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Korean Spicy Ramyun Surging in Popularity Across the Globe

Korean Spicy Ramyun Surging in Popularity Across the Globe

SEOUL, July 14 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea is a food lover’s paradise. And there are a wide range of delicious dishes in every corner of the country to suit every taste as its people enjoy various culinary delights anytime, anywhere. Among other things, South Korea has a wide variety of noodles on offer, including [...]

Korean Cuisine Effective for Weight Loss, Avoiding Illness

Korean Cuisine Effective for Weight Loss, Avoiding Illness

SEOUL, Dec. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — Consuming Korean traditional cuisine, known as “hansik,” on a daily basis is effective for weight loss and lowering cholesterol levels, a study showed Wednesday. In an experiment conducted on participants who were strictly provided either hansik or western dishes, the average cholesterol levels of participants given hansik decreased 9.5 [...]

A Composite of Different Actresses’ Facial Features Makes the Most Beautiful Woman

A Composite of Different Actresses’ Facial Features Makes the Most Beautiful Woman

SEOUL, Nov. 29 (Korea Bizwire) – The most beautiful Korean woman would have the eyes of Kim Tae-hee, the nose of Han Ga-in and the lips of Song Hye-kyo according to 290 South Koreans. Pharmaceuticals company Hugel teamed up with members of university hospitals to survey 290 individuals, 72 of them medical professionals, and diclosed [...]

Korean Food Promotion Center Opens to Foreign Visitors

Korean Food Promotion Center Opens to Foreign Visitors

SEOUL, April 11 (Korea Bizwire) - South Korea opened a Korean food information center to showcase Korean cuisine and food culture and promote culinary tourism among foreign travelers, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism said Monday. The “K-Style Hub” opened in the previous headquarters of the state-run Korea Tourism Organization in downtown Seoul. The KTO relocated to Wonju, [...]

Five Star Hotels Neglecting ‘Hansik’

Five Star Hotels Neglecting ‘Hansik’

SEOUL, Jan.7 (Korea Bizwire) – Although the number of foreigners visiting Korea every year is reaching 20 million, five star hotels in Korea seem to be neglecting hansik, traditional Korean cuisine. According to industry analysts, among the 20 five star hotels located in Seoul, only three hotels had Korean restaurants – the Sheraton Grand Walkerhill, [...]

Korean Air’s Bibimbap and Steamed Chicken with Ginseng to Fly Over to Malaysia

Korean Air’s Bibimbap and Steamed Chicken with Ginseng to Fly Over to Malaysia

SEOUL, Sep. 7 (Korea Bizwire) – Korean Air, the flagship carrier of South Korea, received an international recognition once again with its signature dish bibimbap, along with steamed chicken with ginseng. At the Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) Fair held in Kuala Lumpur, starting from September 5, Korean Air demonstrated bibimbap and steamed [...]