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  1. For Hong Kong, a chill sets in as rich China tourists shop elsewhereRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Reuters

    Chinese tourists are rapidly deserting Hong Kong, leaving retailers who built businesses around once insatiable demand from mainland neighbours with bigger but emptier stores and squeezing the whole city's visitor-dependent economy. With cross-border tensions exacerbated by pro-democracy Hong Kong protests, tour groups visiting Hong Kong from China plunged about 80 percent in early March.

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  2. Journeys International Expands Offerings into South KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | PRWeb

    Korea has been inhabited for over 5,000 years, making it one of the oldest Asian civilizations. Travelers will encounter strong flavors of an ancient culture that influence the country's distinctive modern character."

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  3. Business Traveler: Will Ryanair Push Down Transatlantic Airfares?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Skift

    Transatlantic routes are the airlines' most profitable. Don't think they're going to accept Ryanair's entry without a fight.

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  4. Competition heats up among budget carriersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Korea Herald

    Competition in South Korea's budget airline industry is heating up as rival carriers are eager to increase their flight routes or raise more money for business expansion. Among the big players, Jin Air has laid out aggressive expansion plans while Jeju Air is strengthening its top position with an initial public offering in the fourth quarter.

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  5. The new ugly Americans? Video of pushy Chinese tourists goes viralRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Seattle Times

    Thai model Duangjai Phichitamphon was waiting in line at a South Korean airport when, based on her account, a swarm of Chinese tourists overwhelmed the orderly queue she was standing in. Instead of taking a deep breath, Phichitamphon decided to produce a video rant.

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  6. HBV genotype C HBeAg seroconversion rate 'negligible'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Medical News

    Patients with chronic hepatitis B virus genotype C infection who are positive for hepatitis B e antigen should not delay antiviral treatment in the hope of seroconversion, Korean researchers recommend. Over 6 months, just one of 90 patients, all of whom had HBV DNA levels above 20,000 IU/mL and alanine aminotransferase levels more than twice the upper limit of normal, showed both spontaneous loss of HBeAg and detection of anti-HBe, reports the team from Jeju National University School of Medicine.

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  7. Cherry blossoms expected to hit peak bloom in Jeju late MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | English Dong-A

    Cherry blossoms expected to hit peak bloom in Jeju late March . MARCH 13, 2015 07:14.

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  8. Some of the World's Weirdest Amusement ParksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Neatorama

    Image Source Love Land is an amusement park designed with adults in mind. Located on the South Korean island of Jeju, the park was erected in 140 sculptures of people in a variety of sexual positions, phallic statues, labia made of stone, and other adult material.

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  9. Your Short (But Not Too Short) Introduction to The Phallic Travel TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Jaunted

    The moment the phallus showed it's skin to the Welsh countryside, it became an instant tourist attraction. Whether the work derives from skillful gardeners or an unfortunate snow melt is still uncertain.

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  10. Asiana outlines strategy for new LCC Seoul AirRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Air Transport World

    South Korea-based Asiana Airlines will launch a second low-cost carrier , Seoul Air, later this year. The LCC will concentrate on Japanese and other regional international destinations.

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  11. Pakistan Executing Death Row Prisoners In War On TerrorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 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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  12. SEOUL: Asiana to launch 2nd budget airlineRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | Asia News Network

    Asiana Airlines, South Korea's No. 2 airliner, is poised to set up its second low-cost air carrier this year, company officials said Monday.

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  13. Gone West: Air Force Colonel Dean HessRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | Aero-News Network

    The family of retired Air Force Colonel Dean Hess has confirmed that he passed away last Monday at his home near Dayton, Ohio at the age of 97. Hess learned to fly at an early age, and as a young minister, barnstormed in a Piper Cub spreading the gospel in the Midwest until the U.S. was drawn into WWII. He enlisted in the Aviation Cadet Program.

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  14. From South Korea to ParrsboroRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | Amherst Daily News

    Garyeong Kim is back in South Korea, but the difference she made in the lives of Parrsboro Regional Elementary School's staff and students is still being felt here. The international teaching intern was a part of the school for more than six weeks this winter, helping out in all of the classrooms, teaching the students about her culture and learning from them about ours.

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  15. Korean mermaidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Weekend Balita

    March is Global Women's Month . March 8th is International Women's Day when we celebrate the social, economic and political achievements of women past, present and future.

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  16. Two heroines honored in U.S. for sacrifices in Sewol-ho tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Arirang TV

    It's a medal they will never wear. Two young women who sacrificed their lives to save passengers on the ill-fated Sewol-ho ferry were awarded gold medallions at a chapel in Philadelphia on Sunday for their acts of bravery in last year's disaster.

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  17. Asiana to launch 2nd budget airlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Korea Herald

    Asiana Airlines, South Korea's No. 2 airliner, is poised to set up its second low-cost air carrier this year, company officials said Monday.

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  18. SEOGWIPO, Jejudo Island: Renault Samsung jump-starts electric taxi market with EVRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | Asia News Network

    Visitors to the 2015 Jeju International Electric Expo take a look at the taxi version of the SM3 Z.E., Renault Samsung's EV brand, Friday. Renault Samsung Motor, the Korean unit of French automaker Renault S.A., will enter the electric taxi market with the SM3 Z.E., its sedan-type EV, ahead of its rivals, in an effort to retake its market leadership in the local zero-emission car market.

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  19. Asian casinos go all-out to lure Chinese gamblersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    Casinos from South Korea to Australia are going all-out to woo the Chinese gamblers scared away from Macau by Beijing's anti-graft crackdown At the oceanfront Ramada Plaza hotel on South Korea's Jeju island, about 100 Chinese gamblers huddle around felt-topped tables, wagering as much as five million won at baccarat. Shouts in Putonghua - "Beautiful!", "Good!" - ring out as bettors with winning hands slam their cards on the green table-tops.

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  20. Renault Samsung jump-starts electric tax...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | Korea Herald

    Renault Samsung Motor, the Korean unit of French automaker Renault S.A., will enter the electric taxi market with the SM3 Z.E., its sedan-type EV, ahead of its rivals, in an effort to retake its market leadership in the local zero-emission car market. SM3 Z.E. was the best-selling EV model in Korea in 2013, but was pushed into the second spot last year by Kia Motors' Soul EV.

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