Category: Fashion

BTS secures three prizes at People’s Choice Awards

SEOUL– K-pop superband BTS has won three prizes at the 2021 People’s Choice Awards, the latest in a series of honors it took home from the United States this year.The South Korean group won the group of 2021 and both the song and the music video of 20…

Hybe to hold joint year-end concert of its artists

SEOUL– Hybe, home to famous K-pop groups such as BTS, Seventeen, Tomorrow X Together (TXT) and Enhypen, said Tuesday it will throw a joint concert of its artists to celebrate the end of the year, though BTS will be absent from the event.The concert, t…

Internal Audit Awards Ceremony Held at BAI

For further development and advancement of internal auditing, the Board of Audit and Inspection evaluated the 2021 Internal Audit process and held a competition to assess the best internal audits. The winning institutions and employees were bestowed wi…

The geopolitics of China’s CPTPP move

Published by The Bangkok Post Nowhere is the intersection between geopolitics and geoeconomics more evident than the accession negotiations under the 11-member Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP)....

BTS releases new ‘Butter’ remix

SEOUL– South Korean superband BTS dropped a “holiday remix” of its megahit single “Butter” on Friday in time for the Christmas and New Year season, the group’s management agency announced.The new version is a carol pop genre track with a festive mood …

BTS to hold live concert in Seoul in March

SEOUL– K-pop supergroup BTS will continue its latest live concert series in Seoul in March, its management agency said Friday, after the group successfully finished its sold-out live concerts in Los Angeles amid the COVID-19 pandemic.”See you in Seoul…

Military toughens quarantine rules, accelerates booster shot plan

SEOUL– South Korea’s military will strengthen quarantine measures for troops returning from vacation and start a booster shot program earlier than planned amid growing fears of the omicron variant, officials said Friday.Starting Monday, the military p…

Shuttered Hong Kong Democracy Paper Wins Press Freedom Award

Jailed media tycoon Jimmy Lai and the staff of his now-shuttered Apple Daily newspaper have been awarded a prestigious press freedom prize by the World Association of News Publishers.Apple Daily, formerly Hong Kong’s most popular pro-democracy newspape…

Star-studded Korean rom-com to hit theaters in Christmas season

SEOUL– With the Christmas and year-end season fast approaching, a heartwarming romantic comedy film will hit South Korean theaters later this month.”A Year-End Medley,” directed by Kwak Jae-yong, features different aspects of love through seven separa…