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  1. Airlines Begin Promotions for Year-End HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | Chosun Ilbo

    Airlines are offering various discounts and promotions ahead of Christmas and the New Year holiday. Jeju Air is selling discounted tickets for flights from Incheon to Hanoi and Danang departing from Dec. 21 to Feb. 29. The sale started on Monday and will continue until Dec. 31. They are available through the airline's website and mobile app from W173,000 for a one-way trip .


  2. Moderate earthquake hits southwestern KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | Korea Herald

    A magnitude-3.5 quake jolted South Korea's southwest on Tuesday, officials said, but there were no immediate reports of damage. The predawn quake hit Iksan, some 250 kilometers south of Seoul, and was also felt in Seoul and the second-largest city of Busan, according to the Gwangju Regional Meteorological Administration.


  3. Japan, South Korea, China meet to discuss culture ahead of multiple Olympic GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2015 | The Japan Times

    Trilateral talks on the subject of culture were held between representatives of Japan, China and South Korea in the Chinese city of Qingdao on Sunday, with all three nations agreeing on an action plan for cultural exchanges. Hiroyuki Yoshiie, Japan's senior vice minister for education, culture, sports, science and technology, met with Luo Shugang and Kim Jong-deok, the respective culture ministers of China and South Korea, and discussed matters surrounding the upcoming Olympic Games in the three countries: The Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea, Tokyo's 2020 Summer Olympics and Beijing's 2022 Winter Games.


  4. Budget Airlines Bolster FleetsRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2015 | Chosun Ilbo

    Budget carrier Jeju Air added a Boeing 737-800 to its fleet of aircraft last week, raising the total number of passenger planes to 22. Jeju Air now ranks at the top among low-cost carriers here in terms of the size of its fleet. Rival Jin Air, an affiliate of Korean Air, also brought in a Boeing 777-200ER last week and raised the total number of its passenger planes to 19. Industry data show that the total number of passenger planes operated by budget carriers rose 32 percent as of this month compared to 82 last year.


  5. Towards breed formation by island model divergence in Korean cattleRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2015 | BioMed Central

    The main cattle breed in Korea is the brown Hanwoo, which has been under artificial selection within a national breeding program for several decades. Varieties of the Hanwoo known as Jeju Black and Chikso were not included in the breeding program and remained isolated from the effects of recent artificial selection advancements.


  6. Korea approves foreign for-profit hospital on Jeju IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Korea Herald

    South Korea's government on Friday gave approval for the opening of a foreign-owned for-profit hospital on Jeju Island, which can lead to diversification in the country's medical service sector. According to the Ministry of Health and Welfare, it approved the request made by the Jeju Special Self-Governing Province for the establishment of the Greenland International Hospital.


  7. Sazali To Clarify Issue Of Alleged Failed Dope Test Next WeekRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2015 | Malaysian National News Agency

    KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 16 -- 'Mr Universe' Sazali Samad who has been alleged to have failed a dope test said he would clarify the issue next week. Sazali, winner of 10 'Mr Universe' titles, attended a hearing on the doping issue held by the Malaysian Body Building Federation's Disciplinary Committee at the Desa Tasik Sports Complex in Sungai Besi this morning.


  8. [Editorial] Jejudo and SydneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | Korea Herald

    Land and apartment prices on Jejudo Island have shot up in the wake of active Chinese investments in the nation's smallest province over the past few years. The island, with an area of about 1,850 square kilometers, is similar in size to Hongcheon-gun - one of the 11 major districts in Gangwon Province.


  9. North Korea prison camps need closer monitoring, analyst saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | UPI

    Detainees at North Korea's largest political prison camp could be deployed at Punggye-ri nuclear test site, but more monitoring is needed, a U.S. analyst said. North Korea defense expert Joseph Bermudez said in a report issued jointly by the Committee for Human Rights in North Korea in Washington, D.C., and AllSource Analysis, that closer scrutiny is needed to determine whether or not prisoners are being forced to work at North Korea's nuclear test site.


