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 2021-12-07 05:04 

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(LEAD) New cases below 5,000 for 2nd day; critically ill patients at record high...

(ATTN: UPDATES with more details in paras 4-6, 8, 10; ADDS photo) SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap......

 2021-12-07 05:00 

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Today in Korean history...

Dec. 8 1995 -- Former President Choi Kyu-hah receives a summons for testimony in relatio......

 2021-12-07 04:55 

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Hyundai Bioscience COVID-19 treatment candidate shows efficacy with dexamethasone...

By Kim Han-joo SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korean biotechnology firm Hyundai Bioscie......

 2021-12-07 04:41 

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S. Korea joining Quad would be foolish: Armitage...

By Byun Duk-kun WASHINGTON, Dec. 6 (Yonhap) -- It would be foolish for South Korea to ev......

 2021-12-07 03:00 

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Omicron variant ups economic uncertainty for S. Korea: KDI...

SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- The South Korean economy is on a modest recovery track, but it f......

 2021-12-07 03:00 

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(Yonhap Interview) U.N. peacekeeping operation should evolve to counter unpredictable challenges: official...

By Kim Eun-jung and Song Sang-ho SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- U.N. peacekeepers should be ......

 2021-12-07 03:00 

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S. Korea added largest number of job positions in 4 years last year...

SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korea added the largest number of job positions in four ye......

 2021-12-07 02:52 

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Senior Samsung Electronics exec named new CEO of Samsung SDI...

SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- A senior executive at Samsung Electronics Co. has been tapped as......

 2021-12-07 02:51 

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S. Korean shipbuilders rank first in global new orders for 2nd month...

By Nam Kwang-sik SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korean shipbuilders ranked first in glo......

 2021-12-07 02:51 

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S. Korea to implement eased capital gain taxes on home sales on Wednesday...

SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korea said Tuesday it will implement eased capital gain ta......

 2021-12-07 02:36 

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Seoul stocks turn to gains late Tue. morning...

SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stocks swung to slight gains late Tuesday morning a......

 2021-12-07 02:27 

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(Yonhap Feature) Global, homegrown streamers launch charm offensives in S. Korea...

By Kim Boram SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- Kim Su-yeon, a 39-year old office worker based in......

 2021-12-07 02:22 

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(LEAD) Samsung unveils new leadership, replaces all 3 CEOs...

(ATTN: UPDATES with more details in last 7 paras; ADDS photos)By Woo Jae-yeon SEOUL, Dec......

 2021-12-07 02:16 

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Moon calls for more efforts to prevent spread of omicron, people to get booster jabs...

By Kim Deok-hyun SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- President Moon Jae-in instructed aides Tuesda......

 2021-12-07 02:05 

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The Korea Interbank Offered Rates (KORIBOR)...

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

 2021-12-07 02:04 

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Gangwon vs. Daejeon in battle for place in top football league...

By Yoo Jee-ho SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- One club will try to stay in the top flight in S......

 2021-12-07 02:03 

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S. Koreans' spending on Disney+ hits over 17 bln won in Nov.: data...

SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Koreans are estimated to have spent more than 17 billion w......

 2021-12-07 01:56 

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Seoul reports first Omicron cases in 3 foreign students...

SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- Three foreign students attending universities in Seoul have been......

 2021-12-07 01:55 

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Activists, police clash over military radar installation in Busan...

BUSAN, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- The Air Force launched a surprise operation to install an anti-m......

 2021-12-07 01:54 

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Military reports 21 more COVID-19 cases...

SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's military on Tuesday reported 21 additional CO......

 2021-12-07 01:42 

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Krafton invests US$6 mln in Arabic mobile games publisher...

By Kim Han-joo SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- Krafton Inc., a South Korean gaming giant behin......

 2021-12-07 01:27 

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Samsung Heavy Industries wins 734 bln won orders for 3 LNG carriers...

By Nam Kwang-sik SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- Samsung Heavy Industries Co. said Tuesday th......

 2021-12-07 01:22 

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Seoul reports jump in student COVID-19 cases...

SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- A total of 1,450 students from kindergarten to high school teste......

 2021-12-07 01:17 

Korea Joongang Daily

‘Squid Game’ earns three Critics Choice nominations...

The hit Netflix Korea original series "Squid Game" received three nominations for the 27th Critics Choice Awards. The nominations for the annual awards ceremony were announced on Monday. "Squid Game" is nominated in the Best Drama Series a...

 2021-12-07 01:15 

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Samsung unveils new leadership, replaces all 3 CEOs...

