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Traditional Instruments Banned at PyeongChang 2018 Olympics

Traditional Instruments Banned at PyeongChang 2018 Olympics

SEOUL, Nov. 16 (Korea Bizwire) – Traditional Korean instruments will be a rare sight at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic, as officials announced a ban on loud musical instruments during competitions. According to the PyeongChang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic & Paralympic Games on Wednesday, a number of musical instruments will be banned at stadiums [...]

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 [...]

Dairy Queen to Open First South Korean Store in Seoul’s Daehangno Theater Neighborhood

Dairy Queen to Open First South Korean Store in Seoul’s Daehangno Theater Neighborhood

SEOUL, Oct. 27 (Korea Bizwire) – Fast food chain Dairy Queen, famous for its “Blizzards”, McFlurry-esque ice cream treats that don’t drip even when held upside down, will open a “DQ Grill and Chill” store in Seoul’s theater neighborhood of Daehangno. The American restaurant chain, also well-known for being invested in by billionaire Warren Buffet, [...]

Chonbuk National University to Build Traditional Korean Campus Entrance

Chonbuk National University to Build Traditional Korean Campus Entrance

JEONJU, Oct. 18 (Korea Bizwire) – Chonbuk National University announced on Wednesday it is building a new traditional Korean building, which will accommodate a training center as well as serve as an entrance to the university campus. The groundbreaking ceremony for the 7 billion won construction project took place on Wednesday, with the university pledging [...]