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Top headlines in major S. Korean newspapers

All News 06:58 September 29, 2016

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

Korean-language dailies
-- Saenuri rejects call for withdrawal over audit boycott (Kyunghyang Shinmun)
-- Head of Gangnam district likely to face probe for alleged violation of anti-graft law (Kookmin Daily)
-- Ruling Saenuri Party to maintain boycott of parliamentary audits (Donga llbo)
-- Anti-graft law goes into effect in S. Korea (Seoul Shinmun)
-- Anti-graft law officially sets sail, prompting people to go Dutch (Segye Times)
-- S. Korea stays at 26th in global competitiveness ranking: WEF report (Chosun Ilbo)
-- 1st violation reported after anti-graft law takes effect (JoongAng Ilbo)
-- Ruling Saenuri party rejects call for boycott withdrawal (Hankyoreh)
-- Ruling party to maintain boycott of parliamentary audits (Hankook Ilbo)
-- Bankers confused about whether they are subject to anti-graft law (Maeil Business Newspaper)
-- S. Korea may intervene in Hyundai Motor's labor strike (Korea Economic Daily)

English-language dailies
-- U.S. to shutter North's overseas banking (Korea JoongAng Daily)
-- Seoul may intervene in Hyundai strike (The Korea Herald)
-- Saenuri rejects call for boycott withdrawal (The Korea Times)

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