Seoul, South Korea Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. How to Encourage Peace in North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Heritage Foundation

    Edwin J. Feulner, Ph.D. Founder, Chairman of the Asian Studies Center, and Chung Ju-yung Fellow Founder's Office SEOUL - Every Korean I know remains saddened by the division of the Korean people into a North and a South at the 38th parallel. The Korean people still dream of reunification, even as they tell me about their appreciation for the sacrifices that their friends, the Americans, made for Korea's freedom.

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  2. Photos of the Day for May 4Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    What is left of the community of Beacon Hill, Alta. is seen after wildfires devastated the area.

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  3. People holding blanket save mom, kids from burning buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | SFGate

    Residents, including U.S. servicemen, use a blanket as they catch a woman and her three children as they jump to escape a fire in Pyeongtaek, South Korea. Residents, including U.S. servicemen, use a blanket as they catch a woman and her three children as they jump to escape a fire in Pyeongtaek, South Korea.

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  4. North Korea's First Communist 'Party Congress' in 36 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... according to a source in South Pyongyang Province cited by the Daily NK, an online newspaper based in Seoul, South Korea. North Korea has also invited foreign media to cover the party congress, but journalists will be monitored closely. Cell phone ...

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  5. The Wistar Institute and Plumbline Life Sciences Collaborate to...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Newswise

    ... animal health company that utilizes innovative DNA therapy platform technologies and is based in Seoul, South Korea. Led by an experienced team of biotechnology scientists and managers from the U.S. and Korea, Plumbline Life Sciences, Inc., develops ...

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  6. Aloft Signs New-Build in Seoul, South KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hotel Business

    Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc., has signed Aloft Seoul Myeongdong, the second Aloft hotel here. Owned by Shin Chang Co., Ltd., the new-build hotel is slated to open in February 2017.

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  7. South Korea offers 25 billion USD investment package to IranRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    South Korean President Park Geun-hye offered 25 billion U.S. dollars aid for infrastructure investment in Iran, Petro Energy Information Network reported on Wednesday. According to its 6th Development Plan, Iran wants to invest 185 billion U.S. dollars in its oil infrastructure to establish a giant holding in oil sector by 2020, Park said, adding that her country is ready to offer the financial support package to Iran.

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  8. .com | People holding blanket save mom, kids from fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News24

    Thousands of Icelanders took to the streets to call for their prime minister's resignation after leaked tax documents dubbed the "Panama Papers" prompted allegations that he and his wife used an offshore firm to hide million-dollar investments. Residents, including US servicemen, use a blanket as they catch a woman and her three children as they jump to escape a fire in Pyeongtaek, South Korea.

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  9. Share This on Google+Read the original story

    Yesterday | Hotel Online

    ... FFO per share climbs 21.2 percent to $0.32 per share Common Dividend Increase of 12.8 percent AUSTIN,... SEOUL, South Korea-- May 4, 2016 -- Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) today announced the signing of Aloft Seoul Myeongdong, ...

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  10. Image of Asia: Little monk soccer in South KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Paradise Post

    In this photo by Lee Jin-man, children play Dongjasung, or little monk, soccer under lanterns at Jogye Temple in Seoul, South Korea. The children's heads are shaved when they enter the temple to experience a monk's life for two weeks.

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  11. Ex minister nominated to head 2018 Pyeongchang Winter GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Chronicle-Journal

    SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of - South Korean organizers have officially selected former government minister Lee Hee-beom as the new head of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. Lee was nominated Wednesday, a day after the sudden resignation of Cho Yang-ho as president of the local organizing committee.

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  12. Jeonbuk eliminates big-spending Jiangsu with 2-2 drawRead the original story

    Yesterday | Washington Times

    South Korean champion Jeonbuk Hyundai drew 2-2 at home against Jiangsu Suning on Wednesday to secure first place in Group E and advance to the knockout stage of the Asian Champions League. Brazilian trio Ramires, Alex Teixeira and Jo all played a role in giving Jiangsu a 2-1, but a well-worked corner in the 68th minute resulted in the equalizer.

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  13. Starwood Hotels & Resorts To Debut New Aloft Hotel In SeoulRead the original story

    Yesterday | Hotel Interactive

    Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. today announced the signing of Aloft Seoul Myeongdong, the second Aloft hotel in Seoul, South Korea. Owned by Shin Chang Co., Ltd., the new-build hotel - slated to open in February 2017 - will enliven the local hospitality landscape with its design-led initiatives, tech-forward amenities and buzzing social scene - all catering to the next generation of savvy global travelers.

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  14. North Korea threatens revenge after 13 workers 'abducted' by the SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | World Magazine

    While North Korea plays the aggressor on the world stage, nabbing headlines for unauthorized nuclear tests, the secretive, totalitarian regime also is claiming a victim's role, accusing South Korea of kidnapping 13 of its citizens. Officials in Pyongyang this week decried the disappearance of a dozen waitresses and their manager, all of whom were working at a North Korean-run restaurant in China.

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  15. South Korean retailer drops Reckitt Benckiser products after sterilizer scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... over deadly lung injuries linked to the use of the humidifier sterilizers, some marketed by the firm, in Seoul, South Korea, May 2, 2016. Yonhap/Yun Dong-Jin/via Reuters SEOUL: South Korean retailer Lotte Mart stopped ordering Reckitt Benckiser ...

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  16. Welcome to Seoul - the cosmetic surgery capital of the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    Society's ugly obsession with beauty is nothing new. Ever since the Ancient Greeks, humans have overvalued aesthetic appeal.

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  17. Park pushes reform agenda following trip to IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Korea Herald

    President Park Geun-hye is seeking to capitalize on diplomatic and economic achievements from her groundbreaking visit to Iran to push forward stalled domestic reforms. Park secured Iran's support for denuclearization on the Korean Peninsula during talks with her Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani earlier this week in Tehran -- the first summit between the leaders of the two countries in more than half a century.

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  18. Asian markets chase Wall St down as global fears returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    Asia extended a global stock market sell-off on Wednesday following sharp losses in New York and Europe as fresh fears over the global economy sparked a flight to safe investments. Shanghai flitted between gains and losses on May 4, 2016, after Chinese authorities hinted at unveiling measures to support the country's stock markets.

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  19. Alliance with US wona t be 'Trumped', says SeoulRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Peninsula

    US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump waves after speaking in New York on May 3, 2016, following the primary in Indiana. AFP / Jewel SAMAD SEOUL: South Korea is "confident" its alliance with the United States will stay strong whatever the outcome of the American presidential election this November, according to a Seoul government source Wednesday.

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  20. North Korea completes work at shipyard dedicated to building ballistic missile subsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    While it is unlikely that any such vessel would become operational before 2020, the North's efforts to develop a working submarine-launched ballistic missile is clearly 'making progress' Recent satellite images suggest North Korea has completed the external refurbishment of a shipyard dedicated to building and launching a new class of ballistic missile submarines a US think tank said on Wednesday. While it is unlikely that any such vessel would become operational before 2020, the North's efforts to develop a working submarine-launched ballistic missile is clearly "making progress", according to the US-Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins University.

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