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  1. U.S. not to raise THAAD issue when Carter visits S. Korea next week: officialRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    The United States will not bring up the issue of the THAAD missile defense system when Defense Secretary Ashton Carter visits South Korea next week, a U.S. official said Wednesday. "After discussions between senior leaders at the U.S. Embassy in Seoul and military leaders on the peninsula and at the Pentagon, it was decided that the topic of THAAD will not be discussed during Secretary Carter's trip next week," the official said.

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  2. Major automakers to vie for spotlight at Seoul Motor ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    South Korean and foreign automakers will showcase their new vehicles and concept cars at this year's Seoul Motor Show that will officially kick off Friday, with an aim to leave a strong impression on potential buyers. A total of 32 brands will put 370 cars on display during the event to be held until April 12 under the theme of "Experience the Technology, Feel the Artistry" at the Korea International Exhibition Center in Ilsan, just north of Seoul.

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  3. Seoul City to provide tailored tourist programsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    Seoul City announced Wednesday that it would customize tourist programs, such as renewing tour routes, to better cater to the needs of different nationals visiting the city. This year, existing tour routes will be regrouped into six categories - history, arts, shopping, natural ecology, local neighborhood and "theme tour."

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  4. Movies in 10' presents bitesize blockbustersRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    The Back to the Future movie trilogy revolves around Marty McFly's adventures traveling back and forth between the future and the present using the DeLorean time machine. Now a comedy event is performing time-related feats of its own, packing those three movies into a 10-minute reenactment.

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  5. Park inspects preparations for Summer UniversiadeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    President Park Geun-hye inspected preparations for an international multisport competition for university athletes to be held in South Korea's southwest region later this year, an official said Wednesday. The move is part of South Korea's efforts to ensure that it can successfully host the Summer Universiade from July 3-14 in Gwangju, some 330 kilometers south of Seoul.

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  6. Christopher Eaves' BULLSEYE to Play 2015 Left Out Festival, 4/20 & 28Read the original story

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    BULLSEYE is a theatrical memoir on brotherhood, bullying, identity and intolerance. Eaves tells the story of his younger brother who was "the most bullied kid in school."

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  7. South Korea-Japan relations are hanging by a hairRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Nation

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is walking a tightrope as he continues to play down the country's historical abuses ahead of his address at US Congress and the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, stymying Seoul's efforts to defrost bilateral ties. He has been under growing international pressure to tone down his revisionist views and present a more repentant attitude to Japan's wartime history.

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  8. SEOUL: Korea-Japan relations hang by a hairRead the original story

    Monday | Asia News Network

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is walking a tightrope as he continues to play down the country's historical abuses ahead of his address at US Congress and the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, stymying Seoul's efforts to defrost bilateral ties. He has been under growing international pressure to tone down his revisionist views and present a more repentant attitude to Japan's wartime history.

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  9. PM world team, crafted by JaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, March 30: When Prime Minister Narendra Modi lands in France and Canada in April and in South Korea in May, he will be greeted on the tarmac by diplomats handpicked as key cogs in his foreign policy vision. Just behind Modi will be India's new choice as the country's diplomatic face and voice.

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  10. Best Western introduces two new brands to Asia.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | 4 Hoteliers

    Best Western International recently launched two new global hotel products, VA b an urban boutique hotel concept and the BW Premier Collection, a soft brand targeting upscale and luxury independent hotels. After unveiling the new offerings at the International Hotel Investment Forum in Berlin, the company today hosted an event in Bangkok for international developers and investors to see and learn about the brand's global development strategy for these two new hotel products.

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  11. Korea-Japan relations hang by a hairRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Korea Herald

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is walking a tightrope as he continues to play down the country's historical abuses ahead of his address at U.S. Congress and the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, stymying Seoul's efforts to defrost bilateral ties. He has been under growing international pressure to tone down his revisionist views and present a more repentant attitude to Japan's wartime history.

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  12. Best Western in the right places at the right timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Bangkok Post

    The first Vib hotel, a "tech-centric urban boutique concept", is expected to open in Seoul in 2017. Photo: Best Western International From the new urban-chic Vib hotel in Seoul to its new strategic partnership with the worldwide booking site Agoda.com, Best Western International has signalled a strong commitment to expanding its footprint in Asia.

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  13. High costs dampen HK's cosmetic surgery appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | South China Morning Post

    Hong Kong's cosmetic surgery industry could soon find itself in need of a facelift, as services in other Asian countries prove more affordable. High rental costs and wages have severely limited so-called medical tourism in the city, while regional rivals such as Taiwan and South Korea attract droves of newly rich mainlanders seeking treatments.

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  14. Land value of top 10 biz groups hits record highRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Korea Herald

    The value of land possessed by South Korea's top 10 business groups reached an all-time high of 63.29 trillion won at the end of 2014, up 4 percent from a year ago, a market researcher said Monday. The value of land owned by 95 listed companies under the nation's 10 largest conglomerates is expected to rise to more than 73 trillion won after Hyundai Motor Group completes its pricy land deal later this year, according to data compiled by Chaebul.com, a Seoul-based financial research firm.

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  15. S. Koreans safely arrive in Djibouti after leaving YemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Korea Herald

    The 10 South Koreans who were evacuated from Yemen have landed safely in Djibouti, officials here said Sunday. The defense ministry said eight civilians and two embassy staffers checked into a hotel in Djibouti around 6:30 p.m. Friday local time, or 12:30 a.m. Sunday in Korean time, having flown in on a U.N. plane.

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  16. Singaporeans in S Korea watch Lee Kuan Yew's State Funeral live coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Channelnewsasia.com

    More than 100 people turned up at an event in the South Korean capital Seoul to watch the live coverage of the State Funeral of Singapore's founding Prime Minister Mr Lee Kuan Yew. Singaporeans in South Korea watch live coverage of State Funeral of Singapore's founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew.

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  17. S. Korea retailers Lotte, Shinsegae compete for rich ChineseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | The China Post

    South Korea's two retail giants Lotte and Shinsegae are duking it out to attract the growing number of rich Chinese shoppers visiting the country. Lotte Department Store is reportedly reviewing plans to build an 8- to 9-story building next to its headquarters in the shopping district of Myeong-dong, Seoul, a popular destination for Chinese and Japanese tourists.

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  18. SEOUL: Lotte, Shinsegae compete for rich ChineseRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Asia News Network

    South Korea's two retail giants Lotte and Shinsegae are duking it out to attract the growing number of rich Chinese shoppers visiting the country. Lotte Department Store is reportedly reviewing plans to build an eight to nine-storey building next to its headquarters in the shopping district of Myeong-dong, Seoul, a popular destination for Chinese and Japanese tourists.

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  19. Lotte, Shinsegae compete for rich ChineseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Korea Herald

    South Korea's two retail giants Lotte and Shinsegae are duking it out to attract the growing number of rich Chinese shoppers visiting the country. Lotte Department Store is reportedly reviewing plans to build an eight to nine-story building next to its headquarters in the shopping district of Myeong-dong, Seoul, a popular destination for Chinese and Japanese tourists.

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  20. Travel bitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Korea Herald

    Lotte Hotel Moscow has been awarded for "Best City Hotel in Russia" for three consecutive years by the luxury travel magazine Conde Nast Traveler. Opened in 2011, the hotel is the first overseas chain of the Korean hotel group Lotte Hotel.

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