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Top headlines in major S. Korean newspapers

Korean Newspaper Headlines 07:01 October 18, 2018

SEOUL, Oct. 18 (Yonhap) -- The following are the top headlines in major South Korean newspapers on Oct. 18.

Korean-language dailies
-- 339 Yemeni asylum seekers granted humanitarian stay permits (Kyunghyang Shinmun)
-- Seoul and Washington make different voices in inter-Korean relations (Kookmin Daily)
-- Taxi drivers to go on strike against Uber-like carpool service

(Donga Ilbo)
-- More companies switch to blind hiring for new recruits

(Seoul Shinmun)
-- More children addicted to smartphones, online games (Segye Times)
-- Some 3,000 nuclear reactor jobs to disappear by 2030 (Chosun Ilbo)
-- Gov't mulls raising basic pension for elderly, underprivileged people to 400,000 won (JoongAng Ilbo)
-- Health of sales people at shopping stores threatened by longtime standing position (Hankyoreh)
-- Seoul and Washington make different voices in inter-Korean relations (Hankook Ilbo)
-- Emerging markets join U.S. in imposing tariffs on imported products (Maeil Business Newspaper)
-- S. Korea state pension moves to collect more, pay more (Korea Economic Daily)

English-language dailies
-- Bigwigs inspect DMZ disarming (Korea JoongAng Daily)
-- Public corporations troubled (Korea Herald)
-- Moon will ask Europe to ease sanctions on NK (Korea Times)

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