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  • Principles in Sustaining Korea-Japan Ties

    photo The Seoul Lotte Hotel’s late cancellation of a Japanese Embassy function marking the 60th anniversary of the establishment of the Japanese Self-Defense Forces on July 10 eloquently reflects a facet of the Korean people’s anti-Ja...

  • Shared Growth in the Tofu Industry

    photo Tofu began to be made as far back as China’s Han Dynasty (206 B.C.?A.D. 220) and has long been a major source of protein for Koreans, who call it dubu. The soft and mild food contributes to bone and muscle growth and bra...

  • Kopinos, Children of Shameful Korean Men

    photo A Philippine delegate to the 2005 international conference of ECPAT (End Child Prostitution, Child Pornography and Trafficking of Children for Sexual Purposes) called for a thorough investigation of the “Kopino,” abandoned child...

  • Korean Media’s Coverage of Middle East Affairs

    photo Albert Einstein the physician, Ludwig Wittgenstein the philosopher and Leonard Bernstein the conductor ― what is common among them? They all were Jews and their names ended in the German word stein, which means “stone”...

  • Korea’s Rich People: Analysis on 2014 Statistic...

    At the end of 2013, about 167,000 Koreans had financial assets worth 1 billion won or more, approximately 2.5 percent more than 2012. Some 47 percent of wealthy individuals live in Seoul, but the growth rate of this population in ...

    Geography of Jobs in Korea: Regional Characteris...

    Since its introduction 20 years ago, the local autonomy system has breathed new life into the economy outside of the capital area (Seoul, Incheon and Gyeonggi Province). A 2013 survey found that living conditions and life satisfac...

  • Storytelling is the Key to Tourist Development o...

    photo At the No. 7 exit of Sungshin Women’s University Station, a sign points tourists to Miari Fortune-tellers’ Village. There, an alley crowded with business sign boards such as “Prophet’s House,” “Divination Center” and “Mast...

  • ‘CSI Agent Report’ of Late Joseon Period

    photo “Joseon Gunman,” currently airing on Wednesday and Thursday nights, is a popular Korean TV drama. There weren’t just gunmen in Joseon, though. There were professional forgers and con men just like in the movie “Ocean’s Eleven

  • Chyung Mi-sook: “Peng Liyuan was not just glamo...

    photo “That seat with the view of the front yard and pond is where President Xi Jinping sat, and across from him sat President Park Geun-hye looking out at the bamboo grove in the backyard,” recalls Chyung Mi-sook, 67, the owner and d...

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