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 2021-09-15 09:10 

The Chosun Ilbo

Biden Meets with Business Leaders to Discuss COVID Vaccinations for Workers...

U.S. President Joe Biden meets Wednesday with corporate executives to discuss COVID-19 vaccinations for workers as infections in the U.S. surge among the unvaccinated. Biden said Thursday the Labor Department was planning to impose a vaccine requirement o...

 2021-09-15 09:07 

The Chosun Ilbo

EU Pledges 200 Million Doses of COVID Vaccines to Low-Income Nations...

The European Union is pledging to donate 200 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines to low-income countries by mid-2022. European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen made the pledge Wednesday in Strasbourg, France during her annual State of the European...

 2021-09-15 09:05 

The Chosun Ilbo

White House Plans New System for Foreign Travel, Contact Tracing Rules...

The United States is developing a "new system for international travel" that will include contact tracing for when the nation eventually lifts travel restrictions that bar much of the world's population from entering, a senior White House offi...

 2021-09-15 08:58 

Yonhap News

S. Korea develops supersonic cruise missile amid tensions with N. Korea...

By Choi Soo-hyang SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Yonhap) -- South Korea on Wednesday unveiled the dev......

 2021-09-15 08:52 

Yonhap News

Top regulator says Kakao's support for small biz on 'right track'...

SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's top telecommunications regulator said Wedne......

 2021-09-15 08:52 

Yonhap News

S. Korea, China kick off year of cultural exchange...

SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Yonhap) -- South Korea and China opened the 2021-22 year of cultural exch......

 2021-09-15 08:38 

Korea Joongang Daily

Seoul to invest ₩48T to boost city's competitiveness and standing...

Seoul will invest 48 trillion won ($40.9 billion) in the city by 2030 in an effort to restore its global competitiveness and social standing, the Seoul Metropolitan Government said Wednesday....

 2021-09-15 08:38 

Korea Joongang Daily

Stocks up for fourth session in a row...

Stocks advanced for a fourth session Wednesday, supported by foreign buying as some investors sought to digest weak inflation data in the United States....

 2021-09-15 08:38 

Korea Joongang Daily

Hyundai Motor, OCI Solar work on Texas ESS project...

Hyundai Motor Group and OCI Solar Power joined forces to test energy storage systems (ESS) in the United States utilizing used electric vehicle (EV) batteries....

 2021-09-15 08:38 

Korea Joongang Daily

Daily infections in Seoul hit record 804...

The city of Seoul reported a record-high for new Covid-19 cases on Wednesday, just days before the country enters a major national holiday....

 2021-09-15 08:28 

Yonhap News

Third COVID-19-hit self-employed worker found dead in a week...

SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Yonhap) -- At least three self-employed people nationwide have been found......

 2021-09-15 08:25 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) Local EV maker, 2 others submit bids for SsangYong Motor...

(ATTN: ADDS details throughout) SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Yonhap) -- A South Korean consortium le......

 2021-09-15 08:17 

Yonhap News

(3rd LD) N. Korea fires 2 short-range ballistic missiles into East Sea: JCS...

(ATTN: ADDS analysis of missile in paras 4, 15-19)By Oh Seok-min and Choi Soo-hyang SEOU......

 2021-09-15 08:15 

Yonhap News

Korean abstract painter Park Seo-bo hopes his art will absorb people's stress...

By Lee Haye-ah SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Yonhap) -- If art is a form of expression, then the pain......

 2021-09-15 08:10 

Yonhap News

(4th LD) Wang decries idea of S. Korea's inclusion in Five Eyes alliance as 'outdated' Cold War byproduct...

(ATTN: UPDATES throughout; TRIMS)By Song Sang-ho and Kim Seung-yeon SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Yon......

 2021-09-15 08:06 

Yonhap News

2021 summer season logs shorter monsoon period, 3rd-biggest No. of heat wave days...

SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's 2021 summer season recorded a shorter monso......

 2021-09-15 08:05 

Yonhap News

No plan for Moon to hold bilateral meeting with Biden in New York next week: Cheong Wa Dae...

SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Yonhap) -- South Korean President Moon Jae-in has no plan to meet bilater......

 2021-09-15 08:05 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) Typhoon Chanthu on path to Jeju, likely to hit Friday...

(ATTN: ADDS latest development in last para) SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Yonhap) -- Typhoon Chanthu......

 2021-09-15 07:53 

Yonhap News

Ex-striker Hwang Sun-hong named U-23 nat'l football head coach...

By Yoo Jee-ho SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Yonhap) -- Former South Korean striker Hwang Sun-hong was......

 2021-09-15 07:51 

Yonhap News

Samsung's presence in the premium smartphone market declines in Q2: report...

SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Yonhap) -- Samsung Electronics Co.'s share in the premium smartphone......

 2021-09-15 07:43 

Korea Joongang Daily

Hana Bank donates vehicles to service for disabled...

Hana Bank said Wednesday it donated two liquified petroleum gas-powered vehicles to Coactus, a Gangnam-based mobility service company that hires people with hearing impairments as taxi drivers....

 2021-09-15 07:43 

Korea Joongang Daily

As 'Penthouse' comes to an end, critics are left wondering what's next?...

Fans of SBS's smash hit television series "Penthouse" were thrilled to hear the news that the drama had been renewed for not only one, but two more seasons. However, the finale of season 3 failed to live up to fans' expectations. "Pent...

 2021-09-15 07:43 

Korea Joongang Daily

Singer Jessi to guest star on 'Saturday Night Live Korea' on Sept. 18...

