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South Korea Proposes Military Talks With North at Their Border

| July 17, 2017 | 0 Comments




Such talks would be the first in years, and the North’s reaction will be the first test of the new South Korean president’s pro-dialogue policy.

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South Korea Proposes Military Talks With North at Their Border

5 North Koreans Found in South’s Waters Appear to Be Defectors

| July 1, 2017 | 0 Comments




The four men and one woman, who indicated that they wanted to defect when their boat was stopped by the South Korean Coast Guard, are being interviewed.

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South Korea Leader Hopes for Unified Olympic Team With the North

| June 24, 2017 | 0 Comments




If the North and the South form a team for the Winter Games next year, it would be a major milestone in inter-Korean relations.

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In South Korea, Confidante of Ousted President Gets 3 Years in Prison

| June 23, 2017 | 0 Comments





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U.S. Pressed to Pursue Deal to Freeze North Korea Missile Tests

| June 22, 2017 | 0 Comments





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ANNECY 2017: Annecy To Launch New Festival In Asia

| June 19, 2017 | 0 Comments



The first edition of Annecy Asia will take place in Seoul in 2019.

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South Korea Just Announced a Major Energy Policy Move

| June 7, 2017 | 0 Comments



South Korea have announced an extreme turnaround in their climate policy: By 2030 the country (which currently gets 70 percent of its electricity from thermal and nuclear sources) plans to increase its use of natural gas from 18 percent to 27 percent, as well as increasing their renewable energy sources.

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Mattis Beseeches Officials at Singapore Conference to ‘Bear With Us’

| June 3, 2017 | 0 Comments





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Korean Feature ‘Red Shoes & The 7 Dwarfs’ Accused Of Body-Shaming Ad, Filmmakers And Chloë…

| June 1, 2017 | 0 Comments





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Samsung Pay transport card service launches in South Korea

| December 9, 2015




Samsung has launched a new mobile payment service that allows commuters in South Korea pay for public transport with Samsung Pay.

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Qualcomm faces fines in Korea over anti-competitive licensing practices

| November 19, 2015




The Korea Fair Trade Commission has found that Qualcomm’s licensing practices violate the country’s competition law.

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Samsung Pay crosses 1 million users

| October 26, 2015





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LG V10 off to mediocre start in South Korea

| October 23, 2015




According to market data, the high-end LG V10 is not off to a very strong start in South Korea, as the handset failed to break into the top 10 during its launch week.

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Samsung launching two new Galaxy Note 5 colours

| October 15, 2015




Want a Galaxy Note 5 but none of the current colours do it for you? Samsung has just announced two new Galaxy Note 5 colours; Silver Titanium and Pink Gold.

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Metal-clad LG Class gets unboxed on video

| September 24, 2015





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Mid-range LG Class official, complete with metal body

| September 21, 2015




LG has today unwrapped its new LG Class smartphone, bringing mid-range specs with an all-metal body, curved display and non-removable battery.

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Samsung Pay is already proving popular in Korea

| August 26, 2015




According to sources in the South Korean credit card industry, Samsung Pay is proving highly popular, with more than 80,000 credits cards already registered.

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Samsung Pay is already proving popular in Korea

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 off to a strong start in Korea

| August 24, 2015





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Google Project Tango now available in Canada and South Korea

| August 5, 2015





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This is what an Android clamshell looks like

| July 30, 2015




An unboxing of the new Samsung Galaxy Folder has given us our first look at Samsung’s latest Android clamshell smartphone, which will cost just $250.

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Galaxy A8 to launch in South Korea on July 24th

| July 20, 2015




The new Samsung Galaxy A8 will be launching in South Korea on July 24th with carrier SK Telecom.

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Samsung’s future could rest on a single vote

| July 16, 2015




Samsung Electronics may be the world’s largest technology company but it’s at a crossroads and a single shareholder vote could definite its entire future.

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LG G4 reportedly under-performing in South Korea

| July 15, 2015




The latest report from South Korea states that just over 240,000 LG G4 smartphones have sold in the country since launch.

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LG G4 reportedly under-performing in South Korea

South Korea’s KT launches 1.17Gbps GiGA LTE

| June 16, 2015




South Korea’s largest telecommunications company, KT, is set to commercialize its GiGA LTE technology, which combines LTE networks with Wi-Fi connections for data speeds in excess of 1Gbps.

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Samsung Pay delayed until September

| June 3, 2015




Samsung has been forced to push back its Samsung Pay mobile payments service from July to September and will instead launch its alongside the Galaxy Note 5.

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Samsung Pay delayed until September

Korean handset manufacturer Pantech heads towards liquidation

| May 27, 2015




Pantech, formerly the second largest handset manufacturer in South Korea, has asked a court to end its receivership after failing to find a viable investor.

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North Korea Launches 5 Short-Range Missiles

| February 8, 2015




The launchings, reported by South Korea, came a day after the North said that its leader had witnessed the test-firing of a new antiship missile.




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South Korean Leader Urges North to ‘Stop Hesitating’ on Talks

| January 12, 2015




President Park Geun-hye’s appeal followed a New Year’s Day speech by Kim Jong-un, the North Korean leader, in which he said he was ready to meet Ms. Park.




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North Korea Offers U.S. Deal to Halt Nuclear Test

| January 10, 2015




North Korea said it had told the United States that it would impose a temporary moratorium on nuclear tests if Washington canceled its joint annual military exercises with South Korea.

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North Korean Leader Seeks Meeting With South’s President

| January 1, 2015




In a New Year’s speech, Kim Jong-un, North Korea’s leader, proclaimed he was open to a “big shift” toward improved relations with South Korea.




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North Korean Leader Seeks Meeting With South’s President