New South Korean president vows to address North Korea and other broader tensions ‘urgently’

South Korea’s new liberal President Moon Jae-in was sworn in on Wednesday and vowed to immediately tackle the difficult tasks of addressing North Korea’s advancing nuclear ambitions and soothing tensions

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College Entrance Exam in South Korea

At this time, 650,000 students in Korea are experiencing one of the most important periods in their lives—preparing for the college entrance examination. This period is not only special for

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South Korea still hoping to see NHL players in Olympics

South Korean Olympic organizers still hope to see NHL players competing at next year’s Winter Games despite the National Hockey League’s insistence it won’t happen. Nancy Park, a spokeswoman for

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NHL commissioner reveals no progress on Pyeongchang 2018 participation

National Hockey League (NHL) commissioner Gary Bettman has claimed there are no meetings scheduled between his organisation and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) regarding the participation of players at Pyeongchang 2018.

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Tickets for PyeongChang Winter Olympics go on sale

GANGNEUNG, South Korea, Feb. 9 (Yonhap) — The online ticket lottery for the first Winter Olympics in South Korea opened Thursday, as the countdown to the competition reached one year.

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Lotte World

  Lotte World is a theme park located in downtown Seoul. It was opened on July 12, 1989, and has been the most popular theme park in Korea since then.

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NHL owners remain cool on Olympic participation

It’s not difficult to pick up the breadcrumb trail National Hockey League owners are following at this stage. They own half the World Cup in a time when best-on-best hockey

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Pyeongchang 2018 President says excitement building for Winter Olympics and Paralympics

Pyeongchang 2018 President Lee Hee-beom excitement for the Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games is building in South Korea, despite the political crisis in the country. In a progress update, given

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Fishing in South Korea

South Korea is surrounded by water and has many water resources such as lakes, seas, beaches, ponds and rivers, so its most famous cuisine is actually based on seafood, including

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South Korea to import 1,500 tons of fresh eggs ahead of Lunar New Year

South Korea is set to import 1,500 tonnes of fresh eggs before the start of the Lunar New Year holiday season in an effort to prevent prices from spiraling higher

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