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EU Delays Naming South Korea an Illegal Fishing Nation

» by July 26th, 2014 at 8:00 am » Comments (2)

Considering the illegal fishing that the Chinese do in South Korea's waters every year, it makes it hard to complain about this if Korean fishermen and doing the same thing: The ...more »

Autopsy Cannot Determine Cause of Fugitive Billionaire’s Death

» by July 25th, 2014 at 10:39 am » Comments (0)

This news will only add to the conspiracy theories surrounding the death of the fugitive Yoo Byung-eun: [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="500"] Seo Joong-seok, director of the National Forensic Service, announces the ...more »

Son of Fugitive Billionaire Ferry Boat Owner Captured In Yongin

» by July 25th, 2014 at 6:46 am » Comments (4)

Authorities have finally captured the son of the former fugitive and now deceased billionaire Yoo Byung-eun: [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="367"] Yoo Dae-kyun[/caption] The police said that investigators arrested Yoo Dae-kyun, the eldest ...more »

Japanese Town Removes Memorial to Forced Korean Laborers

» by July 24th, 2014 at 3:49 am » Comments (0)

So is the local Japanese government inferring that forced labor of Koreans during World War II did not happen? Local authorities in Japan have demanded the removal of a monument in ...more »

Trains Collide in Gangwon Province Killing 1 and Injuring Dozens

» by July 23rd, 2014 at 7:53 am » Comments (5)

It looks like negligence or a signal malfunction led to this accident.  Fortunately it appears the trains were not traveling too fast which would have made this accident much worse: Two ...more »

Former ESL Teacher Quincy Black Sentenced 2.5 Years in Jail for Filming Sex with Minor

» by July 22nd, 2014 at 9:50 pm » Comments (12)

Well the ESL teacher that was extradited by Korean authorities from Armenia of all places has now been sentenced to 2.5 years in jail by a Korean court for filming ...more »

Yoo Byung-eun Body Found; Let the Conspiracy Theories Begin

» by July 22nd, 2014 at 5:29 am » Comments (40)

The body of the fugitive ferry boat owner has been found in an orchard outside of Suncheon: Police said Tuesday that they have found the body of a fugitive tycoon wanted ...more »

Piketty’s Economic Theories Coming to Korea

» by July 22nd, 2014 at 3:13 am » Comments (6)

The lefts favorite economist will soon be publishing his book "Capital in the Twenty-First Century" in South Korea.  His theories have caused a large debate among Korean netizens that KoreaBang ...more »

China Warns of Arms Race as US Reportedly Moves to Deploy THAAD to Korea

» by July 21st, 2014 at 4:34 am » Comments (0)

The Chinese have some nerve to complain about an arms race in the region when its them and North Korea that are causing the arms race: Noting that neither its range ...more »

Tweet of the Day: New 20th Century Fox Theme Park Coming to Korea

» by July 20th, 2014 at 4:01 pm » Comments (13)

20th Century Fox to build theme park in South Korea http://t.co/ph4e9vNLFr— South Korea Daily (@SouthKoreaDaily) July 19, 2014 more »

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