Psy: If he's good enough for the presidential inauguration, pictured, he's good enough for Korean tourism. Pic: AP.

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Psy’s new SKorean tourism commercials baffle locals

The Korea Tourism Organization, in an attempt revive a sluggish tourism industry hit hard by inter-Korean tensions, has selected international K-pop sensation Psy as its new face. There is no...

Japan’s nationalist agenda: The year so far

Is the Japanese government turning more nationalistic and militaristic every day? The evidence tells us so. This week Osaka Mayor Toru Hashimoto’s comments about WWII sex slaves caused a lot...

Korea: Kaesong Industrial Complex explained in numbers

The South Korean government ordered the remaining workers at a shuttered jointly-run industrial complex in North Korea to return home. The decision was made a day after Pyongyang rejected South Korea’s...