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 2019-10-14 18:51 

Korea Herald

Koreas meet in historic World Cup qualifier in Pyongyang...

A historic World Cup qualifying soccer match in Pyongyang between North Korea and South Korea has been cast into media d...

 2019-10-14 18:40 

KBS World

N. Korea Refutes International Calls for Denuclearization at UN...

[Inter-Korea] : North Korea claims it has the right to pursue a nuclear program, citing what it calls hostile activities by the United States. According to Voice of America, the North defended its policies during UN General Assembly First Committee discus...

 2019-10-14 18:37 

KBS World

Police Agency, Police Station Raided in Burning Sun Probe...

[Domestic] : Prosecutors have raided the National Police Agency and the Suseo Police Station in Seoul as part of a probe into irregularities involving a senior police officer and the 'Burning Sun' nightclub.The Seoul Central District Prosecutors O...

 2019-10-14 18:36 

Korea Herald

Ex-Justice Minister Cho Kuk returns to law faculty...

Former Justice Minister Cho Kuk is returning to the faculty of Seoul National University School of Law. According to the...

 2019-10-14 18:32 

Korea Herald

Daewoong, Medytox lock horns over BTX DNA report...

Daewoong and Medytox once again butted heads over newly submitted DNA investigation reports about each other's BTX...

 2019-10-14 18:09 

Korea Herald

Column-KimSK...

We, too, can inadvertently become terroristsKim Seong-konToday we live in a violent world. Every day, war and terrorism...

 2019-10-14 18:09 

Korea Herald

[Shuli Ren] Elliott and Blackstone enter hostile territory in Japan...

A small $1.5 billion company is attracting the biggest movers in finance in what's shaping up as the first high-pr...

 2019-10-14 18:08 

Korea Herald

[Editorial] Cho Kuk's resignation...

The Cabinet approved measures aimed at reforming the prosecution at a meeting presided over by Prime Minister Lee Nak-yo...

 2019-10-14 18:06 

KBS World

S. Korea, Japan to Hold Director-level Foreign Ministerial Talks...

[International] : Foreign ministry officials of South Korea and Japan will meet in Seoul Wednesday for director-level talks.Seoul's Foreign Ministry said Tuesday that Kim Jung-han, the ministry's director-general for Asia and Pacific affairs will ...

 2019-10-14 18:05 

Korea Herald

S. Korea, Japan to hold working-level talks amid tensions over trade, history...

South Korea and Japan will hold working-level diplomatic talks in Seoul this week, Seoul's foreign ministry said Tuesday...

 2019-10-14 18:02 

Korea Herald

Korean firms embrace cloud computing to be competitive...

With cloud computing technology advancing at a rapid pace, South Korean companies are also transforming the way they han...

 2019-10-14 17:59 

Korea Herald

[News Focus] 60% of Korean households have 1-2 members...

SEJONG -- The growing number of single-person households in South Korea came to the fore three or four years ago, along...

 2019-10-14 17:47 

KBS World

Moon Unveils Vision for Future Cars at Hyundai Motor Center...

[Economy] : President Moon Jae-in attended an event where the country's vision for the future automotive industry was declared.The president vowed to focus policy capabilities on fostering hydrogen-fueled and autonomous vehicles at the Tuesday event h...

 2019-10-14 17:45 

Korea Herald

Military culls wild boars to stop spread of swine fever...

South Korea's Defense Ministry kicked off a joint operation Tuesday to shoot wild boars to stop the African swine...

 2019-10-14 17:45 

KBS World

S. Korea, US Set to Hold 2nd Round of Defense Cost Talks...

[Domestic] : South Korea and the United States are expected to hold a second round of talks on defense cost-sharing some time next week.The two sides are known to be finalizing a date for the second meeting to discuss the Special Measures Agreement to det...

 2019-10-14 17:38 

Korea Herald

S. Korea, US likely to hold 2nd round of defense cost-sharing talks next week...

South Korea and the United States are likely to hold a new round of defense cost-sharing talks next week, diplomatic sou...

 2019-10-14 17:26 

Korea Herald

Korea National Opera looks forward to greater stability, end to turbulence, under a new leader...

The Korea National Opera's newly appointed Artistic Director Park Hyung-sik, 66, announced four areas he intended...

 2019-10-14 17:22 

Korea Herald

Posco wins innovation prize at Steelie Awards...