Singer Jessi will be the next guest star to appear on Coupang Play's reboot of "Saturday Night Live Korea (SNL Korea)" on Sept. 18, the streaming platform announced Wednesday. This is Jessi's second appearance on the show after starring in...

 2021-09-15 07:43 

Korea Joongang Daily

Afghan evacuees getting free newspaper subscriptions...

The Korea World Class Enterprise Association is underwriting 100 subscriptions to the Korea JoongAng Daily and New York Times for Afghan families brought to Korea after the fall of Kabul to the Taliban....

 2021-09-15 07:39 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) Seoul stocks up for 4th day on foreign buying...

(ATTN: ADDS bond yields at bottom, photo) SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stock......

 2021-09-15 07:35 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) S. Korea succeeds in testing ballistic missile launch from submarine: Cheong Wa Dae...

(ATTN: UPDATES with development of other strategic weapons, more background info in last p......

 2021-09-15 07:34 

Yonhap News

S. Korean Bond Yields on Sep. 15, 2021...

Today (%) Previous Session(%) Change (BP) 1-year TB 1.073 ......

 2021-09-15 07:15 

Yonhap News

Local EV maker, 2 others submit bids for SsangYong Motor...

SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Yonhap) -- A South Korean consortium led by electric vehicle maker Edison......

 2021-09-15 07:09 

Yonhap News

S. Korea to lead fab equipment spending in 2022: report...

SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Yonhap) -- South Korea is expected to be the largest spender on chip fabr......

 2021-09-15 07:07 

Yonhap News

S. Korea succeeds in testing ballistic missile launch from submarine: Cheong Wa Dae...

SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Yonhap) -- South Korea has become the world's seventh country with a......

 2021-09-15 07:07 

Yonhap News

(URGENT) S. Korea succeeds in testing ballistic missile launch from submarine: Cheong Wa Dae...
 2021-09-15 07:00 

Yonhap News

S. Korea to develop solar-powered drone reaching stratosphere...

SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Yonhap) -- South Korea aims to develop a solar-powered drone that flies i......

 2021-09-15 06:54 

Yonhap News

Seoul stocks up for 4th day on foreign buying...

SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stocks advanced for a fourth session Wednesday, s......

 2021-09-15 06:49 

Yonhap News

Galaxy Watch's blood pressure monitoring could help Parkinson's disease patients: study...

SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Yonhap) -- Samsung Electronics Co. said Wednesday a study showed Galaxy W......

 2021-09-15 06:48 

Yonhap News

(2nd LD) N. Korea fires 2 short-range ballistic missiles into East Sea: JCS...

(ATTN: RECASTS lead with more details; ADDS more details throughout, additional photo, byl......

 2021-09-15 06:44 

Yonhap News

Typhoon Chanthu on path to Jeju, likely to hit Friday...

SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Yonhap) -- Typhoon Chanthu is projected to move the closest to Jeju on Fr......

 2021-09-15 06:41 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-5...

POONGSAN 36,550 DN 50KBFinancialGroup 52,700 UP 400Hansae ......

 2021-09-15 06:41 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-4...

LG Uplus 14,650 UP 50SAMSUNG LIFE 74,100 DN 900DONGSUH ......

 2021-09-15 06:40 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-3...

LS ELECTRIC 68,900 DN 500KorZinc 519,000 DN 2,000SamsungHvy......

 2021-09-15 06:40 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-2...

TaihanElecWire 2,770 UP 110Hyundai M&F INS 25,300 DN 200LOTTE ......

 2021-09-15 06:40 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-1...

SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Yonhap) -- Wednesday's closing prices (KRW) of KOSPI 200 stocks trad......

 2021-09-15 06:36 

Yonhap News

S. Korea closely monitoring Typhoon Chanthu's impact on farms...

By Kang Yoon-seung SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's agricultural ministry ......

 2021-09-15 06:33 

Yonhap News

(URGENT) N.K. missiles flew around 800 kilometers at maximum altitude of 60 km: JCS...
 2021-09-15 06:31 

Yonhap News

Parliament approves DP presidential contender's resignation as lawmaker...

SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Yonhap) -- The National Assembly on Wednesday approved the resignation of......

 2021-09-15 06:31 

Yonhap News

Dollar ends at 1,170.5 won DN from 1,170.8 won...
 2021-09-15 06:31 

Yonhap News

KOSDAQ 1,042.79 UP 5.05 points (close)...
 2021-09-15 06:30 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 3,153.40 UP 4.57 points (close)...
 2021-09-15 06:30 

Korea Herald

[Conor Sen] Amazon, Walmart winning labor market wars...

Most of the talk this year about the labor market recovery has focused on leisure and hospitality, and the struggles that restaurant and hotel owners have had trying to staff up. Under the radar, it's a different industry -- manufacturing &ndas...

 2021-09-15 06:30 

Korea Herald

[Lee Kyong-hee] Tears of a young pilgrim shed on Afghan soil...

The cascading events that followed the US exit from Afghanistan reminded me of a poem written by a young Buddhist monk of the eighth century. Hyecho, from the Silla Kingdom, upon meeting a fellow traveler from China in Fayzabad, in present-day northe...

 2021-09-15 06:30 

Korea Herald

[Editorial] Impartial probe needed...

National Intelligence Service Director Park Jie-won, whose duties require him to act clandestinely, is now in the media spotlight over a political issue. The controversy concerns election-meddling allegations involving Yoon Seok-youl, a leading pres...

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