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Asia

Asian stocks tumble with Japan's Nikkei index down 2.6%, South Korea's Kospi down 1.5%, Hong Kong's Hang Seng down 0.6%, and Australia's ASX down 0.1% - @Reuters

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South Korea

South Korea to sell 4 trillion won (about $3.4 billion) in Treasury bills in Sept.; 'sale of the bills can further help stabilize the management of state-controlled funds,' finance ministry says - @YonhapNews

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markets

South Korean stocks open higher on Wall Street gains; 0.5% in 1st 15 minutes - @YonhapNews

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South Korea

South Korean stocks open weaker on concerns over US rate hike, weak China data - @YonhapNews

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South Korea

South Korea's travel account deficit hits 7-year high in July due to Middle East Respiratory Syndrome outbreak, new data shows - @YonhapNews

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South Korea

South Korean stocks open lower led by losses in major exports - @YonhapNews

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South Korea

South Korea's industrial output dips 0.5% on-month in July, government reports - @YonhapNews

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South Korea

Analysts: South Korean stocks forecast to move higher next week despite anticipation for delay in Federal Reserve's rate hike - @YonhapNews

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North and South Korea tensions

North Korea leader Kim Jong-un hails accord with South as 'a landmark occasion;' says strength of North Korea's military made deal possible - @ChannelNewsAsia

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South Korea

South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se to hold talks with US counterpart Kerry in Alaska, state media reports - @YonhapNews

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North and South Korea tensions

South Korean military relaxes highest-level combat readiness posture it had at border due to heightened tensions with North Korea earlier this month - @YonhapNws

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Goni

South Korea on alert as Typhoon Goni approaches carrying heavy rain, strong winds - @YonhapNews

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North and South Korea tensions

South Korea says it has stopped anti-Pyongyang propaganda broadcasts along border as part of accord - @AP

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North and South Korea tensions

Deployed North Korean submarines returning to bases after deal reached with South Korea to reduce tensions - @YonhapNews

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markets

South Korean stocks open lower as overnight losses in US and concerns over China's growth nag investors - @YonhapNews

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South Korea

South Korea, Ecuador set to declare start of negotiations for bilateral free trade agreement - @YonhapNews

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North and South Korea tensions

North, South Korea agree to hold follow-up meetings in Seoul or Pyongyang to improve ties, per joint statement - @Reuters

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North and South Korea tensions

Seoul: South Korea to halt loudspeaker broadcasts after North Korea expresses regret over mine blast - @AP

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North and South Korea tensions

Update: North Korea deployed about 20 air-cushion landing crafts on Yellow Sea border with South Korea - @YonhapNews

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North and South Korea tensions

Latest round of talks meant to defuse crisis between rival Koreas hits 24 hours - @AP

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