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Kimchi Cooking Competition Held in Poland

Kimchi Cooking Competition Held in Poland

SEOUL, June 1 (Korea Bizwire) — As kimchi fever is sweeping across Poland, prompting the launch of a number of kimchi-producing companies, the Polish people are attracting media attention by coming up with a variety of dishes made with kimchi. The Korean Cultural Center in Poland held an online kimchi cooking competition on Instagram from [...]

S. Korea’s Exports of Kimchi Up 35 pct in Jan.-April

S. Korea’s Exports of Kimchi Up 35 pct in Jan.-April

SEOUL, May 25 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s exports of kimchi advanced a whopping 35 percent on-year in the first four months of 2021, data showed Tuesday, on the growing demand for healthier foodstuffs amid the new coronavirus pandemic. Outbound shipments of kimchi reached US$61.1 million over the January-April period, according to the Ministry of [...]

World Institute of Kimchi Touts Dish’s Effectiveness Against Coronavirus

World Institute of Kimchi Touts Dish’s Effectiveness Against Coronavirus

GWANGJU, April 1 (Korea Bizwire) — A new study has revealed that kimchi, the most well-known traditional Korean dish, can alleviate symptoms caused by the coronavirus. A joint research team from the World Institute of Kimchi, the organization under the state-run Korea Food Research Institute, and the University of Montpellier Department of Respiratory Diseases in [...]

Korean Cultural Center in Turkey Kicks Off Kimchi Promotion Project

Korean Cultural Center in Turkey Kicks Off Kimchi Promotion Project

SEOUL, Feb. 24 (Korea Bizwire) – The Korean Cultural Center in Turkey announced the launch of a new promotion project aimed at providing accurate information on the Korean traditional dish kimchi and kimjang, the traditional culture of making and sharing kimchi. The center, together with Haberturk TV’s food show “Tadinda Hikayeler,” produced a program under [...]

Foreign Ambassadors Make Kimchi Online

Foreign Ambassadors Make Kimchi Online

SEOUL, Feb. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — Foreign ambassadors serving in South Korea are posting a series of kimchi-making videos on social media. In celebration of the Lunar New Year holidays, the Korean Culture and Information Service (KCIS) presented kimchi kits to 18 foreign embassies in the country, with which anyone can easily make kimchi. Hungarian [...]