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  1. Solo exhibition by Lebanese artist Pascal Hachem on view at The Mosaic RoomsRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2017 | Art Daily

    The Mosaic Rooms presents a solo exhibition by Lebanese artist Pascal Hachem. In this new body of work, displayed for the first time, the artist interrogates experiences of his home city of Beirut.

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  2. The spy who came in from the NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | The Peninsula

    In a photo taken August 22, 2017, former North Korean spy Seo Ok-Ryol sits for an interview in the hokme of a friend in Gwangju. AFP / Ed Jones Gwangju, South Korea: Condemned to death twice for spying, Seo Ok-Ryol spent three decades in prison, most of it in solitary confinement.

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  3. Industry's first F1.6 glass-added dual camera to empower V30Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | Korea Herald

    Robots in a 2-meter-tall box-shape equipment swiftly but precisely place six plastic lenses that are about a fourth of a fingernail in size on an image sensor. On top of the six-layer lenses, the Crystal Clear glass lens is added to let in more light to present better picture quality.

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  4. Kia to halt overtime work at Korea plants from MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | Korea Herald

    Kia Motors Corp., South Korea's second-largest carmaker, said Thursday it will suspend overtime work at its domestic plants starting next week due to lower demand from its major markets. Kia workers at the carmaker's three local plants, located in Gwangju in Jeolla Province, and Sohari and Hwaseong in Gyeonggi Province, do not have to work 30 minutes of overtime per day as the company deals with declining sales, particularly from China, and increased inventories, the carmaker said in a statement.

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  5. Top five films to watch in Hong Kong this week: September 21-27Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | South China Morning Post

    A taxi driver during South Korea's violent Gwangju Uprising, a friendly ghost, a getaway driver with a beat, Cate Blanchett's art-house look at art, and a pop star in a Taiwanese horror sequel features in this week's must-see movies Props to South Korea for picking this local blockbuster as the country's official entry in the foreign-language Oscar race. Revolving around Song Kang-ho's working-class hero, the fact-based drama shines a light on a traumatic chapter in its modern history: the Gwangju Uprising in 1980.

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  6. South Koreans Worked a Democratic Miracle. Can They Do It Again?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | Counterpunch

    When the South Korean military killed hundreds of pro-democracy protesters and laid siege to the southwestern city of Gwangju in May 1980 , few people outside the city knew what was happening. Martial law had been declared, the already censored press was completely gagged, and all communications with Gwangju were cut off.

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  7. Review: A Taxi Driver - " Song Kang-ho in Gwangju Uprising dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | South China Morning Post

    Jang Hun tells a stirring story of the taxi driver who drove a German journalist across South Korea to report on deadly clashes in the south of the country in the 1980s In this engrossing drama directed by Jang Hun , veteran actor Song Kang-ho delivers an award-worthy performance as taxi driver Kim Man-seob, who in 1980 risked his life to drive a foreign reporter a cross the country to cover violent clashes in the southern Korean city of Gwangju, which left more than 600 civilians dead.

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  8. Sri Lanka: Time to Bring Cultural Rights into the DiscourseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | Scoop

    It is a great honour to be invited to participate and speak at the Asian Human Rights Charter Workshop here at Gwangju, South Korea. A heartfelt thank you to Mr. Basil Fernando & Mr. Bijo Francis of AHRC, Hong Kong and Mr. Kim Yang-rae, and Mrs. Inrae You of the May 18th Memorial Foundation.

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  9. Football: More than 70pc of South Koreans want Guus Hiddink to returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | Asian Correspondent

    The Dutchman, who turns 71 in November and has been out of football since leaving Chelsea in 2016, is revered in South Korea after guiding the team to the semi-finals of the 2002 World Cup. And a survey, published on Monday, revealed that more than 70 percent of South Koreans believe their national team would benefit from hiring Hiddink for next year's World Cup in Russia.

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  10. OE Solutions showcases its 25G SFP28 transceiversRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2017 | Converge! Network Digest

    OE Solutions, a global supplier of optical transceivers based in Gwangju, South Korea with R&D centres in the USA, the Netherlands as well as offices worldwide, has begun sampling a portfolio of 25G SFP28 optical transceivers for enterprise and access network applications. The company will be demonstrating the portfolio at this week's ECOC 2017 in Gothenburg, Sweden.

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  11. Watch King Ayisoba's hilarious performance in South KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2017 | Ghanamma.com

    Legendary Ghanaian traditional artiste, King Ayisoba has yet again proven why he is considered as the most potent traditional artiste ever to be produced in Ghana. After playing thirty shows in eight European countries this year, 2007 overall winner at the MTN Ghana Music awards put up a world-class performance at the just ended 2017 ACC World Music festival in South Korea with his Kologo Band.

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  12. Han Kang wins Malaparte Prize for 'Human Acts'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | English Dong-A

    Han Kang wins Malaparte Prize for 'Human Acts'. September. 16, 2017 07:32. by Hyo-Lim Son [email protected]

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  13. South Koreans Worked a Democratic Miracle. Can They Do It Again?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | CEPR

    When the South Korean military killed hundreds of pro-democracy protesters and laid siege to the southwestern city of Gwangju in May 1980 , few people outside the city knew what was happening. Martial law had been declared, the already censored press was completely gagged, and all communications with Gwangju were cut off.

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  14. Han Kang wins Italian literary award for 'Human Acts'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | Korea Herald

    South Korean writer Han Kang has been chosen to win this year's Malaparte Prize, Italy's most-authoritative literary award, for her latest work, the prize's organizer said. Han was chosen Thursday for her 2014 novel "Human Acts" that tells the story of a young boy named Dong-ho who is killed in the military's bloody crackdown on the Gwangju citizens' pro-democracy uprising of May 1980.

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  15. World Review: South Koreans Worked a Democratic Miracle. Can They Do It Again?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | The New York Times

    When the South Korean military killed hundreds of pro-democracy protesters and laid siege to the southwestern city of Gwangju in May 1980 , few people outside the city knew what was happening. Martial law had been declared, the already censored press was completely gagged, and all communications with Gwangju were cut off.

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  16. USA Swimming Posts Qualifying Times for 2018 Summer Nationals in IrvineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    USA Swimming has announced the qualifying times for the 2018 National Championships in Irvine, Calif. The meet, scheduled for July 25-29, will serve as the qualifying meet for the Pan Pacific Championships in Tokyo and one of two qualifiers for the 2019 FINA World Championships in Gwangju, South Korea.

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  17. Gwangju Theater marks its 82nd anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2017 | English Dong-A

    Gwangju Theater marks its 82nd anniversary. September. 14, 2017 08:15. . "We are here for imgeom ."

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  18. The Ghosts of the Gwangju UprisingRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2017 | National Radio Project

    On May 18, 1980, the people of Gwangju, South Korea came together for reunification and an end to an era of martial law imposed by U.S.-backed military dictators. Over the course of ten days, they staged mass protests, battled riot police and soldiers, and were met with brutal repression.

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  19. SK Telecom Expands LTE-A Pro Coverage to 75 CitiesRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2017 | Converge! Network Digest

    SK Telecom has expanded the coverage of its LTE-A Pro services - providing up to 700Mbps to 900Mbps speeds - to 75 cities and 31 counties in Korea. The carrier first activated five-band carrier aggregation LTE-A Pro service in June 2017 and has been expanding aggressively since then.

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  20. Joseon Buncheong ware returns home in 19 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | English Dong-A

    Joseon Buncheong ware returns home in 19 years. September. 13, 2017 08:11. by Sang-Un Kim [email protected]

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