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 2022-07-06 12:38 

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Jeonbuk stay within striking distance of K League 1 lead with victory...

By Yoo Jee-ho SEOUL, July 6 (Yonhap) -- Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors edged out FC Seoul 1-0 on......

 2022-07-06 10:48 

Korea Joongang Daily

First lady's friend was with her in Spain...

Questions are being raised about a personal friend who accompanied President Yoon Suk-yeol and first lady Kim Keon-hee on their trip to Madrid last week....

 2022-07-06 10:47 

Korea Joongang Daily

Holy horse mackerel...

Horse mackerel can now be found at the Coex Aquarium in southern Seoul, according to the aquarium on Wednesday. It is the first time in seven years for the aquarium to introduce a type of fish that create a bait ball, or a tight swarm....

 2022-07-06 10:47 

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Next wave of Covid-19 has begun with BA.5 subvariant...

The rapid spread of the Omicron subvariant BA.5 of Covid-19 is keeping health authorities on their toes....

 2022-07-06 10:47 

Korea Joongang Daily

In Korea's teen drug problem, the adults are not all right...

Korea saw a record number of drug arrests for teenagers in 2021, 450 in all, and kids were not the only ones to blame. Adults are at fault too....

 2022-07-06 10:19 

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Yoon meets with ministers from Latin American nations...

SEOUL, July 6 (Yonhap) -- President Yoon Suk-yeol met with a group of senior officials fro......

 2022-07-06 09:57 

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VIVIZ joins K-pop idols' summer chart race...

By Shim Sun-ah SEOUL, July 6 (Yonhap) -- Rookie girl group VIVIZ threw its hat in the ri......

 2022-07-06 09:52 

Korea Joongang Daily

DSME declares a 'state of emergency' as business deteriorates...

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) declared a state of emergency in the face of rising debts and deteriorating business conditions at home and abroad....

 2022-07-06 09:51 

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[CELEB] Viviz is bringing fans a 'Loveade' in its new EP 'Summer Vibe'...

Girl group Viviz is vying to grab the crown of "summer queens" with its brand new EP "Summer Vibe," which dropped Wednesday. The trio — consisting of Eunha, SinB and Umji (officially stylized with all capital letters) — perform...

 2022-07-06 09:51 

Korea Joongang Daily

Kospi drops 2.13 percent to a 20-month low and won falls...

Stocks dipped to a 20-month low Wednesday, as bleak data from Europe and a sharp fall in oil prices underscore worries over a global economic recession. The won fell sharply against the dollar....

 2022-07-06 09:50 

Korea Joongang Daily

DN Korea and British Chamber sign MOU on housing...

DN Korea announced Wednesday it signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the British Chamber of Commerce in Korea (BCCK) to offer housing help to members of the organization....

 2022-07-06 09:50 

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[VIDEO] Viviz returns with second EP “Summer Vibe”...

Viviz, which consists of three former members of girl group GFriend, are back their second EP "Summer Vibe." The EP consists of six tracks: "Loveade," "Siesta," "Party Pop," "Love Love Love," "#Flashback" an...

 2022-07-06 09:50 

Korea Joongang Daily

LG Energy Solution to supply batteries for Isuzu's Elf truck...

LG Energy Solution will supply cylindrical batteries to Yokohama's Isuzu Motors starting next year....

 2022-07-06 09:50 

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F-35A fighters arrive from U.S. ahead of possible North test...

Six U.S. F-35A fighter jets arrived in Korea on Tuesday to participate in joint drills, military authorities from both countries said. Their arrival marks the first public deployment of America's stealth warplanes in Korea in five years....

 2022-07-06 09:50 

Korea Joongang Daily

Space vision...

President Yoon Suk-yeol speaks during a meeting with researchers and industry officials at the Space Economy Vision declaration ceremony, held at the Korea Aerospace Research Institute in Daejeon on Wednesday....

 2022-07-06 09:50 

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KEIA signs agreement with IAEA on cooperation and education...

State-owned Korea Energy Information Culture Agency (KEIA) on Wednesday signed an agreement with the International Atomic Energy Agency's Asia-Pacific regional agency to expand cooperation in promoting nuclear science technology...

