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Why Seoul stinks in the fall

True story ~ as I was walking to work last Friday afternoon I felt something hit my head. When I looked at the ground, it was the fruit of a gingko tree. Luckily it...

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Toothpaste recall in Korea

Early this year, the Korean branch of Reckitt Benckiser suffered damages from a boycott of its products by South Korean consumers. The company has been sued by hundreds of people harmed with the use...

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Gyeongju Earthquake

Earthquake in Korea is not very common. We usually have 20 to 40 earthquakes a year and many of them are not felt. On September 12th, two earthquakes struck the city of Gyeongju which...