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 2022-07-18 01:37 

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[THINK ENGLISH] 에릭 다이어, 콘테 감독의 리더십 극찬, 대표팀 복귀 의사 밝혀...

Tottenham Hotspur defender Eric Dier praised teammate Son Heung-min and manager Antonio Conte in an interview in Seoul on Monday, while admitting he hopes to work his way back into the England squad ahead of the 2022 Qatar World Cup....

 2022-07-17 10:24 

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Covid-19 daily case total nearly doubles in one-week period...

More than 40,000 people across the nation tested positive for the coronavirus on Saturday, nearly double the number from a week before, as new variants continue to rapidly spread....

 2022-07-17 09:28 

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Foreigners to be exempt from tax on Korean government bonds...

Foreign investments in Korean government bonds will be exempt from taxation, according to Finance Minister Choo Kyung-ho....

 2022-07-17 09:27 

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Lee Jae-myung announces new plans to run for Democratic Party's chairmanship...

Democratic Party (DP) Rep. Lee Jae-myung, who lost the presidential election last March, declared his bid to run for the party's chairmanship on Sunday, vowing to lead his party back to the forefront....

 2022-07-17 09:27 

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Rookie Yoon Ina wins her first KLPGA title at Evercollagen Queens Crown...

Rookie Yoon Ina won her first-ever KLPGA title at the Evercollagen Queens Crown 2022 on Sunday after a wire-to-wire victory....

 2022-07-17 09:27 

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Inha University murder suspect in court for warrant review...

The Incheon District Court held a hearing Sunday to consider the issuing of an arrest warrant for a student at Inha University suspected of killing a classmate and sexually assaulting her, police said Sunday....

 2022-07-17 09:27 

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Cars in Busan...

Visitors on Sunday check out new passenger cars on display at the Busan International Motor Show, which started Friday at Bexco in Haeundae District, Busan. Six automakers are participating at this year's event....

 2022-07-17 08:30 

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All-Star game returns after three years with sweet goodbye to Lee Dae-ho...

The KBO All-Star game was held on Saturday at Jamsil Baseball Stadium in southern Seoul for the first time in three years....

 2022-07-17 08:30 

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End occupation of ship in DSME dry dock, court tells workers...

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) workers were ordered by a court to end their occupation of the company's dry dock....

 2022-07-17 08:30 

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BTS members charts with their solo efforts, some hitting No. 1...

BTS starts are charting with their solo efforts. A day after its release, J-Hope's...

 2022-07-17 08:30 

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Former security chief denies fishermen repatriations were done to appease North...

A former Blue House security official denied Sunday that Seoul repatriated two North Korean fishermen in 2019 at Pyongyang's behest, hitting back at claims that their deportation was done to appease North Korea....

 2022-07-17 07:33 

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[CELEB] Grab your 'Sneakers' and fasten your shoelaces for ITZY's new EP 'Checkmate'...

With shoelaces tightly fastened on their sequined sneakers, the five members of girl group ITZY are ready to march full-speed to success with their new song...

 2022-07-17 07:33 

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'Summer Swag'...

Thousands of people gathered for singer PSY's annual summer concert...

 2022-07-17 05:39 

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JW Marriott Hotel Seoul appoints Silvio Rosenberger as general manager...

JW Marriott Hotel Seoul on Tuesday announced the appointment of veteran German hotelier Silvio Rosenberger as its new general manager. With over 20 years of professional experience operating hotels around the world, Rosenberger is familiar with......

 2022-07-17 05:39 

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2022.7.17 Hotel Events...

Buffet restaurant The Brasserie located on the ground floor of InterContinental Seoul Coex in Gangnam District, southern Seoul, announced that it will host "Cool Summer Festa....

 2022-07-17 05:39 

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Korea starts feeling vulnerability over minerals...

Demand for critical minerals such as lithium, cobalt and rare earth elements is expected to rise six-fold in the next few years, and Korea is being warned to be more proactive about sourcing them....

 2022-07-17 05:39 

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Kim Seon-ho embarks on journey back to the public in 'Touching the Void'...

Why do people climb mountains? This simple question took on a much more profound meaning in actor Kim Seon-ho's performance on July 9 as the British mountaineer Joe Simpson in the ongoing play "Touching the Void." It was the 36-year-old's ...

 2022-07-16 22:03 

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Samsung may be abandoning its own chip for Galaxy S23...

