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Source Music files US$360,000 lawsuit against ADOR CEO Min Hee-jin

NME 16 Jul 2024
On July 15, Sports Seoul reported that Source Music had filed a lawsuit against Min at the Seoul Western District Court ... Earlier this month, Min was spotted leaving a police station in Seoul after ...

Source Music files $390,000 damages suit against Ador CEO Min Hee-jin

Korea Times 16 Jul 2024
But Sports Seoul reported that the lawsuit seeks 500 million won ($390,000) in damages for defamation, business interference and insult.

Photographs and memories: The Lay family

Korea Times 13 Jul 2024
The American and British legations in Jeongdong, Seoul, circa 1900s ... Consul Lay was a very avid tennis player and participated in the good-natured rivalry between Chemulpo and Seoul ... While the section about Seoul is poetic, it is extremely anemic..

Paris Olympics: What to know and who to watch during the table tennis competition

Colorado Springs Gazette 12 Jul 2024
Ma Long, China ... —Sun Yingsha, China ... —Wang Chuqin, China. No ... The 17-year-old Lebrun is considered one of the rising stars in the sport. At No ... —China aims to increase its dominance of the sport that was added to the Olympic program at Seoul in 1988 ... 10 ... 4.

LG Twins, Doosan Bears to temporarily play at Olympic main stadium for 5 seasons

Korea Times 09 Jul 2024
As part of Seoul's broader construction plan to transform the Jamsil area into a major sports and entertainment district, the Jamsil Baseball Stadium, currently home to LG and Doosan, will undergo ...

Korea braces for challenges in Paris as Olympic athletes gather for launch ceremony

Korea Times 09 Jul 2024
The Korean Sport & Olympic Committee (KSOC) held the team launch ceremony at Olympic Park in Seoul, with hundreds of athletes on hand, with the opening ceremony of the 33rd Summer Olympics 17 days away.

How to ensure higher-density housing developments still have enough space for residents' recreation needs

Phys Dot Org 07 Jul 2024
The first strategy is to rely more on indoor facilities such as sports halls, gyms and swimming pools ... Seoul has creatively transformed a former highway overpass into an attractive walkway and public space.

Surprise appearance of Son Heung-min packs public park in minutes, prompts police to control area

Korea Times 06 Jul 2024
Friday of a crowd surging to a "dangerous" level at a public sports park in Yongin, just south of Seoul, where the captain of Tottenham Hotspur apparently happened to have turned up and been playing football.

Darrell Christian, former AP managing editor and sports editor, dies at 75

Hastings Tribune 06 Jul 2024
Christian said the top story he covered as sports editor was Ben Johnson testing positive for a banned steroid at the 1988 Olympics in Seoul, South Korea, which caused him to work for 48 consecutive hours.

Embrace spirit of steppes at World Nomad Games

Korea Times 05 Jul 2024
Kazakh Ambassador to Korea Nurgali Arystanov speaks during an interview with The Korea Times at the Embassy of Kazakhstan in Seoul, May 27 ... A key aspect of the World Nomad Games is the preservation of ancient sports and cultural practices.

World Taekwondo President awards FISU President Leonz Eder honorary 8th Dan

Inside The Games 05 Jul 2024
World Taekwondo (WT) President Chungwon Choue awarded the International University Sports Federation (FISU) President Leonz Eder an honorary 8th Dan certificate in recognition of his unwavering support for Taekwondo in university sports.

Elementary school class sizes forecast to shrink to single digits by 2034

Korea Times 05 Jul 2024
Children cheer during a sports day event at Seogyo Elementary School in Mapo District, Seoul, May 3 ... History Museum in Jung District, Seoul, where a group of policymakers and lawmakers participated.

Việt Nam ready for smart tourism era

Vietnam News 05 Jul 2024
SEOUL — Việt Nam is believed to be well-equipped with the necessary social infrastructure and legal framework to usher in an era of smart tourism ... Forum held earlier this month in Seoul, South Korea.

World Taekwondo awards FISU president honorary black belt

Korea Times 04 Jul 2024
World Taekwondo (WT) President President Choue Chung-won, left, awards International University Sports Federation (FISU) President Leonz Eder an honorary eighth dan black belt certificate at the WT headquarters in Seoul, Thursday.

Civic groups criticize Son Heung-min's father for lacking sensitivity, awareness toward child welfare

Korea Times 02 Jul 2024
Calls for zero tolerance of violence in sports grow louder ... Civic sports ... On Thursday, they will hold a forum titled "The Current State of Child and Youth Sports Human Rights" in Mapo District, Seoul.

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