Asia-Pacific, South Korea, Life
Asia-Pacific, South Korea, Business, Life
There is a suicide epidemic amongst teens and the elderly in South Korea, and the government is doing nothing about it.
Asia-Pacific, South Korea, Politics
When you research the fastest growing economies in the world right now, South Korea naturally comes up at the top of the list. South Korea’s economy is not only dominating the cosmetic world with some of the best products regarding quality and price, but also the culinary world, technology, and even media.
Asia-Pacific, North Korea, South Korea, Politics
Balancing power is a sticky process. You don’t want powerful leaders leading your country, because that’s how you get dictatorships. You also don’t want weak leaders doing it either, because that’s how you get trampled on. Somewhere in the middle is the sweet spot, but few countries have figured out how to do that well.
Looking at a map of the Korean peninsula provokes a concoction of thoughts, ranging from the stark enigma of having two countries and two systems within one nation, to the sheer duplicity of propaganda exhibited through loudspeakers across the ‘de-militarized zone’.