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  1. Former UN chief Ban seen revving up preliminary campaign for presidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Korea Herald

    Former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon revved up what is seen as a preliminary presidential campaign over the weekend, moving to appeal to both conservatives and liberals through his mantra of national integration. On Sunday, Ban, a prominent presidential aspirant, is set to visit the Navy's 2nd Fleet Command in Pyeongtaek, 70 kilometers south of Seoul, where the wreckage of the ill-fated corvette Cheonan is on display -- a trip that observers say is intended to court security-conscious conservative voters.

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  2. King, Yokota hand each other first lossesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Stars and Stripes

    In the first of what could be several meetings between the current DODEA-Japan champions and the current DODEA-Japan regular-season leaders, Yokota's and E.J. King's boys each got half of what they wanted in a two-game weekend series. They took turns handing each other their first defeats of the season.

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  3. Ban Reiterates Presidential Ambitions, Calls For National IntegrationRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 12 | Malaysian National News Agency

    By Song Sang-ho INCHEON, Jan 13 -- Former United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Thursday reiterated his presidential ambitions, calling for joint efforts to bring together a nation suffering from a slew of economic, security and political challenges, South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported. During the speech he gave after his arrival at Incheon International Airport, west of Seoul, Ban fell short of declaring his presidential bid, but he stressed his resolve to work "for a change of politics, not for a change of government."

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  4. Former UN chief Ban departs for South KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 11 | Korea Herald

    Former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon left for South Korea on Wednesday after his 10-year service at the international organization, amid widespread expectations about his run for the country's president this year. During a meeting with reporters at John F. Kennedy International Airport, Ban said he is excited about his return home but also concerned about how to use his experience at the UN to help advance his home country.

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  5. Brokerage firms shifting to large, upscale branchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | Korea Herald

    South Korea's major securities companies are rushing to launch larger branches in Seoul in a bid to reduce costs and offer one-stop broader services. NH Investment & Securities Co., the No.

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  6. Wrexham's teenage 'Beethoven' wins prestigious piano competition for second year runningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | Flintshire Standard

    ... Kyu to support their son who began his lessons at the age of four and a half when the family lived in Daegu, South Korea. Elias, who is to perform a concert at Chetham's School of Music on January 20, hopes to build a career in music, ideally as a ...

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  7. A closer look at evacuation practice of U.S. civilians in KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 4 | English Dong-A

    A closer look at evacuation practice of U.S. civilians in Korea. January. 05, 2017 07:13.

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  8. US military rehearses plan to evacuate South Korea in the event of nuclear warRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 4 | Daily Mail

    Relatives of US servicemen have rehearsed plans to evacuate South Korea as fears over North Korea's nuclear weapons program continue to mount. Dependants of military personnel, and American civilians living in the East Asian nation, gathered recently at Yongsan Garrison in the capital Seoul to enact an emergency scenario should the North launch an attack.

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  9. Jeter my toughest rival - Fraser-PryceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 4 | The Gleaner

    ... Campbell-Brown, Kelly-Ann Baptiste of Trinidad and Tobago and Fraser-Pryce at the World Championships in Daegu, South Korea. She was second when Fraser-Pryce won her second Olympic gold medal in 2012 and won a third World bronze medal in 2013 ...

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  10. Prokaryotic Virus Orthologous Groups (pVOGs): a resource for...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 3 | Nucleic Acids Research

    Tel: +82 53 785 6112; Fax: +82 53 785 6109; Email: Present address: Min-Soo Kim, Department of Information and Communication Engineering, DGIST, 333, Techno Jungang Daero, Daegu, 42988, South Korea. Many infectious diseases are caused by viral infections, and in particular by RNA viruses such as MERS, Ebola and Zika.

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  11. Fan-based Comic World convention gains global tractionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 26 | Korea Herald

    Comics and cartoon strips used to be the domain of professionals. Today, fans have also taken up the sketchpad, flocking to fan-made art conventions with their favorite series as the template.

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  12. [Herald Interview] Globalization, new economic drives keys to Exco growth: CeoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 26 | Korea Herald

    In coping with the difficult business environment in the competitive meeting, incentive, travel, convention and exhibition industry, globalization cannot be emphasized more, said Kim Sang-wook, president and CEO of the Exhibition and Convention Center, also known as EXCO, the country's first regional exhibition center located in Daegu, North Gyeongsang Province. "Starting from 2017, we will cooperate more with global event organizers to attract international events, while promoting the global advancement of our original events that have international competitiveness," said Kim, who took the reins of EXCO in September.

