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  1. A Korean has been elected to head the International Maritime Organization, the first time si...Read the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Korea Herald

    A Korean has been elected to head the International Maritime Organization, the first time since Korea joined the U.N. organization in 1962. Lim Ki-tack, president of the Busan Port Authority, will lead the IMO starting January 2016.

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  2. Aqualis Offshore to open South Korea officeRead the original story

    1 hr ago | World Oil

    Offshore marine and engineering consultancy Aqualis Offshore is to open an office in Busan, South Korea, following increased demand for the company's services. "Over the past few months, we have received an increasing number of work requests from oil services companies, rig operators and the numerous offshore construction yards in South Korea.

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  3. Former S.Korean PM prosecuted for bribery chargeRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Former South Korea n Prime Minister Lee Wan-koo was prosecuted Thursday for bribery charge that had led him to resign as the country's second-highest administrative post. Lee, who stepped down on April 27, was charged with receiving illegal political funds along with Hong Joon-pyo, governor of South Gyeongsang Province, the prosecution office said in a press release.

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  4. Now Available: Dongsung Chemical Co., Ltd. (005190) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis ReviewRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    ... of the process size equipment and enhancement of productivity. Dongsung Chemical is headquartered in Busan, South Korea. Full Report Details at - .. This comprehensive SWOT profile of ...

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  5. Jeonbuk coach Lee gets 200th win in KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Jeonbuk coach Choi Kang-hee picked up his 200th career K League win on Wednesday after a double from veteran striker Lee Dong-guk gave the South Korean leaders a 2-1 win over Busan. South Korea's national soccer team manager Choi Kang-Hee attends a media conference at a hotel in Marlow, southern England February 5, 2013.

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  6. Another dog meat 'festival' approaching in Korea: help stop this slaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    The Yulin dog meat festival has just passed, and now Korea is gearing up for Sambok/Boknal which means "three dog meat eating days." This slaughter is another "tradition" that concocts some excuse to eat dog and cat meat.

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  7. Busan eFM runs third annual expat DJ contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Korea Herald

    Busan eFM will hold its third annual expat DJ Contest this year, with the final to be held at a beach dance party. A preliminary online round is open until Sunday for contestants to submit a 7-10 minute YouTube audition video.

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  8. [Newsmaker] Busan port chief to head U.N. maritime bodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Korea Herald

    Since Ban Ki-moon was first named new secretary-general of the United Nations in 2006, South Korea has waited for another Korean global leader to be named. Nine years later, the president of Busan Port Authority, Lim Ki-tack, has been elected to head the United Nations maritime body.

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  9. KT offers affordable Wi-Fi service for foreign visitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Korea Herald

    Aiming to increase convenience for foreign visitors, South Korea's leading mobile carrier KT has been offering rental services for smartphones and portable batteries. Among those is KT's Wi-Fi router rental service for foreign visitors who want unlimited access to Wi-Fi networks during their stay.

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  10. A Guide To Summer 2015's Outdoor Film ScreeningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Londonist

    Between getting your Pretty Woman on at Pillow Cinema and pulling that Labyrinth costume out again for a rooftop screening, it's sometimes hard to see the wood for the screens. So, lucky for you, YPlan are here to guide you through the myriad of cinematic madness that is London's summer al fresco film season.

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  11. for the Emperor Thrills on BlurayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    Coming to Bluray from director Park Sang-jun and Well Go USA Entertainment is a tale of loyalty when it is FOR THE EMPEROR. This film tells the story of Lee Hwan , a baseball player from Busan who is disgraced from the league because of a game fixing scandal.

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  12. Korea's Lim Ki-tack elected IMO Secretary-GeneralRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Arirang TV

    The decision was made after a fifth round of voting at the International Maritime Organization's headquarters in London. Lim Ki-tack, currently president of the Busan Port Authority in Korea was elected as the next Secretary-General of the UN body, responsible for improving maritime safety around the world.

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  13. South Korea exports down for sixth straight month in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    A container ship is docked in Busan Port in South Korea as the country's exports fell for a sixth straight month. Photo: EPA South Korean exports fell for a sixth straight month in June, ramping up pressure on policymakers as they scramble to inject billions of dollars worth of fresh stimulus into an economy reeling from a one-two punch of weak consumer spending and slack global demand.

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  14. S. Korean elected to head IMO for first ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Korea Herald

    A South Korean candidate was elected for the first time to head the United Nations maritime body, diplomatic sources said Wednesday, with his four-year term set to kick off in 2016. Lim Ki-tack, president of Busan Port Authority, which operates the port facilities in South Korea's second largest city, was elected to head the International Maritime Organization after five rounds of elections.

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  15. Mr. Ki-tack Lim (Republic of Korea) elected as IMO Secretary-GeneralRead the original story

    Tuesday | PressReleasePoint

    Mr. Ki-tack Lim has been elected as the Secretary-General of the International Maritime Organization , with effect from 1 January 2016, for an initial term of four years. The vote took place during the 114th session of the 40-Member strong IMO Council, which is meeting from 29 June to 3 July 2015.

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  16. Island removal aimed at boosting Busan transshipment productivityRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Journal of Commerce Online

    As part of Busan's larger effort to shore up its transshipment business amid fierce competition, the Korean government has announced plans to demolish an island to allow it to better handle mega-ships.

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  17. Korean elected to head IMO for first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Korea Herald

    In a historic event, a South Korean candidate was elected for the first time to head the U.N. maritime body, diplomatic sources said Tuesday. Lim Ki-tack, president of Busan Port Authority, which operates the port facilities in South Korea's second largest city, was elected to head the International Maritime Organization.

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  18. Demolishment of island aimed at boosting Busan transshipment productivityRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Journal of Commerce Online

    As part of Busan's larger effort to shore up its transshipment business amid fierce competition, the Korean government has announced plans to demolish an island to allow it to better handle mega-ships.

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  19. Ki-tack Lim Elected as IMO Secretary GeneralRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Marine News

    Ki-tack Lim from the Republic of Korea has been elected as the new Secretary General of the International Maritime Organization , with effect from January 1, 2016, for an initial term of four years, the IMO announced. The current president of Busan Port Authority, Lim has served as the Republic of Korea's Deputy Permanent Representative to IMO from 2006 to 2009 and was Chairman of the Sub-Committee on Flag State Implementation from 2002 to 2004.

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  20. Nassco Lays Keel for 2nd Apt Eco TankerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Marine News

    ... The ships were designed by DSEC, a subsidiary of Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) of Busan, South Korea. The design incorporates improved fuel efficiency concepts through several features, including a G-series MAN ME slow-speed main ...

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