Samsung Electronics may be abandoning its own smartphone processor in favor of a Qualcomm Snapdragon chip, the latest questioning of the company's ability to design and manufacture advanced processors....

 2022-07-16 13:30 

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Tottenham 1-1 Sevilla — Spurs end Korea tour with draw in Suwon...

As friendlies go, Tottenham and Sevilla's exhibition game at Suwon World Cup Stadium on Saturday evening was fairly unfriendly, with increasingly physical tackles, a number of heated clashes and a lot of pushing and shoving to end the first half...

 2022-07-16 09:41 

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Fans flock to Suwon for final Tottenham game in Korea...

Tens of thousands of football fans had already descended on Suwon, Gyeonggi by 4 p.m. on Saturday, four hours before Tottenham Hotspur were set to face Sevilla in the final game of the Coupang Play Series....

 2022-07-16 08:44 

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Rennes reportedly near Kim Min-jae deal as Napoli wait in the wings...

Fenerbahce center back Kim Min-jae is almost certainly headed further west this summer, but where the Korean defender is actually going remains unclear with both Napoli and Rennes reportedly close to securing a deal....

 2022-07-16 01:08 

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'Anyone for tennis equipment and apparel?' Korea asks...

The tennis equipment and apparel market is rapidly expanding as tennis takes off among the younger generation....

 2022-07-15 22:17 

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[WHY] No reservation needed at Korea's hottest dining spot — the convenience store...

Although some may look at convenience store lunches as a sad option for the cash-strapped, that is not the case in Korea....

 2022-07-15 22:17 

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Making Itaewon: The evolution of Seoul's most diverse neighborhood...

Itaewon in central Seoul is one of Korea's best-known neighborhoods, famous as a hub of multiculturalism and one of the best places in the city for dining and nightlife. But few visitors are familiar with the neighborhood's history....

 2022-07-15 09:53 

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So Hee is leaving Ichillin'...

So Hee of Ichillin' will leave the girl group, KM Entertainment said Friday. "After discussing with So Hee about her future, we agreed it would be best for her to end her activities with Ichillin'," the agency said. "We're sorry to...

 2022-07-15 09:53 

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J-Hope’s listening party for solo album sees star-studded guest list...

A plethora of celebrities showed up to J-Hope's listening party for his solo album "Jack In The Box" on Thursday night. The list includes model Irene, artists Heize, Zico, Kid Milli, Sunmi, Jessi, HyunA, ph-1, Gaeko of Dynamicduo, Giriboy, Bib...

 2022-07-15 08:57 

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Suspect being questioned over death of 20-year-old student...

Police investigating the death of a 20-year-old female college student who was found bleeding on Inha University campus are questioning a male suspect. According to Incheon Michuhol Police Precinct on Friday, a man in his 20s, who was......

 2022-07-15 08:57 

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[WORD_ON_THE_WEB] 'They’ll realize the truth when taxi fares go up'...

Kakao and its labor union are clashing over the sale of a stake in Kakao Mobility. The parent company is planning to sell around 10 percent of Kakao Mobility to MBK Partners, a private equity fund company....

 2022-07-15 08:57 

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Asia Artist Awards to be held in Japan on Dec. 13...

This year's Asia Artist Awards (AAA) will be held in Japan on Dec. 13, its organizer and local media news outlet Star News confirmed Friday. "2022 Asia Artist Awards In Japan" will be hosted by Super Junior's Leeteuk and IVE's Wonyoung...

 2022-07-15 08:57 

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Astro set to release digital single 'U&Iverse' on July 21...

Boy band Astro is set to release a digital single called "U&Iverse," which is dedicated to its fans, fan community platform Universe said Friday. The song will drop on July 21. In a teaser photo Universe posted to its social media channels, the......

 2022-07-15 08:57 

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Shiota Chiharu's 'In Memory' on show at Gana Art Center...

Berlin-based Japanese artist Shiota Chiharu is exhibiting her famed thread artworks at Gana Art Center in central Seoul. Shiota twists thread into web-like installations and sculptures. Although she also does draws and paints, she is best known......

 2022-07-15 08:56 

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Land minister says flying taxi laws are in the works...

The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport will come up with flying taxi laws by the end of August in an effort to start the service by 2025....

 2022-07-15 08:00 

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North stands by decision to recognize two pro-Russian separatist states in Ukraine...

