Year after deadly crowd crush, victims, families yet to leave it behind'Seventeenth Heaven' logs recordSeoul shares open almost flat amid geopolitical tensions, rate woesGeopolitical risks hold back South Korea's credit rating upgrade:FitchThree bidders vie for major stake in news channel YTNJapan returns favor, flies Koreans out of IsraelNewJeans, Ive win first national culture meritKT to cooperate with Thai telecom firm to create Thai language AI serviceChina’s export curbs on graphite may raise battery prices for EVsKakao risks losing management control of Kakao Bank English chatbot services to be available for public bike users JCS says N. Korea might have provided Russia with short Seoul shares open higher on Fed's rate freeze Exports log first rise in 13 months in sign of trade recovery for Korea Asiana Airlines to sell cargo biz to smooth merger Paris Baguette inks sponsorship deal with Paris Saint [Herald Interview] Merck seeks growth with Korean chipmakers 인재영입위원장에 이철규 내정…김웅 "윤심만 영입하겠단 것" Define Seoul beckons Seongsu Biden picks top Asia aide as nominee for deputy secretary of state Yoon hosts private banquet with chaebol chiefs Jungkook, Red Velvet, Stray Kids, new YG girl group among year Supreme Court acquits ex 與 "고물가로 민생 어렵다면서 돈 풀자는 이재명…모순덩어리" Seoul shares open higher on US advance Solo Korean trekker found dead in Himalayas Seoul shares shoot up nearly 2% on Fed's back Xi says 'willing to make bigger contributions' in letter to NK leader Open hatred of Jews surges globally, inflamed by Gaza war KG Mobility, BYD bolster ties on EV batteries, hybrids