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  1. Global cities vow stronger climate change effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Korea Herald

    Representatives of more than 200 cities from around the world are gathering to pledge stronger efforts against climate change at a global environment assembly to be held in Seoul from Wednesday. Seoul City is hosting the five-day International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives World Congress 2015 at Dongdaemun Design Plaza, eastern Seoul, in an aim to urge better cooperation for a sustainable future.

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  2. Parents of children lost on sunken ferry still seek truthRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Thanh Nein News

    Jang Sun Bok holds a photo of her son, Jun Woo, who died on the Sewol ferry last year for a photograph at her home in Ansan, South Korea, on Friday, March 6, 2015. The photo of Jang Sun Bok's son resembles so many others taken by high school students on the Sewol ferry as it sank last year: A boy wearing a life jacket, smiling and flashing a V-sign in the cabin of the listing ship.

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  3. SEOUL: Park considers salvage of SewolRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2015 | Asia News Network

    South Korean President Park Geun-hye on Monday urged officials to seriously consider recovering the sunken ferry Sewol after collecting opinions from victims' families, experts and technical staff. "If we come to a conclusion that salvaging the ship is possible technically, we will actively review recovering the ship by gathering opinions from the families of the missing people and from experts," she said at a meeting with senior secretaries, adding that relevant ministries and agencies have been conducting technical analyses of how to salvage the sunken ferry.

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  4. ROK's popularity surges among China's outbound touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | China Daily

    The latest statistics from the China National Tourism Administration show that more than 6.1 million Chinese tourists visited South Korea last year, and that for the first time, the number of tourists traveling between the two countries reached 10 million. Additionally, figures from Ctrip, China's largest travel agency, show that South Korea has for the first time replaced Thailand as the most popular Chinese outbound tourism destination.

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  5. Japan has China to thank for its cherry blossoms, says ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    A Chinese official has opened a new front in Beijing's perennial war of words against historic rival Japan, this time over cherry blossoms. China and Japan have been exchanging barbs recently over the ownership of a group of islets in the East China Sea.

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  6. Seoul to host ICLEI World CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | Korea Herald

    Seoul City will host an environment assembly of the world's largest municipality network this week in an aim to support inter-city ties and boost better cooperation for a sustainable future, officials said Sunday. The Seoul Metropolitan Government will hold the International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives World Congress 2015 at Dongdaemun Design Plaza, eastern Seoul, from Wednesday.

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  7. Cherry blossom from Japan? Not budding likely, say ChineseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | NWAonline

    Countries in East Asia continually squabble over everything from history textbooks to empty rocks in the sea. So it shouldn't be surprising that the beautiful spectacle of cherry blossom season is also a matter of nationalist dispute.

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  8. Airline News-April 3, 2015Read the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | Air Transport World

    Singapore Airlines has denied reports it is considering buying into Hong Kong Airlines . The Singapore flag carrier recently entered into talks with Korean LCC Jeju Air , but says it is not looking to buy into the China-based carrier.

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  9. Korean low-cost carriers change strategyRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2015 | Air Transport World

    South Korean low-cost carriers will need to change their strategy as the market matures, T'way Air president and CEO Hahm Chul-ho said. T'way Air is the country's longest established LCC.

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  10. Iran Nuclear Deal: Bad News To Republicans, Israel, North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 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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  11. On this day -- April 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | North Texas e-News

    April 3 is the 93rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar . There are 272 days remaining until the end of the year.

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  12. PM vows efforts to console victims of Jeju uprisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Korea Herald

    Prime Minister Lee Wan-koo vowed Friday that the government will strive to console those hurt by the bloody uprising on the southern island of Jeju more than a half-century ago, a tragedy that had long gone unacknowledged. At least 14,032 Jeju islanders were killed by brutal government suppression of the April 3 rebellion waged in 1948 against the elections that were held only in the southern part of Korea.

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  13. China and Japan are bickering over cherry blossomsRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2015 | West Hawaii Today

    Countries in East Asia continuously squabble over everything from history textbooks to empty rocks in the sea. So don't be too surprised that the beautiful spectacle of cherry blossom season is also a matter of nationalist dispute.

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  14. Top S. Korean official calls for greater energy cooperation with U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Korea Herald

    The combination of South Korea's information-communication technology prowess and the United States' top-notch energy technologies would generate great synergy effects in developing future energy sources, a top South Korean energy official said Thursday. Second Vice Energy Minister Moon Jae-do made the remark during an energy conference in Washington, saying energy-rich countries in the future will have "an abundant variety of energy solutions," not merely an "abundance of fossil fuels."

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  15. Eruption of Mt. Baekdu and collapse of BalhaeRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2015 | English Dong-A

    Eruption of Mt. Baekdu and collapse of Balhae . APRIL 03, 2015 07:12. . The largest volcanic eruption in the past 2,000 years was that of Mt.

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  16. China, Japan dispute origin of cherry blossomsRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2015 | Big News Network.com

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  17. SEOUL: Sewol disaster victims to get compensationRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2015 | Asia News Network

    The Korean government will begin offering compensation to victims of last year's Sewol ferry sinking disaster from this month, as the nation continues to deal with disputes over the mishandling of the disaster. The Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries announced Tuesday that it has finalised the scope of compensation for bereaved families and 157 survivors and will start receiving requests for compensation.

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  18. Korea tightens cockpit rules after Alps crashRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2015 | The Nation

    Korean airplanes will have two crew members in their cockpit after a German plane crashed in the French Alps last week, officials in Seoul said Wednesday. The Transport Ministry said it revised an aviation security-related rule so that two people must be present in the cockpit at all times.

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  19. S Korea to pay $380,000 for each ferry victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | The Nation

    The South Korean government said on Wednesday it would pay about 420 million won as compensation for each of the 250 students who died or remain missing from last year's ferry disaster, in the first settlement offer to victims' families. The families of 11 teachers who died in the disaster will each receive about 760 million won, the higher amount to account for lost income, the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries said.

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  20. South Korea sets compensation in ferry sinking as anniversary loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Vallejo News

    South Korea said it would pay about $380,000 in compensation for each of the 250 students who died in last year's ferry disaster, although some victims' families accused the government of trying to divert attention from their demands for an independent probe. The Sewol sank on April 16 while making a turn on a routine voyage to the holiday island of Jeju, leaving 304 people dead or missing and creating a crisis for the government of President Park Geun-hye over its handling of the disaster.

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