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2014 MTV EMA Holding Wildcard Vote for BTS, Boys Republic, and ToppDogg; Winner to Become Nominee for Best Korea Act

2014 MTV EMA Holding Wildcard Vote for BTS, Boys Republic, and ToppDogg; Winner to Become Nominee for Best Korea Act

Every year, the MTV Europe Music Awards (EMA) has a Best Worldwide Act category, chosen among the winners of the categories for individual countries. This year, there will be five Korean acts up for a chance at the title of Best Korea Act, and subsequently, a chance at Best Worldwide Act.

The first four Korean acts have already been chosen: CNBLUE, BEAST, KARA, and B.A.P. The fifth nominee in the category is up to a wildcard vote by you, the fans! The three wildcard acts with a chance to join the other four nominees are BTS, Boys Republic, and ToppDogg. ...

WINNER to debut in South Korea and Japan in August and September; more teaser pics for “GRAND LAUNCH”

WINNER to debut in South Korea and Japan in August and September; more teaser pics for “GRAND LAUNCH”

Following their first debut album video teaser “2-14 S/S GRAND LAUNCH” released back on August 1st, WINNER further revealed plans of their groundbreaking debut in Korea and Japan, as well as an upcoming tour in plan.

On Wednesday, August 6th, WINNER will hold their launching show, as revealed by snippets through the aforementioned teaser. More information has yet to be released regarding the location and time of the launching show, though promotions in Korea will continue with the official online release of their debut song on Tuesday, August 12th at midnight (KST). Offline release of the song will be held two days later on Thursday, August 14th, in which WINNER will stand on stage as real stars and promote as a full-fledged idol group. ...

[To:ur Imagination] Experience Korea’s Dynamic Culture with “America’s Got Talent” Winner Kenichi Ebina

[To:ur Imagination] Experience Korea’s Dynamic Culture with “America’s Got Talent” Winner Kenichi Ebina

We’ve previously announced that KTO (Korea Tourism Organization) is hosting two fun events for foreign fans: Event 1 (win a free trip to Korea or other prizes), Event 2 (simply share a video link to win an iPad mini or other prizes). Both events take minimal effort to participate, which you can see from our tutorial articles. Just click on the respective events for the easy 5 step process!

For this series, we will be covering the different attractions of Korea that’s a must for tourists as well as the latest hotspots enjoyed by the locals. Four foreign celebrities participated in the first event and wrote down what they’d like to do if given the chance to visit Korea for 3-4 days. ...

WINNER Show Makings of Next Big Group in GQ Korea

WINNER Show Makings of Next Big Group in GQ Korea

(Photo : GQ KOREA)(Photo : GQ KOREA)(Photo : GQ KOREA)(Photo : GQ KOREA)(Photo : GQ KOREA)

Who wants more of WINNER? We do!

YG Entertainment’s highly-anticipated up and coming boy group winner will grace the pages of GQ Korea’s July issue! On June 20, GQ Korea unveiled individual photos from their exclusive photo shoot with the soon-to-debuting rookie group.

In this shoot, fans will get a taste of Jinwoo’s, Seunghoon’s, Mino’s, Seungyoon’s, and Taehyun’s individual styles and personalities as they project various poses and showcase their infectious charms....

WINNER Members Look Suave for “GQ Korea” Magazine

WINNER Members Look Suave for “GQ Korea” Magazine

WINNER was recently featured in a pictorial for “GQ Korea” magazine!

On June 20, each member’s individual photos from their exclusive photo shoot spread with “GQ Korea” were released.

Combined with their individual style and outfits, members Jinwoo, Seunghoon, Mino, Seungyoon and Taehyun each made different faces and poses that revealed their unique personalities. From Mino’s goofy yet adorable kissy face to Jinwoo’s handsome expression while taking a bite out of the apple – WINNER proves they’ve possibly got all the makings of the next biggest male idol group. ...

Nescafé Korea reveals new CF feat. miss A"s Suzy

Nescafé Korea reveals new CF feat. miss A"s Suzy

As reported on October 20th, a representative from Lotte Nestle Korea announced that miss A“s Suzy has been chosen as the new model for “Nescafé Fresh Mocha” line. The rep stated,“Suzy”s pure and innocent image is suitable to represent out product.”

On October 23rd, Nescafé Korea uploaded on its YouTube channel their new CF featuring Suzy. 

Watch below:

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SOURCE: NESCAFÉ Korea...

Has Korea Gotten Any Safer in the Last 20 Years?

Has Korea Gotten Any Safer in the Last 20 Years?

Twenty-years ago from today, 32 people were killed when the 17-year-old Seongsu Bridge over the Han River collapsed. The press at that time lamented that it seemed anywhere outside home in Korea was a way to the grave.

Things do not seem to have improved much 20 years on, as recent tragedies from the April 16 ferry sinking to last Friday”s death of 16 people at a pop concert make only too clear.

Experts say it is an illusion to think that Korea is any safer than it used to be. “The cities have developed, but that”s brought bigger and more complicated risk factors, and infrastructure and facilities are aging”, says Kim Geun-young, a professor of urban planning at Kangnam University. ...

Cultural festival becomes Korea-China bridge

Cultural festival becomes Korea-China bridge

The 2014 Korea-China Cultural Festival took place in Seoul from October 17 to 19 and showcased various art displays and performances in celebration of the 22nd anniversary of the two countries” modern diplomatic relationship.

The festival began in Beijing in August 2007 and has since alternated between the two nations to promote mutual exchanges between regional governments in terms of tourism, education and the performing arts. From 2007 to 2013, over 200,000 people enjoyed and visited the festival. ...

Korean movies opening today 2014/10/23 in Korea

Korean movies opening today 2014/10/23 in Korea

Korean movies opening today 2014/10/23 in Korea: “Red Carpet”, “We Are Brothers” and “The Truth Shall Not Sink with Sewol

“Red Carpet” (2013)

Directed by Park Beom-soo-I

With Yoon Kye-sang, Ko Joon-hee, Oh Jeong-se, Jo Dal-hwan, Hwang Chan-seong, Sin Ji-soo,…

Synopsis
A porn movie director of 10 years and a kid actress from 20 years ago go through a romance with many errors. ...

Seventh episode of "Mix & Match" show the voting results from Korea, China, and Japan

Seventh episode of "Mix & Match" show the voting results from Korea, China, and Japan

The seventh episode of Mnet and YG“s survival program “Mix & Match” aired on October 23, showing the boys at their first fan meeting in Osaka, Japan and the results from the vote in Korea, China, and Japan.

On this day, Jung Chan Woo was asked whom he thought was the most charismatic member. He chose B.I, who was flattered. When Jung Chan Woo was asked about the cutest member, the other members each put on a cute facial expression to appeal to him, making everybody laugh. In the end, he chose Song Yoon Hyung, who, right on cue, showed off his aegyo. All of them also performed “Wait For Me” for their excited fans. ...