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Copenhagens Bicycle in eyes of poet and essayist
“Copenhagen’s Bicycle” is a book composed of splendid travel essays written by Choi Yearn-hong, who has been a professional traveler, poet, writer and scholar all his life.
Two brothers in dispute
South Koreans are not in the mood to embrace North Koreans as brothers ― a sentiment that has become apparent after Pyongyang’s recent attack on civilians. The North’s killing of them has sidelined the doves in the South, who have begun to question whether the Northerners are brothers at all.
Korea Times news exported worldwide
The Korea Times is the first English daily born at the height of Korean War (1950-1953). Its inaugural issue appeared on Nov.1 in 1950, with the goal of letting the world know the development of the fratricidal war. The paper is the longest-running independent English daily. Dr. Helen Kim (1899-1970), the pioneer woman educator-journalist, proposed launching an English daily in order to promote Korea abroad in 1949 when she became the first president of Ewha Womans University. The American-educated President Syngman Rhee endorsed her idea. The first issue of a two-page tabloid featured an ed...
Leaders cheered, hurried people for future
Watching the 2010 World Cup matches in South Africa, one billion viewers may have fancied that they could catch a glimpse of what 32 participating countries are. Certainly, they could see young Koreans in action imparting the image and substance of Korea today.
[Weekender] Croatia: Miss World of the Mediterranean
ZAGREB ― Many South Koreans have a sketchy and negative image of Croatia. The older generation has the ...
Croatia: Harmony of Europe and the Mediterranean
When you plan to visit Croatia, the following regions are worth travelling. You can start your tour by visiting Zagreb, the capital city of the Mediterranean country. One day is enough to look around the truly central European cultural center.
Mini-Financial Crisis Again?
If history is any guide, Korea needs to study the U.S. financial crisis in the late 1980s and early 1990s.
Korea Times, KIPA to Publish Korea’s Development Models
The Korea Times and the Korea Institute of Public Administration (KIPA) have joined hands on a joint study on the role of the government in making Korea what she is today.