Publication: Korea Joongang Daily

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G3 to get upgrade for LTE

As of Friday, Samsung and LG Electronics will both have launched new phones just two months after the release of the Galaxy S5 and G3 in their rush to dominate the broadband LTE-A market and to encourage customers to buy a new phone.LG Electronics said ... [Published Korea Joongang Daily - 10 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Kospi slips from Tuesday’s high for year

Stocks stopped short of setting yet another record yesterday, closing 0.61 point, or 0.03 percent, below the high for the year set Tuesday.The benchmark Kospi finished at 2,028.32 points. Foreign investors net purchased 132.6 billion won ($129.6 million), ... [Published Korea Joongang Daily - 9 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

LG Display sees operating profit rise

LG Display, the world’s largest LCD panel maker that supplies panels for Apple devices, yesterday reported a second-quarter profit that missed analyst estimates.Nevertheless, it posted a 73 percent quarter-on-quarter increase in operating profit and 7 ... [Published Korea Joongang Daily - 10 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Gov’t plan boosts role of software in education

The government yesterday announced policy measures intended to more fully integrate software into the daily lives of Koreans, including making it a mandatory subject in selected middle schools starting next year.“Korea is the world’s No. 1 smartphone ... [Published Korea Joongang Daily - 10 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Opposition candidates discuss a unified front in district race

Ki Dong-min, the main opposition candidate running for the parliamentary seat up for grabs in Seoul’s Dongjak B District in the July 30 by-elections, met with the Justice Party’s Roh Hoe-chan, who is also vying for the spot, yesterday to discuss a united ... [Published Korea Joongang Daily - 10 hours ago]
Entities: Roh Hoe-chan, Seoul
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Opposition reacts to Yoo’s demise

The New Politics Alliance for Democracy stepped up its criticism of the ruling party and the Park Geun-hye administration ahead of the July 30 by-elections, and in the wake of the belated discovery of the corpse of Yoo Byung-eun, the most wanted man in ... [Published Korea Joongang Daily - 10 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Pet focus

President Park Geun-hye pays a visit yesterday to petsbe.com, a startup that sells online pet supplies and accessories in Daeryung Techno Town, a venture park consisting of small or medium sized IT companies and startups, in Doksan-dong, western Seoul. ... [Published Korea Joongang Daily - 10 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Inequality evidenced by lavish waterpark

To escape the sizzling summer heat in Pyongyang, its citizens gather at the most popular seasonal hot spot, the newly renovated Munsu Water Park.Also known as Pyongyang’s Alpamare after the Swiss resort, the large-scale state-run water amusement park ... [Published Korea Joongang Daily - 10 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Korean baby products play to China

SHANGHAI - Education I Corporation, a Korean company that makes kitchenware for children, plans to set up its first business overseas next month, and it has decided to head to China.Three years ago, the Hanam, Gyeonggi-based company, which estimates it ... [Published Korea Joongang Daily - 11 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Groundbreaking ceremony held for Ulsan power plant

S-Oil, Cheil Industries and KD Power Technology yesterday had a groundbreaking ceremony in Ulsan to begin construction on a low-pressure steam power plant with a capacity of 16.4-megawatts using waste heat generated from S-Oil’s Ulsan petrochemical f ... [Published Korea Joongang Daily - 11 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Chinese flock to shops graced by Peng

Ever since , the first lady of China, visited Seoul with her husband, President Xi Jinping, earlier this month and stopped by a shopping mall in Dongdaemun, store owners there have been celebrating surging sales as Chinese customers continue to pour ... [Published Korea Joongang Daily - 11 hours ago]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated 15 hours ago - 2 reports

Police chief in Yoo case sacked

The chief of Suncheon Police Precinct in South Jeolla was relieved of his duties yesterday over the 40-day delay in identifying the remains of Korea’s most wanted fugitive, Yoo Byung-eun, the patriarch of the family behind the operator of the doomed Sewol ... [Published Korea Joongang Daily - Jul 22 2014]

Quotes

...그렇다면 더 막강한 권한을 가진 서울시장 박원순은 어떻게 우리의 삶에 침투해 긍정적인 변화를 이끌어낼 수 있을까. 박 시장은 2기 시정을 시작하며 "첫째는 안전, 둘째는 복지, 셋째는 두 가지를 충당하기 위한 경제 성장"이라고 말했다. 이를 내 입장에서 정리하면 "아이 키우기 좋은 서울'이다. 가족을 위해서라도 그의 4년이 허비되거나 퇴보하지 않길 빈다. 그에 대한 냉혹한 평가의 시간은 이제 4년 남았다."

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Kospi slips from Tuesday’s high for year [Published Korea Joongang Daily - 9 hours ago]
Gov’t plan boosts role of software in education [Published Korea Joongang Daily - 10 hours ago]
G3 to get upgrade for LTE [Published Korea Joongang Daily - 10 hours ago]
LG Display sees operating profit rise [Published Korea Joongang Daily - 10 hours ago]
Inequality evidenced by lavish waterpark [Published Korea Joongang Daily - 10 hours ago]
Opposition reacts to Yoo’s demise [Published Korea Joongang Daily - 10 hours ago]
Pet focus [Published Korea Joongang Daily - 10 hours ago]
Opposition candidates discuss a unified front i... [Published Korea Joongang Daily - 10 hours ago]
Chinese flock to shops graced by Peng [Published Korea Joongang Daily - 11 hours ago]
Paris Baguette makes its eponymous debut [Published Korea Joongang Daily - 11 hours ago]
Korean baby products play to China [Published Korea Joongang Daily - 11 hours ago]
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Groundbreaking ceremony held for Ulsan power plant [Published Korea Joongang Daily - 11 hours ago]
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