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"Hyundai Motor Group Completes Acquisition of Boston Dynamics from SoftBank"

"NK leader's sister says US has 'wrong' expectation about dialogue"

"DP expels 2 proportional representation lawmakers over alleged property speculation"

"Boycott movement targeting Coupang expanding online"

"S. Korea eases rules on private gatherings, operating hours from July"

"Producer prices up for 7th month in May"

"S. Korea, U.S. agree to consider ending 'working group' forum on N. Korea policy"

"Samsung Display stages 1st strike among electronics affiliates"

"Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore wins $1 bn order to build 10 vessels"

"Moon picks new Cheong Wa Dae secretaries for political affairs, youth affairs, education"

"TWICE's latest EP debuts at No. 6 on Billboard 200"

"Nearly 80% of Korean consumers increase online shopping amid pandemic"

"Oil Price Movement Affecting South Korean Industries"

"Blue Jays' Ryu Hyun-jin beats Orioles for 1st win of June"

"Trapped firefighter found dead in Coupang warehouse"

"Final deal reached between delivery union, postal service on measures to prevent overwork"

"Debates ignite over statues of 'pissing boys' in Songdo park"

"Kakao T officially registered as transportation operator"

"Kim Bom-suk Steps Down from All Positions at Coupang Korea"

"Remains of another Korean War soldier identified"

"Lee Ha-nee confirms role in new SBS series"

"Fire at Coupang warehouse rages for over a day, 1 firefighter trapped"

"S. Korean companies’ revenue grows on year in Q1 for first time in 9 quarters"

"Former PM Chung announces run for president"

"EXO's Kai to appear as Udo innkeeper on tvN's new variety show"

"Moon says ancient map in Spain shows Dokdo as part of Korean territory"

"Bain Capital to gain $90 mn from exit of Schwan's deal"

"Lawmaker promotes bill on tattooing with bold performance"

"Who drilled the wholes? Police investigating mysterious holes in trees in Jeonju"

"S. Korea's No. 3 bookstore chain goes bankrupt"

"S. Korea approves Moderna ̔s vaccine ahead of Q3 inoculation plan announcement"

"Tentative deal reached to resolve overwork issues of delivery workers"

"BamBam kicks off solo career with debut Korean EP 'riBBon'"

"S. Korea reports 2nd COVID-19 vaccine-induced blood clotting case"

"Kakao rises as Korea's representative mobile stock by humbling Naver"

"Police raid Hyundai Development Co. over fatal building collapse in Gwangju"

"Korea tightens regulations on pet-related businesses"

"Moon given 'golden key' in Spain visit"

"S. Korea begins Pfizer vaccination for certain workers under 30"

"CJ ENM forges strategic partnership with Japan's TBS to co-produce content"

"SKT unveils world’s 1st keycard combined with quantum, biometrics tech"

"S. Korea achieves 13-mln vaccination goal earlier than scheduled"

"Where have all the 50,000 won bills gone?"

"South Korean navy sends ship to vaccinate residents of remote islands"

"BTS agency's market value tops W10tr on band's global popularity"

"Number of 'short-time workers' in S. Korea hits new high in May"

"Hyundai suspends US factory operations"

"Bishop named 1st Korean to lead Vatican office for priests"

"Delivery worker in coma after collapsing from overwork: workers' group"

"Japan unilaterally cancels plan for talks between Moon, Suga: official"

"TXT soars to No. 5 on Billboard main albums chart"

"Korean Air Operates Its Longest Non-stop Flight amid COVID-19"

"2.5 magnitude natural quake hits N. Korea's northeastern region: KMA"

G-7 calls for 'complete' denuclearization of Korean Peninsula, welcomes Washington's readiness towar

"Man sent to prosecution over filming, sharing nude videos of boys, men"

"South Korean Shipbuilders Regain Top Spot in May"

"36-year-old Lee Jun-seok becomes new leader of People Power Party"

"LG unveils fresh-faced logo designs to firm up brand storytelling"

"New virus cases back under 600, distancing rules extended for 3 weeks"

"Retro 2000s pop culture revival hits TV, K-pop biz"

"Ruling party-govt. meeting canceled after DP chairman's aide gets coronavirus"

"Household Debt-to-nominal GDP Ratio Reaches 103.8%"

"Mnet producer sentenced to jail for rigging votes in K-pop competition show"

"Former BTOB member Jung Il-hoon jailed for marijuana use"

Top court remands bribery case of disgraced ex-vice justice minister

"Pres. Moon sends condolences, orders transparent probe of Gwangju building collapse"

"Samsung releases industry's first 0.64-micrometer pixel image sensor"

"Korea, US launch expert group on vaccine partnership under summit accord"

"S. Korea logs record high number of drug offenders in 2020: report"

"FMs of S. Korea, China discuss ties, N. Korea and possible visit to Seoul by Xi"

"Lawmaker's use of BTS photo to promote bill on legalizing tattooing provokes fans' ire"

"Samsung begins output of 5G RF chips"

"Unionized couriers launch strike after failed talks with govt. and logistics firms"

"Naver-invested startups' combined valuation increases by sixfold; tops $1 bn"

"Coldplay unveils 'Higher Power' music video featuring Korean dance company"

"Lawmaker pays fine for elderly cardboard collector"

"US lowers travel advisory for S. Korea to lowest Level 1"

"South Korea Records Current Account Surplus in April"

"Jeju sees hottest spring on record this year"

"EXO sweeps iTunes albums chart in 85 regions"

"Tower crane operators launch general strike over safety fears"

"Kakao releases S. Korean counterpart of popular audio chat app 'Clubhouse'"

"'Gone too soon': Tributes pour in for late World Cup hero Yoo Sang-chul"

"China's Confucius Institutes facing calls to leave Korea"

"Distrust of police and media, and fake news fuel outcry in medical student’s death"

"Chip shortage hits Korea’s COVID-19 diagnostic device manufacturers"

"Court rejects damages suit against Japanese firms by Korean forced labor victims"

"RM of BTS unveils self-written solo song 'Bicycle'"

"Pro-North Korean paper says Pyongyang continues to pursue unification of Korean Peninsula"

"G7 Finance Ministers Agree on Minimum Corporate Tax Rate"

"Govt. launches task force to reform military's sexual abuse prevention system"

"2 S. Koreans tie for 7th at U.S. Women's Open"

"Court rules Military Service Act on 2nd-generation emigrants is constitutional"

"Baby girl remains in coma a month after adoptive father's abuse"

"S. Korea considers another extra budget without debt sale: finance minister"

"Seoul to fund W1.18b to build additional video centers for inter-Korean family reunions'

"K-drama production houses join US TV series projects"

"Moon presses military over botched sex crime probe"

"Koreans signing up for COVID-19 vaccines"

"Louis Vuitton May Withdraw From Downtown Duty-free Shops"

"British PM expects S. Korea to play a role in G-7 summit next week: Cheong Wa Dae"

"NK propaganda outlet slams S. Korea for decision to take part in upcoming air drills w/ US, Japan"

"Daegu-arranged Pfizer vaccine offer improper: gov't"

"HYBE raises $400 mn in a move to diversify BTS-dependent portfolio"

"Samsung unveils new Galaxy Book Go laptops"

"FM Chung holds breakfast talks with new US Indo-Pacific commander"

"Medical union says nurses are being ordered to conduct illegal medical procedures"

Newly declassified document shows Chun Doo-hwan̔s rise in power in 1980s

"Finance minister warns of adjustments in home prices"

"Student activists again burn Japanese flag in Seoul over Dokdo"

"Rapper Kilagramz indicted over marijuana use"

"Chanel, Hermes, LV raise prices in Korea, but sales remain strong'

