DAILY PRESS 07/31/2017

DAILY PRESS 07/31/2017


1. Moon about-faces on Thaad deployment
2. China maintains double standard over ICBM, THAAD
3. (2nd LD) N.K. likely to fire more missiles, conduct nuke test: Seoul
4. S. Korea, U.S. seeking defense chiefs' meeting at early date
5. Latest missile puts Moon’s two-track North Korea strategy in peril
6. S. Korea urges NK to end provocations, accept dialogue offer
7. Russia condemns N.K.'s missile provocation but urges restraint
8. N. Korea celebrates 'successful' ICBM launch

News & Politics

9. (3rd LD) S. Korea launches team to review comfort women deal with Japan
10. (2nd LD) Prosecutors indict two ex-People's Party campaign officials over fake tip-off
11. People's Party apologizes over fake tip-off scandal, vows reform
12. Committee launched to probe into blacklisting artists
13. Head of major drug maker to be summoned for verbal abuse allegations
14. ‘Lonely deaths’ increase among middle-aged
15. KORAIL to upgrade services for foreigners using train passes
16. Gov't, ruling party agree to recalculate nuke power costs


17. Kakao Bank attracts more than 1 million accounts in 5 days
18. Conglomerates increasing cash holdings
19. Number of new corporations in H1 hits record high
20. Think tank upgrades S. Korea's economic growth outlook to 3 pct this year
21. In battle of the banks, it’s KB versus Shinhan
22. [Korea and the fourth industrial revolution <15-2 Entertainment>] In the future, art may not always be man-made
23. Debate grows over 4% rule on investment, mobile banks
24. W25 tril. debt to be written off for 2 mil. people


25. An angry commission
26. THAAD reversal