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Father and son watching a fashion show in Beijing. (Photo by Guang Niu/Getty Images)

Oct 08, 2015 PM EDT - Czarelli Tuason

Korea Institute Of Child Care And Education Study Shows That A Father's’ Participation In Childcare Helps With Child's Overall Development

According to a study by the Korea Institute of Child Care and Education (KICCE), children grow up to be more socially, emotionally and mentally sound when their fathers are more involved in the childcare process.

(Photo by: Chung Sung Jun / Getty Images News) South Korea's last MERS patient tests negative on Thursday.

Oct 02, 2015 AM EDT - Diana Tomale

South Korea's Last MERS Patient Tests Negative For The Virus After Two Examinations

South Korea starts their 28-day countdown to be declared as MERS-free after the country's last patient for MERS virus tests negative on Thursday.

Data shows that over 18,000 South Koreans left the urban life last year to settle in rural areas. (Photo by  Handout / Getty Images)

Nov 09, 2015 PM EST - Diana Tomale

Statistics Shows That Young South Koreans In Their 30s Leave The Cities To Settle In Rural Areas

More and more South Koreans are leaving the urban cities to live in the rural areas. Statistics shows that most of them are young people in their 30s.

Hit competitive cooking reality show

Oct 07, 2015 PM EDT - Czarelli Tuason

Growing Trend Of Male Chefs On Television Leads To An Increasing Number Of Men In South Korea Gaining Interest In Cooking

With an increasaing number of rising male chefs on television, men in South Korea are already gaining interest in the field of cooking with the growing notion of "men who cook are sexy."


Sep 29, 2015 PM EDT - Ji Hyun Joo

Singles In South Korea Choose To Spend Holidays Alone

The holidays have become "me" time for singles in South Korea.

(Photo by: Carsten Koall / Getty Images News) A study reveals that South Korea is among the leading countries to have performed cosmetic surgeries in 2014.

Oct 08, 2015 AM EDT - Diana Tomale

South Korea Had The Fourth-Highest Number Of Plastic Surgeries Performed In 2014, A Study Reveals

South Korea is one of the leading countries to have performed cosmetic surgeries last year. Reports reveal that plastic surgery is something not rare in the country.

Tang Wei

Sep 28, 2015 AM EDT - Ji Hyun Joo

Busan Film Festival To Bring In Filmmakers From All Around The World

This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Busan Film Festival.

South Korea New Year's

Sep 28, 2015 AM EDT - Ji Hyun Joo

Ringing South Korea’s Bosingak Bell Isn’t All Fun And Games

Who is responsible for ringing South Korea's Bosingak Bell?

Middle-aged woman cancer patient | By: ULTRA.F | Getty Images

Sep 28, 2015 AM EDT - Czarelli Tuason

Government Data Shows That Cancer Is The Leading Cause Of Death In South Korea In 2014, Accounting For 28.3 Percent

A 2014 data from Statistics Korea shows that cancer is the leading cause of death, accounting for 28.3 percent, in South Korea for both men nd women.

Hanbok dresses by Park Ji Hyun at the Korea Style Week 2015 (Photo by Ed Jones / Getty Images)

Oct 07, 2015 AM EDT - Czarelli Tuason

Young People From The Group Hanboknoledan Are Promoting Comfortable Modern-Designed Hanbok

A group of young women called Hanboknoledan was created in 2011 to show the modern-day Korea that their traditional dress hanbok may be worn comfortbly and fashionably on a daily basis.

Defector says she is

Oct 07, 2015 AM EDT - Diana Tomale

North Korean Defector Kim Ryon Hui Seeks To Return To Her Hometown As She Feels 'Trap' In South Korea

A defector requests to return to her family in North Korea after four years. However, a North Korean specialist is skeptical that the defector is doing this plea of her own will.

A biker drives along the Han River In Seoul. (Photo by Chung Sung Jun/Getty Images News)

Oct 22, 2015 PM EDT - Diana Tomale

New Bicycle Routes Were Launched ByThe Korea Tourism Organization Along Han River As Part Of "Beautiful Travel Routes On Bicycle" List

The Korea Tourism Organization launches new "travel trails" in order to promote the country's food and local culture.


Sep 24, 2015 AM EDT - Ji Hyun Joo

South Korean Women Prepare For Korean Thanksgiving With Fake Arm Casts

The sale of fake casts have been on the rise due to Chuseok.

Cirque Du Soleil | By: Victor Chavez | Getty Images

Oct 01, 2015 PM EDT - Czarelli Tuason

Cirque Du Soleil Returns To South Korea For Their Whimsical Show 'Quidam'

After eight long years, Cirque Du Soleil returns to South Korea for their thrilling acrobatic performance "Quidam" from September until Nov. 1.

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