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Human Rights Reporters Ghana

South Korea: Human Rights Reporters demands justice for Shincheonji church leader

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Human Rights Reporters Ghana (HRRG), a Non-Governmental Organisation has charged the government of South Korea to consider the leader of Shincheonji Church of Jesus,...
Hyundai

Hyundai Motor sees operating profit halve in second quarter over COVID-19

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Hyundai Motor, South Korea's biggest automaker, saw operating profit halve in the second quarter owing to an economic fallout from the COVID-19 outbreak across...
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White House’s plan to reduce troops in South Korea draws skepticism in Washington

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The White House is weighing the possibility of reducing U.S. troops on the Korean Peninsula. The move has drawn harsh criticism from inside U.S....
Democratic People's Republic of Korea

South Korea expresses deep concern over DPRK’s military action plans

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South Korea's defense ministry on Wednesday expressed deep concern over the military action plans announced by the army of the Democratic People's Republic...
Covid Re Testing

COVID-19 In Ghana: Of All The Right Things, What May We Be Doing Wrong

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The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) as you may be aware is a pandemic that continues to rock havoc around the world. This deadly virus which...
blaze at warehouse construction site

At least 25 killed in South Korea’s blaze at warehouse construction site

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At least 25 people were killed in a blaze that broke out at a warehouse construction site in Gyeonggi province, South Korea, local media...
LG Electronics

LG Electronics post 2nd-biggest operating profit in Q1

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LG Electronics, South Korea's tech giant, posted the second-biggest operating profit in the first quarter on the brisk sale of premium TVs and home...
Visitors view Samsung Galaxy S6 smartphones at Samsung's stand at 2015 CeBIT Technology Trade fair in Hanover, Germany, on March 16, 2015. Top IT business fair CeBIT 2015, which features a strong Chinese presence, opened on Sunday in Germany. (Xinhua/Zhang Fan)

Samsung Electronics posts growth in Q1 operating profit

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Samsung Electronics, South Korea's tech behemoth, posted a growth in the first-quarter operating profit, the company said Wednesday. Consolidated operating profit expanded...
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South Korea’s ruling party wins landslide victory in parliamentary polls amid COVID-19 outbreak

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South Korean President Moon Jae-in's ruling Democratic Party has won a landslide victory in parliamentary elections held amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The governing Democratic Party...
Veep Bawumia

Data is one of the most important weapons for fighting COVID-19-Veep

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Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia says the gathering and availability of data will play a significant role in Ghana's battle against COVID-19 pandemic. He said identifying...
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South Korea unveils US$80 billion of fiscal stimulus, unprecedented monetary steps over COVID-19 outbreak

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South Korea has unveiled 100 trillion won (about 80 billion U.S. dollars) worth of fiscal stimulus package and unprecedented monetary policy steps to help...
Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) meets with his US counterpart Donald Trump on the sidelines of a Group of 20 (G20) summit, in Hamburg, Germany, July 8, 2017. The two heads of state exchanged in-depth views on bilateral ties and global hot-spot issues. (Xinhua/Yao Dawei)

G20 and its summits

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Chinese President Xi Jinping will attend a virtual summit of the Group of 20 (G20) leaders on responding to the COVID-19 pandemic in Beijing...
Medical Masks

China’s Hainan donates 200,000 pieces of medical masks to Japan, South Korea

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Southern China’s province of Hainan recently donated 200,000 pieces of medical masks to Japan and South Korea. The masks departed from Hainan’s capital Haikou...
Jehovah’s Witnesses

JW urge members to observe COIVD 19 measures for protection

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The world headquarters of Jehovah’s Witnesses is closely monitoring the outbreak of the novel coronavirus disease (known as COVID-19), and has recommended practical steps...
Chinese Ambassador to Japan Kong Xuanyou (fourth on the right) meets with Takeshi Niinami (third on the left), President & Chief Executive Officer of Suntory Holdings Limited, receiving the donation of 50 million yen ($465,600) from the company to assist China’s combat against the novel coronavirus, Feb. 25. Photo from the Chinese Embassy in Japan

China, Japan, ROK join hands to combat coronavirus

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By Ma Fei China, Japan and South Korea have well explained their profound friendship that enables them to work together to get through difficult times...
Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, director-general of the World Health Organization (WHO), speaks at a press conference after the WHO emergency committee's meeting on the novel coronavirus in China at its headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, Jan. 22, 2020. (Xinhua/Liu Qu)

WHO chief says South Korea, Italy, Iran, Japan greatest concern for COVID-19

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The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Monday that the spread of COVID-19 in South Korea, Italy, Iran and Japan has...
Cover of the report “China's Fight Against COVID-19 Epidemic: A Decisive Campaign” by the Shanghai Institute for International Studies (SIIS) Photo: Courtesy of the SIIS

South Korea confirms 376 more cases of COVID-19, 3,526 in total, president vows to...

