DAILY PRESS 08/15/2017

DAILY PRESS 08/15/2017


1. (2nd LD) Moon vows more diplomatic efforts to denuclearize N. Korea
2. N. Korea says now is not the time to discuss detained U.S. citizens
3. (3rd LD) N.K. leader briefed on plan for missile strikes near Guam
4. U.N. decides to spend US$5.9 mln for N. Korean drought victims
5. (2nd LD) U.S. will go to war with N. Korea if it strikes Guam: Mattis
6. North Korea backs off Guam threat
7. Lawmaker to submit bill on informing N. Koreans
8. Moon warns against a new war

News & Politics

9. Popularity may be a double-edged sword for Moon
10. Five controversial pledges define Moon presidency so far
11. Moon pays respects to Korean independence fighters on Liberation Day
12. Fewer youths, more elderly and foreigners in 2030
13. Egg sales suspended nationwide after finding of pesticide-tainted eggs
14. (News Focus) Moon stresses Seoul's initiative in solving Korean security crisis
15. (LEAD) Abe sends offering to Tokyo war shrine
16. Mystery death of Korean intern on ship in Qatar


17. S. Korea logs 66 straight months of trade surplus in July
18. S. Korea's gov't to offer 100 bln won in special credit to help startups, hiring
19. (4th LD) S. Korea finds some egg products contaminated with pesticide
20. S. Korean health, beauty care stores post solid growth amid weak consumption
21. Salary transparency to be legislated by gov’t
22. Inside the world of Korea’s loan sharks
23. Bitcoin rises; real coins fade
24. Investors need to brace for topsy-turvy market amid risks


25. Take charge of our destiny
26. Prevention of war