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Jung Hawon

Jung Hawon

Seoul correspondent for the AFP news agency. Mizzou j-school alum.
Samsung Electronics posts record in Q3 despite smartphone struggles
Samsung Electronics posts record in Q3 despite smartphone struggles
Samsung Electronics on Wednesday posted record quarterly operating and net profits for the July-September period as solid demand for its memory...
South Korea's former presidential hopeful acquitted in sex abuse case
South Korea's former presidential hopeful acquitted in sex abuse case
A former South Korean presidential contender was found not guilty on all charges on Tuesday in a trial stemming from allegations he raped a female...
Trump and Kim raise summit hopes after days of brinkmanship
Trump and Kim raise summit hopes after days of brinkmanship
Plans for a landmark summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un are moving "very nicely", US President Donald Trump said Sunday, as the South's leader...
South Korean man tries a Big Mac on for size
South Korean man tries a Big Mac on for size
A South Korean gorged for 24 days on fast food to warn his countrymen about its health consequences, mimicking the United States box office-hit...