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 2019-10-12 19:30 

Korea Herald

Justice minister to unveil detailed prosecution reform scheme...

Cheong Wa Dae, the government and ruling Democratic Party of Korea said on Sunday the Justice Ministry is to announce a...

 2019-10-12 18:58 

Korea Herald

[Graphic News] Tether becomes most used cryptocurrency in world...

What's the world's most widely used cryptocurrency? If you think it's Bitcoin, which accounts for abo...

 2019-10-12 18:43 

Korea Herald

[Feature] Evergreen Unit remembered for peacemaking operations in East Timor 20 years ago...

Two decades have passed since South Korean troops were dispatched to East Timor, officially known as Timor-Leste, on pea...

 2019-10-12 18:19 

Korea Herald

'Traces of Black Sand,' choreography looks at life, memories...

The Korea National Contemporary Dance Company will perform a new production that fuses contemporary dance with tradition...

 2019-10-12 18:14 

Korea Herald

[Bennet Ramberg] Whither nuclear-arms control?...

Is nuclear-arms control unraveling? The 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty has collapsed, the 2015 Iran nucle...

 2019-10-12 18:12 

Korea Herald

[Ramesh Ponnuru] Bad legal arguments against impeachment...

Once again, Alan Dershowitz, a former Harvard Law School professor, is mounting a defense of US President Donald Trump a...

 2019-10-12 18:12 

Korea Herald

[Editorial] Pro-business turn...

President Moon Jae-in has recently tried to craft a pro-business approach. Earlier this month, he met heads of major Kor...

 2019-10-12 17:43 

Korea Herald

[KH Biz Forum] Looking beyond today's crises and into the future...

South Korean business executives, policymakers and opinion leaders on Friday attended The Korea Herald's second an...

 2019-10-12 17:23 

Korea Herald

Cheong Wa Dae vows 'patient push' for materials industry growth...

Cheong Wa Dae said Sunday it would continue a push to develop South Korea's materials, parts and equipment sector irresp...

 2019-10-12 16:56 

Korea Herald

Hyundai hires ex-Audi CEO for US operations of Genesis...

Hyundai Motor has hired a former chief executive officer of Audi's US division as the head of its luxury segment G...

 2019-10-12 16:46 

Korea Herald

Samsung Galaxy Fold available again in Korea, soon in Japan, China...

The third batch of Samsung Galaxy Fold smartphones were set to be released in the Korean market Monday, drawing attentio...

 2019-10-12 16:46 

Korea Herald

Half of S. Korea's savings deposits belong to top 1% of income earners...

Of the combined savings deposits held by major banks in South Korea, nearly half belonged to the nation's top 1 pe...

 2019-10-12 16:28 

Korea Herald

Pyongyang ups pressure against Seoul, denounces joint military exercise with US...

North Korea denounced South Korea's combined military exercise with the United States on Sunday, saying it is &ldq...

 2019-10-12 16:26 

Korea Herald

Prime minister to attend Japanese emperor's enthronement ceremony...

Despite soured ties between South Korea and Japan, Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon will attend the Japanese emperor's e...

 2019-10-12 16:25 

Korea Herald

Movies, dramas become new lucrative business for S. Korean internet companies...

South Korea's leading internet firms are seeking to boost their presence in the entertainment industry by capitali...

 2019-10-12 16:23 

Korea Herald

Justice minister's wife to face court over alleged family corruption...

Court proceedings into the scandal surrounding Justice Minister Cho Kuk's family are slated for later this week, a...

 2019-10-12 15:54 

Korea Herald

International conference for teaching English held in Seoul...

A Korea-based association of teachers of English as a foreign language held an international conference over the weekend...

 2019-10-12 15:44 

Korea Herald

Railway services disrupted for 3rd day as strike continues...

South Korea's rail services were partially disrupted or delayed Sunday as unionized workers continued their 72-hour stri...

 2019-10-12 15:35 

Korea Herald

Baseball rivals set for postseason rematch, one year after memorable battle...

