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 2022-12-01 17:36 

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YouTube explains its content moderation policies...

Google defended its censorship policies saying it only yanks or restricts videos if it has a valid reason and that it offers an opportunity for appeal. What private companies can and should do with postings considered offensive is a major ......

 2022-12-01 10:06 

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Snowpics...

Visitors take pictures with snowman decorations set up at the Snowman World festival at the Everland theme park in Gyeonggi on Thursday. The snowman installations will be in place until ......

 2022-12-01 10:06 

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At CSIS forum, experts survey 'more tense' geopolitical landscape...

Cooperation between the United States and South Korea is key to resolving Seoul's worries over the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA), a White House official said at the JoongAng CSIS Forum in Seoul on Thursday....

 2022-12-01 10:06 

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Get your coffee...

Dong Suh Foods will raise the prices of its coffee mix products, such as Maxim and Kanu, by 9.8 percent on average starting Dec. 15. The company last raised prices of the products in January....

 2022-12-01 10:06 

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SK Square names Park Sung-ha CEO...

SK Square has named Park Sung-ha, CEO of SK Inc. C&C, as new CEO. The decision is pending approval by shareholders at an annual general meeting next year. The company explained that Park's experience of leading mergers and ......

 2022-12-01 10:06 

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Korea's income gap widens in 2021 amid pandemic...

The income gap between the haves and have-nots in Korea widened in 2021 amid the Covid-19 pandemic, data showed Thursday....

 2022-12-01 10:06 

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Top Korean shipbuilder wins ₩399.9 billion order for two carriers...

Korea's top shipbuilder Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering (KSOE) said Thursday it has clinched a 399.9 billion-won ($308 million) order to build two very large ethane carriers (VLECs) for an Asian shipper....

 2022-12-01 10:05 

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Chip U established to train Korea's chip army...

The academy, which will be opening in April next year in Pangyo Techno Valley, Gyeonggi, aims to educate and train over 3,600 semiconductor experts over the next five years....

 2022-12-01 10:05 

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[VIDEO] Füllkrug: 'Costa Rica have shown two faces so far'...

Germany's striker Niclas Fllkrug talks about the upcoming match vs Costa Rica....

 2022-12-01 10:05 

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Kim promotes Air Force officers in Nov. 4 display...

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un ordered the promotion of hundreds of officers involved in last month's warplane activities apparently targeting South Korea, according to Pyongyang's state media Thursday....

 2022-12-01 10:05 

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[VIDEO] The end of Belgium's golden generation?...

Belgium's golden generation could be coming to an end at the World Cup in Qatar. They must beat Croatia in order to have any chance of making the round of 16....

 2022-12-01 09:10 

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Eight Korean golfers to fight for spot on LPGA Tour...

Lee Mi-hyang, Lee Seul-ki, Kang Min-ji, Yoon Min-a, Hong Yae-eun, Park Kum-kang, Ryu Hae-ran and Jeon Ji-won are the eight Korean golfers scheduled to try and qualify for the LPGA Tour next season....

 2022-12-01 09:10 

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McDonald's Korea releases meat chili burgers for holiday season...

McDonald's Korea released its new Meat Chili BLT Burger and Double Beef Meat Chili Burger on Thursday....

 2022-12-01 09:10 

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Stocks and won rally as Fed chair signals conditional dovishness...

Stocks and the won recovered to levels not seen in months on Thursday after the Federal Reserve Chairman signaled a slowing in the pace of interest rate increases....

 2022-12-01 09:10 

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Hanwha Eagles' Ha Ju-suk, NC Dinos' Kim Ki-hwan suspended for drink driving...

Hanwha Eagles infielder Ha Ju-suk will be suspended for 70 games and NC Dinos Kim Ki-hwan will be suspended for 90 games next season after being found guilty of driving under the influence in separate incidents....

 2022-12-01 09:10 

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One rail strike solved, another one planned for Friday...

After Seoul got through a metro strike that only lasted a day, Korean Railway Workers' Union will go on a strike from 9 a.m. Friday....

 2022-12-01 09:10 

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Singer Lee Seung-gi notifies Hook Entertainment of contract termination...

Singer Lee Seung-gi notified Hook Entertainment that their exclusive contract has been terminated, after the agency admitted that it failed to pay the singer his earnings adequately, local news outlets reported on Thursday. Last month, the singer ......

 2022-12-01 09:10 

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The Pinkfong Company releases new 3-D animation 'Sealook'...

