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Seoul City’s Promotional Video Featuring BTS Tops 100 mln Views

Seoul City’s Promotional Video Featuring BTS Tops 100 mln Views

SEOUL, Sept. 24 (Korea Bizwire) — A promotional video of K-pop superstars BTS introducing the South Korean capital topped 100 million views in the first 10 days of its release, the Seoul city government said Thursday. The video, which launched Sept. 11 on the city’s tourism platform and social media channels, had racked up 104,893,115 views [...]

Seoul City, Seventeen to Unveil YouTube Videos to Introduce Korean Culture to Global Fans

Seoul City, Seventeen to Unveil YouTube Videos to Introduce Korean Culture to Global Fans

SEOUL, Sept. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — Seoul metropolitan government said Thursday it will unveil a series of YouTube videos through which global fans of Korean pop culture can experience various aspects of the culture with popular K-pop boy band Seventeen. The series, titled “Seoul Hallyu Staycation with Seventeen,” will be uploaded this Saturday and on [...]

Popularity of S. Korea as Tourist Destination Grows for 6th Year in a Row

Popularity of S. Korea as Tourist Destination Grows for 6th Year in a Row

SEOUL, April 13 (Korea Bizwire) — A government poll showed Monday that the global popularity of South Korea as a tourist destination increased for the sixth consecutive year in 2019, thanks to the promotional effects of the country’s globally loved cultural content sector. According to the 2019 poll on the effect of tourism marketing, released [...]