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South Korea confirmed 376 more cases of the COVID-19 as of 9:00 a.m. local time Sunday, raising the total number of infections to 3,526...
U.S. President Donald Trump attends a press conference in the White House in Washington D.C., the United States, on Feb. 26, 2020. U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday appointed Vice President Mike Pence to oversee the country's response to the novel coronavirus outbreak. (Xinhua/Liu Jie)

U.S. announces new travel restrictions, warnings over coronavirus concerns

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The United States on Saturday announced additional travel restrictions on Iran and raised travel advisories for certain areas of Italy and South Korea over...
An ambulance drives on the street of Xiaogan, central China's Hubei Province, Feb. 15, 2020. Xiaogan witnessed a snowfall on Saturday as people around the city still fight in the battle against the novel coronavirus. (Xinhua/Hu Huhu)

South Korea confirms 813 more cases of COVID-19, 3,150 in total

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South Korea confirmed 813 more cases of the COVID-19 on Saturday, raising the total number of infections to 3,150. As of 4:00...
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South Korea raises virus alert to highest as COVID-19 cases soar to 602, death...

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South Korea raised its four-tier virus alert to the highest "red" level on Sunday as the number of COVID-19 infection cases soared to 602...
Cover of the report “China's Fight Against COVID-19 Epidemic: A Decisive Campaign” by the Shanghai Institute for International Studies (SIIS) Photo: Courtesy of the SIIS

South Korea raises virus alert to highest amid soaring COVID-19 cases

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South Korea raised its four-tier virus alert to the highest "red" level on Sunday as the number of COVID-19 infection cases soared to 602...
Doctor Xu Fei introduces the treatment of a patient at the First Affiliated Hospital of Nanchang University in Nanchang, east China's Jiangxi Province, Jan. 27, 2020. The patient of the novel coronavirus pneumonia has been cured and discharged from the First Affiliated Hospital of Nanchang University on Monday. He is the first coronavirus-infected patient that was cured in Jiangxi Province. (Xinhua/Peng Zhaozhi)

South Korea confirms 123 more cases of COVID-19, 556 in total

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South Korea confirmed 123 more cases of the COVID-19 on Sunday, raising the total number of infections to 556 and the death toll rose...
Patients infected with the novel coronavirus are seen at a makeshift hospital converted from an exhibition center in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, Feb. 5, 2020. The makeshift hospital converted from an exhibition center in China's epidemic-hit Wuhan city began accepting patients Wednesday. The hospital can provide about 1,600 beds to infected patients. (Xinhua/Xiong Qi)

South Korea confirms 142 more cases of COVID-19, 346 in total

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South Korea confirmed 142 more cases of the COVID-19 on Saturday, raising the total number of infections to 346. As of 9...
Akwasi Frimpong

Ghana’s skeleton Olympian, Akwasi Frimpong twice in the finals in Pyeongchang, South Korea

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Ghana’s first skeleton Olympian, Akwasi Frimpong, twice qualified for the finals during the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation Pyeongchang Inter Continental Cup this week...

Ghanaian duo excels at 2020 Para Alpine Skiing competition

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Two Ghanaian para-athletes; Daniel Kankam and David Baiden have excelled at this year's Para Alpine Skiing advanced competition. The...

Coronavirus: China expands travel ban to 2 more cities

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Chinese officials expanded travel restrictions on Thursday to include two more cities, one of which was also ordered to lock down to mitigate the...

South Korea proposes sending delegation to Mount Kumgang

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South Korea has proposed sending a delegation to inspect its long-abandoned facilities at North Korea's Mount Kumgang, the unification ministry said Wednesday, after Pyongyang...

South Korea needs flexible working hours to address birth rate

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South Korea needs to take firm steps to adopt flexible working hours, promote gender equality and increase benefits for childcare if the country wants...
South Korean President Moon Jae-in (R) meets with top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un in the border village of Panmunjom on April, 27, 2018. (Xinhua/Inter-Korean Summit Press Corps)

S. Korea and DPRK to Discuss video reunions of Split families

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South Korea's unification ministry in charge of inter-Korean affairs said Wednesday that it was preparing to consult with the Democratic People's Republic of Korea...
FIBA

2019 FIBA World Cup: Nigeria Finds Herself in Group B with Argentina, Russia and...

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Nigeria have been drawn alongside Argentina, Russia and South Korea in Group B of the 2019 FIBA World Cup for men, which is set...