signs a...

 2018-11-16 03:43 

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N.K. weapon test doesn't signal abandonment of nuke talks: official...

North Korea's test of an unspecified high-tech weapon should not be interpreted as a sign that the regime is abandoning denuclearization talks with the United States, a senior South Korean official said Thursday....

 2018-11-16 03:05 

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EugeneBell calls for support in tackling TB crisis in N. Korea...

The head of the EugeneBell Foundation Korea said Friday that the tuberculosis problem in North Korea is reaching a critical point that requires swift action and support from South Korea....

 2018-11-16 03:00 

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Home ownership rate in S. Korea stands at 55.9 pct in 2017...

The home ownership rate in South Korea came to 55.9 percent in 2017, 0.4 percentage point up from a year earlier, government data showed Friday....

 2018-11-16 02:58 

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S. Korea, UAE launch high-level dialogue channel on nuclear cooperation...

South Korea and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) launched a high-level dialogue channel on nuclear cooperation on Friday, in another sign of their expanding partnership....

 2018-11-16 02:48 

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S. Korea's top nuclear envoy to visit U.S. next week...

Senior South Korean and U.S. diplomats will have talks next week on joint efforts to denuclearize North Korea, including the planned launch of a bilateral...

 2018-11-16 02:47 

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N. Korean officials visit lake park, residential town near Seoul...

A five-member North Korean delegation that arrived in South Korea on Wednesday to attend an international peace forum toured a residential town and a lake park on the northern outskirts of Seoul on Friday....

 2018-11-16 02:42 

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Seoul shares trim earlier gains in late morning trading...

South Korean stocks trimmed earlier gains late Friday morning amid foreign and institutional selling....

 2018-11-16 02:30 

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Defender feeling pressure of nat'l football team captaincy...

For South Korean center back Kim Young-gwon, national football team captaincy isn't always a welcoming job....

 2018-11-16 02:24 

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Hyundai Motor showcases Santa Fe SUV with fingerprint access in China...

Hyundai Motor Co., South Korea's biggest carmaker by sales, on Friday showcased an upgraded version of the Santa Fe sport utility vehicle in China as it is struggling to increase its sales in the world's largest automobile market....

 2018-11-16 02:11 

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(LEAD) N. Korean leader orders development of gateway city to China...

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has instructed a sweeping development of Sinuiju, the North's main border city with China, Pyongyang's media reported Friday....

 2018-11-16 02:10 

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(LEAD) Koreas hold meeting on aviation cooperation...

South and North Korea held a meeting Friday to discuss cooperation in the aviation sector, including the possible opening of a direct air route between the countries....

 2018-11-16 02:04 

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The Korea Interbank Offered Rates (KORIBOR)...
 2018-11-16 02:00 

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Kia unveils new KX5 SUV at Chinese auto show...

Kia Motors Corp., South Korea's second-biggest carmaker by sales, on Friday unveiled the new KX5 sport-utility vehicle at a Chinese motor show in a push to boost its sales in the world's largest automobile market....

 2018-11-16 01:46 

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S. Korean Navy's first training ship to be launched Friday...

The first training ship of South Korea's Navy is set to be launched on Friday afternoon....

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