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Investor Fears Ease Out As Asian Shares Gain Momentum, China's Market Stabilizes

Oil prices also increased at the moment, becoming a major factor in the recent news.

February 16, 2016 at 11:57 pm

Seoul Population To Have Many Senior Citizens By 2033, And Will Be 'Super-Aged'

Seoul population will have more senior citizens by 2033, said Statistics.

February 16, 2016 at 11:56 pm

'Spirits' Homecoming' Korean Movie About 'Comfort Women' Is A 'Must-see For All Koreans'

The "Spirits' Homecoming" Korean movie successfully premiered on Feb. 4 and received positive impressions, as many anticipate it will be a blockbuster.

February 16, 2016 at 10:48 pm

Defense Minister Says Calls For South Korea Nukes Are Only Due To Angst While President Begs Support And Unity

The defense minister of South Korea did not buy the calls of fellow politicians for having nuclear weapons, saying, they were just disappointed and angry.

February 16, 2016 at 10:45 pm

Plastic Surgery Industry In Korea Plummets And MERS Is The First To Blame

The profitability of the plastic surgery industry in South Korea declined last year, mainly due to the MERS epidemic which started before the summer.

February 16, 2016 at 10:43 pm

Conan O'Brien Cuts Short Fan Meeting In South Korea Without Explanation And Upsets Fans

Conan O'Brien who is now in South Korea has upset his own fans on the second day of his visit, when he allegedly cut short a fan meeting.

February 16, 2016 at 8:08 pm

Brit Politician George Osborne Reportedly Receives Payout From Family Business Despite Not Paying Corporation Tax

According to the reports, the family’s wallpaper business has not paid the tax since 2008.

February 15, 2016 at 11:58 pm

Ugliness Is A Fad In 'Infinite Challenge' In South Korea While 'Let Me In' Proves Something Can Be Done About It

The TV show "Infinite Challenge" in South Korea makes ugliness a fad in show business.

February 15, 2016 at 11:57 pm

Cold Wave Is Back In South Korea And Will Stay Till Wednesday

The cold wave which visited South Korea last month that distracted many, cancelled flights and stranded thousands of passengers is back this week.

February 15, 2016 at 11:56 pm

American TV Host Conan O'Brien Mobbed By A Crowd Of Fans When He Arrived For His Talk Show Episode In Seoul

American TV host and comedian Conan O'Brien received a pleasant surprise with hundreds of fans welcoming him at Incheon airport in South Korea on Sunday.

February 15, 2016 at 11:55 pm

USS North Carolina Submarine Joins Three-Day Drills In The East Sea While Nuclear Aircraft Will Join Drills Next Month

The nuclear-powered USS North Carolina submarine joined the military drills in South Korea, a fresh show of force following North Korea's provocations.

February 15, 2016 at 11:54 pm

Helicopter Crashes On Gangwon Province, South Korea Killing Three, Injured One But No Damage On Grounds

A military helicopter crashed in the eastern region of South Korea, killing three out of four passengers.

February 15, 2016 at 10:10 pm

Nigeria’s Oil Minister Says OPEC Members To Agree On How To End Global Oil Glut

In an interview, the oil minister revealed they have been talking about measures to lessen the oil supply without compromising their businesses.

February 17, 2016 at 1:50 am

Japan Central Banks Go Negative On Rates After Haruhiko Kuroda Cuts Interest Rates

Haruhiko Kuroda turned Japanese interest rates negative for the first time ever. The announcement of a shock cut in interest rates to minus 0.1% prompted a 3% rally in Japan's Nikkei 225 Average and spurred a much-needed and overdue relief rally in European and US equity markets too. Kuroda Japan's Parliament that neither he nor the Bank's Monetary Policy Committee were giving any serious consideration to using negative interest rates.

February 14, 2016 at 9:00 pm

Quality Of South Korean Products Falls Between Japan and China: S. Korea Should Up Exports To Europe - Report

The quality of South Korean products is better than China, but still has to improve to compete with Japan in the European market.