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South Korean to Filipinos: You go to church every Sunday, but nothing has been changed

Filipinos always complain about the corruption in the Philippines. Do you really think the corruption is the problem of the Philippines?I do not think so. I strongly believe that the problem is the lack of love for the PhilippinesLet me first talk ab...
by FilipiNews PH on Jan 27, 2017

Top Ten Asian Destinations for First-Time Solo Travellers

The Happy Nomad If you’ve never travelled on your own, the thought of an international solo trip can be pretty daunting. But solo travel can also be the most liberating and rewarding experience of a lifetime, and... by Haley Zaremba | T...
by The Happy Nomad on Jan 12, 2017

Kim SunHyung believes Korea need stronger frontline for 2017 success

(Image from FIBA)*This first appeared on FIBA.com.One of the highlights of Kim SunHyung's international career happened in the FIBA Asia Championship 2013 when, during Korea's group stage game against China, he stole the ball, drove down the...
by Hoop Nut on Dec 26, 2016

Watching SBS The Show Live in Seoul

Watching SBS The Show Live in Seoul Last year, I was invited to Seoul for.. The post Watching SBS The Show Live in Seoul appeared first on Places and Foods.
by Places And Foods on Dec 24, 2016

Seoul Food: 5 Korean Delicacies That Will Blow Your Mind

The Happy Nomad There are many things that make Seoul, South Korea an amazing travel destination. It has incredible art museums, amazing historical temples, beautiful mountainous surroundings where you can take a nice hike, and a vibrant.....
by The Happy Nomad on Dec 17, 2016

South Korea says North Korea fires three ballistic missiles into Sea of Japan

This picture shows a television screen reporting a North Korean missile launch on August 24, 2016. © AFPSouth Korea says the North has fired three ballistic missiles from a western region in the capital Pyongyang into the Sea of Japan.South Kor...

China censures South Korea over US missile system

Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) and South Korean President Park Geun-hye (L) shakes hands prior to their meeting on the sideline of the G20 Summit in Hangzhou, Sept. 5, 2016. (AFP Photo)Chinese President Xi Jinping has rebuked South Korea for agreei...

AirAsia Korean Drama ‘On The Way To Airport’ Premieres Next Month

AirAsia Korean Drama ‘On The Way To Airport’ Premieres Next Month If you think Hong.. The post AirAsia Korean Drama ‘On The Way To Airport’ Premieres Next Month appeared first on Places and Foods.
by Places And Foods on Aug 30, 2016

South Korean President Park Geun-hye warns of North Korean 'self-destruction'

South Korean President Park Geun-hye speaks during a meeting with her senior secretaries at the presidential office on August 29, 2016. (Photo by Yonhap)South Korean President Park Geun-hye has called for watertight military readiness to ensure...

South Korea, Iran to trade in euros soon

South Korea’s Finance Minister Yoo Il-ho says a mechanism to trade with Iran in euros will be made operational soon.Fresh indications show a main barrier for trade between Iran and South Korea will be removed soon. South Korea announced on Thu...

South Korea, Japan, China, censure North Korea’s missile launch

Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida (C) reads a statement after a trilateral meeting with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi (L) and South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se (R) in Tokyo, August 24, 2016. ©AFPChina, Japan and South Korea have de...

North Korea fires submarine-launched ballistic missile off its east coast

A submarine ballistic missile is launched at an undisclosed location in North Korea on April 23, 2016 (Photos by AFP)North Korea has fired a submarine–launched ballistic missile, just two days after threatening a nuclear attack in retaliation to la...

Japan, China and South Korea begin meeting on disputes

Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida (C) Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi (L) and South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se pose for a photograph ahead of an official banquet at the trilateral foreign minister's meeting in Tokyo on August 23, 201...

South Korea stages largest ever artillery drills near North Korea border

A South Korean army's K-9 self-propelled howitzer fires during a military exercise in Yeoncheon near the border with North Korea, August 18, 2016. (Photo by Yonhap via AP)South Korea has launched large-scale artillery drills near the border with Nort...

North Korea lambasted South Korean president’s latest anti-Pyongyang speech for defending THAAD deployment

South Korea slams Japan for 'glorifying’ wartime aggression

Japanese visit the Yasukuni shrine in Tokyo on August 15, 2016. © AFPSouth Korea has expressed deep regret over the visit of Japanese lawmakers to a controversial war shrine in Tokyo, saying the move “glorifies the history of the war of aggre...

South Korea’s Park defends THAAD deployment despite protests

South Korean President Park Geun-hye delivers a speech on Liberation Day in the capital, Seoul, August 15, 2016. © ReutersSouth Korean President Park Geun-Hye has defended the deployment of an advanced US missile system in the East Asian n...

Hundreds of South Koreans protest US missile system

More than 900 Seongju residents have their heads shaved during a protest against the planned deployment of the US Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system at a local park in the southeastern town of Seongju on August 15, 2016. (AFP photo)Hu...

Kimchi Stew Recipe

Kimchi Stew Recipe INGREDIENTS 1 pound fresh pork belly, cut in 1/2-inch pieces 4 garlic cloves, minced 1 tablespoon grated ginger 2 tablespoons soy sauce 1 teaspoon toasted sesame oil 1 teaspoon vegetable oil 1 teaspoon fish sauce 1 medium onion, ch...
by GlobalGranary on Aug 10, 2016

Residents in South Korea protest US missile system

Residents in a South Korean county have braved a rainy night to protest against the deployment of an advanced US missile system in their hometown.   They gathered on Sunday in front of the government building in&nbs...
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