South Korean steelmaker Posco announced Tuesday it has bagged the innovation prize at the 10th Steelie Awards for its ec...

 2019-10-14 17:20 

Korea Herald

Samsung vs. LG spat continues on YouTube...

The spat over TV technology between South Korean tech giants Samsung and LG has continued online, with Samsung hinting a...

 2019-10-14 17:20 

Korea Herald

Viva Republica-led consortium reapplies for internet-only bank...

Viva Republica, operator of mobile money transfer service Toss, said Tuesday that its consortium has applied for a busin...

 2019-10-14 17:19 

Korea Herald

Wife of ex-justice minister diagnosed with brain tumor...

The wife of former Justice Minister Cho Kuk has been recently diagnosed with a brain tumor and cerebral infarction, her...

 2019-10-14 17:15 

Korea Herald

[Photo News] Foreign Company Day...

FOREIGN COMPANY DAY -- Winners pose for a photo on 2018 Foreign Company Day in Seoul on Nov. 5, 2018. This year on Nov....

 2019-10-14 17:15 

Korea Herald

PGA Tour Rookie of the Year picked by fellow S. Koreans as favorite to win at home...

SEOGWIPO -- With the PGA Tour making its annual stop in South Korea's Jeju Island this week, hometown hero Im Sung-jae w...

 2019-10-14 17:14 

Korea Herald

SK Global Chemical to purchase Arkema's functional polyolefins business...

SK Global Chemical is set to acquire French chemical firm Arkema's functional polyolefins business, in the latest...

 2019-10-14 17:11 

Korea Herald

GS Caltex to launch first H2 station in Seoul...

GS Caltex, a local oil refiner that has a vast network for energy distribution here, will open its first hydrogen refill...

 2019-10-14 17:10 

Korea Herald

BTS leader RM's special love of Korean paintings...

When South Korea's biggest annual art show, the Korean International Art Fair, was on its course at the COEX convention...

 2019-10-14 17:07 

KBS World

N. Korea to Provide Video of Two Koreas' World Cup Qualifier...

[Sports] : North Korea has agreed to provide South Korea with video footage of the two Koreas' 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier match set to take place at Pyongyang's Kim Il-sung Stadium on Tuesday.An official from the Unification Ministry said on Tu...

 2019-10-14 17:04 

Korea Herald

Korea aims to become world's No. 1 green car provider, first to commercialize autonomous driving...

South Korea aims to become the world's No. 1 green car provider and the first country to start commercial operatio...

 2019-10-14 17:00 

KBS World

KOSPI Inches up Tuesday 0.04%...

[Economy] : The benchmark Korea Composite Stock Price Index(KOSPI) inched up on Monday, gaining point-77 point, or point-04 percent. It closed the day at two-thousand-68-point-17. The tech-heavy KOSDAQ also rose, gaining five-point-34 points, or point-83 ...

 2019-10-14 16:48 

KBS World

Police Book Convicted Killer Lee Chun-jae on Hwaseong Murder, Rape Charges...

[Domestic] : Convicted killer Lee Chun-jae has been formally booked as a suspect in the Hwaseong serial rape and murder case that occurred in the late 80s and early 90s.The Gyeonggi Nambu Provincial Police Agency announced the move Tuesday, explaining tha...

 2019-10-14 16:40 

Korea Herald

Kakao Bank to discuss capital raise at board meeting...

South Korea's internet-only lender Kakao Bank will discuss an upcoming capital increase at its board meeting, the...

 2019-10-14 16:27 

Korea Herald

US Ambassador Harris says alliance with S. Korea remains 'strong, vibrant'...

US mbassador to South Korea Harry Harris said Tuesday that the alliance between the two countries remains strong and vib...

 2019-10-14 16:24 

Korea Herald

Benz joins mobility trend with new Mercedes-Benz Mobility Korea...

Daimler Mobility AG -- a subsidiary of Daimler AG, which owns Mercedes-Benz -- has established Mercedes-Benz Mobility Ko...

 2019-10-14 16:24 

Korea Herald

LG Life biggest beneficiary of subsidy for innovation...

LG Life Sciences was the biggest beneficiary of government subsidies for innovative pharmaceutical firms last year, acco...

 2019-10-14 16:16 

Korea Herald

[News brief] 30 school buildings nationwide structurally unsound: report...