"Moon meets Samsung, SK, Hyundai, LG leaders over his U.S. trip results"

"Top court confirms acquittal of Olympic short track champion in sexual harassment case"

"Blinken calls on NATO members to deepen cooperation with South Korea"

"South Korea's Exports Substantially Increase in May"

"With 'Butter,' BTS makes 3rd debut atop Billboard Hot 100"

"Red Velvet's Joy goes retro in debut solo album"

"Korea unveils homegrown space rocket for first time"

"1st batch of Moderna COVID-19 vaccine arrives in S. Korea"

"Air Force officer dies in suicide after being sexually harassed by colleague"

"Leaders define role of developed countries for inclusive green recovery"

"Tourism sector joins efforts to go carbon neutral"

"Homegrown app market operator draws funding from Microsoft, Deutsche Telekom"

"KBO to ease distancing rules for fans at stadiums"

"Lotte Rental kicks off $360 mn IPO process, seeks $1.8 bn valuation"

"Korea reports 1st COVID-19 vaccine-induced blood clotting case"

"S. Korea vows to improve working environment of Indonesian crewmen"

"Moon's approval rating rebounds substantially on US summit deal: poll"

"Why Is McDonald’s BTS Meal Not Available in China and Japan?"

"US Forces Korea cooperating with police over servicemembers' no-mask parties"

"N. Korea says lifting of 'missile guidelines' on S. Korea reminder of U.S. hostility"

"Chief nuke envoys of S. Korea, US hold phone talks on peninsula denuclearization"

"Ruling party, gov't decide to abolish housing supply program for civil servants in Sejong"

"Young underdog emerges as winner of primary for main opposition party leader"

"Number of Cryptocurrency Investors is Skyrocketing"

"Moon replaces senior secretary for public communication"

"Apple to offer trade-in program for LG smartphone users"

"Scandal-stricken dairy food company Namyang sold to private equity fund"

"S. Korea proposes joint stockpile of medical, quarantine supplies for future health crises"

"Main opposition leader resumes public activities after testing negative for COVID-19"

"Koreans rank 2nd in Asia on TOEIC scores"

"BOK sharply ups 2021 growth outlook to 4 pct as recovery gathers pace"

"Hanwha Systems partners with British company to develop technologies for air taxi infrastructure"

"Samsung launches new shoe care appliance"

"Korean music industry falls victim to Chinese labels' copyright infringements"

"S. Korea provides 10,000 more face masks to Colombia"

"S. Korea joins NASA's Artemis space program, 10th country to participate"

"Party leaders show mixed reactions to Moon-Biden summit"

"Man jailed for fake restaurant reviews"

"S. Korea, Germany agree on close cooperation for shared interests in Indo-Pacific"

"Hanwha Systems makes strategic $30 mln investment in U.S. satellite communications company"

"Crafty midfielder rejoins K League club after European stint"

"ETS launches faster delivery service of TOEFL score reports"

"People given first dose of coronavirus vaccine can go maskless outdoors starting in July: gov't"

"Consortium Formed for Marine Transport of Green Ammonia"

"SK global chemical receives highest mark for eco-friendly operation"

"Change of visa status shouldn't bar foreigners from health insurance: human rights commission"

"1 in 3 young S. Koreans picks COVID-19 pandemic as No. 1 social anxiety factor"

"United States to Keep China in Check by Working with South Korea"

"'China is aware Moon-Biden statement targets China despite no mention of Beijing': Chinese amb."

"Hyundai to temporarily suspend Indian plant amid spreading virus"

"​S. Korea starts construction of greenhouse-type smart farm in Kazakhstan"

"Consumer sentiment hits nearly 3-year high in May amid economic recovery"

"‘Funsumer’ products: milk-inspired body wash sparks safety fears"

"Harris under fire for wiping hand after handshake with Moon"

"No. of refugee screening hits record high in first quarter"

"Doosan Heavy Industries and Construction Extracts Lithium Carbonate from Waste Batteries"

"Korea Shipbuilding wins 348 bln won order for 6 ships"

Unification minister says Moon-Biden summit creates 'sufficient' conditions for dialogue with N. Kor

"BTS scoops up four Billboard Awards"

"N. Korean cargo ship sinks in East Sea, probe underway: Japan Coast Guard"

"Hype runs high as BTS returns with new single 'Butter'"

"S. Korea confirms 1st 'breakthrough' COVID-19 case"

"Korea celebrates Cultural Diversity Week"

"Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine wins state approval in S. Korea"

"S. Korea to extend current social distancing measures for 3 weeks: PM"

"American Chamber of Commerce in Korea Asks for Pardon of Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman"

"Korean captain and four others of fishing boat kidnapped near Ghana: report"

"Moon meets U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi"

"Two dead, six injured in car crash, building collapse"

"KOTRA names ex-Cheong Wa Dae official as new CEO"

"35.8% of workers lost income during COVID-19 pandemic: survey"

"S. Korean researchers identify proteins that suppress spread of COVID-19 virus"

"32 conglomerates under tight scrutiny due to heavy debts"

"Samsung confirms smartwatch OS partnership with Google"

"K-pop act GFriend bids farewell to fans after 6 years"

"Korea Eureka Day Held Successfully"

'Smart poles' to be installed at Han River parks amid safety concerns following college student's de

"Gold prices rising amid inflation concerns"

"Major tour agencies cut 15% of workforce over COVID-19 fallout"

"Korean temple cuisine taught at renowned Le Cordon Bleu London culinary school"

"Where to buy Cameras & Filming Gear in S.Korea│Namdaemun Camera Shopping" -Taya Sunaz

"Moon thanks Buddhist community for solidarity in virus fight"

"Food poisoning bacteria found in 15 kimchi products from China"

"Court awards W172m to family of man wrongfully convicted of spying for N. Korea"

"Pro-unification group calls for suspension of S. Korea-U.S. military drills"

"38 Koreans flown from India test positive for COVID-19"

"Military investigators raid arms procurement agency over alleged military secrets leak"

"Mobile fashion retail platform Musinsa acquires Styleshare to attract global consumers"

"S. Korea launches metaverse alliance"

"Four-day week rolled out in some South Korean offices"

"Moon recalls 1980 Gwangju uprising, hopes for breakthrough in Myanmar"

"Kim Jung-hyun settles dispute with former management agency"

"Task force drops land speculation allegations against 2 DP lawmakers"

"SK Chemicals secures 10% stake in China's Shuye for stable copolyster production"

"Ministry voices disappointment over N. Korea's decision to pull out of World Cup qualifiers"

"30% of pets at animal shelters adopted in 2020: data"

"Busan art fair wraps up with record 80,000 visitors"

"Rubber Glove Found in CJ CheilJedang’s Frozen Dumpling Product"

"Lee Kyoung-hoon captures 1st PGA Tour win in Texas"

"HYBE INSIGHT: 'BTS museum' opens to public"

"Moderna COVID-19 vaccine heads toward final approval in S. Korea"

"South Korean Companies in Vietnam Advised to Assess Risks"

"Comedian Yoo Jae-suk, film director Lee Joon-ik win top prize at Baeksang Arts Awards"

"Korea to create world's largest chip manufacturing complex"

"Government to Provide Full Support for Phase 3 COVID-19 Vaccine Clinical Trials"

Gyeonggi Gov. Lee beats former prosecutor general for 1st time in hypothetical presidential race: po

"Designating Han River parks as alcohol free zones causes controversy"

"Education Ministry plans to bring all students back to school in fall"

"Heavy household borrowing fans Korea’s asset market overheating"

"Competition in Semiconductor Market Now International Rather than Intercorporate"

