Ch'ungch'Ong-Namdo, South Korea Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. North Korea Fast FactsRead the original story

    Dec 25, 2017 | WICU12 Erie

    Here's some background information about the Democratic People's Republic of Korea , also called North Korea. It borders China, Russia and South Korea.


  2. S. Korea confirms highly pathogenic AI at another duck farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2017 | Korea Herald

    The South Korean government on Saturday confirmed an outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza at a local duck farm, raising the total number of contaminated farms to four throughout the country. The H5N6 bird flu was discovered on the farm with 29,000 ducks in Jeongeup, 260 kilometers south of Seoul, according to the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs.


  3. Predictive Value of Pulse Pressure in Acute Ischemic Stroke for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2017 | Circulation

    From the Department of Neurology, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Seongnam, Korea ; Department of Neurology, Chonnam National University Hospital, Gwangju, Korea ; Department of Neurology, Chungbuk National University Hospital, Cheongju, Korea ; Department of Neurology, Dong-A University Hospital, Busan, Korea ; Department of Neurology, Dongguk University Ilsan Hospital, Goyang, Korea ; Department of Neurology, Eulji General Hospital, Eulji University, Seoul, Korea ; Department of Neurology, Eulji University Hospital, Daejeon, Korea ; Department of Neurology, Hallym University Sacred Heart Hospital, Anyang, Korea ; Department of Neurology, Inje University Ilsan Paik Hospital, Goyang, Korea ; Department of Neurology, Jeju National University Hospital, Korea ; Department of Neurology, Keimyung University Dongsan Medical Center, Daegu, Korea ; Department of Neurology, Seoul ... (more)


  4. China Bans South Korean Tour Groups, Say Travel AgenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | Bloomberg

    Tour agencies in China's Shandong province said they received notification from the government of a ban on group trips to South Korea, in a further signal that Beijing isn't adopting a fast approach to restoring normal ties with Seoul. A Shandong branch of China International Travel Service said it received notice that no tour groups to South Korea will be allowed beginning Jan. 1, while Shandong China Travel Service also said it can no longer organize trips.


  5. Stelios Kouloglou: Why Travel Bans Don't WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | OpEdNews

    Two months ago, I was invited to address the European Parliament on national security whistleblower issues. The invitation came from Stelios Kouloglou, a Greek member of the European Parliament and a member of Greece's governing Syriza party.


  6. Bitcoin and the Value of Financial FreedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | Bloomberg

    Investors' frenzied pursuit of bitcoin has bared the flaws of cryptocurrencies, but also highlighted their main value proposition: independence from regulated, mainstream, established systems. At the beginning of 2017, bitcoin was still worth less than $1,000 and all the quaint, confused expectations about the cryptocurrency were still intact: It would, as Satoshi Nakamoto wrote in his manifesto , make financial transactions cheap, fast and secure without requiring people to give up too much information.


  7. North Korea Bans Alcohol, Singing on ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | News Max

    South Korea's National Intelligence Service first reported that North Korea "has devised a system whereby party organs report people's economic hardships on a daily basis, and it has banned any gatherings related to drinking, singing and other entertainment and is strengthening control of outside information." In 2016, North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un banned the small number of Christians in the nation from celebrating Christmas.


  8. Myanmar Bans Special UN Envoy from Visiting CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | Voice of America

    Myanmar Ambassador to the United Nations, Hau Do Suan, left, speaks to members of his delegation during a General Assembly's human rights committee meeting, Nov. 16, 2017 at United Nations headquarters. The United Nation's special human rights envoy to Myanmar says the government is barring her from visiting the country to assess the current situation in the East Asian nation.


  9. Merchant ships accused of North Korea sanctions violations may face UN banRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2017 | Fox News

    The U.N. Security Council is scheduled to vote Thursday on whether to blacklist 10 merchant ships accused of transporting banned items from North Korea -- in violation of sanctions imposed against the rogue nation in September. If the council reaches a unanimous decision, countries would have to ban the vessels from entering their ports, Reuters reported .


