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 2020-02-28 03:00 

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Banks' lending rates slightly drop in Jan....

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- Lending rates on fresh loans extended by banks in South Korea d......

 2020-02-28 02:44 

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Hyundai Mipo bags 45.3 bln-won deal to build chemical tanker...

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- Hyundai Mipo Dockyard Co., a local shipbuilder, said Friday tha......

 2020-02-28 02:43 

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Culture minister urges religious groups to halt gatherings amid coronavirus...

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's culture minister urged local religious group......

 2020-02-28 02:42 

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(2nd LD) S. Korea's virus cases top 2,000 on massive testing...

(ATTN: UPDATES throughout with remarks, expert's comments, details; EDITS first two p......

 2020-02-28 02:34 

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(LEAD) S. Korea seeks extra budget, other measures to minimize virus fallout...

(ATTN: RECASTS headline, paras 1-4 with updated info; RESTRUCTURES)By Byun Duk-kun SEOUL......

 2020-02-28 02:33 

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(LEAD) BTS cancels Seoul leg of new world tour in April over coronavirus...

(ATTN: UPDATES with more info from 4th para) SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- K-pop super band......

 2020-02-28 02:31 

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Seoul stocks expand losses late Friday morning on virus sell-off...

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stocks sank more than 2 percent late Friday mornin......

 2020-02-28 02:31 

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April election candidates halt conventional campaigning due to coronavirus...

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- Candidates for the April elections have stopped conventional ca......

 2020-02-28 02:31 

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Korea Electric Power remains in red in 2019...

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- Korea Electric Power Corp. on Friday reported its 2019 net loss......

 2020-02-28 02:30 

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Korea Electric Power remains in red in Q4...

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- Korea Electric Power Corp. on Friday reported its fourth-quarte......

 2020-02-28 02:24 

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N. Korea stresses prevention of animal-related diseases amid coronavirus battle...

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- North Korea is strengthening efforts to prevent the African swi......

 2020-02-28 02:14 

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(LEAD) Virus-hit budget carriers call for support...

(ATTN: RECASTS throughout with details) SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's lo......

 2020-02-28 02:05 

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The Korea Interbank Offered Rates (KORIBOR)...

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- The Korea Interbank Offered Rates (KORIBOR) as posted by Yonhap......

 2020-02-28 02:01 

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(LEAD) S. Korea struggles to acquire hospital beds amid spike in new coronavirus cases...

(ATTN: UPDATES with the latest tally in last para) SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- South Kore......

 2020-02-28 02:00 

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(3rd LD) Korea's Jan. industrial output edges up, virus fallout in store to hit hard...

(ATTN: ADDS details throughout, photo) SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's ove......

 2020-02-28 02:00 

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S. Korea draws up massive support measures to minimize virus fallout...

By Byun Duk-kun SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- South Korea on Friday announced massive finan......

 2020-02-28 01:56 

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Korean Embassy in Iran calls for preparations for possible contingency amid spreading coronavirus...

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- The South Korean Embassy in Iran has called for hundreds of its......

 2020-02-28 01:49 

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52 countries restrict entry from coronavirus-hit S. Korea...

By Kim Seung-yeon SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- More than 50 countries are restricting the......

 2020-02-28 01:49 

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BTS cancels Seoul leg of new world tour in April over coronavirus...

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- K-pop super band BTS on Friday canceled the inaugural Seoul leg......

 2020-02-28 01:42 

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(LEAD) USFK issues advance furlough notice to Korean employees amid little progress in defense cost talks...

(ATTN: ADDS photo, more info throughout) SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- U.S. Forces Korea (......

 2020-02-28 01:31 

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(LEAD) S. Korea reports 256 new virus cases, total tops 2,000...

(ATTN: ADDS details throughout) SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- South Korea reported 256 new......

 2020-02-28 01:10 

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S. Korea reports 256 new virus cases, total tops 2,000...

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- South Korea reported 256 new cases of the coronavirus on Friday......

 2020-02-28 01:01 

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(URGENT) S. Korea reports 256 more cases of new coronavirus, total now at 2,022...
 2020-02-28 01:00 

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Virus-hit budget carriers call for support...

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's low-cost carriers on Friday called on the go......

 2020-02-28 00:52 

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USFK issues advance furlough notice to Korean employees amid little progress in defense cost talks...