Thirty school and affiliated institute buildings across the nation were rated as structurally unsafe and unsuitable for...

 2019-10-14 16:11 

KBS World

Former Justice Minister Returns to University as Law Professor...

[Politics] : Former Justice Minister Cho Kuk has returned to Seoul National University as a law professor following his abrupt resignation from the Moon Jae-in administration.A university official said on Tuesday that Cho filed an application to be reinst...

 2019-10-14 16:06 

KBS World

S. Korean Military, Civilian Hunters Team Up to Hunt Down Wild Boars to Contain ASF...

[Domestic] : Anchor: South Korea has mobilized the country's military and civilian hunters to hunt down wild boars near its border with North Korea, in a bid to contain the spread of African swine fever(ASF).Choi You Sun has the details.Report: South ...

 2019-10-14 15:58 

Korea Herald

Suspect in decades-old murders booked, case to be sent to prosecutors...

SUWON, Gyeonggi Province -- Police said Tuesday that Lee Chun-jae, 56, has been booked in connection with a series of ra...

 2019-10-14 15:55 

Korea Herald

[News brief] Teens booked in beating, extortion case...

Three runaway teenagers are accused of extorting money from a man after luring him with the promise of sex for money. Th...

 2019-10-14 15:37 

Korea Herald

[Herald Review] Classical music lifted up by circus performance...

Accompanied by Wagner's "Ride of the Valkyries," an aerialist in red trousers flew high above the cond...

 2019-10-14 15:32 

Korea Herald

Cabinet passes prosecution reform plans...

The government on Tuesday approved partial restructuring of the prosecutors' office proposed as part of prosecutor...

 2019-10-14 15:12 

KBS World

Entertainment Scene Mourns Death of Sulli...

[Culture] : Anchor: Music artists, actors and fans in South Korea and abroad are mourning the death of singer-actor Sulli, who was found dead in an apparent suicide. As entertainment events are being cancelled, there are increasing suspicions that cyberbu...

 2019-10-14 15:05 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) Heroes beat Wyverns in extra innings to open 2nd round in KBO playoffs...

(ATTN: ADDS details, Game 2 starters)By Yoo Jee-ho INCHEON, Oct. 14 (Yonhap) -- The Kiwo......

 2019-10-14 15:01 

Yonhap News

After fruitless at-bats, All-Star hitter comes through with winning RBI in postseason...

By Yoo Jee-ho INCHEON, Oct. 14 (Yonhap) -- After squandering one opportunity after anoth......

 2019-10-14 14:55 

Yonhap News

Heroes beat Wyverns in extra innings to open 2nd round in KBO playoffs...

By Yoo Jee-ho INCHEON, Oct. 14 (Yonhap) -- The Kiwoom Heroes edged out the SK Wyverns 3-......

 2019-10-14 14:51 

Korea Herald

S. Korea, US stage more combined marine exercises this year...

South Korea and the United States carried out more combined marine exercises in 2019 than in previous years, the Marine...

 2019-10-14 14:36 

The Chosun Ilbo

S.Korea Tells UNC Members that Expansion Requires Its Consent...

Defense Minister Jeong Kyeong-doo sent a letter to 16 member nations of the UN Command that oversees the armistice between the two Koreas, informing them that any expansion of the largely notional command requires South Korean approval. A military source ...

 2019-10-14 14:33 

The Chosun Ilbo

N.Korea Failed to Repay Huge Debts from Seoul...

North Korea has repaid South Korea only W2.8 billion out of various soft loans amounting to more than W1 trillion it has taken since 1991 (US$1=W1,186). Liberty Korea Party lawmaker Shim Jae-cheol made the claim on Monday based on analysis of the Export-I...

 2019-10-14 14:31 

The Chosun Ilbo

Moon Offers Sympathy to Abe Over Typhoon Damage...

President Moon Jae-in on Monday sent a message of sympathy to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe over the damage caused by typhoon Hagibis that left 40 people dead or missing there.According to Cheong Wa Dae spokeswoman Ko Min-jung, Moon "offered his ...

 2019-10-14 14:27 

Korea Herald

Opposition resists launching agency to probe officials...

Following Justice Minister Cho Kuk's resignation Monday, the Liberty Korea Party reiterated its opposition to esta...

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