DAILY PRESS 07/19/2017

DAILY PRESS 07/19/2017



1. Top US general: North Korea might have the range, but lacks in accuracy
2. [Newsmaker] Celebrity defector possibly abducted by NK: report
3. ‘NK leader seeks peace treaty talks with US’
4. Experts say Seoul should be patient and proactive in restoring inter-Korean relations
5. White House and State Dept. with subtly differing responses to inter-Korean dialogue overture
6. S. Korea, U.S. shouldn't shy away from talks with N.K.: Negroponte
7. N.K. highlights friendly ties with Russia on anniversary
8. Moon gov't needs 'comprehensive' strategy for N.K. nuke dismantlement by 2020


News & Politics

9. FM requests Brazil for additional search for missing crew of cargo ship
10. Justice minister vows no pause in prosecution reform
11. Joint study reveals China partly responsible for S. Korea's fine dust
12. Kang wants task force to study pact with Japan
13. Allies cringe at Moon’s overture for talks
14. Document scandal intensifies
15. Gov't to boost coverage of dementia treatment
16. Massive audit of secret gov’t accounts will exclude NIS



17. Small firms balk at wage increase
18. Gov’t will spend $1.8 billion to help small businesses
19. France association apologizes over unfair biz practice
20. (LEAD) LG Chem Q2 net up 57 pct on solid demand
21. Korean Air foresees smooth Delta JV approval despite anti-competition concerns
22. LG scores approval to test self-driving cars
23. Jeju Air gets clearance for two flights to China
24. Older customers fear the end of bankbooks



25. [Editorial] Conditions for talks
26. Protecting adoptees