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South Korea PM Chung Hong-won resigns over ferry disaster

South Korea PM Chung Hong-won resigns over ferry disaster

Apr 27, – South Korean Prime Minister Chung Hong-won announced his resignation on Sunday over the government response to the ferry disaster, in which it was first announced that everyone had been rescued, focusing attention on poor regulatory controls. The Sewol ferry sank on a routine trip south from the port of Incheon to the […]

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Locals applaud car-free month in Korean city

Locals applaud car-free month in Korean city

Oct 01. – Local resident Lee Seung-ryong is riding a Segway around Haenggun Plaza in Suwon. He’s currently working as a volunteer at the EcoMobility World Festival, which has been underway in his neighborhood this month. “I like the Segway because it doesn’t use coal or oil,” the 29-year old says. “But, walking is probably […]

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