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 2020-08-07 05:04 

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(LEAD) S. Korea to lift restrictions on arrivals from China's Hubei from Monday...

(ATTN: TRIMS lead; ADDS more details from para 3) SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korea ......

 2020-08-07 05:00 

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Today in Korean history...

Aug. 8 1953 -- The South Korea-U.S. mutual defense treaty is initialed in Seoul and late......

 2020-08-07 04:58 

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(2nd LD) LG Uplus snubs Huawei-related security risks, Q2 net sharply up...

(ATTN: REWRITES throughout; CHANGES headline, lead) SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- LG Uplus C......

 2020-08-07 04:53 

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(URGENT) Five senior presidential aides offer to resign: Cheong Wa Dae...
 2020-08-07 04:44 

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(LEAD) S. Korea to provide US$1 million worth of emergency aid to explosion-hit Lebanon...

(ATTN: ADDS defense ministry's aid plan in paras 3-5; CLARIFIES 2nd para) SEOUL, A......

 2020-08-07 04:40 

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(LEAD) Asiana shifts to Q2 profit on cargo demand...

(ATTN: ADDS photo and details in paras 5-7) SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- Asiana Airlines Inc......

 2020-08-07 03:38 

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Asiana shifts to Q2 profit on cargo demand...

SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- Asiana Airlines Inc. said Friday it shifted to a net profit in t......

 2020-08-07 03:00 

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Manufacturers' Q2 domestic supply dips on coronavirus...

SEJONG, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korean manufacturers' domestic supply dropped nearly......

 2020-08-07 02:48 

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Orion Q2 net income up 78.3 pct. to 65.7 bln won...

SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- Orion Corp. on Friday reported its second-quarter net income of ......

 2020-08-07 02:44 

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Seoul stocks pare earlier gains late Fri. morning on profit-taking...

SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korean shares trimmed gains late Friday morning on profit-......

 2020-08-07 02:44 

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KT Q2 net profit up 2.3 pct. to 207.6 bln won...

SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- KT Corp. on Friday reported its second-quarter net profit of 207......

 2020-08-07 02:40 

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S. Korea to lift restrictions on arrivals from China's Hubei from Monday...

SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korea will lift restrictions on arrivals from the Chinese ......

 2020-08-07 02:38 

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S. Korean bio firm wins FDA approval for clinical trials of coronavirus treatment...

SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korean bio venture firm Enzychem Lifesciences Corp. said F......

 2020-08-07 02:38 

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S. Korea to provide US$1 million worth of emergency aid to explosion-hit Lebanon...

SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korea will provide US$1 million worth of emergency relief ......

 2020-08-07 02:36 

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(LEAD) Japanese company appeals S. Korean court's decision on asset seizure...

(ATTN: ADDS details in paras 4-5, 10-11) DAEGU, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- A Japanese company ha......

 2020-08-07 02:35 

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Military searching for landmines possibly swept from N. Korea by heavy rains...

SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- The military is trying to detect and remove landmines in border ......

 2020-08-07 02:33 

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(2nd LD) New virus cases fall back to 20 as local cases return to single digit...

(ATTN: ADDS details throughout, photo) SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's new ......

 2020-08-07 02:23 

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(LEAD) Trainee doctors launch strike in protest over medical workforce reform...

(ATTN: UPDATES with more details throughout; CHANGES photo) SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- Tr......

 2020-08-07 02:13 

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Cardinals' Kim Kwang-hyun to make starting debut against Pirates next week...

SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- St. Louis Cardinals' South Korean pitcher Kim Kwang-hyun wi......

 2020-08-07 02:12 

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(URGENT) S. Korea to lift restrictions on arrivals from Chinese province of Hubei province from Aug. 10...
 2020-08-07 02:10 

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Week of heavy rain in central region displaces 2,500 people...

SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- Unusually intense rainfall for the past week has displaced some ......

 2020-08-07 02:05 

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Japanese company appeals S. Korean court's decision on asset seizure...

DAEGU, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- A Japanese company has appealed a South Korean court's ruli......

 2020-08-07 02:05 

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The Korea Interbank Offered Rates (KORIBOR)...

SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- The Korea Interbank Offered Rates (KORIBOR) as posted by Yonhap ......

 2020-08-07 01:57 

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S. Korea's corporate bond sales soar 74 pct in July...

SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- Corporate bond issues in South Korea shot up nearly 74 percent i......

 2020-08-07 01:57 

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(2nd LD) N.K. leader visits flood-damaged village, orders release of reserve grain for victims...

(ATTN: ADDS photos, more info throughout)By Yi Wonju SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- North Kor......

 2020-08-07 01:30 

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S. Korea unveils prototype of advanced AESA radar for indigenous fighter jet...