"Early summer weather grips South Korea"

"Korea's intelligence chief meets Japan's PM, asks for efforts to improve relations"

"Colosseum rises to e-commerce challenge with one-stop solution"

"[#WeFACE] World’s third Climate Clock arrives in South Korea"

"S. Korea, Israel ink FTA; cars, auto parts among major beneficiaries"

"Finnish conductor takes helm of KBS Symphony Orchestra"

"Moon presents new Supreme Court justice with letter of appointment"

"1 in 4 COVID-19 patients infected with virus variants"

"Samsung Electronics Unveils New Memory Module Based on Next-generation Interface Technology"

"Spy chiefs of S. Korea, Japan meet to discuss N. Korea, bilateral issues: reports"

"S. Korea reports largest job growth in almost 7 years in April"

"Jeju Olle launches English-guided hike program for foreigners"

"Highly Improved Self-healing Material Developed in South Korea"

"Sri Lanka adds Korean language as college entrance exam subject"

"Mired in last place, KBO club Lotte Giants sack manager"

"3 conscripted police officers caught selling police dorm air purifier"

"​Emart opens multi-purpose studio to beef up live commerce capability"

"S. Korea lowers avian influenza alert level after month of silence"

"ITZY debuts on Billboard 200 with new album 'Guess Who'"

"Seoul gardening event brings international families together"

"South Korea Losing Competitiveness in Semiconductor Industry"

"Presidential race begins in Korea"

"April posts biggest increase in employment insurance subscribers since before pandemic"

"Up to 10 million won to be provided for those who suffer from COVID-19 vaccine side effects"

"Employee Income Disparity Increasing in South Korea"

"Moon's approval rating rebounds from record low"

"Celltrion begins global supply of COVID-19 antibody treatment"

"Naver, KB Card successfully issue foreign currency ESG bonds"

"Turnover of KOSDAQ market tumbles on resumed short selling"

"When will Korea introduce its own COVID-19 vaccine?"

"Yellow dust covers almost all of S. Korea; fine dust advisory issued for Seoul"

Korea, US discuss joint responses to falling Chinese rocket debris

Scientists achieve world’s most powerful laser for research into novel physical phenomena

"K-pop agency SM teams up with MGM to launch new boy band"

"Military to improve soldier meal quality following criticism"

"Top diplomats of South Korea, Britain agree on cooperation on vaccine access, climate change"

"Seniors in S. Korea aged 70-74 can book their COVID-19 vaccines from Thursday"

"Harvard professor accuses Korean scholar of 'savage attacks' on comfort women paper"

"African swine fever returns after 7 months of silence"

"Namyang may close two production facilities temporarily"

"Korean Air joins race for flying car business to rival Hyundai, Hanwha"

"Robust Manufacturing Propping Up South Korean Economy"

"Rangers' Yang Hyeon-jong strikes out 8 in 1st MLB start"

"S. Korea again marks world’s lowest birthrate: UN report"

"G7 foreign ministers urge North Korea to return to dialogue"

"Limit of joint financing project with ADB upped to USD 700M"

"Top diplomats from S. Korea, Brunei agree on more cooperation"

"Minister nominee under fire for wife’s alleged porcelain smuggling"

"Renault Samsung workers extend walkout indefinitely"

S. Korea receives 436,000 more doses of Pfizer vaccine on Wednesday

"Vaccinated people to be exempted from mandatory self-isolation in S. Korea"

"Moon holds online meeting with kids for Children's Day"

Human Rights Commission: Children's item manufacturers need to change 'pink for girls, blue for boys

"Moon drops legal step against critic over 2019 insult case: Cheong Wa Dae"

"Korea halts first doses of COVID-19 jabs amid supply shortage"

"King Sejong Institute offers new Korean learning program using K-pop, K-dramas"

"Mirae Asset Securities Attains 20 Tril. Won in Overseas Shares and 20 Tril. Won in Pension Assets"

"N.K. propaganda outlets slam S. Korea's court ruling in favor of Japan against 'comfort women'"

"More than 170 Koreans return home from virus-hit India via special flight"

"Chinese gov't introduces Sinocentric game licensing regulations"

"COVID-19 self-test kits on sale in S. Korea show results within 15 to 30 minutes"

"Samsung heir becomes S. Korea's richest stockholder after inheritance"

"Football star Ki Sung-yueng grilled over suspected land speculation case"

"COVID-19 herd immunity looks increasingly unlikely: experts"

"Moderna to Establish Subsidiary in South Korea"

"Surviving victims of sexual slavery by Japan reduced to 14"

"S. Korea urges N. Korea not to raise tensions over anti-regime leaflets"

"Majority of S. Koreans support taxing gains from cryptocurrencies: poll"

"India offers Buddha statue to Yangsan's Tongdo Temple as gift"

"Four-term lawmaker, ex-Ulsan mayor elected as new floor leader of main opposition party"

"Number of South Korean Conglomerates Now Record High of 71"

"Police raid dairy firm over alleged exaggeration of yogurt's effects against COVID-19"

"Unseasonal snowfall covers mountains in Gangwon Province"

"Defector group sends propaganda leaflets into N. Korea in defiance of ban"

"Military chiefs of S. Korea, U.S., Japan vow to strengthen cooperation"

"BTS wins 4 nominations at 2021 Billboard Music Awards"

"S. Korea begins vaccinating Olympic athletes against COVID-19 ahead of Tokyo Games"

"COVID-19 self-test kits hit pharmacy shelves"

"14-day self-isolation to be exempted for vaccinated people from Wednesday"

"'Digital Prison' operator gets 3 1/2-year in prison for sharing personal information online"

"Government to Send 2,000 Foreign Workers to Rural Areas"

"SKIET Expected to Set New IPO Records"

"Anti-China sentiment growing in Korea"

"Developer of AI chatbot service fined for massive personal data breach"

"Amorepacific posts 191.1% growth in Q1 profit, recovers in China"

"Local governments actively seek to prevent COVID-led suicides"

"Virtual Assets Are Neither Currencies Nor Financial Assets, DPM Hong Says"

Samsung heirs to pay record-high inheritance taxes, but how to split late chief's stocks still uncer

"Media, fans captivated by Youn's witty speech"

"South Korean Economy Recovering Fast"

"Power generator, construction materials delivered to Seongju THAAD base despite protest"

"Cardinal Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk dies"

"S. Korean pitcher Yang Hyeon-jong of Texas Rangers makes MLB debut"

"Novavax CEO Visits SK Bioscience"

"Lee Kwang-soo to leave 'Running Man' after 11 years"

"Moon: It’s time to talk with North Korea"

"Will cryptocurrency investments become another LH fiasco?"

