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Netflix is releasing its Korean remake of Designated Survivor in July

South Korean heartthrob Lee Seung-gi is also set to return to Netflix with Bae Suzy.

A 7-month-old baby died after her parents allegedly left her alone for a week while they drank and played computer games

The couple initially claimed that they woke up to find the baby, but CCTV footage proved they didn't go home for a week.
Kim Yo Jong (center) claps at the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics – Women Preliminary Round Match - Switzerland v Korea on February 10, 2018.

Meet North Korea’s most powerful woman, Kim Yo Jong: Kim Jong Un’s 30-ish sister who was just spotted for the first time in 52 days

Kim Yo Jong, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's sister, was seen Monday at a propaganda event beside her brother and his wife.

Kpop star Psy admits Jho Low is his friend, and they even had dinner together in South Korea

In an Instagram post on Thursday (May 29), Psy said “it was an indisputable fact” that Low was a friend.

Time to update your Instagram feed: This cafe in South Korea has what appears to be a staircase to heaven

Many Instagrammers have already mastered the art of ascending to the skies.
A man stands in front of an electronic board showing stock information at a brokerage house in Hefei, Anhui province, in China.

World stocks are slumping as bad economic data point to a global slowdown

Asian, European and US stocks fell on Thursday as weak German, French, and South Korean data offset earnings beats by Microsoft and Facebook.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at a welcome ceremony in Pyongyang.

South Korea’s president lost 12 of his teeth from stress — and it points to the country’s troubling work culture

South Korean President Moon Jae-in worked so hard that he lost twelve teeth due to stress, a South Korean ambassador told Business Insider Poland.

Samsung’s new flower vase doubles as a throwable fire extinguisher to protect South Korean residents from fires

Most people fight fire with water - but Samsung’s fighting fire with flower vases.
North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un (L) and South Korean President Moon Jae-in (R) shake hands over the military demarcation line upon meeting for the Inter-Korean Summit on April 27, 2018 in Panmunjom, South Korea.

North and South Korea’s peace process takes a major backward step as Pyongyang pulls out of DMZ liaison office

Analysts say North Korea withdrew from the office because South Korea did not show enough influence as a mediator between Pyongyang and Washington.
Shipping containers are seen piled up at a port in Qingdao, Shandong province December 10, 2013.

A data point seen as the bellweather for global trade just tanked — and ‘the floor is not yet in sight’

South Korea's 20-day exports, seen as a canary in the coal mine for the global economy, dropped 5%. Exports to China and Japan fell by more than 10%.