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 2021-12-06 09:38 

Korea Joongang Daily

Homeplus invests in bricks to get more clicks...

Homeplus is investing in stores to boost online sales....

 2021-12-06 09:38 

The Chosun Ilbo

Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi Sentenced to 2 Years in Prison...

A Myanmar court sentenced deposed democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi to four years in jail on Monday. Hours later the military reduced the sentence to two years.Suu Kyi was found guilty of incitement and breaching COVID-19 rules after being detained by the...

 2021-12-06 09:37 

Korea Joongang Daily

Can Seoul become one of the top 5 global cities?...

The Seoul Global City Competitiveness Forum 2021, held on Nov. 24 and co-hosted by Seoul City and the JoongAng Ilbo showed that urban competitiveness has become even more vital in today's hyperconnected world....

 2021-12-06 09:37 

Korea Joongang Daily

Recovery lifts all boats in shipbuilding...

Both major and mid-sized shipbuilders' orders are on the rise as demand for liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers grow....

 2021-12-06 09:36 

Korea Joongang Daily

Naver Cloud selling its cloud-based game data analyzer in Japan...

Naver Cloud is working with a tech and a marketing company to sell its cloud-based game data analyzer in Japan, Naver's cloud subsidiary said on Monday. Under the terms of the agreements, Coresight and aix will support the sale of Naver Cloud's .....

 2021-12-06 09:36 

Korea Joongang Daily

Pardons unlikely for ex-presidents this Christmas...

President Moon Jae-in is unlikely to grant Christmas pardons to his predecessors Park Geun-hye and Lee Myung-bak, a Blue House source told the JoongAng Ilbo Monday....

 2021-12-06 09:36 

Korea Joongang Daily

Webtoons are benefitting from the hit series they inspire...
 2021-12-06 09:36 

Korea Joongang Daily

Samsung's foundry footprint keeps growing...

Samsung Electronics' ambitions to become a force in the foundry or contract-chip fabrication business are bearing fruit with a big deal and a purchase of super-expensive advanced semiconductor equipment....

 2021-12-06 09:36 

Korea Joongang Daily

Korea's Covid death toll accelerated last month...

A quarter of all Covid-19 deaths in Korea took place since Korea relaxed its social distancing measures at the start of last month. A total of 41 people died from Saturday to Sunday, bringing the total death toll to 3,893, according to the Korea......

 2021-12-06 09:29 

The Chosun Ilbo

Korean Air Included in Five Star Global Airline Group for 5th Year...

Korea's flagship carrier Korean Air has received the highest global five-star rating from the Airline Passenger Experience Association or APEX for a fifth year in a row. The company said Monday that only 11 airlines, including Japan Airlines and Singa...

 2021-12-06 09:28 

The Chosun Ilbo

World Archery Championships to Be Held in Gwangju in 2025...

Gwangju has been chosen to host the World Archery Championships in 2025.Gwangju Mayor Lee Yong-seop said in an online briefing on Monday that the decision was made by the executive board of world archery. This city in South Jeolla Province beat out Madrid...

 2021-12-06 09:27 

KBS World

S. Korea-hosted UN Peacekeeping Conference Set to Open...

[Politics] : South Korea will host a virtual conference on UN peacekeeping on Tuesday and Wednesday.The 2021 Seoul UN Peacekeeping Ministerial will kick off with an opening ceremony, followed by Session One and Two on Tuesday afternoon. Session Three and ...

 2021-12-06 09:22 

The Chosun Ilbo

Scientist Behind U.K. Vaccine Says Next Pandemic May Be Worse...

One of the scientists behind the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine is warning that the next pandemic may be more contagious and more lethal unless more money is devoted to research and preparations to fight emerging viral threats.In excerpts released be...

 2021-12-06 09:21 

The Chosun Ilbo

New York City Imposes Private Employer Vaccine Mandate...

New York City is imposing a coronavirus vaccine mandate on all its private employers starting December 27, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Monday, in an edict that will affect thousands of workers and would be the most sweeping yet to take effect in the Un...

 2021-12-06 09:21 

KBS World

White House Announces US Diplomatic Boycott of Beijing Olympics...