"S. Korea calls in Japanese diplomat to protest Tokyo's renewed claims to Dokdo"

Young Office Workers in Large Companies Raising Their Voice

"Biz community joins calls for pardon of Samsung heir"

"Gyeonggi governor in spat over proposal for fines proportional to property"

"No individual choice for COVID-19 vaccine: gov't"

"Samsung Electronics Chosen as One of the 10 Most Trusted Brands in World"

"Korean-made small SUVs reach 50% share in US market"

"Insurers' risk-based capital ratio falls in Q4 last year"

"Youn Yuh-jung of 'Minari' wins Oscar for best supporting actress"

"Local official indicted for land speculation in 1st for govt. task force"

"Pope expresses willingness to visit N. Korea"

"SG Wannabe's 2004 debut single leads music streaming charts"

"City of Seoul seizes cryptocurrencies from tax delinquents"

"S. Korea approves 2 COVID-19 self-testing kits amid spiking cases"

South Korean Government Not Going to Protect Cryptocurrency Investors

"Police search public housing developer in bribery investigation"

S. Korea, Central American countries express 'deep concerns' over ocean discharge of harmful materia

"U.S. welcomes S. Korea's new climate commitment as important action"

"Church group vows to support democracy in Myanmar"

"About 30 percent of S. Koreans keep companion animals: survey"

"NK founder’s controversial autobiography published in South Korea"

"Women suffer greater employment shock than men amid pandemic: report"

"Korea calls for Belgian Embassy to cooperate with probe into ambassador's wife"

"3 U.S. States Fiercely Competing to Attract Samsung Semiconductor Plant"

"Appellate court rules in favor of asylum seeker"

"Rose's first solo album 'R' sells over half a million copies"

"S. Korean nuclear envoy holds phone talks with senior U.S. diplomat"

"Korean court dismisses sex slavery compensation case against Japan"

"IAEA chief 'certainly' hopes S. Korea takes part in Fukushima water monitoring"

"Moon says public consensus needed for granting pardons to two jailed ex-presidents"

"Korea’s Netflix blockbuster Space Sweepers receives global viewership"

"Hyundai Motor resumes production of sedans with eased chip shortage"

"'Comfort women' lose lawsuit against Tokyo over wartime sexual slavery"

"N. Korea continues to work on submersible missile test barge at Nampo: report"

"U.S. keeps travel advisory on S. Korea at Level 2"

"Lawmaker reignites debate on women's military service"

"Shinhan launches all-around mobile payment solution"

"City of Seoul toughens rules against sexual crimes in officialdom"

"State oil firm falls into complete capital erosion"

"Moon joins Boao forum, urges multilateral cooperation with 'enhanced inclusiveness'"

"Nuclear experts call on Japan to nix Fukushima water release plan"

"Hyundai Rotem Takes the Wraps Off Korea's First Hydrogen Tram Concept Car"

"Korea suffering manufacturing job exodus"

"Minor quake hits waters off S. Korea's southwestern region: KMA"

"Samsung Owner Family to Pay Inheritance Tax Soon"

"Government project launched to develop drone cops for safety of nuke power plants"

"S. Korean civic group slams Japan's Fukushima decision as criminal act"

"Sci-fi blockbuster 'Seobok' tops weekend box office upon release"

"Moon urges move toward 'more mature' democracy in Korea on historic anniversary"

"Number of S. Korean stay-at-home fathers hits new high in March"

"SK Telecom launches 5G-based disinfection robot"

"Delivery workers refuse door-to-door service following residents' unilateral action"

"Entertainment shares to soar in Q2 following BTS, Blackpink comeback"

"Moon vows continued efforts to find truth of 2014 Sewol ferry sinking"

"South Korean Banks’ Overseas Profit Dropped Last Year"

"Korea lags behind vaccination timetable"

"Citibank to exit retail banking in 13 markets including Korea"

"Moon to hold summit talks with Biden in D.C. next month: Cheong Wa Dae"

"IMF warns against South Korea's debt explosion"

"Drunk driver gets 8-yr prison term for hitting and killing Taiwanese student"

"SsangYong Motor again under court receivership"

"Samsung heir Lee to return to prison after surgery"

"ICT Sector Exports Show Meaningful Increase in March"

"Alleged Former Staffer Exposes Seo Ye Ji's Verbal Abuse And Threats In An Explosive Tell-All"

"Prosecutors demand death penalty for adoptive mother in death of toddler"

"Bulgaris fermented milk causes debate over anti-virus effect"

"Korean content shares soar as platforms eye overseas expansion"

"South Korean Government Working on Semiconductor Industry Development Strategy"

"Unseasonable cold snap grips South Korea"

"Cautious approach needed for YouTube stock investing channels: study"

"Former UN chief's national climate council shuts down after 2 years"

"S. Korea basks in 1st job additions in 13 months amid recovery hope"

"S. Korea convenes emergency meeting on Japan's decision to release water from Fukushima"

"Household lottery spending gains 7.2% in 2020"

"LH employee arrested over alleged land speculation"

"Hotels prepare for ban on use of disposable products next year"

"Migrant workers allowed to extend stay in Korea for one year"

"Samsung's Smartphone AP Business Facing New Challenges"

"ABS issuance dips 39.7% in Q1"

"S. Korea reaffirms no link between COVID-19 vaccinations and deaths"

"Iran openly expresses discontent over frozen assets in Korea"

"BLACKPINK's Rose sets 2 Guinness World Records with solo release"

"Hyper-local secondhand item trading service 'Daangn' garners more monthly active users"

"Moon's approval rating dips to record low of 33.4 pct: Realmeter"

"New Seoul mayor seeks overhaul in quarantine, real estate policies"

"LG Energy Solution and SK Innovation Meet Halfway"

"Korean Youn Yuh-jung wins best supporting actress for 'Minari' at BAFTA"

"S. Korea needs preemptive anti-inflation steps: senior official"

"Korea to extend current social distancing measures: PM"

"Korea not considering Chinese vaccines: minister"

"Kakao Achieves International Environmental Management System Standard"

"Kakao to buy fashion app, pushing aside eBay Korea"

"Ruling party leaders resign en masse for election defeat"

"South Korea, US sign deal on shared defense costs"

"Moon takes election rout as 'reprimand' from the public: Cheong Wa Dae spokesman"

"Kia launches K8 sedan, 1st model under new brand logo"

"Ruling party suffers mayoral election debacle in Seoul, Busan"

"South Korean Economy Ranked 10th in the World Last Year"

"S. Korea to provide 2.3 bln won to repair bridge near DMZ"

"SsangYong halts plant operations on chip parts shortage"

"New Jersey city declares Oct. 21 as 'Korean Hanbok Day'"

"S. Korea approves Janssen's COVID-19 vaccine"

"Naver invests $150 million in Indonesian media firm"

"SK hynix settles chip patent dispute with Netlist"

"New BTS song 'Film Out' tops Japan's Oricon weekly chart"

"North Korea moves submersible missile test stand barge: US think tank"

"Foreign investors swoop up S. Korean stocks in April"

"Bellwether mayoral by-elections kick off in Seoul and Busan"

"Korea to provide COVID-19 vaccines to undocumented foreigners"

"Cabinet approves recently concluded S. Korea-US defense cost sharing deal"

"Revised law allows extending unit period of flexible work hours to 6 months"

"Nearly 1 million people vaccinated in 40 days"

"National debt grows by largest-ever amount last year amid pandemic"

"POSCO under Pressure to Cut Relationship with Myanmar Military"

"N. Korea decides not to participate in Tokyo Olympics over coronavirus concerns"

"Police name suspect in possible stalking murder case"

"Chips, EV and AI lead Korean firms' 2020 R&D spending"

"Defense ministry rejects Japan's renewed claims over Dokdo islets"

"S. Korean Youn Yuh-jung wins SAG Award for supporting role in 'Minari'"

"LG Electronics exits from loss-making mobile biz"

"Aekyung's department store wing opens smart factory shop for tailor-made cosmetics"

"New virus cases back below 400 on fewer tests; tougher curbs under review amid potential upticks"

"Samsung Electronics Invited to the White House"

"South Korea's household debt-to-GDP ratio nears 100 percent: report"

"New COVID-19 cases above 500 for 3rd day; virus curbs tightened in Busan"

"Gov't reverses decision on fresh probe into deadly Cheonan ship sinking"

"Malaysia Expected to Vouch for South Korea for CPTPP Membership"

"Think tank uses big data to solve congestion in Seoul's giant wholesale market"

"Seoul stocks open steeply higher on US stimulus project"

"School newsletter translation service to be launched for foreign parents"

