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Korea

Korean Wave Initiative
Prominent Koreans in Hollywood, such as 'Nikita' writer and producer Albert Kim, actors C.S. Lee and James Kyson Lee, along with filmmaker Christine Yoo, shared their perspectives on the entertainment industry. more
Filmmaker Im Kwon-Taek discusses his long career in Seoul on October 18, 2011. (5 min., 16 sec.)
October Luncheon: Q&A With Director Im-Kwon Taek
Im Kwon-Taek, one of South Korea's most renowned film directors, gives a talk on his experiences in the Korean film industry. more
Stuart Solomon, Chairman of MetLife Korea speaking at the Asia Society Korea Center's monthly luncheon on Sept. 20, 2011. (Asia Society Korea Center)
Stuart Solomon: Growing Up in Korea
MetLife Korea Chairman Stuart Solomon shared his experience of working in Korea, and how his own growth matched his company's. more

Slideshow: Asia Society Korea Center Summer Camp

A new program furthers ASKC's commitment to underserved multiethnic Korean children. more
30 children from Korean multi-ethnic families participated in the 2011 Asia Society Summer Camp program, jointly sponsored by the Asia 21 Korea Chapter and the Seoul Global Center. (Asia Society Korea Center)
Introducing: Asia Society Summer Camp
Asia Society Korea Center uses summer fun to underscore its commitment to Korea's underserved multi-ethnic families. more
Locking, popping, martial arts derring-do and other highlights from the Aug. 3, 2011 "Hip Hop Kung Fu" event on Asia Society's stage. (4 min., 28 sec.)
Ninjas Rocking and Violin-Infused Rap at 'Hip Hop Kung Fu'
Dynamic, high-energy performances demonstrate a give-and-take between hip hop and Asian culture. more
Higlighting Singapore's competitive advantages, Singapore Tourism Board Regional Director Soo Siew Keong discusses the promising outlook for tourism in his country. (2 min., 18 sec.)
The Singapore Difference
After an exceptional year for Singapore tourism, Siew Keong, Singapore Tourism Board's Regional Director discusses future prospects. more
Martha Ortiz De Rosas, Mexico's Ambassador to the Republic of Korea.
Mexico: The Country with Many Faces
Mexico's Ambassador to South Korea promotes economic liberalization in a luncheon address. more

Slideshow: Asia Society Korea Center Celebrates Its 3rd Anniversary

Asia Society Korea Center commemorates the occasion with music, fashion, and an array of special guests. more
Young-Gak (Ken) Yun, Chairman and CEO of Samjong KPMG, gives his thoughts on cross-border M&A's for Korean companies at Asia Society Korea Center's monthly luncheon series held at the Lotte Hotel Seoul on April 19, 2011. (Sebastian Strangio)
Yun: Transformation First Step to 'New Beginning'
Cross-border mergers and acquisitions are the way forward for Korean businesses, says Samjong KPMG's Chairman. more