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The Ultimate Guide of Figuring Out the Top Female Celebrity of the Time in South Korea (Ft. Soju)
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The Ultimate Guide of Figuring Out the Top Female Celebrity of the Time in South Korea (Ft. Soju)

In Korea, it's apparent that you have joined the Korea's top female celebrity list by looking at which advertisement you are chosen to represent. If you got the famous refrigerator brand, makeup brand, and shampoo brand, you are pretty much at the top. Now, there's an advertisement that beats all three of those. It's the Soju advertisement!

You know those clear liquid that comes in green glass bottles? The one your favorite K-drama heroin gets so drunk on after sipping couple of those shot glasses? YES, that's South Korea's most loved drink of all time, Soju. Since Soju is such a beloved substance in South Korea, it's natural that only the top of the top female celebrities gets chosen to be a model for all the Soju brands.

Eating Alone In South Korea Is The Newest Trend
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Eating Alone In South Korea Is The Newest Trend

In South Korea, its more common to eat as groups of two or more than it is to eat alone, but a new trend is on the rise called HONBAP.

Honbap is a combination of the Korean words for alone and meal and, as the word suggests, the trend involves the practice of eating alone. In Korean culture, it is seen as odd to eat alone and it is far more common to eat in groups or pairs. This new trend is, therefore, breaking with tradition and fits well with the fast-paced lifestyle of the young generation.

Idol stars show respect for fallen soldiers on South Korea's Memorial Day
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Idol stars show respect for fallen soldiers on South Korea's Memorial Day

Idols paid their respects to fallen soldiers on South Korea's Memorial Day.

June 6 was Korean Memorial Day, which commemorates men and women who died in military service during the Korean War and other significant wars or battles since 1956. Idols showed their respects, urging others to display Korean flags as well.

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South Korea halts the deployment of THAAD
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South Korea halts the deployment of THAAD

South Korea's new president Moon Jae In has suspended further deployment of THAAD (Terminal High Altitude Area Defense) missile defense system. 

Currently, two launchers and a radar of the THAAD system is deployed and in operation in Southeastern, South Korea. The system typically requires a total of six launchers, however, the installment of remaining four launchers, which are currently in South Korea, has been halted. 

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G-Dragon's 'Kwon Ji Yong' Ranks No. 1 on iTunes' Album Charts Across 37 Countries!
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G-Dragon's 'Kwon Ji Yong' Ranks No. 1 on iTunes' Album Charts Across 37 Countries!

G-Dragon has finally released his solo comeback album "Kwon Ji Yong". The album took the No. 1 spot on iTunes in over 37 countries!

G-Dragon's "Kwon Ji Yong" was released on Thursday, June 8 at 6 p.m. KST. The album already ranked No. 1 on all Korean music charts, including Genie, Melon, Bugs, and Naver Music in just one hour after it was released!

However, as of 2:40 a.m. KST of June 9, G-Dragon's "Kwon Ji Yong" has already spread across the globe. As reported by Soompi, G-Dragon's latest album has ranked No. 1 on international iTunes chart across 37 countries!