The Pinkfong Company, producer of the "Baby Shark" series, released a new 3-D animation in collaboration with the "Larva" series' studio, Million Volt, on Thursday morning. Titled "Sealook," the animated series is a mockumentar...

 2022-12-01 09:09 

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Daesang Wellife signs MOU with Sinopharm International to start joint venture...

Daesang Wellife announced Thursday it signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Sinopharm International to establish a joint venture and produce nutritional supplements in China....

 2022-12-01 09:09 

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BTS's RM selected among 35 'Innovators' in the art scene by Artnet.com...

BTS leader RM has been selected as one of 35 "Innovators" in the art scene by American art news outlet Artnet.com, according to its list published on Wednesday. Artnet announced the list in an article titled "Introducing the 2022 Artnet ......

 2022-12-01 09:09 

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Eyes on the prize...

Cho Gue-sung trains on the field at Al Egla Training Site in Doha, Qatar, on Wednesday ahead of Korea's final group stage match aginst Portugal scheduled on Friday....

 2022-12-01 08:13 

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Warrants requested for four police officers in relation to Itaewon crush...

The police requested arrest warrants for four police officers including Lee Im-jae, the former chief of the Yongsan Police Precinct, in relation to the Itaewon crowd crush....

 2022-12-01 08:13 

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'Consequences cannot be undone'...

"I will never compromise with someone who takes illegal action," said President Yoon Suk-yeol, saying that the government will make the strikers take legal responsibility....

 2022-12-01 08:13 

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Korea Hydro and Nuclear Power submits bid for Czech reactor...

In addition to KNHP, France's EDF and U.S. Westinghouse have submitted bids for EDU II. Construction begins on the 1.2 gigawatt pressurized water reactor in 2029. The project will cost an estimated $6 billion....

 2022-12-01 08:13 

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Gov't tries again to get people to return disposable cups...

Coffee shops and fast-food outlets in the city of Sejong and Jeju Island will start charging a refundable fee to customers for disposable cups starting Friday....

 2022-12-01 08:13 

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Boy band Ateez tops Oricon chart with Japanese EP 'The World EP. Paradigm'...

Boy band Ateez topped Japan's Oricon chart with its third Japanese EP "The World EP. Paradigm" the day after its release, said KQ Entertainment on Thursday. "The World EP. Paradigm" dropped on Nov. 30 and immediately entered the Daily ...

 2022-12-01 08:13 

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Singer, actor Cha Eun-woo to attend Dior Men Fall 2023 fashion show in Cairo...

Singer and actor Cha Eun-woo will attend the Dior Men Fall 2023 fashion show in Cairo on Saturday, according to his management Fantagio on Thursday. This is Dior's first fashion show held in the Egyptian city. Cha is currently an ambassador of the......

 2022-12-01 07:18 

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[Taste of Hansik] Add a hint of Korean to any meal with easy, homemade geotjeori...

Similar to how American cheese can be added atop the traditional Korean dish of kimchi fried rice, traditional Korean meal elements can also be easily incorporated into otherwise very Western-style meals....

 2022-12-01 07:17 

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Merger of streaming services Tving and Seezn finished...

The merger between Tving and Seezn streaming services was completed Thursday and integration of the two companies will be complete before Dec. 31....

 2022-12-01 07:17 

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Posco to jointly invest $40 billion to produce eco-friendly energies in Australia...

Posco companies will invest $40 billion to produce eco-friendly energies in Australia. Unspecified Australian companies will also join the investment....

 2022-12-01 07:17 

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Triple celebration...

Ambassador of Thailand to Korea Witchu Vejjajiva, fourth from right, and Korea's Minister of Patriots and Veterans Affairs Park Min-shik, fifth from right, celebrate the National Day of Thailand, the birthday anniversary of former King Bhumibol......

 2022-12-01 07:17 

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3.2 earthquake reported 14 kilometers northeast of Gimcheon...

An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.2 occurred 14 kilometers (8.7 miles) northeast of Gimcheon, North Gyeongsang, on Thursday at 3:17 p.m. The focal depth was 14 kilometers, according to the Korea Meteorological Administration (KMA)....

 2022-12-01 07:17 

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Headstrong Son...

Son Heung-min heads a ball during a training session at Al Egla Training Site in Doha, Qatar, on Wednesday ahead of Korea's final group stage match aginst Portugal scheduled on Friday....

 2022-12-01 07:17 

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Coupang stops ordering CJ CheilJedang products...

CJ CheilJedang's Hetbahn and Bibigo products could soon disappear from Coupang as the two companies quarrel over supply and price....

