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Stanford University Campus Transformed into a Pokemon Hunting Ground
Stanford University Campus Transformed into a Pokemon Hunting Ground
2017-02-16
On the Saturday night of July 7 this year, Main Quad, the plaza in front of the Administration Building of Stanford University, the world famous university that represents Silicon Valley on the outskirts of San Francisco, California, USA, w...
12 Egyptian Youth Who Love Korea Introduces “Sam Han”
12 Egyptian Youth Who Love Korea Introduces “Sam Han”
2017-02-16
Egypt is a country where the scorching heat of the sun blazes down the vast desert and pyramids. On this remote land, there resides a Korea-loving Hallyu community known as “Sam Han,” whose affection for Korean popular culture and tradition...
Global K Center Invites Hallyu Star Wannabes
Global K Center Invites Hallyu Star Wannabes
2017-02-16
Trainees of K-Pop dance class (courtesy of Global K Center) A portal site conducted a research on 1,027 people aged 13 to 18 years across the country. When asked on their career after graduation, majority said “teacher” (15.3%) followe...
Conquering Fear and Moving Toward Cooperation Chinese Entertainment Industry Sells Korean Contents
Conquering Fear and Moving Toward Cooperation Chinese Entertainment Industry Sells Korean Contents
2017-02-16
Chinese capital is pouring into the Korean entertainment industry. According to Bloomberg, the total amount that Chinese companies spent in the mergers and acquisitions or investment in Korean entertainment companies in the first half of th...
“We are more popular than idol groups,” boasts Kakao Friends
“We are more popular than idol groups,” boasts Kakao Friends
2017-02-16
Kakao Friends lead the global emoticon market.  (left) Kakao Friends 8, (right) T-money card decorated with characters A rather unique idol group is gaining popularity among Koreans. Obviously, it is not an actual idol g...
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