By Woo Jae-yeon SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- Samsung Electronics Co. on Tuesday replaced al......

 2021-12-07 01:07 

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(LEAD) Celltrion's COVID-19 antibody treatment wins conditional approval in Australia...

(ATTN; UPDATES with more info in paras 4-6)By Kim Han-joo SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- Sout......

 2021-12-07 01:00 

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Over 70 pct of state budget to be frontloaded in first half of next year...

SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korea said Tuesday it has allocated 73 percent of fiscal s......

 2021-12-07 00:47 

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(LEAD) S. Korea logs current account surplus for 18th straight month in October...

(ATTN: ADDS more info in paras 5, 9-10) SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korea logged a c......

 2021-12-07 00:43 

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New cases below 5,000 for 2nd day; critically ill patients at record high...

SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's new coronavirus cases stayed below 5,000 for ......

 2021-12-07 00:32 

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Seoul stocks open lower amid inflation concerns...

SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stocks opened lower Tuesday, largely as the estimat......

 2021-12-07 00:32 

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(URGENT) S. Korea reports 64 coronavirus deaths, total now at 3,957: KDCA...
 2021-12-07 00:31 

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(URGENT) S. Korea reports 4,954 new COVID-19 cases; critical cases at record high of 774: KDCA...
 2021-12-07 00:21 

Korea Joongang Daily

[THINK ENGLISH] 모든 입국자들 열흘 격리...

Starting Friday, all people entering Korea from overseas will have to self-quarantine for 10 days regardless of their vaccination status. In addition, Korea will close its borders to Nigeria along with eight other African nations. Korea's first......

 2021-12-07 00:09 

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Celltrion's COVID-19 antibody treatment wins emergency approval in Australia...

By Kim Han-joo SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korean pharmaceutical giant Celltrion Inc......

 2021-12-07 00:03 

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'Squid Game' wins three nominations at Critics Choice Awards...

SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's sensational survival drama...

 2021-12-07 00:01 

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KOSDAQ 996.89 UP 5.02 points (open)...
 2021-12-07 00:01 

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KOSPI 2,973.84 UP 0.59 points (open)...
 2021-12-07 00:00 

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Dollar opens at 1,181.0 won DN from 1,183.0 won...
 2021-12-06 23:30 

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U.S. fields new radar designed to detect ballistic missiles from N. Korea...

By Byun Duk-kun WASHINGTON, Dec. 6 (Yonhap) -- The United States on Monday completed the ......

 2021-12-06 23:02 

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(2nd LD) N.K. leader Kim urges nurturing 'absolutely loyal' commanding officers...

(ATTN: UPDATES throughout with English-language report)By Song Sang-ho SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yo......

 2021-12-06 23:01 

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S. Korea logs current account surplus for 18th straight month in October...

SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- South Korea logged a current account surplus for the 18th straig......

 2021-12-06 23:00 

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(URGENT) S. Korea logs current account surplus of US$6.95 bln in October: BOK...
 2021-12-06 22:36 

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(LEAD) N.K. leader Kim urges nurturing people with 'absolute fidelity' to party...

(ATTN: UPDATES with more details in paras 4-6, 8)By Song Sang-ho SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) ......

 2021-12-06 22:16 

Korea Herald

'Eat breakfast like a king, lunch as prince, and dinner like a pauper'...

Korean and Colombian cuisines have a lot in common, according to Alvaro Clavijo, a top Colombian chef on a tour of Korea. Both are concentrated on nutritional completion and components of all essential food groups on the plate, he told the Korea Hera...

 2021-12-06 22:13 

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N.K. leader Kim urges nurturing people with 'absolute fidelity' to party...

SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has presided over a gathering of......

 2021-12-06 22:01 

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

Time for a vision One month after he was elected presidential candidate of the People Po......

 2021-12-06 22:00 

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(EDITORIAL from Korea Times on Dec. 7)...

Restore trust with unityYoon should show leadership and vision Yoon Suk-yeol, presidenti......

 2021-12-06 22:00 

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(EDITORIAL from Korea Herald on Dec. 7)...

Burden on future taxpayersLawmakers increase election year budget despite national debt ne......

 2021-12-06 22:00 

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Top headlines in major S. Korean newspapers...

SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- The following are the top headlines from major South Korean news......

 2021-12-06 22:00 

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S. Korea to host two-day U.N. peacekeeping ministerial forum...

By Song Sang-ho SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) -- A virtual U.N. peacekeeping ministerial confer......

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