  10. South Korean Inbound Travel Agency Says China Bans Group Tours to SouthRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2017 | US News & World Report

    China has resumed its ban on group tours into South Korea, South Korea's inbound travel agency said on Wednesday, an issue that erupted last year as part of China's retaliation over the South's deployment of a U.S. anti-missile system. "I was told from my boss this morning that our Chinese partners said they won't send group tourists to South Korea as of January," the official from Naeil Tour Agency told Reuters by phone.


  11. Winter beaches in South Chungcheong greet touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2017 | English Dong-A

    Winter beaches in South Chungcheong greet tourists. December. 19, 2017 08:32. by Ki-Jin Lee


  12. Humanoid robot Hubo joins Olympic torch relay, bashes through a wall on the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2017 | Digital Trends

    Robots were the stars of the show during day 41 of the Olympic torch relay in Daejeon, as a robot created by the Korean Advanced Institute of Science and Technology carried the torch for a leg of the journey "without fear of cold or even being out there in his birthday suit," as seen in the above video from Apirang News. Even more impressive, Hubo took time out from his duties to cut through a brick wall while still holding the torch aloft.


  13. Robots carry the Olympic torch in South KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2017 |

    SINGAPORE: Special guests made an appearance at the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Torch Relay in Daejeon, South Korea on Tuesday . Two robots, HUBO and FX-2, were made torchbearers for the day, showcasing "some of Korea's best technological innovations".


  14. FDA Bans Products From Korean Company That Handled Manufacturing Over the PhoneRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2017 | American Society for Quality

    Another South Korean drug company has run afoul of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration after inspectors determined it had no quality checks in place and was handling manufacturing decisions with its contractor by phone. The FDA has already banned all products from OTC drugmaker Seindni Co.


  15. Bureaucratic drag dents Japan's nuclear scienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | Nature

    When an earthquake struck the JRR-3 nuclear research reactor in Tokai, Japan, in March 2011, the damage was light. Researchers there expected they would be back at work in six months.


  16. China should cut oil exports to North Korea by half: Ban Ki-moonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2017 | South China Morning Post

    China must urgently consider cutting its oil exports to North Korea by at least half to force the isolated regime to "change course" on its nuclear and ballistic missiles programmes, the former secretary general of the United Nations, Ban Ki-moon, has said. Ban's comments in an exclusive interview with This Week in Asia echoed US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who on Tuesday said further unilateral Chinese oil sanctions which would go beyond those mandated by current UN resolutions were the surest way to force Pyongyang to the negotiating table.


  17. How the U.S. Could Provoke a New Korean WarRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2017 | Common Dreams

    Even a cursory glance at American history, writes Fattig, "shows that the country has mastered of the art of taking actions that simultaneously provoke conflict while allowing the United States to claim the role of the aggrieved party." In April 2002, about a year before the invasion of Iraq, then-president George W. Bush told a group of assembled reporters that Saddam Hussein had to go.


  18. High-efficiency generation of induced pluripotent stem cells from...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2017 | BioMed Central

    Sagunja-Tang is a traditional herbal formula in Korean medicine that is used to treat anti-metabolic syndrome, and has antioxidant activity. In this study, we evaluated the effects of SGT-4 on the formation efficiency of induced pluripotent stem cells from human foreskin fibroblasts by four reprogramming transcription factors: Oct4, Sox2, KIf4, and c-Myc .


  19. Picture that shows Kim Jong-un may be about to carry out mass-executionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | Metro UK News

    Kim Jong-un has been pictured at the top of a mountain he has previously climbed before executing top officials. Newly-released pictures show he went to Mount Paektu on Friday, a mountain that is seen a mystical and is a place where he goes to make important decisions.


  20. Three More Russian Athletes Appeal Lifetime Bans From Olympics For DopingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | Weekday Magazine

    Three more Russian athletes are appealing lifetime bans from the Olympics that were imposed in connection with doping practices uncovered at the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, the Court of Arbitration for Sport said on December 11. Twenty-two Russian athletes previously have announced their intention to appeal sanctions imposed by the International Olympic Committee, including double Olympic bobsleigh champion Aleksandr Zubkov, skeleton gold-medalist Aleksandr Tretiakov, and cross-country ski gold-medalist Aleksandr Legkov. The Switzerland-based arbitration court said a procedure has been opened for each athlete.