SEOUL, May 15 (Yonhap) -- The following are the top headlines in major South Korean newspapers on May 15.
-- Ex-president Chun said 'good idea' after hearing plans to suppr...
07:09 May. 15
SEOUL, May 15 (Yonhap) -- Unionized bus drivers in Seoul, Busan and many other metropolitan cities and provinces canceled a planned strike on Wednesday after reaching last-minute wage deals with th...
05:57 May. 15
(ATTN: RECASTS headline, lead; UPDATES with more details throughout)
SEOUL, May 14 (Yonhap) -- A local court refused Tuesday to issue an arrest warrant against former BIGBANG member Seungri, who fa...
22:29 May. 14
(ATTN: RECASTS lead; UPDATES with deal in Gwangju, South Chungcheong Province in paras 8-10)
SEOUL, May 14 (Yonhap) -- Last-minute negotiations were under way on Tuesday between unionized bus drive...
19:46 May. 14
SEOUL, May 14 (Yonhap) -- The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld a lower court's ruling that sentenced an elder brother of former President Lee Myung-bak to 15 months in prison for bribery.
17:06 May. 14
The following is the second summary of major stories moved by Yonhap News Agency on Tuesday.
(2nd LD) N. Korea demands release of cargo ship seized by U.S.
SEOUL -- North Kor...
17:00 May. 14
SEOUL, May 14 (Yonhap) -- Sixteen percent of young South Korean students are at risk of smartphone or Internet addiction, a poll released by the government said Tuesday.
According to the survey ...
15:28 May. 14
(ATTN: UPDATES with deal in Incheon in paras 6-7 and more details in 11th para)
SEOUL, May 14 (Yonhap) -- Unionized bus drivers nationwide and their employers were to hold last-minute negotiations ...
14:44 May. 14
1712 -- Korea's Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910) government erects a stone monument on Mount Baekdu to mark the border with China, then ruled by the Qing Dynasty.
1956 -- Rhee Syng-man is el...
14:00 May. 14
The following is the first summary of major stories moved by Yonhap News Agency on Tuesday.
N. Korea demands release of cargo ship seized by U.S.
SEOUL -- North Korea dema...
13:33 May. 14
SEOUL, May 14 (Yonhap) -- Unionized bus drivers nationwide and their employers were to hold last-minute negotiations over wage hikes on Tuesday ahead of a strike planned to begin Wednesday to halt ...
11:43 May. 14
SEOUL, May 14 (Yonhap) -- A Seoul court held a hearing on Tuesday to decide whether to issue an arrest warrant for former BIGBANG member Seungri on embezzlement and pimping charges.
10:38 May. 14
Better late than never
A day is left before a general strike threatened by the nation's bus union kicks off. If related parties fail to strike a deal by midnight and over 20,000 buses stop oper...
07:07 May. 14
Fallout of trade war
Korea should strive to cut heavy reliance on exports
South Korea is feared to bear the brunt of the escalating U.S.-China trade war. That's why the country should work out a ...
07:07 May. 14
Wage cuts from shorter workweek push bus drivers to go on strike
If unionized bus drivers around the country go on strike Wednesday as planned, it would mark yet another case of u...
07:07 May. 14
SEOUL, May 14 (Yonhap) -- The following are the top headlines in major South Korean newspapers on May 14.
-- China to impose 25 pct tariffs on $60 bln worth of U.S. goods (...
07:06 May. 14
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CHEONGJU, South Korea, May 13 (Yonhap) -- A chemical explosion at a factory that produces mobile phone parts in central South Korea killed one worker and seriously...
20:00 May. 13
SEJONG, May 13 (Yonhap) -- The government on Monday pressed unionized bus drivers across the country to call off this week's general strike as it offered a set of incentives to bus companies.
19:29 May. 13