Korea Among Worlds 10 Fittest Countries

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Korea Among World's 10 Fittest Countries
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Korea Among World's 10 Fittest Countries

Korea is the world's eighth-fittest country as measured by walking activity, according to a new global study released this week. Hong Kong came out on top, its residents walking more than any other people in the world.

Researchers at Stanford University in the U.S. studied 693,806 people in 46 countries from July 2013 to December 2014 using a step-counter app installed in their smartphones. They found that people in Hong Kong took an average of 6,880 steps a day.

Chinese ranked second with 6,189 steps, followed by Ukrainians (6,107), Japanese (6,010), Russians (5,969), Spaniards (5,936) and Swedes (5,863). Koreans were in eighth place with an average of 5,755 steps.

Suzy shows off her sexy side for 'Dazed Korea'
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Suzy shows off her sexy side for 'Dazed Korea'

Suzy recently posed for fashion magazine 'Dazed Korea' May issue.

On April 17, photographer Yeong Jun KimĀ unveiled a photo featuring the singer via his social media page.

In the photo, Suzy can be seen on the cover of 'Dazed Korea's May edition wearing a check-patterned suit while making a chic pose with an open top. The cover mimics the layout of an Instagram live stream with a viewer count and comments.

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Celebrating 9 years, fans can get trendy fashion tips from 'Dazed Korea' latest issue.

For Every DIA Fan In Korea Burger King Is Free Right Now
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For Every DIA Fan In Korea Burger King Is Free Right Now

DIA is collaborating with Burger King, Naver Music, and Melon Music to give away 22,000 Bulgogi Burger meals to fans who download their new song.

DIA will be releasing their second studio album YOLO on April 19, and as an event for their upcoming comeback. Fans who download their title song Wanna Date Me? on either Naver or Melon will be placed in a raffle to win a Bulgogi burger meal coupon from Burger King.

The poster for DIAs Burger King event.

Filipino Celebrities Travel to Korea to Watch Coldplay Concert
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Filipino Celebrities Travel to Korea to Watch Coldplay Concert

Filipino celebrities such as James Reid and Nadine Lustre traveled from the Philippines to attend Coldplays concert in South Korea.

On April 15th, Filipino singer, Kiana Valenciano posted a group picture of herself, her singer boyfriend, her celebrity friends and family at the Coldplay concert in South Korea. It was revealed that her celebrity friends included James Reid, Nadine Lustre, MYX VJS Alex Diaz and Donny Pangilinan, and her celebrity boyfriend, Sam Concepcion. They were also accompanied by Reids sister, Lauren and ValencianosĀ  cousins.

The Queen of England Once Spent Her Birthday in Korea Eating Korean Food
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The Queen of England Once Spent Her Birthday in Korea Eating Korean Food

The Queen of England once celebrated her birthday in South Korea by eating delicious Korean food.

In 1999, Queen Elizabeth II visited South Korea as part of a royal tour and celebrated her 73rd birthday there. Her Majesty took a trip to the ancient village of Hahoe in North Gyeongsang, where she experienced some of the areas most important cultural traditions.

Queen Elizabeth II watched as Koreas most famous dish, kimchi, was prepared in front of her. She then watched a performance of the villages unique dance, which had received the title of Important Intangible Cultural Property for its cultural and historic significance to the area.