Support Services For Foreign Spouses Of Korean Nationals

The number of Koreans marrying foreigners has skyrocketed in recent years. Foreign spouses, mostly women from other Asian countries,are increasingly becoming an important part of the Korean population. According to a survey, as of September 2013 the single largest group of marriage migrants was Vietnamese women, nearly 40,000. Non-Korean Chinese and ethnic-Korean Chinese women formed

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Movie Theaters With English Subtitles

Movie theaters in Korea raise problems for many of us, foreigners. You want to go to the movies in Korea but you don’t speak Korean… This could be a problem you might have, and we will solve it for you. Keep reading to find where you can watch Korean movies with English subtitles. The South

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Food – How To Eat Healthy While In Korea

Korean food comes in many shapes and sizes and they’re all delicious. For those of us that are either health conscious or calorie-tracking individuals here is some nutritional information on Korean food. Eating healthy in Korea should be easy, since their beloved Korean BBQ is served without any carb-heavy sides. While in the west you

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Differences In Work Ethics Between Korea And The West

Working in Korea is a very different experience than what you maybe used to in your home country. It is very important to understand and mindful of these differences. The lack of understanding can lead to disagreements and misunderstandings. Usually, these disputes occur due to differences in culture, language and work habits. These arguments are

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Stores in Korea – Where To Find What

When coming to Korea you have to figure out which stores you have to go for what. Following is a list of stores you can fin in the United states and their equivalent in South Korea. Let’s get ready to shop! Fast food! Who are we kidding? McDonald’s is still McDonald’s… They even come with

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2016-2017 Immigration Policy Changes/Updates

Every year the immigration and visa policies/laws are amended. It can be difficult to keep up to date on the new changes. Last week while renewing my visa, I realized that there have been several updates to the existing visa policies. The information is, at times, not readily available. Sometimes, the jargon used is too

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