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06 February 2016

We Like 2 Party (2.0) COC (Clash of Companies)

Sm City Olongapo
1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
13 February 2016
13 February 2016

Sungha Jung Live in Manila 2016

Newport Performing Arts Theatre ( Resorts World Manila)
7:30 pm
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Sungha Jung Live in Manila 2016

Sungha Jung Live in Manila 2016

Finger-Style guitarist and Youtube star, Sungha Jung is back to wow us with his acoustic guitar brilliance in Manila on February 13th, 7.30pm at Newport Performing Arts Theater, Resorts World Manila. Sungha Jung is one of the most successful teenage finger style guitar players in the world while still in his teens. With staggering more […]


The 7th Philippine K-Pop Convention: Back to Basics

The grandest, most attended, longest-running and most prestigious Kpop event in the country is back again. The Philippine Kpop Convention, Inc. brings you The 7th Philippine Kpop Convention happening on December 19, 2015, 10am-6pm at the Philippine Trade Training Center, Pasay City (beside World Trade Center)! With this year’s theme, “BACK TO BASICS”, we are […]


EXO PLANET 2, Finally Visiting Manila on January 23, 2016!

The hottest Korean boy group EXO, is set for their very first solo concert in the Philippines. Having been one of the most requested idols to visit the country, EXO is finally coming for a one night only solo concert that would make EXO-Ls (fans of EXO) go wild! EXO, which comprises of members Kai, […]


Ki Hong Lee and David Choi join social media celebrities on Click Play Fest

Korean-American actor Ki Hong Lee and singer songwriter David Choi were among the few social media stars who graced Click Play fest last November 22, 2015 at SMX convention center. The said event is a gathering of SNS (Social networking sites) stars, an event produced by Karpos Multimedia. You tube sensations Cimorelli and Ryan Higa […]


Got7 gets intimate with Filipino Ahgases

“You know what is best? It’s not the food, it’s not the mangoes, it’s you!” – Jackson Wang (referring to Filipino Ahgases)   Got7’s diverse talents combined with their flower boy charms, antics and limitless fan service had shaken the Big dome last November 14, 2015 as All access productions organized Got7’s first fan meeting […]

Korean Times Charity Act 2015/2016

KOPINO is the term Bum Sik Son, founder of Kopino Children Association, Inc., uses to refer to children born between a Korean father and a Filipino mother. The KO in KOPINO stands for KOREAN and PINO stands for FILIPINO. KOPINO has become a common term use to refer to Filipinos who have physically and/or culturally recognizable Korean ancestry.

Since 1990, Filipinos began to see a steady and continuous influx of South Koreans visiting the Philippines as tourists, students and businessmen. These Koreans viewed the Philippines as a less expensive and less stressful place to live…