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Top headlines in major S. Korean newspapers

All News 07:16 October 04, 2016

SEOUL, Oct. 4 (Yonhap) -- The following are the top headlines in major South Korean newspapers on Oct. 4.

Korean-language dailies
-- "Death of farmer Baek Nam-gi should have been pronounced as externally-caused" (Kyunghyang Shinmun)
-- Time running out for the gov't release of state history texts next month (Kookmin Daily)
-- Quake-proof buildings designed by non-professionals (Donga llbo)
-- Rival parties agree to extend parliamentary audit (Seoul Shinmun)
-- Information release service falls short of expectation (Segye Times)
-- Engineering college students seek professional education outside of school (Chosun Ilbo)
-- Hanmi Pharmaceutical's belated public announcement causes heavy investor loss (JoongAng Ilbo)
-- Abe "not considering apology letter at all" (Hankyoreh)
-- Int'l sports groups raise security issues with PyeongChang's sliding center (Hankook Ilbo)
-- Eximabank to provide about 2 trillion to Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering through debt-equity swap (Maeil Business Newspaper)
-- S. Korea seems to give up on tourism industry: analysis (Korea Economic Daily)

English-language dailies
-- DHID used 22 shell companies (Korea JoongAng Daily)
-- Samsung Galaxy retains top brand value despite recall (The Korea Herald)
-- Parties to clash at audit sessions (The Korea Times)

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