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 2021-10-27 12:33 

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(2nd LD) S. Korea, Russia agree to closely cooperate for early resumption of Korea peace efforts...

(ATTN: ADDS anniversary commemoration of bilateral ties in third para from bottom) By Kim ......

 2021-10-27 12:14 

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Ulsan stunned in FA Cup semifinals, lose 'double' bid...

By Yoo Jee-ho SEOUL, Oct. 27 (Yonhap) -- Ulsan Hyundai FC suffered a shocking 2-1 loss t......

 2021-10-27 11:49 

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(LEAD) S. Korea, Russia agree to closely cooperate for early resumption of Korea peace efforts...

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 2021-10-27 10:56 

Korea Joongang Daily

Ground broken on big Goyang arena for K-pop concerts...

Construction of Korea's first arena dedicated to K-pop concerts began in Goyang, Gyeonggi, on Wednesday....

 2021-10-27 10:56 

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Korea urges ‘inclusive recovery’ at Asean plus three summit...

President Moon Jae-in urged an "inclusive recovery" from the Covid-19 pandemic, especially stressing health and climate change cooperation with Southeast Asia, in a virtual summit with the leaders of Asean countries, China and Japan Wednesday....

 2021-10-27 10:56 

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Top legislative experts in Asia share knowledge at 9th ALES...

Legislative experts from Korea and other Asian countries gathered virtually Wednesday at an annual law forum hosted in Seoul to share each country's legislative administration and work toward their further development....

 2021-10-27 10:02 

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(3rd LD) New virus cases soar to nearly 2,000 ahead of start of phased return to normalcy...

(ATTN: UPDATES with 6 p.m. tally in paras 6-7)By Kim Seung-yeon SEOUL, Oct. 27 (Yonhap)......

 2021-10-27 10:02 

Korea Joongang Daily

Coupang data leak affects 310,000 customers...

Coupang's app displayed leaked private data of users for about an hour on Tuesday....

 2021-10-27 10:01 

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Naver, Line launch Japanese Smart Store...

Naver and one of its subsidiaries Line, announced the pre-opening of MySmartStore, which is the Japanese version of Naver Smart Store. MySmartStore began operations on Oct. 20, ahead of the service's official launch slated for......

 2021-10-27 10:01 

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Roh begged forgiveness from Gwangju victims...

Former president Roh Tae-woo asked in his will for forgiveness from victims of the military junta's brutal 1980 suppression of the Gwangju pro-democracy protests, as the government announced Wednesday it would hold a state funeral for him....

 2021-10-27 10:01 

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Same games, different island...

Participants of the...

 2021-10-27 10:00 

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A new chapter...

Officials from Korea's Justice Ministry and Coast Guard wave their hands on Wednesday to welcome Afghans, who were evacuated from Kabul to Seoul in late August, to the Korea Coast Guard Academy in Yeosu, South Jeolla....

 2021-10-27 10:00 

Korea Joongang Daily

Art for art’s sake...

An artwork featuring 900 light-emitting diode (LED) balls that light up to match the rhythm of different songs hangs from the ceiling at AK Plaza's soon-to-opened Gwangmyeong branch. The department store will open on Friday....

 2021-10-27 10:00 

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[ANALYSIS] Samsung's Lee Jae-yong steps out of the shadows...

Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong presented a vision of a "New Samsung" on the first anniversary of the death of his father, Lee Kun-hee....

 2021-10-27 10:00 

Korea Joongang Daily

Infections rise, but rules are still being relaxed soon...

The number of daily Covid cases soared to nearly 2,000 on Tuesday, one day after Korea unveiled plans to return to normalcy next week. The number of new cases on Tuesday totaled 1,952, including 1,930 local infections and 22 overseas infections......

 2021-10-27 10:00 

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Amorepacificprojects teach teens about breast cancer...

As October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Amorepacific and the Korea Breast Cancer Foundation are jointly holding a "Pink Ribbon Campaign" under the slogan "move yourself, for your pink life."Amorepacific is targeting......

 2021-10-27 09:36 

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SK Chemicals to sell its PPS biz to HDC Hyundai EP...

SEOUL, Oct. 27 (Yonhap) -- South Korean chemical company SK Chemicals Co. said Wednesday i......