"2-day early voting kicks off ahead of next week's Seoul, Busan mayoral elections"

"Korean banks raise vigilance after Shinhan employee shot in Myanmar"

"Korean Air sees $350 mn cost saving from Asiana merger"

"S. Korea to adopt 'vaccine passport' showing person's COVID-19 vaccination status: PM"

"BTS becomes 1st Korean group to be nominated for Brit Awards"

"Convenience store chain CU opens 1st outlet in Malaysia"

"All not equal before COVID-19: Politicians get away with social distancing breaches"

"S. Korea's national security adviser arrives in U.S. for talks"

"KT seeks to become more foreigner-friendly"

"S. Korean series 'Vincenzo' to remove controversial ad scene from overseas streaming services"

"Rays' Choi Ji-man to undergo knee surgery, likely to miss 3-5 weeks"

"Wrongfully convicted pastor passes away"

"Doosan Heavy wins deal to supply seismic instrumentation for Chinese nuke power plant"

"Moon names new Cheong Wa Dae aides on anti-corruption, economy, digital innovation"

"New COVID-19 cases back above 500 as virus spread accelerates"

"Korea 'strongly condemns' Japan's approval of school texts laying claim to Dokdo"

"K League's Jeonbuk acquire ex-Barca prospect amid controversy"

"US starts joint anti-missile drill in Indo-Pacific"

"7-month-old baby brain-dead following abuse"

"'We feel grief and anger,' BTS speaks out against anti-Asian racism"

"Hanwha Q Cells files new patent suits in Europe against Chinese rivals"

"S. Korea issues official guideline on animal experiments"

"World leaders call for global treaty for pandemic preparedness"

"N.K. leader's sister criticizes Moon for speech on recent missile launches"

"Park In-bee earns 1st LPGA win of season in California"

"Korean Air delays merger of Asiana to 2024"

"EXO's Chanyeol to begin mandatory military service"

"Janssen COVID-19 vaccine shows 67% efficacy, eligible for approval: panel"

"Moon replaces Cheong Wa Dae policy chief amid property-related controversy"

"Number of top 10 groups' units soars 17.5 pct over 5 years"

"S. Korea blanketed by extremely powerful yellow dust storm"

"Korea to institute vaccination leave beginning April 1"

"Moon replaces eight vice minister-level officials"

"Ultrafine dust density soars to 'very bad' level in greater Seoul"

"Seoul court orders N. Korea, leader Kim to pay damages to family of Korean War abductee"

"Disappointed with effort, S. Korean captain concedes defeat to Japan in football friendly"

"IMF sharply raises 2021 growth outlook for Korea to 3.6%"

"TV series 'Joseon Exorcist' terminated over history controversy"

"S. Korea to extend current social distancing measures for 2 weeks: PM"

"Seoul mayoral election campaign kicks off, with race heating up"

"Seoul's cherry blossom blooming begins on earliest date on record"

"Coupang says deceased courier new on the job and had health problems"

"Russian foreign minister calls for efforts to keep peace after North Korea's missile launches"

"National Assembly approves 15 tln-won extra budget to fight aftermath of COVID-19"

"Govt. data shows half of top public officials own land amid snowballing scandal"

"North Korea fires 2 unidentified projectiles into East Sea: JCS"

"Authorities rescue nine sailors from drifting ship"

"SKT partners with police to automatically block voice phishing calls"

"Korea reports record-low childbirths in January"

"K-pop act LOONA makes radio chart history with 'Star'"

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"UN adopts resolution on NK human rights for 19th consecutive year"

"Preorders for new K8 highest among all Kia sedans"

"Instant noodle makers see 2020 sales jump amid pandemic"

"N. Korea fired two cruise missiles off west coast Sunday: sources"

"Vaccination starts for S. Koreans aged 65 and older at nursing homes, hospitals"

"Police searching man who 'threw coffee at women for no reason'"

"Prosecutors seize ex-President Park's house over unpaid fines"

"Lotte advances into bio business, to acquire stake in Enzychem"

"Hyundai auto group forges partnership with Singapore's Singtel"

"Rose hits No. 70 on Billboard with debut single 'On the Ground'"

Oh Se-hoon wins bipartisan primary to become unified opposition candidate for Seoul mayoral election

"Moon gets AstraZeneca vaccine shot before joining G-7 summit in Britain"

"Korean midsized satellite launched into space"

​"Researchers develop eco-friendly biodegradable face mask"

"K-pop artists voice support for #StopAsianHate"

"S. Korea investigating new suspected case of bird flu, total now at 106"

"Runaway suspect nabbed in massive solar energy fraud case"

"Police raid LH regional office in land speculation probe"

"Moon's approval rating at all-time low of 34.1 pct: Realmeter"

"Big Hit Entertainment to change name to Hybe"

"Man found not guilty of murdering Cambodian wife"

"S. Korea, IDB agree to expand loan program for Latin America"

"Hyundai auto group partners with Woowa to develop autonomous delivery robots"

"LH officials summoned by police in widening probe on land speculation cases"

"S. Korea accelerates AstraZeneca vaccine rollout as EU regulator eases safety concerns"

"Gyeonggi rules out option to mandate foreign workers to present negative COVID-19 test results"

"U.S. trading card company under fire for violent caricature of BTS"

"Cherry blossom season begins on Jeju Island, in southern region"

"Kakao makes foray into car-sharing market through acquisition of No. 3 service operator"

"Expat community displeased with mandatory COVID-19 testing for foreign workers"

"N. Korea says will ignore contact from U.S. unless Washington withdraws hostile policies"

"South Korea, US begin 'two-plus-two' talks on North Korean strategy, alliance, global issues"

"S. Korea finds 123 new marine species since 2017"

"Vaccine producer SK Bioscience makes strong stock market debut"

"Samsung replaces Huawei in Canada as SaskTel’s 5G supplier"

"4 people of Korean descent killed in Atlanta shootings: foreign ministry"

"Investors turn backs on biotech firms following allegations of misconduct"

"(LEAD) S. Korea to limit excessive payments to livestreamers"

"Hyosung to equip airbags on Amazon’s self-driving cars"

"[#WeFACE] Best way to solve plastic problem? Just don’t use it"

"Naver expands clout in online and offline markets thru tie-up with Shinsegae"

"A person who died after getting AstraZeneca jab confirmed to have had blood clots: authorities"

"Poll shows former Seoul mayor has highest approval rating"

"Moon offers public apology over LH property speculation scandal"

"Powerful yellow dust storm to blow into Korea"

Hyundai Elevator unleashes new contactless button capable of entering target floor without pressing

"Card spending growth slows sharply in 2020 due to pandemic"

"Kakao founder pledges to donate half of assets"

"S. Korea, US to hold 'two plus two' meeting on alliance, N. Korea, China issues"

"Foreign residents left behind in COVID-19 information: study"

"Man arrested for killing over quarrel in online game"

"Investigation launched after Jeju Air flies with a damaged winglet"

"Police conduct raids against local lawmaker, public servants amid LH scandal"

"Moon's approval rating falls to five-week low"

"S. Korea estimated to have ranked 10th in 2020 global GDP rankings"

"BTS says Grammy nomination an 'unbelievable' experience, thanks fans for support"

"Tottenham's Son Heung-min suffers hamstring injury vs. Arsenal"

"S. Korea to expedite vaccinations under plan to inoculate 12 mln people by H1: PM"

"BOK posts record 2020 net income on higher gains from foreign assets"

"S. Korea to extend current social distancing measures for 2 weeks: PM"

"Coupang rival Market Kurly also eyes US IPO in 2021"

"Finance minister vows to draw up stern measures to root out land speculation"

"Korean e-commerce giant Coupang makes landmark US debut at NYSE"

