Wed, July 17, 2019 | 12:14
  1. In celebration of Korea Forum
    Korea Times and Hankook Ilbo Chairman Seung Myung-ho, seventh from left, poses with foreign ambassadors to Korea and other guests during the sixth Korea Forum, co-hosted by the two dailies at the Shilla Seoul, Thursday. From left are Argentine Ambassador Alfredo Carlos Bascou; Thomas John Sargent, an economics professor at New York University; Croatian Ambassador Damir Kusen; German Ambassador Stephan Auer; Neal Gorenflo, the co-founder of nonprofit news outlet Shareable; Mexican Ambassador Bruno Figueroa Fischer; Seung; Singaporean Ambassador Yip Wei Kiat; Australian Ambassador James Choi; Costa Rican Ambassador Rodolfo Solano Quiros; Indian Ambassador Sripriya Ranganathan; Dominican Ambassador Humberto Salazar; Korea Times President-Publisher Lee Byeong-eon; British Ambassador Simon Smith; Macquarie Capital Korea Chairman John Walker; Danish Ambassador Thomas Lehmann; and AMCHAM Chairman James Kim. / Korea Times photo by Choi Won-suk
    Korea Times and Hankook Ilbo Chairman Seung Myung-ho, seventh from left, poses with foreign ambassadors to Korea and other guests during the sixth Korea Forum, co-hosted by the two dailies at the Shilla Seoul, Thursday. From left are Argentine Ambassador Alfredo Carlos Bascou; Thomas John Sargent, an economics professor at New York University; Croatian Ambassador Damir Kusen; German Ambassador Stephan Auer; Neal Gorenflo, the co-founder of nonprofit news outlet Shareable; Mexican Ambassador Bruno Figueroa Fischer; Seung; Singaporean Ambassador Yip Wei Kiat; Australian Ambassador James Choi; Costa Rican Ambassador Rodolfo Solano Quiros; Indian Ambassador Sripriya Ranganathan; Dominican Ambassador Humberto Salazar; Korea Times President-Publisher Lee Byeong-eon; British Ambassador Simon Smith; Macquarie Capital Korea Chairman John Walker; Danish Ambassador Thomas Lehmann; and AMCHAM Chairman James Kim. / Korea Times photo by Choi Won-suk
  2. Celebrating Korea-Czech relations
    Visitors to the National Museum of Korea take a look at Bohemian glass relics at a special exhibition marking the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Korea and the Czech Republic, Monday. The exhibition runs until April 26. / Yonhap
    Visitors to the National Museum of Korea take a look at Bohemian glass relics at a special exhibition marking the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Korea and the Czech Republic, Monday. The exhibition runs until April 26. / Yonhap
  3. To-be-built dormitory
    Ewha Womans University President Kim Sun-uk, right, points to an artist’s rendering of a dormitory planned for the school’s campus in Seoul, Tuesday, during a groundbreaking ceremony. Those listening to her are, from left, Choi Kyung-hee, the next president of the university; Chang Myong-sue, head of Ewha Haktang; Yoon Hoo-jung, Ewha’s honorary president; and Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon./ Courtesy of Ewha Womans University
    Ewha Womans University President Kim Sun-uk, right, points to an artist’s rendering of a dormitory planned for the school’s campus in Seoul, Tuesday, during a groundbreaking ceremony. Those listening to her are, from left, Choi Kyung-hee, the next president of the university; Chang Myong-sue, head of Ewha Haktang; Yoon Hoo-jung, Ewha’s honorary president; and Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon./ Courtesy of Ewha Womans University
  4. Return of Goryeo treasure
    An ancient chest used to store Buddhist texts is on display during a ceremony at the National Museum of Korea, Tuesday. The nation’s flagship museum acquired the rare Goryeo Kingdom (918—1392) heritage from a Japanese collector./ Yonhap
    An ancient chest used to store Buddhist texts is on display during a ceremony at the National Museum of Korea, Tuesday. The nation’s flagship museum acquired the rare Goryeo Kingdom (918—1392) heritage from a Japanese collector./ Yonhap
  5. Beauty pageant
    2014 Miss Korea Kim Seo-yeon, 22, waves after winning the annual pageant at the Olympic Hall in the Olympic Park, southern Seoul, Tuesday. The first runners-up were Lee Seo-bin, 21, and Shin Su-min, 20; the second runners-up were Kim Myeong-seon, 21, Sarah Lee, 23, Baek Ji-hyun, 21, and Ryu So-ra, 20. The Hankook Ilbo, a sister paper of The Korea Times, organized the beauty contest./ Korea Times photo by Wang Tae-seok
    2014 Miss Korea Kim Seo-yeon, 22, waves after winning the annual pageant at the Olympic Hall in the Olympic Park, southern Seoul, Tuesday. The first runners-up were Lee Seo-bin, 21, and Shin Su-min, 20; the second runners-up were Kim Myeong-seon, 21, Sarah Lee, 23, Baek Ji-hyun, 21, and Ryu So-ra, 20. The Hankook Ilbo, a sister paper of The Korea Times, organized the beauty contest./ Korea Times photo by Wang Tae-seok
  6. Dami Im in Seoul
    Dami Im, who was the winner of the Australian audition program “The X-Factor” last year sings at the showcase for her debut  album “Dami Im” in Samseong-dong, Seoul, Wednesday. / Yonhap
    Dami Im, who was the winner of the Australian audition program “The X-Factor” last year sings at the showcase for her debut  album “Dami Im” in Samseong-dong, Seoul, Wednesday. / Yonhap