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S. Korea NSC Discusses Measures Over Risk Of Russia-Ukraine Conflict #Korea #discusses

Seoul, Jan 26 : South Korea’s presidential National Security Council (NSC) has discussed the ongoing tensions between Russia and Ukraine, including how the crisis will affect the country’s economy and...

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S. Korea, UAE Hold High-level Talks On Forming Joint Bidding Team For Nuclear Energy Projects #Korea #level

Seoul, Jan 26 : South Korea and the UAE held a high-level meeting on Wednesday and agreed to establish a joint bidding team for nuclear energy projects in third-party countries,...

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S. Korea Lawmaker Gets Jail Term For Election Law Violation #Korea #lawmaker

Seoul, Jan 26 : An appellate court on Wednesday upheld a suspended jail term for independent lawmaker Lee Sang-jik charged with election law violations, a sentence heavy enough to cost...

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S. Korea Confirms Highly Pathogenic Bird Flu Case #Korea #confirms

Seoul, Jan 26 : South Korea reported another case of highly pathogenic avian influenza at a duck farm on Wednesday, bringing the total number of cases in poultry to 26...

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Samsung’s Chip Plant Returns To Normal As China Lifts Lockdown #Samsungs #chip

Seoul, Jan 26 : Samsung Electronics on Wednesday said its chipmaking facility in the Chinese city of Xi’an has returned to normal as the city has lifted a lockdown. The...

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S.Korea’s Foreign Currency Trading Hits Record High In 2021 #SKoreas #eign

Seoul, Jan 26 : South Korea’s foreign currency trading hit a record high last year owing to the expanded trade and increased investment in securities, central bank data showed on...

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S.Korea’s Daily Covid Cases Hit Record High At 13,012 #SKoreas #Covid

Seoul, Jan 26 : South Korea’s daily number of new Covid-19 cases has hit a new record high due to the spread of the Omicron variant of the virus, the...

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Samsung Galaxy Unpacked S22 Event Set For Feb 9 #Samsung #Galaxy

Seoul, Jan 26 : Samsung has officially announced the next Galaxy Unpacked will take place on February 9. According to Samsung, the company will set an epic new standard for...

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LG Energy Solution, GM To Build $2.1 Bn Battery Factory In US #Energy #build

Seoul, Jan 25 : South Korean battery maker LG Energy Solution Ltd said on Tuesday that it would spend $2.1 billion together with General Motors (GM) to build another electric...

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LG To Launch Upgradable Appliances For Enhanced User Experience #upgradable #enhanced

Seoul, Jan 25 : LG Electronics on Tuesday said it will roll out upgradable home appliances to better serve consumers’ varying needs, in what it said could be a major...

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Revised Law On Special Support For Afghan Evacuees Takes Effect In S.Korea #Afghan #evacuees

Seoul, Jan 25 : A revised law on foreign residents in South Korea took effect on Tuesday, granting Afghan evacuees administrative and financial support on par with recognised refugees, the...

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N.Korea Fires 2 Apparent Cruise Missiles: Seoul #NKorea #cruise

Seoul, Jan 25 : North Korea seems to have test-fired at least two cruise missiles from an inland area, in what would be Pyongyang’s fifth known round of missile launches...

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No Signs Of N.Korea Trying To Restore Underground Tunnels At Nuke Site #NKorea #restore

Seoul, Jan 25 : South Korea has not detected any signs of North Korea trying to restore underground tunnels at its purportedly demolished Punggye-ri nuclear test site despite indications of...

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S.Korea’s Population Mobility Falls By Most In 9 Yrs #SKoreas #mobility

Seoul, Jan 25 : The number of South Koreans who moved to different residences in the country declined by the most in nine years last year amid fewer housing transactions,...

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S.Korea’s Economy Grows To Highest In 11 Years #SKoreas #economy

Seoul, Jan 25 : South Korea’s economy is estimated to have grown 4 per cent in 2021, marking the highest growth rate in 11 years, central bank data showed on...