"Seoul, central regions gripped by fine dust air pollution"

"SK Bioscience IPO draws record-high demand from retail investors"

"KakaoM, Spotify back on global licensing agreement after spat"

"S. Korea investigating 2 suspected cases of highly pathogenic bird flu"

"2 Korean War veterans receive French military decoration"

"S. Korea approves AstraZeneca vaccine for over-65s"

"Pyo Ye-jin replaces Lee Na-eun in 'Taxi Driver' following ostracism allegations"

"Coupang raises target price range ahead of NYSE listing"

"Naver, Kakao, Toss fail identification verification review"

"Banks' household loan growth slows in February"

"Coupang raises target price range ahead of NYSE listing"

"Traffic snarls downtown as city starts renovating Gwanghwamun Square"

"Ex-opposition leader Hwang Kyo-ahn signals return to politics"

"S. Korea to open new test bed for antivirus home products, promote exports"

"COEX to run Vietnam’s No.2 convention center as MICE industry takes off"

"67 indie music groups to perform for 5-day #saveourstages Korea"

"(News Focus) Tax hikes set to be on table amid rising debts"

"2021 F/W Seoul Fashion Week goes online from March 22"

"S. Korea uses Naver cloud to expand resource-sharing support program for SMEs"

"Dong-A Pharmaceutical under fire for sexism in recruitment practices"

"Polls show opposition only has chance if Seoul vote is two-horse race"

"LG Display, Disney promote OLED TV using animation film"

"LG Innotek joins hands with Microsoft for cloud-supporting 3D sensing cameras"

"Tottenham's Son Heung-min sets Premier League single-season record for goal combinations"

"S. Korea, U.S. reach defense cost-sharing agreement"

"Market Kurly under fire for blacklisting staff"

"Girl band (G)I-DLE shrinks size to five members after school bullying controversy"

"K-pop fans hung out to dry over Kakao-Spotify music licensing termination"

"South Korea approves Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine amid immunization push"

"Hyundai, LG Energy agree to split EV recall costs, reflect in Q4 results"

"279 caught for spreading disinformation on COVID-19 vaccines"

"BTS named Global Recording Artist of 2020"

"Avatar app Zepeto becomes playground for MZers"

"Affinity Equity set to acquire Korea’s top recruitment portal JobKorea"

"S. Korea's COVID-19 vaccinations ramp up amid safety woes"

"Two-star Army general relieved of command after North Korean man's border crossing"

"POSCO's lithium reserves in Argentina soar to $31 bn"

"Govt. to launch interagency probe team on LH officials' alleged"

"Consumer price growth at 1-year high in Feb."

"Gov't under fire for lax screening of ailing companies receiving support"

"KAI uses Israeli suicide drone technology to develop manned and unmanned teaming system"

"S. Korea to build state-run K-pop concert hall for unaffordable online performances"

"Gov't unveils additional support to virus-hit airlines"

"Seoul’s population falls below 10 million for first time in 32 years"

"Patient dies after receiving AstraZeneca vaccine at long-term care hospital"

"Defense chief, EU ambassador vow to boost security ties, defense exchanges"

"Foreigners employed by farms and fisheries receive immediate access to health insurance"

"SKT uses VR platform to hold non-face-to-face entrance ceremony for university freshmen"

"NPS may shed extra $21 bn Korean stocks to cut exposure"

"One killed, 94 injured in traffic accidents amid heavy snow"

"SKT, Uber unveil joint venture 'UT'"

"New school year starts amid hopes, concerns"

"Hundreds of K-pop songs disappear from Spotify"

"BTS wins Song of the Year, Best Pop Song Award at Korean Music Awards"

"Small rallies held in Seoul amid coronavirus concerns"

"Philip Morris Korea wins legal battle against tax authority over trademark fees"

"'Minari' wins best foreign film at Golden Globes"

"Moon says S. Korea ready to talk with Japan anytime"

"Korea marks Independence Movement anniversary amid pandemic"

"S. Korea, Switzerland agree to extend currency swap deal for 5 years"

"Exports recovery on roll in Feb. on chip sales, global vaccination projects"

"Hanwha Group Chairman Kim returns to management after 7 years"

"BLACKPINK members tapped as promoters for UN climate action campaign"

"New top Japanese envoy meets S. Korean vice FM amid protracted tensions"

"Researchers find new roundworm species near Dokdo"

"12-year-old boy accused of terrorist threat at Incheon airport"

"South Korea officially starts COVID-19 vaccination"

"S. Korea to extend current social distancing measures for 2 weeks: PM"

"S.Korea’s birth rate drops at faster pace to world’s lowest level"

"Hospitals, nursing homes prepare for vaccine shots as 1st batch of 1.5 mln doses begins to ship"

"US, S. Korea in consultation over Iranian assets locked in Seoul: Price"

"Can Chung's personal social media marketing succeed?"

"Koreas appear out of running for 2032 Olympics following IOC decision"

"SK hynix buys EUV scanners from Dutch firm to upgrade chip production"

"Star football player accused of sexually, physically assaulting teammates in elementary school"

"SK Holdings raises $1 bn from block sale of SK Biopharm shares"

"More fathers opt for parental leave amid changing culture and strong policy drive"

"Nearly 70 pct of S. Koreans in favor of bill on disqualifying convicted doctors"

"Vice FM says 'comfort women' tragedy must be addressed as 'universal human rights issue'"

"Steelmakers moving to rev up output on rising demand"

"Victims still reeling from traumatic past, yet bullies forgetful"

"What Seoul mayor candidates have to say on LGBTQ festival"

"S. Korea to begin inoculations this week, herd immunity by Nov. in question"

"Toss app operator faces lawsuit for fraudulent ads"

"S. Korea's 2020 growth ranks 3rd among major nations"

"Volleyball player retires after admitting to bullying allegations"

"Eco-friendly boom reaches entertainment industry"

"North Korean defectors sue unification minister for defamation"

"Less than half of Koreans willing to receive COVID-19 vaccine shots now: poll"

"Foreign ministry calls in Japanese diplomat over Tokyo's renewed Dokdo claims"

"Eight foreigners, 1 Korean test positive for COVID-19 after party at USFK member's home"

"Seoul stocks nearly flat late Mon. morning despite sound economic data"

"Blazes tear through forests in southeastern cities of Andong, Yecheon"

"Doctors' group threatens to strike over planned law change on medical license"

"KBS comes under fire for making Korean traditional music stages with Japanese castle"

"NPS commits $150m to global timberland in push for diversification"

"Hundreds of cafe, restaurant owners sue govt. over COVID-19 losses"

"Celltrion eyes developing COVID-19 vaccines"

"'When can I get my COVID-19 vaccine?': Korea's vaccination plan explained"

"Diplomats of S. Korea, U.S., Japan agree to closely cooperate on peninsula denuclearization, peace"

"State Department says Japan's wartime sexual slavery an egregious violation of human rights"

"Government, Hyundai, LG join hands to reuse dead batteries"

"S. Korea's NSC expresses concern about Myanmar situations"

"Founder of Korea’s top delivery app Baemin to donate over half his wealth"

"Independence fighter grandson ends Harvard archive donation talks over prof's comfort women claim"

"Liberal Korean lawmaker listed among Time's top 100 emerging leaders"

"S. Korea investigating 2 suspected cases of highly pathogenic bird flu"

"BTS agency Big Hit, Universal Music team up to find new K-pop boy band"

"Remains of Korean War soldier identified 12 years after excavation"

"Tiffany Young to star in musical 'Chicago'"

"Unmanned street cleaning vehicles deployed in Gwangju for test run"

