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  1. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    Curfew and alcohol ban for US air force personnel in South Korea

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 05:49am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington US air force in S Korea gets curfew, booze ban US airmen assigned to South Korea are banned from buying or drinking alcohol during their first 30 days in the country under a new rule underscoring the "serious mission" the troops face. The programme was meant to promote "mission readiness" as well as "safety, health, welfare ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1560034/curfew-and-alcohol-ban-us-air-force-personnel-south-korea
  2. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    South Korean ballots focus attention on handling of ferry disaster

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 01:17pm by Reuters in Seoul

    ... than 300 people in April. The sinking of the ferry Sewol has sidelined traditional campaign issues, such as jobs, education and welfare, and focused attention on a debate over the perceived ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1525192/south-korean-ballots-focus-attention-handling-ferry-disaster
  3. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    Movie tackles South Korean giant Samsung over worker illnesses

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 09:44pm by GDN

    ... filed for compensation through the workers' welfare service last year, only two were successful, according to Lee Jong-ran, a lawyer who represents technology workers who have fallen ill. ... plants "had caused, or at least expedited" cases of cancer in two workers, including Yu-mi. Earlier, the Korean Workers' Compensation and Welfare Service, a government agency ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1422207/movie-tackles-south-korean-giant-samsung-over-worker-illnesses
  4. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    South Korea orders bird flu lockdown to curb outbreak

    Posted Jan 27th 2014, 10:30am by Agence France-Presse

    ... Agence France-Presse in Seoul South Korea imposed on Monday a 12-hour lockdown on poultry farms in three provinces to curb a spreading bird flu outbreak, banning the movement of animals, people and vehicles. More than 640,000 poultry have already been slaughtered since the outbreak was first detected on January 16 at a duck farm in Gochang, 300 kilometres southwest of Seoul. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1414844/south-korea-orders-bird-flu-lockdown-curb-outbreak
  5. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    South Korea swears in first female president, Park Geun-hye

    Posted Feb 25th 2013, 09:24am by AFP

    ... and soaring welfare costs in one of the world’s most rapidly ageing societies. I will not tolerate any action that threatens the lives of our people and the security of our nation Taking the oath ... inauguration speech focused on the economy, and included commitments to job creation, expanded welfare and “economic democratisation” at a time of growing concern with income and wealth disparity. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1158094/south-korea-swears-first-female-president-park-geun-hye
  6. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    South Korean youth population to be halved by 2060

    Posted Jan 07th 2013, 12:49pm by AFP

    ... rapidly ageing society. A rising welfare bill and a declining working population is seen as one of the most serious challenges now facing Asia’s fourth-largest economy. By 2050, South Koreans aged ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1121984/south-korean-youth-population-be-halved-2060
  7. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    Park becomes South Korea's first woman president

    Posted Dec 20th 2012, 12:00am by AGANECIES

    ... dismantlement to improve relations. She will also have to deal with a slowing economy and soaring welfare costs in one of the world's most rapidly ageing societies. Park supporters gathered outside ... economic growth- and promised to create new jobs and increase welfare spending. Agence France-Presse, Reuters ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1108556/park-geun-hye-becomes-south-koreas-first-woman-president
  8. Business - Economy - SOUTH KOREA

    Park Geun-hye to be saddled with weak South Korean economy

    Posted Feb 16th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Deutsche Bank said Park, who takes office on February 25 after campaigning on pledges to boost welfare spending, may announce a 10 trillion won (HK$69.7 billion) extra budget in March. "Fiscal ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1151275/park-geun-hye-be-saddled-weak-south-korean-economy
  9. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    South Korea on track to elect first female president

    Posted Dec 19th 2012, 10:23am by AFP

    ... of challenges on entering the presidential Blue House in February, including a belligerent North Korea, a slowing economy and soaring welfare costs in one of the world’s most rapidly ageing societies. ... economic growth – and promised to create new jobs and increase welfare spending. Moon, 59, was more aggressive than Park in his proposals for reining in the power of the giant family-run ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1108046/south-korea-track-elect-first-female-president
  10. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    South Korea presidential rivals in final push for votes

    Posted Dec 18th 2012, 05:39pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... and soaring welfare costs in one of the world’s most rapidly-ageing societies. Ruling conservative party candidate Park Geun-hye is looking to make history as the first female president of a still ... – and promised to create new jobs and increase welfare spending. Moon has been more aggressive in his proposals for reining in the power of the giant family-run conglomerates, or “chaebol” that dominate ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1107500/south-korea-presidential-rivals-final-push-votes

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