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 2022-09-27 07:32 

Japan Times

Taiwan VIPs' visit for Abe funeral signals deepening relationship with Japan...

Japan included "Taiwan" among the names of countries read aloud during the funeral — part of recent moves that point to deepening ties between Tokyo ......

 2022-09-27 07:31 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) Asiana to expand flights to Japan as visa-free travel resumes...

(ATTN: UPDATES with details in last 3 paras) SEOUL, Sept. 27 (Yonhap) -- Asiana Airlines......

 2022-09-27 07:26 

Nikkei Asian Review

Ukraine latest: Putin to announce accession of occupied regions on Sept. 30, UK says...

The Russian invasion of Ukraine that began on Feb. 24 continues, with casualties rising on both sides.Occupied regions of Ukraine are voting on whethe...

 2022-09-27 07:26 

Nikkei Asian Review

Abe funeral honors fallen leader's legacy as thousands offer flowers...

TOKYO -- The state funeral for Japan's assassinated former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe began on Tuesday at the Nippon Budokan arena in Tokyo, as dignita...

 2022-09-27 07:26 

Nikkei Asian Review

Bangladesh aims for yuan trade as cushion against mighty dollar...

DHAKA -- Hit by a strong dollar and fearful of shrinking foreign reserves, Bangladesh is turning to alternative currency arrangements including the us...

 2022-09-27 07:25 

Korea Joongang Daily

Loan suspension program extended for another 6 months...

According to the Financial Services Commission (FSC) on Tuesday, the extensions could be granted as far as Sept. 2023 under certain conditions, and maturities could be extended up to three years with the agreement of the lender....

 2022-09-27 07:25 

Korea Joongang Daily

ATP Korea Open gets underway in Seoul...

The ATP Tour landed at Olympic Park Tennis Center in southern Seoul on Monday with the Eugene Korea Open to pick up where the women's event came to a close on Sunday....

 2022-09-27 07:25 

Korea Joongang Daily

Kim Min-jae linked to Manchester United as trade rumors start early...

Napoli center back Kim Min-jae has barely had time to unpack and find his local pizza restaurant before the transfer rumors have started up again — this time linking the 25-year-old to Premier League club Manchester United....

 2022-09-27 07:15 

South China Morning Post

Will South Korea get dragged into a Taiwan conflict? Yoon demurs, but there's 28,500 reasons it might...

President Yoon Suk-yeol refused to be drawn on whether South Korea would help the US in the event of a conflict over Taiwan. But the tens of thousands of US troops it hosts may mean it has little choice....

 2022-09-27 07:14 

Central News Agency

U.S. dollar closes lower on Taipei forex market - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Sept. 27 (CNA) The U.S. dollar fell against the Taiwan dollar Tuesday, shedding NT$0.038 to close at NT$31.780....

 2022-09-27 07:08 

Yonhap News

Don Spike apprehended over drug use charges...

SEOUL, Sept. 27 (Yonhap) -- Police have apprehended Don Spike, a well-known K-pop composer......

 2022-09-27 07:03 

Yonhap News

Seoul shares snap 4-day decline amid recession woes...

SEOUL, Sept. 27 (Yonhap) -- Seoul stocks snapped their four-day losing streak Tuesday amid......

 2022-09-27 06:59 

NHK

South Korea's Prime Minister Han attends Abe's state funeral...

South Korean Prime Minister Han Duck-soo attended the state funeral of former Japanese Prime Minister Abe Shinzo on Tuesday....

 2022-09-27 06:59 

NHK

Russian presidential envoy attends Abe's state funeral...

The Russian presidential envoy for international cultural cooperation attended Abe's state funeral....

 2022-09-27 06:59 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) N. Korea-China freight train likely to continue operations: Seoul official...

(ATTN: ADDS ministry's response on leader Kim's daughter speculation, photo) S......

 2022-09-27 06:58 

Central News Agency

Premier expresses condolences to families of COVID-19 victims - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Sept. 27 (CNA) Premier Su Tseng-chang () on Tuesday expressed his condolences to families of people in Taiwan who died of COVID-19 while giving a report on the government's major policies at the Legislative Yuan....

