‘Cotton boy’ campaign recognized by Effie

By Park Si-soo Yuhan Kimberly’s “Pure love story with 100-percent cotton boy” campaign won a bronze award in the category of cosmeticssanitation products at the 2015 Effie Awards, Thursday. The…

Claudia Kim steals show in `Avengers’

By Baek Byung-yeul It is not Robert Downey Jr or Scarlett Johansson but Kim Soo-hyun, who goes by her English name, Claudia Kim, that captured the imagination of some early…

Foreign drug firms threaten to take Korea to WTO

By Park Si-soo An association of foreign drug companies said Thursday it will file a suit against the government with the World Trade Organization (WTO) if the National Assembly passes…

Ewha Womans University 2015 Fall Admission for International Students

Join the degree-seeking program for international students atEwha! Ewha offers various scholarship opportunities including fulltuition and on-campus dormitory fees, plus stipend. Application period: April 6 (Monday) – May 1 (Friday),…

Ewha strengthens industry partnerships

By Chung Hyun-chae Ewha Womans University is strengthening its cooperation with industry, particularly its partnerships in the chemistry and biotechnology fields. “We are now concentrating on conducting joint research with…

Cuba’s enduring challenge to US foreign policy

By Arthur I Cyr “You know, next time you’re going to have to do better, Mr President.” That was former President Dwight D Eisenhower talking with successor John F Kennedy…

Convicted rapist on loose

By Jhoo Dong-chan A convicted rapist, identified only by his surname Park, 30, has disappeared without a trace after allegedly managing to disable his electronic monitoring anklet, according to police…

Convenience store on evolution path

Services, merchandise get more tailor-made By Ko Dong-hwan Convenience stores in Korea are increasingly living up to their name. Discarding their traditional image of selling only junk food and 247…

Curtain falls on nation’s first movie theater

By Jhoo Dong-chan The nation’s first movie theater, Dansungsa, which is 108 years old, will be transformed into a multi-purpose office building, officials said Tuesday. The theater, located in Jongno…

Collective lawsuit allowed against Canadian bank

By Kim Jae-won The Supreme Court allowed investors to file a collective compensation lawsuit against Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) over its alleged stock manipulation regarding equity-linked securities (ELS) sales,…