Daily Press 02/21/2017

 
Daily Press 02/21/2017

Security

1. N.K. leader's paranoia may have led to killing of half brother: defector
2. S. Korea considers raising issue of N. Korean assassination of leader's brother at U.N.
3. S. Korea seeks to boost defense industry cooperation with Middle East
4. N. Korea keeps Kaesong complex intact one year after shutdown
5. N.Korea's Rift with Malaysia Deepens Over Kim Jong-nam Killing
6. North Korean and US officials planning 1.5 track meeting in New York
7. Kim Jong-nam had offer to lead N. Korea's government-in-exile
8. US military to complete deployment of more than 80 MRAPs to S. Korea this month

News & Politics

9. (LEAD) Opposition parties seek to vote on extending special probe
10. S. Korean ship released after being seized by Libyan military
11. Special prosecutors to question Samsung heir over bribery charges on Wednesday
12. Avian influenza found in South Jeolla
13. Constitutional Court tells Park’s lawyers to stop stalling
14. Tokyo continues to insist statue be removed
15. S. Korean government makes video promoting use of “East Sea”

16. Average S. Korean woman: Employed at 24, married at 30, first child sixteen months later

Economy

17.  Moody's maintains S. Korea's credit rating at Aa2
18.  Gov't launches panel on financial support for new growth engine
19.  S. Korea ranked near bottom in women's economic empowerment
20.  Google Campus Seoul aims to strengthen support for startups
21.  Producer prices rose brisk 1.3%
22.  Gov’t dispels worries about impending crisis
23.  Hyundai Motor enters electric car-sharing market
24.  Exports seen improving but no time for relief, experts say

Editorial

25. A meaningless war
26. North Korean envoy's outburst