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Sunmi Goes Hopelessly Romantic in Summer Dance Number ‘Pporappippam’

Sunmi Goes Hopelessly Romantic in Summer Dance Number ‘Pporappippam’

SEOUL, June 29 (Korea Bizwire) — Since her full-fledged solo departure from Wonder Girls in 2017, K-pop songstress Sunmi has taken on striking concepts of feminist empowerment in her summer tracks, from “Gashina” to “Noir.” For 2020, Sunmi is taking on a totally new facade: a woman hopelessly in love in the early days of [...]

KBO’s Top Club Also 1st in Overseas Merchandise Sales

KBO’s Top Club Also 1st in Overseas Merchandise Sales

SEOUL, June 29 (Korea Bizwire) — The NC Dinos, so far the top team in South Korean baseball, are also leading everyone in overseas sales of merchandise, data showed on Monday. In response to growing international interest, the Korea Baseball Organization (KBO) launched an English-language version (http://kbomarket.com/us) of its official merchandise site, the KBO Market, [...]

‘#Alive’ Posts Highest Weekend Box Office in 5 Months amid Pandemic

‘#Alive’ Posts Highest Weekend Box Office in 5 Months amid Pandemic

SEOUL, June 29 (Korea Bizwire) – The new zombie thriller “#Alive” posted the highest weekend box office total in five months since the outbreak of the novel coronavirus pandemic, data showed Monday. According to the data by the Korean Film Council, “#Alive” attracted 702,000 moviegoers over the Friday-Sunday period, far outnumbering runner-up “Innocence” with 98,000 [...]

Sports Leagues Welcome Reopening of Stadiums, Prepared for Safe Fan Experience

Sports Leagues Welcome Reopening of Stadiums, Prepared for Safe Fan Experience

SEOUL, June 28 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean professional sports leagues on Sunday welcomed the government decision to reopen stadiums to fans, albeit on a limited basis, and vowed to ensure safe experience for their fans. Baseball, football and golf have been in action since May during the coronavirus pandemic, but fans haven’t been able [...]