Saturday, April 20, 2019
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‘Korea, Russia need knowledge to become

A new trend has been emerging recently at key broadcasting companies in Korea. They have begun to feature non-Koreans who speak fluent Korean and who...
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Hanbok in Ottomans lands

By Korea.net Honorary Reporters Salwa Elzeny and Esraa Elzeny  Photos = Korea.net DB Video = KBS World YouTube channel The famous fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld, the head creative director at the...
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Organic market promotes natural famers, healthy eating

Today we meet Park Suh Ran, founder of the Gre-eat Market, a collaborative project that aims to increase awareness about healthy lifestyles and food...
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Korea in the letters of a non-Korean

Our history begins in 2008 with the first visit to Korea by the Colombian journalist and writer Andres Felipe Solano. He met Yi Soojeong,...
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Korea Focus: Korean Modern and Contemporary Art

Korea Focus is an interview series produced by Korea.net, in which we meet with professionals who have an area of expertise related to Korea....
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Interview #1: Global pop group Now United unites world through music

By Hahm Hee-eun Photos = Kim Sunjoo Video = Choi Tae-soon Seoul | July 18, 2018 “Different people from all around the world unite through music. Nothing can be more amazing...
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SGC’s Paul Carver & his beautiful bond with Korea

Seoul Global Center Head Paul Carver is going all-out to help expatriates in Korea, based on his life and experiences here as an overseas...
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German singer realizes dream to visit Korea

German singer Jamie-Lee Kriewitz visits the 'K-Style Hub' in Seoul as part of her trip to Korea. She's the winner of a German singing...
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Great pianists play every piece with care: Seong-jin Cho

“My life is just beginning.” Pianist Seong-jin Cho, who turns 22 this year, returned to his home country on Feb. 1. This is the first...
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Guidebook shows various facets of Korea

When thinking about Korea, many people come up with images such as royal palaces, Hanbok and other traditional outfits, kimchi or pop music. A...
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Purme Foundation helps build disabled-friendly world

There’s one person who has dedicated everything he’s got to building hospitals designed solely to treat people with disabilities. He is the executive director of...
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Meet Korea.net honorary reporters

The fifth group of Korea.net honorary reporters held its induction ceremony at the National Hangeul Museum in Seoul on Dec.11 and thereby officially began...
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Latina YouTuber promotes Korea in Spanish

Third-year Korea University student Nalu is the creator and star of 'Latina Saram,' a YouTube channel that introduces Korean pop culture and Korean university...
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A life with hope

Korea.net has launched a new collaborative project with its honorary reporters around the world. Each honorary reporter will write a story on the same...
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Young entrepreneur bridges Korea, Azerbaijan with food

Khalilzade Nihat, a 25-year-old Azerbaijani, recently opened a restaurant specializing in traditional Azerbaijani cuisine, the first of its kind in Seoul. He smiles as...
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Actress-turned-painter draws God-given gifts

Actress and painter Kim HyunJung’s ‘Prayer’ features a stuffed rabbit named Lala, which represents the artist’s inner soul. Actress and painter Kim HyunJung is returning...
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Driving force behind successful PyeongChang Games

Song Hyeon-jun drives the free shuttle bus No. TS22 that runs between Gangneung Station and the Olympic Park during the PyeongChang Winter Games, in...
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Interview with cartoonist Park Si Baek: time travel with Joseon kings (part one)

Korea has a long tradition of recording the doings of the kings and royal household in official documents. The "Annals of the Joseon Dynasty" (조선왕조실록,...
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Photo exhibit ‘Holywood’ portrays life in LA

“Please write me a letter when you get to Naseong.” This is part of the lyrics of the song “When You Go To Naseong” (1979)...
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First non-Korean appointed as Gyeongbokgung gatekeeper

Mark Tetto, the first non-Korean honorary gatekeeper at Gyeongbokgung Palace, stands beside his fellow guards at an appointment ceremony at the palace's Heungnyemun Gate...

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