Monday Feb 17
Tanker involved in S. Korea oil spill offloads oil
A tanker run by Singapore's Ocean Tankers completed the offloading of 278,000 tonnes of oil in the sea off South Korea over 15 days after the vessel had collided with a pipeline as it prepared to berth, causing an oil spill.
Another Massive Oil Spill off Busan
Some 237,000 liters gushed into the sea after a Liberian-registered freighter collided with an oil tanker on Saturday.
Key Resolve Exercies: What is the annual joint military drills?
The two Koreas are holding high-level talks at the truce village of Panmunjom this Wednesday morning.
S.Korea's GS Caltex restarts 48,000-bpd Yeosu unit after fire
GS Caltex Corp restarted a 48,000 barrels per day continuous catalyst regeneration unit at its Yeosu refinery on Friday evening, sources said on Monday.
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SEOUL: S. Korea's fisheries chief sacked over oil spill
South Korean President Park Geun-hye on Thursday sacked Minister of Oceans and Fisheries Yoon Jin-sook over her controversial conduct in dealing with the oil spill in Yeosu, South Jeolla Province.