 2022-07-06 09:50 

Korea Joongang Daily

Washed-up body of thin boy becomes rainy season mystery...

The corpse of a very thin boy washed up in South Korean waters near the sea border with North Korea and police are looking for clues as to whether it came from the North....

 2022-07-06 09:35 

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(LEAD) State spy agency seeks prosecutors' probe into alleged mishandling of past cases involving N. Korea...

(ATTN: UPDATES with response from former spy chief in paras 6-7)By Yi Wonju SEOUL, July 6......

 2022-07-06 09:06 

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State spy agency seeks prosecutors' probe into alleged mishandling of past cases involving N. Korea...

By Yi Wonju SEOUL, July 6 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's state spy agency said Wednesday ......

 2022-07-06 08:54 

Korea Joongang Daily

Pyongyang starts liking crypto a bit too much...

Cryptocurrency has emerged as a big moneymaking business for North Korea, both in trading and outright stealing. But their rewards also present some formidable risks, including the dwindling value of any ill-gotten gains they make....

 2022-07-06 08:53 

Korea Joongang Daily

8percent wants to take its P2P lending model global...

Peer-to-peer (P2P) lending in Korea could be taken global as gig-economy workers everywhere have similar income characteristics and credit profiles, according to 8percent CEO Lee Hyo-jin....

 2022-07-06 08:53 

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Old amigo...

Mexican Foreign Secretary Marcelo Ebrard, left, receives honorary citizenship of Seoul from Mayor Oh Se-hoon, right, at Seoul City Hall on Wednesday, for his contribution to the friendly relations between Seoul and Mexico City. Ebrard was mayor......

 2022-07-06 08:53 

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Hyundai Department Store plans mega mall in Gwangju...

Hyundai Department Store is preparing to open a mega shopping mall in Gwangju, which will be the first in the city if the plan goes through....

 2022-07-06 08:53 

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Korea, China's top envoys may be getting together...

Foreign Minister Park Jin may be meeting China's top envoy Wang Yi at the G20 foreign ministerial summit in Indonesia this week. Such a meeting would be the first since Korea sworn in its conservative government led by Yoon Suk-yeol two months......

 2022-07-06 08:53 

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'Money Heist: Korea' differences and similarities to Spanish original are cause of criticism...

Netflix Korea's "Money Heist: Korea — Joint Economic Area," the highly-anticipated remake of the Spanish crime drama series "Money Heist," is receiving mixed responses though it ranked No. 1 on the platform's weekly Global To...

 2022-07-06 08:16 

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First lady was not accompanied by wife of presidential aide in Spain: official...

By Lee Haye-ah SEOUL, July 6 (Yonhap) -- The presidential office denied Wednesday that f......

 2022-07-06 08:16 

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(LEAD) Yoon orders military to swiftly punish N. Korea in case of provocations...

(ATTN: UPDATES with Yoon's instructions on raising soldiers' wages)By Lee Haye-a......

 2022-07-06 08:09 

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LG Innotek to invest 1.4 tln won to expand capacity for camera modules...

SEOUL, July 6 (Yonhap) -- LG Innotek Co., a South Korean major electronics parts maker, sa......

 2022-07-06 07:58 

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Yoon pledges no unnecessary interference in military command system...

SEOUL, July 6 (Yonhap) -- President Yoon Suk-yeol on Wednesday pledged that his presidenti......

 2022-07-06 07:57 

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(LEAD) LG Energy Solution to supply EV batteries to Isuzu: report...

(ATTN: ADDS more in last 2 paras) SEOUL, July 6 (Yonhap) -- LG Energy Solution Ltd. (LG......

 2022-07-06 07:57 

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(LEAD) Seoul stocks dip to 20-month low on recession fears; Korean won at 13-yr low...

(ATTN: ADDS bond yields at bottom) SEOUL, July 6 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stocks dipped......

 2022-07-06 07:57 

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Shinhan Bank faces punitive actions over misselling of Lime funds...

SEOUL, July 6 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's financial regulator decided Wednesday to take......

 2022-07-06 07:57 

Korea Joongang Daily

KT invests $23M in AI chip startup Rebellions...

