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Get caught up with developments in the South Korea ferry disaster

CNN International - 16 Apr 2014
(CNN) -- The effort to find nearly 280 people who remain missing in South Korea's ferry disaster is now in its third day. The Sewol suddenly started listing, took on water and capsized over a two-hour period Wednesday. Here's what you need to know to ...
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South Korean cyclist seeks his dream on the road

Manitoulin Expositor - 26 Jul 2017
LITTLE CURRENT—Ship designer Seongwoo Kim of Mokpo-si South Korea worked two jobs a day after completing university and a two-year stint in the South Korean navy to save up enough money to come to North America and set out on a vision quest. “I went ...
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New Catamaran Ferry for South Korea Launched

MarineLink - 05 Jul 2017
“Customers like Seaspovill of South Korea are benefiting from Austal's valuable experience, having delivered more than 255 vessels worldwide since 1988. Commercial operators appreciate the extraordinary focus we have on delivering the highest quality ...
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33 beautiful islands to visit in South Korea

CNN - 12 Jul 2017
While most travelers in the region have most likely heard of Jeju, South Korea's most famous island and one of the New 7 Wonders of Nature, the seas surrounding the Korean Peninsula are peppered with lesser-known islands with spectacular views and ...
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[Editorial] Russian loophole

The Korea Herald - 26 Jul 2017
In May, a North Korean ferry named the Mangyongbong began running a service between the North Korean port of Rajin and Russia's Vladivostok. The North ...
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Russia, South Korea exploring economic cooperation - 27 Jun 2017
Yang Ki-dae, the mayor of South Korea's Gwangmyeong city, said in May he has been in talks with Vladimir Miklushevsky, the governor of Russia's Far East maritime province Primorsky Krai to launch a commercial ferry service that would connect the South ...
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N. Korean ferry arrived in Russia with 34 safety deficiencies

NK News - 14 Jul 2017
North Korea's Mangyongbong ferry, which began running a regular route between Rason and Vladivostok in May, arrived in Russia with 34 safety deficiencies, inspection records show. The North Korean-flagged ship has been running a weekly passenger ...
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A win for Sri Lanka at World Beauty Queen 2017.

The (subscription) - 26 Jul 2017
The contest was held in the city of Gangnam but there were also trips to Yeosu (ferry cruise), Daejeon (one day cooking class where they made shrimp rice and shrimp burger), Namsangol Hanok Village (to experience Korean culture and food), Korean Red ...
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Bring Sino-South Korean ties back on track: Xi

Global Times - 06 Jul 2017
Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan arrive for the G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany on Thursday. Photo: AP. Chinese President Xi Jinping said Thursday that China would like to join South Korea in bringing bilateral ties back to the ...
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How Russia's interests entwine with North Korea

Asia Times - 01 Jul 2017
Further, with the new administration willing to engage economically with the North, odds are Seoul would fund the necessary steps to complete the link into South Korea. In a related development, Pyongyang recently announced the start of a ferry service ...
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Port close to ferry deal*

Trinidad & Tobago Express - 28 Jun 2017
According to the specifications of the Ocean Flower 2, which was built in 1996 and is registered in South Korea, it has an overall length of 130ft, with a top speed of 38 knots, and a capacity of 225 cars and more than 600 people. “This old boat they ...
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Does Low American Savings Rate Cause Trade Deficits?

IndustryWeek - 26 Jul 2017
by CEO Michael Stumo and Research Director Jeff Ferry that shows why globalist economists are wrong about what causes trade deficits, offshoring and job losses. They write, “A popular, but misleading, claim is that low ...
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Seaspovill launches new passenger catamaran ferry SeaStar 11

Cruise and Ferry - 06 Jul 2017
South Korean operator Seaspovill is celebrating the launch of its new passenger catamaran ferry SeaStar 11, which was designed in collaboration with Incat Crowther and built by Austal Philippines. SeaStar 11 has been designed with a z-bow hull form and ...
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Another set of remains found in raised Sewol ferry

CNN - 22 May 2017
Seoul, South Korea (CNN) Remains that appear to belong to a human were found in the wreckage of the Sewol ferry Monday, an official from South Korea's Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries told CNN. The ferry sunk more than three years ago, killing 304 ...
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Japan:"Not time for discourse with N.Korea" - 17 Jul 2017
Japan on Monday downplayed South Korea's offer to hold military talks with North Korea, saying the priority should be piling pressure on Pyongyang through sanctions. "This is not a time for dialogue. This is a time for pressure," Japan's foreign ...
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Raised South Korean ferry Sewol arrives at port

Fox News - 31 Mar 2017
Relatives of the victims watched from nearby as workers from a port in Mokpo conducted operations to dock the heavy lift transport vessel that carried the ferry Sewol, lying with its rusty blue bottom facing toward land. Finding the remains of the ...

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