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LG To Unveil Life-size Self-driving Concept Car #size #concept

Seoul, Jan 24 : LG Electronics said on Monday that it will show off the real-life version of its futuristic self-driving vehicle next month. The LG Omnipod, a mobility concept...

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S.Korean President’s Approval Rating Rises To 41%: Poll #SKorean #approval

Seoul, Jan 24 : South Korean President Moon Jae-in’s approval rating rose 0.7 percentage points to 41 per cent last week, a weekly survey showed on Monday. The negative assessment...

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Bill Calling For Dog Meat Consumption Ban Proposed At Seoul City Council #meat #Seoul

Seoul, Jan 24 : A member of Seoul’s municipal council has proposed an ordinance bill calling for the Mayor to draw up a long-term plan to ban dog meat consumption...

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S.Koreans Urged To Refrain From Travelling During Lunar New Year #SKoreans #urged

Seoul, Jan 24 : South Korean Prime Minister Kim Boo-kyum on Monday asked people to refrain from travelling during the Lunar New Year holiday, as the highly transmissible Omicron variant...

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169 Sinkholes Formed In Seoul Over Past 7 Yrs #sinkholes #Seoul

Seoul, Jan 24 : A total of 169 sinkholes formed in Seoul over the past seven years, amid a recent spate of cases of land subsidence on roads and other...

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S.Korean Military To Bolster Coronavirus Testing Capacity #SKorean #military

Seoul, Jan 24 : South Korea’s military plans to beef up its Covid-19 testing capacity amid the emergence of the omicron variant as the dominant strain in the country, the...

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Galaxy S22 European Price Revealed Ahead Of Launch #Galaxy #European

Seoul, Jan 24 : Samsung is planning to launch its next premium flagship S22 series, the Galaxy S22, Galaxy S22+ as well as the Galaxy S22 Ultra next month and...

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S.Korean Central Bank Completes 1st Phase Of Mock Test Of Digital Currency #SKorean #central

Seoul, Jan 24 : The Bank of Korea (BOK) said on Monday that it has successfully completed its first phase of a two-step mock test of the feasibility of a...

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Number Of Discouraged Workers In S.Korea Hits New High #Number #discouraged

Seoul, Jan 24 : The number of discouraged workers in South Korea touched a fresh all-time high in 2021 due to a weak job market amid the prolonged Covid-19 pandemic,...

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Seoul Closely Monitoring N.Korea’s Nuke, Missile Activities #Seoul #closely

Seoul, Jan 24 : South Korea’s Unification Ministry said on Monday that it is closely monitoring North Korea’s nuclear and missile activities after Pyongyang hinted last week at lifting its...

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Exports In S.Korea’s Free Trade Zones Hit All-time High #SKoreas #trade

Seoul, Jan 23 : Exports by companies in South Korea’s free trade zones grew 89.6 per cent on-year to hit an all-time high last year, the Ministry of Trade, Industry...

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S.Korea To Restore Gateway Of Ancient Egyptian Temple #SKorea #restore

Seoul, Jan 23 : South Korea said on Sunday that it has signed a deal with Egypt to dismantle and restore the gateway of an ancient temple in the city...

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S.Korea Culls Chickens Over Bird Flu Outbreaks #SKorea #culls

Seoul, Jan 23 : South Korean quarantine officials began culling about 427,000 chickens on Sunday as a precautionary measure after the outbreaks of the H5N1 avian influenza virus or bird...

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On K-pop Popularity, S.Korean Exports Of Red Pepper Paste Surge 63% #popularity #SKorean

Seoul, Jan 23 : South Korean exports of red pepper paste soared nearly 63 per cent in the past four years thanks to the global popularity of Korean pop (K-pop)...

