June Brand Reputation Rankings For Individual Girl Group Members Revealed

The Korean Business Research Institute has published this month’s list of brand reputation rankings for individual girl group members! The rankings were determined through an analysis of the consumer participation, media coverage, communication, and community awareness indexes of 380 girl group members using big data collected from May 15 to June 16. MAMAMOO’s Hwasa shot […]

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Stars Show Up To The Polls To Vote In The 2018 Local Elections

On June 13, many stars carried out their civic duties to vote in the 2018 Korean local elections from any of the 14,134 voting polls nationwide from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. KST. Go Ara wrote, “Voting complete. Stamp. Press hard.” Girls’ Generation’s Hyoyeon said, “Photo of proof that my family voted” and showed the hands of her […]

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Girls’ Generation’s Seohyun, Park Na Rae, Girl’s Day’s Minah And More Join 2018 Ice Bucket Challenge

With the hot summer days approaching, celebrities have once again begun the Ice Bucket Challenge! The 2018 Ice Bucket Challenge set off on May 29 with Sean, who has consistently been supporting ALS patients. Since then, celebrities including Girls’ Generation’s Sooyoung, Park Bo Gum, and Yeo Jin Goo have taken part in the challenge. Whoever takes […]

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Sublime Artist Agency Clarifies Reports On Seohyun No Longer Working With Company

Sublime Artist Agency has explained its relationship with Seohyun. It was reported on May 30 that Seohyun has worked with the help of Sublime Artist Agency but parted ways with the company in March. According to industry representatives, she is now working on setting up her own agency with her father and acquaintances. In response, […]

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Girls’ Generation’s Seohyun To Be Ambassador For Unification Education

Girls’ Generation’s Seohyun has been chosen as an honorary ambassador for unification education. On May 17, the Ministry of Unification announced that Seohyun is to be appointed as an honorary ambassador of unification education as part of a celebration for the “6th Unification Education Week” on May 21. A source from the Ministry of Unification stated, “It was […]

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Girls’ Generation’s Seohyun, Red Velvet, And More Meet President Moon Jae In At Lunch Following Performances In North Korea

President Moon Jae In invited South Korean artists who recently performed in North Korea to a special luncheon to thank them. The group of artists who performed in Pyongyang in late March and early April for the special series of concerts included Cho Yong Pil, Lee Sun Hee, Choi Jin Hee, Yoon Do Hyun, Baek Ji […]

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Korea Remembers Victims Of The Sewol Ferry Disaster On Its 4th Year Anniversary

On April 16, 2014, a passenger ferry on its way from Incheon to Jeju Island sank while carrying 476 people. 304 crew members and passengers, mostly students of Danwon High School, died from the incident. Four years have passed since the Sewol Ferry disaster. On April 16, 2018, the first memorial ceremony organized by the Korean […]

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