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English teachers set for 2-day conference

A major English-teaching conference will take place in Seoul this weekend for educators to sharpen their skills and hear from some of the profession’s leading figures. The Korea Teachers of English...

Updated : 2016.10.12 18:57

GIC Day to celebrate Gwangju’s international community

Gwangju International Center will hold its annual celebration of the city’s multicultural side this weekend. Gwangju International Community Day is a two-day event opening Saturday at the GIC buildi...

Updated : 2016.10.12 18:53

Global Village festival to take over Itaewon

A cultural celebration is set to hit Itaewon this weekend, with a parade, concerts and a variety of other activities. At this year’s Itaewon Global Village Festival, two fringe stages will be set u...

Updated : 2016.10.12 18:50

ANZA gears up for Melbourne Cup charity event

The Australia and New Zealand Association in Korea is gearing up for Australia’s biggest horse race, the Melbourne Cup, which it will stream live in a fundraiser for a local children’s home. ANZA Pr...

Updated : 2016.10.12 18:45

2-day charity music festival to hit Seoul next week

A two-day festival for lovers of Korean music will run in Seoul from Oct. 7-8, with acts playing in support of two local charities. Fourteen bands will play at the “I Like Many” festival to raise fu...

Updated : 2016.09.30 16:53

Migrants Arirang Music Fest to open in Changwon

The Migrants Arirang Music Festival will kick off in Changwon, South Gyeongsang Province, Friday for a three-day run that culminates with a nationwide singing contest for expats here. The festival f...

Updated : 2016.09.28 19:05

Indian community holds 10th Ganesh Festival

The following was contributed by Chinar Pathak, a postdoctoral researcher at Seoul National University and one of the organizers of the Ganesh Festival. -- Ed. The Indian community in Korea on Sept....

Updated : 2016.09.28 19:05

Angle Magazine hosts poetry, music events

Expat-run Angle Magazine will host two events to showcase creativity in Busan and Ulsan this week. After running a showcase stage at the Cheoyong Culture Festival last year, the online magazine will...

Updated : 2016.09.28 19:05

Expats join in Zandari music bonanza

Venues across Hongdae will open their doors for a multistage showcase festival this weekend. Zandari Festa’s acts are mostly Korean, including well-known acts such as Crying Nut and Kingston Rudies...

Updated : 2016.09.27 19:20

NK rights campaign film getting global release

An expat-made documentary on campaigners for North Korean human rights has arranged distribution for release in more than 100 countries this fall. “While They Watched” won awards at over 12 internat...

Updated : 2016.09.27 19:14

Foreigners' flea market opens in central Seoul

A flea market opened in downtown Seoul on Sunday with foreign residents as vendors, as part of the city government's efforts to provide them opportunities to integrate with citizens here. About a hu...

Updated : 2016.09.26 09:08

Seoul film fest explores meaning of ‘expat’

The Korea International Expat Film Festival will be opening in Seoul on Sept. 9-11 for its second annual run. The festival shows films from Korea and abroad that are either made with a very low budg...

Updated : 2016.09.01 17:40

Hockey players frozen out of cheaper rink fees

Hockey players in Jeonju, North Jeolla Province, have been frustrated by what they see as unfair fees for using the city’s ice rink, although a recent decision by the Korea Ice Hockey Association mig...

Updated : 2016.09.01 17:39

Youth soccer group lets kids take initiative

Expat-run youth soccer development organization International Football Education is launching a new student-led weekend training program for kids aged 6-13 from this Sunday. The program will organiz...

Updated : 2016.08.31 19:07

KOTESOL gears up for international English teaching conference

English education association KOTESOL has opened registration for its 24th international conference this year, focusing on “Shaping the Future with 21st Century Skills.” The two-day Korea TESOL In...

Updated : 2016.08.09 17:22