Review: Seoul's part in 'The Avengers' not worth the fuss
The Korean government hoped for a significant boost in tourism and an enhanced image from helping ,...More
Seo Kang-joon and Joo Sang-wook's adorable bromance
Seo Kang-joon and Joo Sang-wook revealed their duo selfie showing off their bromance. On April 23,...More
Students interact with cats, dogs, rabbits and guinea pigs on April 11 at the Hoseo Animal-Assisted Therapy Center at the Seoul Hoseo Occupational Training College to learn how to get along with animals. Provided by the Seoul Hoseo Occupational Training College
Earlier this month at the Seoul Hoseo Occupational Training College in Gangseo District, western Seoul, a number of high school and college students gathered in a classroom containing a variety of dogs, cats, rabbits and guinea pigs...More
Finance Minister Choi Kyung-hwan, second from left, and Jeju Gov. Won Hee-ryong, far left, visit the Jeju Myths and History Theme Park on Friday to be briefed about development of the Resort World Jeju. It is the nation's first resort complex, slated to open in 2017. Provided by the Ministry of Strategy and Finance
Finance Minister Choi Kyung-hwan promised renovation and expansion of key tourism infrastructure on Jeju Island, including Jeju International Airport, inner-city duty-free stores and cruise ship facilities, as part of efforts to keep Jeju a major tourist destination...More
In a joint letter to the Japanese ambassador to the United States on Thursday, a bipartisan group of 25 American lawmakers urged Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to "reaffirm and validate" the apologies expressed by previous leaders.
The appeal sent to Kenichiro Sasae comes less than a week before Abe is scheduled to address a joint session of the U.S. Congress, a first for a Japanese prime minister. Abe's speech will be closely monitored because it is considered a practice run for a statement in August to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II....More
Choe Yu-hui performs "La Bayadère" at the Royal Opera House in London in April 2013. /Corbis
Choe Yu-hui is a first soloist with the Royal Ballet in London and the only Korean in the company. She started dancing at the age of five and moved to Paris to train at the Paris Opera Ballet at the age of 14.
In 2002, when she was 17, Choe won first prize and the contemporary dance prize in the Prix de Lausanne...More
The number of marriages has fallen to a record low as more couples postpone their plans to tie the knot amid economic woes.
According to Statistics Korea on Thursday, the number of marriages stood at 305,507 last year, down 5.4 percent from 2013...More
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