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Seoul Character & Licensing Fair seeks to appeal to all ages “We made an effort to establish this year's character fair as a festival to be enjoyed by not just kids, but adults and families,” KOCCA vice president and chief operating officer Kim Young-chul told reporters during a press meeting held in Seoul on ……

Seoul seeks hacker troops to fend off North Korean cyberattacks SEOUL — A new army of South Korean soldiers was intently focused on fending off the enemy attack. Where were they coming from? What tactics were they using? And how best to neutralize them? The attackers were probably North Korean — that's a given … Read…

Uber halts low-cost ride service in Seoul, seeks to avoid ban SEOUL (Reuters) – Online taxi service provider Uber Technologies Inc said on Friday it would suspend its low-cost uberX ride service in South Korea, in another concession by the U.S.-based firm trying to avoid a total ban in Asia's fourth-largest economy. Read more on…

(LEAD) Seoul seeks support from Kaesong firms over wage row SEOUL, March 17 (Yonhap) — South Korea on Tuesday requested cooperation from local firms operating in the Kaesong Industrial Complex in dealing with North Korea's unilateral decision to raise wages for its workers. In a meeting with the heads of 124 … Read more on Yonhap…

(LEAD) Seoul seeks US help with probe into GIs' alleged sexual abuse SEOUL, June 2 (Yonhap) — South Korea's foreign ministry said Monday it has requested the United States Embassy in Seoul and U.S. Forces Korea (USFK) to cooperate with a local police investigation into an alleged sexual molestation case involving three … Read more on…

Former Japan Prime Minister Seeks Better Seoul Ties The nationalist agenda of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has deepened that concern, particularly in the wake of his visit to the controversial Yasukuni Shrine and policy objectives seen in Seoul as inflaming long-running disputes tied to Japan's 35 … Read more on Wall Street Journal (blog)

SKorea fosters startups as it seeks economic shift SEOUL, South Korea — Kwon Sunbeom's future was mapped out. Talented in math and science, he attended a specialized high school and majored in electronic engineering at a prestigious university. Lifetime employment at one of South Korea's towering … Read more on MiamiHerald.com

US seeks tough Chinese stance on NKorea as Kerry heads to Seoul Kerry begins a three-day visit to Seoul, Beijing and Tokyo as US and South Korean officials say the nuclear-armed North appears poised to test a medium-range missile after weeks of threatening statements. Making his first trip to the region since … Read more…