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"Fiesta Nacional de España" Marked in Seoul
Spanish Envoy Juan Ignacio Morro Hosts Reception
Spanish Ambassador to South Korea Juan Ignacio Morro hosted a reception at Four Seasons Hotel in downtown Seoul on Oct. 10, 2019 on the occasion of its national day "The Fiesta Nacional de ...

Peggy Guggenheim: The Last Dogaressa
Peggy Guggenheim Collection Venice, Italy Until Jan. 27
Peggy Guggenheim settled in Venice in 1948 after having closed her museum-gallery Art of This Century (1942-47) in New York. The exhibition celebrates Peggy Guggenheim's Venetian life, ...

Tate Modern Presents Works of Nam June Paik
Viewers can experience a mesmerising riot of sounds and sights in the radical retrospective of artist Nam June Paik during special times reserved for you, Tate Modern recently announces. ...

An Intimate Evening with Steve Hackett
Fondation Beyeler and Bayer Present Unique Live Concert by Genesis Star, Solo Artist Steve Hackett
Steve Hackett (*1950), renowned musician and composer, successful both as a member of British rock band Genesis and as a solo artist, will perform exclusively at the Fondation Beyeler with his ...

Seeking Clues in Case of the Yuemaobinyu 42212
In the middle of the night on June 9, Chinese fishing vessel Yuemaobinyu 42212 collided with Philippine fishing boat F/B Gem-Ver, which was riding at anchor near Reed Bank in the South ...

Colombia's Commerce Minister Jose Manuel Restrepo Abondano Meets with Press in Seoul
Colombia's Commerce Minister Jose Manuel Restrepo Abondano will meet with South Korean journalists in Seoul to discuss ways of promoting bilateral ties on Oct. 10, 2019, the embassy ...

"Korean Trade Fair in India 2019" Huge Success
By Tahir Khan
Bombay Correspondent
Korea Trade Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA) organized a trade fair at Andaz Hotel New Delhi in India on Sept. 26, 2019. The motive of the fair was to promote mutual prosperity and corporation ...

Signaling Sovereignty: Chinese Patrols at Contested Reefs
China Coast Guard (CCG) vessels have been harassing a drilling rig operating in a Vietnamese oil and gas block near Vanguard Bank, an underwater feature in the South China Sea, since June. ...

Mugunghwa Lady Lauds Politicians, Others
Chairwoman Myung Seung-Hee of Korea Mugunghwa Association Devotes Life for Mugunghwa Movement
Chairwoman Myung Seung-Hee of Korea Mugunghwa Association hosted a special ceremony where she gave out citations to the individuals who contributed to each field of Korean society in Seoul ...

UAE Embassy in Seoul Focuses on 2019 Parliamentary Elections for FNC
The UAE Embassy in the Republic of Korea made its preparations to enable UAE citizens in the friendly Republic of Korea to participate in the 2019 parliamentary elections for the Federal National Council ...

Opposition Chief Shaves Hair in Strong Opposition to President Moon Jae-In
Leader of South Korea's largest opposition party shaved his hair on Sept. 16, 2019 as a sign of his strong opposition to its President Moon Jae-In's appointment of former aide Cho Guk as justice ...

Koreans of Kazakhstan -- the "Golden Bridge" of Modern Kazakh-Korean Friendship
Over many years of diplomatic cooperation, Kazakhstan and South Korea have been linked by many different political, trade and economic ties. But between our countries there is a unique ...

Julián Castro's Monolingualism: a Failure or Just Standard Assimilation?
Julián Castro, former San Antonio mayor, announced his candidacy for the US presidency in both English and Spanish. “Yo soy candidato para presidente de Estados Unidos” would not be ...

The United States: A Nation on Suicide Watch
“The Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan required major shifts in national resources from civilian to military purposes and contributed to the growth of the budget deficit and public debt. Through FY 2018, ...

Bolivian Embassy to Host Guitarist Piraí Vaca's Concert in Seoul on Oct. 19
Charge d'Affaires Luis Pablo Ossio Bustillos of the Embassy of the Plurinational State of Bolivia in Seoul is scheduled to present the renowned Bolivia's guitarist Piraí Vaca to the local Koreans in ...

62nd "Hari Merdeka" Marked in Seoul
Indian Community Celebrates Ganesh (Chaturthi) Festival at Seoul National University
Red Flags: Why Was China’s Fourth Plenum Delayed?
"Fall Exhibitions 2019"
"SiDance 2019" to Run in Seoul on Oct. 2-20
Biden's Immigration Plan: Between Trump and Warren
Forbes Asia Launches Inaugural "Best Over A Billion" List
S. Korean Delegates to Attend 5th Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok on Sept. 4-6
Chinese Video Wall Companies Weigh Up Business Options in US-China Trade War
Deutsche Bank, Berliner Philharmoniker Extend Partnership


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