Retirees Turn to Airbnb
Baby boomers in Korea facing retirement are increasingly letting rooms or their entire homes on Airbnb and other short-term rental sites as a source of extra income. Online communities of soon-to-be retirees are filled with questions and advice about putting up homes for rent.
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N.Korea's Workers Party Committee Meets
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NATIONAL/POLITICS
Moon Says N.Korea Willing to Scrap Nuclear Weapons
President Moon Jae-in on Thursday said North Korea is willing to denuclearize "completely" and is not setting any conditions that the U.S. cannot accept like withdrawal of U.S. troops from South Korea.
NORTH KOREA
N.Korea Suspends Nuclear and Long-Range Missile Tests
North Korea says it has suspended nuclear tests and plans to close its nuclear test site. The North's official Korean Central News Agency said the military is also suspending long-range missile tests and said the suspensions went into effect on Saturday.
BUSINESS
Samsung Beats Apple in U.S. Smartphone Activations in Q1
Samsung beat Apple in smartphone activations in the U.S. in the first quarter of this year, but still lagged behind the iPhone maker in terms of brand loyalty. Samsung's Galaxy smartphones accounted for 39 percent of U.S. activations.