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TAIPEI and SEOUL, South Korea, May 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Ubitus Inc., the worldwide cloud gaming leader, and KT Corporation, the largest telecommunication service provider
Doosan, with its strategic focus on fuel cell growth in the U.S.
NEW YORK, May 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Korea increased 2.2 percent in March to 110.5 (2010 = 100), following a 0.5 percent decline
New York Developer's City in South Korea is One of Asia's Largest Sustainable Developments and a World Leader in LEED NEW YORK, May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Songdo International Business District
SEOUL, Korea, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- #EXPO -- One of Asia's top photo shows "The 25th Seoul International Photo & Imaging Industry Show (P&I 2015)" ended Apr. 19.
With the franchise’s success in South Korea, the company plans to open new restaurants in the US, China and Australia, and is looking for business partners to join them. (PRWEB)
SEOUL, Korea, April 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- #EXPO -- Korea International Boat Show(KIBS), one of the leading marine leisure trade shows in Korea, will be held at Korea International Exhibition
LONDON, April 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Figureheads from the world's leading cruise lines and key industry professionals head to Busan, Korea for Seatrade Cruise Asia which takes place
FORT GRATIOT, Mich., April 9, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- TIP ProFiciency, LLC ("ITIP") is pleased to announce that over 40 top corporations in Japan and Korea attended ITIP Global IP Cost Management
A new video from PornHub, one of the leading porn sites, gives an insight into pornography use in North Korea. Based on their own stats, PornHub enlightens us as to the habits of North Koreans in terms of demographic, time per visit and fetishes. What can this tell us about North Korea’s secretive culture?
Paektu Mountain, also known as Baektu Mountain or Changbai Mountain, is an active stratovolcano that is located along the border of China and North Korea. At an elevation of 9,003 feet, it is the tallest peak on the Korean Peninsula and in northeastern China, as well as the tallest peak in the Baekdudaegan and Changbai mountain ranges. The volcano is a popular tourist area for many South Koreans and foreign travelers. Paektu Mountain is a cone shaped volcano that holds a large caldera that...
The Maltese tiger, also called the blue tiger, is considered to be a tiger with a morphed coloration. It is claimed to inhabit the region of Fujian Province, China. Sightings of Maltese tigers in Korea and Burma have also been reported. The term Maltese derives from a domestic cat that has slate grey fur. Cats of this coloration are abundant in Malta, therefore, this variation of tiger has acquired its name. In support of the blue tiger principle, many breeds of felines have this...
The long-tailed goral (Naemorhedus caudatus), also known as the Chinese gray goral, is a species of wild goat that can be found in northern and eastern Asia. Its range includes China, Russia, and Korea. It prefers a habitat in mountainous regions with little vegetation and rocky ground. This species lives near crevices, which it uses for safety and shelter. Occasionally, these goats can be found in the area of evergreen or deciduous forests. The long-tailed goral differs in size depending...
The Sea Pineapple (Halocynthia roretzi) is an edible species of tunicate. It is known as the Meongge in Korea and the Hoya or Maboya in Japan. This creature lives in shallow water, usually attached to rocks and artificial substrate. It is adapted to cold water temperatures between 36 and 75 degrees Fahrenheit, but prefer temperatures close to 54 degrees F. This creature is known for both its peculiar appearance, described by journalist Nick Tosches as “something that could exist only in...
White Forsythia or Nakai (Abeliophyllum distichum) is a species of flowering plant of the family, Oleaceae. It is the only species in its genus. It is endemic to Korea, where it is endangered in the wild. It is known as Abelialeaf in Korea. It is related to the Forsythia, but differs in having white, not yellow, flowers. It is cultivated as an ornamental plant in Europe and North America. It is a deciduous shrub that grows to 3.25 to 6.5 feet tall. The leaves are simple, 2.33 to 4 inches...
- A handkerchief.
- Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
- In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.