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Boryeong mud fest around the corner

BORYEONG, South Korea, July 19 (Yonhap) -- An annual international mud festival will open in the South Korean city of Boryeong later this week...

1 out of 5 workers not going on summer vacation

SEOUL, July 18 (Yonhap) -- Over 20 percent of South Korean workers have no plans for vacation this summer because of tight budgets and...

S. Korean women see themselves chubbier than they are: survey

SEOUL, July 13 (Yonhap) -- South Korean women tend to consider themselves chubbier than they actually are while men are inclined to think the...

Samsung showcases world’s first LED theatre

SEOUL, July 13 (Yonhap) -- Samsung Electronics Co. on Thursday introduced the world's first LED theater solution, which boasts far improved display resolution compared...

15 popular Korean culture YouTubers visit S. Korea

SEOUL, July 11 (Yonhap) -- Fifteen YouTube stars creating videos themed on Korean culture from around the world are visiting South Korea at the...

Shinsegae to tap into soju market with new brand

SEOUL, July 11 (Yonhap) -- Shinsegae Group, a major retailer here, confirmed Tuesday the brand name of its new distilled alcoholic soju beverage to...

Yonhap News, King Sejong Institute tie up to promote Korean language, culture

SEOUL, July 6 (Yonhap) -- Yonhap News Agency has joined hands with a state-run Korean language institute to better promote the nation's language and...

S. Koreans’ average marriage age rises: report

SEOUL, June 30 (Yonhap) -- The average ages of both South Korean men and women at the time of their first marriage have risen...

Lotte Duty Free to open expanded store in Seoul skyscraper this week

SEOUL, June 29 (Yonhap) -- Lotte Duty Free, South Korea's top duty-free operator, will open a store in the country's tallest building this week,...

Samsung’s Galaxy S8 series named best at MWC Shanghai

SEOUL, June 29 (Yonhap) -- Samsung Electronics Co. said Thursday its flagship Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus smartphones were given top honors during...

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