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Amazon #1 Bestseller UNSTOPPABLE Declared ‘Business Book of the Year’

Amazon #1 Bestseller UNSTOPPABLE Declared ‘Business Book of the Year’

NEW YORK, Jan. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — After reaching number one, bestseller status on Amazon, Joshua M. Greene’s Unstoppable: Siggi B. Wilzig’s Astonishing Journey from Auschwitz Survivor and Penniless Immigrant to Wall Street Legend ends the year with another prestigious designation – “Business Book of the Year” from the well-respected and award-winning publication strategy+business, a magazine published by [...]

Korean American Students Publish Korean Fable Collection

Korean American Students Publish Korean Fable Collection

SEOUL, Aug. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — Korean American students in the U.S. have published a book about Korean folklore in the English language. Eleven students from Hwarang Youth Foundation, a non-profit volunteer organization based in California, translated and published Korean fables to share the tradition and spirit of the Korean people with children from around [...]

Korean Trade Agency Chooses 12 Global Trends for 2017

Korean Trade Agency Chooses 12 Global Trends for 2017

SEOUL, Nov. 1 (Korea Bizwire) – The Korea Trade Promotion Corporation (KOTRA) released a book titled 2017 Global Trends that Will Excite Korea (translated) on Tuesday, highlighting 12 trends to look out for in 2017.  KOTRA anticipated Future Food, foodstuff that steps outside the conventional diet (such as space food); Daily Detox, finding repose in [...]

Dwindling Interest in Reading Books at Faster Clip

Dwindling Interest in Reading Books at Faster Clip

SEOUL, Sept. 9 (Korea Bizwire) – The summer’s record-setting heatwave has finally subsided, the air swiftly chilled, and with brisk morning breezes, autumn is finally at hand.  In Korea, autumn is referred to as the “Season of Book-Reading”. But amidst an abundance of technological distractions and with difficult economic times discouraging household consumption, the idea [...]