  10. 40 victims of Kanto Earthquake identified by Korean governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | English Dong-A

    DECEMBER 16, 2015 08:18. . The Korean government has officially identified 40 Korean after verifying the list of Korean victims from the Great Kanto Earthquake in 1923, during which a massive genocide on the people of Joseon took place under the Japanese colonial rule in Korea.


  11. The importance of keeping a manual in case of emergencyRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2015 | English Dong-A

    The importance of keeping a manual in case of emergency . DECEMBER 15, 2015 07:59.


  12. USFK Relocation Delayed Till End-2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2015 | Chosun Ilbo

    The epic relocation of U.S. Forces Korea headquarters from Yongsan in Seoul to Pyeongtaek will not be completed by the 2016 deadline. Korea and the U.S. decided last Thursday to face the reality, which announced to the press by Kim Kie-soo, who heads the project on the Korean side, and Lt.


  13. Can a Green Asia Lead the World?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Switched

    China is worried about climate change. The largest emitter of carbon in the world, producing nearly twice as much as the number two United States, is looking at a future of flooded coastal cities, creeping deserts in the north, and water shortages throughout the country.


  14. Small regional jets to take off next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Korea Herald

    Fifty-seat regional jets are set to take to the skies here from the first half of 2016, shortening travel times while offering fares on par with bullet train tickets. Korea Express Air employees mark the delivery of the ERJ-145 passenger jet, produced by Brazilian aircraft maker Embraer, at Yangyang International Airport in Gangwon Province.


  15. Convention: Let Korean Rotarians show you their countryRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2015 | Rotarian

    The summer before I got married, my parents suggested taking a bus tour of Korea as a last family hurrah. My sisters and I agreed, reluctantly.


  16. Park calls for efforts for launch of new...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Korea Herald

    South Korean President Park Geun-hye has called for global efforts to launch a new deal on combating climate change, saying there is no time for hesitation as the concentration of carbon dioxide in the Earth's atmosphere has reached record levels. "We must marshal the collective will and capacities of the entire world and make absolutely sure that this Climate Change Conference gives birth to a new climate regime," Park said Monday in a speech at the leaders' event of a crucial U.N. conference on climate change in Paris.


  17. 16:10 Jeju Judo Grand Prix 2015 completes at weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | AkiPress

    The Jeju Judo Grand Prix 2015, final grand prix of the year, took place on November 26-28 on Jeju Island, South Korea. The tournament started with Mongolia's Ganbat Boldbaatar loosing final fight in men's 60-kg weight category to Kim Win Jin and reaching silver medal on November 26. The same day, his team co-member Mnkbaatar Bundmaa won the 7th place in women's 52-kg event.


  18. Navy set to unveil new base on Jeju, maritime choke point for N. KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2015 | Korea Herald

    Concluding two decades of preparations and controversies, the Navy is set to unveil a new naval base on the southern resort island of Jeju, where it could launch warships against North Korea's potential provocations in a dramatically shortened amount of time. The construction work for the Jeju civil-military sea port base, spanning nearly 500,000 square meters with docks running some 5 kilometers in the direction of the East China Sea, is 96 percent complete as of late November, according to Capt.


  19. 17:37 Mongolian judoka wins silver medal at Jeju Judo Grand PrixRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2015 | AkiPress

    The Jeju Judo Grand Prix 2015, which has started today in South Korea, has already brought first medal for Mongolian sportspeople...


  20. Budget Carriers Snap Up Short-Haul Int'l RoutesRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2015 | Chosun Ilbo

    Low-cost carriers are taking on full-service airlines for short-haul international routes Budget carriers already control 51 percent of domestic routes and now fly more than 35 percent of passengers between Korea and Japan, up from only about 10 percent back in 2011. The number of low-cost flights between Korea and Japan increased from 11 in 2011 to 28 in November this year.