The Queens Democrat is in a primary fight for state senate. S.J. Jung, who is challenging incumbent Sen. Toby Ann Stavisky in the Sept. 13 primary, made the remarks in March to a group made up primarily of Korean churches. At the same meeting, Jung, according to a report in Korean that was translated into [...]
Kim Jong-un has reportedly publicly executed two top North Korean officials with an anti-aircraft gun -- one, reportedly, for falling asleep during a meeting with the leader.
Images from the brochure collection of the author. An old Hyundai on Hemmings? Hear us out. Few today would question that this South Korean automaker is now a major player in the American new-car marketplace, selling more than 75,000 vehicles in July alone. But it didn’t start out that way. While Canadians and Europeans had […]
The Galaxy Note 7 is the smartphone from Samsung that is poised to wrap up 2016 before it’s over and award the crown to the Korean giant once more. Samsung chose to refine the Note, and has made small tweaks that show that it has mastered the art of refinement. Show More Summary
By Kyunghee Park and Christian Wienberg (Bloomberg) — Hanjin Shipping Co. is hardly a bellwether in the world of container movers. As lenders halt all support this week, the South Korean company is now emerging as a symbol of the slump that has plagued the industry since the global financial crisis. Show More Summary
Russian President will meet with his South Korean counterpart on the sidelines of the Eastern Economic Forum on September 3, the Kremlin press service said Tuesday.
Hyundai says that, despite recent disparaging comments from local Volkswagen chief Michael Bartsch on the appeal of Korean cars, Australian motorists do aspire to buy into its range. Speaking to CarAdvice at the launch of the Hyundai...Show More Summary
A bankruptcy would be biggest ever for a container shipper. Hanjin Shipping Co's banks are halting support for the South Korean company, its lead creditor said,
North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un ordered the execution of two senior officials by anti-aircraft gun earlier this month, according to South Korea’s JoongAng Ilbo newspaper. The two were reportedly arrested publicly, for different reasons. Show More Summary
A 30-megawatt solar project changing hands is no longer headline news in today's solar industry, or at GTM. But, when that project is the 30-megawatt Alamosa project -- a power plant that happens to be the world's largest operating concentrated...Show More Summary
If it seems like there's always something new coming out of South Korea's skin care and beauty world, that's because, well, there is. The country is well regarded for its steady stream of innovations - even if that means spreading snail...Show More Summary
Kim Jong Un has allegedly had two men put to death using a method he's been said to have used before : by anti-aircraft gun. South Korean newspaper JoongAng Ilbo reports by way of an unnamed source that two men were publicly executed earlier this month. It identifies the men as...
Norway aims to build some of the world's most advanced seismic ships, which will are being designed for missions in Arctic waters. However, their construction turns out to have a morbid underside, as North Korean slave labor was revealed to have been used to build the state-of the-art research vessels.
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea publicly executed two officials in early August for disobeying leader Kim Jong Un, a South Korean newspaper reported on Tuesday, in what would be the latest in a series of high-level purges under the young leader's rule, if confirmed.
In the spirit of fall, we revisit another wardrobe icon–the fishtail parka coat. Originally named the M-51, the coat was introduced by the U.S. military during the Cold War and came in handy for the Korean War. The parka’s fishtail was created to combat the elements. Show More Summary
by Jiyeun Lee (Bloomberg) Extravagant dinners with whiskey and wine, golfing weekends, pricey beef and seafood gift sets. South Korean companies are trying to figure out how to do without these common forms of business hospitality before the nation’s toughest-ever anti-graft law takes effect next month. Show More Summary
With ongoing tensions in the South China Sea and on the Korean peninsula, Beijing has deemed its third-generation surface-to-air missile combat-ready.
If South Korean label Stereo Vinyls can do anything well, it must be its ability to incorporate even the most disparate of pop culture references into its apparel with seemingly effortless ease. For instance, the brand’s last collection was a collaborative SS16 line made with Coca-Cola, which incorporated decades of the beverage’s advertising iconography over […]