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special events and current issues

May 25, 2015
Yeah, it’s almost Buddha’s birthday,  one of Korea’s most important holidays ! Prince Siddharta Gautama, later better known as Buddha, was born around 563 BCE in Lumbini which is now Nepal. His birthday is celebrated on…
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Seodaemun Independence Park Historical Site

May 21, 2015, No comments

We’re thankful to KTO Hotline 1330 for recommending us to visit Independence Park on March First Movement Day. We followed the big crowd and ...

Director Kabsoo Kim of the KCC; picture courtesy of the KCCUK

Korean Literature in the UK : Director Kabsoo Kim Interview

May 19, 2015, No comments

Korea Market Focus Logo 2014 Korea’s unique history has had a deep long lasting influence on the country’s literature. Whether these literary ...

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Korean experts aid Indonesian furniture manufacturers enter Korean market

May 14, 2015, No comments

At the end of this April, I’ve got an invitation from The Ministry of Trade of Indonesia to attend the opening of seminar entitled “Product Develo ...

  • Kring and Jimmy: Krimmy-ier Than Ever
    May 12, 2015, No comments

    Last October 2014, I had the chance to interview Kring Elenzano and Jimmy Kim for The Korea Blog. Known as the Krimmy Couple (Kring + Jimmy = Krimmy), the Filipino-Korea couple was making headlines as contestants of the…

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    K- Festival and Enjoy, Gangwon Province!
    May 11, 2015, No comments

    Korea Festival is back. Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) Indonesia in cooperation with Embassy of the Republic of Korea and Korean Cultural Center Indonesia (KCCI) again held Korea Festival for three days, from 1~…