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  1. Language Tests Make Life Tough for Cross-Cultural CouplesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Chosun Ilbo

    The Justice Ministry tightened visa standards in April last year for foreign women who marry Korean men and started requiring them to pass Korean language tests to obtain visas to come here. The aim was to stem the chronic marital strife resulting from communication problems that has led to many of migrant wives seeking refuge in shelters.

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  2. Hanjin's Subic Shipyard Wins Bid for Six BoxshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Marine News

    HANJIN Heavy Industries & Construction -Phil's Subic Shipyard hit the jackpot bids. On April 20, the company said that it signed a deal to build six 11,000-TEU containerships for European and Asian shipping companies.

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  3. Dreaming Eurasia railroad line that runs across SiberiaRead the original story

    Thursday | English Dong-A

    ... transcontinental railroad project is drawing attention. It is the Eurasia rail line that starts in Busan, South Korea, passing through North Korea and Siberia, and reaches Europe. If the back-bone logistics system is restored to connect the European ...

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  4. Other groups hotels should also targetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Straits Times

    I APPLAUD the hotels' initiative in trying to market Singapore to boost tourism here . Besides holding marketing campaigns in second-tier markets, such as Kochi in India and Busan in South Korea, our hotels should also target and cater to the following groups of customers.

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  5. Airbus turns to Korean manufacturer to supply A330neo SharkletRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Air Transport World

    Airbus has selected Korean Air Aerospace Division , the manufacturing division of the Korean Air Group, to supply the new Sharklet wingtip for the A330neo . KAL-ASD will manufacture the new composite wingtip devices at its Busan facility and supply them to Airbus's Toulouse final assembly line.

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  6. On the three factors of "the Miracle on the Han River"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Day

    Vasyl MARMAZOV: "An important component of success was a political will of the leadership, which managed to clearly formulate a program of reforms and involve the majority of the society in its realization" South Korea is quite justly considered to be a miracle on the Han River, because this country over 50 years has practically risen from ashes after the war of 1950-53. Everyone can make sure of this by visiting the state.

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  7. S'pore hotels take action to boost tourist numbersRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Nation

    Five major hotel companies in Singapore are taking matters into their own hands to boost the dwindling number of tourists here, and to protect their own rice bowls. The hotel groups and GTA - a firm that helps them sell their rooms to travel agents abroad - have put aside a total of S$2 million to drive their own overseas marketing campaign featuring 22 of their hotels.

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  8. Why Burger King Gave These Funny Sleep Masks To Korean CommutersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Advertising Age

    Register to become a member today. You'll get the essential information you need to do your job better, including South Korea is one of the most sleep-deprived countries out there.

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  9. South Korea gains more nuclear leewayRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Asia News Network

    South Korea clinched a newly revised civilian atomic energy accord with the US on Wednesday, paving the way for a more stable supply of nuclear fuel, better management of used rods, related research and future exports of reactors. The preliminary signing followed four years and seven months of grueling negotiations since their launch in October 2010.

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  10. Korea gains more nuclear leewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Korea Herald

    Korea clinched a newly revised civilian atomic energy accord with the U.S. on Wednesday, paving the way for a more stable supply of nuclear fuel, better management of used rods, related research and future exports of reactors. The preliminary signing followed four years and seven months of grueling negotiations since their launch in October 2010.

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  11. Korean 'war criminal' seeks redress from JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Japan Times

    Seventy years after the end of World War II, a 90-year-old South Korean who was convicted of war crimes continues to seek justice and compensation from the Japanese government. As a young boy, Lee Hak-rae helped with his family's farming work on the Korean Peninsula during Japan's colonial rule.

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  12. 'I don't like the Indian style of acting'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Rediff.com

    After working on Mr India and Sagar , Partho Sen-Gupta left to study filmmaking in France at 26. He returns with the dark and moody Sunrise . artho Sen-Gupta worked as an art director on major Bollywood films in the 1980s before he went to France to study direction.

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  13. Arirang Prime2015-04-22Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Arirang TV

    Over half a century in Brazil In the history of emigration to other countries, South Koreans who have gone to Brazil have succeeded the most in adjusting to life in a new country. It has now been 50 years since the first Koreans have emigrated to Brazil.

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  14. Nine finance hubs of the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | CNN

    ... Europe and Africa. This picture is based on local authorities' plans for the city's financial center. Busan, South Korea, has traditionally operated in Seoul's shadow. In a Global Financial Center Index questionnaire, international finance ...

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  15. Two Days, One NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Flanders Image

    Kadir Balci's Marry Me and Lucifer , directed by Gust Van den Berghe have been selected for Valladolid's upcoming International Film Festival . Two shorts, Bad Hunter , directed by Sahim Omar Kalifa, and Deben Van Dam's The Way of All Flesh , are also in competition, while the animation film collection 12 Minutes About Peace will be shown out of competition.

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  16. AlleluiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Flanders Image

    Based on real-life events in 1940's America, this is the story of young nurse Martha Beck, who placed a lonely-hearts advertisement, and Raymond Fernandez, the thieving lothario who replied and who destroyed her life. Halfway , Waste Land , Labyrinthus and Violet have all been selected for the Cleveland International Film Festival .

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  17. Rotterdam and Singapore Ports' Pact on ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Marine News

    Andrew Tan, MPA Chief Executive, and Allard Castelein, President and CEO of the Port of Rotterdam Authority signing the Memorandum of Understanding : The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore and the Port of Rotterdam Authority have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to exchange information on marine services and jointly collaborate on research and development in the areas of service efficiency and optimisation, and new developments in the maritime and port sectors.

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  18. "Jalaler Golpo" at Fajir FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | The Daily Star

    After winning the debutant director's award in Jaipur International Film Festival in India last February, Abu Shahed Emon's work "Jalaler Golpo" has been selected for the Fajir International Film Festival to be held in Tehran, Iran, from April 25. The Fajir Festival has been playing a key role in shaping aspiring filmmakers in Iran and the choice of Emon's movie out of entries of over 80 countries is considered significant. Meanwhile, the film, produced by Impress Telefilm, has got the Censor Board's clearance without any cuts and is expected to hit theatres in Bangladesh in the middle of this year, according to the director.

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  19. Bolivia, Korea to boost trade, exchangesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Korea Herald

    The Bolivian Embassy held a reception on April 10, two weeks ahead of the 50th anniversary of diplomatic ties, to mark the official launch of an organization for trade and investment here. The G-Ocean group, which deals with international trade and provides consulting for overseas businesses, has organized various cultural and commercial events between the two countries since last year.

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  20. At Lexus, the chief still defends that spindle grilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Automotive News

    Tokuo Fukuichi, executive vice president of Lexus, with the Lexus LF-NX crossover concept and its spindle grille at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September 2013. Consumers get used to polarizing styling cues, he says.

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