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  1. New Boeing Avionics Facility to enhance ROKAF readiness, affordabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Aerotech News And Review

    Boeing formally opened a new avionics maintenance and repair center in the Yeongcheon Industry District of Daegu-Gyeongbuk Free Economic Zone May 28. The 10,000 square-foot facility will test and repair aircraft electrical systems, reducing repair times and yielding significant inventory cost savings for the Republic of Korea Air Force. The new facility underlines both Boeing's growing role as a global enterprise and its participation in the growth of the domestic Korean aerospace sector.

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  2. Travel BitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Korea Herald

    Korail Tourism Development is gearing up to promote its nationwide rail cruise called Haerang in an effort to attract more foreign tourists during the summer. The Haerang cruise express offers three-day and two-day tourism programs enabling travelers to see Korea's beautiful landscapes while staying overnight in the train's hotel-style rooms.

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  3. Rus in urbe reduxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Economist

    IN LEIPZIGER TOR, people are giving way to grass, flowers and potatoes. So many prefabricated 1950s apartment buildings have been razed in this working-class district of Dessau-Rosslau, a city in eastern Germany, that the plants receive all the light and rain they need.

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  4. USS Lassen Conducts Multilateral Exercises with Allied NaviesRead the original story

    Wednesday May 27 | San Diego NewsCape

    Busan, Republic of Korea - The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Lassen and ships from the Republic of Korea Navy conducted separate one-day multilateral naval exercises with France and Turkey in the waters south of the Korean peninsula May 23 and 25. The exercises, conducted with French frigate FS Aconit May 23 and Turkish frigate TCG Gediz May 25, were designed to increase maritime interoperability and strengthen long-standing partnerships with these participating United Nations Sending States. France and Turkey are two of the 17 nations that have reaffirmed their national commitment as Sending States to the United Nations Command with a promise to return to Korea should the armistice agreement fail.

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  5. [Kim Myong-sik] - Advanced' Republic of Korea, our still elusive goalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Korea Herald

    A businessman friend of mine who serves as the honorary consul general in Seoul for a Latin American country said during a recent dinner, "Korea needs to have a more tolerant politics befitting a 'sonjinguk' ." He may have ranked his country on the advanced level in comparison with the foreign country he is connected to by his consular title.

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  6. An early endosome regulator, Rab5b, is an LRRK2 kinase substrateRead the original story

    Wednesday May 27 | Journal of Biochemistry

    1Institute for Brain Science and Technology, Inje University, Gaegumdong, Busanjingu, Busan, South Korea; 2InAm Neuroscience Research Center, Sanbon Medical Center, College of Medicine, Wonkwang University, Sanbondong, Gunposhi, Gyeonggido, South ...

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  7. S. Korea's seaport cargo shrinks 0.6 pct on-year in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Korea Herald

    Cargo processed at South Korean seaports inched down from a year earlier last month, the government said Wednesday, apparently reflecting a recent drop in the country's exports. In April, cargo handled at the country's seaports came to 117.68 million tons, down 0.6 percent from the same month last year, according to the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries.

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  8. S. Korean hoops coach suspected of manipulating gamesRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | USA Today

    South Korean police plan to question a high-profile basketball coach over allegations that he manipulated games he coached to make money from gambling. Seoul police official Kim Seong-woon said Wednesday they will investigate claims that former Busan KT Sonicboom head coach Chun Chang-jin borrowed 300 million won from a loan shark to place bets on illegal gambling sites on five games he coached between February and March.

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  9. Drink tap water? - No way,' say KoreansRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | Asia News Network

    Han Eun-suk, a 53-year-old housewife in southern Seoul, is meticulous in selecting her cooking ingredients, especially water. She never drinks tap water, citing an unpleasant chemical smell and safety concerns.

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  10. Basketball: Korean coach in match-fixing probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | The Straits Times

    Police in South Korea are investigating a coach over allegations of possible match-fixing in the country's basketball league , the Yonhap news agency reported. Police in Seoul said Chun Chang Jin, the current coach of Anyang KGC, allegedly bet against his previous team, Busan KT Sonicboom, when he was coaching them in February and March.

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  11. Kumho Asiana Group to buy back bus operator for W415 blnRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Korea Herald

    Kumho Asiana Group, the parent company of South Korea's No. 2 air carrier, said Tuesday it will buy Kumho Buslines Co., its former intercity bus transportation arm, for 415 billion won , as it takes a step closer to restoring itself to the conglomerate it was before its liquidity crisis.

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  12. Police investigating basketball coach over match-fixing allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Korea Herald

    Police said Tuesday they're investigating an active professional basketball coach over match-fixing allegations. Seoul police said the coach, Chun Chang-jin of the Anyang KGC in the Korean Basketball League , allegedly bet against his own team and inserted bench players in the second half of games to ensure the team would lose.

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  13. 3 arressted over carbon fiber exportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | NHK World

    Japanese police have arrested the chairman and 2 other executives of a trading house in western Japan on suspicion of illegally exporting carbon fiber to China. Shipments of the material are heavily restricted due to its potential military applications.

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  14. Fish, fruit and veg in S Korea's marketsRead the original story

    Monday May 25 | BBC News

    Ben Weller is an American photographer based in South Korea and has been documenting the country's markets like this one in Busan.

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  15. The Eurasian railway and Korea-China underwater tunnelRead the original story

    Monday May 25 | English Dong-A

    The Eurasian railway and Korea-China underwater tunnel . MAY 26, 2015 07:21. . The OSJD Seoul Railway Summit and International Freight Conference will be held in Seoul for three days from Tuesday.

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  16. Let's have shabu-shabuRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Sun-Star

    SHABUNIKU Korean Restaurant at 12th St. Bacolod has reopened and is friendlier than ever. The restaurant is cozier with its pared down-space, and its prices and menu are meant to send an "annyeong haseyo!" not only for lunch or dinner but also for merienda.

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  17. Korean Transport Ministry pushes for aircraft age limitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Air Transport World

    Korea's Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport is urging all Korean aircraft operators to replace or mothball all aircraft that are more than two decades old. MLIT said that eight of the country's carriers had signed an MOU in which they "voluntarily agreed to replace all their aircraft that are 20 years old or older."

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  18. App offers cheap lodging, fast bookingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Korea Herald

    Urban dwellers have, at least once, dreamed of taking a spontaneous trip with little or no planning. Kim Ka-young, cofounder of Bonbonlab, the developer of hotel booking application Hotel Now, was one of them.

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  19. Around the HotelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Korea Herald

    JW Marriott Hotel Seoul will be hosting the Grand Gala Dinner, a collaboration among seven international star chefs, at 7 p.m. on May 28. The chefs are in Korea for this year's Culinary Art event, a 12-day event running from May 18-30 at the JW Marriott. Professor Han Bok-jin, a master chef of traditional Korean cuisine, will begin the Grand Gala Dinner with a selection of appetizers made with premium ingredients such bamboo shoots and mullet roe.

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  20. Would Samsung Thunders be healed up from its scar by worst performance?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | English Dong-A

    Would Samsung Thunders be healed up from its scar by worst performance? . MAY 22, 2015 07:15.

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