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News South Korea: South Korea disbands 'comfort women' foundation

News source: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2018/11/20/South-Korea-disbands-comfort-women-foundation/2581542772145/?ts_tn_int=5
Publicated on: uesday 20 November 2018

SEOUL, Nov. 20 (UPI) --South Korea announced Wednesday that it will disband a foundation established under its agreement with Japan to settle "comfort women" issues. "We decided to disband the foundat...

News South Korea: Saving South Korea’s economy

News source: https://www.theasset.com/viewpoint/35409/saving-south-koreas-economy
Publicated on: uesday 20 November 2018

Since taking office in May 2017, South Korean President Moon Jae-in has worked hard to secure a détente on the Korean Peninsula. He has met with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un three times this year, ...

News South Korea: South Korea’s Zeniex Exchange to Shut Down After Less Than 6 Months

News source: https://sg.finance.yahoo.com/news/south-korea-zeniex-exchange-shut-064937043.html
Publicated on: Sunday 18 November 2018

Barely five months after Zeniex was launched, the South Korean cryptocurrency exchange is closing shop. The exchange, which was unveiled in May, has disclosed that it will cease all operations on Nove...

News South Korea: Pompeo tells Seoul nuclear progress must not lag better Korea ties

News source: https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-northkorea-usa-southkorea/pompeo-tells-seoul-nuclear-progress-must-not-lag-better-korea-ties-idUKKCN1NQ00D
Publicated on: uesday 20 November 2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has told its ally South Korea it should not improve ties with North Korea faster than Pyongyang takes steps to give up its nuclear weapons, U.S. Secretary ...

News South Korea: SEOUL, South Korea | Seoul will dissolve Japan-funded sexual slavery foundation

News source: https://www.stl.news/seoul-south-korea-seoul-will-dissolve-japan-funded-sexual-slavery-foundation/214689/
Publicated on: uesday 20 November 2018

SEOUL, South Korea— South Korea said Wednesday it will dissolve a foundation funded by Japan to compensate South Korean women who were forced to work in Japan’s World War II military brothels. The wid...

News South Korea: South Korea decides to disband 'comfort women' foundation

News source: https://asia.nikkei.com/Politics/International-Relations/South-Korea-decides-to-disband-comfort-women-foundation
Publicated on: uesday 20 November 2018

SEOUL -- The government of South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Wednesday that it has decided to disband a foundation it set up with Japan in 2016 to support wartime "comfort women," marking ...

News South Korea: South Korea will dissolve Japan-funded sexual slavery foundation

News source: http://www.staradvertiser.com/2018/11/20/news/south-korea-will-dissolve-japan-funded-sexual-slavery-foundation/
Publicated on: uesday 20 November 2018

SEOUL, South Korea >> South Korea said today it will dissolve a foundation funded by Japan to compensate South Korean women who were forced to work in Japan’s World War II military brothels. The widel...

News South Korea: US blacklists South African for N. Korea oil deals

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/us-blacklists-south-african-n-korea-oil-deals-165010237.html
Publicated on: onday 19 November 2018

The US Treasury placed a Russian-born South African man on its sanctions blacklist Monday for allegedly helping North Korea avoid an international embargo on its energy purchases. The Treasury said Vl...

News South Korea: South Korea says it will dissolve Japan-funded ‘comfort women’ foundation

News source: https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2018/11/21/national/politics-diplomacy/south-korea-says-will-dissolve-japan-funded-comfort-women-foundation/
Publicated on: uesday 20 November 2018

SEOUL – South Korea said Wednesday that it has decided to dissolve a foundation set up as a key pillar of a 2015 bilateral agreement with Japan to settle the issue of Korean “comfort women” forced to ...

News South Korea: South Korea Bourse May Take Further Damage

News source: https://markets.businessinsider.com/news/stocks/south-korea-bourse-may-take-further-damage-1027744499
Publicated on: uesday 20 November 2018

(RTTNews) - The South Korea stock market on Tuesday wrote a finish to the three-day winning streak in which it had advanced almost 35 points or 1.6 percent. The KOSPI now rests just above the ...

News South Korea: Trump presses Saudi Arabia, South Korea, others to pay more for U.S. defenses

News source: https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/nov/18/trump-presses-saudi-arabia-south-korea-pay-more-us/
Publicated on: uesday 20 November 2018

The Trump administration has embarked on a quiet bilateral campaign to extract more defense dollars from several countries, including South Korea and Saudi Arabia, saying they must pay more to fund Am...

News South Korea: South Korea airline orders $4.4bn 40 Boeing

News source: https://www.pmnewsnigeria.com/2018/11/20/south-korea-airline-orders-4-4bn-40-boeing/
Publicated on: uesday 20 November 2018

Jeju Air Co Ltd, South Korea’s biggest low-cost carrier, purchased 40 Boeing (BA.N) 737 Max 8 planes worth 4.4 billion dollars, the airline said on Tuesday. The deal marks the biggest contract by a So...