Category: South Korea

The Arnaults are betting big on Okay-Pop, and it shows the power of South Korea’s luxury spending machine

BTS singer Jimin at Dior’s vogue present in Paris on January 20. Stephane Cardinale – Corbis/Corbis via Getty Images The Arnault household is betting big on Okay-Pop stars. In January, Delphine Arnault’s Dior signed BTS star Jimin as the model’s world ambassador. Experts inform Insider this can be a calculated transfer to faucet into the booming South Korean market. On January 11, Delphine Arnault was…

Take a look at the planes upstart airline Northern Pacific plans to use to connect Japan and Korea with major...

Northern Pacific Airways Brady MacDonald/Insider Northern Pacific plans to begin flying from NYC, LA, Orlando, and Vegas to Japan and South Korea beginning in 2023. Look inside Northern Pacific’s fleet of second-hand 757-200s. The new Northern Pacific airline plans to connect Asia and major US cities through Alaska subsequent yr. Northern Pacific Airways Brady MacDonald/Insider Northern Pacific Airways invited Insider to Ontario International Airport in…

Ohio GOP congressman’s niece was among the 154 people killed in a crush of people in South Korea on Halloween...

A mourner locations a flower to pay tribute for the victims of a lethal accident following Saturday evening’s Halloween festivities in Seoul, South Korea. Lee Jin-man/AP At least 154 people had been killed after a crowd surge on Saturday in the Itaewon neighborhood of Seoul. Most of the victims had been in their 20s and 30s, The Associated Press reported. Rep. Brad Wenstrup stated in…

A rule of physics dictates when a crowd crush turns lethal, like (*154*) Seoul, South Korea, where 154 died

The belongings of victims are seen on the scene of a lethal stampede throughout a Halloween pageant on October 30, 2022 (*154*) Seoul, South Korea. Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images A Halloween get together (*154*) Seoul ended (*154*) at the least 154 deaths after the streets turned badly crowded. The phenomenon, referred to as crowd surging, comes right down to fundamental physics, an skilled instructed…

Photos and witness accounts detail the crowd surge that killed at least 151 people during Halloween festivities in South Korea:...

A girl is attended to as dozens of people suffered cardiac arrest in the well-liked nightlife district of Itaewon in Seoul on October 30, 2022. Photo by ANTHONY WALLACE/AFP through Getty Images At least 151 people died after a crowd surge in South Korea on Saturday, as per the BBC. The incident occurred during Halloween festivities in Seoul in a well-liked nightlife district. Photos confirmed…

Buhari returns to Abuja after World Bio Summit in South Korea

Tribune Online Buhari returns to Abuja after World Bio Summit in South Korea President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to Abuja after a six-day journey to Seoul, South Korea, to take part in the World Bio Summit 2022. His aircraft touched down on the Presidential Wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, at about 6 am and he was obtained by some safety chiefs and…

Starbucks just opened a new store in a 103-year-old traditional Korean home — see inside

Starbucks Starbucks opened a location in a hanok in Daegu, South Korea built in 1919. Hanoks are traditional Korean homes with heating and cooling abilities. The store has a traditional hanok side, a more modern side, and a garden for customers. Starbucks just opened a unique store located in an old Korean hanok, a traditional house, in Daegu. Starbucks This hanok was built over 100…