DAILY PRESS 08/23/2017

DAILY PRESS 08/23/2017


1. (2nd LD) N.K. leader orders production of more solid-fuel engines, ICBM warhead tips
2. (LEAD) S. Korea to pursue engaging, denuclearizing N. Korea simultaneously: Moon
3. (LEAD) S. Korea to continue efforts to reconcile with N. Korea
4. (News Focus) U.S. still muddy on Pyongyang
5. Pyongyang adds second marathon for foreigners: tour agency
6. North: Korea-U.S. exercises to suffer ‘catastrophic’ end
7. Cheong Wa Dae dismisses possible reopening of Kaesong complex in N. Korea
8. Body of presumed N. Korean found in Yellow Sea

News & Politics

9. (2nd LD) President orders special probe into military crackdown on 1980 Gwangju uprising
10. (2nd LD) Ex-prime minister released from prison after two-year term over political funds
11. Opposition lawmaker sentenced to fine that could cost parliamentary seat
12. Remains of ex-commandos from 684 unit enshrined
13. Korea-China ties frosty on the 25th anniversary
14. Court decides not to allow live broadcasting of sentencing trial for Samsung heir
15. Lee Jae-yong’s fate to be decided Friday
16. Foreign, Unification ministries to lead Moon’s two-track approach on NK


17. S. Korea's household debt hit record high in Q2
18. S. Korean exports to Vietnam surge nearly 50 pct in 2017: customs data
19. (LEAD) KEPCO signs on as sponsor for PyeongChang 2018
20. S. Korea stepping up drive to woo foreigners to PyeongChang
21. Shipyards rebound but uncertainties continue
22. Asiana to hone in on special cargo business
23. Half of smaller exporters eye overseas expansion: poll
24. Avian flu blamed for egg pesticide levels


25. Putin can help
26. Media-driven nuclear crisis