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Welcome Freedom in South Korea

Welcome Freedom in South Korea

When my mother and I arrived at Incheon Airport in November, after twenty uncomfortable hours with K94 masks, I was shocked by the emptiness of the air. It looked more like workers dressed in face shields and white Tyvek suits than passengers. A kind young man from South Korea’s national health association examined our stack …

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South Korea: Will dog meat restaurants be a thing of the past?  |  Asia |  An in-depth look at news from around the continent |  DW

South Korea: Will dog meat restaurants be a thing of the past? | Asia | An in-depth look at news from around the continent | DW

The South Korean government on Thursday is kicking off discussions on laws that would ban the consumption of dog meat, a move that has delighted animal rights activists and pet owners. However, traditionalists oppose the proposal on the grounds that dog meat is a traditional Korean food and people should be free to eat it …

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13 Best Asian Recipes | Easy Asian Recipes | Quick Asian Recipes

13 Best Asian Recipes | Easy Asian Recipes | Quick Asian Recipes

Asian Recipes: If your Pan-Asian cuisine is your favorite and you’re looking for inspiration to cook up a storm at home, you’ve come to the right place. Discover the diverse cuisines of Asia, synonymous with remarkable flavors and vibrant colours. Ingredients common to many cultures of the regions include rice, ginger, garlic, sesame, pepper, and …

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Netflix needs new subscribers.  The Korean playbook is his secret weapon.

Netflix needs new subscribers. The Korean playbook is his secret weapon.

“Squid Game” is the most watched Netflix Inc. ever released in any language. It only took four weeks to have a show this fall. But when it comes to the streaming giant’s global ambitions, what happened next is even more important – viewers who devoured the “Squid Game” started watching more shows in Korean. The …

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