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 2021-07-30 07:10 

Korea Joongang Daily

AKMU releases music video for 'Tictoc Tictoc Tictoc'...

Brother-and-sister duo AKMU released the music video for its song "Tictoc Tictoc Tictoc" on its official social media accounts on Friday. The track is a collaboration with rapper Beenzino from the duo's recent album "Next Episode," whi...

 2021-07-30 07:10 

Korea Joongang Daily

Blue House gets two new secretaries...

President Moon Jae-in nominated new Blue House secretaries Friday. The Blue House announced that Lee Ki-heon, 53, presidential secretary for civil participation, was named the new secretary for civil affairs and justice, replacing Lee Gwang-cheol....

 2021-07-30 07:10 

Korea Joongang Daily

Woori Bank's long-term credit rating raised to A by Fitch...

Fitch Ratings upped Woori Bank's long-term credit rating to A from A-, the bank said Friday, the first upgrade in 16 years....

 2021-07-30 07:10 

Korea Joongang Daily

Kim Min-jung takes silver medal in women's 25-meter pistol...

Kim Min-jung won silver in the 25-meter pistol women's final of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics on Friday, played at the Asaka Shooting Range, after a tense match that went all the way to a medal-deciding shoot-off....

 2021-07-30 07:10 

Korea Joongang Daily

Korea's sole rower Jeong Hye-jeong ends Games in middle of pack...

Jeong Hye-jeong's journey at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics ended on Friday morning as she finished sixth in the D final of the women's single sculls tournament....

 2021-07-30 07:10 

China Post

Air France-KLM reports huge Q2 loss, sees signs of recovery...

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — French-Dutch airline group Air France-KLM said Friday that the "first signs of recovery are visible" in bookings amid easing pandemic travel restrictions as it reported a second-quarter net loss of nearly 1.5 bi...

 2021-07-30 07:09 

China Post

First US evacuation flight brings 200 Afghans to new home...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The first flight evacuating Afghan interpreters and others who worked alongside Americans in Afghanistan landed early Friday at Washington Dulles International Airport, according to an internal U.S. government document and a commer...

 2021-07-30 07:09 

South China Morning Post

National security law: 9 years' jail for first Hong Kong resident convicted under legislation...

The first Hong Kong resident convicted under the national security law was sentenced on Friday to nine years in prison for driving his motorcycle into a group of police officers last year while flying a flag calling for the city's "liberation"...

 2021-07-30 07:07 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) Ex-Prosecutor General Yoon joins main opposition party for presidential bid...

(ATTN: UPDATES with more details in 6th para) SEOUL, July 30 (Yonhap) -- Ex-Prosecutor G......

 2021-07-30 07:02 

Central News Agency

Taiwanese boxer, archer ousted before Olympic medal rounds - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei/Tokyo, July 30 (CNA) Taiwanese boxer Chen Nien-chin () and archer Lin Chia-en () saw their hopes for Olympic podium finishes in Tokyo dashed Friday after losing in the quarterfinals and round of 16 in their respective events....

 2021-07-30 07:00 

Yonhap News

Summary of external news of North Korea this week...

SEOUL, July 30 (Yonhap) -- The following is a summary of external news of North Korea this......

 2021-07-30 07:00 

Yonhap News

Key developments on North Korea this week...

SEOUL, July 30 (Yonhap) -- The following are key developments regarding North Korea this w......

 2021-07-30 07:00 

Yonhap News

Summary of inter-Korean news this week...

SEOUL, July 30 (Yonhap) -- The following is a summary of inter-Korean news this week. --......

 2021-07-30 07:00 

Yonhap News

Summary of domestic news in North Korea this week...

SEOUL, July 30 (Yonhap) -- The following is a summary of domestic news in North Korea this......

 2021-07-30 06:59 

Japan Times

Japan's Arisa Higashino and Yuta Watanabe win bronze in mixed doubles badminton...

Watanabe and Higashino secured a spot on the podium by defeating Hong Kong pair Tang Chun-man and Tse Ying-suet 21-17, 23-21 at Musashino Forest Sport ......

 2021-07-30 06:59 

China Post

Olympics Latest: Batsarashkina wins gold in 25-meter pistol...

TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on the Tokyo Olympics, which are taking place under heavy restrictions after a year's delay because of the coronavirus pandemic: ___ MEDAL ALERT Russian shooter Vitalina Batsarashkina has won her second gold and third med...

 2021-07-30 06:59 

China Post

US uses dominant inside presence to beat Japan 86-69...

SAITAMA, Japan (AP) — A'ja Wilson scored 20 points and Breanna Stewart added 15 to help the U.S. beat Japan 86-69 on Friday in the women's basketball tournament. The U.S. has now won 51 consecutive games dating back to the bronze medal game ...

 2021-07-30 06:58 

China Post

Taiwan maintains 0 COVID-19 deaths for 3rd straight day...

The CECC confirmed 21 new domestic cases and 4 imported COVID-19 cases on Friday, bringing the tally of confirmed cases to 15,662....

 2021-07-30 06:56 

Central News Agency

Manufacturing sector continues fast growth in June: think tank - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, July 30 (CNA) As the global economy recovers and many countries reopen for business, the manufacturing sector in Taiwan continued to grow at a fast pace in June, the Taiwan Institute of Economic Research (TIER) said Friday....

 2021-07-30 06:53 

China Post

Kings get defensive help with Baylor's Davion Mitchell...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Kings finally have a defensive anchor in the backcourt. Sacramento also added some beef to its frontcourt with the addition of a 7-foot shot blocker from Portugal. Davion Mitchell, a two-way guard whose defensive skills...

 2021-07-30 06:52 

China Post

Montas records 10 strikeouts, Athletics beat Angels 4-0...

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Frankie Montas struck out 10 over seven scoreless innings and Oakland took advantage of some early Los Angeles miscues in Starling Marte's debut with the Athletics and beat the Angels 4-0 Thursday night. Marte, who was acq...

 2021-07-30 06:52 

China Post

Clippers get Johnson after trade with Knicks...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Clippers' tradition of making a move on draft night continued Thursday as they moved up to select Tennessee guard Keon Johnson after making a trade with the New York Knicks. The Clippers sent the No. 25 pick, w...

 2021-07-30 06:52 

China Post

Fukushima laments a recovery without Olympic witnesses...

FUKUSHIMA, Japan (AP) — The bus transporting Olympic officials and media from downtown Fukushima to the suburban Azuma Baseball Stadium features a slickly produced video boasting of the region's recovery from a devastating 2011 earthquake, tsuna...

 2021-07-30 06:52 

China Post

Cabrera, Bautista help Dominicans top Mexico 1-0 at Olympics...

YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — Melky Cabrera hit a run-scoring single with two outs in the fifth inning, Jose Bautista threw out the potential tying run at home plate and the Dominican Republic beat Mexico 1-0 Friday at the Olympics to even its record at 1-...

 2021-07-30 06:52 

China Post

Rights groups warn assaults on women on the rise in Pakistan...

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Noor Mukadam's last hours were terror-filled. Beaten repeatedly, the 27-year-old jumped from a window but was dragged back, beaten again and finally beheaded. A childhood friend has been charged with her killing. The gruesome de...

 2021-07-30 06:52 

China Post

AP source: Dodgers near megatrade for Nats' Scherzer, Turner...

The World Series champion Los Angeles Dodgers neared a monster trade for ace Max Scherzer and All-Star shortstop Trea Turner of the Washington Nationals late Thursday night, a person close to the deal told The Associated Press. The person spoke to the AP ...

 2021-07-30 06:51 

China Post

Kimmann, Shriever win BMX racing gold; 2 stretchered off...

TOKYO (AP) — Niek Kimmann kicked off his second Olympics by colliding with a race steward who had wandered onto the track during training. The Dutch rider spent the next three days doing everything he could to rehabilitate a knee injured in the cras...

 2021-07-30 06:51 

China Post

The Latest: Saudi Arabia will reopen to tourists on Sunday...

Saudi Arabia will reopen its borders to tourists on Sunday for the first time in 18 months after imposing restrictions at the start of the pandemic to curb the spread of the coronavirus. The historically closed-off kingdom introduced electronic visas for ...

 2021-07-30 06:51 

China Post

Champion Bucks trade down, get 2 forwards late in 2nd round...

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks traded down in the second round of the NBA draft Thursday night and selected a couple of frontcourt players in Sandro Mamukelashvili of Seton Hall and Georgios Kalaitzakis of Greece. The Bucks made these moves a ...

