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2018 Olympic Games – the vision and strategy by Korea

Apart from the political situation dividing North and South Korea, Korea is united with a common traditional culture which is rich in art and lifestyle patterns. Starting from the historic

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Soldiers on world’s deadliest border practice ballet to relax

Soldiers in South Korea’s army don’t just learn how to move across the battlefield. They also learn how to move on the dance floor. After a long, tense day of

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This shopping mall in Seoul is made entirely of shipping containers

If you ever find yourself in the South Korean capital, check out this blue set of metal boxes that’s actually a huge shopping mall. Built in 2015, the Common Ground

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South Korea- the Entertainment Spotlight

South Koreans believe in entertainment to being the center of life and a source to increase and enhance relations with friends and family. From children to adults and the elderly,

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Beer and Fried Chicken

Beer and Fried Chicken When people think about fish and chips, Britain will come into their minds spontaneously. Just like that, beer and fried chicken has become a new symbol

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A rapid expansion of the Korean culture industry

A rapid expansion of the  Korean culture industry After the financial crisis in 1997, Korea set “saving Korea through culture” as its basic policy and considered the culture industry as

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South Korea’s Literature

  The literature of South Korea refers to those literature works which are expressed in Korean, and it can be divided into two parts: written literature and oral literature. Written

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The Arrival of Christianity in Korea

The first arrival and spread of Christianity in Korea began in the era of 16th century. During the period of the Joseon Dynasty, Roman Catholicism was introduced in Korea. Yi

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South Korea’s Television Entertainment

South Korea’s Television Entertainment Television shows are an indispensable part of South Korea’s entertainment industry. Many excellent programs are broadcast through the Internet among countries in Europe, America and Asia.

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Korean Tea Culture

Tea was introduced into Korea during the times of Queen Seondeok (632—646). In 828, the ambassador to China (under the Tang Dynasty at the time) took tea seeds back to

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