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 2020-09-28 08:46 

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Local gov'ts stay on high alert for coronavirus transmissions during Chuseok...

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- With slightly more than one day left before the start of the t......

 2020-09-28 08:44 

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Main creditor mulls selling Asiana Airlines at 'right time'...

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- The main creditor of Asiana Airlines Inc. and SsangYong Motor ......

 2020-09-28 08:38 

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State cultural facilities reopen after monthslong shutdown...

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- Months after having been shut down due to a recent spike in CO......

 2020-09-28 08:18 

Korea Joongang Daily

Moon calls for restoring communications with the North after killing at sea...

President Moon Jae-in on Monday urged North Korea to restore its severed military communication lines to maintain emergency communications following last week's shooting death of a South Korean fisheries official by soldiers in the North....

 2020-09-28 08:18 

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Son Heung-min out for 'a while' with hamstring injury...

Son Heung-min of Tottenham Hotspur is expected to take a short break due to injury. During the Spurs Premier League match against Newcastle at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, Son once again started the match but was substituted after the first half....

 2020-09-28 08:18 

Korea Joongang Daily

Blackpink reveals the name of its first album's title track, 'Lovesick Girls'...

Blackpink has unveiled the name of the title track of its first-ever album set to be released on Oct. 2 — "Lovesick Girls." The group's agency YG Entertainment posted a teaser image on its official blog Monday....

 2020-09-28 08:18 

Korea Joongang Daily

Soaring iron ore prices batter Korea's steelmakers...

The price of iron ore, the key ingredient for steelmaking, reached its highest level in more than six years this month, surpassing $130 per ton....

 2020-09-28 08:18 

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BTS among performers at Lotte Duty Free 40th anniversary concert...

Lotte Duty Free completed its annual family concert on Sunday in celebration of the company's 40th anniversary....

 2020-09-28 08:14 

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(LEAD) S. Korea, U.S. agree to hold high-level arms control talks in Washington...

(ATTN: ADDS details from ministry release; REPLACES photo) By Kim Seung-yeon SEOUL, Sept......

 2020-09-28 08:10 

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(2nd LD) Prosecutors drop charges against justice minister in special favors probe...

(ATTN: UPDATES with more details in last 5 paras; RAISES background to 3rd para) SEOUL, ......

 2020-09-28 07:34 

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(LEAD) Seoul stocks gain over 1 pct on Wall Street rally, bargain hunting...

(ATTN: ADDS bond yields at bottom, photo) SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stock......

 2020-09-28 07:30 

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S. Korean Bond Yields on Sep. 28, 2020...

Today (%) Previous Session(%) Change (BP) 1-year TB 0.668 ......

 2020-09-28 07:29 

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(LEAD) Main opposition dials up pressure on gov't over recent shooting case...

(ATTN: UPDATES with more info in last 2 paras) SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- The main oppo......

 2020-09-28 07:22 

Korea Joongang Daily

Turning a top Esports franchise into a successful business...

It may have only been a year since John Kim joined T1, but the Esports team's chief operating officer (COO) is already thinking global....

 2020-09-28 07:22 

Korea Joongang Daily

ARMY celebrates RM's birthday by planting a forest...

To celebrate BTS member RM's birthday, fans decided to create another forest named after their favorite K-pop star. Over 200 trees have been planted in an area in Ichon Hangang Park, central Seoul, to celebrate RM's 26th birthday....

 2020-09-28 07:22 

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Law firm Shin & Kim announces new recruits...

Law firm Shin & Kim vowed to strengthen its international tax practice with four new recruits, including a new team leader....

 2020-09-28 07:22 

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Kyobo Life Insurance gets greenlight to enter Myanmar...

Kyobo Life Insurance will be able to start selling insurance products in Myanmar by the end of next year after receiving business approval from the Myanmar government, the company announced Monday....

 2020-09-28 07:22 

Korea Joongang Daily

Singer Ailee to drop first EP in 10 months on Oct. 6...

Ailee is back with a ballad. The singer will drop a single on Oct. 6 that is perfect for listening to in the fall season....

 2020-09-28 07:22 

Korea Joongang Daily

[Test Drive] New Chevrolet Colorado can handle anything Korea throws at it...

YEONGJONG, Incheon — Muddy puddles, steep hills and rocky streams were not enough to stop Chevrolet's new Colorado pickup truck from barging through an artificial off-road course set up at Oseong Mountain on Yeongjong Island, Incheon....

 2020-09-28 07:21 

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(LEAD) Prosecutors drop charges against justice minister in special favors probe...

(ATTN: UPDATES with details from 2nd para) SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- Prosecutors on Mo......

 2020-09-28 07:20 

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Gov't draws up plan to better protect rights of young celebrities...

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- The government on Monday announced a set of measures to better......

 2020-09-28 07:05 

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(LEAD) Hyundai Heavy bids for Doosan Infracore...

