DAILY PRESS 05/15/2017

DAILY PRESS 05/15/2017


1. White House delegation visits Seoul for summit preparations
2. N.K. says its new ballistic missile can carry nuke warhead
3. Pro-N.K. newspaper urges U.S. to forge conditions for dialogue
4. Experts say N.K. missile test to reduce Moon's options in pursuit of dialogue
5. New NK missile poses test for Moon Jae-in
6. North missile test is ‘grave threat,’ says Moon Jae-in
7. N. Korea says missile can fly to US mainland with 'heavy nuclear warhead'
8. President Moon calls for stern response to North Korean ballistic missile launch

South Korean News and Politics

9. Ruling party carries out post-election personnel shakeup
10. Xi stresses ties with S. Korea in meeting with Seoul delegate
11. Parliamentary confirmation hearing for PM nominee set for next week
12. Court to hold draw to allocate seats for Park's first hearing next week
13. Moon charm offensive gets lots of notice
14. Moon to send envoys to five most important nations
15. President makes more appointments to Blue House
16. 75% believe Moon Jae-in will do good job


17. Carmakers balk at Moon's pledges against diesel cars
18. KITA to send delegation to U.S. in June to boost economic cooperation
19. LG Chem to sell 800 bln won debt
20. KOTRA hosts Cuba Week to promote economic ties with island nation
21. [Monitor] One in five Koreans work 54 hours or more
22. FTA renegotiation with US looms large for Moon administration
23. Household loans up 9.8% in April
24. AMCHAM delegation to travel to US to demonstrate benefits of KORUS FTA


25.An early provocation
26. Hopes and concerns