[Graphic News] Most expensive cities for expatriates

Tokyo has regained its top spot among the world’s most expensive cities for expatriates for the first time since 2012, on the rise of the yen. On the other hand, London fell out of the top 100 prici...

Updated : 2016.12.18 18:13

[Graphic News] Trump administration nominees

Updated : 2016.12.15 18:11

[Graphic News] Men on paternity leave only fraction of women on maternity leave

More South Korean men took paternity leave over the past decade, but the number still pales in comparison to women on maternity leave, data showed Tuesday. According to data compiled by Statistics K...

Updated : 2016.12.14 18:05

[Graphic News] Race for next presidency is on

With President Park Geun-hye being impeached by the parliament and facing a disgraceful early exit from office, the race for the country‘s highest office is already shaping up. The election to choo...

Updated : 2016.12.13 17:55

[Graphic News] Scandal probe in numbers

South Korea’s prosecution on Sunday wrapped up its two-month investigation into a scandal that led to President Park Geun-hye’s impeachment last week. Park was never investigated or prosecuted, ev...

Updated : 2016.12.12 18:31

[Graphic News] Apparel & footwear firms ranked on forced labor

KnowTheChain launched a ranking of 20 large apparel and footwear companies on their efforts to eradicate forced labor and human trafficking from their supply chains, finding that only a small group o...

Updated : 2016.12.11 18:25

[Graphic News] Impeachment vote: Will it pass crucial threshold of 200?

South Korea’s parliament will vote Friday on whether to impeach President Park Geun-hye over a scandal that has plunged the country into turmoil. Park‘s liberal foes control 172 votes, 28 shy of t...

Updated : 2016.12.08 18:25

[Graphic News] What Park should do?

Updated : 2016.12.07 18:10

[Graphic News] Asia’s digital music market flourishes

Asia’s digital music market is expanding as a growing number of millennials prefer streaming online and downloading, according to a report by McKinsey & Company. By region, Japan topped the rank in...

Updated : 2016.12.06 18:19

[Graphic News] Number of multicultural students increases tenfold in 10 years

The number of multicultural students in South Korea has risen by more than tenfold in the past decade, data showed Sunday. According to data from the Ministry of Education, 99,186 multicultural chil...

Updated : 2016.12.05 18:22

[Graphic News] World population grows, young girls struggle: UN

The world‘s population grew slightly to 7.4 billion in 2016, the UN said, with a substantial youth bulge challenging political and social systems across the planet. The United Nations Population Fu...

Updated : 2016.12.04 17:57

[Graphic News] Record number of migrants arrived in Italy

A record number of migrants reached Italy by boat from North Africa in 2016, according to official data, as pressure on Italy’s shelter and asylum systems grows. Italy has borne the brunt of the ar...

Updated : 2016.12.01 18:15

[Graphic News] Korean students rank 3rd in math and physics education

Ten- and 14-year-old students in South Korea, Singapore, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Japan outperformed their counterparts in other countries in mathematics, according to the Trends in International Mathem...

Updated : 2016.11.30 18:21

[Graphic News] OECD cuts South Korea’s 2017 growth forecast to 2.6%

The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development has cut its 2017 growth forecast for the South Korean economy to 2.6 percent from an earlier projection of 3 percent, citing slower governmen...

Updated : 2016.11.29 17:59

[Graphic News] Avian Influenza outbreaks

Despite the government’s stepped up quarantine measures to contain the outbreak of bird flu, a highly pathogenic aviation influenza virus appeared to be spreading rapidly throughout the nation. Fol...

Updated : 2016.11.28 18:30