[KBS WORLD RADIO] NEWS | Culture http://world.kbs.co.kr/english 15[KBS WORLD RADIO] NEWS | Culture en 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 Haein Temple’s Janggyeong Panjeon Among Most Beautiful Libraries in the World http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130392 [Culture] : <BR><BR>Haein Temple’s Janggyeong Panjeon which houses the Tripitaka Koreana woodblocks was selected as ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130392">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Fri, 22 Sep 2017 17:02:07 +0900 Culture S. Korea to Hold Cultural Event in Turkey to Commemorate Diplomatic Relations http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130381 [Culture] : <BR><BR>South Korea will host a cultural event in Ankara on Friday to commemorate the 60th anniversary of ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130381">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Fri, 22 Sep 2017 14:30:38 +0900 Culture 2017 Seoul Garden Show to Open in Yeouido Park http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130348 [Culture] : <BR><BR>The Seoul city government will host a gardening exhibition in Yeouido Park in the west of the capital from Friday to Tuesday.<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130348">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Thu, 21 Sep 2017 14:27:06 +0900 Culture UNESCO Completes Field Survey of S. Korean Mountain Temples http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130318 [Culture] : <BR><BR>International inspectors have completed a field survey of South Korea’s mountain temples to ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130318">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Wed, 20 Sep 2017 16:44:35 +0900 Culture New School Textbooks for 2018 and Onward Unveiled http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130316 [Culture] : <BR><BR>The government has unveiled Wednesday new textbooks to be used in primary and secondary schools beginning next year.<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130316">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Wed, 20 Sep 2017 15:17:55 +0900 Culture BTS Mini Album Tops iTunes Charts in 73 Countries http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130274 [Culture] : <BR><BR>A new mini album released on Monday by the South Korean boy band Bangtan Boys or BTS has topped the iTunes charts in more than 70 countries.<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130274">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Tue, 19 Sep 2017 11:07:34 +0900 Culture S. Korean Writer Han Kang Wins Malaparte Prize for "Human Acts" http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130199 [Culture] : <BR><BR>South Korean writer Han Kang has been selected as this year’s winner of the renowned Malaparte Prize.<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130199">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Fri, 15 Sep 2017 15:20:21 +0900 Culture 14-Year-Old South Korean Wins at Brahms Competition http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130058 [Culture] : <BR><BR>A 14-year-old South Korean has won first prize in viola at the&nbsp;24th International ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130058">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Mon, 11 Sep 2017 11:10:27 +0900 Culture Applicants for College Entrance Exam Fall Below 600,000 http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130054 [Culture] : <BR><BR>The number of applicants for the state-administered annual college entrance exam has ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130054">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Mon, 11 Sep 2017 09:25:35 +0900 Culture 'A Taxi Driver' Draws 12 Million Viewers http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130045 [Culture] : <BR><BR>The South Korean movie “A Taxi Driver” has attracted over 12 million viewers.<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130045">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Sun, 10 Sep 2017 12:44:50 +0900 Culture 'Seoul Street Art Festival’ Kicks Off Saturday http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130021 [Culture] : <BR><BR>The "Seoul Street Art Festival" will kick off Saturday with a number of free outdoor cultural ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130021">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Fri, 08 Sep 2017 16:57:40 +0900 Culture Orchestra Comprising Disabled and Nondisabled Members Gives 1st Concert http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130016 [Culture] : <BR><BR>An orchestra comprising both disabled and nondisabled members held its first concert on Thursday at the Seocho Culture Center in southern Seoul.<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130016">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Fri, 08 Sep 2017 15:12:06 +0900 Culture 'This is Us' Wins Grand Prize at Seoul Int'l Drama Awards http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130014 [Culture] : <BR><BR>American TV series "This is Us," created by Dan Fogelman, won the grand prize at the Seoul International Drama Awards held at KBS Hall in western Seoul on Thursday.<br /> <BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=130014">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Fri, 08 Sep 2017 15:06:26 +0900 Culture Ground Broken for S. Korean Version of Times Square http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129952 [Culture] : <BR><BR>The Korea International Trade Association announced on Wednesday that it held a ground-breaking ceremony with Gangnam District for a tourist attraction that will become South Korea’s version of Time Square.