 2022-09-27 06:56 

South China Morning Post

Coronavirus: Hong Kong parents can now add children's records to 'Leave Home Safe' app ahead of vaccine pass extension...

Function available ahead of Friday launch when vaccine pass will apply to children as young as five....

 2022-09-27 06:55 

Japan Times

Hideki Matsuyama to defend Zozo Championship in Japan...

The 2021 Masters champion delighted huge galleries on home soil a year ago as he was cheered to a five-shot victory at Narashino Country Club ......

 2022-09-27 06:53 

Japan Times

Ex-Tokyo Olympic exec Haruyuki Takahashi faces new charge in growing bribery scandal...

Prosecutors suspect Takahashi received bribes worth 15 million from Daiko Advertising for asking the organizing committee to use the firm as an agent for a ......

 2022-09-27 06:52 

Yonhap News

Yoon pays respects to victims of Daejeon shopping mall fire...

SEOUL, Sept. 27 (Yonhap) -- President Yoon Suk-yeol on Tuesday visited a mourning altar fo......

 2022-09-27 06:50 

Japan Times

Street poet turns to words to help cure ills of abusive religious upbringing...

The issue of children suffering at the hands of over-zealous religious parents tends to be glossed over by Japanese society as a private problem....

 2022-09-27 06:50 

Japan Times

Street poet turns to words to help cure ills of abusive religious upbringing...

The issue of children suffering at the hands of over-zealous religious parents tends to be glossed over by Japanese society as a private problem....

 2022-09-27 06:42 

Yonhap News

(2nd LD) DP introduces motion for FM's dismissal...

(ATTN: ADDS foreign minister's comments in last 2 paras)By Lee Minji SEOUL, Sept. 27......

 2022-09-27 06:40 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-5...

GKL 15,250 UP 850KOLON IND 44,450 UP 50HanmiPharm......

 2022-09-27 06:40 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-4...

ILJIN MATERIALS 57,000 UP 900Asiana Airlines 12,950 DN 100COWAY ......

 2022-09-27 06:40 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-3...

Hyosung 71,000 DN 500LOTTE 40,000 UP 550GCH Corp ......

 2022-09-27 06:40 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-2...

DWEC 4,290 UP 20POSCO INTERNATIONAL 22,100 DN 200CJ CheilJe......

 2022-09-27 06:40 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-1...

SEOUL, Sept. 27 (Yonhap) -- Tuesday's closing prices (KRW) of KOSPI 200 stocks traded......

 2022-09-27 06:39 

Yonhap News

Prison term increased to 30 yrs for man charged with murdering ex-girlfriend after breakup...

DAEJEON, Sept. 27 (Yonhap) -- An appellate court on Tuesday handed out a 30-year prison te......

 2022-09-27 06:33 

Yonhap News

KOSDAQ 698.11 UP 5.74 points (close)...
 2022-09-27 06:31 

Korea Herald

[Kim Seong-kon] The country that our children will inherit...

What kind of country do we want to hand over to our children? We should ponder that question constantly and seriously because we have a solemn responsibility to bequeath a healthy, prosperous country to our descendants. If we end up bestowing a sick,...

 2022-09-27 06:31 

Korea Herald

[Robert D. Kaplan] Russia, Iran, and the perils of post-autocracy...

Sometimes a news cycle constitutes more than just noise. It provides a loud, uncanny signal about what may lie beyond the horizon. That happened this month, when a more hopeful, dangerous, and radically different geopolitics came into view. Within li...

 2022-09-27 06:31 

Korea Herald

[Editorial] Meaning of family...

A fresh round of disputes is erupting over the legal definition of family in South Korea, as the Ministry of Gender Equality and Family has suddenly ditched its plan to allow for more diverse forms of families. The ministry recently decided to withdr...

 2022-09-27 06:31 

Yonhap News

Dollar ends at 1,421.5 won DN from 1,431.3 won...
 2022-09-27 06:30 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 2,223.86 UP 2.92 points (close)...
 2022-09-27 06:30 

Nikkei Asian Review

Terra founder Do Kwon denies hiding after Interpol issues alert...

