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Seoul Office Vacancy to Stay High as Economy Slows, Savills Says Office vacancies in Seoul will probably remain high this year due to weakened demand for space from companies as South Korea's economic growth slows, according to Savills Plc. The average vacancy rate of prime offices in Seoul soared to 14.1 percent at … Read more…

Seoul: Shares hit fresh 5-month high on China rate cut; won falls [SEOUL] South Korean shares scaled a fresh five-month intraday high on Monday as risk appetites were underpinned by China's decision to cut its policy interest rate over the weekend. The People's Bank of China (PBOC) cut its benchmark lending and … Read more on…

Sankei reporter appeals to Seoul High Court over departure ban SEOUL – A Japanese reporter appealed to a Seoul high court Monday against a lower court's rejection of his petition for a provisional injunction to suspend a ban on him to leave South Korea over his alleged defamation of South Korean President Park … Read more…

Guam has high hopes for United service to Seoul, Shanghai United Airlines on Monday launched nonstop flights between South Korea and Guam, re-entering a market that merger partner Continental had served until 2001. United and Continental closed in their merger in 2010, taking the United name. United now … Read more on USA TODAY

High surveillance in subway trains assures Seoul women SEOUL: For many women, commuting can be an anxious experience – but for others, social and structural investment means journeying every day and night is safe. That is the case in Seoul, where a strategy of high surveillance is being rolled out. More … Read more on…

Seoul to deprive six high schools of elite status Seoul's education chief Cho Hi-yeon announced Friday that six autonomous private high schools would become regular schools, backpedaling from the original plan to revoke the rights of eight schools. The six schools will have their privileges ― mainly … Read more on The Korea Herald