The gender pay gap in South Korea is the highest in the OECD, with South-Korean women remaining under-represented in public life.
Contrary to popular opinion, North Korea is a country of individuals - people with ambition, ideas and aspirations. That's why making individual connections within the country is so impor...
Serious crime among people over the age of 65 is on the rise in South Korea, as seniors grapple with isolation, poverty and mental health issues.
Strategic balance is the new normal in Asia's cross-border energy infrastructure, writes Miyeon Oh, as countries attempt to avoid direct conflict in an era of great competition for power.
In 2017, North Korea seemed to be on the brink of war. Now, the threat has diminished and even promises to become an opportunity.
Conventional approaches consider real exchange rate undervaluation as a potential development policy tool.
In a bid to salvage talks between North and South Korea, Kim Jong Un has made a series of positive promises.
Kang Kyung-Wha spoke of a turning point in relations with North Korea, at the opening of the World Economic Forum on ASEAN 2018.
South Korea has topped a list of most educated countries, after it boosted spending on education. Canada comes second, followed by Japan.
The South Korean Ministry of Food and Drug Safety has announced a ban on selling coffee in schools in order to make children healthier.
A study estimates that cross-border economic cooperation between North and South Korea could be worth $149.9 billion over the next 30 years.
K-pop fans are incorporating Korean words into their everyday speech.
The next generation of mobile infrastructure is supposed to provide everyone with advanced digital services such as virtual reality. But without sharing networks, it may be too expensive
The region's youth are reaching working age faster than their countries can create jobs for them – threatening the strong growth of the recent past.
The previous limit was almost 10 hours every single day, including weekends.