 2021-10-27 09:05 

Korea Joongang Daily

Concerns remain as the countdown to Beijing 2022 begins...

The 100-day countdown for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics began Wednesday, but questions still remain over Korea's chances at the Games as injuries, scandals and even a defection could seriously impact the national team's performance....

 2021-10-27 09:05 

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Sale Festa attracts a record number of companies this year...

Over 1,800 companies, a record number, will offer discounts during the Korea Sale Festa this year, aiming to boost consumption ahead of Korea's return to normal....

 2021-10-27 08:33 

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Moon calls for stronger cooperation to end pandemic at ASEAN summit with Japan, China...

SEOUL, Oct. 27 (Yonhap) -- South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Wednesday urged the leade......

 2021-10-27 08:16 

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(2nd LD) LG Display posts strong Q3 earnings on robust panel demand, OLED biz...

(ATTN: UPDATES with more details in 2nd para, last 4 paras)By Woo Jae-yeon SEOUL, Oct. 2......

 2021-10-27 08:13 

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Finance minister to leave for Europe to attend G20, climate change meetings...

SEOUL, Oct. 27 (Yonhap) -- Finance Minister Hong Nam-ki will leave for Italy this week to ......

 2021-10-27 08:10 

Korea Joongang Daily

Actor Ahn Bo-hyun has a lot to thank 'Squid Game' for...

Actor Ahn Bo-hyun is like a chameleon — from a villain, a romantic boyfriend to a detective, he has played parts of all kinds, and he sure is good at it. Netflix's original crime thriller drama series "My Name," starring actors Han So-he...

 2021-10-27 08:10 

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Drop the beat...

Boy band Just B performs during its showcase on Wednesday to promote its first digital single...

 2021-10-27 08:10 

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U.S. says it may differ with Moon on end-of-war idea...

While the United States and South Korea are aligned on the need to diplomatically engage North Korea, they may differ on the steps needed to be taken, the U.S. top security adviser said Tuesday....

 2021-10-27 08:10 

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Secret Number makes a comeback as a six-member girl group...

Secret Number has made a comeback as a six-member girl group on Wednesday, holding a showcase to promote its latest digital single "Fire Saturday." The new release comes 11 months after the release of...

 2021-10-27 08:10 

Korea Joongang Daily

Financial groups achieve record profits as household lending booms...

Banking groups posted strong earnings through the third quarter by lending heavily to households despite the government's admonition against overdoing credit to these borrowers....

 2021-10-27 08:10 

Korea Joongang Daily

Lisa sets new record as her single hits 300 million views in just 48 days...

The music video of Blackpink member Lisa's first solo single "Lalisa" has surpassed 300 million views on YouTube as of Wednesday, YG Entertainment announced. The feat was achieved only 48 days after the song was released. According to ......

 2021-10-27 08:10 

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Lim looks to build on BMW performance at SK Networks Classic...

The KLPGA continues with the SK Networks Seokyung Ladies Classic at Pinx Golf Club in Seogwipo on Thursday, as Jang Ha-na looks to defend her title and Lim Hee-jeong seeks redemption after narrowly missing out on her first ever LPGA title last week....

 2021-10-27 07:56 

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(LEAD) Politicians, biz leaders, citizens mourn death of ex-President Roh...

(ATTN: UPDATES with more info in paras 13-15, 18-21; ADDS photo)By Park Boram SEOUL, Oct......

 2021-10-27 07:49 

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Jeju April 3 incident victims to receive record state compensation...

SEOUL, Oct. 27 (Yonhap) -- The government plans to pay about 960 billion won (US$820 milli......

 2021-10-27 07:45 

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(LEAD) Seoul stocks slump as investors take profit amid earnings peak-out worries...

(ATTN: ADDS bond yields at bottom, photo) SEOUL, Oct. 27 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stocks......

 2021-10-27 07:44 

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Sewon E&C to raise 8 bln won via stock offering...

SEOUL, Oct. 27 (Yonhap) -- Sewon E&C Co.on Wednesday announced that it will sell stock......

 2021-10-27 07:44 

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S. Korean Bond Yields on Oct. 27, 2021...