So they meet again.A year after trading blows in a playoff battle for the ages, the SK Wyverns and the Kiwoom Heroes wil...

 2019-10-12 15:30 

KBS World

N. Korea Criticizes S. Korea-US Military Exercises...

[Inter-Korea] : A North Korean propaganda outlet has criticized joint military exercises between South Korea and the United States, calling them the most intensive expression of hostile acts against Pyongyang regardless of the size and format.The propagan...

 2019-10-12 15:22 

Korea Herald

Hanwha showcases defense technologies at US' largest land power expo...

Hanwha Group's defense units will showcase their latest technologies at North America's largest land-power e...

 2019-10-12 15:16 

Korea Herald

BTS writes history with Arab fans at Riyadh concert...

RIYADH For BTS and the 30,000 screaming Arab fans who filled King Fahd International Stadium in Riyadh, Saudi Ar...

 2019-10-12 15:06 

KBS World

Gov't to Allow Wild Boar Hunting with Rifles...

[Domestic] : The government has decided to allow the hunting of wild boars with the use of rifles in parts of the North Korea border area as African swine fever was detected in dead boars for the second straight day in those areas.Minister of Agriculture,...

 2019-10-12 15:06 

Korea Herald

Online streaming giants battle for Asian audiences...

BUSAN (AFP) -- Acclaimed director David Michod's epic "The King" was one of four major Netflix productions scr...

 2019-10-12 14:49 

Korea Herald

US Ambassador Harris celebrates International Day at Korea International School...

Korea International School held its annual "International Day" on Oct. 2 with US Ambassador Harry Harris ope...

 2019-10-12 14:16 

Korea Herald

Koreas to face off in Pyongyang World Cup qualifier...

North and South Korea face each other in a World Cup qualifier this week for their first ever competitive men's match in...

 2019-10-12 14:07 

KBS World

Gov't Finalizes Designation of 5 Sites for New Towns...

[Politics] : The government has finalized the designation of five sites for new developments around Seoul to help curb the rise of housing prices.The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport said on Sunday that it will formally make the designations...

 2019-10-12 13:56 

KBS World

Constructor Denies Reports of Top Prosecutor's Connection to Sex Scandal...

[Politics] : A constructor who was arrested on bribery charges in a scandal involving former Vice Justice Minister Kim Hak-ui has reportedly denied the allegations that Prosecutor General Yoon Seok-youl was invited to his luxurious countryside villa.A leg...

 2019-10-12 13:54 

Korea Herald

[Herald Review] 'Journalist' an imperfect, but worthy attempt to take pulse of society...

While watching director Michihito Fujii's "The Journalist," I had to keep reminding myself that this i...

 2019-10-12 13:53 

Korea Herald

[News Focus] Korean stocks lag behind foreign rivals...

SEJONG It's still too early to call it confidence, but optimism is growing among some capital-market parti...

 2019-10-12 13:34 

Yonhap News

(2nd LD) Rallies held for and against Justice Minister Cho Kuk...

(ATTN: UPDATES with organizer's 'ultimatum' in paras 13-15, anti-Cho rally ......

 2019-10-12 13:08 

KBS World

S. Korea's Prime Minister to Attend Enthronement of Japanese Emperor...

[Politics] : Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon will visit Tokyo next week to attend the Japanese emperor's enthronement ceremony.The prime minister's office said on Sunday that it will announce details of Lee's trip to Japan in the afternoon. Lee wil...

 2019-10-12 12:52 

KBS World

Justice Minister's Wife Questioned on Corruption Allegations...

[Politics] : The wife of Justice Minister Cho Kuk returned home after being questioned for about 17 hours about corruption allegations surrounding the minister's family.The Seoul Central District Prosecutors' Office said that the questioning of Pr...

 2019-10-12 12:45 

KBS World

ASF Detected from Dead Wild Boars for Second Day...