(ATTN: ADDS more details in paras 6-9) By Nam Kwang-sik SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- Hyun......

 2020-09-28 07:01 

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(2nd LD) Moon expresses condolences over death of S. Korean official in shooting by N. Korean troops...

(ATTN: UPDATES with background info, more details in paras 7-12)By Lee Chi-dong SEOUL, S......

 2020-09-28 07:00 

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S. Korea to buy foreign bonds via repo deals for liquidity supply...

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- South Korea will buy foreign currency-denominated bonds via re......

 2020-09-28 06:59 

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5 more USFK service members test positive for new coronavirus...

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- Five American service members have tested positive for the new......

 2020-09-28 06:59 

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Seoul stocks gain over 1 pct on Wall Street rally, bargain hunting...

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stocks advanced more than 1 percent Monday, buoye......

 2020-09-28 06:54 

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(LEAD) No unusual N.K. movement detected near maritime border: JCS...

(ATTN: ADDS more details, comments in paras 8, 11-15) SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- North ......

 2020-09-28 06:42 

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Fans create 2nd forest in Seoul in celebration of BTS leader RM's birthday...

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- A second fan-made forest named after RM, the leader of the pop......

 2020-09-28 06:41 

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(LEAD) Moon expresses condolences over death of S. Korean official in shooting by N. Korean troops...

(ATTN: UPDATES throughout with details; ADDS photo)By Lee Chi-dong SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonh......

 2020-09-28 06:40 

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KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-5...

KIH 70,000 0LOTTE Himart 30,150 UP 600GS ......

 2020-09-28 06:40 

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KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-4...

LOTTE SHOPPING 77,100 UP 800IBK 7,910 UP 60NamhaeChem......

 2020-09-28 06:40 

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KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-3...

ILJIN MATERIALS 43,850 UP 1,700TaekwangInd 644,000 UP 6,000KCC ......

 2020-09-28 06:40 

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KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-2...

LotteChilsung 89,000 UP 100HyundaiMtr 175,500 UP 5,500AmoreG ......

 2020-09-28 06:40 

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KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-1...

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- Monday's closing prices (KRW) of KOSPI 200 stocks traded ......

 2020-09-28 06:39 

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(LEAD) Creditor invites preliminary bidders for Hanjin Heavy...

(ATTN: UPDATES with more details in paras 6-9) By Nam Kwang-sik SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap......

 2020-09-28 06:35 

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Nat'l football coaches trying to stay prepared during pandemic...

GOYANG, South Korea, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- With the international calendar wiped out by the......

 2020-09-28 06:33 

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KOSDAQ 835.91 UP 27.63 points (close)...
 2020-09-28 06:33 

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KOSPI 2,308.08 UP 29.29 points (close)...
 2020-09-28 06:32 

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FM Kang asks Kyrgyzstan to support S. Korean minister's bid for top WTO post...

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha has asked her Kyrgyzstan count......

 2020-09-28 06:31 

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Dollar ends at 1,173.6 won UP from 1,172.3 won...
 2020-09-28 06:29 

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Prosecutors drop charges against justice minister in special favors probe...

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- Prosecutors on Monday dropped charges against Justice Minister......

 2020-09-28 06:26 

Korea Joongang Daily

Tada tries again with new taxi ride-hailing service...

After a legislative reform forced Tada to halt its popular van-hailing service, the company is hoping for a comeback after obtaining a government license to restart its business....

 2020-09-28 06:22 

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3-game series to resume in KBO as contenders brace for key showdowns...

By Yoo Jee-ho SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- This week will mark the return of three-game s......

 2020-09-28 06:15 

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3 S. Koreans contracted coronavirus and flu simultaneously in February...

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- Three people contracted the coronavirus and the flu simultaneo......

 2020-09-28 06:07 

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Main opposition dials up pressure on gov't over recent shooting case...

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- The main opposition party ratcheted up criticism on the Moon J......

 2020-09-28 06:05 

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Strikers headline rosters for nat'l football exhibitions...

By Yoo Jee-ho SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- A veteran international striker and an up-and-......

 2020-09-28 06:05 

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(LEAD) Local streaming service provider Wavve tops 10 mln subscribers...

(ATTN: CHANGES headline; ADDS more info in 4th para, last 4 paras, photo) SEOUL, Sept. 2......

 2020-09-28 06:04 

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Seoul city temporarily reopens sports, cultural facilities for holiday...

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- The Seoul city government temporarily reopened outdoor sports ......

 2020-09-28 06:00 

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Hyundai unveils Avante N TCR racing car in Beijing...

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's Hyundai Motor Co. on Monday unveiled the Av......

 2020-09-28 05:59 

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Moon expresses condolences over death of S. Korean official in shooting by N. Korean troops...

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- President Moon Jae-in expressed his condolences Monday over th......

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