Rebellions, started in 2020, is a custom chip designer headquartered in Seoul. KT wants to co-develop AI chips with Rebellions for cloud services and data centers....

 2022-07-06 07:56 

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Winner tops iTunes' Worldwide Album chart in 18 regions with 'Holiday' Boy band Winner topped iTunes' Worldwide Album chart in 18 regions with its new EP "Holiday," according t...
 2022-07-06 07:56 

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Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival offline again after two years...

The 26th Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival (Bifan) is resuming its offline event for the first time after two years since the Covid-19 pandemic began. Same as last year's, the slogan for the festival remains "Stay Strange" and will...

 2022-07-06 07:56 

Korea Joongang Daily

Postponed drama 'Dear. M' premieres first in Japan...

Romance drama...

 2022-07-06 07:56 

Korea Joongang Daily

Six Koreans head to the links at Genesis Scottish Open...

Six Koreans — Im Sung-jae, Kim Si-woo, Lee Kyoung-hoon, Kim Joo-hyung, Kim Bio and Lee Jae-kyeong — are throwing their hats into the ring as the PGA Tour heads across the Atlantic for the Genesis Scottish Open on Thursday....

 2022-07-06 07:56 

Korea Joongang Daily

Yoon Suk-yeol tells top brass to be ready to respond to North...

President Yoon Suk-yeol ordered the South Korean military to swiftly respond to any North Korean provocation in his first meeting with top military commanders Tuesday....

 2022-07-06 07:56 

Korea Joongang Daily

H1-KEY introduces new EP 'Run' along with new member...

Girl group H1-KEY introduced its new EP "Run" during Wednesday's showcase at Ilchi Art Hall in Gangnam District, southern Seoul. Dressed in pink sportswear-themed outfits, members Seoi, Riina, Hwiseo and Yel revealed their new title track "...

 2022-07-06 07:55 

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PPP chief faces key decision over sexual bribery allegations...

By Lee Minji SEOUL, July 6 (Yonhap) -- Ruling People Power Party Chairman Lee Jun-seok s......

 2022-07-06 07:53 

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S. Korean Bond Yields on July 6, 2022...

Today (%) Previous Session(%) Change (BP) 1-year TB 2.909 ......

 2022-07-06 07:50 

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Convenience store chains to introduce limited drone delivery service in leisure destinations...

SEOUL, July 6 (Yonhap) -- South Korean convenience chains said Wednesday they plan to intr......

 2022-07-06 07:23 

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Woman gets 1-yr imprisonment for assaulting elderly man on subway train...

SEOUL, July 6 (Yonhap) -- A Seoul court sentenced a 26-year-old woman to one year in priso......

 2022-07-06 07:13 

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Won slides to nearly 13-yr low per dollar on recession fears...

SEOUL, July 6 (Yonhap) -- The South Korean currency fell to the lowest level against the U......

 2022-07-06 07:11 

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Seoul stocks dip to 20-month low on recession fears; Korean won at 13-yr low...

SEOUL, July 6 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stocks dipped to a 20-month low Wednesday, as bleak......

 2022-07-06 07:06 

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Fields Medal recipient June Huh says joint collaboration key in tackling modern math conundrums...

SEOUL, July 6 (Yonhap) -- June Huh, the Korean American mathematician who won this year&ap......

 2022-07-06 06:59 

Korea Joongang Daily

Park Hoy-jun sent down to minors for third time this season...

Pittsburgh Pirates utility man Park Hoy-jun was sent down to the minors for the third time this season on Tuesday, less than a month after being called up....

 2022-07-06 06:59 

Korea Joongang Daily

Nuclear energy will help fight inflation, trade minister says...
 2022-07-06 06:59 

Korea Joongang Daily

Richarlison to miss first Spurs game after one-match ban...

Tottenham Hotspur will start the 2022-23 Premier League season without new signee Richarlison after the Brazilian forward was handed a one-match ban for throwing a lit flare into the crowd at Goodison Park in Liverpool in May....

 2022-07-06 06:59 

Korea Joongang Daily

Back to work...

Choe Yu-ri, center, and the Korean women's football team train at the National Football Center in Paju, Gyeonggi on Wednesday....

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