[KBS WORLD RADIO] NEWS | Culture http://world.kbs.co.kr/english 15[KBS WORLD RADIO] NEWS | Culture en S. Korean Boy Band BTS Added to Guinness World Records http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131850 [Culture] : <BR><BR>South Korean boy band BTS has been added to this year’s Guinness World Records for having the world’s most Twitter engagements for a male music group.<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131850">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Wed, 22 Nov 2017 15:00:34 +0900 Culture TOPIK to be Conducted in 72 Countries Next Year http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131747 [Culture] : <BR><BR>The Test of Proficiency in Korean, or TOPIK, will be administered in 223 regions in 72 countries ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131747">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:57:45 +0900 Culture Kimchi Making Culture Becomes Intangible Cultural Asset http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131667 [Culture] : <BR><BR>The culture of making kimchi has been recognized as an intangible cultural asset.<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131667">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Wed, 15 Nov 2017 14:23:30 +0900 Culture Boy Band BTS to Appear on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131496 [Culture] : <BR><BR>South Korean boy band BTS will appear on the popular U.S. late night talk show “Jimmy Kimmel ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131496">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Wed, 08 Nov 2017 18:41:08 +0900 Culture K-pop Group BTS to Perform at American Music Awards http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131395 [Culture] : <BR><BR> South Korean boy band BTS will perform at the American Music Awards(AMAs) later this ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131395">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Sun, 05 Nov 2017 13:22:46 +0900 Culture KBS Documentary Awarded at ABU Prizes http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131388 [Culture] : <BR><BR>A KBS documentary has received the top honor in the TV documentary category at the ABU Prices award ceremony of the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union held in Chengdu, China on Friday.<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131388">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Sat, 04 Nov 2017 14:08:20 +0900 Culture Korean-French Play to Go on French Tour http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131339 [Culture] : <BR><BR>A joint theater production by South Korea and France will embark on a monthlong French tour. The ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131339">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Thu, 02 Nov 2017 16:41:16 +0900 Culture Test Run to Begin on Wonju-Gangneung Rail Line http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131241 [Culture] : <BR><BR>The Korea Rail Network Authority has announced that a trial service will begin Tuesday on the ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131241">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Mon, 30 Oct 2017 16:58:28 +0900 Culture Kim Ki-duk's 'The Net' Wins Grand Prix at Festival Du Film Politique http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131219 [Culture] : <BR><BR>South Korean filmmaker Kim Ki-duk has won the Grand Prix at the inaugural French Festival Du Film ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131219">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Mon, 30 Oct 2017 08:20:00 +0900 Culture S. Korean Actress Named PR Ambassador for French Tourism Bureau http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131158 [Culture] : <BR><BR>The French tourism bureau said Thursday that it has appointed South Korean actress Lee Yeon-hee as ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131158">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Thu, 26 Oct 2017 16:53:40 +0900 Culture Daejong Film Awards Names ‘A Taxi Driver’ Best Picture of the Year http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131153 [Culture] : <BR><BR>South Korea's blockbuster film on the country's May 18th democracy movement,&nbsp;‘A Taxi ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131153">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Thu, 26 Oct 2017 16:01:28 +0900 Culture BTS Makes US Weekly's List of Most Influential Celebrities On Social Media http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131042 [Culture] : <BR><BR>South Korean boy band Bangtan Boys or BTS has been chosen by US Weekly as one of the top 15 most ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131042">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Mon, 23 Oct 2017 10:58:54 +0900 Culture Busan Film Festival Draws 193,000 Audiences http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131025 [Culture] : <BR><BR>The 22nd Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) closed on Saturday, drawing over 190-thousand ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131025">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Sun, 22 Oct 2017 12:31:20 +0900 Culture 'The Good Doctor' Becomes Most Watched Monday Drama in US http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131018 [Culture] : <BR><BR>The U.S. adaptation of "The Good Doctor," originally a South Korean drama of the same name, has ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=131018">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Sat, 21 Oct 2017 13:29:18 +0900 Culture Hanbok Fashion Show to be Held at Gyeongbok Palace http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130829 [Culture] : <BR><BR>A fashion show featuring Korea's traditional attire will take place under the moonlight at a royal ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130829">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Sat, 14 Oct 2017 14:42:23 +0900 Culture 22nd BIFF to Open Thursday http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130770 [Culture] : <BR><BR>The 22nd Busan International Film Festival opens for a ten-day run Thursday.   