A guide to Korean-style drinking for the uninitiated. Gun bae!
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Cheonan. Yeonpyeong. North Korean Face-girl. Mt. Baekdu. What were the hottest keywords for Koreans in 2010?
LEE YOO EUN
Of the 8.8 million refugees in the world, about half are right here in Asia.
DAN-CHYI CHUA
So what if Asians performed abysmally at this year's World Cup? There is still something we can be very proud of.
DAN-CHYI CHUA
If you haven't picked a team yet, think about going for the Asian underdog. It's been a helluva ride for them to get to South Africa.
DAN-CHYI CHUA
The women of China can take a leaf from Korean women who have come into their own through a great belief in themselves.
LEE HAN SHIH
Korean American Christine Lee Zilka, like Hans Christian Andersen’s mermaid, moves between two worlds for the sake of love.
CHRISTINE LEE ZILKA
LEE HAN SHIH
Booming sales in China Auto sales in China soared by more than 70 per cent in January, putting it on track to overtake Japan as the world’s second biggest automobile market this year. Last year 5.9 million vehicles were sold in China. Growth this year is projected at 15 per cent.
LEE HAN SHIH
Baidu ventures into news service China’s premier local search engine Baidu has secured a coveted Internet news licence on the Internet and has formed a small core team to study ways to provide news using the Web 2.0 methods to its numerous users. The listed Baidu aims to establish itself as a major player in the fast growing net advertising market.
LEE HAN SHIH
A look at what happened in North Asian businesses, three years to this day.
LEE HAN SHIH