Lee Myung-bak Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Second day of confirmation hearing for PM nominee focuses on nominee's previous legal casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | Arirang TV

    ... dismissed allegations surrounding his involvement in a controversial special pardon during the former Lee Myung-bak administration in 2012, saying he merely shared his legal advice on the matter. Tuesday's afternoon session opened five hours behind ...

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  2. Washington, Seoul must prepare for a unified KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | The Heritage Foundation

    ... so. In fact, it is a quiet, burgeoning success story. And its burst of energy begins with former President Lee Myung-bak. In 2009, Lee visited Jakarta to unveil what he called the New Asia Initiative. The NAI seeks, in the words of South Korea's ...

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  3. Beijing-Seoul FTA is 'very big warning': MaRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2015 | Asia News Network

    ... the Economic Cooperation Framework Agreement (ECFA) five years ago, prompting then-South Korean President Lee Myung-bak to call an emergency response meeting. Today, South Korean efforts have yielded a free-trade agreement with China, while Taiwan's ...

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  4. Beijing-Seoul FTA is 'very big warning': MaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | The China Post

    ... the Economic Cooperation Framework Agreement (ECFA) five years ago, prompting then-South Korean President Lee Myung-bak to call an emergency response meeting. Today, South Korean efforts have yielded a free-trade agreement with China, while Taiwan's ...

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  5. Saenuri chief mulls U.S. trip in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | Korea Herald

    ... of South Korea, has also been rumored to be considering a run in the 2017 race. Former conservative President Lee Myung-bak visited Japan in November 2006, months before the 2007 presidential primaries in South Korea's conservative party. President ...

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  6. Arthur Cyr: US Senate's trade vote reflects long-term historyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | The Janesville Gazette

    ... with Colombia, Panama and South Korea. Approval was timed to coincide with the visit of South Korean President Lee Myung-bak. The largest bilateral trade agreement in history ended tariffs on more than 90 percent of trade categories between the two ...

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  7. Arthur Cyr: Trade vote reflects historyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... with Colombia, Panama and South Korea. Approval was timed to coincide with the visit of South Korea President Lee Myung-bak. The largest bilateral trade agreement in history ended tariffs on more than 90 percent of trade categories between the two ...

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  8. Human Rights Watch to South Korea: Repeal outdated National Security LawRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | UPI

    ... Security Law. The law, however, has come into increasing use in the administrations of former President Lee Myung-bak, and now President Park Geun-hye. The highest number of cases in a decade, said Human Rights Watch, was filed in 2013, Park's first ...

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  9. Arthur I. Cyr: U.S. Senate trade vote reflects long-term historyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | RecordNET

    ... with Colombia, Panama and South Korea. Approval was timed to coincide with the visit of South Korea President Lee Myung-bak. The largest bilateral trade agreement in history ended tariffs on more than 90% of trade categories between the two nations. ...

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  10. Court says fired teachers cannot be part of unionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Korea Herald

    ... KTU has among its members dozens of teachers who were sacked for signing statements against the former Lee Myung-bak government in 2009. Founded in 1998, the progressive teachers' union became a legitimate organization the following year under the ...

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  11. New key man to spur NPAD reformRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | Korea Herald

    ... chool system and free meals for all students, irrespective of how well-off they were, defying former President Lee Myung-bak's conservative education policy. By Yeo Jun-suk ([email protected])

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  12. NPAD reform panel struggles to set sailRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Korea Herald

    ... a labor expert, he advocated a liberal school system and free-meal initiative, defying the former President Lee Myung-bak's conservative education policy. "I anticipate a positive outcome," said Rep. Lee Jong-kul, the floor leader of NPAD. "I was ...

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  13. Preparation and Prevention Are Keys to Controlling H1N1 VirusRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Chosun Ilbo

    ... delay the start of the school term or close down temporarily because of fears over its spread. President Lee Myung-bak on Monday called for all-out efforts to increase the supply of flu vaccine, while the government announced it would double this ...

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  14. Nation torn over activist son...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | Korea Herald

    ... day in 1997 and the song as an official commemorative theme. But when the conservative former president Lee Myung-bak took power in 2008, he declared that the song should be sung only by a choir, refusing to recognize it as an official song for the ...

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  15. Korea marks 35th anniversary of May 18 Democratic Uprising in GwangjuRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | Arirang TV

    ... and it had been sung at government ceremonies by all attendees since 2003. But in 2009, the conservative then-Lee Myung-bak administration excluded it from the main ceremony. Citing the song's appearance in a 1991 North Korean film, the ...

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  16. Moon Jae-in should ruminate on Kim Moo-sung's adviceRead the original story

    May 18, 2015 | English Dong-A

    ... of peace nowadays. The party includes the pro-Park Geun-hye faction, the non-Park Geun-hye faction and the pro-Lee Myung-bak faction and they hold meetings on their own, but no noise of conflict is heard externally. When the pro-Park Geun-hye ...

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  17. POSCO revs up reform drive amid alleged graftRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2015 | Korea Herald

    ... chairman, who is known to be friends with former POSCO CEO Chung Joon-yang and key members of the previous Lee Myung-bak government, helped the global steel giant evade taxes by doctoring their transaction records for years. A separate investigation ...

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  18. Ex-Doosan head grilled over graft chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2015 | Korea Herald

    A business tycoon was questioned by the prosecution Friday over suspicions that he offered kickbacks to a former senior presidential secretary in return for special favors for a school he owns. Park Yong-sung, the former head of Doosan Group and ex-chairman of Chung-Ang University in Seoul, is suspected of delivering about 100 million won worth of gifts and cash to Park Bum-hoon, who was then former President Lee Myung-bak's top aide on education and culture.

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