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Rogue Translator Wreaks Havoc on Refugee Applications

Rogue Translator Wreaks Havoc on Refugee Applications

SEOUL, Jul. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — New allegations have surfaced claiming a government official who acted as a translator for immigration officials and various refugee applicants had, on numerous occasions, made up information that factored in to the government’s decision to refuse refugee status. NANCEN, an NGO that assists refugees, held a press conference in [...]

K-pop’s Top Producer, Brave Brothers, Catches Eye of Billboard

K-pop’s Top Producer, Brave Brothers, Catches Eye of Billboard

Seoul, July 14 (Korea Bizwire) – Billboard is taking notice of song-writer Brave Brothers’ (Kang Dong-chul, 36) entrance into the American market. In an article posted on June 11, titled ‘YG & Krazie Bone Break International Borders With Brave Brothers Produced ‘Cash Money”, Billboard speaks highly of Brave Brothers as ‘one of the best K-pop producers’. They [...]

Mobile Malware Disguised as ‘The Interview’ Likely Coming to Your Smartphone

Mobile Malware Disguised as ‘The Interview’ Likely Coming to Your Smartphone

SEOUL, Dec 29 (Korea Bizwire) – The Interview, Sony Pictures’ high-profile movie, is reaping huge profits as it already made over $1 million in theaters on Christmas day.  Rising interest in the film also created illegal profits, as the Seth Rogen and James Franco comedy racked up 1.5 million illegal downloads in the 2 days [...]

Chinese people flock to video-streaming sites for ‘Interview’

Chinese people flock to video-streaming sites for ‘Interview’

BEIJING, Dec 26 (Korea Bizwire) –  Hundreds of thousands of Chinese Web users have flocked to illegal video-streaming sites to see the “The Interview,” a Sony Pictures parody film about a plot to assassinate North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.   The satire film, which debuted in some 300 theaters across the United States on Christmas Day, has [...]