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 2022-11-16 08:17 

Korea Joongang Daily

21 KBO players opt for free agency; 7 come from NC Dinos...

The NC Dinos could be the biggest losers in the KBO free agent market this season, with one third of the 21 players opting for free agency coming from the Changwon club....

 2022-11-16 08:17 

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Meeting between Yoon Suk-yeol, Prince Mohammed is in the works...

President Yoon Suk-yeol's meeting with Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Al Saud is being finalized, according to the presidential office on Wednesday....

 2022-11-16 08:17 

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Team Korea...

The complete Korean national team for the 2022 Qatar World Cup pose for a photo at Al Egla Training Facility in Doha, Qatar on Wednesday....

 2022-11-16 08:17 

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3 X...

Genesis unveiled the Genesis X Convertible, a high-performance electric vehicle (EV) concept car, on Wednesday....

 2022-11-16 08:16 

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Korea's love-hate relationship with Gordon Ramsay and his restaurants...

During Gordon Ramsay's three-day trip to Seoul last week, the British chef made crystal clear his total commitment to bringing his food empire to Korea. "I've been intrigued with Korean cuisine for the last 15 to 20 years," Ramsay said dur...

 2022-11-16 08:16 

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Omega X sheds light on harrowing claims of abuse, says it is an industry-wide issue...

Boy band Omega X announced the termination of its exclusive contract with Spire Entertainment during a press conference held at the Seoul Bar Association's Human Rights Room in southern Seoul on Wednesday. The boy band added it will take legal ......

 2022-11-16 07:21 

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Contract termination...

Boy band Omega X announced the termination of its exclusive contract with Spire Entertainment during Wednesday's press conference held at the Seoul Bar Association's Human Rights Room in southern Seoul. The boy band will also take legal action ......

 2022-11-16 07:21 

Korea Joongang Daily

Genesis BBQ chairman awarded Moran Medal of the Order of Civil Merit...

Genesis BBQ Chairman Yoon Hong-geun received the Moran Medal of the Order of Civil Merit from the Korean government....

 2022-11-16 07:21 

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Korea wants to build first Saudi nuclear power plant...

Saudi Arabia has shown significant interest in Korean technology since it was used to build the Middle East's first nuclear reactor in United Arab Emirates. That project in Barakah was landed by Korea in 2009 and went on line in April 2021....

 2022-11-16 07:21 

Korea Joongang Daily

Kim Min-jae looks to bring Serie A experience to Qatar...

Korean center-back Kim "The Monster" Min-jae is raring to go in Qatar, dismissing concerns that he might be tired after a hectic club schedule and making it clear he's willing to do whatever it takes to help Korea advance at the World Cup....

 2022-11-16 07:21 

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Hyundai Glovis signs MOU with Malaysia’s Lion Group...

Hyundai Glovis announced Wednesday it signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Malaysia's Lion Group to tap into the country's logistics market....

 2022-11-16 07:20 

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LG Chem to build plastic recycling and aerogel plants in Dangjin...

LG Chem will invest 310 billion won ($233 million) to build a plastic recycling plant and an aerogel plant in Dangjin, South Chungcheong....

 2022-11-16 07:20 

Korea Joongang Daily

[FOOD COURT] 'Tis the season to try something a little fancy...

The festive season is just around the corner and for many people that means one thing: A chance to eat, drink and be merry with friends. Here are some of the best fine dining spots that could help make your meal extra special....

 2022-11-16 07:20 

Korea Joongang Daily

Omega X terminates contract with Spire Entertainment following abuse allegations...

Boy band Omega X announced the termination of its exclusive contract with Spire Entertainment during a press conference held at the Seoul Bar Association's Human Rights Room in southern Seoul on Wednesday....

 2022-11-16 07:20 

Korea Joongang Daily

Volkswagen Korea introduces partially revamped Jetta sedan, new Golf GTI hatchback...

Volkswagen introduced a partially revamped Jetta sedan for the Korean market Wednesday, as part of efforts to strengthen its gasoline lineup....

 2022-11-16 06:25 

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Girl group Dreamcatcher renews contract with label Dreamcatcher Company...

Girl group Dreamcatcher will remain with its label Dreamcatcher Company. "There was still some time left until the contracts expires for the members but they all agreed that they want to continue working with Dreamcatcher Company and decided to ......

 2022-11-16 06:24 

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MAMA Awards are reintroduced with new name and new trophy...

This year's Mnet Asian Music Awards have been rebranded to the MAMA Awards and are also presenting a brand new trophy design. Entertainment company CJ ENM, the awards' host, laid out the rebranding during a press conference on Wednesday at the ......

