Ch'ungch'Ong-Namdo, South Korea Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. The Dangers of Bringing North Korea to Its KneesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | Yahoo!

    Yielding under pressure would come at a huge cost , as North Korea would no longer be able be to play the role of a potentially suicidal nuclear madman to draw leverage from the international community. Pyongyang would lose its ability to blackmail neighbours and the United States as well as to control tensions on the Korean peninsula.

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  2. Parkinson's breakthrough: New disease-causing mechanism foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | Medical News Today

    A new study led by scientists in South Korea and Singapore "overturns three decades of consensus" on what causes Parkinson's disease symptoms. Broadly speaking, Parkinson's disease is known to be caused by insufficient levels of the neurotransmitter dopamine.

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  3. N. Korea estimated to have $2.79 trillion worth of mineral resourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2017 | Korea Herald

    North Korea has mineral resources potentially worth some 3,200 trillion won , whose development is dominated by Chinese firms, while South Korea is shut out due to sanctions, a report from a state agency said Sunday. The Korea Resources Corp., in a report submitted to Rep. Eoh Kiy-ku, said the estimated value of North Korea's untapped minerals as of the end of 2016 is 14 times more than 230 trillion won for South Korea.

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  4. Highways congested, airport packed with travelers for Chuseok holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2017 | Korea Herald

    On Sunday, the second day of the 10-day Chuseok holiday, expressways across the nation continued to become congested as more travelers hit the road. The expressway in Seoul is seen congested on Sunday, the second day of the 10-day Chuseok holiday period.

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  5. South Korea Bans Initial Coin OfferingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | Slashdot

    An anonymous reader quotes a report from Reuters: South Korea's financial regulator on Friday said it will ban raising money through all forms of virtual currencies , a move that follows similar restrictions in China on initial coin offerings. The Financial Services Commission said all kinds of initial coin offerings will be banned as trading of virtual currencies needs to be tightly controlled and monitored.

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  6. Cryptocurrencies Drop as South Korea Bans ICOs, Margin TradingRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2017 | The Washington Post

    The Financial Services Commission in Seoul said all forms of ICOs are prohibited in the country, including projects that share profits, rights, dividends, and other "coin-style" offerings, according to a statement. The commission also banned the practice of loaning funds to trade currencies including bitcoin and ethereum, according to an official who clarified the statement.

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  7. South Korea Bans Raising Money Through Initial Coin OfferingsRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2017 | US News & World Report

    South Korea's financial regulator on Friday said it will ban raising money through all forms of virtual currencies, a move that follows similar restrictions in China on initial coin offerings. The Financial Services Commission said all kinds of initial coin offerings will be banned as trading of virtual currencies needs to be tightly controlled and monitored.

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  8. 'OPCON transfer to make N.K. fear us more,' Moon saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | English Dong-A

    'OPCON transfer to make N.K. fear us more,' Moon says. September. 29, 2017 07:56.

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  9. Highlights for Children signs deal with Korean company to expand in AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    The Columbus-based publisher of the kids' magazine just signed a deal with Chung Chy, a global education company based in Daejeon, South Korea, to bring the "Highlights Library" of digital reading products to dozens of countries in Asia. "We've been in a relationship with Chung Chy for about three years," said Kent Johnson, CEO of Highlights for Children.

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  10. Ji Hun Song Named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who's WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | 24-7 Press Release

    Dr. Song is a certified ophthalmology specialist and an associate professor with the Ajou University School of Medicine in Suwon -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to name Ji Hun Song a Lifetime Achiever. An accomplished listee, Dr. Song celebrates many years' experience in his professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field.

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  11. North Korea doesn't want peace talks - it wants nuclear missiles and to bully the USRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    North Korea won't seriously engage in peace talks until it has satisfied itself with its missiles and nuclear warheads. Heated rhetoric from President Donald Trump pointed at North Korea has dominated news coverage and headlines for months now, but no tone or type of conversation can change the fact that North Korea doesn't want peace talks right now.

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  12. North Korea Fast FactsRead the original story

    Sep 26, 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.

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  13. Japan expresses concern over South Korea's 'comfort women' monument planRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | The Japan Times

    The government on Tuesday expressed concern over South Korea's plan to install a monument on the grounds of a national cemetery for "comfort women," who were forced to work in Japanese wartime military brothels before and during World War II. Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said doing so would run counter to the spirit of a 2015 agreement under which the nations said they had "finally and irreversibly" settled the dispute.

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  14. Comfort women monument not in breach of deal with Japan: SeoulRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | Korea Herald

    South Korea's plan to install a memorial monument for women sexually enslaved by the imperial Japanese army during World War II does not run counter to the country's 2015 agreement signed with Japan to settle the wartime atrocity issue, the foreign ministry said Tuesday. The stance came in response to Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga's criticism of the South Korean gender ministry's plan to build a memorial monument at the National Mang-Hyang Cemetery, a resting place in Cheonan, central South Korea, for Korean compatriots who died in foreign lands and World War II sex slaves, also known as "comfort women," within the year.

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  15. S. Korea's largest film studio opens doors to support HallyuRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | Korea Herald

    South Korea's largest film studio complex equipped with state-of-the-art facilities formally opened its doors for film and drama productions on Monday after two years of construction. The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, and its affiliate the Korea Creative Content Agency celebrated the opening of Studio Cube in a ceremony attended by central and local government officials led by Culture Minister Do Jong-whan and film industry figures.

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  16. NBC Fears Travel Ban Will 'Further Escalate' North Korea TensionsRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2017 | NewsBusters.org

    On Monday's NBC Today , co-host Matt Lauer worried that President Trump's new travel restrictions against North Korea "are only serving to further escalate tensions between the U.S. and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un." Correspondent Bill Neely warned: "No letup in the war of words....A show of force, more goading by the President, and a travel ban.

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  17. Chad Government Pushes Back on US Travel BanRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2017 | KAAL-TV Austin

    The Latest on President Donald Trump's travel ban : 12:25 p.m. Chad's government says it learned "with astonishment" of the decision by the U.S. government that its country is on a list whose nationals will be prohibited from entering the United States. A government statement Monday said the government expresses its incomprehension about the "official reasons for this decision; which contrasts with Chad's constant efforts and commitments in the fight against terrorism at regional and global levels."

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  18. Dance for all that lies aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2017 | Manila Bulletin

    This year 2017 marks Bayanihan 's 61st year. In 1956, Philippine Women's University board chair Dean Conrado Benitez, an ardent nationalist, hosted an anniversary of the Manila Rotary Club.

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  19. Agencies conclude North Korea quake was - natural', not nuclearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2017 | South China Morning Post

    After hours of uncertainty, Chinese and South Korean monitors concluded late on Saturday that seismic activity in North Korea was a natural event, and not a nuclear test. South Korea's weather agency reported a magnitude 3.4 earthquake in an area of North Korea where the country recently conducted a nuclear test, but assessed the seismic activity as natural.

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  20. U.S. bombers, fighters, fly near North Korean airspace in show of forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2017 | GlobalNews

    In this photo provided by South Korea Defense Ministry, U.S. Air Force B-1B bombers, F-35B stealth fighter jets and South Korean F-15K fighter jets fly over the Korean Peninsula during a joint drills, South Korea on Monday, Sept. 18, 2017.

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