On The Border
A Taste of Korea
60 Years of the Republic
Korean Body Shape 'Becoming More Western'
The body shape of Koreans is becoming more Western. According to a survey by the Korean Agency for Technology and Standards of 1,228 people between 40 and 69 last year, Korean...
Mar. 07, 2013 12:25
Wives Grow More Weary of Married Life Than Men
Husbands are more satisfied with their spouses than vice versa, according to a report based on statistical data and various survey results released by Statistics Korea last...
Mar. 07, 2013 09:07
1 in 5 Boys Born Now Will Never Marry
One out of five Korean boys born now will never marry, and one in four who do marry will end up divorced, according to a projection by Statistics Korea. The agency in a report on...
Feb. 28, 2013 09:47
Recession Changes Map of Housing Market
The map of rich neighborhoods in the Seoul metropolitan area is changing as a result of a real estate market slump that has been going on since the financial crisis started in...
Feb. 22, 2013 13:03
Nose Jobs Most Popular Plastic Surgery in Korea
Liposuction is the most popular cosmetic surgery in the world, according to the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. ISAPS looked at 14.7 million procedures carried...
Feb. 04, 2013 13:10
What's Behind the Comeback of Romantic Movies?
Last year saw a renaissance of Korean film, and romantic movies were at the forefront. The genre saw its domestic box-office record renewed three times in 2012 alone. Released in...
Jan. 11, 2013 08:22