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Korean working 20 days until tax freedom day http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170821000180 An average South Korean works 20 days a year until "tax freedom day," with high income earners working up to four more m Mon, 21 Aug 2017 09:40:55 +0900 20170821000180 Yonhap 2017-08-21T09:40:55+09:00 Moon says quality jobs, reduced working hours keys to addressing low birthrate http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170820000300 President Moon Jae-in on Sunday reaffirmed his efforts to create new quality jobs, especially for the youth, calling it Sun, 20 Aug 2017 21:07:14 +0900 20170820000300 Yonhap 2017-08-20T21:07:14+09:00 Market watchers forecast geopolitical tension to persist http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170820000219 Questions persisted on whether South Korea‘s stock markets fully escaped from the geopolitical risks that had weighed on Sun, 20 Aug 2017 16:08:38 +0900 20170820000219 Son Ji-hyoung 2017-08-20T16:08:38+09:00 Egg scare eases off in stock markets http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170820000160 While the contaminated egg scare continues to grip South Korea, the stocks related to eggs have bounced back. Those that Sun, 20 Aug 2017 15:52:20 +0900 20170820000160 Son Ji-hyoung 2017-08-20T15:52:20+09:00 Accumulated payments with Samsung Pay surpass W10tr http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170820000148 Accumulated payments made with Samsung Pay surpassed 10 trillion won ($8.77 billion) in two years since the mobile payme Sun, 20 Aug 2017 15:39:27 +0900 20170820000148 Song Su-hyun 2017-08-20T15:39:27+09:00 Demand for ultra-compact EVs rises in Korea http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170820000208 Renault Samsung Motor's Twizy ultra-compact EV (Renault Samsung Motor)Amid the growing popularity of electric vehicles, Sun, 20 Aug 2017 15:33:25 +0900 20170820000208 Kim Bo-gyung 2017-08-20T15:33:25+09:00 Korean mobile carriers mull legal action over pricing http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170820000167 South Korea’s mobile carriers are considering legal action in response to the government’s forceful measures to cut cons Sun, 20 Aug 2017 15:32:38 +0900 20170820000167 Song Su-hyun 2017-08-20T15:32:38+09:00 [Herald Interview] Neofect eyes global lead in smart rehabilitation device market http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170820000146 The Korea Herald is publishing a series of articles highlighting South Korea’s promising startups in the emerging sector Sun, 20 Aug 2017 15:19:26 +0900 20170820000146 Sohn Ji-young 2017-08-20T15:19:26+09:00 Posco Daewoo to open hotel in Myanmar http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170820000126 Front view of the hotel Posco Daewoo will open in Yangon, Myanmar on Sep. 1 (Posco Daewoo)Posco Daewoo, the trading arm Sun, 20 Aug 2017 15:14:35 +0900 20170820000126 Kim Bo-gyung 2017-08-20T15:14:35+09:00 iPhone 8 unlikely to have edge-to-edge display: source http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170820000191 Apple’s upcoming iPhone 8 is unlikely to have a curved edge display despite rampant speculation that the new device may Sun, 20 Aug 2017 15:09:34 +0900 20170820000191 Shin Ji-hye 2017-08-20T15:09:34+09:00 Four killed in explosion at STX plant in Changwon http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170820000137 Four workers have been killed in an explosion at the STX Offshore & Shipbuilding plant in Changwon, South Gyeongsang Pro Sun, 20 Aug 2017 13:38:10 +0900 20170820000137 Shim Woo-hyun 2017-08-20T13:38:10+09:00 Korean top business groups' investment jumps 28 pct in H1 http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170820000110 South Korea's top 30 conglomerates increased their investment 28 percent on-year in the first half of this year on the b Sun, 20 Aug 2017 11:46:22 +0900 20170820000110 Yonhap 2017-08-20T11:46:22+09:00 Lotte sells most debt among major biz groups http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170819000027 South Korean retail giant Lotte Group has sold the most debt so far this year with other major business groups also offe Sat, 19 Aug 2017 10:28:33 +0900 20170819000027 Yonhap 2017-08-19T10:28:33+09:00 S&P maintains S. Korea's credit rating at AA http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170818000768 Global rating appraiser Standard & Poor's on Friday reaffirmed its long-term sovereign rating on South Korea at AA, with Fri, 18 Aug 2017 19:39:59 +0900 20170818000768 Yonhap 2017-08-18T19:39:59+09:00 Govt. pushes for further discounts of mobile fees http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170818000736 The government will begin expanding the mandatory discount of mobile phone fees starting next month, the ICT ministry sa Fri, 18 Aug 2017 17:46:12 +0900 20170818000736 Yonhap 2017-08-18T17:46:12+09:00 Egg inspections complete, but safety concerns remain http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170818000724 Consumer