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Study Shows Korean Women Rank 3rd in Longest Life Expectancy

A report from the World Health Organization revealed that Korean women have the third longest life expectancy rate. Korean women's' life expectancy is 85.48 years, just behind Spain with 85.5 years and Japan, topping the list, with 86.8 years.

Korea - Jun 21, 2016 AM EDT - Simeon L

Koreans Top List of Consuming News Via Smartphone

According to the Korea Press Foundation (KPF), almost half of all Koreans consume digital news via smartphones. They topped the list of 26 countries studied in a survey.

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K-PEOPLE - Jun 27, 2016 AM EDT - Simeon L

Song Joong-ki Holds Meet & Greet with 4000 Fans in Taiwan

(Photo by: Chung Sung Jun / Getty Images News) North Korea frees South Korean national it held for six weeks for allegedly entering the country illegally.

Korea - Jun 09, 2016 AM EDT - Simeon L

China Demands Denuclearization of Korean Peninsula

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Korea - Jun 10, 2016 AM EDT - Simeon L

Golfer Park In-bee to Become Second Korean in Hall of Fame

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K-PEOPLE - Jun 17, 2016 AM EDT - Simeon L

Roy Kim to Release Chinese Track, Solo Concert in Taiwan

K-pop singer, Roy Kim, 22, is releasing a Chinese track, his agency said on Friday. The star will also be holding a solo concert in Taiwan next month.

K-PEOPLE - Jun 15, 2016 AM EDT - Simeon L

Lee Min-ho Wins 'Asian Cinema Pioneer' Prize at Weibo Movie Awards

South Korean mega-star, Lee Min-ho took home the Asian Cinema Pioneer prize at the Weibo Movie Awards in Shanghai on Monday.

K-PEOPLE - Jun 09, 2016 AM EDT - Simeon L

Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo to Reunite at China Fan Meeting

Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo are preparing to reunite during a fan meeting in China, reports suggest. Joong-ki is currently touring China and Hye-kyo is expected to make a special appearance on June 17.

K-WAVE - Jun 08, 2016 AM EDT - Simeon L

'Criminal Minds' Remake To Be Produced by 'Descendants of the Sun' Creators

The popular U.S. TV series, "Criminal Minds," will be remade by the creators of "Descendants of the Sun," Yonhap News reports.

World - Jun 03, 2016 AM EDT - Simeon L

First KCON France Concludes in Paris

France's first K-pop festival, KCON, concluded on Thursday night. The festival included special guests including South Korean President Park Geun-hye.

Korea - Jun 03, 2016 AM EDT - Simeon L

2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics Selects White Tiger As Mascot

A white tiger has been selected as the mascot for the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea. The animal is known as a mythological guardian in the nation's folklore and will be the mascot for Korea's first Winter Olympics.

Korea - Jun 01, 2016 AM EDT - Simeon L

Jeju Island Presents 5-Year Plan for Cruise Tourism

South Korea's most southern island resort, Jeju Island, is planning to become a hub for cruise tourism. The regional government is hoping to draw attention from foreign cruise ships in order to support their touring industry.

World - Jun 01, 2016 AM EDT - Simeon L

June Kang To Host British Embassy Party for U.K. Queen's Birthday

June Kang has been selected as the mistress of ceremonies for Queen Elizabeth II's 90th birthday party at the British Embassy. The host, best known as actor Choi Min-soo's wife, says she is honored to take on the role.

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Korean Cosmetics Demands Multiply in China, U.S.

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Jun 10, 2016 AM EDT - Simeon L

Is Ban Ki-moon Considering a Presidential Run?

(Photo by: Spencer Platt / Getty Images News) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon reportedly plans to visit North Korea, according to a high-level UN source.

May 26, 2016 AM EDT - Simeon L

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