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 2021-10-22 13:05 

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(4th LD) Robust vaccination campaign keeps new infections largely in check...

(ATTN: UPDATES paras 5-6) SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- South Korea reported 1,440 new dail......

 2021-10-22 11:56 

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(LEAD) Justice ministry orders military to drop its plan to appeal against transgender soldier ruling...

(ATTN: ADDS more info in paras 4-6, 2nd photo) SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- The justice mi......

 2021-10-22 11:17 

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(2nd LD) Yoon accused of 'mocking' nation with pic of dog with apple...

(ATTN: UPDATES with Yoon's apology in paras 14-15)By Lee Haye-ah SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yo......

 2021-10-22 11:06 

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(LEAD) PM meets Turkish FM, vows to bolster bilateral ties...

(ATTN: ADDS more info in last 3 paras) SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- Prime Minister Kim Boo......

 2021-10-22 10:59 

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Justice ministry orders military to drop its plan to appeal against transgender soldier ruling...

SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- The justice ministry on Friday ordered the military to drop its......

 2021-10-22 10:11 

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Krafton's PUBG: New State releases on Nov. 11...

Krafton's mobile battle royale game PUBG: New State will launch in most countries on Nov. 11....

 2021-10-22 09:49 

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(3rd LD) Robust vaccination campaign keeps new infections largely in check...

(ATTN: ADDS more info in paras 5-7) SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- South Korea reported 1,44......

 2021-10-22 09:46 

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PM meets Turkish FM, vows to bolster bilateral ties...

SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- Prime Minister Kim Boo-kyum on Friday met Turkey's top dip......

 2021-10-22 09:17 

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Kim Da-sol wins joint-second prize at International Beethoven Piano Competition Vienna...

Korean pianist Kim Da-sol was named the co-winner of the second prize at the International Beethoven Piano Competition Vienna, according to the prestigious competition on Friday. The other winner was Austrian pianist Philipp Scheucher......

 2021-10-22 09:16 

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Full track list of 2AM’s upcoming EP revealed on Friday...

The lead tracks of 2AM's upcoming EP, "Ballad 21 F/W," will be "I didn't know because we were close" (translated) and "What do you mean goodbye" (translated). The two lead tracks were each produced by Bang Si-hyuk, also kno...

 2021-10-22 09:16 

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70% vaccination rate is almost there...

With Korea's vaccination rate expected to reach 70 percent on Saturday, health authorities are planning to relax social distancing measures, starting with the fully vaccinated. As of Thursday, a little over 35 million people, or 68.2 percent of......

 2021-10-22 09:16 

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Enhypen’s first full-length album tops Japan’s Oricon weekly album chart...

Boy band Enhypen's first full-length album "Dimension: Dilemma" topped Japan's Oricon weekly album chart, according to Oricon on Friday. Oricon said that "Dimension: Dilemma" earned 125,455 points for the week of Oct. 25. The chart...

 2021-10-22 09:16 

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BTS to hold online concert 'BTS Permission to Dance on Stage' on Sunday...

BTS will return to the stage with its online concert "BTS Permission to Dance on Stage" on Sunday. The concert will be aired live at 6:30 p.m. on the live streaming page of the fan community platform Weverse. At 3 p.m. the same day, fans can also....

 2021-10-22 09:16 

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Girl group bugAboo set to make its debut on Monday...

Girl group bugAboo is set to debut next Monday with the song "bugAboo," its agency A TEAM Entertainment said Friday. The girl group will have its official debut showcase, "Prick or bugAboo," at 6 p.m. today, which will be aired on SBS MTV,...

 2021-10-22 09:16 

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Singer-songwriter Hoody to drop EP titled 'D-day' on Oct. 25...

Singer-songwriter Hoody, whose real name is Kim Hyun-jung, will release an EP titled "D-day" on Oct. 25, her agency AOMG said Thursday. AOMG uploaded a teaser photo of the EP on its social media accounts. It has been less than a month since ......

 2021-10-22 09:16 

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LG Energy Solution pushes its ESG initiative...

LG Energy Solution, the battery arm of LG Chem, is making strides with its industry-leading technology and mass-production capacity. After making sustainability its priority, LG Energy Solution is accelerating its efforts related to its......

 2021-10-22 09:11 

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DP presidential candidate to resign as Gyeonggi governor next week: official...

SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- Gyeonggi Gov. Lee Jae-myung, the presidential nominee of the ru......

 2021-10-22 08:38 

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Moon to make three-nation trip to Europe next week...

By Kim Deok-hyun SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- President Moon Jae-in will make a three-nati......

 2021-10-22 08:38 

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Doosan Fuel Cell to push for fuel cell biz using biogas...

By Nam Kwang-sik SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- South Korean fuel cell maker Doosan Fuel Ce......

 2021-10-22 08:27 

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S. Korea seeking clues after nearly successful space mission...

By Yi Wonju SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- South Korea said Friday it will set up a committe......

 2021-10-22 08:25 

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Hanssem Q3 operating earnings down 4.7 pct. to 22.6 bln won...

SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- Hanssem Co. on Friday estimated its third-quarter operating pro......

 2021-10-22 08:21 

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CHA Vaccine shares get 18.2% bump on first trading day...

CHA Vaccine Institute, the Korean vaccine maker, finished its first day of trading up 18.2 percent from its offering price of 11,000 won ($9.30)....

