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Reporter : Kwon Mee-yoo
Tue, September 26, 2023 | 08:33
India at Buddhism Expo
Sonali Roy, center, Kathak dance teacher and performer of the Swami Vivekananda Cultural Center in Seoul, performs traditional Indian dances Kathak, Rabindra Nritya and Dandiya during the 10th International Buddhism Expo at Seoul Trade Exhibition and Convention Center (SETEC) in southern Seoul, March 31. This year, India was the guest of honor country at the expo, introducing...
Friends of Green Climate Fund
Ambassadors, counsellors and Green Climate Fund (GCF) executives pose during the GCF Group of Friends meeting at Grand Hyatt Seoul, March 31. The Group of Friends of the GCF, launched in 2021, aims to strengthen the relationship between the GCF headquarters in Korea and diplomatic missions here and to share information on the activities and achievements of the GCF supporting ...
[INTERVIEW] Preserving Tanzania's wonders through sustainable tourism
Tanzanian Ambassador to Korea Togolani Edriss Mavura is pleased to see two Korean travel creators presenting his country in unique ways, as they discovered their different experiences with the various charms of Tanzania. As part of "Earth Marble World Tour," a travel game show produced by director Kim Tae-ho, Korean travel creators Pani Bottle and KWAKTUBE visited Tanzania by...
Ambassadors' spouses visit 'Dancing Garden'
Members of the Ambassadors' Spouses Association of Seoul and Ambassador of the Dominican Republic to Korea Federico Alberto Cuello Camilo, right, attend the opening of artist Shim Young-churl's exhibition "Dancing Garden" at Sun Gallery in central Seoul, Friday. Shim takes inspiration from nature and the centerpiece of the exhibit is an interactive art piece called "Flower-Ra...
Ambassador offers taste of Ghana to Korea
Ghanaian cuisine is known for its distinctive mix of flavors and local ingredients. The Embassy of Ghana in Korea hosted an event to showcase the country's culinary offerings, with an emphasis on its liquors.
Denmark-Korea Hospital Alliance
Participants in the launching seminar of the Denmark-Korea Hospital Alliance pose ahead of the event held at the residence of Danish Ambassador-designate Svend Olling, ninth from left, in Seoul's Seongbuk District, Wednesday. The bilateral alliance aims to promote knowledge and experience sharing between the two countries' healthcare sectors with five hospitals from Korea and...
French admiral highlights importance of multilateralism in Indo-Pacific region
France's joint commander of armed forces in the Asia-Pacific welcomed South Korea's new Indo-Pacific strategy and highlighted the opportunity for stronger cooperation between Korea and France. Rear Adm. Geoffroy d'Andigne, French joint commander of the Asia-Pacific zone and armed forces in French Polynesia, said South Korea plays a crucial role in maintaining security and pea...
Mohamed Mbougar Sarr discusses value of Francophone literature in Africa
Senegalese writer Mohamed Mbougar Sarr is a rising star in African literature who won the 2021 Prix Goncourt, one of the most prestigious French literary awards, for his novel "The Most Secret Memory of Men." Sarr visited Korea last week as part of the French Embassy in Korea's Goncourt Choice 2022-2023 program, promoting French-language literature here.
Indonesian investment minister promotes EV cooperation with Korea
Indonesia's Coordinating Minister for Maritime and Investment Affairs Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan voiced hopes of increased cooperation with Korea in the field of electronic vehicles (EV) and a project to build a new capital of the Southeast Asian country, leveraging Korea's technological expertise and Indonesia's abundant resources.
Foreign minister hosts Iftar dinner for Muslims in Korea
Foreign Minister Park Jin hosted an Iftar dinner, Friday, emphasizing the significance of solidarity as Muslims observe the holy month of Ramadan. “Ramadan is more than just a month of fasting. It is a time of solidarity. Over the past three years, we have come to realize all the more fully the deep meaning of the human connections in our world, reminding us that no one is an...