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Girl Group NewJeans Sweeps Top Three Spots on Melon’s Monthly Chart for Jan.

Girl Group NewJeans Sweeps Top Three Spots on Melon’s Monthly Chart for Jan.

SEOUL, Feb. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — Three new songs from K-pop rookie NewJeans exploded onto the latest monthly chart of Melon, South Korea’s largest music streaming service. The girl group swept the top three spots, with “Ditto” debuting at No. 1, followed by “OMG” and “Hype Boy,” according to the chart released Wednesday. The first [...]

Shinsegae International Sells Sneakers Made Through Collaboration with Snoop Dogg

Shinsegae International Sells Sneakers Made Through Collaboration with Snoop Dogg

SEOUL, Feb. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean fashion and cosmetics retailer Shinsegae International Inc. unveiled new sneakers made through a collaboration with American hip-hop artist Snoop Dogg. The company said it will start selling #PLEINDOGG, a sneaker collection that Swiss luxury sportswear brand Philipp Plein developed in collaboration with the U.S. rapper. Philipp Plein, [...]

Netflix Invites People with Disabilities to Barrier-free Film Screening

Netflix Invites People with Disabilities to Barrier-free Film Screening

SEOUL, Feb. 1 (Korea Bizwire) – Global streaming service Netflix sait Tuesday it had hosted a barrier-free screening of Korean director Yeon Sang-ho’s sci-fi thriller “Jung_E.” Barrier-free refers to the effort to tear down physical and institutional barriers blocking seniors, people with disabilities, and other isolated groups from gaining equal access to rights. Netflix held [...]