China Focus: China's FTAs with ROK, Australia take effect

December 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on China Focus: China's FTAs with ROK, Australia take effect 

QINGDAO, Shandong, Dec. 20 — China's free trade agreements (FTAs) with the Republic of Korea (ROK) and australia took effect Sunday, saving billions in tariffs for companies from the countries.

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Japan need to make clear break from militaristic past

October 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on Japan need to make clear break from militaristic past 

BEIJING, Oct. 20 — It is regrettable that select Japanese politicians are persistent in their visits to the controversial Yasukuni Shrine in downtown Tokyo.

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Seoul mayor sets out to woo back Chinese tourists

August 4, 2015 by · Comments Off on Seoul mayor sets out to woo back Chinese tourists 

GUANGZHOU, Aug. 3 — The mayor of Seoul brought all his skill into play to attract more Chinese tourists to travel to MERS-hit Republic of Korea (ROK) on Sunday in southern Chinese city Guangzhou.

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Chinese tourists shun ROK due to MERS fear

June 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on Chinese tourists shun ROK due to MERS fear 

SHANGHAI/QINGDAO, June 10 — Despite no official travel warning from the government, Chinese travelers are feeling jittery over visits to the Republic of Korea (ROK) after nine people died from the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) there.

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China tracing 13 people who shared flight with MERS patient

June 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on China tracing 13 people who shared flight with MERS patient 

GUANGZHOU, June 1 — Authorities in south China's Guangdong Province are still trying to reach 13 people who had close contact with the country's first Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) patient.

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ROK's economy grows 0.8% in Q1

April 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on ROK's economy grows 0.8% in Q1 

SEOUL, April 23 — Economic growth of the Republic of Korea stayed below one percent for four straight quarters due to the sluggishness in exports and private consumption, boosting worries about a prolonged trend of low growth, central bank data showed Thursday.

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China, ROK, Japan to hold FM meeting in Seoul

March 18, 2015 by · Comments Off on China, ROK, Japan to hold FM meeting in Seoul 

BEIJING, March 17 — Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi will attend the seventh foreign ministers' meeting between China, the Republic of Korea (ROK) and Japan, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said on Tuesday.

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China-ROK-Japan discuss restarting FM meeting in late March

February 18, 2015 by · Comments Off on China-ROK-Japan discuss restarting FM meeting in late March 

BEIJING, Feb. 17 — The Chinese Foreign Ministry on Tuesday said that China, the Republic of Korea (ROK) and Japan were discussing the possibility of a foreign ministers' meeting in late March, after a break of almost two years.

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