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Han Sang-Cheol: Alpinist & Prolific Poet of Sijo
Bank Official Becomes Alpinist and Mountain Poet
At the age of 71, he still enjoys mountain climbing. He used to be a serious alpinist scaling world's major peaks. He has been a highly productive poet of sijo, the three-verse traditional Korean poem. ...

Camarata's 7th Annual Gala Event
"Fall into Music" — Camarata Gala Night

Enjoy Night of Singing, Networking, Friendship at Hyatt
The Camarata Music Company will host its seventh annual Gala Concert, “Fall into Music.” Come out and enjoy a night of music, performances, networking and friendship, with performances ...

Costa Rica Marks 197th Independence Day
Envoy Rodolfo Solano Quiros Proud of Its Free Health Care, Pristine Environment, Top-Quality Coffee
By Tariq Patras
Special Correspondent
The 2018 Costa Rican Independence Day was meaningfully observed in Seoul on Oct. 8 (Monday), 2018 as elsewhere in the world as well as in Costa Rica. The celebrants ...

From Hitler Restaurant to Sex Hotel and a Growing Madness
By Salah Uddin Shoaib Choudhury
Something must have gone wrong in Thailand. Shockingly, fascist dictator Adolf Hitler has become a craze amongst a section of the Thai populace. In a particularly popular design, Hitler is transformed ...

Op-Ed Special
US Should Stop Meddling in Spratly Dispute

Special Contribution
By Thomas L. Knapp
On Sept. 30, 2018 a US Navy destroyer, the USS Decatur, sailed within 12 miles of the Gaven and Johnson reefs in the South China Sea's Spratly Islands. Twelve miles being the "territorial waters" limit ...

US-China Trade Conflict Drags On: Latest Implocations for Real Estate
The U.S. and China remain mired in a protracted trade conflict with no resolution in sight. This MarketFlash revisits CBRE’s initial assessment first published several months ago and presents our ...

Denying the Allegations of Forceful Conversion
Special Contribution
By Salah Uddin Shoaib Choudhury
While a number of sources in India clearly trashed the allegations brought against Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), an Indian right-wing, Hindu nationalist, paramilitary volunteer ...

"ICCK Diwali Ball 2018" Planned in Seoul Nov. 9
Diwali, the Indian Festival of Lights, Brings Prosperity
The Indian Chamber of Commerce in Korea (ICCK) is organizing a delightful and colorful "black-tie" event "ICCK Diwali Ball 2018" in Seoul in November, ICCK announced recently. Diwali, or ...

CSIS Commentary
China, US Choose Between 4 “Cs” Conflict, Containment Vs. Competition, Cooperation

Special Contribution
By Anthony H. Cordesman
It is always hard to separate strategic posturing from strategic reality, but the last year has seen a steady deterioration in U.S. and Chinese relations. Economic relations have deteriorated to the ...

POK Editor Bats for More Exchanges
By Nava Thakuria
Special Correspondent
Guwahati: leaving aside all differences, a Pakistan occupied Kashmir (POK) based editor-journalist favours more people-to-people contact and exchange of ideas between all parts of ...

Indian Community Celebrates Ganesh (Chaturthi) Festival at Seoul National University
Ganesh Chaturthi, one of the most colorful national festivals of India, was celebrated in South Korea at Seoul National University by Indian communities on 16th September to honor the elephant headed God ...

Duqm Airport Begins Commercial Operations
Duqm Airport, Oman’s third airport in importance, officially began commercial operations on Monday, September 17, 2018, as announced by the Ministry of Transport and Communications. The recently ...

Legitimacy of Kashmir Struggle of Independence
The Kashmir is one of the beautiful and strategically located valley with abundant natural resources, at present 2/3 of Kashmir in occupied by India and 1/3 in control of Pakistan. Kashmir struggle of ...

Updated US-Korea FTA Signed by Moon, Trump
After months of vigorous but respectful negotiations, an improved, updated Korea-U.S. Free Trade Agreement (KORUS FTA) was signed by South Korean President Moon Jae-in and U.S. ...

Bangladesh Envoy All Out for Ties with S. Korea
The Seoul Times has recently interviewed Bangladesh Ambassador to South Korea Abida Islam, who started her ambassadorial duty early in 2018. The lady ambassador has been ...

