Fri, 20 Jul 2018 13:27
S. Korea's Park given eight more years in prison: court
Disgraced South Korean president Park Geun-hye was convicted of charges including illegally receiving funds from the country's spy agency on Friday and given eight more years in prison, on top of her current term.
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 01:00
Up you go with N Flying
South Korean rap-and-rock band N Flying will make their Thai debut with “Go N Fly” at Show DC’s Ultra Arena on September 9.
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 15:18
Kim Sei-young wins Thornberry crown in historic style
South Korean Kim Sei-young smashed the LPGA 72-hole scoring record Sunday, winning the Thornberry Creek LPGA Classic with a stunning 31-under par total.
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 08:01
South Korean-born American Na wins PGA Greenbrier title
South Korean-born American Kevin Na captured his first US PGA title in seven years on Sunday, firing a six-under par 64 to win the Greenbrier Classic by five strokes.
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 01:00
South Korea women mass in angry backlash against ‘spycam porn’
Tens of thousands of South Korean women have angrily urged the government to crack down on secretly filmed spycam pornography in one of the biggest-ever solely female protests in the country.
Fri, 06 Jul 2018 07:33
Samsung Electronics flags 5.2% rise in Q2 profit
South Korean telecom giant Samsung Electronics on Friday flagged a 5.2 percent rise in second quarter operating profit from a year earlier, missing analyst estimates.
Thu, 05 Jul 2018 06:28
Kantaphon offers inspiration as ‘May’ shuttles on
THAI No 2 Kantaphon Wangcharoen settled a score with Lee Hyun-il by outlasting the South Korean 21-13 12-21 24-22 to book a second-round berth in badminton’s Indonesia Open in Jakarta yesterday.
Mon, 02 Jul 2018 19:25
South Korean FM promotes ties to Thailand in visit with Prayut
South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha on Monday visited Thailand to promote South Korea’s New Southern Policy, aimed to step up the country’s ties with Asean countries on par with that it has with major powers.
Thu, 28 Jun 2018 17:24
'We are all Koreans!' Ecstatic Mexican fans mob embassy
Mexico City - Ecstatic Mexican football fans besieged the South Korean embassy in Mexico City and celebrated with diplomats after the Taeguk Warriors' stunning victory over Germany put El Tri into the World Cup last 16.
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 14:45
“Mr Sunshine” makes its debut on Netflix
The new South Korean original drama “Mr Sunshine” will premiere exclusively on Netflix starting from July 7 with episodes streaming on the same day of its Korean broadcast in the US and most Asian territories.
movie & TV
Sun, 24 Jun 2018 21:10
Thai youngster holds on for biggest win
Kanyalak Preedasuttijit somehow managed to stay cool, calm and collected to shoot a closing 69 and beat South Korean amateur Selin Hyun by one stroke to claim her biggest victory yet in the US$300,000 Ladies European Thailand Championship at the Phoenix Golf and Country Club in Chon Buri on Sunday.
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 14:35
Killing dogs for meat illegal, rules S. Korean court
A South Korean court has ruled the killing of dogs for meat is illegal, in a landmark decision that animal rights activists said Thursday could pave the way to outlawing eating canines.
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 07:03
US, S. Korea confirm suspending military drills
The US and South Korean militaries confirmed Tuesday they have called off upcoming joint exercises, after President Donald pledged to halt the drills in the wake of his summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un.
Tue, 12 Jun 2018 18:05
Singapore agreement will end Cold War, South Korea president says
Seoul - South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Tuesday hailed the outcome of the summit between President Trump and the North's leader Kim Jong Un as a "historic event" that ended the last Cold War conflict.
Mon, 11 Jun 2018 14:33
Cryptocurrencies tumble after S. Korea hack
Cryptocurrencies plunged in Asia on Monday after a hack on a South Korean exchange sparked fresh concerns about the safety of the digital units.