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China's THAAD retaliations may be in violation of WTO, FTA rules: foreign minister - The Korea Herald;

China's THAAD retaliations may be in violation of WTO, FTA rules: foreign minister - The Korea Herald

The Korea HeraldChina's THAAD retaliations may be in violation of WTO, FTA rules: foreign ministerThe Korea HeraldA recent series of retaliatory economic actions taken by China against South Korea may be in violation of international trade law as well as their bilateral trade pact, Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se said Sunday, alluding to Seoul's possible move to ...and more »

South Korea to act against China's discrimination against South Korean firms - Himalayan Times;

South Korea to act against China's discrimination against South Korean firms - Himalayan Times

Himalayan TimesSouth Korea to act against China's discrimination against South Korean firmsHimalayan TimesFile-The logo of Lotte duty free shop is seen at its main shop in Seoul, South Korea, on December 13, 2016. Photo: Reuters. SEOUL: South Korea's trade minister said on Sunday the government's responses against discriminating action by China towards ...and more »

China protests South Korea's antimissile system – with consumer boycotts - Christian Science Monitor;

China protests South Korea's antimissile system – with consumer boycotts - Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science MonitorChina protests South Korea's antimissile system – with consumer boycottsChristian Science MonitorSouth Korean goods have a huge market in neighboring China. But those exports are now a weapon for Beijing in times of conflict. Monitor's Best: Top 5. What might a conflict with North Korea look like? How a gritty Midwestern city is emerging as a ...and more »

South Korea Tourism Industry at Risk in Political Spat With China - Skift;

South Korea Tourism Industry at Risk in Political Spat With China - Skift

SkiftSouth Korea Tourism Industry at Risk in Political Spat With ChinaSkiftOutbound Chinese tourists are essentially a row of very important dominoes in the Asia-Pacific region — if Chinese tourists stop visiting a destination everything else begins falling out of place. — Dan Peltier. Share. Tweet. Share. Post. Send. China ...and more »

Spotlight: S.Korean residents stage candlelit rally to shout for "Stop THAAD" - Xinhua

Spotlight: S.Korean residents stage candlelit rally to shout for "Stop THAAD"XinhuaSEONGJU, SOUTH KOREA, March 4 (Xinhua) -- Residents living in southeast South Korea, where the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system is set to be deployed, gathered again on Saturday night to continue their fight against the deployment ...and more »

[Editorial] China going too far with retaliation over THAAD - The Hankyoreh;

[Editorial] China going too far with retaliation over THAAD - The Hankyoreh

The Hankyoreh[Editorial] China going too far with retaliation over THAADThe HankyorehChina is crossing the line with its retaliatory measures against South Korea over its plan to deploy the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile defense system. Indeed, the Chinese government appears to be leading the way in implementing ...and more »

South Korea grasping for measures to respond to China's retaliation over THAAD - The Hankyoreh;

South Korea grasping for measures to respond to China's retaliation over THAAD - The Hankyoreh

The HankyorehSouth Korea grasping for measures to respond to China's retaliation over THAADThe HankyorehWhile Chinese retaliation for the decision to deploy the THAAD missile defense system with US forces in South Korea is becoming a reality, the South Korean government is only repeating its promise to come up with countermeasures without actually ...and more »

In retaliating against THAAD, China careful to avoid a paper trail - The Hankyoreh;

In retaliating against THAAD, China careful to avoid a paper trail - The Hankyoreh

The HankyorehIn retaliating against THAAD, China careful to avoid a paper trailThe HankyorehWhile various sanctions and other forms of pressure are being used against South Koreans in China in connection to the decision to deploy THAAD, these steps are being taken in an elaborate manner so as to minimize the responsibility of the Chinese ...and more »

China's THAAD retaliation causing economic turmoil for South Korea - The Hankyoreh;

China's THAAD retaliation causing economic turmoil for South Korea - The Hankyoreh

The HankyorehChina's THAAD retaliation causing economic turmoil for South KoreaThe HankyorehThe South Korean economy is facing trials at home and abroad as China steps up its economic retaliation for Seoul's Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) deployment plan. The THAAD tensions are creating a perfect storm, coming amid trade ...and more »

Tillerson to visit China, Japan, S. Korea this month - Washington Examiner;

Tillerson to visit China, Japan, S. Korea this month - Washington Examiner

Washington ExaminerTillerson to visit China, Japan, S. Korea this monthWashington ExaminerSecretary of State Rex Tillerson will visit Japan, China and South Korea later this month as part of his first trip to the region, according to Japanese media reports late Friday Washington time. Kyodo, a Japanese news outlet, said Tillerson will visit ...and more »

