[Graphic News] Koreans’ average level of life satisfaction scores 6.4 out of 10

Koreans gave an average score of 6.4 on a scale of zero to 10 for the level of satisfaction with their quality of life, a government survey showed. The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism comm...

Updated : 2018.06.05 18:06

[Graphic News] Dokdo's official land price rises 9.17%

A South Korean provincial government put the official land value of Dokdo, a pair of rocky islets in the East Sea, at 5.93 billion won ($5.49 million) as of Jan. 1, 2018, up 9.17 percent from a year...

Updated : 2018.06.04 17:48

[Graphic News] 12% of young children use smartphones every day: survey

Around 39 percent of children aged between 2 and 5 watch TV daily and 12 percent use smartphones every day, according to Ajou University Hospital, which surveyed the parents of 350 young children. ...

Updated : 2018.06.03 17:56

[Graphic News] North Korea: The world’s most isolated country

North Korea is at the bottom of the rankings on freedom of media, hunger situation and corruption. This graphic shows North Korea's general figures.

Updated : 2018.05.31 18:23

[Graphic News] Conflict flight highest in a decade: monitors

Conflict forced nearly 12 million people to flee within their own country last year, the highest level of such internal displacement in 10 years, international monitors said. A total of 11.8 milli...

Updated : 2018.05.30 18:09

[Graphic News] Amazon's Bezos named most powerful CEO

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is the most powerful CEO in the world, according to a list by Forbes. Larry Page, CEO of Google's parent company Alphabet, ranked second, followed by Facebook's Mark Zuckerbu...

Updated : 2018.05.29 18:11

[Graphic News] Most and least peaceful Asian countries

According to a World Justice Project report, people in Singapore feel the safest, while people in Pakistan feel the least secure. The report measured the prevalence of common crimes in 113 countri...

Updated : 2018.05.28 18:14

[Graphic News] Walmart tops Fortune 500's list

Walmart topped the Fortune 500 list for the sixth straight year and Amazon made the Top 10 for the first time. The 64th annual Fortune 500 list ranks America’s largest companies, representing two...

Updated : 2018.05.27 17:38

[Graphic News] Europe car sales speed up in April

Car sales in the top European markets rose sharply in April, statistics showed Thursday, confounding fears that a slowdown in the eurozone's recovery might put the brakes on the continent's vehicle ...

Updated : 2018.05.24 18:25

[Graphic News] Annual salaries of top 30 firms rise 2.6% in 2017

The average annual salaries of employees at South Korea’s top 30 listed companies grew in the mid-2 percent range in 2017, with the growth rate for women nearly twice that for men. According to j...

Updated : 2018.05.23 18:31

[Graphic News] Air pollution kills over 480,000 Europeans a year: report

Air pollution causes more than 480,000 premature deaths across Europe each year despite “slowly” improving air quality on the continent, the EU’s environment authority said. Data collected at m...

Updated : 2018.05.22 17:39

[Graphic News] Plastic planet

More than 8.3 billion metric tons of plastics have been produced since the 1950s, according to a new study published in the journal Science Advances. As of 2015, humans had generated 8.3 billion t...

Updated : 2018.05.21 18:04

[Graphic News] 68% of world population will live in urban areas by 2050: UN

Sixty-eight percent of the world‘s population will live in urban areas by the year 2050, the United Nation said Wednesday, up from the current 55 percent. The UN report predicted an extra 2.5 bil...

Updated : 2018.05.20 18:10

[Graphic News] Under the hammer: Record art auctions

A stunning nude that is the largest painting produced by Italian artist Amedeo Modigliani sold for $157.2 million in New York on Monday, becoming the fourth most expensive work of art sold at auctio...

Updated : 2018.05.17 18:34

[Graphic News] Seoul ranks 10th best city for university students

South Korean capital Seoul has been named the 10th best city in the world for university students, according to a report from the QS Best Student Cities Ranking. London overtook last year’s top-p...

Updated : 2018.05.16 18:07