Korean-American Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Fraudsters pushed investment grift on NYC Koreans: prosecutorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | New York Daily News

    Two fraudsters targeted the city's Korean community with bogus promises about making profits in the foreign exchange market, authorities said. Tae Hung Kang and John Won took out advertisements in Korean-language newspapers claiming investors would see double-digit returns with their company FOREXNPOWER.

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  2. Prolonged protest at THAAD siteRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2018 | English Dong-A

    Prolonged protest at THAAD site. April. 13, 2018 07:54. . The South Korean Defense Ministry's attempt on Thursday to bring construction materials and equipment for the U.S. missile defense base in Seongju, Northern Gyeongsang Province, failed in the face of local protesters.

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  3. The oldest English version of the national anthem is displayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | English Dong-A

    The oldest English version of the national anthem is displayed. April. 13, 2018 07:59.

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  4. Two charged in NY for currency fraud targeting Korean-AmericansRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2018 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    Two men from the New York City borough of Queens were arrested on Thursday and charged with causing roughly $1.1 million of losses in a currency fraud targeting Korean-American investors. U.S. prosecutors accused Tae Hung "Kevin" Kang, 55, of Bayside, and John Won, 49, of Flushing, of "preying upon the kinship of their target group" by enticing victims to invest in or open accounts with their company, Forexnpower.

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  5. Brokerages Expect Hanmi Financial Corp (HAFC) Will Announce Earnings of $0.54 Per ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... . The Bank is a community bank conducting general business banking, with its primary market encompassing the Korean-American community, as well as other ethnic communities across California, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, New

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  6. 29 Asian Actors You May Not Know About, But ShouldRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | Teen Vogue

    ... . She is now starring in the ABC comedy Splitting Up Together and Yellowstone on The Paramount Network. The Korean-American actress's very first role was on Broadway on The King and I ; she then went on to be a part of Spring Awakening , and most ...

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  7. Inter-Korea Summit: South Korea, Japan vow to cooperate on North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | DNA India

    South Korean President Moon Jae-in, right, shakes hands with Japanese foreign minister, Taro Kono, left, prior to their meeting at the presidential house Wednesday, April 11, 2018. , PTI South Korea and Japan on Wednesday vowed to work closely together on North Korea ahead of the looming inter-Korea summit, but their foreign ministers remained divided over long-standing issues of Japan's wartime crimes and disputed islands.

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  8. Public diplomacy critical for peace in perilous times'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Korea Herald

    "Call it track 1.5 or track two, informing and influencing the Congress toward a position favorable to us is very important ahead of the two historic summits. That is the role of public diplomacy."

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  9. Beijing must keep up UN sanctions if it wants nuke-free KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Korea Herald

    China apparently began to relax UN sanctions against North Korea after their summit on March 26. Radio Free Asia, quoting an ethnic Korean living in Yanbian Autonomous Prefecture in Jinlin province, China, reported Wednesday that on April 2, around 400 female North Korean workers were sent to Helong, a city in the prefecture. Voice of America reported that a source in China saw an influx of hundreds of North Korean women arriving in Helong on April 2 to work at electronics manufacturing factories.

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  10. Japan's top diplomat to visit S. KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Korea Herald

    Japan's top diplomat will visit South Korea for a two-day visit from Tuesday, his first trip to South Korea since taking the post last August, diplomatic sources said Monday. Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono will meet his South Korean counterpart Kang Kyung-wha on Wednesday, according to sources familiar with the matter.

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  11. Commentary: Do K-pop stars hold the key to moving North Korean leader Kim Jong Un?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Korean pop group Red Velvet was among the many who performed in Pyongyang last week. Korea Expose's Steven Borowiec discusses their impact in bringing North and South Korea together.

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  12. For decades, beauty salons have aided Koreans staying in styleRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2018 | Korea Herald

    It does not take long to realize that Koreans care a lot about looking good. Just take to the streets of Gangnam, Hongdae or Itaewon to find a parade of the fashionably -- and sometimes scantily -- dressed.

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  13. Pressure-free interaction and detailed styling options help cultivate a new customer baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | Korea Herald

    The barbershop has been slowly fading into a place of the past, only rarely shown on TV as a symbol of the bygone era. But there are signs of it being reborn into a hip place for Korean men.

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  14. At Korean-American churches, a struggle to retain language and tradition - Religion News ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | The Gazette

    Young Nak Celebration Church, left, holds services in English, and across the street Young Nak Church, right, holds services in Korean. Image courtesy of Google Maps LOS ANGELES - Stephen Han's sermon has the cadence of a TED Talk.

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  15. At Korean-American churches, a struggle to retain language and traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | Deseret News

    Stephen Han's sermon has the cadence of a TED Talk. Wearing jeans and a loose button-up shirt, he paces energetically across the stage, only stopping at a table every once in a while to glance at his notes.

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  16. Indonesian university students at the Jakarta Korean Cultural Centre.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | South China Morning Post

    South Koreans make up one of Indonesia's largest ethnic minorities, many of them there to study the Bahasa language; with manufacturing giants showing more interest in opening factories there, their numbers are set to keep on rising Discussion in Indonesian media about foreigners in the country predominantly revolves around the bad behaviour of Westerners in Bali or the large number of foreign Chinese workers. It's rare to read about the goings-on of South Koreans, however, who are one of the country's largest expatriate communities.

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  17. Artist Katie Yun finds meaning in white space NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | The Recorder

    ... one of the most high-profile restaurants in the world. Yun's thoughts about living in Franklin County as a Korean-American influence her pieces, which also play off her interest in white space. "Inserting my body or my experience into a literal ...

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  18. 'Forced to sleep with 31 men'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... is enough. That I've worked hard. Even if you can't smile don't fault me on my way," the note said. In 1996, Korean-American singer Charles Park, also known as Seo Ji-won, took his life at the age of 19. In 2005, actor Lee Eun-Joo committed suicide ...

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  19. King's Dream Succeeds If We Study the BibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | Christianity Today

    April 4 marks the 50-year anniversary since the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. In a time of resurging hate groups and racially charged gatherings, King's prophetic messages matter now more than ever. Our churches, too, need his message.

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  20. Korean start-ups thrive in Fairfax CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | Korea Herald

    By Gerald L. Gordon If you are familiar with Fairfax County, Virginia, located just outside Washington, DC, then you are likely familiar with the fact that we are home to one of the largest Korean-American populations in the United States. In fact, according to the 2010 US Census, more than 60 percent of all Korean-Americans living in Virginia are located in Fairfax County.

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