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52 min ago | The Lebanon Daily News

10 Things to Know for Today

In this photo taken on Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, an employee of Daegyo, the dog meat restaurant, shows a dog meat before serve to customers at a restaurant in Seoul, South Korea.

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52 min ago | Korea Herald

Seoul slams Abe over war condolence

South Korea on Thursday expressed "deep" concerns over Japan's repeated moves to deny its wartime atrocities as Tokyo's prime minister reportedly sent a message earlier this year to a ceremony to honor its war dead.

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52 min ago | Philly.com

Dog meat fades in S. Korea

For more than 30 years, chef and restaurant owner Oh Keum-il built her expertise in cooking one traditional South Korean delicacy: dog meat.

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5 hrs ago | Business Times

Seoul: Shares pare gains to end flat, won steady as intervention eyed

The Korea Composite Stock Price Index ticked 0.04 per cent higher to close at 2,075.76 points.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

Hyundai Kia auto group hit by fresh strikes

Thousands of workers at Hyundai Kia Automotive Group downed tools to push for wage reform; action would cost company more than US$100 million .

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International Business Times

OnePlus One vs. iPhone 4S: Specs And Price Comparison In Australia

An employee poses as he holds Apple's iPhone 4s and Samsung's Galaxy S III at a store in Seoul August 24, 2012.

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Reuters

"Birdman" opens Venice, Fox brings "Turtles" to Seoul

The day's top showbiz news and headlines including ''Birdman'' opens the Venice Film Festival, Megan Fox promotes ''Turtles'' in Seoul, and Neil Young reportedly files for divorce.

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The Big Lead

Megan Fox Threw Out a First Pitch in South Korea

Megan Fox is in Seoul to promote the release of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles tomorrow .

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NEWS.com.au

The nation breeding itself into extinction

YOU don't have to be JLO or Eva Mendes to snare a committed and adorable younger fella.

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Korea Herald

Documents show Japan's wartime sex slav...

The following is the fourth in a series of articles on Japan's wartime sexual enslavement of Asian women on the occasion of the 61st anniversary of the foundation of The Korea Herald on Aug. 15. - Ed.

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Suria

Toxic chemicals hit North Korean workers...

Scores of North Korean workers employed by South Korean factories at a joint industrial complex have fallen sick after possible exposure to toxic chemicals, sparking criticism from Pyongyang, Seoul officials said Wednesday.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Ferry disaster casts long shadow over South Korea economy

South Korea's ferry disaster in April is still casting a cloud over the economy, with the effect on consumer spending lasting longer than expected, the central bank said Wednesday .

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Chosun Ilbo

Asian Games Athletes' Village Unveiled

Organizers of the Asian Games in Incheon gave journalists a sneak peak at the athletes' village on Tuesday.

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The Washington Post

a Medical wavea lures Chinese to Korea for nips and tucks

All around the southern Seoul district of Gangnam - the area of conspicuous consumption made famous by the hit song "Gangnam Style" - Chinese women walk down the street with bandages over their faces and around their heads.

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Chosun Ilbo

Ferry Owner's Body Handed Over to His Family

Police on Monday handed over the body of ferry owner Yoo Byung-eon to his family.

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Swindon Business News

Ambassador to highlight trade opportunities in fast-growing, tech-savvy South Korea

West firms will be able to learn about commercial opportunities in one of the world's fastest-growing economies when the British Ambassador to South Korea visits the region next week.

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Daily Mail

Megan Fox sizzles in a strapless mini dress at Seoul premiere of...

Megan Fox sizzles in a strapless mini dress at Seoul premiere of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles... as she insists her character is more than just a sexy sidekick She is making a career comeback with the big screen adaptation of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Megan Fox is pulling out all the stops.

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IcSuttoncoldfield

Oxo and Olivia enjoy their first days in the new surroundings of Seoul

While their four-legged colleagues in Birmingham are more accustomed to helping officers sniff out weapons, drugs, cash, stolen items or explosives, two-year-old spaniels Olivia and Oxo have made the 5,500 mile journey to Asia to sniff-out destructive insects plaguing South Korea's public buildings.

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Korea Herald

Korea's agricultural community revival movement goes global

South Korea's iconic community development movement - Saemaul Undong - is to be expanded to developing countries in a joint effort with the International Fund for Agricultural Development, according to a top banker on Tuesday.

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Korea Herald

[Newsmaker] Daewoo founder says break-up was wrong

More than a decade after the collapse of Daewoo Group in 1999, the group founder and former chairman Kim Woo-choong has stepped out of the shadows to promote a book telling the "real story" about what caused the group to fall.

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