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Top headlines in major S. Korean newspapers

All Headlines 07:20 August 29, 2016

SEOUL, Aug. 29 (Yonhap) -- The following are the top headlines in major South Korean newspapers on Aug. 29.

Korean-language dailies
-- Subway path to open between Seoul and Yeoju during Chuseok holiday (Kyunghyang Shinmun)
-- 'N. Korea to deploy SLBM in two years' (Kookmin Daily)
-- Pro-Moon party after pro-Park party ... talk of political realignment emerges (Donga llbo)
-- Minjoo Party of Korea opts for pro-Moon unity ... doubled-edged sword for Moon (Seoul Shinmun)
-- Revival of pro-Moon group ... declaration of leftward shift (Segye Times)
-- Chiefs of 67 public organizations to be replaced this year... competition over the seats (Chosun Ilbo)
-- Infectious diseases, seen in underdeveloped nations, awakened by heat wave (JoongAng Ilbo)
-- Public Procurement Service mafia ignore gov't order to redress special treatment (Hankyoreh)
-- Pro-Moon figure grabs party helm (Hankook Ilbo)
-- Abe influencing Africa in face of China's campaign (Maeil Business Newspaper)
-- Corporate bond yield rate remains at an all-time low amid shrinking investment (Korea Economic Daily)

English-language dailies
-- Choo Mi-ae easily elected Minjoo Party chairwoman (Korea JoongAng Daily)
-- Expectations grow for US rate hike in September (The Korea Herald)
-- New opposition leader to deepen THAAD conflict (The Korea Times)
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