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"The Flower in Prison" breaks through 20% in just two episodes

Source | 2016/05/01 | | Permalink

According to Nielsen Korea, the second episode of the new MBC drama "The Flower in Prison" recorded a nationwide percentage of 20%. This is 2.7% more than the previous episode.

"The Flower in Prison" is an adventure historical about a girl that was born in prison and a mysterious character named Yoon Tae-won starring Jin Se-yeon, Ko Soo, Kim Mi-Sook, Jeong Joon-ho and others...More

Retailers Target Busy Office Workers

Source | 2016/05/01 | | Permalink

The new Uniqlo store in Gwanghwamun, Seoul is packed with lunchtime shoppers on April 22.

Sales are booming at lunchtime in department stores in office districts as more office workers nip out for a shop.

The trend is so marked that retailers are racing to grab a bigger slice of the so-called lunchtime shopping market with special midday promotions and by opening more stores in office districts...More

TTS-Girls' Generation, CNBLUE Added to KCON 2016 LA Line-up #KCONLiveChat

Source | 2016/05/01 | | Permalink

KCON 2016 presented by Toyota revealed today that the Billboard-topping girl group TTS and the pop-rock boy group CNBLUE will be joining the KCON 2016 Los Angeles lineup!
Celebrating its fifth anniversary, KCON USA is the world's largest Korean culture convention and music festival. KCON NY is returning to the Prudential Center and will expand to two nights of concerts running June 24-25. KCON LA kicks off a month later and takes place July 29-31 at the Staples Center and Los Angeles Convention Center...More

Korea Circuit to Host Int'l Supercar Race

Source | 2016/05/01 | | Permalink

Some 140 drivers will race each other in Ferraris, Lamborghinis, McLarens, Porsches and other supercars at the Asia Festival of Speed in Yeongam, South Jeolla Province in mid-May.

AFOS is in its third year. The first race in 2014 drew just 10,000 spectators, but the 2015 event attracted 13,000 and organizers hope for 20,000 this year...More

Public Servants' Wages Keep Rising

Source | 2016/05/01 | | Permalink

Public servants will earn an annual wage of W58.9 million on average this year, up a whopping 5.1 percent from last year (US$1=W1,150).

The wage is in the range of the average W60.2 million paid by large companies and a lot higher than the average W37.3 million in small and mid-sized businesses...More

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