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Dr. Jocelyn Clark, shown here in Seoul on Sept. 19, 2010, is trying to revive Korean traditional music in its homeland. (Asia Society Korea Center)
Is Korean Traditional Music Like a Stay-at-Home Diaspora?
The peninsula's musical heritage is threatened by its local perceptions. more
L to R: Charm Lee (CEO, Korea Tourism Organization), Soo Siew Keong (Regional Director North Asia, Singapore Tourism Board), Kyongsoo Lho (Co-Chairman, Asia Society Korea Center), Simeon P. Marfori, II (Undersecretary, Department of Tourism, Philippines), Dong Bin Shin (Co-Chairman, Asia Society Korea Center)
Tourism Key to Southeast Asia Development, Say Dignitaries
Vice ministers from the Philippines and Singapore recently addressed Asia Society members in Seoul. more
Brian R. Myers speaking in Seoul on September 14, 2010. (Asia Society Korea Center)
South Korea: The Unloved Republic?
Decades of official policy have actually undermined South Koreans' loyalty to their homeland, argues scholar. more
Scott E. Kalb speaking at Seoul's Lotte Hotel on August 24, 2010. (Asia Society Korea Center)
Inside Korea's Sovereign Wealth Fund
An American expatriate explains how he helps manage trillions in assets for Korea. more
H.E. Pierre Clement Dubuisson, Belgian Ambassador to Korea speaking at the Lotte Hotel. (Asia Society)
What We Do Together, We Do Better
H.E. Pierre Clement Dubuisson, Belgian Ambassador to Korea, speaks at Seoul's Lotte Hotel. more
Asia Society Korea Center's Yvonne Yoon Hee Kim (R) and Robert Young Woo Ro (L) at the signing ceremony.
For the Korea Center, A New Program Partner
Asia Society Korea and Visit Korea Committee signed a bilateral MOU. more
Massimo Andrea Leggeri, Italian Ambassador to the Republic of Korea, speaking in Seoul on June 15, 2010. (Asia Society Korea Center)
Asian-European Relations: Building Blocks for Global Governance
Italy's Ambassador to the Republic of Korea, a veteran diplomat, argues that a lot of work still has to be done to bring Asia and Europe together. more
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'A Barefoot Dream' and Real-Life Opportunities
Asia Society Korea Center is partnering with Seoul Global Center and the UNHCR to provide scholarships for children of mixed families. more
Pakistan’s Ambassador to Korea, H.E. Murad Ali Mukadam, speaking in Seoul on May 25, 2010. (Asia Society Korea Center)
Pakistan and the Regional Security Environment
Pakistan's Ambassador to Korea offers a primer on the most South Asian policy issues. more
Branch Manager and Chief Operating Officer of Deutsche Bank (DB) Korea Michael Hellbeck speaking in Seoul on April 20, 2010. (Asia Society Korea Center)
Lessons for Korea from the Financial Crisis
Deutsche Bank's top figure in Korea offers a nuanced view of the recent meltdown, and how to keep it from happening again. more