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Let’s Live On: BTS Urges the World’s Youth to Persevere in Pressing Times of COVID-19

Let’s Live On: BTS Urges the World’s Youth to Persevere in Pressing Times of COVID-19

SEOUL, Sept. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — K-pop super group BTS on Wednesday presented a special message at the 75th United Nations General Assembly, urging the world’s youth to remember and seek out their dreams despite the challenges that they may face from the COVID-19 pandemic. “Now more than ever, we must remember who we are [...]

Leaked Information Hints at Subscription Fees for Disney Plus in S. Korea

Leaked Information Hints at Subscription Fees for Disney Plus in S. Korea

SEOUL, Sept. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — A leaked document is making the rounds in the streaming community in South Korea after it exposed what could possibly be the subscription pricing for the Disney Plus, a major competitor against Netflix. A recent post on Twitter and other social media revealed that a Disney Plus mobile subscription [...]

Boy Band Monsta X to Promote Korea Cultural Heritage via YouTube

Boy Band Monsta X to Promote Korea Cultural Heritage via YouTube

SEOUL, Sept. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — K-pop band Monsta X will star in an online video series aimed at promoting treasured Korean cultural heritage overseas, according to cultural heritage authorities Wednesday. The YouTube series, titled “Korean Heritage Travelog,” will premiere next Tuesday and will feature the six-member K-pop group alongside Seo Kyoung-duk, a liberal arts [...]

Fears over ‘Twindemic’ Mount on Flu Vaccine Fiasco

Fears over ‘Twindemic’ Mount on Flu Vaccine Fiasco

SEOUL, Sept. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — Health experts on Wednesday warned of a potential so-called twindemic during winter, and the mishandling of flu vaccines here may exacerbate the coronavirus situation. The country’s virus fight has been widely expected to face hurdles as the winter season approaches, as respiratory viruses, including influenza and COVID-19, have nearly [...]

Taiwanese Tourists Enjoy Jeju Island from Sky Above

Taiwanese Tourists Enjoy Jeju Island from Sky Above

SEOUL, Sept. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — Under circumstances in which international trips remain halted due to the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, an extraordinary flight event was held for a group of Taiwanese tourists. The Taipei Office of the Korea Tourism Organization (KTO), together with Taiwanese travel agency Ezfly International Travel Agent Co. and low-cost [...]