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S.Korea’s Air Traffic Rose 10.8% In 2021 #SKoreas #rose

Seoul, Jan 23 : South Korea’s air traffic rose 10.8 per cent last year on increased domestic flights but international travel continued to falter amid the Covid-19 pandemic, data showed...

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Iran Pays Delinquent UN Membership Fee With Funds Frozen In S.Korea #Iran #pays

Seoul, Jan 23 : Iran has paid its dues to the UN with the country’s funds frozen in South Korea in a move to immediately restore its voting power, Seoul’s...

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Expert RAW App For Galaxy S21 Ultra Updated With New Features #Galaxy #Ultra

Seoul, Jan 22 : Samsung has started adding Pro Mode support for the Galaxy S21 Ultra’s dedicated telephoto camera via a new “Expert RAW” app. According to 9To5Google, the Expert...

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Samsung Galaxy A23 May Come With 50MP SK Hynix Lens #Samsung #Galaxy

Seoul, Jan 22 : South Korean tech giant Samsung is likely to feature a 50MP camera from SK Hynix in its upcoming smartphone — Galaxy A23. The 50MP sensor on...

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S.Korean Prez Returns After 3-nation Trip #SKorean #Prez

Seoul, Jan 22 : South Korean President Moon Jae-in returned home on Saturday from a three-nation trip to the Middle East, where bolstering economic and defence cooperation was high on...

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Japanese Embassy In Seoul Returns Moon’s New Year Gift Over Image Box #Japanese #Embassy

Seoul, Jan 22 : The Japanese Embassy in Seoul has refused to accept President Moon Jae-in’s Lunar New Year gift, claiming the gift’s box bears an image of South Korea’s...

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Thousands Of Monks Rally In Seoul Against Prez’s ‘anti-Buddhist Bias’ #Thousands #monks

Seoul, Jan 21 : Thousands of Buddhist monks held a rally in Seoul on Friday, demanding President Moon Jae-in to apologise for what they called the government’s “anti-Buddhist bias” after...

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US, 7 Other Nations Urge Full Implementation Of N.Korea Sanctions #NKorea #Jan

Seoul, Jan 21 : The US and seven other members of the UN Security Council (UNSC) have urged the full implementation of sanctions on North Korea. Thursday’s call came after...

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‘Squid Game’ Will Get A Second Season #Squid #Game

Seoul, Jan 21 : The popular Korean survival drama ‘Squid Game’ will be getting a Season 2, co-CEO and chief content officer Ted Sarandos has confirmed. On Netflix’s fourth quarter...

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Samsung Confirms February Unpacked Event For Galaxy S22 #Samsung #confirms

Seoul, Jan 21 : Samsung on Friday finally confirmed its long-rumoured February Samsung Galaxy Unpacked event, its first major hardware launch event of 2022. The smartphone maker plans to unveil...

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Galaxy S22 Exynos Variants May Launch In Few Regions #Galaxy #Exynos

Seoul, Jan 21 : Samsung will be shipping the upcoming Galaxy S22 series in two SoC variants namely the Exynos 2200 as well as the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 and...

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‘S.Korea To Lower Age Of Eligibility For Covid Treatment Pills From 65 To 60’ #SKorea #eligibility

Seoul, Jan 21 : The government will lower the age of eligibility for Covid-19 treatment pills from 65 to 60 to better contain the spread of the omicron variant, Prime...

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S.Korea Reports 6,769 New Covid Cases Amid Omicron Woes #SKorea #Covid

Seoul, Jan 21 : South Korea’s daily coronavirus cases stayed over 6,000 for a second straight day on Friday amid concerns over the spread of the omicron variant ahead of...

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Military Service By BTS Back As S. Korean Poll Campaign Issue #Military #Korean

Seoul, Jan 20 : Lee Jae-myung, presidential candidate of South Korea’s ruling Liberal Democratic Party, again voiced his scepticism on Thursday over whether to grant special favours to K-pop superstar...

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