[International] : The White House has announced a diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Beijing over China's human rights abuses. White House spokesperson Jen Psaki said on Monday in a press briefing that the Biden administration will...

 2021-12-06 09:11 

The Chosun Ilbo

Taiwan to Participate in U.S. Summit for Democracy as China Snubbed...

Taiwan will take part in a virtual U.S. Summit for Democracy this week after countries like China and Russia failed to make the list of attendees in another sign of American support for the East Asian democracy. Hsiao Bi-khim, Taiwan's de facto ambass...

 2021-12-06 09:10 

The Chosun Ilbo

Biden Administration Announces Diplomatic Boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics...

The Biden administration has announced a diplomatic boycott of the upcoming 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics.White House press secretary Jen Psaki told reporters Monday that the administration "will not send any diplomatic or official representation" ...

 2021-12-06 09:05 

Yonhap News

Ismedia to sell shares to raise capital...

SEOUL, Dec. 6 (Yonhap) -- Ismedia Co.on Monday announced that it will sell stocks to raise......

 2021-12-06 09:05 

The Chosun Ilbo

To remove bad smells from a car...

To remove bad smells from a car, place a cup of baking soda inside....

 2021-12-06 08:41 

Korea Joongang Daily

Champion...

An Se-young celebrates after winning the women's singles badminton final match against Pusarla V. Sindhu of India at the BWF World Tour Finals in Nusa Dua, Indonesia on Monday....

 2021-12-06 08:41 

Korea Joongang Daily

Ulsan nearly had it all this season, but then it all went wrong...

Ulsan Hyundai finished runner-up in the K League on Sunday, capping off an anticlimactic season that saw them slip two points behind winner Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors despite a 2-0 win against Daegu FC on the final day. It was their 10th runner-up finish...

 2021-12-06 08:41 

Korea Joongang Daily

Volvo's XC90 proves popular for recreational use...

Volvo's flagship XC90 was named the most popular SUV for recreational use among imported cars, according to a survey conducted by online car marketplace Encar. Out of 1,445 respondents, 18.41 percent chose the XC90 as their preferred vehicle for......

 2021-12-06 08:41 

Korea Joongang Daily

Stocks rise for 4th day straight thanks to eased Omicron worries...

Stocks advanced for the fourth straight session Monday on easing woes over the impact of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus....

 2021-12-06 08:41 

Korea Joongang Daily

Moon's 'declaration' is downplayed by U.S. as a 'statement'...

American officials have started calling the end-of-war declaration, a signature diplomatic goal of the Moon Jae-in administration, an end-of-war statement, which may not be good news for Seoul. "'Declaration' or 'statement,' what reall...

 2021-12-06 08:41 

Korea Joongang Daily

Omicron could actually be good for KAL...

The impact of the Omicron variant on full-service airlines is projected to be weak, as demand for air cargo rises....

 2021-12-06 08:38 

Yonhap News

JYP unveils new boy band Xdinary Heroes...

By Shim Sun-ah SEOUL, Dec. 6 (Yonhap) -- K-pop powerhouse JYP Entertainment on Monday rev......

 2021-12-06 07:46 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) S. Korea to focus on containing omicron variant with tightened anti-virus measures: PM...

(ATTN: UPDATES figure in 3rd para; ADDS more info in last 5 paras, photo)By Joo Kyung-don ......

 2021-12-06 07:46 

Korea Joongang Daily

Moon says trade keeps Korea going...

The Korean government will work toward overcoming trade barriers, tackling global supply chain instability and helping companies reduce carbon emissions, said President Moon Jae-in in an address marking Trade Day Monday....

 2021-12-06 07:46 

Korea Joongang Daily

Singers Ailee and Whee In to drop Christmas song on Dec. 11...

Singers Ailee and Whee In announced Monday that they will release a Christmas song together. The pair, both managed by agency The Live, will release "Solo Christmas" on Dec. 11 at 6 p.m....

 2021-12-06 07:46 

Korea Joongang Daily

2021.12.7 Hotel Events...

JW Marriott Hotel Seoul Grand InterContinental Seoul Parnas Four Seasons Hotel Seoul...

