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Korea Journalist Awards

Korea Journalist Awards

On February 23, members of the Journalist Association of Korea (JAK) gathered in celebration of the annual Korea Journalist Awards. Founded in 1967, JAK is Korea’s most established network of journalists with the purpose of protecting the nation’s democracy and rights to a free press. This year, a sizeable number were in attendance due to […]

Central Asia and Turkey: Playwriting the National Interests

Central Asia and Turkey: Playwriting the National Interests

On 17-18 November 2016 Turkish President Recep Erdogan visited Uzbekistan. This visit took place soon after the death of the first President of Uzbekistan, Islam Karimov, on September 2nd, 2016. For a long time, Uzbek-Turkish relations have been a stumbling block in the advancement of Turkey’s overall policy towards a certain Central Asian region. This […]

Japan’s military exports to ASEAN hint at new proactive strategy

Japan’s military exports to ASEAN hint at new proactive strategy

Japan’s offer to give used military trucks to ASEAN countries indicates its plan to expand arms exports past the levels that have been in place for nearly 70 years, Chinese experts warned. This could lead to unpredictable turbulence and regional animosity. Japanese newspaper Nikkei Asian Review reported on Feb. 19 that the country may donate […]

Taeyeon’s first ever album release on the February 28 !

Taeyeon’s first ever album release on the February 28 !

Taeyeon has recently confirmed her first full solo release on the 28th of February! The SNSD member has completed her full album, which will be released on the 28th. The singer’s album contains a variety of musical genres, which her fans will definitely appreciate the versatility that she will bring out with her new According […]

The aftermath of Lee Jae-yong’s arrest

The aftermath of Lee Jae-yong’s arrest

Lee Jae-yong, vice president of Samsung Electronics and heir of the first South Korean conglomerate, was arrested in connection with the corruption scandal that threatens to topple the country’s suspended president, Park Geun-hye. The sequence of events is related to the scandal of corruption and other crimes involving the president Park Geun-hye and her confidant […]

84% of women victimized by online hate speech in Korea

84% of women victimized by online hate speech in Korea

Eighty-four percent of women have come across hate speech against women online, according to the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC). According to an NHRC report on hate speech and measures to prevent it, the rate was even higher among sexual minorities, with 95 percent answering they were confronted with hate speech against them online. The […]

Deputy IT and Communications Minister of Uzbekistan from South Korea completes his mission

Deputy IT and Communications Minister of Uzbekistan from South Korea completes his mission

It was something very unusual for Uzbekistan when in 2013 a group of South Korean scholars headed by the consultant on ICT Kim Nam Seok began its activity at the Uzbek State Committee for Communication, Information and Telecommunication Technologies. Unusual was not the fact of attracting foreign specialists but the appointment of Kim Nam Seok […]

History is full of political assassinations

History is full of political assassinations

Pakistan is perhaps one of the few nations of the world where the people take a keen interest in the developments taking around the world. The reports about the murder of Kim Jong-nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-eun, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on February 13 were also published and telecasted by Pakistan’s […]

74 new airports to be completed by 2020 in China

74 new airports to be completed by 2020 in China

China is aiming to have 74 more civil transport airports by 2020, according to a report released by the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC). The report provides the blueprint and sets the goals for the development of China’s civil aviation industry during the country’s 13th Five-Year Plan (2016-2020) period, which outlines the government plans […]

“Youth” Exhibition

“Youth” Exhibition

D museum is presenting its first exhibition of this year and the concept is “Youth”. This exhibition includes art, fashion, music as well as including other things. This “Youth” exhibition which has opened on the 9th of February at Hannam-dong’s D Museum deals includes according to “Timeout” sociological and philosophical questions. It also focuses on […]

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