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KJD chief to lead foreign language paper society

Jan 03,2018
Ryu Kwon-ha
Ryu Kwon-ha, executive editor and chief operating officer of the Korea JoongAng Daily, was elected the third president of the Foreign Language Newspapers Association of Korea (Flnak) on Tuesday.

Ryu has worked as a JoongAng Ilbo correspondent in Germany and as chief of staff to the JoongAng Ilbo and JTBC chairman.

The association, which was launched in 2015 with the aim of strengthening the foothold of Korea’s foreign language newspapers in the fast-evolving media industry, comprises the Korea JoongAng Daily, the Korea Times, the Korea Herald and the Chinese version of the Aju Business Daily.