<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129952">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Wed, 06 Sep 2017 15:08:10 +0900 Culture 'A Taxi Driver' Chosen as S. Korean Entry for Academy Awards http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129912 [Culture] : <BR><BR>The Korean movie "A&nbsp;Taxi&nbsp;Driver"&nbsp;has been selected as&nbsp;the ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129912">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Tue, 05 Sep 2017 11:49:17 +0900 Culture Number of Students in S. Korea Deceases 170,000 http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129785 [Culture] : <BR><BR>The number of kindergarten, elementary, middle and high school students in South Korea has ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129785">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Thu, 31 Aug 2017 09:52:57 +0900 Culture BTS' New Album Tops Amazon Presale Orders http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129759 [Culture] : <BR><BR>A new album to be released next month by the South Korean boy band&nbsp;Bangtan&nbsp;Boys or BTS ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129759">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Wed, 30 Aug 2017 10:50:26 +0900 Culture S. Korea, China, Japan Vow Cooperation in Pyeongchang Olympics http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129685 [Culture] : <BR><BR>South Korea, China and Japan have agreed to organize a joint cultural program to make the Pyeonchang 2018 Winter Olympics a cultural sports event.<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129685">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Sat, 26 Aug 2017 14:16:02 +0900 Culture 5th BICF Opens for 10-day Run http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129684 [Culture] : <BR><BR>The fifth Busan International Comedy Festival (BICF) opened for a ten-day run in South Korea’s port city with an opening ceremony on Friday night.<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129684">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Sat, 26 Aug 2017 14:04:22 +0900 Culture S. Korean Edition of Playboy Magazine Hits Stores http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129545 [Culture] : <BR><BR>The South Korean edition of the U.S. men’s magazine “Playboy” has been released for ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129545">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Mon, 21 Aug 2017 16:53:01 +0900 Culture 'A Taxi Driver' Tops 10 Mln Viewers http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129518 [Culture] : <BR><BR>The South Korean movie “A Taxi Driver” has surpassed ten million tickets sold, becoming the first movie this year to reach this achievement.<br /> <BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129518">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Sun, 20 Aug 2017 20:21:04 +0900 Culture Recently Returned Joseon Royal Seals to be Put on Display http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129491 [Culture] : <BR><BR>Two Joseon Dynasty royal seals will be made public following their return from the U.S. last month.<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129491">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:09:08 +0900 Culture S. Korea Wins Bid to Host 2023 World Scout Jamboree http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129437 [Culture] : <BR><BR>South Korea has won its bid to host the 25th World Scout Jamboree in 2023.<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129437">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Thu, 17 Aug 2017 07:53:26 +0900 Culture Seoul Gov't Sets up Promotional Booth in Taipei Mall http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129424 [Culture] : <BR><BR>The Seoul Metropolitan Government will set up a booth in the center of a major shopping mall in ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129424">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Wed, 16 Aug 2017 14:52:17 +0900 Culture 'A Taxi Driver' Tops 9 Million in Attendance http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129410 [Culture] : <BR><BR>The South Korean movie “A Taxi Driver” has surpassed nine million in ticket ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129410">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Wed, 16 Aug 2017 09:33:17 +0900 Culture Hundreds of Girl Statues Displayed to Remember Wartime Sex Slaves http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129382 [Culture] : <BR><BR>Hundreds of girl statues representing victims of Japan's wartime sexual slavery were displayed at a ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129382">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Mon, 14 Aug 2017 16:33:09 +0900 Culture KBS Tops Viewership for 7 Consecutive Years http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129327 [Culture] : <BR><BR>Latest figures show that the Korean Broadcasting System(KBS) has topped the broadcast viewership share ranking for a seventh consecutive year in 2016.<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129327">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Fri, 11 Aug 2017 09:39:46 +0900 Culture Concerts Set for 5 Seoul Palaces Wishing for Olympic Success http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129299 [Culture] : <BR><BR>Various cultural performances will be held at the five major royal palaces in downtown Seoul next ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129299">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Thu, 10 Aug 2017 11:28:50 +0900 Culture Seoul Bus to Carry Peace Statue to Mark Victims Memorial Day http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129298 [Culture] : <BR><BR>Five downtown buses in Seoul will operate for some 50 days carrying peace statues commemorating ...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=129298">[more...]</a><BR> dvjin@kbs.co.kr Thu, 10 Aug 2017 11:22:37 +0900 Culture