Frozen Flower

Frozen Flower

A Frozen Flower is a 2008 South Korean film directed by Yoo Ha. A story particularly controversial is the characters’ violation of royal family protocol and their pursuit of both homosexual and bisexual love. The film is set in Goryeo Dynasty Korea and stars Jo In-sung, Ju Jin-mo and Song Ji-hyo. In the end of […]

Restaurant Tour 5: Jin Restaurant

Restaurant Tour 5: Jin Restaurant

Having spent the afternoon of the 20th of January 2009 in Regent Street and Oxford Street in the West End of London I was looking forward to meeting a friend for dinner and relaxing. The meal was at the JIN BARBEQUE RESTAURANT in Soho: 16 Bateman Street, London, W1D 3AH Telephone number: 020 7734 0908 […]

Honda Launches All-New Wave 110i with PGM-FI

Honda Launches All-New Wave 110i with PGM-FI

Honda has highlighted its two decades of leadership in the Thai motorcycle market by launching the Wave 110i, a family motorcycle that offers the greatest consumer benefits. The Wave 110i is a trendy new vehicle in the “Modern Cub” style, designed under the “Precious Commuter” concept. It features cutting-edge PGM-FI technology, which creates a new […]

Exhibition: Paintings by Yuko Nasu, Special Private Tour and Talk

Exhibition: Paintings by Yuko Nasu, Special Private Tour and Talk

Date: Tuesday, 27th January 2009, 6.30pm Exhibition: 22nd January to 21st February 2009 Venue: The Arts Gallery, 65 Davies Street, London, W1K 5DA Fee: Free (booking required) This special private exhibition tour and talk with emerging Japanese artist Yuko Nasu is exclusively for Japan Society members.The exhibition entitled John Doe: Imagined portraits of unknown people, […]

Tao Te Ching

Tao Te Ching

The Tao Te Ching or Dao De Jing, originally known as Laozi or Lao tzu, is a Chinese classic text. According to tradition, it was written around the 6th century BC by the sage Laozi, a record-keeper at the Zhou Dynasty court, by whose name the text is known in China. The text’s true authorship […]

Discover Korean Food #5: Dr. Sook-Ja Yoon’s "Haemul-pajeon" (THE EAST Campaign in Association with The Institute of Traditional Korean Food)

Discover Korean Food #5: Dr. Sook-Ja Yoon’s "Haemul-pajeon" (THE EAST Campaign in Association with The Institute of Traditional Korean Food)

Haemul-pajeon is a savory pancake with plenty of green onion and seafood coated with mushy dough and beaten egg on top. Haemul-pajeon is a well-harmonized dish that is studded with soft green onions and tasty seafood. Dongnae-pajeon is a famous dish from the city of Busan. ◎ Ingredients & Quantity * 100 g mussel flesh, […]

This isn’t romance: Soho Theatre and Akbar Kurtha present

This isn’t romance: Soho Theatre and Akbar Kurtha present

Date: 12 February – 7 March 2009, 7:30pm Venue: Soho Theatre Company Ltd, 21 Dean Street, London, W1D 3NE Fee: £10 12-17 February, £15 (£12.50) 17-28 February, £20 (£17.50) 2-7 March, £7.50 Weekday matinees 26 February, 5 March, £10 Saturday matinees 21, 28 February, 7 Identity, sex, twisted revenge. An Anglo-Korean model returns to Seoul […]

Korea Foods Ltd Celebrates Lunar New Year with 20% off from all Nongshim Products

Korea Foods Ltd Celebrates Lunar New Year with 20% off from all Nongshim Products

Date: 22/01 ~ 24/01 Venue: KOREA FOODS CO. LTD, Unit 5, Wyvern Industrial Estate, Beverley Way, New Malden, Surrey, KT3 4PH, UK Korea Foods Ltd, the biggest UK Korean Foods whole seller, announced to offer 20 % discounts from all Nongshin Products (except for Samdasu). “We are so delighted to offer such discounts to help […]

‘Green New Deal’ is keyword for Korea

‘Green New Deal’ is keyword for Korea

This is the third in a series of articles compiled by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism on the government’s project to restore and improve four major rivers — the Han, Nakdong, Geum, and Yeongsan Rivers — across the country. Once the four river project is finished by 2011, it will be possible for […]

London United Korean Fan Club

London United Japanese Fan Club