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On October 20th, actor Jung Woo Sung and other stars such as American swimmer Michael Phelps, Brazillian soccer player Ronaldo Luís Nazário de Lima, Hollywood actor Andy Garcia and Adrien Brody, Michelle Yeoh and Simon Yam attended the World Celebrity Pro-Am golf tournament in China.
The stars took a friendly photo together and it was revealed recently by a representative of the event.
The representative shared, “Everyone at the event were famous, so most of them already knew each other. This event helped them get closer, and a lot of them networked, exchanging contact information and took photos together.”
After School‘s UEE made a guest appearance on the 25th broadcast of MBC TV‘s ‘Quiz to Change the World‘.
The girl groups member is known for her background as a swimmer. During the show, UEE chose Olympic swimmer Park Tae Hwan as the athlete she’d most like to meet.
She expressed, “I’m not sure if many of you know, but I used to be a swimmer. Park Tae Hwan’s initial disqualification [at the Olympics] was heartbreaking, so I want to comfort him.”
In response, the MCs jokingly asked, “Is that the only reason?” to which UEE shyly responded, “I’d really like to meet him.”
Source + Image: TV Report, OBS News
Park Tae Hwan (born September 27, 1989) is a Korean swimmer. He is a member of the South Korean national swimming team, based in Taereung, Seoul.
On the 29th broadcast of SBS‘s ‘London 2012 Special Marine Boy Forever Park Tae Hwan‘, footage of the Korean swimmer’s daily life and preparations for the London Olympics were revealed.
What caught most viewers’ attention however, was the swimmer’s confessions about what he looks for in a woman.
During the special documentary Park Tae Hwan expressed, “I’m 24 years old now and honestly, at my age I can’t say I don’t like girls with pretty faces and nice lean bodies. But because I’m an athlete I think I’m drawn to a woman who takes good care of me.” He also stated that with the end of the London Olympics, his new mission would be to find a girlfriend.
In addition, during the special the Olympic medalist showed off his skilled cooking abilities and said, “Before I started swimming my dream was to become a chef.” He prepared a mouthwatering meal for his staff team and drew compliments from them all.
Currently Park Tae Hwan is competing in the 2012 London Olympics and he won a gold medal in the 400 meter freestyle and a silver in the 200 meter freestyle events at the 2008 Summer Olympics. He is the first Asian swimmer to win a gold medal in Mens 400 metre freestyle event, and the first Korean to win a medal in swimming.. Even after experiencing a huge mental blow with his initial disqualification from the 400m preliminaries, the marine boy came back to show that he would not go down without a fight.
Catch the 1500m preliminary heats coming up on Friday, August 3rd 6:59 KST as Park Tae Hwan competes once more!
Kim Soo Hyun is leaving for London in order to cheer on the Olympic swimmer Park Tae Hwan. Currently Kim Soo Hyun and Park Tae Hwan are the models for the Samsung’s Series 9 laptop. The two have participated in various events before to promote the laptops.
This time around, Kim Soo Hyun and Park Tae Hwan are leaving for London in order to participate in the “9 to London” event. The event will both promote Samsung’s Series 9 laptop and cheer on Park Tae Hwan for the upcoming Olympics.
There were 9 people picked to cheer on Park Tae Hwan for the event. These lucky individuals will have the chance to watch Park Tae Hwan’s compete in the Olympics on July 28 with Kim Soo Hyun.
According to industry insiders, So Ji Sub is an excessively thoughtful actor!
On the November 22 episode of “Section TV,” So Ji Sub comes up in discussion all over the “Journalist Workforce Talk” corner. One reporter calls him the “icon of sincerity and consideration,” announcing that he at all times displays up to filming sites part an hour to an hour early. here's anything that So Ji Sub’s “Oh My Venus” co-star, Super Junior-M‘s Henry, has jokingly stated makes it frustrating to paintings with him, as it makes the alternative actors glance bad.
Even so, he also is thought of the “actor the entire actresses wish to work with.” The reporter said the reason of this is because even though he’s been waiting a long time, he normally shall we the actresses movie their pieces prior to him.
The display also revealed pictures of So Ji Sub before his acting occupation when he used to be a swimmer and water polo athlete.
It"s been reported that the nation"s MC Yoo Jae Suk has no longer gained a heck of a massive number of his rightful profits from his former company. And he"s no longer about to get maintain of it anytime soon.
Yoo Jae Suk currently filed a lawsuit opposed to his old company, Storm E&F, asking to receive his unpaid income, yet unfortunately, he lost the lawsuit.
On November 3, at the Seoul Central District Court, either Yoo Jae Suk and Kim Yong guy filed a lawsuit inquiring for the creditors in their former company, SKM Investment to pay a deposit. But this lawsuit used to be disregarded through the court.
Yoo Jae Suk had earned six hundred million won (approx. $530,000 U.S.) all over his time with the firm Hurricane E&F from 2005 to 2010. Kim Yong Man earned one hundred million won (approx. $88,000 U.S.). Neither were paid the amounts that they earned.
On November 3, the Seoul Central District Court published that the case brought ahead by skill of Yoo Jae Suk and comic Kim Yong Man against their former agency STOM E&F and their creditor SKM Investment for the confirmation of deposit claims has been dismissed.
Yoo Jae Suk had signed on with STOM E&F back in 2005 and with his appearances on MBC’s “Infinite Challenge” among other displays had earned around six hundred million won (approximately $530,131) in 2010 alone.
However, STOM E&F faced provisional seizure of 80 billion won (approximately $70,731,200) in Might of 2010 which avoided Yoo Jae Suk from receiving his appearance fee.
