Tue, 23 Jan 2018 05:03:41
Chung stuns Djokovic to become 1st South Korean to reach Grand Slam quarters
Rising South Korean Chung Hyeon dumped six-time champion Novak Djokovic out of the Australian Open on Monday (Jan 22) in a sensational fourth-round upset.
Mon, 22 Jan 2018 11:00:00
Up close and cosy with Astro
After their successful debut show in 2016, the South Korean sextet Astro are coming back to Bangkok for the 2018 Astro Global Fan Meeting Thailand that will be held on March 3 at Ultra Arena of Show DC.
Sun, 21 Jan 2018 01:00:00
Concerns Pyeongchang Games being used for political purposes
South Korean President Moon Jae-in seems to be making light of efforts to deal with North Korea’s nuclear and missile development programmes and leaning more toward exploiting the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics for political purposes.
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 01:00:00
On top of the world
Can the South Korean boy band propel K-pop to the top?
Thu, 11 Jan 2018 16:51:33
Fit for reincarnation
There’s good news for fans of the currently screening South Korean film “Along With the Gods: The Two Worlds”. The sequel is scheduled to arrive in Thailand on April 12.
movie & TV
Tue, 09 Jan 2018 09:16:05
Russian, Thai and Korean killed in motorcycle accident in Pattaya
Three people were killed when a high-powered motorcycle hit a pedestrian in Pattaya early on Tuesday.
Tue, 09 Jan 2018 07:12:21
Samsung projects $14.1 billion Q4 operating profits
South Korean telecom giant Samsung Electronics expects to post record operating profits of $14.1 billion in the fourth quarter, it said Tuesday.
Tue, 09 Jan 2018 01:00:00
Promise seen in nano technology for cancer
A SOUTH KOREAN research tam has discovered a form of nanostructure that has potential for later applications in cancer treatment.
Fri, 29 Dec 2017 09:55:31
Dow drifts to record as bitcoin tumbles on South Korean curbs
The Dow drifted to a fresh record Thursday in sleepy holiday trading, while bitcoin prices tumbled after South Korea announced new restrictions on cryptocurrencies.
Wed, 27 Dec 2017 01:00:00
MOIN touts fast money transfers for Vietnam debut
THE K-ICT Born2Global Centre, a South Korean government agency under the Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning (MSIP), yesterday said that MOIN, one of its member companies, would launch a fast money transfer service in Vietnam in the first quarter of 2018.
Thu, 21 Dec 2017 19:03:26
Thai fans hold memorial for late S Korean singer in Bangkok
Thai fans of the late South Korean band SHINee singer Kim Jong-Hyun puts up a note for him during a memorial held by the boyband's Thai fanclub at a Buddhist temple in Bangkok on Thursday.
Wed, 20 Dec 2017 13:44:15
Bitcoin suffers dramatic price plunge in Asia
Bitcoin prices plunged about 15 percent in Asian trade Wednesday before recouping some of the losses as investors apparently took fright at news that a South Korean exchange had been hacked.
Wed, 20 Dec 2017 13:29:19
Which Asian Country Drinks Most?
People in South Korea are the most prolific drinkers in Asia, according to the WHO. South Koreans over the age of 15 on average drink 10.9 litres of alcohol a year.
Wed, 20 Dec 2017 09:58:36
Doctors fear copycat deaths after K-pop star’s suicide
Concerns have arisen over possible copycat suicides by young fans following the death of South Korean boy band lead singer Kim Jong-hyun.
Wed, 20 Dec 2017 01:00:00
K-pop star joins the ill-fated '27 Club'
Paris - With his suicide, Kim Jong-Hyun, lead singer of South Korean boyband SHINee, joins an ill-fated group of famous rock stars who passed away at 27 -- the so-called "27 Club".