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Seoul expands support for Manila to protect Koreans Following a number of violent crimes against Korean tourists and residents in the Philippines in recent years, the Korean National Police Agency announced on Saturday it will increase the numbers of agents on its special task force teams to help the … Read more on The Korea Herald

(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…

Seoul to provide military support over missing plane Seoul to provide military support over missing plane. South Korea plans to dispatch a team of officials and has offered military support to Indonesia as a search and rescue operation unfolds after an AirAsia jet disappeared en route to Singapore on Sunday. Read more on The Korea…

Seoul voices support for Obama's plans to strike Islamic State In June, Seoul provided US$ 200,000 in humanitarian aid through the World Health Organization (WHO) after a refugee crisis erupted in northern Iraq over IS attacks. It also began remittance procedures recently after a decision last month to provide a … Read more on The…

Seoul: Shares rise 0.7%; China exports, strong yen support [SEOUL] South Korean shares rebounded on Thursday morning, helped by improved Chinese exports data, gains in regional markets and a strong yen. The Korea Composite Stock Price Index (Kospi) was up 0.7 per cent at 1,891.18 points as of 0315 GMT, … Read more on Business Times…

Seoul shares rise 0.7 pct; China exports, strong yen support SEOUL Aug 8 (Reuters) – South Korean shares rebounded on Thursday morning, helped by improved Chinese exports data, gains in regional markets and a strong yen. The Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) was up 0.7 percent at 1,891.18 points … Read more on Reuters

Seoul shares flat; S.Korea budget approval, ECB meeting lend support SEOUL May 2 (Reuters) – South Korean shares were flat on Thursday, with expectations of an interest rate cut in Europe and approval of South Korea's stimulus plan lending support but lacklustre economic data from the U.S. and China capping gains. Read more on Reuters

Park calls for US congressional support for Seoul's case in nuclear accord … SEOUL, March 29 (Yonhap) — President Park Geun-hye asked Friday for U.S. congressional support for South Korea to expand its "peaceful use" of atomic energy, her spokeswoman said, as the two nations are in talks over Seoul's demand for the right to…

Park calls for US congressional support for Seoul's case in nuclear accord … SEOUL, March 29 (Yonhap) — President Park Geun-hye asked Friday for U.S. congressional support for South Korea to expand its "peaceful use" of atomic energy, her spokeswoman said, as the two nations are in talks over Seoul's demand for the right to…

International support: Kashmir Day observed in Seoul Kashmir Solidarity day was also observed in Seoul, South Korea on Tuesday, where supporters expressed solidarity with the people of Kashmir in their struggle against the occupation of India, according to a press release from Seoul. A function was held … Read more on The Express Tribune

Seoul lays out new support plans for multicultural families, foreigners SEOUL – The government announced a set of measures for multicultural families on Tuesday to improve education, eradicate discrimination and support their social and economic participation. The five-year project that kicks off next year is the second … Read more on AsiaOne

Seoul to have just two workers to support one elderly person by 2039 Statistics data from the Seoul Metropolitan Government predicts that in 27 years, the working-age population between 15 and 64 would drop 26 percent to 5.99 million and senior citizens aged 65 and over are expected to grow 172 percent to 2.95 million.…