DAILY PRESS 07/21/2017

DAILY PRESS 07/21/2017


1. U.S. to ban citizens' trip to N. Korea: tour agency
2. N.K. state media confirms appointment of new vice foreign minister
3. (2nd LD) N. Korea's economy grew 3.9 pct in 2016: BOK
4. (2nd LD) S. Korea urges N. Korea to accept dialogue offer
5. Police look into former defector’s return to North
6. 'Koreas should not politicize issue of NK restaurant workers'
7. Pyeongtaek Garrison vulnerable to chemical, biological missile attacks
8. CIA chief signals desire for regime change in North Korea

News & Politics

9. [Newsmaker] Veteran politician talks Macron, Third Way and Korean leaders
10. Parties making final negotiation over extra budget bill
11. Top court justice urged to break silence over 'blacklist of judges'
12. Park’s paper trail grows longer, more detailed
13. KAI head resigns amid corruption scandal
14. (LEAD) President appoints two new ministers
15. Hyundai Rotem wins 220 bln-won order to build subway trains
16. Higher court finds disgraced ex-prosecutor guilty of bribery


17. 140,000 contract workers will get salaried positions
18. S. Korea's economy likely slowed to 0.6 pct on-quarter in Q2: Moody's Analytics
19. Top financial regulator calls for swift clearing of bad loans
20. Minimum wage hike to cut profits at retail sectors, but bolster consumption
21. Kakao Bank set for July 27 debut
22. Hyundai, Kia broaden support for suppliers
23. (LEAD) President says will be no tax hike for low-income firms, people
24. (LEAD) Moon says job creation a fundamental solution to boosting birth rate


25. Moon's dialogue initiative deserves Washington backing
26. Haste makes waste