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2019.07.01 NEWSCENTER HEADLINES

South Korea summons Japan’s ambassador to lodge a complaint… following Tokyo’s decision to strengthen restrictions on high-tech exports to South Korea. South Korea’s trade ministry mulls all necessary countermeasures against Tokyo’s semiconductor sanctions, including taking the issue to the WTO. We take a look at the sanctions’ possible impact on Korean firms. Working-level nuclear talks …

2019.07.19 NEWSCENTER HEADLINES

2019.07.19 NEWSCENTER HEADLINES

South Korea’s presidential office says it was Japan who breached international law by slamming export restrictions against Seoul. It also rejects Tokyo’s claim that Seoul is violating a 1965 treaty on historical disputes. Japan’s foreign minister summons South Korea’s ambassador after Seoul dismissed Tokyo’s request to have a third party arbitrate the historical disputes. Seoul’s …