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 2019-07-18 15:00 

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(3rd LD) Seoul mulling 'various scenarios' after Tokyo's deadline for forced labor arbitration panel...

(ATTN: RECASTS headline, lead)By Song Sang-ho SEOUL, July 18 (Yonhap) -- South Korea is ......

 2019-07-18 14:20 

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S. Korea establishes diplomatic ties with North Macedonia...

SEOUL, July 18 (Yonhap) -- South Korea has formally established diplomatic relations with ......

 2019-07-18 13:48 

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(Gwangju Swimming) No rest for weary diver with Olympic berth at stake...

By Yoo Jee-ho GWANGJU, July 18 (Yonhap) -- South Korean diver Woo Ha-ram has had quite a......

 2019-07-18 13:39 

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(LEAD) (Gwangju Swimming) S. Korean Woo Ha-ram takes 4th in 3m springboard diving...

(ATTN: ADDS details, photo, comments; FIXES word in para 6)By Yoo Jee-ho GWANGJU, July 1......

 2019-07-18 13:11 

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(Gwangju Swimming) S. Korean Woo Ha-ram takes 4th in 3m springboard diving...

By Yoo Jee-ho GWANGJU, July 18 (Yonhap) -- South Korean diver Woo Ha-ram placed fourth i......

 2019-07-18 12:34 

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(4th LD) Moon, political party chiefs unite against Japan's export restrictions...

(ATTN: UPDATES with stance on bilateral military pact in 8th para; extra budget issue in ......

 2019-07-18 12:32 

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Minister says it's time to hold high-level talks with N. Korea...

SEOUL, July 18 (Yonhap) -- Unification Minister Kim Yeon-chul said Thursday that it is nec......

 2019-07-18 12:23 

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(Gwangju Swimming) Water polo goal scorer pleased with team's continued progress...

By Yoo Jee-ho GWANGJU, July 18 (Yonhap) -- When the South Korean women's water polo......

 2019-07-18 12:19 

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Moon rallies rival parties to deal with Tokyo...

President Moon Jae-in and political leaders on Thursday discussed Korea's handling of Japan's new export restrictions and their snowballing impact on the economy. Moon and the heads of five major....

 2019-07-18 12:18 

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Romashina adds 20th gold to glittering career...

Svetlana Romashina of Russia won the women's solo free routine in artistic swimming at the Gwangju 2019 FINA World Aquatics Championships at Yeomju Gymnasium on Wednesday....

 2019-07-18 12:18 

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Kia begins sales of new Seltos compact SUV...

Kia Motors launched Thursday its Seltos compact sports-utility vehicle (SUV), the latest addition to its burgeoning portfolio of SUVs. The compact SUV is seeking to upstage Kia's previous attempt in the segment....

 2019-07-18 12:16 

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FSC's Choi quits suddenly after 2 years at the post...

Financial Services Commission (FSC) Chairman Choi Jong-ku announced his resignation just a day before his second anniversary on the job. On Thursday, he said that he offered to step down recently....

 2019-07-18 12:15 

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KCCI chair urges business heads to back Moon...

JEJU - Park Yong-maan, chairman of the Korea Chamber of Commerce and Industry, urged Korean corporate leaders to trust President Moon Jae-in in dealing with the ongoing trade tension with....

 2019-07-18 12:15 

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12 models from four brands are being recalled...

Two Hyundai Motor Genesis models are being recalled, as fuel leaks could lead to the vehicles catching fire, a problem similar to that faced by BMWs last year. Cars from three other....

 2019-07-18 12:15 

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With Kmong, keep day job and try a gig...

Developing cryptocurrencies. Managing Instagram accounts. Relationship coaching. Telling fortunes. YouTube consulting. These are just some of the jobs offered on Kmong, an online platform....

 2019-07-18 12:15 

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Practice begins before swimming starts Sunday...

Swimmers for host country Korea got their first practice in at the main pool for the world championships on Thursday. Some 20 swimmers arrived at Nambu University Municipal Aquatics Center....

 2019-07-18 12:14 

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(LEAD) S. Korea may review military info-sharing pact with Japan: Cheong Wa Dae official...

(ATTN: UPDATES with Cheong Wa Dae's explanation, other details from 5th para) SEOUL,......

 2019-07-18 12:14 

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13-year-old diver Chen takes victory for China...

Chen Yuxi of China won the women's 10 meter platform diving event at the Gwangju 2019 FINA World Aquatics Championships at Nambu University Municipal Aquatics Center on Wednesday....

 2019-07-18 12:14 

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New chip production begins without issue...

Samsung Electronics has started production of the application processor (AP) for its new Galaxy Note10, apparently unhindered by ongoing Japanese restrictions on exports of key materials to Korea....

 2019-07-18 12:14 

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MBC announcer berates abuse of labor law...

MBC announcer Son Jung-eun on Wednesday criticized a group of contracted announcers at the broadcasting company for allegedly abusing the recent labor law revision....

 2019-07-18 12:14 

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Korea preparing for trade restrictions, Hong says...

Japan gave Korea until midnight Thursday to agree to the establishment of an arbitration committee to deal with compensation issues regarding Korean laborers forced to worker during World....

 2019-07-18 12:13 

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(3rd LD) Moon, political party chiefs unite against Japan's export restrictions...

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 2019-07-18 12:12 

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BOK key rate cut pushes Seoul stocks down...

Korean stocks closed lower Thursday even after the central bank unexpectedly cut the key rate amid persistent trade woes with Japan. The won appreciated against the dollar.The benchmark....

 2019-07-18 12:11 

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Foreigners moving to Korea hits all-time high...

