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China to employ weather control system to ensure rice crop yield

China to employ weather control system to ensure rice crop yield

To ensure stability in its agriculture sector, China is not leaving things to Mother Nature. The Chinese government is planning to employ upgraded weather control systems in Heilongjiang, Jilin and Liaoning, the three provinces responsible for 54 percent…

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Local Businesses Lodge Complaint Against Electricity Price Hike [Arirang News]

Local Businesses Lodge Complaint Against Electricity Price Hike [Arirang News]

Expect electricity bills to go up next week. The government says the higher prices will rein in the growing use of electricity in the nation. Our Yoo Li-an reports on the fourth price hike in 17 months. Korean…

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S. Korea approves business consortium’s trip to N. Korea

S. Korea approves business consortium’s trip to N. Korea

The South Korean government has given officials of a business consortium the green light to travel to North Korea for a project that involves the two Koreas and Russia. The unification ministry says a team of 38 government…

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Hyundai E&C-led consortium wins US$6 Bil. refinery contract in Iraq

Hyundai E&C-led consortium wins US$6 Bil. refinery contract in Iraq

A consortium of Korean engineering firms has won a contract worth about 6 billion U.S. dollars to build a oil refinery in Iraq. The joint venture led by Hyundai Engineering and Construction is made up of four builders…

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Gov’t green lights foreigner-only casino by Lippo & Caesars consortium

Gov’t green lights foreigner-only casino by Lippo & Caesars consortium

The Korean government has given the green light to a casino run by a consortium of foreign enterprises. The culture ministry said at a pressing briefing Tuesday,… that the Indonesian-Chinese enterprise Lippo Group and U.S.-based Caesars Entertainment will…

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S. Korean consortium to transfer coal from Russia to Pohang via N. Korea this we

S. Korean consortium to transfer coal from Russia to Pohang via N. Korea this we

A South Korean consortium will test transfer 40-thousand tons of Russian coal from the Rajin port in North Korea to the South′s southeastern port of Pohang from this Monday. The South Korean delegation will be in North Korea…

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S. Korean consortium in N. Korea for pilot run of Rajin-Khasan project this week

S. Korean consortium in N. Korea for pilot run of Rajin-Khasan project this week

A joint railway project involving both Koreas and Russia is about to be kicked off. South Korean officials are now in North Korea to assess a transportation test,… which starts from a port in North Korea… and ending…

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Stronger Mid-sized Businesses for Korea’s Economic Revival [Arirang News]

Stronger Mid-sized Businesses for Korea’s Economic Revival [Arirang News]

Korea’s top conglomerates and brands have the global spotlight at the moment… but in the shadows of the wings… exist the nation’s underdeveloped small- and medium-sized enterprises. Experts now say that their future… will creates Korea’s. Arirang’s Hwang…

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Korean consortium to test logistics infrastructure with North Korea, Russia 나진

Korean consortium to test logistics infrastructure with North Korea, Russia   나진

A joint railway project between both Koreas and Russia is picking up pace. Industry insiders say… a South Korean consortium will test a transfer of 35-thousand tons of Russian coal from the Rajin port in the North ……

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S Korea approves business consortium’s trip to N Korea

S  Korea approves business consortium’s trip to N  Korea

The South Korean government has given officials of a business consortium the nod of approval to travel to North Korea for a project that involves the two Koreas and Russia. The unification ministry said Sunday a team of…

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