"Over 110 workers from Namyangju factory infected with COVID-19"

"Seoul stocks slump late Wed. morning on tech, auto losses"

"5-star Jeju hotel under fire for transparent sauna windows"

"SK Telecom enters AI-based video security business"

"New virus cases bounce back to over 600 after Lunar New Year holiday"

"Korea's appellate court rejects Mitsubishi Heavy's appeals against asset seizure order"

"Hyundai auto group ties up with POSCO steel group for hydrogen business cooperation"

"Korean fried chicken brand reports all-time high earnings in 2020"

"Victim asks Seoul to bring wartime sex slavery issue to ICJ"

"Kim So-hyun, Ji Soo reunite on new series 'River Where the Moon Rises'"

"S. Korea's power generation falls for 2nd year in 2020 amid pandemic"

"S. Korea signs deals with Novavax, Pfizer to secure additional vaccines for 23 mln: PM"

"Inter-Korean reunification activist Paek Ki-wan dies at 88"

"Samsung shipyard wins $707 mln order to build five LNG-powered container ships"

"Police raid religious group over breach of virus rules"

"Seoul stocks open higher on tech gains"

"Cat tests positive for COVID-19 in Seoul's 1st case involving pet"

"Pro volleyball league rocked by bullying scandal involving star players"

"Korea holds back on AstraZeneca vaccine for over-65s"

"ITC backs LG in high-profile trade secret dispute, issues limited import ban on SK"

"COVID-19 drives down food poisoning cases to record low"

"One of sailors aboard S. Korean oil tanker seized in Iran returns home"

"Egg prices jump 27% this year amid outbreak of bird flu"

"Korea approves AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine for people aged 65 and older"

"South Korea claims top spot in 2020 global shipbuilding orders"

"U.S. Match Group acquires Seoul-based social discovery and video technology company"

"Regulator OKs taxi-hailing joint venture with Uber"

"BOK injects W4.75tr into financial sector ahead of holiday"

"Job loss largest in over 2 decades in January amid pandemic"

"Couple arrested for inflicting fatal abuse on live-in niece"

"Youn Yuh-jung of 'Minari' wins best supporting actress at US film critics award"

"Mando partners with self-driving software company to develop 3D Lidar, 4D imaging radar"

"SK, LG fail to resolve intellectual property disputes ahead of US ruling"

"FM Kang leaves office after years of daunting diplomatic tasks"

"Indonesian gets suspended sentence for escaping quarantine facility by digging hole under fence"

"3 Filipinos given prison terms for trafficking illicit drugs into Korea"

"Celltrion's Remsima SC lands in S. Korea"

"Hyundai auto group denies discussion with Apple about autonomous vehicles"

"S. Korea reports another suspected case of bird flu, total now at 87"

"New virus cases at over 2-month low on fewer tests, infection slowdown"

"Sri Lankan man gets 20 years in jail for trying to flee to North Korea after killing colleague"

"‘Space Sweepers’ debuts at No. 1 on Netflix"

"Coast Guard seizes 105 bln won worth of cocaine from ship in Busan"

"Foreign minister says vaccine hoarding will only lengthen pandemic"

"S. Korea's COVID-19 cases exceed 80,000 amid tough virus curbs"

"Top judge embroiled in suspicions of political bias"

"Hyundai Oilbank launches premium car wash service for busy workers"

"Korean pension funds on over 1-month Kospi selling streak"

"Myanmar coup pressures Korean banks"

"K-pop tweets hit 6.7 billion in 2020"

"Popularity of Safes for Home Use Soars"

"S. Korean pet food exports up sharply thanks to growing demand in Asia"

"Hyundai Motor, Kia post strong US sales on SUV, Genesis"

"Multiple errors lead to calls for cultural, historical awareness in K-pop"

"Moon, Biden agree to upgrade alliance, cooperate to promote peace, tackle global challenges"

"Immigration film 'Minari' nominated for best foreign language film at Golden Globes"

"Moon inspects coronavirus vaccine delivery system in mock drill"

"S. Korea to Build Public Big Data System by Combining All Government Data"

"Startups spice up Korean food export market"

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"Child rapist allowed to receive basic living allowance"

"Iran allows crew of seized Korean tanker to leave: reports"

"Gov't warns of 'herd behavior' in Korean financial markets"

"[Newsmaker] Cheong Wa Dae denounces ‘ideological offensive’ over ministry documents"

"BTS ranks among 10 best pop bands of all time on list by Esquire"

"Daejeon City adopts AI-based civil service kiosk capable of recognizing sign languages"

"YouTube enters K-pop streaming scene; competition heats up"

"Retail investors test Celltrion, HLB shares as Korea’s GameStop"

"S. Korea to offer info on 'virus-safe' restaurants via Kakao platform"

"Korean investors purchase W1.04 trillion worth of Tesla shares in January"

"Korean investors turn net sellers of GameStop shares"

"ICT firms battle for intellectual property rights in content biz"

"Govt. to review easing virus measures before Lunar New Year if situation stabilizes: PM"

"Number of female cabinet ministers shrinking"

"Most Liquid-type E-Cigarette Users Have Smoked in Non-smoking Areas"

"OTT service apologizes for children's animation containing adult video content"

"Naver plans over $1 bn bond issue in H1 to finance platform investment"

"BLACKPINK goes back to basics in first livestream concert"

"Cars dumped by foreigners become headache for Incheon airport"

"Samsung says fully ready for M&As; silent on US foundry plant"

"Competition heating up for hydrogen vehicles"

"Front-line medical workers to get 1st vaccinations next month, AstraZeneca's to be first"

"Remains of two Korean War soldiers returned to families after over 70 years"

"Singer IU tops song charts with new song 'Celebrity'"

"S. Korea unveils new strategy to cultivate cosmetics industry as global brand"

"Noisy neighbors a growing headache for people who stay home amid pandemic"

"BTS agency forges alliance with YG, Naver to promote K-pop thru integrated platform"

"LG, Qualcomm to cooperate in 5G platforms for connected cars"

"'Crash Landing on You,' BTS, 'Parasite' lead 'hallyu' popularity in 2020: report"

"PM: COVID-19 situation turns unstable again, new distancing levels to be fixed with prudence"

"Serial entrepreneur builds gateway for cloud services"

"Are Kakao chairman's children preparing for future succession?"

"Budget airline industry faces major changes with new players, merger"

"Amorepacific, Off-White unveil beauty collaboration for COVID-19 era"

"Sibling duo AKMU renews contract with YG Entertainment"

"SKC to spend $600 mn to build copper foil plant in Malaysia"

"Korean adoptees demand apology from President Moon"

"KT tests standalone 5G on commercial network"

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"S.Korean chem firms hasten shift to bioplastics amid China's plastic ban"

"Unmarried Couples Living Together Recognized as Official Families"

"Korea posts worst economic contraction since 1998; down 1%"

"[INTERVIEW] 'Samsung-Ericsson lawsuit could take longer'"

"Nation on alert as coronavirus cases linked to unauthorized school reported in other regions"

"S. Korea to remove import duties on eggs this week amid supply shortage"

"Chief of progressive minor party resigns over sexual harassment of party lawmaker"

"Moon's approval rating jumps to 43% after New Year's address: Realmeter"

"Pixar's animated film 'Soul' brings moviegoers back to theaters"

"Online Modern Hanbok Fashion Show Attracts 700,000 Views"

"Samsung remains tight-lipped on new US chip plant reports"

"K-pop female artists heat up competition in chart race with comebacks this month"

"Authorities on alert as mass virus outbreak infects 127 at missionary school"

"Korea ups subsidies for eco-friendly cars to speed up green push"

"Korean red ginseng sales boom amid pandemic"

"Delivery workers, employers reach agreement on preventing overwork"

"S.Korea's online fashion platform eyes global expansion"

"Why have K-pop dance practice videos become so popular?"

