China to resume issuing visas for Japanese citizens, no decision on South Koreans yet

China on Sunday (January 29) announced that it would resume issuing visas for Japanese citizens, weeks…

Five Russian men fleeing military conscription have been living at a South Korean airport for months | CNN

Seoul, South Korea CNN  —  Five Russian men who fled the country after Moscow’s military mobilization…

Three people treated during filming of real-life ‘Squid Game,’ but Netflix denies any ‘serious injury’ | CNN

CNN  —  Three people received medical treatment during filming for a real-life “Squid Game” show, Netflix…

From China to Japan, deadly cold is gripping East Asia. Experts say it’s the ‘new norm’ | CNN

Hong Kong CNN  —  A deadly cold snap that is gripping East Asia has killed at…

South Korea’s famous Kimchi pits country’s economy against China. Here’s how

South Korea’s Kimchi, a uniquely sour, salty and umami flavoured dish of fermented vegetables, has hurt…

Why are South Koreans losing faith in America’s nuclear umbrella? | CNN

Seoul CNN  —  They have them, so we need them. That is the fundamental argument for…

From the Emirates to Davos: South Korea’s big week in global business | CNN Business

Hong Kong/Seoul CNN  —  South Korea’s leader is capping off a whirlwind week, after securing tens…

Japan considers downgrading Covid-19 to same level as seasonal flu | CNN

Tokyo CNN  —  Japan will consider downgrading Covid-19 to the same category as seasonal influenza this…

500 evacuated as massive fire breaks out in one of Seoul’s last slums | CNN

Seoul CNN  —  Around 500 people were evacuated from their homes on Friday after a fire…

K-pop star Jin of BTS completes basic training for military service in South Korea | CNN

Seoul, South Korea CNN  —  The oldest member of the K-pop supergroup BTS has completed five…