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  1. [Editorial] Inflow of Chinese moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Korea Herald

    It is encouraging that foreign direct investment in the country has continued to increase. New FDI that was pledged to or arrived in Korea last year rose by 30.6 percent and 17.1 percent from the previous year, reaching highs of $19 billion and $11.52 billion, respectively.

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  2. Detroit Elecric: Exterior and Final Interior Designs for SP:01 Pure-Electric Sports Car RevealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | The Auto Channel

    January 6, 2015: Detroit Electric has revealed the confirmed interior and exterior designs of its SP:01 pure-electric sports car, the next significant step in the re-birth of the iconic electric vehicle brand. Pre-production prototypes are currently undergoing extensive testing at Detroit Electric's state-of-the-art production facility in Leamington Spa, UK, ahead of the start of production in early 2015.

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  3. Island purity delivering natural goodness to your skinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | The Star Online

    As a premier tourist destination and the largest volcanic island in South Korea, Jeju Island offers scenic beaches, waterfalls, cliffs and caves. This pristine island also recently won the Global Geopark certificate and was selected as one of the new seven wonders of nature.

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  4. Exterior Design, Pricing and Specification Announced for Detroit Electric SP:01 Electric Sports CarRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2015 | Great Reporter

    Detroit Electric has revealed the confirmed interior and exterior designs of its SP:01 pure-electric sports car, the next significant step in the re-birth of the iconic electric vehicle brand. Pre-production prototypes are currently undergoing extensive testing at Detroit Electric's state-of-the-art production facility in Leamington Spa, UK, ahead of the start of production in early 2015.

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  5. Ikegami to resume Asahi column as paper announces plan to regain public's confidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | The Japan Times

    The column will reappear in the newspaper from the Jan. 30 morning edition, Asahi Shimbun Co. said, as it announced an "action plan" meant to regain public confidence.

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  6. If Water is the new wine pairing Jeju 16 Water is in it to win itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Connoisseurs are taking the language of wine and bringing it to the modest water glass, hoping to elevate the conversation around the stuff most of us drink every day. There's more to it, experts say, than just sipping something that comes out of the tap, or from one of the mass-produced bottled waters on the market.

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  7. U.S. Sanctions Aim At N.Korean Arms Trade, Not Cyber TerrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Forbes.com

    I have reported from Asia since covering the "Year of Living Dangerously" in Indonesia, 1965-66, and the war in Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos in the late 1960s-early 1970s for newspapers and magazines, including the Chicago Tribune and the old Washington Star. I also wrote two books from that period, "Wider War: the Struggle for Cambodia, Thailand and Laos" and "Tell it to the Dead."

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  8. Will Korea get its fourth cardinal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Korea Herald

    Pope Francis attends a Vatican ceremony to appoint 19 new cardinals, including Seoul Archbishop Andrew Yeom Soo-jung, in February. Pope Francis is expected to name as many as 12 new cardinals in the coming days, and a Korean cleric may make the list, Vatican observers say.

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  9. Top Domestic Stories of the Year 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Chosun Ilbo

    Disasters and accidents dominated the news not just globally but in Korea in 2014, ranging from the horrific ferry disaster in April to the death of a construction worker just a few days before Christmas at the newly opened giant Lotte World shopping mall. On the political front, boosts from closer relationships between Seoul and Beijing were offset by President Park Geun-hye's mistakes in appointing key officials amid too much secrecy and failures to deal effectively with North Korea.

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  10. 2 dead, 4 missing in S Korean fishing boat fireRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | China Daily

    Two sailors were confirmed dead, with four missing, in a South Korean fishing boat fire accident that occurred on Tuesday morning, local media reported. The Munseong 103 caught fire in waters about five nautical miles northeast of South Korea's easternmost islets of Dokdo, called Takeshima in Japan, at about 5:13 a.m. local time , Yonhap News Agency reported citing the Ministry of Public Safety and Security.

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  11. North Korea's Fear of Free FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | TheDailyBeast.com

    American intervention in Korea has frequently sparked protests, especially over film. An examination of the complicated history of America and its movies in the Republic of Korea.

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  12. AirAsia X ordered to refund passenger, apply updated policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Korea Herald

    AirAsia X, a Malaysian long-haul budget carrier, was ordered to refund a customer and retroactively apply its updated refund policy by a local court Tuesday, more than a year after the discount carrier made changes to its former "no-refund" rule. In January, the plaintiff, only identified by his surname Nah, had lodged a lawsuit with Seoul Central District Court against AirAsia X, demanding a refund of the 4.5 million won in flight tickets he had bought but later canceled two months before the departure date.

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  13. Two killed in South Korean boat fireRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Two fishermen were killed and four went missing Tuesday after a fishing vessel caught fire off South Korea's easternmost islets of Dokdo. Six crewmen, including the captain of "Munseong 103" were rescued, but two of them died soon after, officials said.

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  14. Two dead, 4 others missing in fishing boat fire off DokdoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | Korea Herald

    Two fishermen died and four others went missing Tuesday after a fishing vessel caught fire off South Korea's easternmost islets of Dokdo, the safety ministry said. The fire on the Munseong 103 occurred around 5:13 a.m. some 5 nautical miles northeast of the Dokdo islets, the Ministry of Public Safety and Security said.

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  15. Golf wunderkind unwinds in KoreaRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | English Dong-A

    Golf wunderkind unwinds in Korea . DECEMBER 30, 2014 03:33. . Golf prodigy Lydia Ko, 17, will most likely find this waning year of 2014 a memorable one.

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  16. 'Comfort women' politics in Japan, Korea, U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | The Japan Times

    Why has the wartime existence of "comfort women" gained such notoriety in recent years? I'd suggest three causes: Japan's retroactive bad conscience; South Korean politics, internal and external; and the unwarranted U.S. propensity to be a moral scold. Upon Japan's defeat in 1945, the U.S. Occupation told Japan to abolish "legalized" prostitution.

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  17. BEIJING: Rich Chinese emigrating as investorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | Asia News Network

    An increasingly large number of Chinese have been emigrating to other countries under "investment immigrant" programmes in which permanent resident status is granted to foreign nationals investing a certain level of money in the countries. There are many instances where wealthy Chinese, who have increased in number due to China's economic growth, emigrate seeking better living conditions in other countries.

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  18. Gov't to allow duty-free shopping centers in Seoul, Jeju next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | Korea Herald

    The government is expected to approve the opening of new duty-free shopping centers in Seoul and Jeju Island next year to cater to growing tourist demand, officials sources said Monday. The government sources said that if approval is given for the shopping centers in the capital city, it would mark the first such decision in 15 years.

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  19. Nissan Leaf makes Korean debut on JejudoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | Korea Herald

    The Nissan Leaf, the world's best-selling electric vehicle, made its Korean debut on Tuesday, with the first batch of 15 vehicles delivered to customers living on the southern island of Jejudo. Launched in late 2010, the full-electric five-door hatch has sold more than 147,000 units globally.

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  20. Why North Korea Hates Sony, 'The Interview' -- On-Target, Crazy Satire On Kim RegimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | Forbes.com

    I have reported from Asia since covering the "Year of Living Dangerously" in Indonesia, 1965-66, and the war in Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos in the late 1960s-early 1970s for newspapers and magazines, including the Chicago Tribune and the old Washington Star. I also wrote two books from that period, "Wider War: the Struggle for Cambodia, Thailand and Laos" and "Tell it to the Dead."

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