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‘Strong economy’ driving more South Korean companies to Qatar

‘Strong economy’ driving more South Korean companies to Qatar

Qatar’s robust and resilient economy has continued to attract a wide range of South Korean companies that want to explore the nation’s diverse investment markets, according to an official ...

Expanded South Korean military drills around disputed island draw Japanese protest

Expanded South Korean military drills around disputed island draw Japanese protest

South Korean forces began two days of expanded drills on Sunday around an island also claimed by Japan, prompting a protest from Tokyo only days after Seoul said it would scrap an intelligence-sharing pact ...

South Korean prosecutor jailed in #MeToo case

South Korean prosecutor jailed in #MeToo case

A former senior South Korean prosecutor was convicted of abuse of power and jailed for two years Wednesday in connection with a high-profile case that triggered the country's #MeToo movement.

South Korean swaps bitcoins for 2mn euros in fake notes

South Korean swaps bitcoins for 2mn euros in fake notes

The seller, a South Korean businessman with a company specialised in the crypto-currency in Singapore, accepted the proposition nevertheless and met the Serbian buyer in July.

‘No Nobel Peace Prize for Trump’: South Koreans slam cancellation of summit

‘No Nobel Peace Prize for Trump’: South Koreans slam cancellation of summit

Many South Koreans were fuming on Friday after US President Donald Trump cancelled a historic summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un, feeling they had been cheated of a chance of a lifetime to live in peace.

Ooredoo hosts South Korean startup delegation to explore partnerships for innovation economy

Ooredoo hosts South Korean startup delegation to explore partnerships for innovation economy

Ooredoo has hosted a South Korean startup delegation to explore partnerships for Qatar’s innovation economy, and to exchange best practices with Qatar’s entrepreneurs.

Captain Du Plessis doubtful for Zimbabwe Test

Captain Du Plessis doubtful for Zimbabwe Test

Captain Faf du Plessis is a doubt to start South Africa’s one-off day-night Test against Zimbabwe, starting at St George’s Park today.

South Korean city cancels Olympics celebration as it mourns blaze victims

South Korean city cancels Olympics celebration as it mourns blaze victims

The small South Korean city of Jecheon was reeling Friday, a day after a fire ripped through an eight-storey building, killing at least 29 people, mostly women trapped in a sauna ...

Hundreds of South Koreans sue Samsung over Galaxy Note7

Hundreds of South Koreans sue Samsung over Galaxy Note7

Hundreds of South Korean Galaxy Note7 owners filed a joint lawsuit Monday against Samsung seeking compensation after the fire-prone smartphone was discontinued, Yonhap news agency reported.

Doctors to share expertise at a medical forum next month

Doctors to share expertise at a medical forum next month

South Korean and Qatari doctors will have the opportunity to share their expertise and experiences on liver transplantation, cardiology and orthopaedics ...