Foreigners Make Up 3.4% of Population
Some 1.74 million foreigners live in Korea, accounting for 3.4 percent of the entire population. Their number is smaller than the population of North Jeolla Province (1.86 million), but larger than that of North Chungcheong Province (1.58 million). >> Full Text

Distributors Shy of Film About WWII Sex Slaves
The movie "Spirits' Homecoming," which depicts the plight of Korean sex slaves for Japanese troops during World War II, has a tough time finding a distributor. The film, which took 13 years to make and was produced with crowdfunding, may not open at all. >> Full Text

Koreans Work Longest Hours on Mondays
Koreans work the longest hours on Mondays and the shortest hours on Fridays, a study by a mobile app service shows. Vendys, a mobile app that provides meal coupons for cafeterias that are close to their workplaces, analyzed coupon usage patterns of 1,994 users from June 2014 to May this year. >> Full Text

Visitors have fun at Haeundae Beach in Busan on Sunday as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome fears ease.

A street in the shopping district of Myeong-dong, Seoul bustles with shoppers on Sunday as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome fears ease. /Newsis

Women pose after watching "Northern Limit Line" in a cinema in Seoul on Sunday.

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