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Actor Couple Suzy, Lee Min-ho Break Up After Three Years Together

Actor Couple Suzy, Lee Min-ho Break Up After Three Years Together

SEOUL, Nov. 16 (Korea Bizwire) – Bae Suzy, better known by her stage name Suzy, and Lee Min-ho have put an end to their romantic relationship, the actress’ agency confirmed Thursday. JYP Entertainment said the celebrity couple recently split after threeyears of dating. They were confirmed to be an item in March 2015. In September 2015 and August last year, rumors had it that the two parted [...]

Trump Treated to Live Rendition of Park Hyo-shin’s “Wild Flowers”

Trump Treated to Live Rendition of Park Hyo-shin’s “Wild Flowers”

SEOUL, Nov. 9 (Korea Bizwire) – With American President Donald Trump now in China, having passed through South Korea on his Asia-wide tour, details of his visit – from his appearances down to what he ate – have become trending topics of interest. When it was reported that ballad singer Park Hyo-shin, a member of [...]

Dior Reveals Behind-the-Scenes Production of Song Hye-kyo’s Wedding Dress

Dior Reveals Behind-the-Scenes Production of Song Hye-kyo’s Wedding Dress

SEOUL, Nov. 7 (Korea Bizwire) – The wedding of the “Song-Song Couple” was an international event, with Chinese actress Zhang Ziyi attending and French luxury brand Dior designing the bride’s wedding gown. Through its official Instagram account, Dior showed behind-the-scenes photos of how the white dress composed of satin silk was put together.  After sewing [...]

S. Korea to Run Billboard Campaign to Promote Korean Cultural Heritage in London

S. Korea to Run Billboard Campaign to Promote Korean Cultural Heritage in London

SEOUL, Nov. 6 (Korea Bizwire) – Starting Monday, Korean cultural heritage will be featured on a huge billboard at Piccadilly Circus, one of the most popular areas of London, the South Korean government has said. The one-minute-long advertisement will run on the billboard owned by LG Electronics in the square 48 times a day till Nov. 30, the Cultural Heritage Administration (CHA) said. The video [...]

Mnet Takes Action Against Ballot Rigging in Year-end K-pop Award

Mnet Takes Action Against Ballot Rigging in Year-end K-pop Award

SEOUL, Nov. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean cable TV music network Mnet has detected fraudulent votes cast in the upcoming 2017 Mnet Asia Music Awards (MAMA) and has eliminated the fake ballots, according to the company Friday. “From Oct. 26, 2017 to Nov. 1, 2017, ballot rigging occurred,” the company said. Mnet conducted a [...]

BTS Joins UNICEF Campaign to End Violence Against Children

BTS Joins UNICEF Campaign to End Violence Against Children

SEOUL, Nov. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — K-pop group BTS has joined the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)’s campaign to fight violence against children. The boy band and the Korean Committee For UNICEF announced the launch of the “Love Myself” initiative Wednesday, a two-year fundraising scheme to support UNICEF’s #ENDviolence program. #ENDviolence, launched in 2013, is [...]