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[K-brand-promoting ethnic Koreans ⑤] Spreading taekwondo ‘spirit’ in Singapore

The intense global fervor for Hallyu (Korean Wave) has shone the spotlight on Korea not just for K-pop but other sectors such...

Youth choir conductor in Germany promotes Korean music

https://www.youtube.com/embed/nhfpUIuk80w By Xu AiyingVideo = YouTube channel NaraeDav's Songs"I believe that the shaping of Korea's image is through each...

‘Korea’s method of cultural promotion is Egypt’s role model’

Hisham Ibrahim, vice president of Egypt's Academy of Arts, on June 21 speaks to Korea.net in an interview at the...

Nobel winner hails Hallyu’s impact on Middle Eastern women

Iranian lawyer Shirin Ebadi, who in 2003 became the first Muslim woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize, on the...

President Yoon gives top cultural medal to ‘Squid Game’ actor, director

President Yoon Suk Yeol on Dec. 27 takes a commemorative photo after the awards ceremony for the Geumgwan Order...

Korea.net names Min Yea-Ji this year’s best staff writer

German-language specialist Min Yea-Ji is Korea.net's staff writer of the year. (Kim Sunjoo) By Lee Kyoung Mi

Jordanian ambassador hails Korean culture’s tradition-modernity coexistence

Jordanian Ambassador to Korea Asal Al Tal on Sept. 13 gives an exclusive interview to Korea.net at her embassy in Seoul's Yongsan-gu District. With this year...

Diplomat: Qatar proud to be 1st Arab-Mideast nation to host WC

In an exclusive interview with Korea.net on Sept. 8 at the Qatari Embassy in Seoul, Qatari Ambassador to Korea Khalid E. Al-Hamar said, "We are...

Chilean diplomat calls free trade deal with Korea ‘historic event’

This year, Korea marks the 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations with 15 Latin American countries -- Mexico, Argentina, Colombia, Chile, Ecuador, Guatemala, the Dominican...

New US ambassador Philip Goldberg arrives in Seoul

New U.S. Ambassador to Korea Philip Goldberg (left) on June 2 is sworn into office at the U.S. Department of State in Washington. (Twitter account of...

‘Colombia has much to learn from Korea, a wonderful country’

Colombian Minister of Culture Angelica Mayolo Obregon on June 7 holds an exclusive interview with Korea.net at the Colombian Embassy in Seoul's Jongno-gu District. By Anais...

‘100K Mexicans fighting in Korean War forms basis for bilateral ties’

This year, Korea marks the 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations with 15 Latin American countries -- Mexico, Argentina, Colombia, Chile, Ecuador, Guatemala, the Dominican...

Nicaraguan diplomat calls Korean public transit ‘clean, efficient’

This year, Korea marks the 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations with 15 Latin American countries -- Mexico, Argentina, Colombia, Chile, Ecuador, Guatemala, the Dominican...

‘Korea, Argentina have unlimited cooperation potential in hydrogen, energy, infrastructure’

This year, Korea marks the 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations with 15 Latin American countries -- Mexico, Argentina, Colombia, Chile, Ecuador, Guatemala, the Dominican...

Colombian ambassador: Korea is ‘Latin America’s gateway to Asia’

This year, Korea marks the 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations with 15 Latin American countries -- Mexico, Argentina, Colombia, Chile, Ecuador, Guatemala, the Dominican...

Artist uses dalgona retro candy to create niche sector

By Lee Kyoung Mi and Yoon Sojung Photos = Kim Sunjoo Video = Kim Sunjoo and Lee Jun Young A man places sugar and baking soda and melts both in a ladle over a...

‘Living in a divided nation made me write’: German author

Jenny Erpenbeck, a German writer who won the main award of the fifth Lee Hochul Literary Prize for Peace, on Nov. 25 gives her acceptance...

Traditional paper Hanji uses Louvre and care in restoring cultural assets

Kim Minjung, a key figure in the restoration of cultural properties at the Louvre in France using the traditional paper Hanji, on July 13...

How Korean lyrical opera changed a European scholar’s life

By Xu Aiying and Lee Hana Video = Kim Sunjoo, Kang Seunghui and Lee Haneul Seoul | Feb. 22, 2021 Anna Yates-Lu is an assistant professor of ethnomusicology at the Department of Korean Music...

World must know of Dokdo’s common themes: US documentary filmmaker

Matthew Koshmrl, the American director of the feature-length documentary "Land of My Father" about Korea’s easternmost island of Dokdo, said the island holds universal...

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