Sign Up Find Account Info


News

번호
Subject
68 Top 10 historical moments on Korean Peninsula in 2018 imagefile 4274 Dec 28, 2018
2018 has marked a significant year for relations between the two Koreas, with the Korean Peninsula going from the brink of war to the dawn of a new era that could see both sides formally end the ...  
67 [Peace in PyeongChang] Ministry of National Defense gives all-clear for PyeongChang Games imagefile 4241 Dec 28, 2017
Colonel Jee Joon Yi, head of the PyeongChang 2018 Task Force that is overseen by the Ministry of National Defense, explains the duties his team will undertake during the upcoming PyeongChang 2018 ...  
66 Mine-clearing at DMZ heralds beginning of peace imagefile 4209 Oct 05, 2018
Peace is coming to the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ), the symbol of the division of the Korean Peninsula. The landmine elimination work began on Oct. 1, to transform the DMZ in Cheorwon in Gangwon...  
65 Korean studies, language courses expanding sharply abroad imagefile 4195 Jan 26, 2018
The number of foreign faculties and research institutes that provide Korean studies and language courses has nearly doubled in a decade, owing to the country's growing economic power, the Korean Wave a...  
64 DMZ Peace Trail opened to public for 1st time in 65 years imagefile 4162 May 10, 2019
Visitors on April 27 walk along a fortified coastal road known as the DMZ Peace Trail in Goseong-gun County, Gangwon-do Province. The trail has been opened to the public for the first time in ...  
63 Global events to mark centennial anniversary of March First Independence Movement imagefile 4087 Feb 28, 2019
Numerous events in 179 countries are scheduled to mark the centennial anniversary of both the March First Independence Movement of 1919 and the establishment of the Korean Provisional Government...  
62 Olympic gear, all winter long imagefile 3905 Feb 02, 2018
Official PyeongChang Olympic goods are now available at 29 licensed outlets at major tourist spots across Korea, as well as online. The photo above shows the Olympic kiosk at the Lotte Department Store...  
61 Why are certain brands of Korean cosmetics and makeup so popular? imagefile 3800 Aug 03, 2018
People wait in line to enter the Innisfree flagship store in New York in September, 2017. All throughout 2017, many Korean cosmetic stores in New York or Harajuku were crowded with shoppers. Re...  
60 Ondol becomes national intangible heritage item imagefile 3723 Mar 23, 2018
On March 16 the Cultural Heritage Administration announces its plan to designate traditional ondol underfloor heating systems as a National Intangible Cultural Property. The photo shows the Jibgyeongda...  
59 Korean, ASEAN culture ministers pledge more cultural cooperation imagefile 3626 Oct 25, 2019
Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Park Yang-woo (center) on Oct. 24 poses for a photo with his counterparts from member nations of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations at the 2019 Spe...  
58 Seoul district opens 10 smart, virus-free bus stops imagefile 3601 Aug 19, 2020
https://youtu.be/qyxnuQnyrzc High-tech bus stops that can protect commuters from viruses and fine dust and shelter them from snow and rain have been launched in Seoul for the first time. Seongdong-gu ...  
57 Korea ‘most innovative economy’ for fifth consecutive year: Bloomberg imagefile 3596 Feb 02, 2018
Bloomberg has estimated Korea to be the most innovative economy for five consecutive years. The captured image above shows the top 10 most-innovative economies as selected by Bloomberg and announced on...  
56 Foreign students, residents in Seoul to get 100,000 masks imagefile 3578 Apr 06, 2020
The Seoul Metropolitan Government is providing 100,000 masks to foreign students and residents in the capital who have national health insurance. The photo shows a medical worker at Kyonggi Universit...  
55 Seoul offers free e-sports tour to international fans imagefile 3574 May 11, 2018
The city of Seoul launches test operations of a free e-sports tour for international tourists. The photo above shows the S-Plex Center, an e-sports arena in Mapo-gu District, Seoul. (Seoul Metropo...  
54 Korea leads Asia in freedom of press for 2nd straight year imagefile 3550 Apr 24, 2020
Korea leads Asia in the 2020 World Press Freedom Index as announced on April 21 by Reporters Without Borders. The countries in white on the map have freedom of the press deemed "good," yellow...  
53 Halal food wins over SNU imagefile 3527 Apr 13, 2018
As the 200 servings of halal food -- today, it's chiken tikka masala -- are sold out within an hour, Seoul National University (SNU) students face a sold-out sign in the Gamgol Cafeteria at Seoul Nati...  
52 Mobile driver's license launched, allows digital ID verification imagefile 3505 Jul 13, 2020
The country's three mobile service carriers -- SK Telecom, KT and LG Uplus – and the Korean National Police Agency on June 24 launched the app PASS, which allows online verification of a dr...  
51 Spring awakens at national parks across Korea imagefile 3391 Feb 27, 2020
A yellow pheasant's eye blossoms on Jan. 24 at Jirisan National Park in Hadong-gun County, Gyeongsangnam-do Province. Flowers have started to blossom with the coming of spring. On Feb. 24, the Korea ...  
50 US-NK summit requires Kim Jong Un’s bold leadership: US secretary imagefile 3375 Jun 01, 2018
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo holds a press conference on the outcome of a meeting with North Korea’s Vice Chairman of the Central Committee of the Worker’s Party of Korea Kim Yong Cho...  
49 Foreign press praises PyeongChang for tech, safety, peace imagefile 3367 Feb 23, 2018
CNN publishes an article on Feb. 19 titled '5G is helping make Pyeongchang the most high-tech Olympics ever,' which talks about the state-of-the-art technologies that are being showcased at the Winte...  

S&G United, Inc.  |  Business Registration No. 104-86-23411
#185-6, Donggyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul, Korea  |  82-2-777-7412  |  support@homestaykorea.com
Copyright © 1998~2020 HomestayKorea, All Rights Reserved.