Top US diplomat Rex Tillerson eyes debut trip to Japan, South Korea and China this month - South China Morning Post;

Top US diplomat Rex Tillerson eyes debut trip to Japan, South Korea and China this month - South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostTop US diplomat Rex Tillerson eyes debut trip to Japan, South Korea and China this monthSouth China Morning PostUS Secretary of State Rex Tillerson plans to visit Japan, South Korea and China later this month mainly for talks on North Korean issues, diplomatic sources said. In what would be his first trip to the region since becoming US President Donald Trump's ...and more »

US secretary of state to visit Japan, South Korea, China - Gulf Today;

US secretary of state to visit Japan, South Korea, China - Gulf Today

Gulf TodayUS secretary of state to visit Japan, South Korea, ChinaGulf TodayTOKYO: US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is due to visit Japan, South Korea and China this month to discuss North Korea on his first trip to the region since he took up his post, Japanese media reported on Saturday. Tillerson's trip would come as the ...and more »

Mainland tourists warned of risks in South Korea travel - ecns

Mainland tourists warned of risks in South Korea travelecnsChina's top tourism authority has warned tourists of the risks regarding South Korea's change of its entry policy for Chinese citizens. "The number of incidents involving Chinese citizens' entry to Jeju Island of South Korea has risen sharply recently ...and more »

Tillerson plans to visit S. Korea, Japan, China later this month: report - Yonhap News;

Tillerson plans to visit S. Korea, Japan, China later this month: report - Yonhap News

Yonhap NewsTillerson plans to visit S. Korea, Japan, China later this month: reportYonhap NewsWASHINGTON, March 3 (Yonhap) -- U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson plans to visit Japan, South Korea and China later this month, a news report said Friday. Kyodo News cited unidentified sources saying that Tillerson is setting up a March 17-18 trip ...and more »

Chinese Travel Agents Quietly Stop Sending Tour Groups to South Korea - Radio Free Asia

Chinese Travel Agents Quietly Stop Sending Tour Groups to South KoreaRadio Free AsiaChinese people walking past a Lotte Department Store, a target of Chinese pressure on South Korea over a U.S. anti-missile system, in Shenyang, northeast China's Liaoning province, March 1, 2017. AFP. China has quietly issued a ban on tour groups to ...and more »

South Korea remains defiant against China, North Korea - Daily Sabah;

South Korea remains defiant against China, North Korea - Daily Sabah

Daily SabahSouth Korea remains defiant against China, North KoreaDaily SabahMarine One with US President Donald Trump aboard lands on the flight deck of the pre-commissioned USS Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier in Newport News, Virginia, March 2. (AFP Photo). Acting South Korean President Hwang Kyo-ahn insisted Friday that ...and more »

China puts economic squeeze on South Korea over US anti-missile system - South China Morning Post;

China puts economic squeeze on South Korea over US anti-missile system - South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostChina puts economic squeeze on South Korea over US anti-missile systemSouth China Morning PostChina is stepping up economic pressure on South Korea, including bans on tour groups and a retail boycott, after a Korean conglomerate agreed to supply land for a US anti-missile defence system. Two travel agents – one based in Beijing and the other in ...and more »

Interview: Expert calls THAAD Trojan horse in S. Korea ahead of presidential election - Xinhua

Interview: Expert calls THAAD Trojan horse in S. Korea ahead of presidential electionXinhuaSEOUL, March 3 (Xinhua) -- The Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) has become a Trojan horse in South Korea as the conservative bloc is seeking to hold a "THAAD" presidential election on the fall in public support, a South Korean expert said ...and more »

China's 'unofficial' sanctions rattle South Korea - CNNMoney;

China's 'unofficial' sanctions rattle South Korea - CNNMoney

CNNMoneyChina's 'unofficial' sanctions rattle South KoreaCNNMoneySouth Korean businesses were rattled Friday by signs that the deployment of a controversial U.S. missile system in the country could spark a travel boycott by China. The government in Seoul said it believed Chinese authorities had told travel agencies ...and more »

Beijing to restrict tourism to South Korea amid THAAD protests - UPI.com;

Beijing to restrict tourism to South Korea amid THAAD protests - UPI.com

UPI.comBeijing to restrict tourism to South Korea amid THAAD protestsUPI.comA Chinese woman walks past a travel agency specializing in trips and packages to South Korea in downtown Beijing on August 27, 2013. South Korea remains one of the top tourist destinations for China, but the Chinese government ordered a ban on group ...and more »