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President Moon Presents “Longevity Sticks” to Centenarians

President Moon Presents “Longevity Sticks” to Centenarians

SEOUL, South Korea, Oct. 3 (Korea Bizwire) – Celebrating the 22nd Senior’s Day last Tuesday, the Ministry of Health and Welfare held a commemoration ceremony inviting seniors who turned 100 this year. The ministry presented Cheongryojang, a walking stick that symbolizes longevity, to the seniors. Cheongryojang are made of myeongaju, a type of grass that [...]

Salmon Return to Korean Shores to Spawn, Year’s First Catch Reported in Daejin Port

Salmon Return to Korean Shores to Spawn, Year’s First Catch Reported in Daejin Port

GOSEONG, Sept. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — The Korea Fisheries Resources Agency announced yesterday that the year’s first capture of salmon returning to spawn took place at Daejin Port, Goseong-gun in Gangwon Province on September 12, a week later than in recent years. The captured salmon measured 69 centimeters in length, and weighed 3.4 kilograms, on [...]