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Top headlines in major S. Korean newspapers

All News 07:03 January 09, 2018

SEOUL, Jan. 9 (Yonhap) -- The following are the top headlines in major South Korean newspapers on Jan. 9.

Korean-language dailies
-- Unification ministry to focus on PyeongChang, with discussion on reunions of separated families and nuclear issue to be included (Kyunghyang Shinmun)
-- South and North Korea to meet again to open window of peace (Kookmin Daily)
-- No scrapping of comfort women deal with Japan, no action on 1 bln yen (Donga Ilbo)
-- Gov't makes all-out efforts to defend minimum wage (Seoul Shinmun)
-- U.S. proposed talks without preconditions late last year (Segye Times)
-- Corporate job opportunities in December drop to lowest in 10 years (Chosun Ilbo)
-- Gov't not to renegotiate or scrap comfort women deal (JoongAng Ilbo)
-- Gov't to announce follow-up measures to comfort women deal today (Hankyoreh)
-- Gov't mulls possible delay in using 1 bln yen Japan contributed under comfort women deal (Hankook Ilbo)
-- Moon tackles minimum wage controversy head on (Maeil Business Newspaper)
-- Moon orders countermeasures on minimum wage chaos (Korea Economic Daily)

English-language dailies
-- Seoul could halt sanctions to let North join Games (Korea JoongAng Daily)
-- UAE controversy rages despite visit from top Abu Dhabi official (Korea Herald)
-- Inter-Korea talks will focus on Olympics (Korea Times)

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