Daily Press 02/17/2017

Daily Press 02/17/2017


1. N.K. fishermen rescued in South to be repatriated
2. No U.S. policy on N. Korea should only be composed of sanctions: Victor Cha
3. N. Koreans unaware of death of leader's half brother: sources
4. S. Korea to deploy 1,200 GPS-guided bombs by 2018
5. N.K. should be relisted as terror sponsor if it is behind Kim Jong-nam's murder: report
6. North Korea still with no official response to Kim Jong-nam’s killing
7. NIS: Kim Jong-un ordered the assassination of Kim Jong-nam
8. China Vows to Protect Kim Jong-nam's Family

News and Politics

9. S. Korea and Japan fail to iron out differences on girl statue issue
10. Presidential hopeful seeks to shut down gender ministry
11. Acting president pledges to nurture 100 global venture firms by 2020
12. Special counsel to summon Samsung heir this weekend
13. Samsung heir arrested on bribery charges in corruption probe
14. Court to hear closing arguments next Friday
15. Gov. Hong acquitted of bribery by appeals court
16. Blue House raid request rejected


17. Samsung arrest prompts questions about Park's fate
18. S. Korea and Poland discuss economic cooperation
19. Samsung braces for impact of leadership vacuum after arrest of Lee
20. FKI board meets with little progress on new chief, ways to save group
21. Seoul stocks edge down on Samsung affiliates22. Gov’t moves to bolster economy
23. Korea takes steps to fend off currency manipulator label
24. [Photo] Government subsidies leading to electric car boom


25. An assassination backfires
26. Monopolies are worse than we thought