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Vietnamese brides say 'I do' to South Korea
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Vietnamese brides say 'I do' to South Korea

En Vnexpress - South Korea has been the top destination for Vietnamese brides looking for love and a ticket out of poverty.

S Korea eyes VN women tourists
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S Korea eyes VN women tourists

South Korea will support Vietnamese travel firms offering incentive tours to attract more visitors from Vietnam.

In South Korea, daily stresses outweigh North Korea missile worries
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In South Korea, daily stresses outweigh North Korea missile worries

En Vnexpress - S.Koreans worry more about jobs, economy than a war with the North.

South Korea seeks to lure more tourists from Vietnam
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South Korea seeks to lure more tourists from Vietnam

South Korea will support Vietnamese travel firms to arrange incentive tours to attract more visitors from Vietnam.

South Korea emerges as second tourism source market
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South Korea emerges as second tourism source market

More than 1.5 million passengers from the Republic of Korea (RoK) travelled to Viet Nam in the first eight months of 2017, a year-on-year increase of 50%.

As US ban on travel to North Korea kicks in, tourist says he would return
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As US ban on travel to North Korea kicks in, tourist says he would return

En Vnexpress - With beautiful scenery, great food and friendly locals, American tourist Nicholas Burkhead said he'd be happy to return to his latest holiday destination.

S.Korea says no agreement over renegotiation of US trade deal
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S.Korea says no agreement over renegotiation of US trade deal

Trump called it a 'horrible deal.'

South Korea's 'Poop School' to change name
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South Korea's 'Poop School' to change name

En Vnexpress - 'Are you from Poop School?' was a typical taunt students and former pupils have endured for 55 years.

Free trade deal boosts Vietnam's petrol imports from South Korea
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Free trade deal boosts Vietnam's petrol imports from South Korea

Vietnamese companies are turning away from Chinese petroleum suppliers in favor of South Korean.

Vietnam's biggest trade deficit is no longer with China but S.Korea
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Vietnam's biggest trade deficit is no longer with China but S.Korea

Experts said the trend is not a source of concern as the Korean imports mostly serve industrial production in Vietnam.

Fairy tales overcome nightmares at S.Korea’s militarized border town
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Fairy tales overcome nightmares at S.Korea’s militarized border town

En Vnexpress - 'Fairy tales come true in Paju', is the advertising lure from the Korean Tourism Board.

South Korea tips fastest growth in three years in 2017
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South Korea tips fastest growth in three years in 2017

The forecast for 2017 marks the strongest projected growth of the South Korean economy since GDP expanded by 3.3 percent in 2014.

N. Korea economy grows at fastest pace in 17 years: Seoul
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N. Korea economy grows at fastest pace in 17 years: Seoul

En nexpress - The economy grew 3.9 percent last year, the fastest since 1999.

N.Korea fires what appear to be land-to-ship missiles -S.Korea
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N.Korea fires what appear to be land-to-ship missiles -S.Korea

Missiles flew about 200 km into sea off east coast.

Culls, poultry transport ban as S. Korea fights bird flu outbreak
Science

Culls, poultry transport ban as S. Korea fights bird flu outbreak

Yahoo News South Korea has imposed a temporary nationwide ban on poultry transportation as it struggles to contain an outbreak of the highly pathogenic H5N8 virus, which has led to the slaughter of

N.Korea leader Kim guides test of new anti-aircraft weapon
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N.Korea leader Kim guides test of new anti-aircraft weapon

The North has been pushing to develop a wide range of weapon systems including a long-range missile capable of striking the mainland United States.

N.Korea fires Scud-class ballistic missile, Japan protests
World

N.Korea fires Scud-class ballistic missile, Japan protests

The missile flew 450 kilometers into sea east of North Korea.

N. Korea says ballistic missile test successful: media
World

N. Korea says ballistic missile test successful: media

Leader Kim Jong Un supervised the test of a new ballistic missile controlled by a precision guidance system.

Will North Korea bring the US and ASEAN together?, Chibok girls freed but concerns remain, What did Erdoğan get out of talks with Putin?, Venezuelan opposition should seek common ground with Chávist loyalists, A bipartisan case for Comey's dismissal
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Will North Korea bring the US and ASEAN together?, Chibok girls freed but concerns remain, What did Erdoğan get out of talks with Putin?, Venezuelan opposition should seek common ground with Chávist loyalists, A bipartisan case for Comey's dismissal

Yahoo News "Diplomatic relations between the US and countries in this region have often been hampered by different standards and interpretations of political integrity...," states an editorial. "At

South Korea's CJ attempts to set up ‘food empire’ in Vietnam
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South Korea's CJ attempts to set up ‘food empire’ in Vietnam

Vietnamnet - Well-known Vietnamese names in the food industry have fallen into the hands of the world’s largest conglomerates.

Economists warn of Vietnam's growing trade deficit towards South Korea
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Economists warn of Vietnam's growing trade deficit towards South Korea

Vietnamnet - The Republic of Korea has surpassed China, becoming Vietnam’s biggest import market.

Can South Korea's Moon heal the public distrust that fueled his victory?
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Can South Korea's Moon heal the public distrust that fueled his victory?

Yahoo News Weeks of peaceful protests over a far-reaching corruption scandal led to the impeachment and eventual arrest of Moon’s predecessor, Park Geun-hye – a crisis that strengthened many voters'

South Korea’s vote for a new business culture
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South Korea’s vote for a new business culture

Yahoo News For much of Asia, South Korea has been a model for decades, a success in both its democracy and its high-tech, high-income economy. The election winner, Moon Jae-in, takes power following

Japan and Australia must cooperate with US on North Korea, Building public trust in science, Arresting WikiLeaks founder would set 'dangerous precedent,' Better Holocaust education needed everywhere, Combating climate change through citizen action
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Japan and Australia must cooperate with US on North Korea, Building public trust in science, Arresting WikiLeaks founder would set 'dangerous precedent,' Better Holocaust education needed everywhere, Combating climate change through citizen action

Yahoo News "It is crucial that both Japan and Australia support the United States, which is urging China to wield Beijing’s influence over Pyongyang while intensifying its military pressure on North

North Korea threats? After six decades, uncertainty is nothing new for South Koreans
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North Korea threats? After six decades, uncertainty is nothing new for South Koreans

Yahoo News The shaded lawns and winding paths in Yeouido Park offer a respite from this frenetically modern city. The strip of land the park sits on, now covered in cherry trees and picnic tables,