Last month we reported that in a bid to help boost their tourism industry, South Korea would begin giving out free smartphone rentals to tourists who apply for it on their tourism website. Given that communication is very important when...Show More Summary
Japan isn’t the only place where the populace is fascinated with Pokémon and weird food. Sure, some of the strangest of edibles hail from the land of the rising sun, but South Korea is no stranger…
BEIJING (Reuters) - China is dedicated to maintaining peace and stability on the Korean peninsula, Chinese President Xi Jinping told South Korea's president on Friday, China's Foreign Ministry said.
The 8th Fighter Wing “Wolf Pack” based at Kunsan Air Base in South Korea put on a rare early morning “elephant walk” sortie generation exercise earlier this week. The idea behind the drill is to push ground crews to their limits by making them prep as many combat-ready jets as possible at short notice. The result is this dramatic image. Read more...
South Korean President Park Geun-Hye on Thursday said a planned rocket launch by North Korea could “never be tolerated,” as her defence ministry vowed to shoot down any missile that threatened its territory. Pyongyang has announced it will launch a satellite-bearing rocket sometime...
Today, leaked photos of Tekken 7: Fated Retribution, the upcoming arcade update, circulated online in South Korea as well as online in the West. Read more...
Hyundai Heavy Industries and Doosan Heavy Industries Collaborate in Localizing Main Equipment for Offshore Plants Seoul, South Korea – February 4 – Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI),
Alcohol abuse among women becomes increasing cause for public-health concern in nation with easy availability of liquor.
South Korea happens to be the home country of two major consumer electronics behemoths – LG and Samsung, and the country also boasts of having the highest number of Internet-connected users per capita of any large nation. SK TelecomShow More Summary
Kia is reportedly planning on launching its first rear-wheel-drive model in the mid-sized sedan market sometime in 2017. The new offering, dubbed a ‘sports sedan’ by business paper Reuters, is expected to be built in South Korea, after American-market production of the light Rio is moved to the company’s new Mexico plant next year. The report claims that […]
The country deployed balloons filled with trash across the border to South Korea
By Kyunghee Park and Kyungji Cho (Bloomberg) — More than two years after announcing a 3.3 trillion won ($2.7 billion) bailout of the Hyundai Group, chairwoman Hyun Jeong Eun is still struggling to keep her late husband’s business empire afloat. Show More Summary
North Korea’s success in conducting a fourth nuclear test has ignited calls for South Korea also to produce nuclear warheads as a “defensive” measure that could heighten the balance of terror that already threatens the Korean peninsula. South Korean nuclear physicists and engineers have been tinkering with developing nuclear warheads since [...]
K-pop, the music genre originating in South Korea, has been growing rapidly in popularity around the world. K-pop bands are increasingly selling out shows in countries outside Asia — and K-pop idols JJCC arrived in Sydney Thursday to...Show More Summary
South Korea wants stronger sanctions to send a message to its neighbor
Seoul activists plan to take to the streets in a very 21st century way after South Korea refused to allow anti-government protesters to demonstrate outside the presidential palace. Members of Amnesty International Korea plan to call for greater freedom of speech and freedom of assembly by holding what they call a "ghost rally" on Feb. Show More Summary
South Korea and Japan have warned North Korea about the potential forthcoming rocket launch the country has said will occur later this month, and Japan’s Defense Ministry has deployed ballistic missile defense units in preparation for...Show More Summary
Samsung is testing out Marshmallow with Galaxy S6 users in the UK and South Korea, but it looks like some American users of the Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S6 Edge, and Galaxy S6 Edge+ on Verizon and AT&T can also join in the fun.
Samsung seems to love them some beta tests. After completing a round of Android 6.0 Marshmallow betas in South Korea and the UK for the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S66 Edge, the company is now heading State-side and doing the same for those with AT&T's Samsung Galaxy Note 5.
Let’s get after it today.