DAILY PRESS 07/05/2017

DAILY PRESS 07/05/2017


1. N. Korean mouthpiece says diplomatic negotiations emerge as key to solving nuclear standoff
2. Nuke envoys of S. Korea, U.S. and Japan condemn N.K. provocation, vow stern action
3. S. Korea releases footage of strategic missiles against N. Korea
4. N. Korean soldier guarding N. Korean leader's villa defects
5. Washington and Seoul confirm North test was ICBM
6. China and Russia propose plan for halt to North Korean weapons program
7. N. Korea’s missile launch to hang over Moon-Xi summit
8. N. Korea's next step is to conduct 6th nuclear test

News and Politics

9.  Moon heads to Germany for G-20 summit, talks with leaders

10. Nagoya Protocol forum to open in Seoul
11.  Seoul to open shelter for children
12.  Moon Moo-il nominated to top prosecutor post
13.  Justice nominee vows to deliver impartial rulings, contribute to rule of law
14.  Korea begins 'blind hiring' for all public jobs
15.  Powerful Typhoon Nanmadol batters Korea, Japan
16.  Poverty Among the Elderly on the Rise Again


17. (LEAD) Moody's maintains S. Korea's credit rating at Aa2
18. S. Korea's national debt exceeds 950 tln won
19. Exports to continue to drive S. Korea's growth in H2: IBs
20. S. Korea's current account surplus almost halves to US$5.94 bln in May
21. Government to reveal economic plan
22. Choi puts focus on job creation
23. Institutional investors playing 'rubber stamp'
24. Deregulation, industrial policy out of focus


25. Moon in the hot seat
26. Bridge of no return