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What Hwang Jang-yop Left Behind
Hwang Jang-yop, a former senior North Korean official, died of a heart attack in Seoul on October 10, leaving big footprints behind. The late Hwang had served as a secretary of the Workers' Party in North Korea before he defected ...

Economy

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Mandatory Youth Employment
At the 10th meeting of the National Employment Strategy Council, the government announced a plan to foster youth entrepreneurship and business creation. Compared with the previous measures against youth unemployment, the latest pl...

Society

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Talent Donation for One Day a Year
Life can change completely at the least expected moment. From a book we just happened to pick up, from a heartfelt word of sympathy from someone, or from a scene in a movie, we can get the feeling that something has caught our sou...

Culture

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Young Koreans Hit the Top of U.S. and Japanese M...
Far East Movement (also known as FM), a hip-hop quartet with two Korean-American members, ranked No. 1 last weekend on the Hot 100 Singles of the U.S. Billboard music charts, the most influential standard in the music industry the...