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The Asia Society Korea Center’s Monthly Luncheon returned on Tuesday, October 20th, with a fascinating insight into Korean pop music from President of DFSB Kollective, Bernie Cho.
On September 16, 2015, Lotte have officially unveiled the LOTTE New York Palace after taking over the historic New York Palace Hotel.
On a recent trip to Seoul, H.E. Jusuf Kalla, Vice President of Indonesia, talked about how the two countries have similarities in having struggled for independence and developed as nations in the last 70 years.
Dr. Song-Mi Yi, Professor of Emerita at The Academy of Korean Studies and Asia Society's Global Council member was our guest speaker for the September luncheon lecture.
Chilseok is a Korean traditional festival which falls on the seventh day of the seventh month of the Korean lunar calendar, this year falling on August 20.
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Mark Tetto met up with Asia Society Korea Center to share his experiences with innovation and to give an insight in the industry in Korea.
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The Asia Society Korea Center caught up with Ambassador Fearnley to discuss how she has adjusted to Korean life and culture while becoming acquainted with the customs and language over the past six months.
The Asia Society Korea Center, in partnership with the East Asia Foundation, co-hosted a special panel discussion to explore different perspective from the viewpoints of the U.S, Korea, China, Russia and North Korea.
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Asia Society Korea Center's member Kay Song is the head of one of the most influential travel companies in the country; a company that Song built from scratch.
Asia Society Korea Center's Contributing Writer Matthew Fennell examines the similarities in the transmission of MERS to the U.S. and Korea, and how the impact on the two counties is vastly different.

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