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Supreme Court Upholds Jail Terms for Chinese Fishermen

Korea News January 30, 2015 at 09:54 0 comments

[Domestic] :

The Supreme Court has upheld a lower court’s ruling on Chinese fishermen who were sentenced to …

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Army to Tighten Code of Sexual Conduct

Korea News January 30, 2015 at 03:54 0 comments

The Army is scrambling to come up with a new code of behavior in response to a recent series of sex crimes in barracks.

“A top brass meeting held on Tuesday decided to work out a code of conduct to cope with sex crimes,” an Army spokesman said Thursday. “It will be issued in the name of t… …read more

Abe Calls for Seoul-Tokyo Talks with No Preconditions Attached

Korea News January 29, 2015 at 09:32 0 comments

[International] :

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Thursday that the summit between South Korea and Japan …

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Apple Dominates Global Smartphone Market Again

Korea News January 29, 2015 at 00:31 0 comments

Apple now dominates the global smartphone market after rival Samsung lost market share last year, a shift clearly evident in fourth-quarter earnings announced Wednesday.

Apple posted record revenues, profits and smartphone sales volume in the last three months of 2014, widening its lead o… …read more

Japanese Media: Hostage Exchange Deal Made

Korea News January 28, 2015 at 09:55 0 comments

[International] :

A Japanese news network has reported that a hostage exchange deal has been made to free a Japanese …

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Tsipras Names Austerity Critic as Greek Finance Chief

Korea News January 27, 2015 at 23:18 0 comments

An economist who has been an outspoken critic of Greece’s bailout deal with international lenders was named Tuesday as the country’s finance minister in the new leftist government.

Anti-austerity Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras picked Yanis Varoufakis for the key economic portfolio as … …read more

Gov't, Hyundai to Foster Gwangju into Hub of Hydrogen Vehicles

Korea News January 27, 2015 at 10:14 0 comments

[Politics] :

The government has announced a plan to develop Gwangju City in South Jeolla Province into a center …

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Malaysia Airlines Website Hacked

Korea News January 26, 2015 at 23:23 0 comments

The official Malaysia Airlines website has been hacked by a group claiming to support the terror group Islamic State, also called ISIS.

The airline’s site was changed, at first displaying a message saying “404 – Plane Not Found” and that the site was “Hacked by Cyber Caliphate,” with a p… …read more

S. Korea Defeats Iraq 2-0, Advances to AFC Asian Cup Finals

Korea News January 26, 2015 at 11:08 0 comments

[Politics] :

South Korea has advanced to the AFC Asian Cup final, defeating Iraq 2-0 in Sydney, …

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N. Korea Warns of Stern Punishment

Korea News January 25, 2015 at 05:28 0 comments

[Inter-Korea] :

North Korea has warned that it will deal with South Korea with stern punishment if the South continues to challenge the North’s historic measures aimed at improving inter-Korean relations.

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