[Graphic News] How Internet usage has grown in Asia since 2000

Internet usage has grown all over Asia with China, India and Indonesia leading the way, according to recent data released by the Internet World Stats. The internet has grown widely in all parts of...

Updated : 2018.11.04 17:35

[Graphic News] Indonesia most generous country in world

Indonesia had named most generous country in the world followed by Australia in second place and New Zealand in third place, according to the British charity, Charities Aid Foundation. South Korea...

Updated : 2018.11.01 17:27

[Graphic News] Which Asian country has greatest hydropower capacity?

China leads the region in hydropower capacity, followed by India and Japan. According to the recent Hydropower Status Report, East Asia and the Pacific region have the highest annual increases in ...

Updated : 2018.10.31 17:51

[Graphic News] Domestic violence increases 74% in five years

The number of domestic violence cases reported to police was 279,082 in 2017 - a surge of 74 percent from the 160,272 cases recorded in 2013, data released by the National Police Agency showed. In...

Updated : 2018.10.30 18:09

[Graphic News] Rate of Korean children in state preschools among lowest in OECD

According to analysis of an Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development report titled "Education at a Glance 2018," South Korea's figure for children between the ages of 3 and 5 in state-r...

Updated : 2018.10.29 18:13

[Graphic News] Stanford most innovative university in world

For the fourth year running, Stanford University tops Reuters' ranking of the World's Most Innovative Universities, a list that identifies and ranks the educational institutions doing the most to ad...

Updated : 2018.10.25 17:13

[Graphic News] Number of women corporate executives increases, but ratio still low

The number of female executives at South Korea's top 100 companies doubled from five years ago to more than 200, but the increase in the ratio to the total number was still paltry, at 3.2 percent, t...

Updated : 2018.10.24 18:00

[Graphic News] Online malls losing visitors

Online shopping sites are losing visitors, whose numbers have fallen some 14 percent over the past two years, industry data showed. The six major online shopping malls had 77.97 million visitors i...

Updated : 2018.10.23 17:49

[Graphic News] Cost of climate-linked disasters soars: UN

The economic cost of climate-related disasters hit $2.25 trillion over the last two decades, an increase of more than 150 percent compared to the previous 20 years, the UN said Wednesday. The Unit...

Updated : 2018.10.22 18:01

[Graphic News] Spain set to have longest life expectancy in world

Life expectancy in 2040 is set to rise at least a little in all nations, but the rankings will change dramatically, with Spain taking the top spot while China and the United States trade places, res...

Updated : 2018.10.21 18:19

[Graphic News] Rice production forecast to fall 2.4% in 2018: data

South Korea's rice output is expected to fall slightly in 2018 from the previous year due to bad weather conditions during the harvest season and a decline in rice paddies, government data showed. ...

Updated : 2018.10.18 17:16

[Graphic News] S. Korea's ratio of doctors lowest among OECD countries

The overall number of hospital beds and medical equipment in South Korea exceeded other major economies, while the number of doctors was lowest, data has showed. South Korea had an average of 12 b...

Updated : 2018.10.17 17:53

[Graphic News] 28.6% of households have only one member

The number of single-person households continued to rise in South Korea last year. According to data compiled by Statistics Korea, households consisting of a single member totaled 5.62 million in ...

Updated : 2018.10.16 17:32

[Graphic News] Day care usage way below government 40% target: data

The proportion of children using national and public kindergartens and child care centers is expected to remain far short of 40 percent, the government's target, official data showed. President Mo...

Updated : 2018.10.15 17:43

[Graphic News] 73 journalists killed worldwide

At least 73 journalists and media staff were killed around the world in the first 10 months of the year, according to the International Federation of Journalists. The deadliest countries were Afgh...

Updated : 2018.10.14 17:54