Seoul Kimchi Festival Keeps Korean Tradition Alive The city of Seoul held a kimchi festival Friday that was organized in part to keep alive a Korean tradition that is now in decline as technology and modernity have made impractical the communal practice of preparing food for the winter. City officials … Read more on Voice…

[Photo News] Millennium Seoul Hilton's Christmas train Children joined Santa Claus, the Millennium Seoul Hilton mascot and hotel employees to see a Christmas train, now in its 20th year of operation, in the hotel's lobby on Sunday. Over 80 local and international businesses sponsored the Christmas train … Read more on The Korea Herald

In a Seoul coffee shop, onetime North Koreans enter the 21st century SEOUL — Ten dollars is all it takes to become a shareholder in the Yovel coffee shop. It's not about the money. It's about the investment. Joseph Park wants North Korean escapers like him to buy in, literally and emotionally, to his venture.…

Seoul faces dilemma over constitutional claim to N.K. During the negotiations with Seoul to normalize bilateral relations, Tokyo refused to recognize Seoul as representing the entire peninsula — a reason it has sought to engage in separate negotiations with Pyongyang to settle all compensation issues … Read more on The Korea Herald

WTF President Choue updates Seoul-based ambassadors on taekwondo progress World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) President Chungwon Choue has welcomed 20 Seoul-based ambassadors to the body's headquarters, thanking them for their contributions to a "universal sport". The reception took place at the new WTF office in the South … Read more on Insidethegames.biz

UFC Fight Night 79: Who's on the Hot Seat in Seoul, South Korea, This Weekend? It's been a long time coming, of course. Ever since Chan-Sung Jung, the Korean Zombie, posted one of the most thrilling fights in MMA history back at WEC 48, the small-but-populous nation has been a hotbed for MMA talent. Whether…

Seoul Character & Licensing Fair seeks to appeal to all ages “We made an effort to establish this year's character fair as a festival to be enjoyed by not just kids, but adults and families,” KOCCA vice president and chief operating officer Kim Young-chul told reporters during a press meeting held in Seoul on ……

Tens of Thousands March in Seoul, Calling for Ouster of President SEOUL, South Korea — The police on Saturday fired water cannons and tear gas at thousands of protesters shouting for President Park Geun-hye's resignation while marching toward her office in Seoul in the largest antigovernment demonstration here in … Read more on New York Times