DAILY PRESS 08/24/2017

DAILY PRESS 08/24/2017


1. Kang visits Russia for summit preparations, cooperation on N.K. issue
2. Russian bombers intrude into Korea's air defense zone
3. Air raid drill creates anger and confusion
4. (Yonhap Interview) Ukraine denies involvement in missile technology leaks to N.K., calls for int'l probe
5. In photos, North Korea signals a more powerful ICBM in the works
6. S. Korea hopes N.K.'s restraint from provocations could lead to dialogue
7. Russia, China jeopardizing peace and security of region: North Korean media
8. Sanctions-hit N. Korea to hold investment seminar, trade expo in Sept.

News & Politics

9. S. Korea, China reaffirm unwavering bond in 25th anniv. of bilateral ties
10. (LEAD) President Moon designates chief of new SME, venture ministry
11. S. Korea's parliamentary speaker makes thinly veiled defense of THAAD
12. (2nd LD) Moon orders publication of white paper on lessons learned from egg scandal
13. Fears mount over 'toxic' sanitary pads
14. Religious tax brawl disrupts Moon’s fiscal blueprint
15. Civil servants asked to use all paid vacation days
16. Experts give Korea-China relations a score of 4.6 out of 10


17. Investment by global chipmakers soar in Q2 on Samsung
18. Outbound traveler numbers to be twice that of inbound visitors amid THAAD row
19. Top 30 groups suffer sales drop, higher costs over 6 years
20. S. Korea to increase job-creating budget by 12 pct next yr
21. FSC takes aim at short-selling
22. Household debt nears 1,400 trillion won in Q2
23. Moon's policies feared to stifle growth
24. Hallyu in peril over souring Korea-China political relationship


25. China strategy needed
26. Baby crisis