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  13. Clinical Outcomes of Posterior Versus Anterior Circulation Infarction ...Read the original story

    Friday Dec 23 | Circulation

    From the Department of Neurology, Chonnam National University Hospital, Gwangju, Republic of Korea ; Department of Neurology and Cerebrovascular Center, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Seongnam-si, Gyeonggi-do, Republic of Korea ; Department of Neurology, Seoul Medical Center, Republic of Korea ; Department of Neurology, Soonchunhyang University Hospital Seoul, Republic of Korea ; Department of Neurology, Hallym University Sacred Heart Hospital, Anyang-si, Republic of Korea ; Department of Neurology, Dong-A University Hospital, Busan, Republic of Korea ; Department of Neurology, Yeungnam University Medical Center, Daegu, Republic of Korea ; Department of Neurology, Eulji University Hospital, Daejeon, Republic of Korea ; Department of Neurology, Eulji General Hospital, Eulji University, Seoul, Republic of Korea ; Department of Neurology, Inje University Ilsan Paik Hospital, ... (more)

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  14. How to get Asia's four tigers leaping againRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 22 | South China Morning Post

    Jean-Pierre Lehmann says while Hong Kong, Singapore, South Korea and Taiwan face considerable challenges today, they can best move forward by focusing on social, cultural and environmental aspects The rise of the four Asian newly industrialised economies of Hong Kong, Singapore, South Korea and Taiwan in the last quarter of the 20th century is one of history's most remarkable narratives. The dictum, however, that "nothing succeeds like success" is misleading.

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  15. Knowledge SharingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 20 | Korea Herald

    Hwang Rok , chairman & CEO of Korea Credit Guarantee Fund, poses with Mohammed Al-Ja'fari, director general of the Jordan Loan Guarantee Corp., after signing a memorandum of understanding in Daegu, Tuesday, to share the Korean company's knowledge in operating a credit guarantee system with its Jordanian counterpart.

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  16. French chamber fetes thriving ties with KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 19 | Korea Herald

    Marking the 130th anniversary of bilateral ties and 30th anniversary of founding, the French Korean Chamber of Commerce and Industry hosted a gala on Dec. 10 in Seoul that spotlighted its feats and future. The event at Grand Hyatt Seoul attracted some 800 guests related to France commercially and diplomatically.

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  17. Japanese Neo-Pop artist Mr. opens exhibition at Galerie Perrotin, SeoulRead the original story

    Friday Dec 16 | Art Daily

    View of the exhibition MR. "Tokyo, the city I know, at dusk: it's like a hollow in my heart' at Galerie Perrotin, Seoul, from December 15, 2016 to February 18, 2017.

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  18. Main opposition's approval rating hits a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | Korea Herald

    South Korea's main opposition Democratic Party's approval rating reached an all-time high this week, a poll showed Friday, apparently buoyed by the opposition-led impeachment of President Park Geun-hye last week. According to pollster Gallup Korea, its support rating stood at 40 percent, up 5 percentage points from a week earlier, to reach the highest level since the party changed its name from the Democratic United Party in December 2015.

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  19. Canada's New Fighter Jet Competition Will Consider F-35 | Pentagon...Read the original story

    Dec 13, 2016 | Defence Industry Daily

    Despite issues surrounding faulty ammo, the Indian government has ordered 36 homemade Pinaka Mark-1 multi-barrel rocket launchers at a cost of $490 million. Four different prime contractors will take part in the deal: state-owned organizations Bharat Earth Movers Limited and Ordnance Factory Board , as well as private sector defense companies Larsen & Toubro and Tata Power SED.

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  20. Canada's New Fighter Jet Competition Will Consider F-35 |...Read the original story

    Dec 13, 2016 | Defence Industry Daily

    Despite issues surrounding faulty ammo, the Indian government has ordered 36 homemade Pinaka Mark-1 multi-barrel rocket launchers at a cost of $490 million. Four different prime contractors will take part in the deal: state-owned organizations Bharat Earth Movers Limited and Ordnance Factory Board , as well as private sector defense companies Larsen & Toubro and Tata Power SED.

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