Tue, 15 Jan 2019 09:36
Emergency measures enforced in S. Korea to fight fine dust
South Koreans started off another suffocating day Tuesday as thick fine dust continued to blanket most of the country for the fifth consecutive day.
Fri, 11 Jan 2019 01:00
Getting to know Woo
Up-and-coming South Korean actor Woo Do Hwan will host his first fan meeting at Dr Thaworn Phornprapha Auditorium on the fifth floor of Siam Motor Building on Rama I Road on February 2 at 3pm.
Tue, 08 Jan 2019 01:00
Will Samsung’s foldable smartphone be the game-changer?
THIS YEAR will witness a revolutionary change in the form factor of smartphones, led by South Korean tech titan Samsung Electronics’ launch of its first foldable display phone that could be a game-changer for the stalled global smartphone market.
Fri, 28 Dec 2018 15:48
Moon Jae-in is our Person of the Year : Asia News Network
Moon Jae-in is our Person of the Year.
Fri, 28 Dec 2018 01:00
EGCO links up with South Korean peer SK E&S in push for LNG opportunities
ELECTRICITY Generating Plc (EGCO) will join with South Korea-based SK E&S in looking for opportunities to enter more markets in the liquefied natural gas (LNG) business, the company’s president Jakgrich Pibulpairoj said yesterday.
Thu, 27 Dec 2018 17:53
Bodies of Korean golfers recovered downstream of accident
The bodies of two elderly South Korean golfers who drowned in a river have been found and recovered, said Phitsanulok governor Pipat Ekpaphand on Thursday.
Wed, 26 Dec 2018 01:00
Only one country still responds to corrupt leaders with military coups
Former South Korean president Park Geun-hye has been sentenced to 24 years in jail for corruption.
Tue, 25 Dec 2018 16:15
South Korean golfers missing after falling into Nan river
Divers and rescuers are looking for two elderly South Korean golfers who are missing in Phitsanulok province after a golf cart they were riding was bumped from behind and fell into the river.
Mon, 17 Dec 2018 15:47
Van driver killed, eight Korean tourists among injured in Chachoengsao accident
Eight South Korean tourists were injured when the speeding van they were travelling in hit the rear of a pickup truck making a U-turn and a motorcycle, before colliding with a concrete barrier on a road in Chachoengsao on Monday.
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 01:00
When you tell a lie big enough…
Who says we are defined by where we live or what we drive? The advertisers, of course. Believe them at your peril, because the truth is we can be content with what we are, no matter where we live or what car we drive.
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 01:00
A taste of Taeyeon
The South Korean star thrills fans with her soulful vocals and neat choreography as she performs back-to-back concerts in Bangkok
Wed, 05 Dec 2018 13:52
Urgent : S Korean leader to visit Thailand after Feb elections: adviser
Seoul - SOUTH KOREAN President Moon Jae-in plans to visit Thailand next year in a move to boost ties and cooperation, the president’s top economic adviser said recently.
Tue, 04 Dec 2018 01:00
S Korea officially launches 5G service via Samsung phone
TO MARK the official launch of the fifth-generation of mobile network, South Korean mobile carriers held various celebrations on Saturday, and vowed to aggressively expand their 5G infrastructure across the country in preparation for launch on smartphones in March, according to the telcos on Sunday.
Mon, 03 Dec 2018 01:00
Koreans find another trick up Thai cooks’ sleeves – khao kluk kapi
Thailand last week gave South Koreans a chance to sample khao kluk kapi – rice with shrimp paste – at the Asean Culinary Festival, held in Seoul and hosted by the Asean-Korea Centre.
Sat, 01 Dec 2018 15:50
One killed, two injured in S. Korea firefighting helicopter crash
A South Korean firefighting helicopter crashed into a river in Seoul Saturday, killing one and injuring two others on board, rescue authorities said.