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Top headlines in major S. Korean newspapers

All News 07:03 January 20, 2016

SEOUL, Jan. 20 (Yonhap) -- The following are the top headlines in major South Korean newspapers on Jan. 20.

Korean-language dailies
-- Umbrella union walks out of talks with gov't, management (Kookmin Daily)
-- Korean economy braces for double shock from China (Donga llbo)
-- Gov't to push ahead with labor reform (Seoul Shinmun)
-- Global economy faces headwinds from slowdown in China (Segye Times)
-- China ends chapter of explosive growth (Chosun Ilbo)
-- Umbrella union under fire for ditching deal with gov't (JoongAng Ilbo)
-- China's stellar growth era lets out (Hankyoreh)
-- Labor-gov't relations in jeopardy (Hankook Ilbo)
-- China's 7 percent level growth ends (Maeil Business Newspaper)
-- Pension funds, sovereign funds vying for higher returns (Korea Economic Daily)

English-language dailies
-- Three-way labor pact crumbles (Korea JoongAng Daily)
-- Park advocates petition campaign on labor bills (Korea Herald)
-- Opposition leader to quit soon (Korea Times)

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