North Korea said that Ukraine should not take issue with its recognition of two pro-Russian separatist states in Ukraine, stating that the recognition was a "legitimate exercise of sovereignty" on Friday....

 2022-07-15 08:00 

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Won renews 13-year low against the dollar on Friday...

The won renewed a 13-year low against the dollar on Friday, punching through the 1,320-won mark....

 2022-07-15 08:00 

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[YOUR PLAYLIST] Bvndit shares what kept it going during its 2-year break...

After a two-year hiatus, girl group Bvndit broke its silence, much to the delight of its fans. The team of five — Yiyeon, Jungwoo, Songhee, Simyeong and Seungeun — came back with its charismatic EDM track "Venom" in May, which sings ab...

 2022-07-15 08:00 

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Zico to drop new track ‘Seoul Drift’ on July 19...

Rapper Zico will drop his song...

 2022-07-15 08:00 

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Seoul supports pregnant women except if they're foreign...

A Seoul voucher program for pregnant women is coming under fire because foreigners are not eligible. "When I see foreigners excluded from public health programs, it really irritates me," said Debbie Kim, a 29-year-old American married to a Korean....

 2022-07-15 07:03 

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Seventeen drops teaser video for upcoming song '_World'...

Boy band Seventeen dropped a teaser video for its upcoming song "_World" on its social media channels Friday. The end of the teaser sees the words "Welcome to _World" written on a billboard against a desert background. According to Pledis....

 2022-07-15 07:03 

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Fan meet tickets sell out for 2PM’s Junho...

Tickets for Junho of 2PM's in-person fan meet events in Seoul have sold out, JYP Entertainment said Friday. "2022 Fan-Con 'Before Midnight'" will start at the SK Olympic Handball Gymnasium in southern Seoul from Aug. 12 to 14. The fina...

 2022-07-15 07:03 

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Former interim leader Park Ji-hyun announces bid for chairmanship of DP...

Park Ji-hyun, a 26-year-old former activist and former interim leader of the main opposition Democratic Party (DP), declared her bid for the party's chairmanship on Friday....

 2022-07-15 06:08 

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LG U+ wins auction for 5G spectrum band...

LG U+ won an auction for an additional 20 megahertz (MHz) spectrum band for its 5G network, according to the ICT ministry Friday. It was the sole bidder....

 2022-07-15 06:08 

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Hana Group starts second women's leadership program...

Hana Financial Group kicked off a second round of a women's leadership program....

 2022-07-15 06:08 

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Korea's EV battery makers go cylindrical...

With more global carmakers choosing cylindrical batteries for electric vehicles (EVs), local battery makers are scrambling to ramp up their production of them....

 2022-07-15 05:03 

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Brazilian author Paulo Coelho heaps praise on BTS at HUFS conference...

Brazilian author and lyricist Paulo Coelho praised BTS in a pre-recorded interview screened at the 3rd BTS Global Interdisciplinary Conference held at Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (HUFS) in eastern Seoul on Thursday....

 2022-07-15 03:11 

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Friday's daily Covid cases double compared to week earlier...

Daily confirmed cases of Covid-19 doubled Friday compared to the week before. According to the Central Disease Control Headquarters, the number of confirmed cases on Friday was 38,882......

 2022-07-15 02:12 

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Hyundai to launch first all-electric Ioniq model...

Hyundai Motor announced Friday that it will launch its first all-electric high-performance Ioniq 5 N model in the domestic market next year, expanding its electric vehicle lineup....

 2022-07-15 01:15 

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[THINK ENGLISH] 개그우먼 강유미, 결혼 3년 후 이혼...

Comedian and YouTuber Kang Yu-mi recently filed for divorce from her husband of three years, according to local media outlets Thursday. Kang is said to have met her husband through acquaintances and married in August 2019, but never announced the......

 2022-07-15 01:15 

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Won-dollar exchange rate hits 1,320 for first time in more than 13 years...

The won-dollar exchange rate broke the 1,320 won mark for the first time in 13 years and two months Friday morning. On the Seoul foreign exchange market, the exchange rate of the won against the dollar was 1,320.2 won per dollar at 9:07 a.m. Fri......

 2022-07-14 11:00 

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The Kia concept...

Kia's EV9 concept model is displayed at the Busan International Motor Show Thursday....

 2022-07-14 11:00 

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Looking back at how Korea fought first Covid waves...

The country has undergone five virus waves, and is probably in the beginning of a sixth created by the BA.5 Omicron subvariant....

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