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Top headlines in major S. Korean newspapers

All News 07:10 January 14, 2019

SEOUL, Jan. 14 (Yonhap) -- The following are the top headlines in major South Korean newspapers on Jan. 14.

Korean-language dailies
-- Cheong Wa Dae considering Moon's meeting with major labor umbrella group next month (Kyunghyang Shinmun)
-- Vietnam emerging as venue for U.S.-N.K. summit in mid-Feb.: report (Kookmin Daily)
-- Jobseekers concerned about chilling labor market in Feb. (Donga llbo)
-- Japan presses S. Korea to set stance over diplomatic consulation about 1965 pact within 30 days (Seoul Shinmun)
-- Moon gov't spending on social network services more than doubles last year (Segye Times)
-- Smaller firms speak of biz difficulties amid slowing economy (Chosun Ilbo)
-- Pollutants from China collected over Yellow Sea in potential evidence of fine dust in S. Korea (JoongAng Ilbo)
-- Only 9.7 pct of those involved in violence, sexual assaults in sports sector face permanent expulsion (Hankyoreh)
-- Fire, gas alarms still do not work two months after fire at dormitory-style housing facility killed people (Hankook Ilbo)
-- Businessmen in provincial areas complain about gov't move to stick to economic policy (Maeil Business Newspaper)
-- Credit ratings for units of S. Korea's major big firms face risks of downgrades (Korea Economic Daily)

English-language dailies
-- Fine dust chokes much of Korea (Korea JoongAng Daily)
-- Trump suggests Vietnam for US-NK summit: report (Korea Herald)
-- Complete NK nuke inventory report unlikely (Korea Times)

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