More foreigners than ever are entering Korea and staying on, many with the aim of settling down and pursuing their dreams. The Winter Olympic Games hosted in PyeongChang last year and the growing....

 2019-07-18 12:11 

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Japanese company key to Kim's smuggling...

A Japanese company and a company in Busan played key roles in the smuggling network used to import North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's luxury cars, according to a U.S.-based think tank....

 2019-07-18 12:11 

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Forget about Hawaii, new holiday spot is your local department store...

The latest vacation destination is the department store. Rather than traveling great distances for the holiday, more people just go to nearby department stores to escape the sweltering....

 2019-07-18 12:11 

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KT and NDS team up on blockchain supply chain...

KT signed an agreement with Nongshim Data System (NDS), an IT affiliate of the food and beverage company, to develop a blockchain-based food safety record system and expand....

 2019-07-18 12:11 

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Money problems drive more to murder parents...

Kim Sung-kwan, 37, had a habit of telling lies. He told his wife and his in-laws that he was working at a well-known company and was about to inherit a fortune from his grandfather....

 2019-07-18 12:11 

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No sides for U.S. in trade row...

The United States takes the tensions between Korea and Japan very seriously but cannot play a "mediating role," according to the chair of the Korean National Assembly's Foreign Affairs....

 2019-07-18 12:11 

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KMA warns of potential damage from heavy rain...

Typhoon Danas will land in Korea over the weekend, passing by Jeju Island tonight and continuing northeast into the southern regions of the country, said the Korea Meteorological Administration....

 2019-07-18 12:10 

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South, WFP seek waiver to send rice to North...

The South Korean government and the World Food Programme (WFP) are in the process of obtaining a sanctions waiver to ship thousands of tons of domestically grown rice to the North....

 2019-07-18 11:57 

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S. Korea may review military info-sharing pact with Japan: Cheong Wa Dae official...

SEOUL, July 18 (Yonhap) -- A senior Cheong Wa Dae official said Thursday South Korea will ......

 2019-07-18 11:55 

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(LEAD) (Gwangju Swimming) S. Korea scores twice in women's water polo loss to Canada...

(ATTN: ADDS details at bottom, photo; CHANGES 2nd photo)By Yoo Jee-ho GWANGJU, July 18 (......

 2019-07-18 11:26 

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(URGENT) S. Korea will review whether to renew pact with Japan on sharing military information, if necessary: Cheong Wa Dae official...
 2019-07-18 11:17 

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(Gwangju Swimming) S. Korea scores twice in women's water polo loss to Canada...

By Yoo Jee-ho GWANGJU, July 18 (Yonhap) -- South Korea scored twice while taking its thi......

 2019-07-18 11:02 

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(2nd LD) Moon, political party chiefs united against Japan's export restrictions...

(ATTN: UPDATES throughout with meeting results; ADDS photo)By Lee Chi-dong SEOUL, July 1......

 2019-07-18 10:43 

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S. Korea to build world's largest floating solar farm...

SEOUL, July 18 (Yonhap) -- South Korea will build the world's largest floating solar ......

 2019-07-18 10:37 

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(URGENT) Moon, leaders of five political parities agree to establish pan-national 'emergency cooperation' body against Japan's trade measure...
 2019-07-18 10:08 

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(3rd LD) Japan's export curbs could cut S. Korea's economic growth: minister...

(ATTN: UPDATES with minister's comments in paras 12-14) By Kim Kwang-tae SEJONG, Ju......

 2019-07-18 09:52 

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Samsung asks local partners to secure Japanese parts amid export curbs...

By Kim Eun-jung SEOUL, July 18 (Yonhap) -- Samsung Electronics Co. is exploring all poss......

 2019-07-18 09:15 

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(News Focus) S. Korean box office thrives despite slowing economy...

By Kim Boram SEOUL, July 18 (Yonhap) -- With the year 2019 having just passed the halfwa......

 2019-07-18 08:43 

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South Korea braces for approaching typhoon...

SEOUL, July 18 (Yonhap) -- South Koreans are bracing for a small-scale typhoon forecast to......

 2019-07-18 08:32 

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(5th LD) BOK delivers unexpected rate cut amid growing uncertainty, further cuts growth outlook...

(ATTN: TRIMS throughout; ADDS more details in paras 12-13)By Byun Duk-kun SEOUL, July 18 ......

 2019-07-18 08:26 

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NSC vows efforts to help advance denuclearization talks...

SEOUL, July 18 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's National Security Council (NSC) will provide......

 2019-07-18 08:19 

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Samsung begins production of upgraded DRAM for premium smartphones...

By Kim Eun-jung SEOUL, July 18 (Yonhap) -- Samsung Electronics Co. said Thursday it has ......

 2019-07-18 08:09 

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N. Korea slams Japan over export curbs against S. Korea...

SEOUL, July 18 (Yonhap) -- North Korea's official news agency on Thursday lashed out ......

 2019-07-18 08:05 

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(LEAD) Moon cites Japan, extra budget as top priorities in talks with political party chiefs...

(ATTN: UPDATES with opening remarks by Moon and LKP head; CHANGES headline; ADDS photo, by......

 2019-07-18 07:42 

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N. Korea's deputy envoy to U.N. seen returning from trip to Pyongyang...

BEIJING, July 18 (Yonhap) -- North Korea's deputy U.N. ambassador has visited Pyongya......

 2019-07-18 07:21 

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(LEAD) Seoul stocks close lower on trade woes...

(ATTN: ADDS bond yields at the bottom) SEOUL, July 18 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stocks clo......

 2019-07-18 07:17 

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S. Korean Bond Yields on July 18, 2019...

Today (%) Previous Session(%) Change (BP)1-year TB 1.444 1.491 ......

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