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  1. 100 Icons of Korean Culture2015-02-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Arirang TV

    A small stone sits on a wall and asks, "Why are we here?" The story begins through the eyes of a baby stone on a stone wall. Stone walls include small stones that serve their role faithfully in fields, rice paddies, mountains and houses on Jeju Island.

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  2. South Korea Car Rental: Market Update - New Market ReportRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    It also provides data on market drivers and indicators, along with leading companies and industry news in South Korea car rental market. Furthermore the report enables readers to examine the components of change in the industry by looking at historic and future growth patterns broken down by segment.

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  3. Shoot for the Moon: South Korea's Wildest Designer Unveils a Fire-Breathing HostelRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Curbed

    Another project from ebulliently kooky South Korean architect Moon Hoon has hit the web: a guest house on the island of Jeju that takes after a nearby tourist site called the Yongdoam, a basalt formation shaped like a dragon's head. Hence the eurofoam finish painted to resemble basalt rocks, and that preposterous and kind of amazing viewing platform, rising like a red-throated dragon mid-roar.

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  4. Wealthy Chinese snap up property in S Korea's scenic JejuRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    South Korea's Jeju Island is famed for its majestic natural landscape but it is also famous for its property, especially among the Chinese who are snapping up land fast. JEJU, South Korea: South Korea's Jeju Island is famed for its majestic natural landscape, but these days it is also famous for its property, especially among the Chinese who are snapping up land fast.

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  5. Chinese Ownership of Korean Land SurgesRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2015 | Chosun Ilbo

    The amount of land bought by Chinese nationals in Korea has surged 85 percent over the past year alone. The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport said foreigners owned 234.74 million sq.m of land in Korea as of the end of last year, up around 8.81 million sq.m from 2013.

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  6. Land Ownership by Foreigners on the RiseRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2015 | Chosun Ilbo

    Foreign ownership of land in the country continued to rise since the second half of 2008, while domestic land transactions dwindled due to the recession. The Ministry of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs on Wednesday said foreigners bought 5.32 million sq.

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  7. For Korean Air 'Nut Rage' Lady -- No Mercy For Being 'Nutrageous'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 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. Resorts World Jeju aims to rival counterpart in SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    A ground-breaking ceremony was held on Thursday for Resorts World Jeju in South Korea, which aims to rival Resorts World Sentosa in Singapore. JEJU, South Korea: A ground-breaking ceremony was held on Thursday for Resorts World Jeju in South Korea, which aims to rival Resorts World Sentosa in Singapore.

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  9. Recent Study: South Korea Hotels: Market UpdateRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    It also provides data on market drivers and indicators, along with leading companies and industry news in South Korea hotels market. Furthermore the report enables readers to examine the components of change in the industry by looking at historic and future growth patterns broken down by segment.

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  10. The Future of Car Rental in South Korea to 2018: Market Profile - New Market Study PublishedRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    It provides detailed analysis on key trends and issues, market size and forecasts, key performance indicators and competitive landscape in the Ukrainian airlines market. The report also includes an overview of the Ukrainian travel and tourism industry covering key trends, barriers to tourism and tourist attractions with a detailed SWOT analysis of the tourism industry in South Korea.

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  11. Coast guard jailed over Sewol ferryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Newsday

    A former coast guard captain has been jailed for four years for negligence in connection with the rescue operation for a stricken South Korean ferry. Kim Kyung-il was the captain of the first coast guard ship sent to help passengers on the Sewol vessel as it sank last April.

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  12. Stem-cell star lands in same venture as disgraced clonerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | NatureNews

    Shoukhrat Mitalipov and Woo Suk Hwang are both involved in the deal but Mitalipov says the pair will not collaborate on research. The US-based scientist who first cloned human embryonic stem cells is taking steps to apply his reproductive technology in China to escape burdensome regulations and get funding.

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  13. "South Korea Passenger Airlines: Market Update" is now available at Fast Market ResearchRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    It also provides data on market drivers and indicators, along with leading companies and industry news in South Korea passenger airlines market. Furthermore the report enables readers to examine the components of change in the industry by looking at historic and future growth patterns broken down by segment.

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  14. Experts: S. Korean Ferry Could Be Raised for $91MRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Marine News

    The MV Sewol, the capsized South Korean ferry that killed 304 passengers, could be raised, the country's Choson Ilbo newspaper reported yesterday. A 23-member task force of civilian experts and government officials concluded that raising the intact hull of the ferry is possible.

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  15. Stem cell pioneer joins forces with stem cell fraudsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Science

    Shoukhrat Mitalipov , of Oregon Health & Science University and MitoGenome Therapeutics, shakes hands with Woo Suk Hwang of Sooam Biotech Research Foundation in Seoul and two others to seal a cooperative research agreement. The scientist who once fraudulently claimed to have created embryonic stem cells matched to human patients and the one who really did it plan to conduct joint research, a Korean newspaper reported this morning.

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  16. E-mart re-targets China via Alibaba shopping mallRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Korea Herald

    Starting mid-March, E-mart will sell some 100 food and electronic products, such as soybean paste and rice cookers, at Tmall Global, an online shopping mall operated by Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, the retailer said in a press release. E-mart would be joining other local retailers such as Interpark and G-market.

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  17. Paradise to Expand Casinos as Chinese Visitors IncreaseRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Paradise will expand floor space at three of its five foreigner-only casinos including doubling the size of gaming areas at its casino on Jeju Island, as Chinese gamblers who comprise more than two-thirds of its visitors pack its halls, Vice Chairman Lee Hyuk-Byung said in an interview. China announced on Feb. 6 it would stop foreign casinos from luring its citizens to gamble overseas including through offices set up in the country, the latest in a slew of policies linked to an anti-corruption campaign that has hit gambling revenues in Macau.

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  18. Former South Korean spy chief convicted in election caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | The Age

    Former National Intelligence Service director Won Sei-hoon, centre, arrives at the Seoul High Court in South Korea on Monday. Jeju: In a political blow to President Park Geun-hye, a South Korean appeals court has convicted a former government intelligence chief on charges of intervening in the 2012 vote that elected her president.

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  19. Jeju 16 Water hydrates celebrity attendees at the GBK Pre-Grammy Award Music LoungeRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2015 | PR Log

    PRLog - Feb. 9, 2015 - LOS ANGELES -- This past weekend, Jeju 16 Water was a featured product at the 2015 GBK Pre-Grammy Awards Music Lounge at SPiN STANDARD, LA's first professional ping-pong club, located at The Standard Hotel, in Downtown L.A. Celebrity attendees ranged from Grammy nominees to movie and TV stars such as Lalah Hathaway, Antonique Smith, Chrisette Michele, Manny Marroquin, Ledisi, Carmen & Danielle Milian and many more. Attendees raved about 16 water's smooth, crisp, and refreshing taste and were impressed learning about its many health benefits.

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  20. New market study, "The Future of Airlines in South Korea to 2018: Market Profile", has been publishedRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    Summary "The Future of Airlines in South Korea to 2018: Market Profile" is the result of extensive research on the travel and tourism industry covering the airlines market in South Korea. It provides detailed analysis on key trends and issues, market size and forecasts, key performance indicators and competitive landscape in the Ukrainian airlines market.

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