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S. Koreans Hold 12th Weekend Rally

Korea News January 15, 2017 at 06:00 0 comments

[Domestic] : Crowds of South Koreans gathered for the 12th weekend candlelight vigil in central Seoul, demanding President Park Geun-hye immediately step down over a massive influence-peddling scandal.[more…] …read more

Ban to Further Cement Pres. Prospects with Visit to Hometown

Korea News January 14, 2017 at 05:56 0 comments

[Politics] : Ban Ki-moon is spending his first Saturday in his hometown since he returned to South Korea on …[more…] …read more

Today's Photo: January 14, 2017

Korea News January 13, 2017 at 23:38 0 comments

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N. Korea Transmits 2nd Number Broadcast This Year

Korea News January 13, 2017 at 09:44 0 comments

[Inter-Korea] : For the 22nd time since June of last year, North Korea broadcast random numbers Friday believed to …[more…] …read more

Accidents in Fog More Deadly Than in Rain or Snow

Korea News January 13, 2017 at 03:45 0 comments

Fewer car accidents happen in foggy weather than in rain or snow, but if they do they tend to be more fatal, a study suggests. The Korea Road Traffic Authority analyzed 1.12 million car accidents between 2011 and 2015 and found that the fatality rate in foggy weather was 10 percent, compared to just… …read more

Ban Expresses Will to Give His All for National Integration

Korea News January 12, 2017 at 09:48 0 comments

[Politics] : Former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon told reporters Thursday he’s ready to give his all to help …[more…] …read more

Chinese Ban on Korean Cosmetics 'Nothing to Do with THAAD'

Korea News January 12, 2017 at 04:33 0 comments

The Korea Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday denied that a Chinese import ban on some Korean cosmetics came in retaliation for Korea’s decision to station a U.S. Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense battery here.The agency said the products simply did not meet Chinese quality standards or the … …read more

US Deploys High-Tech Radar to Detect N. Korea's Long-Range Missile

Korea News January 12, 2017 at 00:29 0 comments

[International] : The U.S. Defense Department has reportedly deployed a powerful antiballistic missile detection …[more…] …read more

Media Reports: Japan Looks at Steps to Allow Emperor's Abdication

Korea News January 11, 2017 at 23:22 0 comments

Japan’s government is planning legal steps that would allow Emperor Akihito to abdicate and his son to ascend the throne in two years, media reported on Wednesday, potentially setting the stage for the first abdication in two centuries.
Japanese Emperor Akihito, 83, hinted in August that he wanted t… …read more

Samsung Display Plans to Invest Additional $2.5Bln in Vietnam

Korea News January 10, 2017 at 10:29 0 comments

[Economy] : A subsidiary of Samsung Electronics reportedly plans to invest a additional three trillion won, …[more…] …read more