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
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 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