Daily Archive: July 18, 2021

A Question of Religious Freedom: Tai Ji Men Case in Taiwan

Tai Ji Men’s Protest in the US Lack of Accountability for Rogue Bureaucrats’ Persecution of Tai Ji Men Perpetuates the Unjust Case for 24 Years Action Alliance to Redress 1219 is a partner of International Religious Freedom (IRF) Summit 2021 WASHINGTON, D.C., July 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The International Religious Freedom (IRF) Summit 2021, […]

Leading shipbuilders likely to face earnings shock in Q2

SEOUL– South Korean shipbuilders are forecast to report sluggish earnings in the second quarter of the year due to a sharp rise in prices of steel plates despite brisk orders, analysts said Sunday.POSCO, South Korea’s leading steelmaker, has raised th…

Gyeonggi lays out plan to turn DMZ into peace, ecology belt

SEOUL– Gyeonggi Province, surrounding Seoul, has established a new five-year plan for the preservation and peaceful use of the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ), the heavily fortified inter-Korean border area, officials said Sunday.The plan calls for the provi…

N. Korea’s imports from China surge on-month in June

SHENYANG, China– North Korea’s imports from China rose sharply to US$12.3 million last month from $2.71 million a month earlier, Chinese trade data showed Sunday.The North’s imports had fallen to $29,000 and $3,000 in January and February, respectivel…