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South Korean professional Go player Lee Sedol, right bottom, reviews the match with other professional Go players after finishing the third match of the Google DeepMind Challenge Match against Google's artificial intelligence program, AlphaGo, in Seoul, South Korea, Saturday, March 12, 2016. Google's Go-playing software defeated a human champion for the third straight time Saturday to clinch the best-of-five series and establish its superiority in an ancient Chinese game long thought to be the realm of humans.
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A quiet arms race is rapidly heating up between the two Koreas

Straits Times 19 Apr 2021
SEOUL (NYTIMES) - Pride and jealousy have driven North and South Korea to engage in propaganda-shouting matches and to compete over who could build a taller flagpole on their border ... While in office, Mr Moon has increased South Korea's annual military spending by an average of 7 per cent, compared with the 4.1 per cent average of his predecessor.
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A quiet arms race is rapidly heating up between the two KoreasEarlier this month, South ...

Deccan Herald 19 Apr 2021
While in office, Moon has increased South Korea’s annual military spending by an average of 7% , compared with the 4.1% average of his predecessor ... In January, he indicated that his country had already built short-range nuclear missiles aimed at South Korea and vowed to improve ...
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South Korea to Launch Crackdown on Illegal Cryptocurrency Transactions

Finance Magnates 19 Apr 2021
“Individuals should make careful decisions related to cryptocurrencies as crypto assets, which have no intrinsic value, are means of speculation rather than investment,” Gu Yoon-Cheol, chief of the Office for Government Policy Coordination said in an announcement on Monday.Cryptocurrency Regulations in South Korea.
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Gong Yoo-Park Bogum’s movie ‘Seobok’ No. 1 at box office for 4 straight days

Manila Bulletin 19 Apr 2021
Korean stars Gong Yoo and Park Bogum’s sci-fi film “Seobok” has dominated the box office for four straight days and topped the weekend tally in South Korea ... Here are the 10 top-grossing movies in South Korea based on KOFIC’s weekend box office tally from April 16 to 18..
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Fukushima Daiichi Radioactive Dumping and the Summer Olympics in Japan in Question

GlobalResearch 19 Apr 2021
Small amounts of radioactive isotopes of Iodine and Cesium were also found in vegetables grown in South Korea and in fish caught off the Japanese coast ... Also, deep concern on this issue was expressed by the states neighboring with Japan, in particular, China, South Korea, Russia.
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‘Seobok’ Opens at Top of Korea Box Office Despite Simultaneous Online Launch

Variety 19 Apr 2021
... South Korea over the weekend, despite also premiering on streaming video.
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Quotes of the Day from Xinhua World News, April 19

Beijing News 19 Apr 2021
... and the CPC's ability to govern make me feel that the fundamental reason for the sustained development of the Chinese economy in the past should lie here," Han Woo-deuk, chief executive officer (CEO) of CHINA LAB, told Xinhua in a recent interview.(South Korea-China-Economy).
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INTERVIEW - ITM Power fully funded to build 2nd gigawatt-scale factory

Renewables Now 19 Apr 2021
Australia is another attractive market and the company already has an office there, which, according to Collins, has been particularly busy. Other notable destinations include Asia, with Japan and South Korea’s very well established hydrogen economy, South Africa, driven by the decarbonisation of its mining industry, and Russia.
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US, China agree to cooperate on climate crisis with urgency

Beaumont Enterprise 18 Apr 2021
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The United States and China, the world’s two biggest carbon polluters, have agreed to cooperate with other countries to curb climate change, just days before President Joe Biden hosts a virtual summit of world leaders to discuss the issue ... From Shaghai, the former secretary of state flew to South Korea for talks.
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US and China reach agreement ahead of climate summit

Irish Independent 18 Apr 2021
Their cooperation is key to a success of global efforts to curb climate change, but frayed ties over human rights, trade and China’s territorial claims to Taiwan and the South China Sea have been threatening to undermine such efforts ... From Shaghai, the former secretary of state flew to South Korea for talks.
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[Editorial] Retract wrong decision

Korea Times 18 Apr 2021
The release seems inevitable on the part of Japan; but is drawing a furious reaction from neighboring countries such as South Korea and China due to safety concerns ... However, South Korea immediately expressed regret over Japan's decision. Koo Yoon-cheol, head of the Office for ...
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United States and China pledge to tackle climate change

The Irish Times 18 Apr 2021
Their co-operation is key to a success of global efforts to curb climate change, but frayed ties over human rights, trade and China’s territorial claims to Taiwan and the South China Sea have been threatening to undermine such efforts ... From Shaghai, the former secretary of state flew to South Korea for talks.
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Climate crisis: United States and China pledge to co-operate

The Irish Times 18 Apr 2021
Their co-operation is key to a success of global efforts to curb climate change, but frayed ties over human rights, trade and China’s territorial claims to Taiwan and the South China Sea have been threatening to undermine such efforts ... From Shaghai, the former secretary of state flew to South Korea for talks.
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AP News in Brief at 11:04 p.m. EDT

Hastings Tribune 18 Apr 2021
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The United States and China, the world’s two biggest carbon polluters, have agreed to cooperate with other countries to curb climate change, just days before President Joe Biden hosts a virtual summit of world leaders to discuss the issue ... From Shaghai, the former secretary of state flew to South Korea for talks.
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US, China agree to co-operate on climate crisis with urgency during talks at Seoul

Yahoo Daily News 18 Apr 2021
Their cooperation is key to a success of global efforts to curb climate change, but frayed ties over human rights, trade and China's territorial claims to Taiwan and the South China Sea have been threatening to undermine such efforts ... From Shaghai, the former secretary of state flew to South Korea for talks.
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