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 2022-08-02 08:19 

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Shares end lower Tuesday as investors remain watchful of escalating U.S.-China tension...

Shares ended lower Tuesday, snapping a six-day winning streak, as investors remain watchful of escalating U.S.-China tension over Taiwan amid global recession worries. The won fell against the dollar....

 2022-08-02 08:19 

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Hyundai Motor to deliver 27 Xcient Fuel Cell trucks to clients in Germany...

Hyundai Motor will deliver its 27 Xcient Fuel Cell trucks to its clients in Germany, the largest commercial vehicle market in Europe....

 2022-08-02 08:19 

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ICT minister visits U.S. and discusses technology cooperation...

Korea will fortify its tech alliance with the United States in latest technologies, including those related to quantum technologies, space and small modular reactors (SMR), the Ministry of Science and ICT said Tuesday. The announcement came after ......

 2022-08-02 08:19 

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Australia for talks on arms industry cooperation...

Defense Minister Lee Jong-sup is set to depart for Australia on Tuesday for talks with his Australian counterpart on arms industry cooperation and regional security....

 2022-08-02 08:19 

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Korea's Posco, Brazil's Vale to cooperate to make low-carbon steel raw materials...

Posco and Vale, a Brazilian mining company, signed an agreement to jointly run a project for the production of low-carbon steel raw materials....

 2022-08-02 08:19 

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Renault Korea Motors makes aftercare easy with mobile app...

Renault Korea Motors has taken its shot at the public craze for application utilization with MY Renault Korea....

 2022-08-02 08:19 

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Murdered official's son writes to UN rapporteur...

The son of the fisheries official fatally shot by North Korean soldiers in 2020 wrote a letter to the newly appointed UN special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in North Korea. "I am writing this letter to you because I want to let......

 2022-08-02 07:22 

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Talk of presidential pardons for tycoons builds...

Granting special pardons to business leaders would help the economy, according to the finance minister....

 2022-08-02 07:22 

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Go Ah-sung to return to the big screen in 'Because I Hate Korea'...

Actor Go Ah-sung is set to return to the big screen after two years with the new film...

 2022-08-02 07:22 

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Park Ye-eun joins Super League club Brighton...

Brighton & Hove Albion on Monday announced the signing of midfielder Park Ye-eun, becoming the only top-tier team in Europe with two active Korean footballers....

 2022-08-02 07:22 

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Visual artist Sungsil Ryu takes visitors on a wild ride at Atelier Hermès...

Sungsil Ryu, a 29-year-old visual artist based in Seoul, creates a paradise of disasters in her video works. Featuring North Korean-inspired aesthetics along with imagery of rainbows and fire, they are reminiscent of Y2K. The narratives, however......

 2022-08-02 07:22 

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J-Hope to appear on local radio show 'Park So-hyun's Love Game' next week...

BTS member J-Hope will appear on a local radio show to promote his solo album next week, according to BigHit Music on Tuesday. He is set to be a guest on...

 2022-08-02 07:22 

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Korean inflation at a 24-year high in July as most prices rise...

Prices in Korea rose across the board, with everything from manufactured goods to electricity becoming more expensive, according to Statistics Korea. It was the second consecutive month in which inflation was above 6 percent....

 2022-08-02 07:22 

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[NEWS IN FOCUS] Court rules that bossy smart system means Posco has to make amends...

Korea's manufacturing industry is in a panic over the Supreme Court's latest ruling against Posco....

 2022-08-02 07:22 

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Korea end pentathlon worlds with gold in mixed relay...

Kim Sun-woo and Jun Woong-tae of Korea took gold in the mixed relay at the UIPM 2022 Pentathlon World Championships on Sunday, earning the world champion title in the final event of the pentathlon tournament....

 2022-08-02 06:25 

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Kwon Soon-woo sets sights on U.S. Open after big Wimbledon match...

Kwon Soon-woo is the top-ranked Korean tennis player and the only Korean with the chance to contend for a men's Grand Slam title this year. After putting up a good fight against Djokovic at Wimbledon, Kwon has set his sights on the U.S. Open....

 2022-08-02 06:25 

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'Itaewon Class' Japanese remake available in Korea on Tving from tomorrow...