SEOUL -- Terraform Labs founder Do Kwon denied hiding on Tuesday when Interpol issued an alert for him after South Korean prosecutors asked for the ag...

 2022-09-27 06:29 

Korea Joongang Daily

China's Alipay+ connects Asean payment providers in Korea...

Hangzhou, China's Ant Group is enabling the use of foreign payment systems in Korea using the Alipay+ network....

 2022-09-27 06:29 

Korea Joongang Daily

Hanbok designed by Kim Yuna to be showcased during London fashion show...

The hanbok, or Korean traditional dress, that Olympic gold medalist figure skater Kim Yuna took part in designing will be showcased on the runway of a London fashion show, according to Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism on Tuesday. The......

 2022-09-27 06:29 

Korea Joongang Daily

Jeon Yeo-been, Nana believe in the supernatural in Netflix Korea original 'Glitch'...

Aliens and UFOs exist. Or at least, actors Jeon Yeo-been and Nana believe they do, in the upcoming Netflix Korea original series "Glitch," directed by Roh Deok. The series is written by writer Jin Han-sae, well-known......

 2022-09-27 06:29 

Korea Joongang Daily

'Cheer Up'...

From left, actors Kim Hyun-jin, Jang Gyu-ri, Han Ji-hyun and Bae In-hyuk pose for the cameras at an online press conference for the new SBS drama...

 2022-09-27 06:16 

Central News Agency

246 Taiwanese job scam victims return from Cambodia; 393 still there - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Sept. 27 (CNA) A total of 246 Taiwanese nationals, who were allegedly lured to Cambodia and forced to work for fraud rings, have been brought home with the assistance of the Taiwan government, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said Tuesday....

 2022-09-27 06:13 

Japan Times

Rocketing LNG prices putting cargoes in hands of energy giants and trading houses...

With prices not expected to ease until 2026, poorer states reliant on the fuel to generate power are worried, while costs are being driven up ......

 2022-09-27 06:05 

Yonhap News

Over 1,800 cases of digital sex crime reported from schools over past 5 yrs: data...

SEOUL, Sept. 27 (Yonhap) -- A total of 1,860 cases of digital sex crimes have occurred in ......

 2022-09-27 06:05 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) DP introduces motion for FM's dismissal...

(ATTN: UPDATES throughout with party's decision to introduce motion, photo)By Lee Min......

 2022-09-27 06:02 

Central News Agency

Pompeo pans Biden over Taiwan; urges change in how U.S. engages with China - Focus Taiwan...

Kaohsiung, Sept. 27 (CNA) Former United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has criticized President Joe Biden for making American policy on Taiwan...

 2022-09-27 06:00 

South China Morning Post

Global Impact newsletter: With China's 20th party congress less than a month away, Russia and Taiwan remain hot topics...

In this edition of the Global Impact newsletter, we look at Beijing's position on Russia and Taiwan after President Xi Jinping's meeting with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin, and following Joe Biden's remarks about the self-ruled island....

 2022-09-27 05:58 

Yonhap News

Festivals Calendar - October 2022...

SEOUL, Sept. 27 (Yonhap) -- The following are major cultural and tourist festivals schedul......

 2022-09-27 05:51 

Yonhap News

(2nd LD) U.S. Vice President Harris to visit DMZ during trip to S. Korea this week: PM...

(ATTN: ADDS official's briefing, White House statement in last 3 paras) TOKYO, Sept......

 2022-09-27 05:48 

Central News Agency

Taiwan reports 45,850 new COVID-19 cases, 28 deaths - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Sept. 27 (CNA) Taiwan reported 45,850 new COVID-19 infections and 28 deaths from the disease Tuesday, according to the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC)....

 2022-09-27 05:45 

Japan Times

The funerals for former prime ministers that were attended by U.S. presidents...

Current U.S. President Joe Biden skipped the state funeral for former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday, and Vice President Kamala Harris attended the event ......

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