Daily Archive: November 21, 2020

Highly anticipated games unveiled at G-star

SEOUL, South Korean gaming developers and publishers have been unveiling their latest titles featuring cutting-edge graphics and technology at an ongoing game expo. This year’s G-Star Global Game Exhibition is...

BTS’ new album ‘BE’ tops iTunes charts in 90 countries

SEOUL, K-pop sensation BTS has topped 90 regional iTunes charts with its latest album titled “Be,” the band’s agency said Saturday. Released the previous day, the band’s fifth Korean-language studio...

County raises social distancing to third-highest level

SEOUL, The small southern county of Hadong in South Gyeongsang Province started to enforce the third-highest level of social distancing Saturday to prevent the further spread of the novel coronavirus....

About 60,000 take teacher exam despite virus spike

SEOUL, About 60,000 people took a state-run teacher employment examination across the country Saturday despite a new spike in coronavirus cases. The education ministry went ahead with the test to...

Today in Korean history

1974 — U.S. President Gerald Ford visits South Korea. 1980 — The military-backed government of President Chun Doo-hwan issues a decree allowing the partial resumption of political activities. 1989 —...