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April 3, 2017 3:24 AM S. Korea Lotte Group says will continue to invest in China despite tensions

Out of 99 Lotte hypermarkets in China, 75 had been closed by Chinese authorities as of April 2. — Reuters picSEOUL, April 3 — South Korea’s Lotte Group will continue to invest in its China business despite diplomatic tensions over the deployment of a US missile defence system, a Lotte executive said today, denying rumours it wants to scale back its China 10

April 3, 2017 3:13 AM Stellar Daisy: Growing concern for missing ship crew

Rescuers say they have made little headway in finding survivors from a huge South Korean ship that sank in the South Atlantic. Only two sailors have been rescued from Stellar Daisy, which is believed to have broke apart on Friday. Search efforts since then have only turned up fuel, debris, and empty lifeboats, South Korean government sources told Yonhap 7

April 2, 2017 5:54 PM Xi Jinping, Ivanka Trump, Colombia: Your Morning Briefing

Over all, the Trump administration is the wealthiest in American history. Drawn from the same ethics filings, here’s a look at the value of assets held by several dozen top officials. • Colombia’s president, Juan Manuel Santos, declared a state of emergency and rescuers began the heart-rending task of sifting through the mud in search of victims and survivors 232

April 2, 2017 11:44 AM Huge cargo ship disappears in South Atlantic with 22 crew members on board

A huge cargo ship has vanished in the South Atlantic while carrying 22 people on board. The South Korean vessel has sparked a search operation after disappearing in unknown circumstances. The Stellar Daisy was sailing from Brazil to China when it sent out a distress signal on Friday. A message received by the ship operator said it was taking in water 7

April 2, 2017 3:26 AM South Korea ore carrier missing in South Atlantic, 22 crew unaccounted

SEOUL: A South Korean cargo vessel is missing after making its last contact in the South Atlantic about 2,500km from shore and 22 crew members are unaccounted for, South Korea's foreign ministry and news reports said on Sunday. Two Filipino crew members have been rescued floating in a life raft on Saturday, but other lifeboats and rafts found in the area were empty 7

March 31, 2017 5:55 AM Malaysians’ emotional return from Pyongyang in Kim body swap

KUALA LUMPUR: Nine Malaysians freed by Pyongyang made an emotional return home Friday, after Kuala Lumpur sent back the body of the assassinated half-brother of North Korea’s leader to end a bitter diplomatic feud. Kim Jong-Nam was killed with the lethal nerve agent VX on February 13 at Kuala Lumpur airport, triggering a major clash between Malaysia 10

March 30, 2017 11:44 PM South Korea’s ousted leader Park Geun-Hye arrested

Ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye leaves the prosecutors' office as she is transferred to a detention house in Seoul, South Korea March 31, 2017. — Reuters pic SEOUL, March 31 — South Korea’s ousted president Park Geun-Hye arrived at a detention centre near Seoul early this morning after being arrested over the corruption and abuse of power 15

March 28, 2017 1:14 PM Sewol ferry ‘remains’ are animal bones

SEOUL: Bone fragments recovered from the wreck of South Korea’s Sewol ferry are from an animal and not human remains, the maritime ministry said Tuesday, dashing hopes of the relatives of missing victims. Authorities had earlier announced the pieces were human -- raising the prospect of closure for families of at least some of the nine passengers whose 5

March 28, 2017 12:04 PM S. Korea ferry salvors find human remains, ministry says (VIDEO)

SEOUL, March 28 — Salvage workers who raised South Korea’s sunken Sewol ferry may have found a body which had been missing since the disaster in 2014, the maritime ministry said today. The ministry said in a statement it would hold a briefing on “finding human remains suspected to be one of the missing victims”. The wreck was brought to the surface last week, nearly 4

March 28, 2017 2:55 AM Report: Malaysia trading Jong Nam’s body for safe return of citizens

Chinese daily says an agreement has been made that could also see the three North Korean suspects hiding in the embassy released, but this has yet to be confirmed. PETALING JAYA: Malaysia has reportedly struck a deal with North Korea to release the body of Kim Jong Nam in return for the repatriation of nine Malaysians trapped in Pyongyang 19