 2022-12-01 07:17 

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'Reborn Rich' K-drama becomes most watched show in multiple countries...

The JTBC K-drama "Reborn Rich" starring Song Joong-ki is topping streaming platforms in the Asian market, according to Hong Kong-based streaming service Viu on Thursday. "Reborn Rich" launched on Nov. 18 on Korean television channel JTBC. ...

 2022-12-01 07:17 

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Beijing tells world leaders not to come to Jiang's funeral...

Korea expressed condolences over the death of former Chinese President Jiang Zemin, but will not be sending an official delegation to his funeral. "The Chinese government has announced its intention not to receive foreign delegations for......

 2022-12-01 07:17 

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Vietnam's president is coming to Korea...

Vietnamese President Nguyen Xuan Phuc will make a three-day state visit to Seoul from Sunday for a summit with Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol....

 2022-12-01 06:21 

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Foreign ownership of Korean land rises 1.2% in first half...

Foreign ownership of Korean land rose 1.2 percent in the first half of 2022 from the end of 2021, the land ministry said Thursday. Foreigners owned 260.75 square kilometers — slightly more than four times the size of Manhattan — at the end of ...

 2022-12-01 06:21 

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Release of WayV's fourth EP 'Phantom' postponed indefinitely...

The release of boy band WayV's fourth EP...

 2022-12-01 06:21 

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Korea's exports decline for a second straight month in November...

Exports fell for a second consecutive month in November while Korea's trade balance was negative for an eighth month Strikes by truckers and railway workers could make the situation worse....

 2022-12-01 05:25 

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2022 Mnet Asian Music Awards wrap after two-day ceremony...

The two-day 2022 Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA), which saw this year's hottest K-pop acts take home honors, came to a close on Nov. 30. The location for both days was the Kyocera Dome Osaka in Osaka, Japan. The first day saw stars be presented ......

 2022-12-01 05:25 

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Doosan Enerbility signs ammonia deal with Britain’s Johnson Matthey...

The two companies signed a memorandum of understanding at Doosan Enerbility's headquarters in Changwon, South Gyeongsang, on Wednesday, for a joint hydrogen production project....

 2022-12-01 05:25 

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Chatting with Chile...

Ambassador of Chile to Korea Mathias Francke, third from left; Mayor of Ulsan Kim Doo-gyeom, fourth from left; and Chile Investment Commissioner to Asia Vicente Pinto, far right, during their meeting in Ulsan on Tuesday to discuss......

 2022-12-01 05:25 

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HDR10+ video technology standard to be used in IPTV content, gaming hardware...

HDR10+, first introduced in 2017 by Samsung Electronics, is a format of HDR visual technology that is considered more advanced than the previous HDR10. It delivers more vivid color displays by optimizing brightness levels scene by scene....

 2022-12-01 04:29 

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Argentina and Australia advance to knock out round of World Cup...

Argentina advanced to the knock out round of the 2022 World Cup by beating Poland on Wednesday while Australia stunned Denmark with a 1-0 victory also earning a seat in the final 16....

 2022-12-01 04:29 

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2022.12.01 Hotel Events...

Grand InterContinental Seoul Parnas has invited Sawada Kazumi, a master Japanese gourmet chef, to showcase the taste of a master chef at Japanese fine dining restaurant Hakone. Chef Sawada is a Michelin-starred chef specializing in Japanese Kyoto......

 2022-12-01 04:29 

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Happy Hwang...

Hwang Hee-chan trains on the field at Al Egla Training Site in Doha, Qatar, on Wednesday. He returned to the field to train after skipping out on several days due to hamstring discomfort and missing Korea's first two matches at the 2022 World Cup....

 2022-12-01 04:29 

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Soprano Sarah Brightman to honor Itaewon victims at Seoul Christmas concert...

British soprano superstar Sarah Brightman, 62, said she will be dedicating a part of her Seoul Christmas concert to the victims of the Itaewon crush on Halloween. "For Korea, especially in light of the tragedy that happened there, I want to sing a......

 2022-12-01 04:29 

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RM posts music video teaser for title track of upcoming album 'Indigo'...

A teaser of the title track of RM's solo album was released Thursday. The BTS member posted a music video teaser for the title track from "Indigo," his upcoming solo album....

 2022-12-01 03:33 

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New Netflix series 'The Glory' to premiere on Dec. 30...

Upcoming Netflix series "The Glory," penned by star screenwriter Kim Eun-sook, will premiere on Dec. 30. Netflix made the announcement Thursday and also released the first poster for "The Glory," a revenge drama series....

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