 2022-11-16 06:24 

Korea Joongang Daily

Son Heung-min arrives in Qatar carrying a new mask...

Son Heung-min arrived in Doha on Tuesday night ready to join the Korean national team in training ahead of the 2022 Qatar World Cup. In his bag, according to officials, Son was carrying a face mask provided by Tottenham Hotspur....

 2022-11-16 06:24 

Korea Joongang Daily

Girl group IVE to participate in Spotify Holiday Singles project...

Girl group IVE is participating in this year's year-end Spotify Holiday Singles project. The girl group's label Starship Entertainment announced on Wednesday that the group is releasing "After LIKE (Holiday Remix)...

 2022-11-16 06:24 

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Girl group NewJeans posts video of encouragement for CSAT takers...

Girl group NewJeans posted a video clip on its official YouTube channel to root for all test takers of this year's College Scholastic Ability Test (CSAT), or suneung, which is set to take place on Thursday. "It's D-1 to the important College ....

 2022-11-16 06:24 

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2022.11.15 Hotel Events...

Fairmont Ambassador Seoul, the iconic luxury destination in western Seoul, celebrates the coming festive season with the Grand Festive Buffet Menu, ideal for enjoying with partners, families and friends at all-day dining restaurant Spectrum....

 2022-11-16 05:28 

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SK geo centric and Plastic Energy to build Ulsan plastic recycling plant...

SK geo centric and London-based Plastic Energy may build a plastic recycling plant in Ulsan, the largest of its kind in Asia....

 2022-11-16 04:32 

Korea Joongang Daily

Saudi Arabian vision opens up opportunities for Korean culture in Middle East...

Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman's Vision 2030, an effort to reduce the country's reliance on oil, may open up new opportunities for Korea. Spearheading the way is Hallyu — the Korean wave, led by K-pop and dramas as a soft pow...

 2022-11-16 04:32 

Korea Joongang Daily

Singer Wonho to begin military service starting next month...

Singer Wonho will begin his mandatory military service from Dec. 5. Wonho's label, Highline Entertainment, said Tuesday that Wonho will be serving the country as a public service worker. Wonho also posted on his social media that he'll be ......

 2022-11-16 03:36 

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BTS album 'Proof' records fifth month on U.S. Billboard 200...

BTS's anthology album "Proof" recorded its fifth month of being on the U.S. Billboard 200 chart on Wednesday....

 2022-11-16 02:40 

Korea Joongang Daily

U.S. needs more time to approve Korean Air Lines, Asiana Airlines merger...

The United States will require more time to approve Korean Air Lines' acquisition of Asiana Airlines....

 2022-11-16 02:40 

Korea Joongang Daily

Lim Young-woong releases music video for 'London Boy'...

Singer Lim Young-woong released a new music video Wednesday for his first self-composed song. The music video for "London Boy," one of the two tracks on his double single "Polaroid" that was released on Tuesday, was released on YouTube....

 2022-11-16 01:44 

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SK Signet to build EV charger-manufacturing plant in U.S....

SK Signet, a Korean manufacturer of electric vehicle chargers, said Wednesday it plans to build an electric vehicle (EV) charger-manufacturing plant in the United States with an aim to start operations in the second half of next year....

 2022-11-16 01:44 

Korea Joongang Daily

Korea's kimchi imports reach all-time high in October...

Korea's imports of kimchi touched an all-time monthly high in October amid runaway inflation in the country, government data showed Wednesday....

 2022-11-16 01:44 

Korea Joongang Daily

New Covid-19 cases in Korea dip to 66,587...

The number of new confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Korea reached 66,587 Wednesday, down by more than 6,000 from the previous day but up more than 4,000 from the same day the week before, according to the Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency....

 2022-11-16 01:44 

Korea Joongang Daily

BTS nominated for Grammy Awards for third year in a row...

K-pop boy band BTS has been nominated for the Grammy Awards for the third year in a row. The Recording Academy, which gives out the Grammy Awards, made the announcement of this year's Grammy nominees Wednesday morning....

 2022-11-16 01:44 

Korea Joongang Daily

U.S. monitoring North Korea's provision of artillery shells to Russia...

The United States is working with its allies and partners to monitor North Korea's provision of artillery shells to Russia, a Pentagon spokesman said Tuesday....

 2022-11-16 01:44 

Korea Joongang Daily

Korean shares fall Wednesday as investors lock in profits amid concerns...

