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International
Song Joong-Ki and Park So-Dam Named as the 26th BIFF Opening Ceremony Hosts
Actor Song Joong-Ki and actress Park So-Dam have been selected to be co-hosts for the 26th Busan International Film Festival (BIFF). Song Joong-Ki and Park So-Dam, who have captured worldwide ...

Korea Foundation Holds Virtual Concert Series with Classical Musicians from Korea, France
Under the theme, “Reconnecting in Harmony,” of the Korea Foundation Virtual Concert Series, three artists from Korea and France performed musical pieces from classical music on Sept. 16, 2021. Christine J. ...

Musk’s Spacefaring Civilization Is Pipe Dream
By John Stanton
National Security Writer
Elon Musk surely must recognize that for the human species to become a spacefaring civilization it is going to take the world’s nations to work as one on the task. The amount of cash required is ...

InClassica 2021
Son Yeol-Eum Turns Dubai Night Even Hotter!

30-Day Biggest Classical Music Event Runs in Dubai
By Joseph Joh
Special Correspondent
Dubai (Sept. 15, 2021) — Korean-born world-class pianist Son Yeol-Eum caught the attention of the hundreds of the audience jam-packed the Coca-Cola Areana in downtown Dubai on them night ...

Berliner Philharmoniker, Kirill Petrenko to Give Concerts in Denmark, Sweden on Nov. 16-20
The Berliner Philharmoniker and their chief conductor Kirill Petrenko give their first concerts together in Denmark and Sweden on Nov. 16-20, 2021 plus a concert at the Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg. ...

Will Inclusion and Accountability Take Centrestage at Generation Equality Forum?
Undoubtedly, the Generation Equality Forum which took place earlier this year, was a milestone to galvanize US$ 40 billion financial commitments for gender equality and human rights worldwide. ...

Engaging China on Climate before COP26
The United States faces several challenges in engaging China on climate change. The bilateral relationship is more complex and adversarial than it was during the negotiation of the Paris ...

A Real "Boom" in the World of Cosmetics and Beauty: South Korean Cosmetics
Asian, more specifically South Korean care is the inspiration for the creation of numerous face care brands. Koreans are considered an extremely well-groomed people, with a natural look and glowing ...

Spotlight on: Rissa -- Life and Work
The exhibition “Rissa — Back to Painting” is still going on and more and more visitors are falling in love with the works of this terrific artist. After the virtual tour through the exhibition and the inspiring ...

When Will the United States Have a Special Envoy for North Korean Human Rights?
In June 2018, the United States Congress adopted legislation extending (“reauthorizing”) the North Korea Human Rights Act. Among its provisions, the legislation continued the requirement for ...

Poking a Hornets Nest -- A Carolina Beach Adventure
Is Latin America Important to China's Foreign Policy?
Backgrounder: 9/11 and Radical Islam
No Significant Activity Observed in N. Korea's Sinpo South Shipyard
Dakar Rally 2022 – Saudi Arabia: Planning ‘the Most Challenging Motorsport Event on Earth’
Indo-Utsav: Celebrating the 75th Indian Independence Day in South Korea
“The Daughters of the UAE,” Partners in the UAE’s Successful Journey
Meeting of West, East, Russia’s Place in Global Race Held
First-Ever Filipino Restaurant Experience, And Not in Manila
Chinese National Oil Companies Face the Energy Transition




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Asia Watch by George Zhibin Gu
Federation:
The Best Choice for Taiwan & China
The realities between Taiwan and mainland China are 'economically hot, politically cold.' Their ever-increasing economic ties demand far better political relations. One highly feasible resolution is a 'federation.' Would it work? The answer: economically, the time is right; politically, it is only few steps ... more
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Learning Languages the Easy Way?
The ad stated you could learn Spanish, French, or Japanese or other foreign languages in the time it takes to listen to a few CDs for the very low cost of less than $20.00. Maybe. It all depends on the meaning of learning a language. What will you be able to do after listening to a few CDs? No much in all likelihood. ... more
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SOUTH ASIA MONITOR BY B. GAUTAM
India and The Oscars
India's Oscars fiasco is growing bigger, and no one seems to care. Aamir Khan's debut, "Taare Zameen Par," is the country's nominee for the 2009 Best Foreign Language Academy Award. The work undoubtedly ... more
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Getway with John Hagan
Harry Lime's Vienna
So what if it is the city of Mozart, Strauss, Haydn, Beethoven, Klimt, the majestic Schonbrunn Palace, the exquisite baroque Belvedere, and all the glories of Hapsburg indulgence! Call me a lowbrow , a philistine if you like, but I wasnt lured ... more
Other Articles by John Hagan
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Middle East News by Yasser Moailek
Gazan Weapons Dealer Reveals All
Rafah City resident Abu Mohammed whipped out his modern mobile phone and quickly dialed a number, before starting a concise conversation with the other side. "Hello. Please send me 750 watermelons and five crutches, and make that fast," Abu Mohammed ... more
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THIRD WORLDER By Rolando Fuertes Jr.
Shisha: An Arab Delight, a Taste of Home
MANAMA, Bahrain ? An Arab man leans back in his chair as he blows smoke rings in the air. The smell of apple is much like the scent of baking an apple over a wood fire. So thick is the smell of apple tobacco inside the coffee shop you can almost taste it as it escapes ... more
Other Articles by Rolando M. Fuertes Jr.
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Window on Japan
The 47 Samurai That Never Were
Tokyo, Nov. 27, 2003 ? In the winter of 1703, following the revenge killing of a court official who had disgraced and caused the self inflicted death of the local lord to whom they owed allegiance, over 40 samurai willingly, happily even, slit open their own ... more
Other Articles by Mark Buckton
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Tragedy in Sudan
Is Appalling Atrocity Genocide?
As he began speaking, Majok lowered his small cocoa-colored eyes and stared intensely at the ground. It was the summer of 2002 and I had just flown thousands of miles deep into the war zone of Sudan, the largest country in Africa, to interview former slaves. ... more
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