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Reporter : Kwon Mee-yoo
Thu, February 22, 2024 | 20:43
Argentine embassy celebrates 207 years of independence
The Embassy of Argentina in Korea hosted a celebration for Argentina's Independence Day, July 6. This occasion marks the historic declaration of independence on July 9, 1816, which liberated the united provinces of the Rio de la Plata from the Spanish monarchy. Argentine Ambassador to Korea Alfred Bascou reflected on Argentina's journey of independence and the global challeng...
Italian embassy offers insight into future of metaverse
The Embassy of Italy hosted two international symposiums on the metaverse, exploring the societal effects of the emerging technology and discussing ways to navigate related challenges, July 3 and 4. The first symposium, held in collaboration with the National Assembly Forum on New Industry and the Korea-Italy Parliamentary Friendship Group, charted an ethical vision of the me...
ASEAN-Korea Centre's mission to Malaysia
Participants of the Investment and Market Research Mission to Melaka, Malaysia, organized by the ASEAN-Korea Centre, pose with a placard during their site visit to Kompleks Kraf Melaka, an art gallery specializing in craftwork, Thursday. The center's outbound mission included a seminar, B2B meetings and site visits to boost cooperation in the design industry and creative econ...
ASEAN-Korea Centre discusses design industry, creative economy in Malaysia
The ASEAN-Korea Centre (AKC) is hosting a seminar on the design industry and creative economy in Melaka, Malaysia, from Tuesday to Friday.
Tunisia aims to expand market share of agri-food products in Korea
Tunisia, a North African country renowned for its rich agricultural tradition and diverse food industry, is seeking to increase its market share in Korea with a wide range of products from premium olive oil and tuna to the unique Tunisian pepper paste known as Harissa, which is listed as a UNESCO intangible heritage of humanity.
Embassies join celebration of diversity at Seoul's pride parade
In a remarkable display of international solidarity, foreign embassies in Seoul took part in the city's annual pride parade, Saturday, highlighting the universal importance of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or questioning (LGBTQ) rights and visibility.
[INTERVIEW] Hassan Wirajuda sheds light on role of Korea, Indonesia in global community
With a resume rich in diplomatic endeavors and a robust understanding of international relations, Hassan Wirajuda, former Foreign Minister of Indonesia, provided insight into Indonesia's international policy, the ever-evolving role of Indonesia and Korea in the Indo-Pacific and the potential for future cooperation between the two countries.
Relief team dispatched to wildfire-hit Canada
Members of the Korea Disaster Relief Team (KDRT), composed of firefighters, emergency workers and medical staff, take an escalator to board a flight to Quebec, Canada, at Terminal 1 of Incheon International Airport, Sunday. The 151-member team's mission is to aid Canadian fire authorities for 30 days in Lebel-sur-Quevillon, Quebec, a region deeply affected by wildfires that h...
[ROUNDTABLE] Diplomats from Central Asia hope for further cooperation with Korea
Economic cooperation is a priority of Uzbek-Korean relations. We consider interaction in the field of investment and innovation as an important mechanism for accelerating the modernization and diversification of our national economy.
[ROUNDTABLE] Korea envisions Expo 2030 as platform for global solutions, enhanced Central Asia ties
Amid the final push in the campaign to host World Expo 2030 in the southeastern city of Busan, Korea seeks to leverage this opportunity to channel efforts to address global challenges and boost global relations, with a particular focus on Central Asia.