 2021-10-22 08:21 

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Ma Dong-seok adds his personal touch to new Marvel film...

"Gilgamesh is like, the most powerful and the strongest character in 'Eternals.'" This is how actor Ma Dong-seok, also known as Don Lee, introduced his character at the red carpet world premiere of the highly-anticipated new Marvel film......

 2021-10-22 08:21 

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Samsung SDI confirms U.S. battery plan with Stellantis...

Battery maker Samsung SDI confirmed that it will build its first battery cell and module factory in North America in a joint venture with multinational automaker Stellantis....

 2021-10-22 08:21 

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Blackpink’s Lisa joins forces with music producer DJ Snake...

Blackpink's Lisa collaborated with music producer DJ Snake for his new single "SG," YG Entertainment said Friday. The song was released the same day at 1 p.m. and also features American rapper Megan Thee Stallion and Puerto Rican singer Ozuna....

 2021-10-22 08:19 

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Co-leaders looking to stick to own games in pursuit of maiden LPGA victory...

By Yoo Jee-ho SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- South Korean tour star Lim Hee-jeong has done s......

 2021-10-22 08:09 

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(LEAD) Moon to meet Pope Francis at Vatican next week...

(ATTN: ADDS details from para 3, photo) SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- President Moon Jae-i......

 2021-10-22 07:57 

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Korean shipbuilders may gain upper hand in contract talks with shippers...

By Nam Kwang-sik SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. and other Sout......

 2021-10-22 07:55 

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Moon to meet Pope Francis at Vatican next week...

SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- President Moon Jae-in will meet with Pope Francis at the Vatica......

 2021-10-22 07:54 

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(URGENT) Moon to meet Pope Francis at Vatican on Oct. 29: presidential office...
 2021-10-22 07:48 

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2 S. Koreans tied for lead at LPGA tournament at home...

By Yoo Jee-ho SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- Two South Korean tour players found themselves ......

 2021-10-22 07:38 

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(LEAD) Bouncing back from failed LPGA record bid, Ko Jin-young goes low with 'best swing of the season'...

(ATTN: CHANGES top photo; ADDS photos, updated position in para 2)By Yoo Jee-ho SEOUL, O......

 2021-10-22 07:35 

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(LEAD) Seoul stocks close with little change amid China's Evergrande risk...

(ATTN: ADDS bond yields at bottom, photo) SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stocks ......

 2021-10-22 07:34 

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S. Korean Bond Yields on Oct. 22, 2021...

Today (%) Previous Session(%) Change (BP) 1-year TB 1.170 ......

 2021-10-22 07:30 

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Boy band Seventeen eyes Billboard No. 1 with new EP 'Attacca'...

SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- After making an impressive debut on Billboard's main album......

 2021-10-22 07:25 

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Korean Air teams up with Boeing unit on unmanned vehicle...

Korean Air Lines is teaming up with Insitu, a subsidiary of Boeing, to jointly develop an unmanned aerial vehicle....

 2021-10-22 07:25 

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CJ ENM could go for control of SM Entertainment...

CJ ENM is considering buying almost 20 percent of SM Entertainment, the agency responsible for a slew of K-pop groups like Red Velvet and aespa....

 2021-10-22 07:17 

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Box office sales doubled on-year in September...

SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- The movie industry logged a strong showing last month, with aud......

 2021-10-22 07:17 

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Man booked on charges of violating anti-stalking law...

JEONJU, South Korea, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- A 25-year-old man has been booked for investigati......

 2021-10-22 07:15 

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Poll says 3 in 4 Koreans support shift to 'living with COVID-19'...

SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- Three quarters of South Koreans agree with the need to shift to......

 2021-10-22 07:01 

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Summary of domestic news in North Korea this week...

SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- The following is a summary of domestic news in North Korea this......

 2021-10-22 07:00 

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Summary of inter-Korean news this week...

SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- The following is a summary of inter-Korean news this week. --......

 2021-10-22 07:00 

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Summary of external news of North Korea this week...

SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- The following is a summary of external news of North Korea this......

 2021-10-22 07:00 

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Key developments on North Korea this week...

SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- The following are key developments regarding North Korea this w......

 2021-10-22 06:58 

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Hana Financial Group Q3 net income up 22.3 pct. to 942 bln won...

SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- Hana Financial Group Inc. on Friday reported its third-quarter ......

 2021-10-22 06:58 

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NH Investment & Securities Q3 net income down 10.4 pct. to 214.7 bln won...

SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- NH Investment & Securities Co. on Friday reported its third......

 2021-10-22 06:52 

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Bouncing back from failed LPGA record bid, Ko Jin-young goes low with 'best swing of the season'...

By Yoo Jee-ho SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- One day after coming up short in a bid to set a......

 2021-10-22 06:45 

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Seoul stocks close with little change amid China's Evergrande risk...

SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stocks closed nearly flat Friday as investors took......

 2021-10-22 06:42 

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Edison Motors aims to turn around SsangYong in 3-5 years...

By Choi Kyong-ae SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Yonhap) -- Edison Motors Co., the likely preferred bidd......

 2021-10-22 06:40 

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KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-5...

DAEWOONG PHARM 141,000 0LIG Nex1 46,750 DN 750Fila Holdi......

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