Facts about Dean’s new single

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Facts about Dean’s new single

R&B artist Dean dropped a new single titled “limbo” on Feb. 17, comprised of two songs. The producer-turned-singer, who has written songs for K-pop’s biggest names such as EXO, VIXX and Taeyeon, h...

Updated : 2017.02.23 21:29

Figure skater Choi Da-bin wins women's short program

SAPPORO (Yonhap) -- Figure skater Choi Da-bin won the women's short program at the Asian Winter Games here Thursday.Choi scored 61.30 points to lead the pack of 24 skaters at Makomanai Indoor Skating ...

Updated : 2017.02.23 21:14

Samsung Group to abolish key future strategy office as early as March

Samsung Group appears to be planning to abolish the group's key future strategy office as early as next month, a group official said Thursday, after the special prosecution team concludes its probe into a presidential influence-peddling scandal. Samsung's de facto leader Lee Jae-yong was a...

Updated : 2017.02.23 20:35

N. Korea condemns China over comment on missile test, suspension of coal imports

North Korea's state media on Thursday made a rare criticism against China over Beijing's condemnation of Pyongyang's launch of a new ballistic missile and its decision to halt imports of North Korean coal.The Korean Central News Agency said that a neighboring country which often claims its...

Updated : 2017.02.23 19:25

What choices are left for Park?

As the Constitutional Court has set Monday for the final hearing for the historic impeachment trial of President Park Geun-hye, the embattled president seems to have only a few options left to save he...

Updated : 2017.02.23 18:29

Special probe faces end of tenure, with no extension

Efforts to extend the ongoing special investigation into President Park Geun-hye’s corruption scandal were effectively thwarted Thursday.Having failed to put the extension to a parliamentary vote, op...

Updated : 2017.02.23 18:23

Hyundai Heavy union launches strike ahead of spinoff decision

The labor union of Hyundai Heavy Industries has launched a full-scale strike, calling on the company to finish wage negotiations and scrap its plan to spin off non-shipbuilding units. The labor union ...

Updated : 2017.02.23 18:18

Probe into Kim Jong-nam's death a 'conspiracy,' N.Korea claims

North Korea on Thursday dismissed the Malaysian investigation into the mysterious death of the half brother of the North’s leader Kim Jong-un, accusing the Southeast Asian country of conspiring with ...

Updated : 2017.02.23 18:17

KEB Hana named best private bank in Korea

KEB Hana Bank was selected the best private bank in Korea in the Private Banking & Wealth Management Survey 2017 by Euromoney, a business and finance magazine based in London, the bank announced Thurs...

Updated : 2017.02.23 18:17

[Graphic News] Volume of banknotes in circulation hits record high

The amount of banknotes currently in circulation in South Korea reached a record high in January, the central bank said Wednesday.Outstanding banknotes came to 103.5 trillion won ($90.6 billion) as of...

Updated : 2017.02.23 18:14

BoA to host ‘Produce 101’ season 2

Veteran K-pop singer BoA will host the second season of Mnet’s competition show “Produce 101,” according to the cable network Thursday.“BoA is an artist who has both charisma and a warm heart,” s...

Updated : 2017.02.23 18:09

Aide dismisses rumors about Park's voluntary resignation

The presidential office on Thursday dismissed growing rumors that President Park Geun-hye may opt to step down before the Constitutional Court rules on her impeachment in an apparent bid to shun the prosecution over a corruption scandal."(The presidential office) has never weighed (the pos...

Updated : 2017.02.23 18:08

Emerson K sets up Thailand branch

Public relations and management consulting agency Emerson K Partners said Thursday that it had created a new branch in Thailand.The Thai branch of the agency will be headed by Thanapat Ujjin, an exper...

Updated : 2017.02.23 17:53

Moon widens gap with An in polls

Moon Jae-in, the opposition front-runner in the upcoming presidential race, on Thursday extended his lead in the polls as the support rating for runner-up rival An Hee-jung edged down following a spat...

Updated : 2017.02.23 17:46

Number of marriages hits record low

South Korea saw a record-low number of marriages last year, reflecting the widespread trend of people getting married later in life, government statistics showed Thursday.According to Statistics Korea...

Updated : 2017.02.23 17:43