"Foreign ministry hails Biden's pledge to strengthen alliances"

"Korean language test for foreigners to take place 3 times abroad in 2021"

"Moon replaces foreign minister as Biden takes office"

S. Korea’s Jan. 1-20 exports up 10.6% on robust demand for chips, cars

"Man gets life sentence for killing girlfriend and her sister"

"Independent anti-corruption investigative body to begin operation"

"Naver to acquire web novel platform Wattpad for $593 mn"

"International students to be included in mandatory health insurance program"

"Moon sends congrats message to Biden, vows cooperation in peace drive"

"Kakao pushes data-based medical solutions further with LG Elec onboard"

"Kakao hit for mishandling customer data"

"Academic activist puts kimchi ad in NYT"

"Koreans defend kimchi, ssam against China"

"Wrapping up probe, prosecution dismisses most claims by Sewol ferry victims' families"

"Netflix sweeps S.Korean content market"

"COVID spread slows, with fewer than 400 new cases for 2nd day"

"Foreign residents left out of digital-oriented banking service"

"Samsung heir sent back to jail"

"S. Korea Requires Google, Facebook and 4 Others to Provide Stable Online Services"

"Korean pres puts an end to talk of pardoning ex presidents"

"POSCO acquires stake in Tanzania graphite mine to boost battery materials biz"

"S. Korean IOC member wins re-election as head of S. Korean Olympic body"

"[Newsmaker] Second episode of ‘Youn’s Stay’ records over 10% viewership rating"

"Another bout of heavy snow to hit South Korea"

"S. Korea extends current social distancing level for 2 weeks, eases restrictions on cafes, gyms"

"S.Korean chem firms look to specialty chemicals to drive growth"

"Woman arrested for allegedly abandoning newborn baby"

"Korea officially invited as guest nation to G-7 summit in Britain"

"BOK keeps key rate at record low as pandemic persists"

"Why treatments unlikely be 'game changer' in COVID-19 battle"

"Anger mounts over deepfake porn targeting Korean female celebs; more than 330,000 sign petition"

"Controversy grows over ‘real person slash’ sexualizing male K-pop idols"

"Hanwha invests $63.5 bn in K-pop copyright sharing platform Musicow"

"Chinese money flows into Korean culture industry amid streaming war"

"Korea requires major companies to disclose ESG activities from 2025"

"Police tracking down 3 suspects behind cash theft at Jeju casino"

"Top court upholds 20-year prison term for ex-President Park"

"Office workers uninterested in promotion"

"Vice FM calls for Qatar's support for release of seized S. Korean ship, crew"

Nexon’s holding co. NXC invests $16 mn in Elon Musk’s SpaceX

"CJ Cheiljedang to set up food production plant in South Dakota"

"Shincheonji leader found not guilty of hindering virus effort"

"Supreme Court to render final verdict in ex-President Park's corruption case"

"Govt. to lift development restrictions on military installation protection zones"

"Trial begins for abusive adoptive mother on murder charge"

"Korea’s 2020 job data worst since wake of 1997-1998 Asian financial crisis"

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"What did she do wrong?: Korea outraged over fatal child abuse case [VIDEO]"

"Hyundai Steel workers stage strike over wages"

"Amorepacific unveils AI-based cosmetics technology at CES 2021"

"S. Korea to invest over 380 bln won in smart farm tech through 2027"

"Moon's plan for free COVID-19 vaccination questioned"

"Seoul shells out record high of $11 bn in unemployment benefit in 2020"

"K-startup products sweep CES 2021 innovation awards honors"

Celltrion’s Covid-19 cure, AstraZeneca’s vaccine under emergency use review in Korea

"Soaring Demand in Cambodia for Korean Beverages"

"Coupang gets the green light for Nasdaq listing"

"WeMakePrice struggles to rebound without leader"

"Cafe owners to file for compensation from gov't over COVID-19 losses"

"Moon says all S. Koreans will be given free COVID-19 vaccines"

"Singer IU writes new history with another grand prize"

"Brokerages downgrade Q4 earnings outlook for major listed firms"

"Seoul to offer $3 bn credit insurance on Saudi's megaprojects"

"Childhood obesity on the rise during pandemic"

"New virus cases at over 1-month low on fewer tests, infection slowdown"

"LG Electronics inks partnership with esports firm Gen.G"

"CJ aims to enter Hollywood through Endeavor Content"

"Seoul stocks set another record high, key index tops 3,000 points"

"LG takes over controlling stake in US TV data analysis firm Alphonso"

"$13.4 mil. stolen from casino on Jeju Island"

"[Newsmaker] Seoul city government under fire for sexist tips for pregnant women"

"Shares of battery makers flying high on growth optimism"

"SK Group inks $1.5 bn deal to acquire US hydrogen fuel cell maker Plug Power"

"TV personality from DR Congo imprisoned for prostitution scam, assault"

"Will Yanolja attract investment from Carlyle?"

"Big-name Western Hit TV Series Set to be Remade in S. Korea"

"Kakao Enterprise exceeds $920 mn in enterprise value"

"Samsung unveils 2021 TV lineup with new Neo QLED TV"

"Kia unveils new logo and global brand slogan to ignite its bold transformation for the future"

"Cafe24 vs. Shopify: Introducing the South Korean market eCommerce Solution Provider."

"Cold wave, heavy snow alerts issued for most of South Korea"

"'Youn's Kitchen' to 'Youn's Stay,' TV show producer talks about changes after pandemic"

"Political circles seek heavier sentencing for child abuse"

"S. Korea's KOSPI tops 3,000 for 1st time in history"

"E-commerce giant eBay kicks off $4.6 bn sale of eBay Korea"

"More than 200 million people used Samsung's fitness app in 2020"

"Fitness Clubs Protest Against Govt’s Extension of Social Distancing Period"

"CJ Olive Young goes on Southeast Asia"

"S. Korea to provide 2 mln face masks to Korean War veterans in 22 countries"

"Live commerce app Grip posts over $22 mn in transactions"

"Ups and downs of Seoul's Majang Meat Market"

"Exports of kimchi hit all-time high through Oct. amid pandemic"

"Public anger intensifies over fatal child abuse"

"Naver to target global market with webtoons and live broadcasting"

"S.Korean unicorn companies line up for IPOs"

"As end to pandemic mask-wearing nears, Koreans scramble to arrange cosmetic surgery"

"Battery boom to drive POSCO Chem's $1.1 billion rights offering"

"Celltrion to release clinical study data of COVID-19 treatment next week"

"Kakao Pay files preliminary application to launch digital non-life insurer"

"Hyundai to build hydrogen fuel cell plant in China: sources"

"Korean companies sit on record dry powder, may open M&A floodgates"

"S. Korea's wine imports hit new high in 2020 amid coronavirus outbreak"

"Son Heung-min scores 100th goal with Tottenham"

"Imprisoned ex-presidents must show remorse for potential pardons: ruling party"

"S. Korean population falls for 1st time on record low births"

"Health ministry in hot seat over 'thoughtless' promotional video, leak of quarantine documents"

"S.Korea's stock market cap tops nominal GDP for the first time"

"Ban on private gatherings to be extended nationwide until Jan. 17"

"Kakao Bank wraps up $921 mn rights offering"

"KATUSA troops to be first Koreans to get vaccinated"

"Korea’s inflation ends 2020 at 0.5% gain, second year in near flat price range"

"Masks as fashion statement through art collaboration"

"Pandemic reshapes Korean wedding scenes"

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