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(LEAD) Seoul shares close 0.13 pct lower on downbeat Chinese data SEOUL, Oct. 13 (Yonhap) — South Korean stocks closed down 0.13 percent Tuesday as investor sentiment was dampened by worse-than-expected Chinese trade data. The local currency lost ground against the U.S. dollar. The benchmark Korea Composite … Read more on Yonhap News

Seoul the most popular international city for Chinese travellers A South Korean city has ticked off all the boxes when it comes to what the Chinese look for in a travel destination. SEOUL was the most popular international destination among Chinese tourists, thanks in large part to its K-pop phenomenon and K-dramas. Read more on…

Seoul the most popular international city for Chinese travellers A South Korean city has ticked off all the boxes when it comes to what the Chinese look for in a travel destination. SEOUL was the most popular international destination among Chinese tourists, thanks in large part to its K-pop phenomenon and K-dramas. Read more on…

Seoul Tops Tourist Destinations Among Chinese Seoul has emerged as one of the favorite destinations of Chinese tourists. The Beijing Youth Daily reported in early September that Korea and Japan were the top two destinations for Chinese tourists last year thanks to geographical proximity, citing a … Read more on The Chosun Ilbo

Chinese tourists, with Korean drama stars in mind, flock to Seoul for cosmetic … All around the southern Seoul district of Gangnam — the area of conspicuous consumption made famous by the hit song “Gangnam Style” — Chinese women walk down the street with bandages over their faces and around their heads. Some, despite hoodies ……

South Korean President Park Geun-hye, right, and Chinese President Xi Jinping … SEOUL, South Korea — Chinese President Xi Jinping's arrival Thursday in South Korea for a summit simultaneously snubs nuclear-armed North Korea, bolsters an already booming trade relationship with Seoul and sends Washington and Tokyo a message of … Read more on CTV News

(LEAD) Seoul shares close higher on bets on Chinese economy SEOUL, Feb. 14 (Yonhap) — South Korean stocks finished higher on Friday as investors bet the improvement of the Chinese economy will have a positive impact on the local market, with foreign investors snapping up shares. The South Korean won … Read more on Yonhap News

South Korean wedding companies woo rich Chinese eager for touch of Seoul's … SEOUL, South Korea — Standing by a French chateau's window, the bride-to-be glows in the afternoon sun as she gazes into her fiancé's eyes. This Chinese couple's fairytale moment, however, isn't unfolding at a Bordeaux estate. The 20-something Beijing … Read more on…

Seoul Broadcasting System Apologizes For Sulli Of f(x) Cursing In Chinese On … Network executives from the Seoul Broadcasting System apologized this week for a Chinese expletive singer Sulli Choi from the K-pop girl group f(x) let drop on Sunday's broadcast if the television program "Running Man." Observing the competition from … Read more on…

US seeks tough Chinese stance on NKorea as Kerry heads to Seoul Kerry begins a three-day visit to Seoul, Beijing and Tokyo as US and South Korean officials say the nuclear-armed North appears poised to test a medium-range missile after weeks of threatening statements. Making his first trip to the region since … Read more…