Retailers cash in on Chuseok golden holiday

Retailers cash in on Chuseok golden holiday

This year’s Chuseok break has been unusually long,… thanks to two national holidays and two weekends… before and after Korea’s thanksgiving day. Retailers have taken the opportunity… to try and cash in… on the 10-day long, golden holiday period. Our Kim Hyesung reports. Large retailers in Korea posted solid sales during this year’s Chuseok holiday,…Read More Retailers cash in on Chuseok golden holiday

Celebrating Buddha’s Birthday with lantern festival

Celebrating Buddha’s Birthday with lantern festival

Various events and celebrations have been and are being held across Korea to mark Buddha’s Birthday. For a look at the importance of the day and a lantern festival held in central Seoul, Lee Ji-won reports. Korea is celebrating Buddha’s 2-THOUSAND-560th birthday. And to mark the occasion, various events are being held in central Seoul,…Read More Celebrating Buddha’s Birthday with lantern festival

Chinese New Year 2015

Chinese New Year 2015

Welcome to the Investors Trading Academy event of the week. Each week our staff of analysts and educators tries to provide you a better understanding of a major market event scheduled during the next week. This week we will focus on the Chinese Lunar New Year. This year the holiday begins on February 19th andRead More Chinese New Year 2015

Incheon Airport already crowded before Chuseok holiday… 99,000 expected to fly today

Incheon Airport already crowded before Chuseok holiday… 99,000 expected to fly today

Tomorrow marks the first day of a long public holiday for Korean Thanksgiving or ‘Chuseok.’ Many Koreans are hitting the road, and also flocking to the airport to take advantage of the extended off days. Our Lee Jeong-yeon has been witnessing the exodus at the nation’s main gateway. Jeong-yeon, how’s it looking over there atRead More Incheon Airport already crowded before Chuseok holiday… 99,000 expected to fly today

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2 Storms Could Disrupt Thanksgiving Holiday Travel For Millions | TODAY

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Kim Jong-un stays away from public eye marking regime’s public holiday

Kim Jong-un stays away from public eye marking regime’s public holiday

Contrary to what many North Korean watchers anticipated, the regime has not conducted any provocations. Also during the hermit kingdom’s key anniversary… its leader was not seen in the public limelight. However, according to our Connie Kim… South Korea is staying vigilant regardless. Tension has been mounting on the Korean peninsula as well as theRead More Kim Jong-un stays away from public eye marking regime’s public holiday