Shinzo Abe Rolls On
Has Saudis Officially Abolished Slavery Really?
North Korea Should Not Miss the Opportunity
John Bolton Vs. International Criminal Court: A Simple Solution
Pakistan Rides on Camel’s Back
Companies from China Dominate Forbes Asia's Fabulous 50 List
Busan, South Korea is Lonely Planet’s Best Place to Visit in Asia for 2018
After SAARC Is BIMSTEC and What Is Next?
Thai Investment Seminar Held in Seoul
Avert Coming Danger: Proven Way to Restore US Presidency
Self-Made Man Lives Altruistic Life
Gujarat Investment Seminar to Be Held in Seoul
Necessary Counterterrorism Conversations
Sarang: "Festival of India in S. Korea 2018" to Kick Off on Sept. 6 in Seoul
Legal and Illegal Immigration: A Winning Hand for Trump?
JAK Offers Gambian-Style African Dishes
Space Aliens: Do They Walk Among Us?
Trade and Wages
New Soft Bioelectronic Mesh Tested on Human Wrist and Pulsating Pig’s Heart
Superpower Conflict : World Order Is at Stake!
Morocco Marks 2018 "Throne Day" in Seoul
The Creation of "Koryo Union" Is the Only Peaceful Solution in the Korean Peninsula!
“Turkmen Desert Race” to Kick Off on Sept. 9
Ex-UN Chief Urges S. Korea to Donate More
N. Korea: No More Threat to World Peace and Opening New Economic Corridor
Fascination Japan: Monet, Van Gogh, Klimt
North Korea Begins Dismantling Key Facilities at Sohae Satellite Launching Station
"Put Late Dr. Kim Un-Yong Where He Belongs in National Cemetery!"
ASAS Donates 30,000,000 Won to Seung Ga Won Welfare Center in Seoul
Korean Culture Sweeping Across the World
Etihad Airways Innovates Upgrade Program to a Dynamic Live Auction
Urim Books Participates in CBA International Convention 2018 in the US
Arab Coalition’s Efforts in Liberation of Hodeida
Philippines' 120th Independence Day Celebrated
Singapore Summit Assessed by Victor Cha
"Confucius Is King in Land of Morning Calm"
World Cup: Beyond the Soccer Field
Singapore Summit: Historic Aagreement, Beginning of US-N. Korea Relations
UAE Announces Its Position on "Hodeida Port Liberation"
Negotiating the Right Agreement: Looking Beyond the Nuclear Side of North Korea
"Romeo and Juliet" Praised in Seoul
Canadian Veterans Affairs Minister Seamus O'Regan, Canadian Veterans of Korean War Visit South Korea
Shakespeare's Drama Captivates Audience in Seoul
John Kelly's Fails English and History
The Korean Civil-Military Balance
“Why I Traveled Over 10 Million Miles”
Will Trump-Kim Summit Be Cancelled?
Peru Hosts Investment Seminar in Seoul
Hotline Finally, It’s Morning Calm in Korea
The Chinese Are Coming! The Chinese Are Coming!
Mexico Ready to Negotiate with U.S. Only on Mutual Respect
Syria: Is Trump Finally Putting America First?
Autonomous Driving, Connectivity, Electric Vehicle Stressed in Automotive Forum in Seoul
Guernica: March 27 through July 29, 2018
How Much Have the Chinese Actually Taken?
Heo Joon-Young's "Sportsdoctors" Set to Become World's Largest Medical Service NGO
School Misconduct
“A Sporting Life and the Forgotten War”
The Other Side of N. Korean Threat: Looking Beyond Its Nuclear Weapons, ICBMs
ECCK to Host S. Korea-EU Auto Forum in Seoul
Six Wins as KORUS Turns Six
Mission Hills to Unveil 80-Year-Old Hidden Photos at China Flight Exhibition
Finland, World's Happiest Country
Some Questions from the Edge of Immortality
Prof. Francesco Canganella to Host Italy-Korea Science Club's March Meeting at His Residence
More Korean War Is "Worth It?" To Whom?
Cries Mounted for Reviving Nabin Chandra Bardoloi Library
Stop This Shaming of Menstruation
S. Korea, 3rd Most Powerful Country at Henley Passport Index 2018
China's Only 2018 Olympic Gold Medalist in Naked Anti-Fur Ad
Costa Rica Celebrates Signing of Central America-S. Korea Free Trade Agreement
Keeping Quiet about Overpopulation Could Trigger a Global Revolution
26th Anniversary of Khojaly Genocide Marked
Year of the Earth Dog Dawns in 2018
Mandela's 100th Birthday Celebrated
A Korean Spring after the Winter Olympics Is Unlikely
"GENERTE" Launched in S. Korea's Songdo
Deep Condolence for Ha Ji-Won's Misfortune!
US to Unveil New Tough Sanctions on N. Korea
Convenience Food You Should Avoid
Azeri Envoy to Host Concert in Seoul to Celebrate Proclamation of Its Independence
Jang Jun-Ha, Political Rival of Park Chung-Hee
S. Korean Actress Ha Ji-Won in Mourning Following Death of Her Own Brother
ECCK to Reveal Results of Business Environment Survey at Press Meeting in Seoul
