SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's culture ministry apologized on Monday for a blacklist of artists which excluded them from government support, admitting there was a systematic effort to sideline critics of scandal-plagued President Park Geun-hye.
Following several months of in-depth investigations, Samsung today announced the cause of the Note7 incidents and measures to prevent a recurrence during a press conference held in Seoul, Korea. DJ Koh, President.. The post Samsung study finds that batteries were the cause of the Galaxy Note7 incidents appeared first on Gadgets, gizmos, and tech from the East.
An exhibition at the Allen Memorial Art Museum juxtaposes works by artists from China, Japan, Korea, the United States, Vietnam, and Canada. Through June 12, 2017, ?Conversations: Past and Present in Asia and America? bridges wide temporal and cultural distances as contemporary artists relate to earlier times, traditions, events, and techniques. Show More Summary
SEOUL (Reuters) - Acting South Korean President Hwang Kyo-ahn said on Monday the deployment of a U.S. anti-missile defense system can not be delayed in the face of a growing North Korean nuclear missile threat and despite Chinese hostility to the move.
A giant monster appears out of thin air in Seoul, South Korea – and it appears to be remotely controlled by a character in North America! Colossal stars Anne Hathaway, Jason Sudeikis and Dan Stevens. The first trailer – which as warped as the film’s description would suggest – follows the break. It premieres on … Continue reading Dancing Kaiju Trailer: Colossal! ?
Marte found success in South Korea over the past two years
Overwatch hero D. Va appears to be something of an icon in South Korea. Flags and stickers bearing her iconic bunny logo were spotted at the Seoul instance of the huge global Women's March this weekend. The official Seoul Women's March Twitter account retweeted an image of a pink bunny flag at the protest. Show More Summary
Kim Tae Hee, and Rain recently surprised fans with the news that they had gotten married. According to The Korea Herald, the Hallyu superstar couple, who are Catholic, got married during small, private ceremony at the Gahoe-dong Cathedral in central Seoul. Show More Summary
South Korea's culture minister resigned after being arrested Saturday for allegedly creating a "blacklist" of nearly 10,000 artists who voiced criticism of impeached President Park Geun-Hye. Cho Yoon-Sun, who is the first minister in...Show More Summary
From Timecrimes and Extraterrestrial writer and director Nacho Vigalondo comes a comedy kaiju film. Anne Hathaway stars as a drunk who finds out that the giant monster that suddenly appeared in South Korea mimics her every move. The post Colossal (Teaser) appeared first on The Awesomer.
Daniel R. DePetris Security, Asia Pyongyang doesn't have enough firepower to inflict permanent damage. Iran’s regional aggression. Budget turmoil at home. Domestic politics. An establishment in Washington resistant to reform. Ongoing wars in Iraq, Syria and Afghanistan. Show More Summary
Culture Minister Cho Yoon-sun accused of helping target artists critical of impeached President Park Geun-hye.
South Korea’s ongoing political crisis continues as Cho Yoon-sun, the country’s cultural minister, was arrested by prosecutors due to suspected abuse of power. Among the other accusations brought against the minister, Cho is accusedShow More Summary
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. government has asked South Korea to arrest a brother of former U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon on charges that he engaged in a bribery scheme to carry out the sale of a Vietnamese building complex, a federal prosecutor said on Friday.
According to Business Korea, LG is working with Google to include Google Assistant with the launch of the G6. If this move does take place, LG could be the first OEM to include Assistant on its devices, outside of the existing Pixel and Pixel XL from Google. Show More Summary
Costco inadvertently undermined the golf industry and sent golfers into a frenzy when it introduced its own Kirkland Signature line of golf balls last fall, the Wall Street Journal reports. South Korea's Nassau Golf, which makes golf balls for a major golf equipment company TaylorMade, decided to sell some of...
An officially Blizzard-backed World Of Warcraft themed competition cooking show is debuting in South Korea. The show, whose name roughly translates to 'WoW! Recipe? The Meal Is Ready', will feature contestants preparing Warcraft inspired dishes and be hosted by famous South Korean chef and World Of Warcraft player Choi Hyun-seok. Show More Summary