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- U.S. Forces Korea (USFK) has issued a 30-day advance notice of ......

 2020-02-28 00:45 

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S. Korea struggles to acquire hospital beds amid spike in new coronavirus cases...

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- South Korean health authorities said Friday they are making utm......

 2020-02-28 00:41 

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(URGENT) USFK issues furlough notice to Korean employees amid little progress in defense cost talks...
 2020-02-28 00:34 

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(2nd LD) Korea's Jan. industrial output edges up, virus fallout in store to hit hard...

(ATTN: ADDS details in paras 4-6, 12) SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's over......

 2020-02-28 00:29 

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Seoul stocks open sharply lower as coronavirus sell-off continues...

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stocks opened sharply lower on Friday as investors......

 2020-02-28 00:20 

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Chinese students delay trips to S. Korea amid virus fears...

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- An increasing number of Chinese students enrolled in universiti......

 2020-02-28 00:01 

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KOSPI 2,020.17 DN 34.72 points (open)...
 2020-02-28 00:01 

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KOSDAQ 626.36 DN 11.81 points (open)...
 2020-02-28 00:00 

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Dollar opens at 1,215.0 won DN from 1,217.2 won...
 2020-02-27 23:35 

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(LEAD) Industrial output grows 0.1 pct in January...

(ATTN: RECASTS lead; ADDS details throughout, photo)SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- South Korea......

 2020-02-27 23:29 

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Moon to meet political party leaders on containing COVID-19...

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- President Moon Jae-in will hold a meeting with the heads of Sou......

 2020-02-27 23:18 

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Industrial output grows 0.1 pct in January...

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's overall industrial output gained 0.1 percent......

 2020-02-27 23:13 

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Blue Jays' Ryu Hyun-jin shrugs off extra-base hits in spring debut...

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- As a seasoned big league veteran, Ryu Hyun-jin, new South Korea......

 2020-02-27 23:00 

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(URGENT) Korea's industrial output rises 0.1 pct in Jan....
 2020-02-27 22:46 

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Fewer Americans view N. Korea as threat: survey...

By Lee Haye-ah WASHINGTON, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- Just over half of Americans view North Ko......

 2020-02-27 22:33 

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Korean companies join virus fight with relief goods...

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- South Korean companies, although they are also feeling the pinc......

 2020-02-27 21:59 

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(EDITORIAL from Korea JoongAng Daily on Feb. 28)...

Cheer up, Daegu! The number of people confirmed infected with the Covid-19 coronavirus h......

 2020-02-27 21:58 

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(EDITORIAL from Korea Times on Feb. 28)...

Diplomatic incompetence :Korea should do more to protect travelers abroad Fears of the n......

 2020-02-27 21:58 

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(EDITORIAL from Korea Herald on Feb. 28)...

Do not pass the buck:Minister blames Koreans; Cheong Wa Dae points at Shincheonji; Ruling ......

 2020-02-27 21:58 

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Top headlines in major S. Korean newspapers...

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- The following are the top headlines in major South Korean newsp......

 2020-02-27 20:37 

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(LEAD) Blue Jays' Ryu Hyun-jin allows home run in up-and-down 1st spring start...

(ATTN: UPDATES with result at bottom) SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- Ryu Hyun-jin served up ......

 2020-02-27 19:40 

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Blue Jays' Ryu Hyun-jin allows home run in up-and-down 1st spring start...

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Yonhap) -- Ryu Hyun-jin served up a towering home run but pitched out of a......

 2020-02-27 14:34 

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(6th LD) S. Korea's virus cases top 1,700 on surge in infected church followers...

(ATTN: ADDS details on coronavirus genetic analysis in paras 23-25) SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yon......

 2020-02-27 13:55 

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LG Chem sells photoresist biz to Chinese firm for 58 bln won...

SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- LG Chem Ltd., South Korea's largest chemicals company, has......

 2020-02-27 13:28 

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(LEAD) Shanghai donates 500,000 masks to virus-hit Daegu...

(ATTN: RECASTS headline, dateline, lead; UPDATES throughout with Shanghai's donation ......

 2020-02-27 13:18 

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(4th LD) Big Protestant churches have no plan to cancel services despite outbreak...

(ATTN: UPDATES with calls by the NCCK in paras 11-14) SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Yonhap) -- Many bi......

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