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South Korean Tourists Flocking to Switzerland Thanks to K-pop Stars

South Korean Tourists Flocking to Switzerland Thanks to K-pop Stars

GENEVA, Jan. 30 (Korea Bizwire) — The number of South Korean tourists visiting Switzerland has soared over the last few years, following a promotional campaign featuring K-pop stars. The state-owned Swiss media RTS reported on Sunday that Switzerland’s tourism industry has benefited significantly from South Korean celebrity ambassadors. Since 2003, Switzerland Tourism has deployed K-pop [...]

Choi Si-won Excluded from Super Junior’s Comeback Activities Following Pet Dog Scandal

Choi Si-won Excluded from Super Junior’s Comeback Activities Following Pet Dog Scandal

SEOUL, Oct. 31 (Korea Bizwire) — Choi Si-won, a member of K-pop act Super Junior, will be absent from the group’s upcoming comeback promotional activities amid a recent fatal accident involving a family pet dog, Choi’s company said Tuesday. “Choi Si-won unfortunately won’t be part of TV promotional activities of Super Junior, which is making a [...]

Super Junior’s Comeback Preparation Going Smoothly: Members

Super Junior’s Comeback Preparation Going Smoothly: Members

JAKARTA, Sept. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — Preparations for K-pop act Super Junior’s comeback are going smoothly, according to its members, with the bulk of the 11-member team having finished their mandatory military duties. “Just until yesterday I practiced our dance choreography with our members. We’re also planning to hold a concert,” Super Junior member Donghae [...]

Super Junior Returns With Fewer Members

Super Junior Returns With Fewer Members

SEOUL, July 10 (Korea Bizwire) – K-pop boy group Super Junior will return to the K-pop music scene in October with less members, its management agency said Monday. Originally consisted of 11, the restructured team will be made up of seven members — Leeteuk, Heechul, Shindong, Yesung, Eunhyuk, Donghae and Siwon — said Label SJ, [...]

Retailer Happy About High Demand for Celebrity Collaborated PB Products

Retailer Happy About High Demand for Celebrity Collaborated PB Products

SEOUL, April 5 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korean retail chain operator E-mart Inc. said Tuesday its sales of goods produced through collaborations with local pop stars have emerged as a new cash cow on the back of their strong popularity. E-mart, which rolled out different kinds of goods designed under ties with local entertainment agency S.M. [...]