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Tue, May 30, 2023 | 19:37
Recently released Seungri captured on video by social media influencer
Disgraced K-pop star Seungri, whose real name is Lee Hyun-seung, is back in the spotlight following a long absence that followed his 18-month prison sentence on charges of arranging prostitution and gambling overseas.
Entertainment & Arts
| 2023-04-25 17:33
A glimpse into Busan's thriving cultural scene: How appealing is it for World Expo 2030?
A great deal of excitement is being felt across the country at the prospect of Busan hosting the World Expo 2030. The World Expo offers an opportunity for countries and organizations to promote themselves on a global stage. It also provides a platform for people to come together, exchange ideas and share innovations, as well as a chance to showcase the culture and heritage of...
World Expo 2030
| 2023-04-05 10:25
[VIDEO] Meet artisan of Yeomcheon Bridge shoe street
The handmade shoe stores near Yeomcheon Bridge have a history dating back almost a century. This block represents Korea's first-ever community of shoe merchants. The shoemakers in the area have passed down their knowledge and skills over the generations, making it a unique example of Korean craftsmanship. This road is also a testament to the resilience and dedication of the c...
| 2023-02-27 13:43
Discovering century-old art of traditional shoemaking: Meet artisan of shoe street at Yeomcheon Bridge
The handmade shoe stores near Yeomcheon Bridge in Seoul have a history dating back almost a century. This block represents Korea's first-ever community of shoe merchants. The shoemakers in the area have passed down their knowledge and skills over the generations, making it a unique example of Korean craftsmanship.
People & Events
| 2023-02-24 08:35
[VIDEO] How aliens are created by special effects makeup artists
Who gives life to creatures in movies? Special effects makeup involves hyperrealistic characterizations and special makeup used to portray creatures such as aliens and monsters.
| 2023-02-01 17:34
[VIDEO] Who takes care of rabbits? Meet Korea's rabbit veterinarian
A lot of animals are not your ordinary cats and dogs. They include reptiles, parrots, rabbits, guinea pigs, meerkats and many other animals.
| 2023-01-01 17:54
[VIDEO]Living in fear: why these foreign actors chose to leave the Korean entertainment industry
Since he arrived in Seoul in 2011, Kentucky-born actor Kenneth Fibbe had actively pursued his acting career with an E-6-1 visa - a special permit for foreigners seeking to engage in profitable activities in the field of music, acting and the arts, among others.
| 2022-12-27 13:26
[VIDEO]'I was bullied by my agency': foreign entertainers and notorious agencies
Seoul-based model/actress Renee Simone was spending time with her family at her home in New Jersey when she received a shocking message from her friend in Korea. According to the message, she had been accused of theft by her Korean management company. “Unbeknownst to me, the agency reported me to police and requested damages and fees, claiming I had stolen money from them,” S...
| 2022-12-27 13:23
[VIDEO]Nica's story of foreign entertainer sex trafficking in Korea
Nica was employed as a singer in bars catering to U.S. soldiers and expats in Pyeongtaek and Ansan in Gyeonggi Province, Okpo on Geoje Island in South Gyeongsang Province, Yeosu in South Jeolla Province as well as the nation's second-largest city of Busan.
| 2022-12-27 13:20
[VIDEO] Belarusian circus artists deceived, hurt by Korean agency
The duo was employed on the three-level cruise ship which carries hundreds of passengers along the coast, passing the city’s major tourist spots such as Dolsan Bridge, Odong Island and Expo Ocean Park. During the tours, audiences gathered on the lower deck of the cruise ship to watch Duo Candy’s circus show featuring rolla bolla (balance board), acrobatic stunts, juggling, fi...
| 2022-12-27 13:14
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Memorial Day 2023
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Korea's diplomacy put to test amid signs of thaw in US-China relations
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Local governments appeal to young generations through YouTube
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