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Poll Finds Improved Foreign Sentiment for Korean Cultural Content

Poll Finds Improved Foreign Sentiment for Korean Cultural Content

SEOUL, Feb. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — Foreigners’ favorable feelings toward South Korean cultural content marked an overall improvement last year on the strength of the continued popularity of “hallyu,” or the Korean Wave, according to a poll released Saturday by a government agency. The survey of 8,000 people in 17 countries who experienced Korean cultural [...]

2 Foreign Basketball Players Leave S. Korean League over Coronavirus Fears

2 Foreign Basketball Players Leave S. Korean League over Coronavirus Fears

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — Two foreign-born basketball players said Thursday they’ll leave the South Korean league over fears of the fast-spreading novel coronavirus in the country, joining an American player who made the decision the previous day. The Goyang Orion of the Korean Basketball League (KBL) said Thursday that their center Boris Savovic [...]