The Japanese remake of 2020 hit...

 2022-08-02 06:25 

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Oh tells Vietnam the road to Seoul is 'reopened'...

HO CHI MINH CITY — Mayor Oh Se-hoon encouraged people from Vietnam to visit Seoul and make the most of the capital's cultural attractions...

 2022-08-02 06:25 

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Actor Joo Won talks shooting his own stunts in upcoming Netflix movie 'Carter'...

Actor Joo Won and director Jung Byung-gil held a press conference for the upcoming Netflix action movie...

 2022-08-02 06:25 

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Nam June Paik Art Center celebrates 90th year since birth of artist with 'Nam June Paik, Super Baroque'...

This year is a special one — it's the 90th anniversary of the avant-garde artist Nam June Paik's birth — and to celebrate, the Nam June Paik Art Center in Yongin, Gyeonggi, is presenting "Nam June Paik, Super Baroque." Paik was...

 2022-08-02 05:28 

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Dean of SM's new education institution says key to success is self-discipline...

First dean of SM Universe (SMU) — this is the latest title acquired by veteran K-pop composer Hong Jong-hwa, one of the first producers in the K-pop scene. K-pop powerhouse SM Entertainment founded SMU in April as an education institution to pass .....

 2022-08-02 05:28 

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Disappointed NCT Dream fans plead for postponement, SM says concert is canceled...

"Postpone it, don't cancel it....

 2022-08-02 04:31 

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Park Hae-soo, Kim Da-mi to play leads in upcoming Netflix movie 'Deluge'...

Actors Park Hae-soo and Kim Da-mi will play the leads in the upcoming Netflix movie...

 2022-08-02 04:31 

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BTS's web variety show 'Run BTS' to return with new episodes this month...

BTS's web variety show...

 2022-08-02 03:35 

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T’way Air passenger plane makes emergency landing in Taiwan, no injuries reported...

A T'way Air passenger plane headed for Incheon International Airport from Singapore made an emergency landing at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport Tuesday due to engine failure....

 2022-08-02 03:35 

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New girl group NewJeans already seeing international success with debut EP...

The debut EP of NewJeans, a new girl group under HYBE's independent music label ADOR, has quickly climbed up the charts of various streaming platforms around the world since its release on Monday evening. The lead track...

 2022-08-02 01:45 

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Hwang Hee-chan condemns racism after abuse in Portugal...

Wolverhampton Wanderers midfielder Hwang Hee-chan spoke out against racism in an Instagram post on Monday, a day after being subjected to discriminatory gestures during a friendly against Portuguese side Farense in the Algarve, Portugal on Sunday....

 2022-08-02 01:45 

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'I welcome the plan if it reduces the cost of education'...

The government has announced a plan to adjust the school entrance age from six years old to five by 2025....

 2022-08-02 01:45 

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July's consumer price index rises 6.3% on year, highest since November 1998...

The consumer price index for July rose over 6 percent, the highest in 23 years and eight months. The rise of petroleum products has slowed due to the drop in oil prices, but the consumer price index rose as the price for services such as......

 2022-08-02 01:45 

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Tuesday's Covid cases reach three-month high...

New confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Korea recorded 111,789 Tuesday, a steep jump from the previous day's 44,689 and the highest number in three months....

 2022-08-02 00:45 

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[THINK ENGLISH] 워싱턴의 한국전 기념공원에 추모의 벽 준공...

The Wall of Remembrance, which displays the names of 43,808 soldiers killed during the 1950- 53 Korean War, was unveiled at the Korean War Veterans Memorial in Washington D.C. on Tuesday....

 2022-08-01 10:09 

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China wants to hold Yoon Suk-yeol to the 'Three No's'...

Beijing and Seoul are having a verbal battle over a U.S.-led antimissile system in Korea, a thorny issue between them. "The 'Three No's' was not a promise or agreement we made with China, but an explanation of our position," Foreign Mi...

 2022-08-01 10:09 

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Sending 5-year-olds to school isn't a very popular idea...

Teachers, parents and civic groups are warning the government they're not keen on lowering the school entrance age from six years old to five....

 2022-08-01 10:09 

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Dead shark photo zone at E-mart sparks controversy...

