When one job just isn’t secure enough

Mr. Lee, a manager at a major construction company in Seoul, works seven days a week. His company job keeps him busy on weekdays....

7-Year-Old Boy Earns $10,000 by Collecting Cans

A 7-year-old child has already earned $10,000 by himself. Ryan Hickman, who lives in OC San Juan Capistrano, started collecting reusable cans and bottles with...

LA Residents are Moving to Harbor City to Avoid the Ever-Rising Rents

Rent is rising out of reach in Los Angeles and many of our fellow Angelenos are moving to Harbor City, according to the search...

Seoul’s homeless continue to hold out hope

Christmas carols could be heard all around and salespeople promoted their bargains through bullhorns to catch the attention of passersby. Seoul Station Plaza bustled...

GDP in Gyeonggi surpasses Seoul

Gyeonggi last year overtook Seoul in terms of regional economy for the first time since 1998, when the government started gathering data. According to Statistics...

The “Zombies” of the Korean Economy

The persistent epidemic of "zombie" companies leaves economists worried about the future of the South Korean economy. A zombie company is a business that, while pulling in...

US Ships More than 1 Million Eggs to South Korea

  U.S. will export shell eggs to South Korea next week. It is the first time in history that South Korea imports eggs from a...

As China slows, new opportunities appear for Korea

Axel van Trotsenburg, vice president of the World Bank, said transition in the Chinese economy will create new opportunities for Korean exporters to tackle...

Over 10,000 Expected to Take Paternity Leave

The number of men who have taken paternity leave this year is expected to soon pass 10,000 for the first time, though this number...

Craze for Mega Millions as Jackpot Hits $540 Million

Mega Millions, one of the most well-known lottery games in the United States, has reached its jackpot to be $540 million. With the hope...

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