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Top headlines in major S. Korean newspapers

All News 07:01 January 04, 2019

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

Korean-language dailies
-- Moon likely to reshuffle secretarial staff next week, including chief of staff (Kyunghyang Shinmun)
-- E-Mart offers groceries, household items at lowest prices (Kookmin Daily)
-- N.K. diplomat Jo handled smuggling of luxury goods for leader Kim (Donga llbo)
-- Gov't toughens rules for foreign M&As (Seoul Shinmun)
-- Found alive, Shin calls for appreciation of whistleblowers (Segye Times)
-- Moon to name new chief of staff by month's end (Chosun Ilbo)
-- Jo went into hiding in Nov., a month before seeking asylum: spy agency (JoongAng Ilbo)
-- Noh Young-min, ambassador to China, may replace Im as Moon's chief of staff (Hankyoreh)
-- Higher moral standards stirred up whistleblowing from public offices (Hankook Ilbo)
-- KOSPI dips to 25-month low on China woes (Maeil Business Newspaper)
-- Samsung to clinch deal with Amazon on AI cooperation at CES (Korea Economic Daily)

English-language dailies
-- North's envoy in Italy vanishes (Korea JoongAng Daily)
-- Trump talks of 'great letter' from Kim, but hurdles remain (Korea Herald)
-- N.K. envoy in Italy disappeared in Nov.: NIS (Korea Times)

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