European Household Goods Get Cheaper
Some European household goods are getting cheaper than those of their Chinese rivals as the won strengthens and tariff cuts go into effect. The Korea-EU Free Trade Agreement, which went into effect in 2011, lifted six to eight percent of import duties on household items. >> Full Text

Has Korea Gotten Any Safer in the Last 20 Years?
Twenty-years ago from today, 32 people were killed when the 17-year-old Seongsu Bridge over the Han River collapsed. The press at that time lamented that it seemed anywhere outside home in Korea was a way to the grave. >> Full Text

Complex in Gangnam Fetches Highest Lease Deposit
A high-rise residential-commercial complex in the upscale Gangnam district of Seoul called Tower Palace fetches the most expensive jeonse. Government data show that the jeonse on a 244.7 sq.m Tower Palace apartment costs a whopping W2.3 billion. >> Full Text

People visit Changgyeong Palace for a night tour in Seoul on Tuesday. The palace is open late until Nov. 2. /News 1

Models promote heaters in a store in Seoul on Tuesday. /News 1

Min-ah of girl group Girls Day smiles at a press junket for her new film in Seoul on Tuesday.

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