concerns about eggs contaminated with insecticides persisted Friday, as the government announced the results of Fri, 18 Aug 2017 17:40:44 +0900 20170818000724 Won Ho-jung 2017-08-18T17:40:44+09:00 Government vows to expand welfare budget http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170818000618 The government and ruling party on Friday vowed to draw up an expansive budget for next year in order to pursue Presiden Fri, 18 Aug 2017 17:17:01 +0900 20170818000618 Bae Hyun-jung 2017-08-18T17:17:01+09:00 Seoul stocks fall on institutional sell-off http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170818000676 South Korean stocks fell Friday, hit by a sell-off by institutional investors. The Korean won fell against the US dollar Fri, 18 Aug 2017 16:22:56 +0900 20170818000676 Yonhap 2017-08-18T16:22:56+09:00 Finance minister promises easier environment for startups to promote innovative growth http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170818000672 Finance Minister Kim Dong-yeon pledged Friday to remove barriers and regulatory blocks so that entrepreneurs can easily Fri, 18 Aug 2017 16:20:01 +0900 20170818000672 Yonhap 2017-08-18T16:20:01+09:00 USTR agrees to hold FTA special session in Seoul next week http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170818000654 United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer announced on Friday that the special session meeting of the Joint C Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:50:00 +0900 20170818000654 Julie Kim Jackson 2017-08-18T15:50:00+09:00 LG CNS becomes first to offer ‘cloud integration’ services in Korea http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170818000596 LG CNS, the internet technology solutions unit of South Korea’s LG Group, has begun offering cloud integration services Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:31:39 +0900 20170818000596 Sohn Ji-young 2017-08-18T15:31:39+09:00 [Photo News] LG Uplus showcases new IoT app for monitoring pets at home http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170818000619  WATCH YOUR PETS -- A new IoT-based mobile app is showcased at the 2017 Seoul Pet Industry Expo held Friday at Coex in G Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:30:20 +0900 20170818000619 Korea Herald 2017-08-18T15:30:20+09:00 Builders‘ domestic orders gain 15% in H1 http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170818000614 South Korean construction companies' domestic orders rose nearly 15 percent on-year in the first half of the year on a r Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:25:34 +0900 20170818000614 Yonhap 2017-08-18T15:25:34+09:00 Dongwon Group chairman receives honorary degree from GIST http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170818000616 Dongwon Group said Friday that its founding Chairman Kim Jae-chul has received an honorary doctorate degree from the Gwa Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:24:26 +0900 20170818000616 Sohn Ji-young 2017-08-18T15:24:26+09:00 Diplomatic normalization spurs Beijing-Seoul economic ties http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170818000576 China has emerged as South Korea's No. 1 trading partner after their diplomatic relations were normalized in 1992 with t Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:37:26 +0900 20170818000576 Yonhap 2017-08-18T14:37:26+09:00 Korea's economic dependence on China stirs worries about risks http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170818000575 South Korea's growing economic dependence on China has made it increasingly vulnerable to risks, including Beijing's ret Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:33:57 +0900 20170818000575 Yonhap 2017-08-18T14:33:57+09:00 Details of Galaxy Note 8 leaked in Australia http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170818000532 Australia-based media Ausdroid reported Friday it has obtained marketing material for Samsung Electronics Co.'s presumed Fri, 18 Aug 2017 13:38:47 +0900 20170818000532 Yonhap 2017-08-18T13:38:47+09:00 LG's OLED TV among winners in annual British review http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170818000528 Organic light-emitting diode TVs from LG Electronics, Panasonic and Sony were rated the best in the sector in a review b Fri, 18 Aug 2017 13:36:24 +0900 20170818000528 Yonhap 2017-08-18T13:36:24+09:00 Korean shares down in late morning trading http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170818000467 South Korean shares traded lower late Friday morning but pared part of their earlier losses on the back of net purchases Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:35:51 +0900 20170818000467 Yonhap 2017-08-18T11:35:51+09:00 Korean shipyards at top of order backlog ranking http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20170818000320 South Korea's three major shipyards -- Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Samsung Heavy Industries Co. and Hy Fri, 18 Aug 2017 10:49:40 +0900 20170818000320 Yonhap 2017-08-18T10:49:40+09:00