DAILY PRESS 10/20/2017

DAILY PRESS 10/20/2017


1. Myanmar expels N.K. diplomat in line with UNSC sanctions
2. (LEAD) S. Korea, U.N. population agency discuss N. Korea census plan
3. (LEAD) S. Korea delays announcing stance on firms' request to visit Kaesong complex
4. (LEAD) Allies agree to pursue closer coordination over N.K. nukes
5. S. Korea does not have the right to talk about visits to Kaesong: NK
6. 'Natural' earthquake hits North Korea
7. Defense ministry, intelligence agency to bolster cooperation
8. Air Force vows to create new surveillance unit

News & Politics

9. (LEAD) Ex-Olympic short track champion falls short of PyeongChang berth in speed skating
10. China-donated statue of Korean national hero unveiled in S. Korean city
11. Defense ministry, intelligence agency to bolster cooperation
12. (LEAD) Main opposition party moves to sever ties with Park
13. People’s Party and Bareun Party mull prospect of merger
14. Seoul court will appoint public defender to Park
15. Moon vows to adjust investigative rights
16. Sejong University ranking climbs to top 1% in Asia


17. S. Korea's tax rate will be 5th highest under gov't plan
18. Land ownership, profits held by small handful: data
19. (LEAD) S. Korean gov't to unveil strong measures to curb rising household debt next week
20. Moon's anti-nuclear drive suffers 'temporary setback'
21. Consumer orientation highest in cosmetics, lowest in auto repairs: data
22. US governor, congressman oppose safeguard on Samsung, LG
23. Samsung insurance units lashed for late reimbursement
24. Interest rates will rise, hints BOK’s Lee


25. Still a warm place to live
26. President's job plan