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‘Hallyu’ Festival Featuring K-pop Artists to Kick Off Online

‘Hallyu’ Festival Featuring K-pop Artists to Kick Off Online

SEOUL, Sept. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — A “hallyu” festival featuring K-pop bands, such as Pentagon and Monsta X, will kick off online this week, the culture ministry said Sunday. “Mokkoji Korea,” hosted by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, and organized by the Korean Foundation for International Cultural Exchange, will run from Monday through [...]

‘Crash Landing on You,’ BTS, ‘Parasite’ Lead ‘Hallyu’ Popularity in 2020

‘Crash Landing on You,’ BTS, ‘Parasite’ Lead ‘Hallyu’ Popularity in 2020

SEOUL, Jan. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — The Korean drama “Crash Landing on You,” K-pop dynamite group BTS and the Oscar-winning film “Parasite” were among the top drivers of the Korean Wave, or “hallyu,” last year, a government report showed Thursday. Some 9.5 percent of hallyu fans picked the romance flick “Crash Landing on You” as [...]