DAILY PRESS 03-16-2017

DAILY PRESS 03-16-2017


1. N.K. embassy in China voices opposition to military drills, THAAD
2. Tillerson to visit DMZ as part of S. Korean tour
3. Trump likely to use secondary boycott to press China over N.K. nukes: think tank
4. No. of N. Korea's official markets increasing
5. Defector urges S. Korea to be predictable on N. Korea
6. Malaysia soon to deport about 50 North Koreans
7. N. Korea blasts US bombing drills in S. Korea
8. Kim orders speedier new town construction in Pyongyang

South Korean News and Politics

9.  In wake of scandal, hopes grow for mature democracy, fair society in S. Korea
10.  Presidential hopeful pledges sabbatical year for all employees
11.  Ahn vows to root out corruptive ties between gov't, conglomerates
12.  Trump likely to use secondary boycott to press China over N.K. nukes: think tank
13.  Chinese stop coming to Korea
14.  3 parties hurry amendment, but DP says wait
15.  Disputed figures join Moon Jae-in's campaign
16.  Moon's lead widens after PM drops out of race


17. U.S. protectionism poses threat to S. Korean economy: BOK official
18. S. Korea to take timely market stabilizing measures if necessary: vice finance minister
19. Korea Inc. takes several punches from China
20. Officials tout benefits of trade pact with U.S.
21. USTR nominee names Korea as example of country enjoying trade surplus
22. Real estate investment down as country gears up for presidential election, rate hikes
23. Bank chiefs tap overseas markets
24.Unemployment hits 7-year high


25. [Editorial] Need a lasting solution to China-US conflict over THAAD
26. Park should act like former leader of the nation