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  1. Korean boy band K-pop group BTS

    Fan army: Can K-pop phenomenon BTS survive military service?

    The agency that manages Korean boy band BTS, Big Hit Entertainment, filed for an IPO in late May. But mandatory military service for the band’s ...
  2. Jay Park

    Jay Park, MOMOLAND among Korean stars showing support for Black Lives Matter

    Some stars have made donations to organisations supporting the movement while others have used their social media platforms to call for an end to ...
  3. Gucci Ambassador Exo Kai

    Have you checked out Gucci's virtual exhibition guided by EXO's Kai?

    Take a virtual tour of No Space, Just A Place, an exhibition at Seoul’s Daelim Museum, with an audio guide narrated by the South Korean singer.
  4. Outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Seoul, South Korea

    'I miss dancing': Elderly South Koreans lament loss of 'playground' as senior discos shut

    For years, Jeong Nam-poong has found entertainment at daytime discotheques called colatecs that cater to older folks, often losing track of time ...
  5. Be With You (Netflix)

    Korean film fans, what to watch next: Be With You, Secret Mission, The Throne

    Cycled through your options on Netflix and other streaming services? The Korean Cultural Center of New York is offering a selection of 10 films to ...
  6. Women wearing masks to avoid the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) shop at a department

    Shop till you drop: 'Revenge spending' in South Korea as COVID-19 curbs ease

    At a glitzy Chanel boutique in downtown Seoul, Kim Soo-yeon joined dozens of others in festive shorts and flare dresses, her eyes out for a clutch ...
  7. A woman tries out a Samsung Electronic's Galaxy A50 at a Samsung store in Seoul

    Samsung Electronics sees second-quarter profit fall as virus hits sales of smartphones, TVs

    Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Wednesday it expected its profit to decline in the current quarter, as strength in the chip business would be ...
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    Golf: Asian Tour's Shinhan Donghae Open returns to Korea; Japan switch scrapped

    Plans to host this year's Shinhan Donghae Open in Japan have been scrapped due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Asian Tour said on Thursday, with ...
  9. Materials for a rapid test kit for coronavirus (COVID-19) are displayed at a laboratory in Ankara

    South Korean test kit makers swamped as coronavirus cases explode in US, Europe

    Last year, South Korean biotech firm SolGent made diagnostic kits for 300,000 tests. Today, it is churning out more than that in a week, and ...