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  1. Posco Profit Falls Worse-Than-Expected 58% on Waning SteelRead the original story

    Thursday | Bloomberg

    Posco , South Korea 's biggest steelmaker by output, reported a 58 percent decline in third-quarter profit, worse than analysts estimated, as slowing global demand eroded prices. Group net income, excluding minority interests, was 237.8 billion won in the three months ended Sept.


  2. POSCO mulls importing Russian coal via North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Korea Herald

    South Korea's top steelmaker POSCO and shipper Hyundai Merchant Marine are exploring the possibility of importing Russian coal via North Korea ahead of the pilot program of the Rajin-Khasan logistics project scheduled for next month, industry sources said on Wednesday. Hyundai Merchant Marine plans to charter a bulk carrier to ship the coal from Rajin in Rason Special City, North Korea, to Pohang, North Gyeongsang Province, in the South based on an order placed by POSCO, according to sources.


  3. Experienced International Training With CarlisleRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | Vital Football

    Keith Curle has confirmed that former international striker Derek Asamoah is training with Carlisle at the moment. How likely it is that the former Ghanaian international, who is currently without a club, will sign for us isn't yet known but Curle has confirmed that the striker, who he has worked with previously, is with us to 'work on his fitness' at the moment.


  4. Indian Super League: Mumbai City FC announce signing of Brazilian midfielder Andre MoritzRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | India.com

    Indian Super League team Mumbai City FC have expanded their portfolio of foreign players after roping in Brazil's Andre Moritz on Friday. Manager Peter Reid already boasted significant attacking players on his roster with Lalrindika Ralte, Nadong Bhutia, Nicolkas Anelka, and Diego Nadaya and the attacking midfielder's presence is likely to further bolster his side's attacking prowess in the coming matches.


  5. Power of Japan`s scienceRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 9 | English Dong-A

    Power of Japan`s science . OCTOBER 09, 2014 01:25. . This year`s Nobel Prize in Physics goes to three Japanese scientists.


  6. Could planned changes to Asian football boost Hong Kong hopes of reaching major tournaments?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | South China Morning Post

    Pohang Steelers v Western Sydney Wanderers in this year's AFC Champions League final. The competition will be revamped.


  7. [Newsmaker] Counting cost of college applicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Korea Herald

    With Korean universities continuing with their early admission programs for 2015, the nonrefundable application fees for higher education institutes have become topic of discussion as the sky-high fees deal a significant financial blow to poor students. A total of 24 colleges across the country are currently charging 80,000 won or more for each applicant, according to Education Ministry data recently revealed by Rep. Han Sun-kyo of the Saenuri Party.


  8. Muhyiddin should initiate a review to end the policy of boycott of ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Lim Kit Siang

    Muhyiddin should initiate a review to end the policy of boycott of UM and UKM in the annual THE World University Rankings to demonstrate our seriousness in wanting to restore the international reputation and academic excellence of Malaysian universities For the third day in succession, the Barisan Nasional owned/controlled mainstream mass media has maintained a blanket of silence on the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2014 in tandem with the Education Minister, Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin and Barisan Nasional leaders also going dumb on the latest world's Top Universities Ranking because of the shame and disgrace of not a single Malaysian university able to crack a placing among the Top 400 Universities listing for the fifth consecutive year.


  9. Charles FrancisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Crescent-News.com

    Charlie worked for 20 years as the director of research and development at Anderson-Vreeland Inc. in Bryan, who sought him out from his former employer, Tenak, in New Jersey.


  10. Nations increasingly having to grapple with response to 'gray-zone' incidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Stars and Stripes

    U.S. and South Korean officials look at the remains of the Republic of Korea ship Cheonan while touring a port facility in Pyeongtaek on Nov. 22, 2013. The Pohang-class corvette was sunk by a North Korean torpedo on March 26, 2010.


  11. Internships pay big dividendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | MSDN Blogs

    The Microsoft Research Connections blog shares stories of collaborations with computer scientists at academic and scientific institutions to advance technical innovations in computing, as well as related events, scholarships, and fellowships. Each year, Microsoft Research Asia welcomes a new group of Korean interns, who spend three months or more conducting exciting research.


  12. The World's Best New Universities 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Forbes.com

    Times Higher Education , a London magazine that covers higher ed, has put out a list of the world's 100 top schools that are less than 50 years old. Its criteria emphasize global scholarship and reputation.


  13. Kit Siang slams Najib,Muhyiddin after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Malaysia Chronicle

    Malaysians woke up this morning to further and latest rebuttals to the Deputy Prime Minister and the Prime Minister's boasts of Malaysia as the "one of the world's best education system" and "world's best democracy". Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin's boast that Malaysia has "one of the world's best education system" was given a bloody nose by the report that Malaysian universities again failed to make the cut to this year's Times Higher Education top 200 global rankings while Singapore's National University leapt into the top 25 universities list.


  14. Wanderers just a win away from ACL finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Yahoo!

    Having held FC Seoul to a scoreless draw in the first leg of their semi-final in Korea earlier this month, the Wanderers host the return leg at Parramatta Stadium on Wednesday where a win - any win - will secure their place in the decider of their maiden ACL campaign. Should the game end in another 0-0 draw the match will be forced into extra time and possibly penalties.


  15. FC Seoul to overcome last year's 'mistakes' before clash against Western Sydney WanderersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | The Age

    On the eve of their must-win Asian Champions League clash with the Western Sydney Wanderers, FC Seoul coach Choi Yong-Soo admits it was his mistake that cost the team last season's title - and he desperately wants to atone. Seoul led 1-0 early on in the first leg of last season's final but ended up drawing the match 2-2 and could only manage a 1-1 result for the return leg, ensuring the Chinese side emerged victorious on away goals.


  16. Few surprises in Stielike's 1st South Korea squadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | The New Zealand Herald

    Uli Stielike has unveiled his first squad as head coach of South Korea, avoiding any big surprises in the 22 selected for international friendlies next month against Paraguay and Costa Rica. Stielike, a German who took the South Korea job earlier this month, chose not to veer too far from the most recent national team selections as he prepares a squad for the Asian Cup in January.


  17. New national football team coach Uli Stielike names his first playersRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | English Dong-A

    Korea`s new football coach Uli Stielike names his first players . SEPTEMBER 30, 2014 05:24.


  18. Wanderers must break Korean streak to reach Asian Champions League destinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | The Age

    Western Sydney Wanderers might be favourites with the bookmakers to win their Asian Champions League semi-final this Wednesday but will have to break one of Asian football's longest streaks to advance to the final. Korea is aiming to send a side to the final of the continental showpiece for the sixth consecutive year, a record unlikely to ever be matched now that the tournament has been split into east and west zones.


  19. USNS Wheeler Participates in Offshore Petroleum Discharge System Exercise with Korean PartnersRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | PressReleasePoint

    BUSAN, Republic of Korea -- Military Sealift Command vessels USNS Wheeler and USNS Fast Tempo participated in an Offshore Petroleum Discharge System exercise The OPDS exercise is a MSC sponsored, semi-annual event that allows crewmembers to exercise the full capabilities of the OPDS system in a real-world environment. USNS Wheeler is a government-owned, contractor-operated vessel.


  20. SINGAPORE: NTU heads QS' list of top 50 universities in the world under 50 years oldRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | Asia News Network

    Nanyang Technological University has trumped its great Hong Kong rival to secure top spot on a league table of the world's best young universities. NTU was second, after Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, for the past two years in the rankings for universities under 50 years old but has now claimed pole position, thanks to high scores in most of the judging criteria.