Stocks opened lower Wednesday, despite overnight gains on Wall Street, as investors moved to lock in profits amid renewing geopolitical concerns in Europe. The Kospi shed 10.98 points, or 0.44 percent, to 2,469.35 in the first 15 minutes of trading....

 2022-11-15 23:52 

Korea Joongang Daily

[THINK ENGLISH] 트위터코리아, 대량 감원…홍보팀 전원 해고...

Twitter Korea is a ghost town, with reports emerging that it may have fired most of its employees....

 2022-11-15 23:52 

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Ready to work...

Son Heung-min arrived in Doha on Tuesday night to join the Korean national team preparing for the 2022 Qatar World Cup...

 2022-11-15 22:56 

Korea Joongang Daily

Hansae seeks new sources of growth and vows reform...

Hansae Vice Chairman Kim Ik-whan pledged to discover new growth engines and create an innovative corporate culture in celebration of the company's 40th anniversary on Wednesday....

 2022-11-15 20:07 

Korea Joongang Daily

Fugitive underwear boss gave Kim Jong-un Hermès saddle, say prosecutors...

The former chairman and de-facto owner of a major South Korean underwear company who faces charges of corruption is believed to have given North Korean leader Kim Jong-un an Herms saddle....

 2022-11-15 11:43 

Korea Joongang Daily

Service-price inflation hits Koreans hard, and rises could last...

Inflation is hitting Koreans where it really hurts. At the restaurants. At the laundry. And at the barber....

 2022-11-15 10:47 

Korea Joongang Daily

Lee Jae-myung's 'right-hand man' questioned as suspect...

Jeong Jin-sang, vice chief of staff to Democratic Party (DP) Chairman Lee Jae-myung, was summoned for questioning on Tuesday over bribery and corruption allegations linked to a high-profile real estate development scandal....

 2022-11-15 10:47 

Korea Joongang Daily

Naming Itaewon victims without families' consent stirs controversy...

An online media outlet in Korea is facing a backlash after publishing the names of the victims of the Itaewon crowd crush without the consent of their families....

 2022-11-15 10:47 

Korea Joongang Daily

Yoon has first summit with China's Xi in Bali...

President Yoon Suk-yeol called for more "mature" bilateral relations in his first summit with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Indonesia Tuesday....

 2022-11-15 10:47 

Korea Joongang Daily

Unicorn Farm, a parliamentary start-up support center, opens...

A parliamentary start-up support center opened Tuesday as rates rise and regulations on new companies tighten dramatically....

 2022-11-15 10:47 

Korea Joongang Daily

BOK official says monetary policy challenge deepens following Fed's rate hike...

A policymaker of the Bank of Korea (BOK) said Tuesday that the widening interest rate gap with the United States has deepened the challenge for Korea's monetary policy going forward....

 2022-11-15 10:47 

Korea Joongang Daily

Reasonable rates...

A banner in front of a bank in Seoul promotes the interest rate for deposit on Tuesday....

 2022-11-15 10:47 

Korea Joongang Daily

Carefree campers...

The number of campsites nationwide rose 14.3 percent to 3,205 on year in September, according to the Korea Tourism Association on Tuesday. The increase in popularity is in part due to the Covid-19 pandemic, which saw the country face ......

 2022-11-15 09:51 

Korea Joongang Daily

FTX failure hits an already crypto-weary Korea...

The bankruptcy of FTX has hit Korea as Korean investors suffer losses and other cryptocurrencies fall in sympathy with FTX's FTT coin....

 2022-11-15 09:51 

Korea Joongang Daily

3 in 10 students are overweight or obese...

Three out of every 10 students from elementary to high schools were overweight or obese last year as the Covid-19 pandemic kept them from outdoor activities, an education ministry report showed Tuesday....

 2022-11-15 09:51 

Korea Joongang Daily

Boy band Drippin's villain era draws to a close with latest release...

Drippin has been showing off its darker side since January, and is back to conclude its "Villain'z Era" trilogy. The seven-member boy band dropped "Villain: The End," its first full-length album on Tuesday. It follows EPs "Villain&...

 2022-11-15 09:51 

Korea Joongang Daily

PPP manages to cut funding for TBS eFM...

A bill that may switch off Seoul's English-language radio station TBS eFM was passed by the metropolitan council on Tuesday. Drafted by conservative People Power Party members of the council in July, the bill passed at a regular council session on......

 2022-11-15 09:51 

Korea Joongang Daily

Korean IT companies look to expand peoples' connections and their global presence...

As the IT companies are actively pushing for market expansion beyond the Korean borders, community services became one of the key pillars of their global strategy, along with e-commerce and content....

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