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Insight into Pres. Moon Jae-in's pledges on ICT growth

Moon said he thinks so, too. North Korea demanded on Thursday the handover of "terror suspects" who plotted to kill leader Kim Jong Un with a biochemical substance, repeating accusations it made last week that USA and South Korean spies were behind the plan.



SK envoys to hold talks in China

Trump also announced plans to send a team of senior advisors to South Korea to discuss the matter of Moon's USA visit and said Moon would be welcomed with respectful treatment as a foreign head of state, the Blue House said. Moon, South Korea's first liberal leader in a decade, assumed presidential duties this morning after the National Election Commission finished counting yesterday's votes and declared him victor.



Don't fall for this Google Docs phishing scam

In recent days a sophisticated phishing scam that asks for permission to access files stored in Google Drive has been spreading online. Google is taking the unusual step of warning users about a phishing email scam through Google Docs.


South Korea's newly elected liberal president starts duties

South Korea's newly elected liberal president starts duties

The call to Moon took place just a day after he took office and comes amid increased regional tensions over North Korea as well as the deployment of a US missile-defense shield in South Korea. "I take this office empty-handed, and I will leave the office empty-handed", Moon said. Hong Joon-pyo of the conservative Liberty Korea Party came second with 24.03% of the votes, followed by centrist Ahn Cheol-soo of the People's Party with 21.41%.


Super Thursday Bank of England Preview

Super Thursday Bank of England Preview

Governor Mark Carney said the Bank now believed Britain's economy would grow by less than 2 per cent in 2017 after a sluggish start to the year. Wage growth is also "notably weaker than expected" and is set to be below inflation this year - meaning that real incomes are falling.