Showing posts with label Korean language. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Korean language. Show all posts

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Learn Korean language in the Philippines and online

Korean Learning Institutes and Websites
<On-site Korean Learning Institutes>
I.      Metro Manila
1.     Korean Cultural Center in the Philippines
-          Location: 2F Mancor Corporate Center, 32nd St. Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City 1634
-          Tel: (02) 555-1711
-          E-mail:

2.     UP Department of Linguistics, UP Diliman
-     Location: Faculty center RM. 2110, UP Diliman, Quezon City 1101
-     Tel: (02) 926-9887
-     E-mail:
-     Website:


Sunday, March 10, 2013

Culture Ministry sets guideline for Romanizing Korean names

There’s good news for people who struggle to spell Korean names correctly in English: The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism on Friday decided to standardize the Romanization of Korean names into “family name + given name” instead of the widely used “given name + family name” as written in Western countries.

In an attempt to respect the Korean tradition of placing more value on family names, the government said the new guideline would affect all Korean names on government documents, websites and name cards of public officials. 

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Learning the Korean language

Don't you wish that you know a second language other than your own native tongue? There is a growing number of people around the world that have become interested in learning the Korean language or alphabet (called Hangul).

Korean Alphabet (Courtesy of

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