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New Uniform for National Short Track Speed Skating Team Unveiled

New Uniform for National Short Track Speed Skating Team Unveiled

SEOUL, Sept. 19 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea’s national short track speed skating team has unveiled new uniforms consisting of black, white, red, and blue to represent the colors of the country’s flag, topped off with a red helmet with the fierce face of a tiger. Despite controversy and lawsuits between sportswear companies over the supply [...]

Chinese Economic Sanctions Putting a Damper on Korean Wave

Chinese Economic Sanctions Putting a Damper on Korean Wave

SEOUL, Sept. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s cultural content trade surplus, bolstered by the popularity of “hallyu,” or the Korean wave, has decreased significantly in the first six months of 2017 due to China’s economic sanctions over a missile defense system, government data showed Monday. China, South Korea’s biggest overseas market, has retaliated against [...]