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Australian medical tech showcased in Korea

The “Australian Innovation Showcase 2015 ― Medical Technologies” was held Monday to showcase the country’s advanced medical technologies and create business links between Korea and Australia.The Australian Trade Commission Korea organized the event at Seoul Plaza Hotel, bringing togeth...

Updated : 2015.07.05 21:55

Chinese Embassy donates books, DVDs to SNU

The Chinese Embassy donated 10,000 books to Seoul National University on Tuesday, fulfilling a pledge made by Chinese President Xi Jinping when he visited Korea last July. The donation, which also inc...

Updated : 2015.07.05 21:53

Collaboration fuses visual, performing arts

Violinist Won Hyung-joon (left) and artist Park Gian. (Uky Baek/Ukynepeople)Two Korean artists will stage a performance piece this week in an effort to lift the role of art in society. “Endless Linge...

Updated : 2015.07.05 21:50

Irish peace process offers guidance for unification

Ahead of the 70th anniversary of Korea’s division, a policy expert has published a book that provides suggestions for Korea’s unification strategy based on Northern Ireland’s peace process. The Iri...

Updated : 2015.07.05 21:44

Indian officials take ‘Miracle on the Han’ cruise

Indian civil servants visited Korea last week to benchmark its development experience, starting their tour on a cruise along the Han River for inspiration. One-hundred and twenty members of the India...

Updated : 2015.06.28 20:20

Korea-Malawi Friendship Society launched

Malawi, a small landlocked country in southeast Africa, awaits greater exchanges with Korea following the establishment of the Korea-Malawi Friendship Society last week, a leading Malawian civil activ...

Updated : 2015.06.28 20:17

Danish ambassador discusses N.K. visit

The international community must sustain its humanitarian assistance to the people of North Korea, while pressing the regime to improve its dismal human rights situation, Danish Ambassador Thomas Lehm...

Updated : 2015.06.28 20:14

British writer brings Korean War to life

Coinciding with the 65th anniversary of the start of the Korean War (1950-53), a British journalist has published a Korean-language edition of his book vividly depicting the sacrifices made by British...

Updated : 2015.06.28 20:11

Greek tourism minister touts natural beauty

Visiting all of Greece’s turquoise seas, picturesque islands, lush mountains, ancient monuments and public festivals would take a lifetime, even for Greeks. As the birthplace of democracy and philos...

Updated : 2015.06.21 20:32

Ambassador advocates India’s southern charms

India offers a full plate of tourism options, owing to its vast geography, long history and diverse cultures. For starters and globetrotters alike, a visit to the Kerala state of southwestern India wo...

Updated : 2015.06.21 20:28

Turkey promotes unexplored treasures

Although describing Turkey as a bridge between the East and West has long been a cliche, the country continues to offer connections for people from every corner of the world. Turkey has shorelines on ...

Updated : 2015.06.21 20:26

Georgia trumpets status as the jewel of Caucasus

Georgia has described itself as the hidden tourist gem of the Caucasus for many years. Aided by government-led promotion and online marketing, tourists from around the world are opening their eyes to ...

Updated : 2015.06.21 20:24

Korea, U.S. celebrate friendship

The Korea America Friendship Society held a reception Thursday commemorating the contribution of U.S. Armed Forces personnel in Korea and growing bilateral ties built on the foundation of the military...

Updated : 2015.06.19 19:20

Philippines marks independence day

The Philippines Embassy marked the 117th anniversary of national independence with a reception on Friday, while celebrating deepening ties with Korea that have stretched over 66 years. The relations b...

Updated : 2015.06.14 20:33

Korea CQ Club hosts alumni gathering

The Corea Image Communications Institute held a reception at the Indonesian Embassy on Tuesday, which marked the graduation of the Korea Culture Quotient Club’s 19th class. Indonesian Ambassador John...

Updated : 2015.06.14 20:32