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Local news for Incheon, South Korea continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

19 hrs ago | Marine News

Pskov Gas Carrier Construction Nears Completion

On August 25, 2014, the naming ceremony for the Pskov high-tech liquefied natural gas carrier was held at the South Korean shipyard STX Offshore & Shipbuilding.

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21 hrs ago | Korea Herald

Incheon island may host landfill for Seoul area

An island in Ongjin-gun county, Incheon, is being mentioned as a strong candidate for the next landfill to take waste from Seoul, Incheon and Gyeonggi Province.

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22 hrs ago | ABC News

Seoul: Trains, Fast Cell Service, Palaces and Food

South Korea's hyper-efficient capital doesn't immediately spring to mind when you think of exotic Asian destinations.

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Yesterday | Korea Herald

Asian Games athletes' village opens

Organizers of the upcoming Asian Games in Incheon opened their athletes' village for the first time on Tuesday, allowing a sneak peek into newly constructed facilities that will accommodate some 14,500 athletes and officials during the competition.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Bangkok Post

NCPO lukewarm to AoT's urban centre...

The multibillion-baht scheme proposed by Airports of Thailand Plc to turn parts of its airports into urban centres has met with a tepid response from the National Council for Peace and Order The junta regards the project, known as Airport City, as a real estate development venture that may distract AoT from its core mission of running airports.

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Korea Herald

[Editorial] Keeping competitive

Incheon International Airport won the 2014 Airport Service Quality Award from Airports Council International in May for the ninth consecutive year.

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ProSoundWeb

Renkus-Heinz System For New Korean Venue

In late fall of 2014, South Korea will host the XVII Asian Games in and around Incheon, located near to the country's capital, Seoul.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Ashes to beads: South Koreans honour the dead in new way

The concept of cremation has taken another turn in South Korea, as some people are now turning the ashes of their loved ones into beads.

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Chosun Ilbo

Budget Carriers Expand Overseas Flights by 30%

Budget carriers are expanding overseas, increasing the number of flights by 30 percent on-year.

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Korea Herald

Number of foreign offenders tops 140,000 amid lack of specialized police staff

The number of foreign criminals in South Korea has exceeded the 140,000 mark over the past six years amid a lack of specialized police officers, a lawmaker said Monday.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Chosun Ilbo

N.Korea Reduces Delegation for Asian Games

North Korea has informed South Korea that it wants to send a 273-strong contingent to the Asian Games in Incheon next month.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Nepalnews.com

Nepali boxers aim for medals at the Asiad

Ten Nepali boxers are currently being given intensive training as they prepare for the upcoming 17th Asian Games to be held in Incheon, South Korea, from September 19 - October 4. Nepal's ace boxers believe they have a shot this time.Two of those under training are women -- Minu Gurung and Saraswati Ranamagar.

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Korea Herald

[Weekender] Island looks for hope after ferry disaster

As a successful businessman who owns a wedding hall and a photo studio, Cho Jae-yong, 37, is a motivated and a respected Jindo resident, who has built a thriving business based on his diligence and a strong human network.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Chosun Ilbo

N.Korea Selects Hundreds of Cheerleaders for Asiad

North Korea has selected even more cheerleaders to be sent to Incheon for the Asian Games opening on Sept.

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Korea Herald

Three lawmakers detained on bribe charges

The courts in Seoul and Incheon on Thursday issued arrest warrants for three incumbent lawmakers, who have been on suspicion of taking kickbacks, to take them into custody.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

North Korea official praises Kim's projects in rare South Korea visit

A senior North Korean sporting official heaped praise on Wednesday on leisure projects promoted by leader Kim Jong-un as a delegation from the North paid a rare visit to South Korea.

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PR-inside.com

Korea Airport Service Co., Ltd. (5430) - Company Profile and SWOT...

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5% increase in passenger traffic in first half of 2014 recorded.

Passenger traffic growth slowed down for the month of June 2014, Asia-Pacific airports recorded a year-on-year increase of +3.3% while airports in the Middle East posted an increase of +4.4%.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Chosun Ilbo

Expats Petition Against Asiana Flight Suspension

Seven organizations representing Koreans in the U.S. have petitioned Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport Suh Seoung-hwan to let Asiana Airlines off flight suspensions over the San Francisco crash in July last year.

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English Dong-A

Education ministry mulls disciplinary actions against KTU staff

Education ministry mulls disciplinary actions against KTU staff . AUGUST 20, 2014 05:03.

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