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Top headlines in major S. Korean newspapers

All News 07:06 August 14, 2020

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

Korean-language dailies
-- Some jokes have discriminatory message (Kyunghyang Shinmun)
-- Pres. Moon reappoints chief secretary (Kookmin Daily)
-- Cheong Wa Dae in hurry, set to reshuffle cabinet soon (Donga llbo)
-- Heated real estate market helps main opposition take lead over ruling party in approval ratings (Seoul Shinmun)
-- People turn their back on ruling party (Segye Times)
-- Groups of prosecutors oppose justice minister's recent reorganization plans (Chosun Ilbo)
-- Ruling party loses its lead in public opinion polls amid inflating property market (JoongAng Ilbo)
-- Pres. Moon replaces senior secretaries, but reappoints chief secretary (Hankyoreh)
-- As Xi's visit looms, S. Korea walks on tightrope between U.S., China (Hankook Ilbo)
-- S. Korean stocks on roll led by retail investors (Maeil Business Newspaper)
-- Five main commercial banks see sharp rise in loans to lower class amid COVID-19 pandemic (Korea Economic Daily)

English-language dailies
-- UFP outstrips DPK in poll after four years (Korea JoongAng Daily)
-- Pandemic sets off changes with lasting consequences for Korea (Korea Herald)
-- Main opposition party overtakes DPK in approval ratings (Korea Times)

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