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False Chinese Claims Spur Korean American High School Students to Push for Korean Hanbok Day

False Chinese Claims Spur Korean American High School Students to Push for Korean Hanbok Day

SEOUL, April 6 (Korea Bizwire) — Korean American high school students in the United States have stepped up to take action against false claims by China that hanbok, Korean traditional attire, actually originate in China. The Asian American Youth Council (AAYC), a youth organization active in the U.S., announced Sunday that municipality of Tenafly in [...]

Online Modern Hanbok Fashion Show Attracts 700,000 Views

Online Modern Hanbok Fashion Show Attracts 700,000 Views

SEOUL, Jan. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — The Korea Cultural Heritage Foundation has introduced a modern reinterpretation of “hanbok,” traditional Korean clothing, worn by princesses during the late Joseon era. The agency published a series of videos of a contact-free fashion show, which have already racked up more than 700,000 views. The Cultural Heritage Administration and [...]