[Domestic] : Traces of African swine disease have been detected from dead wild boars in North Korean border areas for the second straight day on Saturday, raising concerns about the possible spread of the deadly animal disease.The National Institute of En...

 2019-10-12 12:38 

KBS World

Rallies for, Against Justice Minister Cho Kuk Held in Seoul...

[Politics] : Supporters and opponents of Justice Minister Cho Kuk held rallies on Saturday in Seoul.A citizen coalition calling for judicial and prosecutorial reform held their ninth candlelight vigil from 6 p.m. at the Seocho subway station intersection ...

 2019-10-12 12:35 

Yonhap News

(5th LD) Typhoon-caused strong winds hit S. Korea...

(ATTN: UPDATES with Busan railway service resumption in paras 4-5; ADDS photo) SEOUL, Oc......

 2019-10-12 12:27 

Korea Herald

S. Korea on alert over potential spread of swine fever via wild boars...

South Korea's quarantine authorities remained alert on Sunday over the potential nationwide spread of African swine feve...

 2019-10-12 12:26 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) Rallies held for and against Justice Minister Cho Kuk...

(ATTN: RECASTS headline; UPDATES throughout with rallies; ADDS photos) SEOUL, Oct. 12 (Y......

 2019-10-12 12:14 

Korea Herald

Two dead as Typhoon Hagibis batters Japan with 'unprecedented' rain...

TOKYO (AFP) -- Powerful Typhoon Hagibis barrelled through Japan Saturday, killing at least two people and lashing large...

 2019-10-12 11:40 

Korea Herald

S. Korean prime minister to attend Japanese emperor's enthronement event...

South Korean Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon is expected to visit Tokyo next week to attend the Japanese emperor's enthroneme...

 2019-10-12 11:16 

Korea Herald

Justice minister's wife summoned on corruption allegations...

Prosecutors on Sunday ended the overnight questioning of Justice Minister Cho Kuk's wife as part of a widening investiga...

 2019-10-12 11:05 

Korea Herald

Seoul stocks to advance further this week on US-China trade deal...

South Korean stocks are expected to build further gains as the United States and China reached a partial deal to end the...

 2019-10-12 11:02 

Korea Herald

Korean shippers set to join hands to win huge LNG shipping orders from Qatar...

South Korean shippers are considering joining hands to win massive liquefied natural gas transportation orders to be pla...

 2019-10-12 10:08 

Yonhap News

(4th LD) Typhoon-caused strong winds hit S. Korea...

(ATTN: RECASTS headline; UPDATES throughout with damages) SEOUL, Oct. 12 (Yonhap) -- Sou......

 2019-10-12 09:39 

Korea Herald

Trump again touts partial trade deal with China...

WASHINGTON (AFP) -- President Donald Trump on Saturday touted his partial, unsigned trade deal with China as a majo...

 2019-10-12 09:36 

Korea Herald

Four dead in New York shooting...

NEW YORK (AFP) -- At least four people died and three were wounded in a shooting at an unlicensed private social club in...

 2019-10-12 09:32 

Yonhap News

(3rd LD) S. Korea, Japan end 1st round of WTO talks on trade row with no deal...

(ATTN: RECASTS headline, lead paras; ADDS details in paras 4-12) GENEVA/SEOUL, Oct. 12 (......

 2019-10-12 08:57 

Yonhap News

N. Korea slams Japan for 'sinking' its fishing vessel in East Sea...

SEOUL, Oct. 12 (Yonhap) -- North Korea's foreign ministry on Saturday accused Japan o......

 2019-10-12 06:40 

Yonhap News

Busan film festival closes with eye on industry trends...

BUSAN, Oct. 12 (Yonhap) -- The 24th Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) came to a clo......

 2019-10-12 06:22 

Yonhap News

(3rd LD) Strong winds to strike east coast amid Typhoon Hagibis...

(ATTN: ADDS details in paras 7, 10, 13-14, photo) SEOUL, Oct. 12 (Yonhap) -- South Korea......

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