Cab Drivers Brush Up on Language Skills
The Seoul Metropolitan Government has been recruiting taxi drivers exclusively for foreign tourists since 2009 with the aim of preventing rip-offs and improving convenience. Cab drivers must pass a proficiency test in English, Japanese or Chinese to drive the taxis. >> Full Text

Mobile World Congress 2015 Opens in Barcelona
The 2015 Mobile World Congress opens in Barcelona, Spain on Monday to offer a glimpse of the future of mobile communication technology during its four-day run. The theme for this year is "Edge of Innovation." >> Full Text

February a Lame Month for Korean Films
Korean films performed badly in February. Four domestically produced films made it into the top 10 at the box office here but drew a mere 7.46 million cinemagoers, the worst record for the month in five years. The performance is even worse when compared to January, when six Korean films attracted 13.23 million moviegoers. >> Full Text

First graders smile at an elementary school in Daejeon on Monday as they start school.

Farmers harvest flowers in a greenhouse in Hamyang, South Gyeongsang Province on Monday. /Newsis

Actress Oh Yeon-seo poses at a press preview of the film "Empire of Lust" in Seoul on Monday.

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