By Oh Seok-min SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korea has produced a prototype of an adva......

 2020-08-07 01:28 

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(LEAD) New virus cases fall back to 20 as local cases return to single digit...

(ATTN: ADDS details throughout, photo) SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's new ......

 2020-08-07 01:16 

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CJ Logistics Q2 net income up 105.4 pct. to 36.2 bln won...

SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- CJ Logistics Corp. on Friday reported its second-quarter net inc......

 2020-08-07 01:15 

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New virus cases fall back to 20 as local cases return to single digit...

SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's new virus cases fell sharply on Friday as loc......

 2020-08-07 01:11 

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(URGENT) 42 more patients released from coronavirus treatment, total now at 13,543: KCDC...
 2020-08-07 01:10 

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(URGENT) S. Korea reports 1 more coronavirus deaths, death toll at 303: KCDC...
 2020-08-07 01:10 

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(URGENT) S. Korea reports 20 more cases of new coronavirus, total now at 14,519: KCDC...
 2020-08-07 01:07 

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SKC H1 net income up 147.1 pct. to 93.9 bln won...

SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- SKC Ltd. on Friday reported a net income of 93.9 billion won (US......

 2020-08-07 00:48 

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Time spent on digital games increased substantially amid COVID-19: survey...

SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- More than 4 out of 10 South Koreans who enjoy digital games have......

 2020-08-07 00:44 

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Sales of Galaxy Note 20 expected to be weaker than predecessor: analysts...

By Joo Kyung-don SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- Sales of Samsung Electronics Co.'s new f......

 2020-08-07 00:31 

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Seoul stocks open higher on Wall Street gains...

SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korean shares opened higher Friday on high expectations ab......

 2020-08-07 00:16 

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S. Korea's biz confidence dips for 6th month in June: OECD...

SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's business confidence dropped for the sixth str......

 2020-08-07 00:16 

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(LEAD) LG Uplus Q2 net jumps on 5G subscribers, IPTV services...

(ATTN: UPDATES throughout with details; CHANGES headline; ADDS photo) SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonh......

 2020-08-07 00:01 

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KOSDAQ 858.30 UP 4.18 points (open)...
 2020-08-07 00:01 

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KOSPI 2,349.25 UP 6.64 points (open)...
 2020-08-07 00:00 

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Dollar opens at 1,185.0 won UP from 1,183.5 won...
 2020-08-06 23:41 

Korea Herald

USFK to ease anti-virus restrictions peninsula-wide next week...

U.S. Forces Korea (USFK) said Friday it will ease anti-virus restrictions for its personnel across the Korean Peninsula next week, allowing service members to dine at restaurants and conduct other off-base activities except for visiting bars and club...

 2020-08-06 23:39 

Korea Herald

Hanjin KAL to buy new shares of Jin Air in Nov....

Hanjin KAL Corp. said Friday it will spend 53.6 billion won (US$45.2 million) to buy new shares to be issued by its low-cost carrier Jin Air Co. Earlier in the day, the board of directors of Hanjin KAL, the parent of Jin Air, decided on the purchas...

 2020-08-06 23:39 

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Hanwha Q Cells to buy U.S. energy software company...

Hanwha Q Cells, a leading solar power solutions provider, said Friday that it will buy U.S. energy software company Geli to further its standing in the industry. The energy business arm of Hanwha Solutions said it plans to acquire a 100 percent stak...

 2020-08-06 23:34 

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Trainee doctors launch strike in protest over medical workforce reform...

SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- Trainee doctors at hospitals on Friday launched a one-day strike......

 2020-08-06 23:17 

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LG Uplus Q2 net profit up 52.9 pct. to 150.6 bln won...

SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- LG Uplus Corp. on Friday reported its second-quarter net profit ......

 2020-08-06 23:17 

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NHN Q2 net income up 7.8 pct. to 18.7 bln won...

SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) -- NHN Corp. on Friday reported its second-quarter net income of 18......

 2020-08-06 23:17 

Korea Herald

S. Korea sees continued COVID-19 infections linked to churches...

New clusters of infections linked to churches in the populated Seoul metropolitan area are keeping Korea's health authorities on their toes, as the country reported 20 new infections Friday. According to the Korea Centers for Disease Control...

 2020-08-06 22:22 

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(LEAD) N.K. leader visits flood-damaged village, orders release of reserve grain for victims...

(ATTN: CHANGES headline; ADDS more info throughout, photo)By Yi Wonju SEOUL, Aug. 7 (Yon......

 2020-08-06 22:07 

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(EDITORIAL from Korea JoongAng Daily on Aug. 7)...

The plot thickens About half a plot of land purchased by President Moon Jae-in to build......

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