SEOUL: The United States and South Korea agreed on the early deployment of a controversial US missile defence system in the region, the South's acting president said Monday (Apr 17) after talks with visiting US Vice President Mike Pence.
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A requiem to pray for Vietnamese soldiers, who died during a battle to defend Gac Ma island in Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago 29 years ago, was held in Phung Nguyen pagoda in Seoul, the Republic of Korea (RoK) on April 9.
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SEOUL: The heir to the huge Samsung business empire appeared in court Friday at the start of his trial for embezzlement and perjury, part of a corruption scandal that brought down South Korea's president.
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A source from the Yonhap said South Korean retail giant Lotte Group's Chinese retail operations are facing a protracted business suspension as Chinese authorities are expected to extend punitive measures for an additional month in retaliation for Seoul's decision to deploy a U.S. missile defense system.
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VGP - A new route from central Da Nang city to Daegu (the Republic of Korea) was launched by T’way Airlines, according to the Da Nang Department of Foreign Affairs.
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A direct air route from the central coastal city of Da Nang to Daegu city of South Korea has been launched by South Korea's low-cost carrier, T'way Airlines, starting on April 2.
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South Korea’s budget airlines T’way Air on April 2 officially opened one more direct route linking the central city of Danang and South Korea’s Daegu City.
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Five Vietnamese athletes will take part in the SK Telecom Fencing Grand Prix men’s and women’s sabre in Seoul, South Korea from March 31-April 1.
Fencer Vu Thanh An is one of five Vietnamese athletes at the South Korean Fencing Grand Prix. — Photo nhandan.com.vn
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SEOUL/NEW YORK - March 29 - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd unveiled its Galaxy S8 flagship smartphone as it battles to regain the market leadership it lost to Apple Inc after the embarrassing withdrawal of the fire-prone Note 7s.
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SEOUL: The world's biggest smartphone maker Samsung will unveil its latest flagship, the Galaxy S8, on Wednesday (Mar 29) in New York as it seeks to move on from last year's humiliating recall crisis.
One of the most successful Korean girlband in Asia, Girls’ Generation (SNSD) will travel to Hanoi a charity concert which will be held at National Convention Center in Hanoi on April 1.
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The Republic of Korea has stepped up efforts to attract more tourists from Asian countries and ease its dependence on China for its tourism trade, according to Yonhap news agency.
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In a historic, unanimous ruling Friday, South Korea's Constitutional Court formally removed impeached President Park Geun-hye from office over a corruption scandal that has plunged the country into political turmoil and worsened an already-serious national divide.
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SEOUL, March 10 - South Korea's Constitutional Court upheld the impeachment of President Park Geun-hye on Friday, removing her from office over a graft scandal involving big business that has gripped the country for months.