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Ousted Park fights back 탄핵된 대통령이 맞서 싸웁니다. After former President Park Geun-hye called her corruption trial a “political retaliation,” thousands of Koreans took to the streets in central Seoul on Saturday demanding the ousted president be immediately released from jail. The continued complaints...
22nd Busan International Film Festival opens 부산국제영화제가 막을 열었습니다. The 22nd Busan International Film Festival kicked off last Thursday Oct. 12 at the open air stage of the Hyundae Film Center. The festival will run until Oct. 21 and features...
Moon, Trump to hold bilateral summit in Seoul on Nov. 7 17일 문재인과 트럼프 대통령이 정상회담을 가질 예정입니다. South Korean President Moon Jae-in and U.S. President Donald Trump will hold a bilateral summit in Seoul next month for discussions on ways to strengthen the countries’ alliance and joint...
Father admits to murder of his teen daughter’s friend. 어금니 아빠가 딸의 여중생 친국를 살해했다고 시인했습니다. A man once well-known for his devotion in caring for his daughter suffering from a rare genetic disease on Tuesday confessed to killing her...
Last Sunday korean writer Han Kang won this year’s Malaparte Prize, which is Italy’s renowned literary award. 지난 일요일 소설가 한강이 책 “소년이 온다”로 이탈리아 말라파르테 문학상을 수상했습니다. Her novel “Human Acts,” published in 2014, was announced as the winner...
Korea’s biggest shopping festival is underway. The ‘2017 Korea Sale Festa,’ the first global shopping tourism festival in Korea, began last Thursday. The Korean version of ‘Black Friday’, it offers clearance sales and promotions for products ranging from clothes and...
The longer the holidays, the more young Koreans go abroad 연휴가 길어질수록, 보다 많은 젊은 한국인들의 해외여행을 떠납니다. As the unprecedentedly long Chuseok holidays, South Korea’s thanksgiving, starts from Oct. 1st, South Koreans in their 30s and 40 are expected...
Korean foreign minister agrees on peaceful resolution of North Korean nuclear issues 외교부는 북한문제를 평화적으로 해결하기로 유엔과 합의했습니다. South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha and U.N Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday agreed to seek a peaceful resolution of the North...
  Performing Arts Festival Opens Next week 공연관광 페스티벌이 다음주에 오픈 Daehak-ro Performing Arts Tourism Festival will open next week on the 28th, and run through 31st. Daehakro includes more than 165 theatres and is home to many university and college...
President Moon arrives in New York to attend 72nd UN General Assembly 문대통령이 유엔총회 참석차 미국 뉴욕을 방문 중입니다. South Korea’s President Moon Jae-in arrived in New York City on Sept18, where he will attend the 72nd UN General Assembly,...