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Gov’t to Offer Financial Support to Families Whose Breadwinners are Incarcerated

Gov’t to Offer Financial Support to Families Whose Breadwinners are Incarcerated

SEOUL, Oct. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — A system will be implemented in which the prosecution will provide financial help to families who have difficulty making ends meet due to the arrest of the head of their household. The Supreme Prosecutors’ Office said Monday it has prepared an emergency welfare support related system and it is [...]

S. Korean Families Feel Less Responsible for Supporting Children Until They’re Married

S. Korean Families Feel Less Responsible for Supporting Children Until They’re Married

SEOUL, Jun. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — An increasing number of families in South Korea are feeling less responsible for supporting their children until they are married. The Korea Institute for Health and Social Affairs (KIHASA), analyzing the change in views among married women on their responsibility of raising a child from 2003 to 2018, said [...]

More S. Korean Families Traveling with Adult Children: Study

More S. Korean Families Traveling with Adult Children: Study

SEOUL, May 7 (Korea Bizwire) — South Koreans prefer to travel with their families, a recent study has showed. Hana Tour Co., a South Korean travel agency, conducted a survey of 1,200 citizens, most of whom said they would like to travel with their family. The composition of family members, however, has been changing recently [...]