 2021-12-06 07:46 

Korea Joongang Daily

Big Bang's Taeyang and actor Min Hyo-rin welcome their first child...

Taeyang of boy band Big Bang and his wife actor Min Hyo-rin have welcomed their first child together, a son, according to Taeyang's agency YG Entertainment on Monday....

 2021-12-06 07:35 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) Seoul stocks gain for 4th session on easing virus woes...

(ATTN: ADDS bond yields at bottom, photo) SEOUL, Dec. 6 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stocks ......

 2021-12-06 07:33 

Yonhap News

Almost all youth COVID-19 patients not fully vaccinated: education minister...

SEOUL, Dec. 6 (Yonhap) -- Almost all of the children and teenagers confirmed to have COVID......

 2021-12-06 07:33 

Yonhap News

S. Korean Bond Yields on Dec. 6, 2021...

Today (%) Previous Session(%) Change (BP) 1-year TB 1.328 ......

 2021-12-06 07:32 

Yonhap News

S. Korea eyes early implementation of eased capital gain taxes on home sales...

SEOUL, Dec. 6 (Yonhap) -- South Korea said Monday it seeks the early implementation of a r......

 2021-12-06 07:17 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) Foreign ministry's ODA budget rises 16.7 pct for 2022...

(ATTN: UPDATES with ODA budget cut in Myanmar, Afghanistan in last two paras)By Kim Eun-ju......

 2021-12-06 07:15 

Yonhap News

(2nd LD) New cases fall below 5,000; 4-week toughened virus rules go into effect...

(ATTN: UPDATES with more details in paras 10, 13-14, last 3 paras; ADDS photo) SEOUL, De......

 2021-12-06 07:13 

Yonhap News

Samsung's Lee to visit UAE, Saudi Arabia to cement network, seek biz opportunities...

SEOUL, Dec. 6 (Yonhap) -- Samsung Group's de facto leader Lee Jae-yong is set to leav......

 2021-12-06 07:11 

Yonhap News

Free online Korean course to be offered to migrant worker candidates...

SEOUL, Dec. 6 (Yonhap) -- Foreigners seeking employment in South Korea under the Employmen......

 2021-12-06 07:07 

Yonhap News

S. Korea seeks regional cooperation on supply chain woes in APEC session...

SEOUL, Dec. 6 (Yonhap) -- South Korea has called for stronger regional cooperation in ensu......

 2021-12-06 07:06 

Yonhap News

Olympic fate of beleaguered short tracker likely to be determined this week...

By Yoo Jee-ho SEOUL, Dec. 6 (Yonhap) -- South Korean short track speed skater Shim Suk-h......

 2021-12-06 07:05 

Yonhap News

Seoul stocks gain for 4th session on easing virus woes...

SEOUL, Dec. 6 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stocks advanced for the fourth straight session Mon......

 2021-12-06 06:50 

Korea Joongang Daily

Choi Hye-jin, An Na-rin in top three at LPGA qualifying event...

Choi Hye-jin finished second and An Na-rin third in the first round of the LPGA's qualifying tournament in Alabama on Sunday, falling just behind Pauline Roussin-Bouchard of the United States....

 2021-12-06 06:45 

Yonhap News

Omicron fears grip universities due to suspected infections of foreign students...

SEOUL, Dec. 6 (Yonhap) -- Fears of omicron are spreading on several university campuses in......

 2021-12-06 06:45 

Yonhap News

Yoon vows to achieve change of gov't, make nation of fairness...

SEOUL, Dec. 6 (Yonhap) -- Yook Suk-yeol, the presidential candidate of the main opposition......

 2021-12-06 06:41 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-6...

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 2021-12-06 06:41 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-5...

AMOREPACIFIC 172,500 UP 5,500FOOSUNG 22,650 DN 400SK Innovat......

 2021-12-06 06:41 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-4...

SAMSUNG CARD 33,400 UP 100CheilWorldwide 22,300 UP 50KT ......

 2021-12-06 06:41 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-3...

KSOE 95,100 UP 500OCI 112,000 UP 1,000LS ELECTRI......

 2021-12-06 06:41 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-2...

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