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Pope Francis visits Seoul for Asian Youth Day to boost church numbers in Asia … A tight security cordon was thrown around central Seoul to screen out possible threats as up to one million people gathered for a huge, open-air mass by Pope Francis. Office windows overlooking Gwanghwamun plaza, the South Korean capital's main … Read…

China, Japan stimulus hopes boost global stocks SEOUL, South Korea — Global stocks were mostly higher Monday on expectations China and Japan will take new steps to spur economic growth. Most European stock markets gained ground in early trading with Britain's FTSE 100 up 0.2 percent to 6,631.59. Read more on Belleville News Democrat

Seoul, Amsterdam agree to boost agricultural cooperation SEOUL, June 20 (Yonhap) — South Korea and the Netherlands agreed Thursday to increase their cooperation in the agricultural sector, the Seoul government said. A memorandum of understanding (MOU) on agricultural cooperation was signed by South … Read more on GlobalPost