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Korea logs record auto part exports in first half

Korea logs record auto part exports in first half

Korea logged record auto part exports in the first half of the year backed by record shipments of automobiles to overseas markets. The Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy says auto parts shipments amounted to 13-and-a-half billion U.S….

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London police arrest jogger suspected of knocking woman in front of bus

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Police in London have arrested a 50-year-old jogger, who is suspected of pushing a woman into the path of an oncoming bus on Putney Bridge. The Metropolitan Police said he was arrested on Thursday on suspicion of causing…

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N. Korean soldier used vehicle to defect to S. Korea: JCS

N. Korean soldier used vehicle to defect to S. Korea: JCS

The North Korean soldier who defected to the South used a vehicle to get near to the truce village of Panmunjeom before fleeing across the border. The soldier was shot several times during his escape. He was taken…

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Imported car sales up 6.2 % in Oct., Japanese brands suffer extended slump

Imported car sales up 6.2 % in Oct., Japanese brands suffer extended slump

amid the ongoing anti-japanese sentiment here in south korea japanese car sales here has been dropping for four months other imported cars on the other hand the sales of those went up this year as well as Honda’s…

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Increased use of bicycles, electric kickboards raises importance of rules of road

Increased use of bicycles, electric kickboards raises importance of rules of road

As fun as it is to ride bicycles and electric kickboards…it’s even more important to follow traffic laws while riding them. Park Se-young has more. The number of bike and electric kickboard riders in Korea is on the…

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New regulations prohibiting riding bicycle when drunk, enforcing mandatory use

New regulations prohibiting riding bicycle when drunk, enforcing mandatory use

New regulations designed to help make South Korea’s roads safer come into effect today. Car passengers in the back seats will be legally required to fasten their seatbelts… and penalties await people riding a bicycle while under the…

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New regulations prohibiting riding bicycle when drunk, enforcing mandatory use of seatbelts..

New regulations prohibiting riding bicycle when drunk, enforcing mandatory use of seatbelts..

New regulations designed to help make the nation’s roads safer, will come into effect tomorrow. Car passengers in the rear will have to strap on their seatbelts and penalties await those who cycle under the influence of alcohol….

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Sedan cars see weakest sales in 12 years due to soaring popularity of SUVs

Sedan cars see weakest sales in 12 years due to soaring popularity of SUVs

sedan cars here in Korea have seen their weakest sales and twelve years amid the surging popularity of sports utility vehicles or SUVs according to the korea automobile manufacturers associations 694 thousand two sedans were sold in the…

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VW Korea pulls emissions cheating models from dealers 환경부 ″폴크스바겐, 조작의심 ′유

VW Korea pulls emissions cheating models from dealers   환경부 ″폴크스바겐, 조작의심 ′유

Volkswagen Korea will take more than 400 cars off the market for questionable emissions levels, while the lawsuits against the German automaker pile up. Lee Ji-won shed light on the repercussions of the company′s emissions scandal. The Ministry…

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Japanese car sales in S. Korea for September drop 60 percent due to anti-Japan sentiment

Japanese car sales in S. Korea for September drop 60 percent due to anti-Japan sentiment

Sales figures for Japanese cars here in the nation dropped even further last month. The Korea Automobile Importers & Distributors Association says the number of newly registered Japanese cars was down almost 60 percent on-year. The number has…

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