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Sunday Observer
Korea grants $ 2.5 m to develop Ocean UniversityThe Ocean University of Sri Lanka, the first ever state university for maritime
Sunday Observer / Posted 13 hours ago
The Ocean University of Sri Lanka, the first ever state university for maritime and ocean sciences is going to be upgraded under the financial and technical assistance by the Republic of Korea. A grant of USD 2.5 million is provided by Korea... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
South Korea isn’t pulling its weight when it comes to refugee resettlementIN MANY ways, on paper South Korea looks impressive in terms of its support and
Asian Correspondent / Posted 4 days ago
IN MANY ways, on paper South Korea looks impressive in terms of its support and protection available to refugees. They have signed the 1951 Refugee Convention, have enacted domestic refugee legislation in July 2013, have a refugee resettlement... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Number of N.K. defectors falls 12.7 pct on-year in Jan.-Aug. periodSEOUL, Sept. 17 (Yonhap) --The number of North Koreans who escaped to South Kor
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 7 days ago
SEOUL, Sept. 17 (Yonhap) --The number of North Koreans who escaped to South Korea between January to August this year declined more than 10 percent from a year ago, government data showed Sunday. The decrease is attributable to North Korea's... Read more
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Boston Globe
Fix or nix the Iran nuclear deal, Netanyahu demands ahead of Trump meetingThe Iranian nuclear deal is ‘‘bad’’ and needs to be fixed or canceled, Israeli
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
The Iranian nuclear deal is ‘‘bad’’ and needs to be fixed or canceled, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said ahead of a visit to the United States, where he is expected to meet President Trump and push for changes. An Israeli official, who... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Gov't discusses measures to prevent growing peer violence among teensSEOUL, Sept. 12 (Yonhap) -- Top South Korean officials held an urgent meeting T
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 12 days ago
SEOUL, Sept. 12 (Yonhap) -- Top South Korean officials held an urgent meeting Tuesday to tackle increasing peer violence among teenagers after video footage of a cruel beating recently triggered public outrage. Education Minister Kim Sang-gon hosted... Read more
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Herald Sun
Inside Kim Jong-Un’s murderous empireGAME of Thrones has nothing on Kim Jong-Un. He poisoned his brother. His wife i
Herald Sun / Posted 15 days ago
GAME of Thrones has nothing on Kim Jong-Un. He poisoned his brother. His wife is kept hidden. He executed his uncle by anti-aircraft gun. How long can the North Korean despot keep the lid on 25 million impoverished people? For Jong-Un, it’s a matter... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Behind the scenes, Zimbabwe politicians plot post-Mugabe reformsdrinks with a friend. In his hand was a large novelty mug emblazoned with the w
Eye Witness News / Posted 17 days ago
drinks with a friend. In his hand was a large novelty mug emblazoned with the words: “I'M THE BOSS.” To supporters of President Robert Mugabe, the inscription bordered on treason. They suspected that Mnangagwa, nicknamed The Crocodile,... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
S. Korea sees number of students fall 2.5 pct this yearSEJONG, Aug. 31 (Yonhap) -- The number of elementary and secondary school stude
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 24 days ago
SEJONG, Aug. 31 (Yonhap) -- The number of elementary and secondary school students in South Korea declined 2.5 percent this year from a year ago, government data showed Thursday, amid the country's falling childbirth rate. According to the annual... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Minister vows greater support for multicultural peopleSEOUL, Aug. 30 (Yonhap) -- South Korean officials and experts discussed the new
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 24 days ago
SEOUL, Aug. 30 (Yonhap) -- South Korean officials and experts discussed the new government's multicultural policies at an annual forum hosted by Yonhap News Agency on Wednesday. Gender Equality Minister Chung Hyun-back pledged to double efforts to... Read more
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Variety
Geopolitics Aside, South Korea Offers Filmmakers Good Locations and IncentivesEvents on the Korean Peninsula have generated lots of news lately – most of it
Variety / Posted 29 days ago
Events on the Korean Peninsula have generated lots of news lately – most of it negative – but that shouldn’t deter producers from going to its southern half to take advantage of stunning locations, a bustling megalopolis (Seoul), and a high-tech... Read more

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