"Red Star Over Russia: A Revolution in Visual Culture 1905-55."
Geumseonjeong (錦仙亭), a Resting Place for Confucian Scholars of Jeoseon Dynasty
Public Hearing for S. Korea's New Ocean Industry to Be Held in Seoul
Mission Hills Tops 100,000 Rounds by Junior Golfers as New Schedule Announced for 2018
"White Chrysanthemum" by Mary Lynn Bracht
Japanese Activist Blames Japanese Gov't, Press for Lack of Sincerity on Sex Slave Issue
Myanmar, Bangladesh Sign an Accord but Buddhists, Hindus, Others Need Protecting
No Room for the Christ-child
“Tears Are Still Streaming Out of My Eyes," Says Ex-South Korean Comfort Woman
Japan Hopes to Boost Ties with Myanmar
Cold Front Hits the Korean Peninsula
World Bank's IFC Hosts Conference in Seoul
Scam, Media Outburst and Its Aftermath
U.S. Chamber of Commerce Opens New Website
Julia Mullock, Ex-Wife of Korea's Late Last Prince Yi Gu, Dies Alone in Hawaii
“Italian Cuisine: Sharing Health and Taste with the World” Held at Hanyang University in Seoul
The Phenomenon Bruno Groening on the Tracks of the "Miracle Healer"
Korean Tigers Exterminated by Japanese
Fermented Food Products and Traditional Practices of Indian Origin
Seoul, Asia's Modern City Under Kojong's Rule
The Other Side of the North Korean, Iranian, Hezbollah, and Yemeni Missile Threat
The Berliner Philharmoniker and Sir Simon Rattle Conclude Successful Asian Tour
ICCK Hosts Investment Forum in Seoul
"2017 East Sea Energy Cluster Forum" Held in Gyeongju for Renewable Energy's Future
S. Korean Ambassador Shin Soong-Chull Decorated by Costa Rican Government
Bolivia's Salt Flats, Filming Locations of Upcomming US Film "Star Wars: The Last Jedi"
Fundraiser for Um Hong-Gil Human Foundation
CSIS & Syracuse's Maxwell School Offer Executive Master's in International Relations
South Korean Maestro Gum Nanse Serves As Slovak Honorary Consul
Latvia's National Day Observed in Seoul
S. Korea's Lee Kun-Hee Drops to No. 2 Spot on Forbes Asia's Richest List
S. Korea Ranked No. 2 in World Only after Iceland on ITU's ICT Development Index 2017
King's Day of Belgium Celebrated in Seoul
Restarting Negotiations between Koreas: Kazakhstan Maybe Is a Way
Are Otters No More Endangered Species?
Dr. Lui Che-Woo Donates RMB 120 Mil. to Peking University in China
Gimje Paddy, Breadbasket of South Korea
Dr. Sue Mi Terry Joins CSIS as Senior Fellow for Korea Chair
The Washington Post Aims to Boost Its Online Advertising Business
EU to Social Media: Regulate or Be Regulated
La Rambla by Catalunya to Open at IFC Mall
Dog-Bite Rises As Dogs Increase in S. Korea
Amidst Chinese Threat Dalai Lama Concludes Tawang Visit
Do It Right the First Time, Every Time!
Celebrating the Johnson Collection
Japan’s Lower House Election: Abe Prevails Again
Grimes Runs Cao Close in F4 SEA
"The Jordan Is Palestine" Conference
Singapore's NTU Rises to Asia’s No. 1
Asserting Media Person’s Rights in India
Microsoft Corp. vs. United States: Jeff Sessions Wants Open Borders, But Only For Police
China’s Myanmar Bonanza Sans Responsibility
"2017 Summit for World Peace" Held in S. Korea
Tiger Man Mike Pandey
Antibiotic Resistance: Enlarging Life Process of Pathogen
Dr. Kim Un-Yong, "Father of Olympic Taekwondo," Passes Away at Age 86
Not Again!
Egypt's First Edition of El Gouna Film Festival Screens Sparkling Fare
A Memorable Chuseok
Abe Calls a Snap Election
Ugandans in S. Korea to Celebrate Its Independence Day
El Gouna Film Festival Opens with Sheikh Jackson
Lee Ha-Nui Stars in New Film "The Brothers"
Is the Western Wall Judaism's Holiest Site?
S Korea-N Korea-US Tensions Will Quickly End If Leaders Do This …
New Egypt's El Gouna Film Festival to Add Colour to the Region
Gerhard Schroder to Marry S. Korean Lady Kim So-Yeon 25 Years Under His Age
N. Korea & Kim Jong-Un Get a New Enemy with "The Leader Is Present" by Max Papeshi in U.S.
Singapore's 52nd National Day Marked in Seoul
K-Pop Saves the World
Trump's Tiny Heart and DACA's Repeal
A Blueprint for Fisheries Management, Environmental Cooperation in South China Sea
Indian Community in Korea Marks 11th Ganesh Festival at Seoul National University
EU Trade Chief Cecilia Malmström to Attend "2017 EU-Korea Business Forum" in Seoul
Animal Cruelty Should Be Stopped in S. Korea
Manufacturing Misguided Protests in Assam




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