At that point, Yoo Jae Suk terminated his contract with the agency and asked the broadcasting stations to pay him directly. yet unclear as to whom they had to pay the money, the stations made up our minds to leave it up to the court.
The court claims, “The price for entertainment paintings is accrued by the agency and then distributed.” Thus, they did now not settle for Yoo Jae Suk’s claim that entertainers themselves have the proper to assemble payment from broadcasting stations directly. The court added, “The act of consignment is most unlikely since broadcasting appearance isn’t anything that will also be done by every other individual. Also, since it’s not a subcontracting deal, the birthday party isn't held at possibility of make the payment at once to the talent.”
What are your mind at the court’s decision? Do you have confidence you studied Yoo Jae Suk should’ve won his case?
On the October nine airing of Mnet"s "Unpretty Rapstar," Yubin and Hyorin faced off every other in a diss battle, an tournament that drew much attention just from the truth that they 2 are either idols.
Both of them showcased witty punchlines and rhymes, spitting their words with fire! Yubin went first, bringing up somewhere along the line SISTAR and two in their participants Soyu and Bora. Hyorin, who started out her diss with "Wonder girls, come on," gave the impression confident, spitting her verses comfortably and a nonchalant smirk on her face.
The leisure of the contestants were very well inspired with both of the idols and how neatly they did all over the diss round. Yezi complimented Yubin"s diss, saying, "It"s the primary time I saw her rap in offense mode. It was once in reality refreshing."
Truedy showed some appreciate for Hyorin, mentioning that she will be able to no longer, "act cheeky in opposition to her," and praised, "She became truly cool."
Though Yubin and Hyorin did well, the manufacturers who were invited in this episode, The Quiett and Dok2, decided on Hyorin as without equal winner.
Yubin, devastated at her loss, couldn"t dangle swallow her tears as she relayed at some point of the interview, "People will say regardless of what that I"m a rapper who lost to a vocalist. Honestly, my pride is wounded."
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Exports to Japan of classic Korean food and beverages like kimchi and rice wine are faring poorly as brands failed to conform to converting tastes. In step with the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, exports of Korean food products to Japan from January to August dropped 10.9 % in comparison to the similar duration remaining year to US$783 million.
The susceptible yen played a big phase as it made the goods more expensive. The reasonable won-yen replace rate stood at W921.3 per one hundred yen, down 9.5 percent on-year.Korean food manufacturers" proportion of the japanese marketplace shrank as export volume fell 13.1 percent. Kimchi and makgeolli or normal rice wine were hit especially hard. Kimchi export volume fell 14.4 percent, and shipments of makgeolli 21.4 percent. In cash terms, kimchi plunged 24 percent and makgeolli 31.2 percent."Several surveys there divulge that Korean manufacturers are wasting its competitive edge opposed to Japanese rivals, now not just on account of the weak yen", stated Kang Hye-young at the ministry.For example, the market share of Japanese manufacturers is emerging hastily as they roll out bastardized products for Japanese tastes, like mayonnaise kimchi or less smelly versions of the fermented cabbage dish, reinforced by way of heavy advertising. Last year, Japanese manufacturers accounted for 89.9 percent of kimchi source in Japan, whilst the genuine thing from Korea made up a sorry 7.8 percent.Restaurants account for the lion"s share of makgeolli sales in Japan, and declining passion in Korean pop culture among Japanese has brought about the selection of Korean restaurants to dwindle. Also, young Japanese buyers now prefer milder, fruitier alcoholic beverages, which has resulted in a decline in preference for makgeolli. Meanwhile, exports of citron tea, samgyetang (chicken soup with ginseng) and peppers larger relating to volume, yet lowered in money terms because of intensifying pageant with Japanese opponents and the weak yen. "A loss of hit Korean television dramas has diminished the halo effect and is forcing Korean food makers to compete head-to-head with Japanese rivals", the ministry professional said.
World Archery Federation (WAF) praised the Korean archery team as the maximum productive in the arena and presented the feminine archers who won the gold with best ranking at the Rio 2015 Olympic verify match (pre-Olympic).
Korea team that qualified instantly to the quarterfinals won in straight sets, 6-0, in quarters, semis and ultimate matches. (London) Olympic Champion Ki Bo-bae, 27, put all her arrows yet one into the 10-ring, acknowledged the WAF said on Sep. 21 by approach of its homepage. the only arrow that Ki ignored struck the 9-point ring.
Korean feminine archery team, represented via Kang Chae-young, 19, Choi Mi-seon, 19 and Ki, beat Georgia (quarters), China (semis) and very last fit (Ukraine) in straight sets of 6-0 in the recurve womens occasion at the Rio 2015 Olympic test event held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Sep. 20 (local time). At the recurve team event which accommodates of 4 sets, 3 archers shoot two arrows in step with set at the distance of 70m. The team earns 2 issues when they win a set. If the team ties for a set, it obtains 1 point. The team that obtains five features or more wins the game.
The WAF quoted a observation of a Korean team respectable that Ki, who was once the last shooter (anchor), is an experienced athlete who knows how to shoot an arrow at the last moment of the sport which supplies fantastic pressure. Korean archery groups first shooter (opener) become Kang Chae-young and the 2nd one shooter (middle) was Choi Mi-sun.
Korean womens archery team targets to win the team event for 8 consecutive times in the Rio 2016 Olympics. The team hasn't ever lost the gold in the team event since 1988 Seoul Olympic Games when the archery was selected as the official Olympic event.