Today (%) Previous Session(%) Change (BP) 1-year TB 1.299 ......

 2021-10-27 07:41 

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(LEAD) LG Chem to set up battery separator plant in Hungary with Japan's Toray...

(ATTN: ADDS more info, background in paras 3, 9-11)By Kim Seung-yeon SEOUL, Oct. 27 (Yon......

 2021-10-27 07:24 

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(4th LD) S. Korea to hold state funeral for late ex-President Roh...

(ATTN: UPDATES throughout with latest developments; ADDS new photo; TRIMS) By Kim Deok-hy......

 2021-10-27 07:19 

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LG Chem to set up battery separator plant in Hungary with Japan's Toray...

By Kim Seung-yeon SEOUL, Oct. 27 (Yonhap) -- LG Chem Ltd., South Korea's leading che......

 2021-10-27 07:15 

Korea Joongang Daily

Naver begins testing of 'Webtoon AI Painter'...

Naver has started testing the...

 2021-10-27 07:15 

Korea Joongang Daily

Taeguk Ladies suffer painful 6-0 loss in second United States friendly...

The Korean women's football team suffered a painful 6-0 loss in the second of two international friendlies against the United States at Allianz Field in St. Paul, Minnesota on Tuesday....

 2021-10-27 07:15 

Korea Joongang Daily

We'll look into outrageous development profits: Hong...

The government will look into the regulations to see if it can recoup excessive profits private developers pocket from real estate development projects. It was a response to a Seongnam governmennt development project scandal....

 2021-10-27 07:15 

Korea Joongang Daily

2021.10.28 Now Playing...

Annette (15) Drama, Musical / 141 mins. / English / Oct. 27...

 2021-10-27 07:15 

Korea Joongang Daily

Tracklist for Super Junior D&E's first full-length album revealed...

Super Junior D&E, a subunit of 16-year-old K-pop band Super Junior, began counting down to the release of its first full-length album "Countdown." Label SJ released the tracklist of the upcoming album on Wednesday. It will consist of 10 ......

 2021-10-27 07:15 

Korea Joongang Daily

Astro’s MJ releases teaser images ahead of his solo debut...

Astro's MJ released teaser images for his upcoming solo debut on Wednesday, kicking off his promotional activities until the debut on Nov. 3. In a week's time, MJ will be turning into a solo trot singer by releasing his first digital single ......

 2021-10-27 07:15 

Korea Joongang Daily

Schools bend over backwards to attract donors and stay afloat...

Daegu Catholic University took a practical approach to attracting major donors once it found itself strapped for money and unable to fulfill its annual student quota, by offering them thank-you gifts of burial plots....

 2021-10-27 07:14 

Korea Joongang Daily

Blackpink to deliver video message during UN Climate Change Conference...

Blackpink will deliver a video message during the upcoming United Nations 26th Climate Change Conference (COP26) in Glasgow, Scotland, YG Entertainment announced Wednesday. Leaders of 130 countries will participate in the upcoming event ......

 2021-10-27 07:14 

Korea Joongang Daily

Singer Huh Gak signs with new label Big Planet Made...

Singer Huh Gak has signed with new label Big Planet Made (BPM), the label announced Wednesday. He is the third artist to sign with BPPM, following Soyou and Viviz."It's sad to leave Play M Entertainment that represented me for the past 11 years .....

 2021-10-27 07:12 

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Samsung C&T Q3 net profit up 16 pct. to 375.1 bln won...

SEOUL, Oct. 27 (Yonhap) -- Samsung C&T Corp. on Wednesday reported its third-quarter n......

 2021-10-27 07:03 

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Korean film 'Spiritwalker' to be remade in Hollywood...

SEOUL, Oct. 27 (Yonhap) -- The Korean action fantasy film...

 2021-10-27 07:02 

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(2nd LD) Kia Q3 net jumps on base effect, chip woes remain...

(ATTN: ADDS details in paras 7-9)By Choi Kyong-ae SEOUL, Oct. 27 (Yonhap) -- Kia Corp., ......

 2021-10-27 07:02 

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Seoul stocks slump as investors take profit amid earnings peak-out worries...

SEOUL, Oct. 27 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stocks retreated Wednesday as investors attempted ......

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