The festival’s ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130770">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Thu, 12 Oct 2017 14:25:03 +0900 Culture Korean Composer Chin Unsuk Becomes First Asian to Win Wihuri Sibelius Prize http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130734 [Culture] : <BR><BR>Korean composer Chin Unsuk has been selected as the recipient of the 20th Wihuri Sibelius Prize, according to the Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra.<br /> <BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130734">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Wed, 11 Oct 2017 15:01:11 +0900 Culture 2017 Korea Festival Kicks Off in Singapore This Weekend http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130704 [Culture] : <BR><BR>The 2017 Korea Festival is kicking off this weekend in Singapore. <br /> <BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130704">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Tue, 10 Oct 2017 15:07:49 +0900 Culture Nation Marks 571st Hangeul Day http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130676 [Culture] : <BR><BR>The nation marked the 571st anniversary of the creation of Hangeul, the Korean alphabet, on Monday<br /> <BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130676">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Mon, 09 Oct 2017 13:23:40 +0900 Culture Busan Int'l Film Festival to Kick Off Next Thursday http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130656 [Culture] : <BR><BR>The 22nd annual Busan International Film Festival is less than a week away. The ten-day event ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130656">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Fri, 06 Oct 2017 16:27:30 +0900 Culture Books by Nobel Literature Prize Winner Top Bestsellers List http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130653 [Culture] : <BR><BR>British author Kazuo Ishiguro has been enjoying a sharp uptick in book sales in South Korea, after ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130653">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Fri, 06 Oct 2017 14:41:14 +0900 Culture ABC Decides to Expand Production of Remake of S. Korean TV Drama http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130638 [Culture] : <BR><BR>U.S. TV network ABC, says it decided to add five more episodes to its TV series, “The Good ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130638">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Thu, 05 Oct 2017 14:07:26 +0900 Culture Chinese Broadcasters Plagiarize S.Korean TV Programs http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130626 [Culture] : <BR><BR>A ruling Democratic Party lawmaker says Chinese broadcasters are plagiarizing South Korean TV ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130626">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Wed, 04 Oct 2017 13:23:00 +0900 Culture Girl Band TWICE Listed on Billboard's 'Next Generation' Chart http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130563 [Culture] : <BR><BR>South Korean girl band TWICE has been listed as some of the world's hottest young artists on the U.S. Billboard this year.<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130563">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Fri, 29 Sep 2017 14:25:38 +0900 Culture K-POP World Festival 2017 Kicks Off http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130555 [Culture] : <BR><BR>The 2017 K-POP World Festival kicks off in Changwon at 7 p.m. Friday. &nbsp; A total of 13 teams ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130555">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Fri, 29 Sep 2017 11:03:24 +0900 Culture Traffic Control to be Enforced on Seoul Roads http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130540 [Culture] : <BR><BR>Roads throughout Seoul will be subject to traffic control in a bid to deal with people headed to ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130540">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Thu, 28 Sep 2017 16:54:07 +0900 Culture English Novelist Wins 7th Pak Kyong Ni Prize http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130539 [Culture] : <BR><BR>The Toji Cultural Foundation said Thursday that British novelist Antonia Susan Byatt is this year's ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130539">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Thu, 28 Sep 2017 16:50:45 +0900 Culture BTS Earns 1st Billboard Hot 100 Entry with &quot;DNA&quot; http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130476 [Culture] : <BR><BR>South Korean boy band BTS has landed its first entry on the Billboard Hot 100 with its latest ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130476">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Tue, 26 Sep 2017 16:44:28 +0900 Culture Remains of 8th Century Flush Toilet Found in Gyeongju http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130466 [Culture] : <BR><BR>Remains of what appears to be a flush toilet made during the Unified Silla Dynasty in the eighth ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130466">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Tue, 26 Sep 2017 14:10:59 +0900 Culture BTS' 'Love Yourself' Hits 14th on British Albums Chart http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130416 [Culture] : <BR><BR>South Korean boy band BTS' latest album "Love Yourself: Her" ranked 14th on the British Official ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130416">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Sun, 24 Sep 2017 13:24:32 +0900 Culture