E-Mart is facing backlash after one of their branches displayed a shark carcass and called it a photo zone....

 2022-08-01 10:09 

Korea Joongang Daily

Sanctions and Donetsk bring Moscow, Pyongyang together...

Recent statements by a Russian diplomat and the leader of a Russian-backed separatist republic in Ukraine suggest Moscow and Pyongyang could be drawing closer economically under international sanctions....

 2022-08-01 09:13 

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Early birds...

Major department stores including Hyundai, as well as Shinsegae and Lotte, have started pre-orders on gift sets for the Korean thanksgiving holiday Chuseok, which is only a month away....

 2022-08-01 09:12 

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Record consumption...

According to Kepco, average energy consumption last month set a new record after growing 1 percent year-on-year to 82,700 megawatts. The increase of consumption from industries, as well as the rising temperatures, have led to the surge in power use....

 2022-08-01 09:12 

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Shrinking household loans...

The balance on household loans has been shrinking as interest rate hikes to combat inflation have increased burden....

 2022-08-01 09:12 

Korea Joongang Daily

Stocks continue to rise with hopes of Fed's monetary easing slowdown...

Shares closed higher Monday amid speculation that a second straight quarterly U.S. contraction may cause the Fed to become less aggressive in raising rates. The won fell against the dollar....

 2022-08-01 09:12 

Korea Joongang Daily

Hyundai Oilbank and Lotte Confectionery sign biodiesel deal...

Hyundai Oilbank and Lotte Confectionery signed a deal to produce biodiesel using disposed oil, the oil refiner said Monday....

 2022-08-01 09:12 

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Retailers joined by administration in opposing Sunday closures...

The regulation that requires big retailers to close their stores for two days a month may be relaxed for the first time in ten years. On June 23, the presidential office started an online petition ......

 2022-08-01 09:12 

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Yoon Suk-yeol plans to stay in Seoul during vacation...

President Yoon Suk-yeol has decided not to travel to provincial regions on his vacation this week and will remain in Seoul to consider the current political turmoil, officials from the ruling party and presidential office said Monday....

 2022-08-01 09:12 

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CJ CheilJedang investing $210 million in expansion in Brazil...

CJ CheilJedang will invest an $210 million to expand manufacturing facilities at its amino acid plant in Brazil....

 2022-08-01 09:12 

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Covid infections on the wane, but critical numbers rise...

Critically ill Covid patients continued to climb even as new infections fell below 50,000, health authorities said Monday....

 2022-08-01 08:15 

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Busan school's donations to Haiti have taken the long route...

After almost a year of frustration, a school in Busan is finally sending donations to victims of the earthquake in Haiti last August....

 2022-08-01 08:15 

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SK geo centric breaks ground on high-purity semiconductor cleaner production plant...

SK geo centric, SK Innovation's wholly owned chemical subsidiary, broke ground in Ulsan for a high-purity semiconductor cleaner production plant on Monday....

 2022-08-01 08:15 

Korea Joongang Daily

Actor Kim Hee-sun to return to silver screen next year in 'Sweet'...

Actor Kim Hee-sun will return to the silver screen for the first time in 19 years through the film "Sweet," said distribution company Mindmark on Monday. According to Mindmark, the filming for "Sweet" (translated) recently began. The star-...

 2022-08-01 08:15 

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[CRITICALLY SPEAKING: K-POP] Girl groups live in fear of anti-feminist backlash...

K-pop is tough, but it may be even tougher for girl groups. The rise of feminism in Korean society, ironically, is making it harder for the girl group members because they have to take extra care so as not to cross their male fans, according to ......

 2022-08-01 08:15 

Korea Joongang Daily

PPP lawmakers declare party emergency...

At a lawmakers' meeting of the People Power Party (PPP) on Monday, the party decided to define its current situation as an emergency, declaring that it would revert to its emergency response committee system....

 2022-08-01 08:15 

Korea Joongang Daily

Lee Seung-woo could move to Hearts on a three-year deal: Reports...

Scottish Premiership club Heart of Midlothian are looking to sign Suwon FC striker Lee Seung-woo on a three-year deal, according to reports Sunday....

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