 2021-07-30 06:50 

Yonhap News

Mando shifts to profits in Q2...

SEOUL, July 30 (Yonhap) -- Mando Corp. on Friday reported its second-quarter net income of......

 2021-07-30 06:50 

Yonhap News

Seoul stocks dip over 1 pct on China uncertainties...

SEOUL, July 30 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stocks fell more than 1 percent Friday amid rising......

 2021-07-30 06:48 

NHK

Japanese life expectancy at all-time high...

The average life expectancy in Japan reached record highs for both men and women last year....

 2021-07-30 06:46 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) (Olympics) S. Korean archer Kang Chae-young eliminated in individual event...

(ATTN: ADDS details, comments, photos)By Yoo Jee-ho TOKYO, July 30 (Yonhap) -- South Kor......

 2021-07-30 06:40 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-5...

AMOREPACIFIC 221,500 DN 7,500FOOSUNG 13,200 UP 300SK Innovat......

 2021-07-30 06:40 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-4...

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 2021-07-30 06:40 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-3...

IS DONGSEO 54,600 0S-Oil 98,300 DN 2,700LG Innotek......

 2021-07-30 06:40 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-2...

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 2021-07-30 06:40 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-1...

SEOUL, July 30 (Yonhap) -- Friday's closing prices (KRW) of KOSPI 200 stocks traded o......

 2021-07-30 06:38 

Yonhap News

Samsung Heavy Industries remains in red in Q2...

SEOUL, July 30 (Yonhap) -- Samsung Heavy Industries Co. on Friday reported its second-quar......

 2021-07-30 06:36 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 3,202.32 DN 40.33 points (close)...
 2021-07-30 06:31 

South China Morning Post

Hong Kong police patrol malls during Olympics telecast after national anthem booing incident...

Hong Kong police quietly fanned out in shopping centres across the city on Friday morning as local swimmer Siobhan Haughey went for another medal at the Tokyo Olympics, a move intended to prevent any potential booing of the national anthem during the live...

 2021-07-30 06:30 

Yonhap News

Dollar ends at 1,150.3 won UP from 1,146.5 won...
 2021-07-30 06:30 

Yonhap News

KOSDAQ 1,031.14 DN 12.99 points (close)...
 2021-07-30 06:29 

NHK

Nikkei 225 falls on resurgence of COVID cases...

Tokyo's benchmark stock index fell sharply on the last trading day of the month. It lost nearly 500 points as new coronavirus cases surged in Japan....

 2021-07-30 06:24 

Japan Times

Japan's industrial output rose 6.2% on month in June...

The rise was buoyed by a recovery in production of autos and semiconductor-making equipment....

 2021-07-30 06:21 

Yonhap News

(2nd LD) N.K. leader accuses 'hostile forces' of intensifying 'war drills for aggression'...

(ATTN: UPDATES with comments from official in 8th para)By Yi Wonju SEOUL, July 30 (Yonha......

 2021-07-30 06:20 

Yonhap News

Gap widens between ruling, main opposition parties in preference poll by Gallup...

SEOUL, July 30 (Yonhap) -- Public support for South Korea's ruling Democratic Party (......

 2021-07-30 06:19 

South China Morning Post

Coronavirus Hong Kong: first-ever 'cruise to nowhere' to set sail on Friday night...

More than 1,000 Hongkongers will set off on Friday night aboard the city's first-ever "cruise to nowhere", with one top official hailing the high-seas jaunt as a step towards "bringing back normalcy".Commerce minister Edward Yau Tang-w...

 2021-07-30 06:18 

South China Morning Post

Hong Kong reviews rules for picking Tracker Fund's manager to mitigate risk to pensioners in rising US-China rivalry...

Hong Kong's regulators are reviewing the process for appointing the manager to oversee the Tracker Fund, as it moves to shield the city's biggest exchange-traded fund (ETF) from being ensnared in deteriorating US-China relations.As part of the rev...

 2021-07-30 06:17 

China Post

USA wrestler Gable Steveson signs NIL deal with Kill Cliff...

CHIBA, Japan (AP) — United States Olympic wrestler Gable Steveson has taken advantage of the new opportunities for college athletes to cash in on their name, image and likeness by signing with clean energy drink company Kill Cliff. Steveson was a na...

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