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Why is China Aggressively Turning to the Sea Now? Former NSA Shivshankar Menon Explains

Yahoo Daily News 21 Apr 2021
For the most part, Chinese power has been pushing at an open door on land, with the exception of south Asia, where India too is rising and expanding its interests, and in Korea, where partition of the peninsula and a U.S.

Kang Daniel on vulnerable new mini-album ‘Yellow’: “All I have is myself and my story”

NME 21 Apr 2021
Kang Daniel’s meteoric rise from obscurity to one of the most popular soloists in South Korea is the stuff of dreams ... He’s since sold over a million records sold in South Korea alone, scored three number-one albums on the Gaon Chart, and landed ambassadorships with global brands like Puma and Givenchy Beauty.

South Korea’s Covid-19 success story started with failure

Vox 19 Apr 2021
After a deadly failure, South Korea reformed its public health system In December 2019, about two dozen of South Korea’s top epidemiologists and health officials gathered at the KDCA for a training exercise ... When Covid-19 hit, South Korea put its new protocols in action There were ...

For South Korea's youngest 'sea women', warming seas mean smaller catchesClimate change may permanently dash ...

Deccan Herald 19 Apr 2021
Jin and Woo, 35, are some of the youngest women following a centuries-old tradition of free-dive fishing without oxygen that has already faced massive upheaval in the face of advances in fishing practices and altered village life in the high-tech world of modern South Korea ... South Korea.

‘Deal me in!’

Manila Standard Today 19 Apr 2021
Partners will include EuBiologics from South Korea ... two squadrons of refurbished F-5s from Brazil and South Korea, submarines and stealth corvettes from Sweden, interceptors from Japan and Israel, landing docks from Indonesia, US Blackhawk helicopters—it’s a long list.

Bills before Brazil Congress slammed for rewarding Amazon land grabbers

Mongabay 15 Apr 2021
Executive Order 910, known as MP 910 or MP of Grilagem, from the local term for a land grabber ... According to IPAM, the Amazon Environmental Research Institute, almost 19 million hectares (47 million acres) of land in the Amazon fits this description — an area nearly twice the size of South Korea.

Reagan rhetoric began nation’s slow infrastructure decline

The Argus Press 13 Apr 2021
For about 20 years now, foreign business travelers who use our rails and roads have remarked that our country looks worn down and not so modern any more. Compared to the Nordic lands, most of the European Union, China, South Korea and Japan, we’ve lost the shine that prosperity brought to mid-20th century America ... This weekend Sen ... David Glenn. Byron. .

Kim Jung-hyun’s behavior towards Seohyun resurfaces as he battles agency over contract

Manila Bulletin 12 Apr 2021
Following news articles stating that he is reportedly dating actress Seo Ji-hye, “Crash Landing on You” and “Mr. Queen” star Kim Jung-hyun is facing bad press in South Korea after it was revealed he is in conflict with his agency O& Entertainment over the validity period of his exclusive contract.

Magna International to build modular electric vehicles with Israeli start-up

Taipei Times 12 Apr 2021
Magna, which has been touted as a potential partner for a self-driving vehicle from Apple Inc, has made vehicles under contract for BMW AG and Jaguar Land Rover. Last year, it formed a joint venture with South Korea’s LG Electronics Inc to make EV powertrains, aiming to position itself for the boom in electric vehicles.

How Land Reform Underpins Authoritarian Regimes

The Atlantic 11 Apr 2021
South Korea then sought to eliminate Japanese colonial influence and shore up its self-sufficiency through radical land reform ... Why didn’t the Asian Tigers—South Korea, Japan, and Taiwan—mismanage and manipulate land reform the way most governments do? Those countries faced ...

Northeast Asia power grid could slash cost of green energy: study

Korea Times 11 Apr 2021
Although North Korea has not officially been involved in the discussions, most proposals include a land-based line passing through the country to South Korea. Japan and South Korea rely on fossil fuels imported from the Middle East for about 90 per cent of their energy needs.

South Korea wants to build large-scale PV along highways

PV Magazine 09 Apr 2021
South Korea is seeing strong development of solar energy projects and is beginning to suffer from limited land availability for the deployment of large-scale solar plants ... The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport (MOLIT) currently operates around 319 solar arrays ...

Steel Roses close on Olympic qualification

China Daily 09 Apr 2021
Team China in driving seat after gutsy first-leg playoff victory in South Korea. Team China took a big step toward booking a spot in this summer's Tokyo Olympics with a hard-earned 2-1 first-leg win over South Korea in their qualification playoff ... "It took a long time to enter South Korea after landing.

Police raid LH offices in probe into business irregularities

Korea Times 08 Apr 2021
The LH headquarters in Jinju, South Gyeongsang Province / Yonhap. Police raided the headquarters of Korea Land and Housing Corp.
photo: AP / Kota Kyogoku, POOL
Pakistan's President Asif Ali Zardari, left, shakes hands with Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao at the Zhongnanghai leaders compound in Beijing on Thursday October 16, 2008. Pakistan's president met with China's premier on Thursday, a day after clinching agreements aimed at boosting Chinese involvement in his country's ailing econ

China, Pakistan investment in Gwadar pushes the Baloch minority to the margins

TeluguStop 08 Apr 2021
Dr Zainab Akhter, Research Analyst, South Asia Centre, Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA) says ... Marri adds that the Baloch people will not allow Balochistan to be divided like East and West Germany or North and South Korea ... "There is no North, South, East or West Balochistan, Balochistan is one land, it is one country.